|Posted: 2/1/2013 5:29:48 PM|
So I was putting items in my bucket and realized..I had WAY more embellishments than paper. Way more.
I'm an embellishment junkie, way can I say
So what do you fill your cart with...paper or embellishments? Is it an even mix?
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Loc: Ontario, Canada
|Posted: 2/1/2013 5:31:00 PM|
It's always paper for me!
Loc: Greenville, SC
|Posted: 2/1/2013 5:44:44 PM|
Normally I would say paper, but this time it might be an even mix. I am low on both!! (I know how could that happen!!) but, I'll get back to you on that in about an hour i'm filling my bucket now.
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|Posted: 2/1/2013 5:51:42 PM|
Ive been trying to not but paper lately since I have tons but the new elle's studio sucked me in! I have quite the cart going!
|Posted: 2/1/2013 6:13:27 PM|
I'll probably buy one or two alphas, maybe a sheet of other stickers, an embellishment pack and the rest of my order will be paper.
I do buy a lot of embellishments at the craft shop rather than online though - things like paper flowers, bling, buttons, brads and ribbon, I tend to buy the shop's own brand rather than the more expensive scrapbooking manufacturer's version. I can usually get a match and it leaves me more money for paper
|Posted: 2/1/2013 6:26:34 PM|
Normally it is paper but this last order I would say was an even mix. I have more paper than I will ever use so I am trying to stock up on embellishments these days.
Loc: DFW, TX
|Posted: 2/1/2013 7:06:11 PM|
Both! I love paper but love it even more with fun stuff on it.
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Loc: LI, NY
|Posted: 2/1/2013 7:16:05 PM|
Lately, it has been paper.
Loc: Colorado, but a Texan at heart
|Posted: 2/1/2013 7:30:06 PM|
I used to mostly do paper, becuase it's more economical. But recently I'm doing a pretty even mix, and I'm loving all the fun pre-made and dimensional embellishments!
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|Posted: 2/1/2013 7:52:26 PM|
My purchasing has been a little lopsided lately,too. So many cute embellishments and goodies out right now! I need to even it out a little and order a few more papers so I can use up all the delicious embellishments I seem to have overindulged in,lol!
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|Posted: 2/1/2013 8:04:56 PM|
embellishments. I have enough pp to make any look work pretty much.
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|Posted: 2/1/2013 10:34:09 PM|
It always used to be paper and I still buy plenty of pp but lately I've been getting more embellishments. A lot of the layouts I've been pinning/bookmarking have been inspiring me to branch out and try new things vs. keeping very simple. Loving all the new options and fun things I have to play with!
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|Posted: 2/1/2013 10:36:06 PM|
Definitely paper for me. I love a good embellishment or sticker too but if push comes to shove I always go for the paper.
Loc: Elmhurst Illinois
|Posted: 2/1/2013 10:58:28 PM|
I am a paper lover. I have way more paper than I can possibly ever use and yet I keep buying more.
Loc: New Zealand
|Posted: 2/1/2013 11:08:30 PM|
Loc: Lost in thought
|Posted: 2/2/2013 7:00:44 AM|
As if I can resist anything pretty?
I've been a dilettante, but I'm thinking of dabbling in something else.
Loc: Geelong, Victoria, Australia
|Posted: 2/2/2013 7:32:13 AM|
Paper! I am deffinately into paper, especially those sheets you can cut out images and use them as embellishments. I have a harder time mixing and matching my embellies so I choose mostly paper cause I get more for my money that way
Loc: Hillsboro, TX
|Posted: 2/2/2013 7:47:04 AM|
Pretty evenly embellishments and paper.
Wait...no, that's a lie....prolly more paper...
Loc: Ontario Canada
|Posted: 2/2/2013 7:49:06 AM|
Paper for me for sure. But I've been really trying to balance it more recently with embellies. I think the embellies are just harder to get a feel for online vs in person. But at my LSS, they often don't stock the embellies that go with a line Like, I've never seen the Glitz rhinestones (the giant ones) in person, but I've added them to my cart, and hope they look good
|Posted: 2/2/2013 8:24:31 AM|
for me it is paper, paper, paper .... I am farily certain it is a true addiction
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|Posted: 2/2/2013 8:38:47 AM|
I always get way more paper than I need! I love paper!!
|Posted: 2/2/2013 8:44:59 AM|
Paper. Embellishments are more expensive. With paper, I get the pretty without all the cost.
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Loc: Easton, Massachusetts
|Posted: 2/2/2013 10:15:04 AM|
I'm an embellish type of girl.
|Posted: 2/2/2013 10:26:59 AM|
I always seem to go for stamps, embellishments, and collection kits. So basically, just about everything!
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Loc: New York
|Posted: 2/2/2013 10:49:55 AM|
I think it's because I have about an inch of paper that I want to blow thru this winter. When I'm done with that then I'll start considering buying more paper.
But embellishments often inspire me to add more and more paper ( to go with the colors on the embellishment, so I'm very happy, because I want to use the paper I've got!
My only "resolution" this year was to use my paper stash. I'm doing a pretty good job of it too.
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Loc: Southern California
|Posted: 2/2/2013 10:54:06 AM|
Paper, but I put some collections that had stickers in there too. To ever have enough to make it worthwhile for me, I would have to probably throw some tools in to.
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|Posted: 2/2/2013 11:10:04 AM|
I usually have more paper, but I've realized recently that my embellishment selection is getting very small, so I've been trying to expand. My latest order has 5 embellishment items (one of which is a 3 pack of washi) and 19 pieces of pp. That's a lot more balanced than it usually is!
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|Posted: 2/2/2013 1:06:07 PM|
Paper gets me every time. But I also have a whole cart filled with alphas right now.
|Posted: 2/2/2013 1:47:38 PM|
For me, paper. I'm a moderate embellisher so I don't need huge gobs of embellishments and often those I favour come in packs of many (ie. buttons, wood veneers, pins, etc.) so I don't need to refill them as often. It's harder to find the nicer paper lines over here so it's more convenient for me to buy paper from 2Peas.
|Posted: 2/2/2013 1:51:57 PM|
Most times paper and then I don't have any embellies... I really need to learn to make them myself with all this paper I have.
Loc: Adelaide, Australia
|Posted: 2/2/2013 5:51:45 PM|
I can't afford to fill my scrapping bucket here at 2peas - the shipping costs to Australian are crazy! .. It's way more for shipping here than any other online US scrap store.
I shop locally and get the same items at good prices and usually with free shipping.
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|Posted: 2/2/2013 6:56:59 PM|
Paper, paper, and more paper. I'm a patterned paper fanatic, besides, I can't afford too many embellishments. I do well enough with my paper.
|Posted: 2/2/2013 8:08:26 PM|
I try to make it a pretty even mix. It doesn't do me much good to have one without the other.
However, at this point I could probably order nothing but embellishments for the rest of the year. I highly doubt I would run out of paper.
Loc: Belle Plaine, MN
|Posted: 2/2/2013 9:27:06 PM|
Loc: Dallas, TX
|Posted: 2/2/2013 10:29:31 PM|
It's usually Thickers, but I don't have any more room for them so gotta use some of my stash before buying more!
|Posted: 2/2/2013 11:01:05 PM|
I just hit buy on a cart yesterday and there were way more embellishments than paper.
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|Posted: 2/2/2013 11:03:14 PM|
Bellis for me.. I am all about the bling...
|Posted: 2/3/2013 2:50:15 AM|
I love stamps, so they may be tied with embellies on some orders. Not too many of each of these.
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