Tuesday, December 25, 2007

~ New Year Greetings from Macy ~

As 2007 comes to an end, we look forward to another fun, creative and promising 2008! We, at Papier already have lots of exciting and new products lined up for you to welcome the new year . Up first will be Hero Arts 2008 debut collection of wood-mounted and clear stamps in various cool and fun themes such as Stamping Fun, Stamping Garden, Clear Style and Clear Playful. They have just arrived in-store, so be the first to own them.

Oh! And since Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day is also just around the corner, don’t forget to replenish your cardmaking and scrapbooking supplies now with great bargains this month. The new stamp designs, papers and embellishments in-store will be a great addition to your existing supplies. On such a nostalgic occasion, don’t forget to make your family and friends feel special with a handmade heartfelt greeting or scrapbook gift – for more idea see 'Think Box' section below.

Now, let’s get the hands working!

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2008
from all of us at Papier!

Merry Stamping & Scrapbooking!
With much love,
Macy @ Papier

Monday, December 24, 2007

New - Cardmaking Workshops

Workshops Cardmaking with Hero Arts 2008

Get ready for new cardmaking workshops coming up in 2008.
Take this splendid opportunity to work with the new Hero Arts stamp collection.
Check our blog for new updates.

Craft Ideas for CNY & V'day

~ Craft ideas for Chinese New Year ~

- Make this CNY unique with pocket cards or tag cards and insert
various greetings into the pockets
- Turn your greeting card into a CNY decorative ornament with
die-cut tag shapes and assorted die-cut shapes so the recipient
can use as decorative ornament on the cumquat plants or in the
- Make a 12x12 scrapbook page of your family tree or past family
reunion photos to be framed and present to your parents/loved
ones for keepsakes
- Create a mini album of your CNY resolutions for keepsakes
- Create a mini album/scrapbook album highlighting special
occasions and/or events of the past 12 months which is
memorable and special to you and your loved one(s)

~ Craft ideas for Valentine’s Day ~

- Create a special handmade greeting for your loved one(s) with
the ready-die-cut mini album by Basic Grey – just add photos
and decorate with the pre-die-cut embellishments. Personalise
with some stickers, rub-ons, flowers and ribbons for that
“handmade by you” factor
- Create a scrapbook album for your partner with photos of both of
you at special events, occasions, vacations or ‘just together’ moments.
Journal each page or photo and personalise with your very own
sweet messages so that he/she knows how you really feel about him/her
Don’t forget to add in those memorable keepsakes like your first movie
ticket stubs, or the first train ticket you bought together. He/she will be
definitely by touched with this gift
- Create a mini calendar for 2008 and personalise each month/page with
your photos and a message so that your loved one(s) can be reminded
of how much you care throughout each calendar month of the new year

New Year 2-Day Specials!

Calling all Papier Club Members!!!
Call in-store for details of promotion & Blackboard Specials!

Coming up – Don’t miss out on the

New Year 2-Day Specials from

Dec 31, 2007 to Jan 1, 2008!

Table Top Die-cutting System

Quickutz - Revolution Table Top Die-cutting System

- Personal die-cutting system
- Easy and convenient usage
- No electricity required
- Stylish in black and silver
- Tool Kit comes with stylish black and silver storage box,
embossing mat, and cutting mat
- Works with all Quickutz 2”x2” , 4”x4” and the all new cookie
cutter dies
- Endless creative possibilities
- Cuts papers, cardstocks, craft foam, sticker paper and vellum

December Goodies

Just Arrived

Colorbox Ink Pads

a) Mica Magic
- Pigment + Iridescent sheen
- Ideal for most surfaces – glass, metal, foil, leather, polymer clay & paper
- Acid free & archival
- Fast drying
- Heat set for faster drying and permanence
- Permanent, waterproof and light fast when heat set

b) Paintbox Pigment Ink Pads
- Pigment ink pad in collections of harmonious hues
- Option plates which are removable for convenient usage
- Alter option plates to get various colour combinations
- Names of colours like Daffodil, Papaya Cream, Thistle, Rosebud, Glacier Ice, Pistachio
and more – sounds good enough to eat!

American Crafts – The Color of Memories -
2 New Collections Metropolitan & A La Carte
- Check out the new range of papers, flower assortments, foam stickers, vinyl stickers and more
- Flower assortments available in paper, plastic, foam and felt
- 3-D foam and vinyl stickers make perfect page titles
- Printed ribbons in various themes – Birthday, Baby, Fanciful designs

(great for gift wrapping and card making)
- D-ring cloth album available in 6 colours (black, brown, green, blue, red and pink)

Sunday, November 18, 2007

~ A Note From Macy ~

Welcome to Papier’s blog. We’ll be updating frequently so you can be the first to catch what’s new at Papier. If you’d just like to learn about new techniques or tools, don’t miss out on the 'Tool of the Month' section below. We hope the Papier blog, which will replace our conventional Creative Splash newsletters will give your faster access to the happenings @ Papier.
Most of all, we’d love to see you at Papier soon!
~ A Note From Macy ~
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Tis the season to start planning and making those gift cards, tags and handcrafted goodies. With all the new tools & techniques for the upcoming season, there’s really no reason why this year shouldn’t be another year of ‘specially handmade for you’ gifts and more to impress your loved ones. Read on to find out about what’s new and in-store at Papier this festive season.

With greeting rub-ons from Making Memories and Pebbles Inc., making those greetings has never been easier. If you’re a stamper, check out our latest and hottest Christmas/Winter stamps from Hot Off The Press, Hero Arts and more. This year, the collector’s designer acrylic stamps are a truly must have! If you’ve never picked up an acrylic stamp before, come by Papier and try stamping with one. You will fall head over heels with these beautiful, easy to maintain and store collector’s must haves!

Well, if you still enjoy the ole’ classic wood mounted stamps, check out the new designs by Hero Arts and Stamp It!

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We’ve also included a gift idea section to give you a head-start planning your gift list now, or if you’d like to pass it along to your friend or loved ones as your very own ‘wish list’. We’ll do better this year, if you have a wish list and would like us to keep that for you in-store, just drop off your ‘wish list’ with us and get your loved ones to check it out when they are shopping for your gift.

Happy stamping & scrapbooking as always!

With much love,
Macy @ Papier

November's Monthly Specials

Don’t forget to check out our ‘Monthly Specials’ ranging from scrapbooking contests to awesome discounts to scrap-happening parties.
Our ‘Monthly Specials’ is something you really don’t want to miss!

1. For the months of November to December, accumulated purchases of RM600 (from Nov 1 to Dec 31st) will entitle you to a ONE YEAR free Papier membership. So, start collecting your receipts today and become a Papier member*. (see terms & conditions in-store)

2. To celebrate the season, with any purchase of RM250(PCM) and RM300 (non PCM) you are entitled a chance to take part in the LUCKY WINNER CONTEST (*not valid with other promotions). Valid for one entry per receipt only. The lucky winner will win a Curvy Cutter Starter Kit! Entries will be drawn on Dec 30th 2007!


Blog Specials

(Valid in November 2007 only and based on a first come first served basis!)

To entitle you to get the following specials, all you need to do is mention the Papier Love blog!

Buy any Silhouette 20 Prepaid Downloads and get 10% OFF the Silhouette Digital Craft Cutter! Hurry, as only 2 units are available.

3 units of Quickutz Squeeze Tool starter kit available at only RM400! Save RM59.90! (colours limited to available stock only).

November PCM Specials (2)

If you are already a Papier Club Member (PCM), lookout for special members only discounts. If you would like to be a Papier Club Member (PCM), all you need to do is spend a minimum of RM350 and you will receive the following:

1) Accumulated reward points
2) Birthday specials
3) Monthly Discounts/and Specials
4) Other privileges
5) Free one year membership


This month’s specials are on the following items:

* Quickutz Accessories
* Creating Keepsakes Magazines
* Bazzill Basics cardstock (all)
* Making Memories Paint Kits

Note: For details of promotions, check in-store! Also, don’t forget to check out our Monthly Blackboard Specials when you are at Papier.

November PCM Specials!

If you are already a Papier Club Member (PCM), you are in luck as you are entitled to many many specials throughout the year.


~ November cropping session ~

Date: Saturday, 17th November 2007
Time: 10.30am – 1.30 p.m
Cost: FOC for PCM members (please register in advance)


~ December Cropping Session ~

Date: Sunday, December 16th 2007
Time: 10.30 am – 1.30 p.m.
Cost: FOC for PCM members (please register in advance)


Note: Pls note all cropping sessions require pre-registration as space is limited.

New - November Workshops

If you want to know what scrapbooking is all about, or if you are an advanced scrapper, or if you would like to make a personalised gift for that special someone, check out our ‘Scrapbooking Class Schedule’ for our new classes.

* New Workshops

Mini Album (Special Projects)
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Learn to make a 6x6 album complete with layouts and photos ready to give away as a meaningful gift or personalise as keepsakes. All materials will be provided for this workshop though you are required to bring your own photos for the project. To view firsthand a sample of the mini albums that you can make, visit Papier. Please call Papier to find out more about the class requirements and details.
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Paint It! (scrapbooking)

Get creative with acrylic paints, foam stamps and more. During the class you will complete a 12x12 layout and learn to make these paints work for you!

Ho! Ho! Ho! (cardmaking)
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Instead of buying Christmas cards for your friends and family this year, why not learn to make fun Christmas greeting cards and/or tags instead? You will also be able to try out the Quickutz Squeeze Tool in this session and work with new Christmas acrylic stamps and more!
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Note: All sessions must be pre-registered and pre-paid and is subject to certain terms & conditions. For the workshop schedules & appointments, please call Papier @ 03-7725 4815!

Circle Scissor

Ever wondered about how a certain scrapbooking tool worked? Or have you already purchased a certain tool and don’t quite know how to use it to reach its maximum effect? The ‘Tool of the Month’ section will highlight various scrapbooking tools with a step-by-step tutorial complete with pics to help you use your tool to create fantastic projects and layouts.

EK Success – Circle Scissor

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The EK Success Circle Scissor is just what you need for cutting circles. Cutting circles has never been easier with this easy to maneuver and no-fuss tool. The EK Success Circle Scissor is able to cut and draw circles from 1.0” to 6.0”, has a non-slip grip and is so easy to handle. If you are worried about replacement blades, they are available too! This tool is available in hot pink and is also best used with glass mat (EK Glass Mat). The EK Success Circle Scissor also caters to both right and left-handed scrappers.


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1. Place a piece of patterned paper/cardstock on top of the EK Glass Mat

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2. Adjust the circle size that you want

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3. Turn the handle clockwise until it comes full circle

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4. Lift the EK Success Circle Scissor and remove the circle of patterned paper /cardstock

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5. Repeat if you desire to cut more circles

Idea Gallery

We are always on the lookout to showcase all your wonderful scrapbooking layouts and projects. Send all your fabulous layouts, cards, tags, mini albums and etc. to papierlove@yahoo.com and will add it to our ‘Idea Gallery’.

November Goodies!

What’s new, IN and hot this season?
Check out our ‘New Products’ from your favourite scrapbooking manufacturers.

Just arrived

KI Memories

Noel range (pics unavailable)

K& Company

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* Peppermint Twist (Christmas)
Compromises of ~ album, papers, grand adhesions (3D stickers), tags, with lots glitter and bright colours to bring on the cheerfulness of the season

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* Wild Saffron (Pretty daisies & butterflies)
Compromises of ~ albums, papers, stickers, tags, rub-ons, chipboard letters and more!

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EK SuccessCircle Scissor
Cutting circles has never been easier with this easy to maneuver, no-fuss tool (precision cut)

- cuts and draws circles from 1.0” to 6.0”
- has a non-slip grip and easy to handle
- replacement blades are available
- tool available in a hot pink colour
- best used with glass mat (EK Glass Mat)
- suitable for both right or left-handed crafters

QuickutzSilhouette Digital Craft Cutter

- cuts papers from 3.0”x 3.0” up to 12.0”length
- cuts various materials such as vellums, cardstocks, wood paper, and more
- works with PC & MAC (require software download)
- no dies/cartridges required (no storage problem)
- access to designs 24 hours (online)
- Replacement parts available

Quickutz Revolution Cookie Cutter Dies

- get creative with Cookie Cutter dies (mix & match designs)
- much asier storage and endless creative possibilities
- available in various designs – alphabets, basic shapes, phrases and more


Gift ideas for Christmas (in denominations of RM50, RM100, RM200 and above)

Gift Ideas below RM50

  • Gift Vouchers in RM10 denominations

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  • Scrapbook Page Kits

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  • Stamp sets from Hero Arts

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  • Circle Journals by Pebbles Inc (create a stylish and meaningful keepsake), pass it to family/friends for their personalized input or simply use it as a personal journal


Gift Ideas below RM100

  • Scrapbook albums – 8”x8”, 12”x12” ~ give the gift of creative memory keeping with our range of designer acid free albums
  • Scrapbook Kits ( papers & embellishments included)
  • Quicktstampz (beautiful clear stamps from Quickutz) – available in theme kits
  • Tools for the tool savvy – Honeybee Non-Stick Scissors & Tweezer Value Pack (a cardmaker and scrapbooker’s ideal tool kit)
  • Craft punches from Paper Shapers available in small to large sizes

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  • Publication – Joy of Cardmaking, Card Creations, and other scrapbooking books & magazines

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  • Mimi Totes – stylish totes for stamp and ink storage, embellishment totes for the stylish stamper/scrapbooker

  • Workshops – sign up your loved one(s) for a scrapbooking or cardmaking workshop

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  • Christmas Stamp Sets – new clear and wood mounted stamps by Hero Arts


Gift Ideas from RM200 and above

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  • Scrapbooking kits
  • Scrapbooking hampers
  • Scrapbooking storage