Saturday, June 13, 2009

Newsletter #43

Hello Fellow Flaunters!

Count Down to Stocktaking Sale.

It’s that time of the year again...
To avoid having to count everything in the shop, we are having a sale. YAY!!

Monday 8th of June to Sunday 14th of June we will have 20% off storewide*
Monday 15th of June to Sunday 21st of June it will be 15% off storewide*
Monday 22nd of June till Sunday 28th of June it will reduce to 10% off storewide*

* Excludes all electronic cutting machines, classes, crops and gift vouchers.
* No stamps will be given, and flaunter credits cannot be redeemed.
*No rainchecks.

The shop will be closed Monday 29th June for stocktaking.
We apologies for any inconvenience.
New Stock
In Store Now
Imaginisce – Wild Things Paper and Embellishments Hiedi Swap Mega Masks
KI Family Times, Girly Girl, Little Guy Papers American Craft Mini Marks Rub-ons
Kaiser Airy Fairy, K-bots and Argentella Rangers Blending Tool and Foam
Pebbles Inc Themed stickers

Restock Coming Soon
Glossy Accents Fancy Pants Craft Range
American Craft Thicker Alphas Basic Grey New Ranges
Bazzill Carven Albums 8x8 & 12x12
Tombow Glue American Craft
Magic Mount AMM Totes
Glue Pens Tombow Tape Runners
Scotch Glue
Have you caught the
Get it quick because it’s only available until the end of June 2009

Purchase the Cricut Expression 12” Electronic Cutter for just $700 (inc GST)
with a FREE Design Studio valued at $190!
(Plaintin Schoolbook and Accent Essentials Cartridges included)

Get the Cuttlebug Machine for just $139 (inc GST)
get a bonus “Leaves and Netting “die.

Friday 16th - Sunday 18th October 2009
Ern Halliday School Camp
Whitfords Avenue, Hillarys

When it comes to taking photos of ourselves (women), we all want to get the most flattering results possible, here are some great tips to help you out…
· Have your subject stand with their shoulders pointing towards the camera.
· By tilting your subject's head you will acheive a more feminine, graceful pose.

Jodie’s Challenge for the Fortnight!
Are you up for a challenge? Well this is the place to look. I will be setting a challenge each fortnight. The challenges will also be on the blog as well. So get ready to go....
Challenge 6
Complete a card or layout using the following Sketch: Entries must be in by 18th June 2009. Winner will receive $10 voucher.

Pagemap courtesy of Becky Fleck.Find more maps at

We still have 4 ladies sending in their pages each week. Your scrapbook pages must be bursting from the edges.
Remember you can join in any time, as long as you complete a page every week and show us!!!
Congratulations so far to the following people who have successfully completed thirteen weeks of pages:

Lisa Goddard,
Rhonda Cunnington,
Lisa Lofthouse and
Tina Haas

Have a Brag!!!
Do you know someone who has been published, won a challenge on a site, or been recognised for papercraft. Then let us know.

Congratulations to Natasha Devos for winning this months Flaunters Pack. You have a $15.00 voucher to shop in store with. Packs are available each month from the 20th with limited packs available.

Congratulations to Lorraine Carlson for winning the May Sketch Challenge on

Class Schedule
June and July 2009
*Most materials included.

Ladies we love to please you (no we are not your husband’s!!!) with classes that are interesting and invigorating. Let us know what you would like to see in our classes, when you would like them held and the price you would pay for a class. For every suggestion of a valid class idea we will enter you into a draw to win a free class! So get your thinking caps on!!

Leonie’s Book of Heritage – Duration 3 hours (1st Saturday of the month)
“Moments in Time” - This month join Leonie in her monthly class and she will help you create a beautiful double page layout. You will learn the tricks to creating your own “Book of Heritage”. Each month a new technique will be introduced. Come in and have a wander around to see some of Leonie’s layouts and other little projects she has worked on.
Saturday 6th June 1pm - $25 (3 spots left)

Leonie’s Sketch Club – Duration 3 hours
Leonie will show you how to interpret sketches to create your very own one of a kind layout. Starting from a basic sketch learn how to add different elements to create a masterpiece. You are able to use your own scrapbooking stash or purchase product from the shop. This is an ongoing class that will run bi-monthly.
Sunday 14th June 1pm - $10 (4 spots left)

The Cricut Club – “Tags, bags, boxes and more”
Jodie will demonstrate the versatility of the Cricut Machine by exploring a new cartridge each month. Come along and create lovely layouts, OTO and invites as well as learn some new handy hints. Don’t forget to bring your lunch or snack.
Sunday 21st June 1pm – Cost $25 -

Grunge Girl – Duration 3 hours
Don’t know what to do with Grunge?! Have fun learning about the versatility of this fabulous product from Tim Holtz. You will create a fun, funky layout and get to play with some fun products!
Sunday 28th June – 1pm - $30

Still to come
Machine stitching and altered alpha
8x8 Album in a Day!!

The 4 Step Program
That you can tell everyone about!
This course is just a beginning, but what a way to start.
Please phone us for dates as they are run on demand.
If you book in for all 4 steps, at the same time, you will pay only $70. That’s a discount of $10.

Step 1 - Discover Scrapbooking. Duration – 2.5 hours
In this class you will learn how store and organise your photos, what the essential tools are, and the different themes you can scrap. By the end of the class you will have a single page layout and a greater Scrapbooking knowledge.

Step 2 - The Journey Begins. Duration - 2 hours
During this class you will be shown how to effectively use your trimmer, work with chipboard and create a single page layout using 2 patterned papers, brads and computer journaling. You will leave with a single page layout that you can show off with pride.

Step 3 - Map Your Page. Duration - 2 hours
On your single page layout you will work with sketches and page maps. You will also get to use the Big Shot, create pockets, journaling and eyelets.

Step 4 – An Adventure with Embellishments. Duration - 2 hours
The single page layout you create will include how to use rub ons, stamping, ribbons and transparencies!

We would appreciate if class participants could arrive 15 to 30 minutes early to ensure that classes can start on time, as there are some classes that require you to choose your materials. All class durations are an estimate only.

+All classes (excluding The 4 Step Program) and crops require you to bring along a Basic Tool Kit, which consists of a 12” trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil, eraser, adhesive, pens, cutting mat. +

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

The Scrap N Yap Zone
Phone us on 9498 0097 to secure your seat. Remember we only have 15 spaces! A crop night is a great time for you and your friends to meet at the shop. You need to bring your own tools, supplies and projects to work on but....... the shop is open if you require anything during the evening. A light supper is provided, along with a door prize and demonstration on the night. You will have a whole table to yourself to work on. If you don’t know anybody, it is a great way to meet fantastic ladies who also scrapbook, card make, paper craft.
Don’t forget to redeem your free crop on your Flaunter Card!

13th June – Saturday – 6pm till midnight – Fully Booked
20th June – Saturday – noon till midnight – Extreme Scrap n Yap Fully Booked
27th June – Saturday – 6pm till midnight – Only 6 spots left
11th July – Saturday – 6pm till midnight
25th July – Saturday – 6pm till midnight
8th August – Saturday – 6pm till midnight
22nd August – Saturday – 6pm till midnight
29th August – Saturday – noon till midnight - Extreme Scrap n Yap

Daytime Scrap N Yap and Card Mania – Wednesdays 10am – 2pm
We have organised a weekly get together for all paper craft enthusiasts. We provide the venue and the use of our workshop machines. Come along, be creative, chat, make friends, and get out of the house! Tea and Coffee are available but you will need to BYO lunch.
*Cost $5.00. 15 places available.

Family Frenzy – (Last Sunday of the Month) 10am – 3pm
Come along to our monthly get together. It is a chance for you to spend quality time with your family completing your projects or albums. Bring your daughters, mothers, sons and even husbands to sit, scrap and relax. You can use our workshop machines, pick our brains (yuk) and have a good time.
*Cost $5.00 per person. 15 places left, bookings are essential.

Junior Scrap N Yaps –Tuesdays, 3.30pm – 5.00pm. (Weekly during the school term)
The idea of the Junior Scrap N Yaps is to give the kids a chance to meet others who like to scrapbook. There will be no formal teaching of techniques but the staff in the shop will supervise the kids and offer help and suggestions. Unfortunately we are unable to have children under the age of 8 unless an adult accompanies them. All the kids need to bring is a basic tool kit** and any project that they want to work on.
Cost $5.00. Bookings are essential.


We have a variety of other services that we offer here at Scrap It - Flaunt It, they include:

LATE NIGHT SHOPPING. 6pm till 9pm, during Scrap N Yaps. Please come to the rear of the building. (THIS Saturday)

GIFT VOUCHERS – A gift voucher is always the perfect solution for any scrapbooker. This allows them to choose exactly what they like.

WISH LISTS – for those with family and friends who don’t know what to buy you! All you have to do is come into the shop and fill out your list, let them know to contact us and we will do the rest!!!

8 WEEK LAY BY – Available to all with only a 10% deposit followed by with regular payments.

CHILDRENS & ADULTS BIRTHDAY PARTIES – We work with you to plan a project for the attendees. We will supply the teacher, product, lollies on the tables as well as a small gift for the birthday child. You can bring along the party food or cake for after the lesson. Call the shop for more details.

Happy Scrapping,

Lysandra, Maureen, Big Jodie,
Little Jode, Leonie & Rose
The Girls at Scrap It-Flaunt It

9/49 Williams st
Armadale WA 6112
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday 9.30am – 5.00pm
Sundays and Public Holidays 10am – 4.00pm
08 9498 0097

About US

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Kelmscott, W.A., Australia
Providing a playground of colours, papers and embellishments that will captivate, motivate and inspire the creative and personal needs within us all.