NEW! Make It Market Kit Coming Soon! County Fair

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For years, Betsy Veldman has been known in the industry as an innovator and a trendsetter.  As we mentioned in February, she is now taking that talent to a whole new level as she develops her skills as a product designer and coordinator for Papertrey Ink!   Betsy will be releasing kits periodiclaly throughout the year.  There is no set schedule, but when they are released it will be on the 1st of the month.  You will see an announcment and sneak peeks of a new kit coming on the 15th of the release prior, so today I get to announce the latest kit!

Here are a few general details about the Make It Market Kits…

  • They will be released periodically throughout the year.  If a kit is coming soon, the announcement will be made on the 15th and then the kit actually released on the following 1st of the month.
  • These kits as a whole will be exclusive limited edition.  Because of the specialty products they contain, there are limited quantities of the kits.  
  • NEW PRE-ORDER POLICY: If a kit sells out of it's original inventory within the first 24 hours, we will make additional kits available as pre-order items for a publicized length of time.  Customers should know that pre-ordered kits could potentially have small product substitutions of equal value.  Also, shipping times for the pre-ordered kits can vary greatly depending on the number of pre-orders received and how much inventory vendors have on hand. It can range anywhere from 4-10 weeks.  You will be notified via email when your pre-ordered kit has shipped.
  • The kits will contain exclusive product that Betsy has designed especially for the kit.  The products will not available for purchase separately.
  • They will also contain high quality accessories, embellishments and tools that we do not sell elsewhere in the store.
  • The prices will vary depending on the kit.  They are shipped separately in their own box, free U.S. shipping is included.  (You may contact Customer Service about any specific kit and the applicable international shipping charges that may apply)
  • Promotional team members will showcase sneak peeks of the kit on the 15th of the month prior to a kit being released.  They will post their full projects on the last day of the month, with the projects highlighted in the newsletter on the 1st of the month.
  • During the months that a kit is being released, they will be available for sale at 10pm EST on the night of the 1st.


The next Make It Market Kit will be released on August 1st and it is entitled "County Fair".  This kit is seriously the best yet!  If paper crafting is all about *fun* for you, then you are definitely gonna want to get your hands on this kit!  Of course there are gorgeous limited edition stamps and innovative dies, but all of the special little extras  that Betsy has included are truly inspiring!  You will love mixing and matching all of the unique embellishments on your cards and experimenting with the fabulous packaging supplies to wrap up some special gifts!  And the colors!  Just amazing!!!!!!!!

We have sneak peeks to share with you below!  Here are the important dates to remember regarding the NEW! Limited Edition County Fair Kit!

July 15th, 7am EST: Sneak Peeks will be showcased here on the blog (below).

July 31st, 7am EST: The Promotional Team will be sharing projects on their blogs using the kit.  The full kit contents and price will also be outlined here on the blog.

August 1st, 10pm EST: The County Fair Kit will be available for sale on our website.

Here are the sneak peeks of the County Fair Kit from the Make It Market Kit Promotional Team!


Betsy says, "County fairs are the highlight of the summer!  From quilt shows to pie baking contests, midway rides and gunny sack races, fair days are filled with old-fashioned down home goodness,,,and this kit is reminiscent of all those things.  I can't wait to show you all of the things we've packed into it…I think we have a fe fun surprises in store for you!"


Danielle says, "Oh my heavens…the patterns, the stamps, the multitude of dies! The possibilities of this kit are amazing!! You will absolutely fall in love with the charm in this sweet card kit. I'm sure County Fair will bring back sweet summer memories for you, like it has for me. Once again, I am enamored with Betsy's choice of contents! SO MUCH fun!"


Dawn says, "Hold on to your hats, friends, because this newest kit from Betsy may just be the cutest one yet!  I can't get over all the adorable details in the stamps and dies, not to mention all the extras in this kit!  Who doesn't love a county fair?!  You're gonna love this one for sure!"


Heather says, "County Fairs are just what summertime is made of and Betsy put together a box of summertime goodness that you will fall in love with. Tickets and ribbons and carnival rides have me nostalgic for going to the county and state fair when I was younger and anxious to take my family in just a few weeks time. I had so much fun creating with all of the fun elements – there isn't a detail that was missed!"


Melissa says, "Get ready to celebrate!  The Make it Market Kit:  County Fair is full of sweet surprises that will leave you smiling and ready to create.  Opening the box is like giving yourself a party with every last detail perfectly thought out.”

We look forward to seeing you back here on July 31st when we reveal the full kit AND offer a gift certificate giveaway equal to the value of the kit!  What do you think of what you have seen so far in the sneak peeks?  Are you excited to see what kinds of goodies Betsy will have in store for you with this kit?  We just know you are going to love everything about it!

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