Posts in the ‘Stationery’ Category

Personalized Ink Stamps

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

tiny prints personalized stamps

Tiny Prints week at Sweet Peas & Stilettos continues with another great daily steal of a deal. All day today you can save 35% OFF Stamps & Embossers. I know you probably get a bunch of those free stickers in the mail with your address printed on them. I am not sure why so many people send those?? Anyhow, those are fine to use on bills, but these custom ink stamps are great on letters and invitations. You can pick one up to use on your holiday cards and then continue to use it all year long. And you don’t just have to make address stamps…how about one with your initial that you can use in books or on notepaper? And there is something very historic and beautiful about embossing. I haven’t used an embosser in a million years, it might be kind of fun to actually have one for my family. Go take a look and see what you think for yourself. They are both certainly great personalized holiday gifts. Keep on saving and I’ll have another great Tiny Prints deal for you tomorrow!

Oh one more thing – the promo code to save on the stamps and embossers is: CYBER1128 and the deal expires tonight. Wednesday, 11/28/12, at 11:59 pm PST.

Personalized Notebooks

Monday, November 26th, 2012


Tiny Prints week on Sweet Peas & Stilettos continues with another fabulous daily deal. Today it is all about notebooks and they are 35% OFF all day today. Yes yes yes – I know we all have our iPhone and great online calendars and organizational tools, but I will be the first to admit that there is just something about paper, and pulling out a pen, and jotting down notes with real ink. These personalized notebooks from Tiny Prints are 5 x 8 inches so they should fit right into your tote bag. They also make great gifts for a wide variety of people. Here are a few ideas:

1) For children, you can create a book in their school colors and use a cute picture of your child with her best friends.

2) Grandma (or mom or your mother-in-law) would love a notebook with an adorable picture of her grandchildren.

3) Make notebooks for your girlfriends too. You don’t have to use a photo of people, maybe a picture of the beach, your favorite flowers, a bottle of wine, a cupcake, or your favorite pair of shoes.

4) And don’t forget to make a notebook for yourself!!

The 35% OFF sale ends tonight at midnight PST.

distinctive dots notebook

Treat Card Club Daily Deal

Sunday, November 25th, 2012


Have you heard about Treat? The folks over at Tiny Prints and Shutterfly have created this cool division of their company where you can create personalized, one-of-a-kind cards for every occasion – from birthdays and congratulation notes to sympathy cards and everything in between.

For ONE DAY ONLY (today), you can save up to 60% on Treat greeting cards with the Treat Card Club. You can use the promo code CYBERTREAT all day long on Cyber Monday and save 30% on their already discounted card packs. By pre-ordering your cards in bulk, you save a bundle now and then you just send the cards out whenever you want to.

If you have a little extra time on your hands, you can literally create individualized holiday greeting cards for every friend and family member. Such a cool idea! Or you can order (or pre-order) personalized birthday cards and thank you notes you will be ready to send cards all year long.


Here are the Cyber Monday Prices:

18 Card Pack: $1.39/card, 60% Off Regular Card Price
12 Card Pack: $1.57/card, 55% Off Regular Card Price
6 Card Pack: $1.74/card, 50% Off Regular Card Price

The more cards you send, the more you save. I just bought a birthday card for my mother-in-law at the drug store a few weeks ago and it was almost $5.00! And it wasn’t even that cute… Shopping at Treat is the certainly the way to save.

Treat’s card plans take the hassle out of buying and sending cards, and they make it super easy, crazy fun, and totally personal to create a card for someone special. Treat takes care of the rest.

To take advantage of this amazing CYBER MONDAY deal (it ends at 11:59 PST on 11/26/12) remember to use the Treat promo code: CYBERTREAT.

Tiny Prints Cyber Monday Deals

Sunday, November 25th, 2012


It is the start of Tiny Prints week at Sweet Peas & Stilettos and I can promise you it is going to be an amazing one. There are awesome daily deals every day this week and you will also be able to save on your Christmas cards & holiday party invitations.  I am so excited to get tons of my holiday shopping done at Tiny Prints and I hope you are able to stock up and save a bundle too.

Today is CYBER MONDAY and to celebrate Tiny Prints is offering 30% OFF SITEWIDE. You heard it here – the sale is not just on a few random things you would never want (don’t you hate that?!?!) but they are telling me it is sitewide so that means everything and there is no minimum purchase required. The Tiny Prints Cyber Monday promo code is: CB12. And guess what – you have both Monday & Tuesday to shop for personalized gifts, photo gifts, stationery, Christmas cards and so much more. Got to love the extra day of savings!

UPDATE: Even thought I was told this was a sitewide sale on everything I do think there are a few items excluded like Erin Condren planners and other things. At a minimum you should be able to save on all of your holiday orders.

Minted’s Black Friday Sale

Thursday, November 22nd, 2012


Looking for a great deal on holiday cards on Black Friday? Minted has such a fabulous collection of holiday cards and today they are all on SALE. I know you are super busy, so I am just going to cut to the chase. Here’s the scoop:

SAVE 15% off Holiday Card orders of $100+ with promo code FRIDAY15

SAVE 20% off Holiday Card orders of $150+ with promo code FRIDAY20

Happy Saving!!

Win $1000!

Monday, November 12th, 2012


As most Sweet Peas & Stilettos’ readers know – I am a huge huge huge fan of Minted. They have added so much to their site in the last year beyond stationery including fabulous art prints and party decor. Their latest creative offering is a growing collection of inspiration boards. Now you can be an artist and share your inspiration with everyone. As a little incentive to get us all to give it a try, they have a fun little contest going on. Someone is going to win $1000 to spend on Minted – it might as well be one of us!Here is the scoop:

Make.  Create an inspiration board inspired by one of Minted’s Holiday Cards.

Share. Once you’ve created your inspiration board just embed in to your blog to share. If you don’t have a blog or site, I can post it here on Sweet Peas & Stilettos for you.

Win. They’ll be selecting three winners on Sunday November 18th and each winner will $200 worth of Minted credit. All entries will also be eligible for the $1,000 Minted gift certificate grand prize!

Check out full details at Minted’s Inspiration Board Challenge  Go for it and give it a try- I think it is going to be your lucky day.


Layla Grace Relaunched

Friday, November 9th, 2012


One of my favorite online shopping destinations has just gotten a little facelift & tummy tuck of sorts, just in time for the holidays. Layla Grace is a fabulous place to shop for holiday gifts and also happens to be a great place to pick up little treasures for yourself. Layla Grayce recently launched their newly redesigned website so now it is better than ever. They’ve added some new bells and whistles like customer reviews and a brand new design board, where you can mix and match different products and perfect your look before you purchase. You simply drag the product over to this little widget on the side of the screen. You can also create your own ‘I love this’ list which comes in super handy when you are picking out Christmas presents.  Luckily they have kept their great mix of products in every price range – from furniture & decor to table top, baby items, personalized gifts and more. Be sure to visit the newly designed Layla Grayce website today and get a head start on your holiday shopping.


Minted Party Decor

Monday, October 22nd, 2012


I am so excited about Minted’s new line of party decor! These decorations are fabulous. There are a number of themes and holidays to choose from so you can find the perfect items for your event. From baby showers and birthday parties to Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations – you will find a wonderful selection of decorations to make your party one of a kind.  I know that there are a number of you out there who have the time, energy and creative know-how to make wonderful DIY decorations, but then there are the rest of us who like to leave it up to the pros. At Minted, independent designers have done all of the heavy lifting and all we need to do is place our orders.


The most important part of any party is the guest list. With great friends and family – you really don’t need much else (except for yummy cupcakes). But after people (and food!), what truly makes events of any size extra special are the little details. Minted’s party decor includes everything from personalized bunting banners, cupcake toppers, favor bags, table confetti, signage, stickers, plates, napkins, crowns, centerpieces and more. They have thought of everything and you can buy them all together in different party packages. They are adding more party themes regularly so check back often. Of course you’ll be able to order your chic invitations too.

 SAVE 10% and receive FREE shipping at Minted until 10/31/12 with promo code SWEETPEA12


Kate Spade Paperless Post

Thursday, September 27th, 2012


I love paper and I love stationery. I have been tempted many many times to frame all of my favorite note cards and hang them in my office. In fact I have been know to buy note cards to do just that. Some day I will actually get organized and will buy the frames and get out the hammer and nails to make it happen.

Even though I love paper – I also love Paperless Post and the way they have transformed digital communication. Part of the vision of Paperless Post is that “Communication is an extension of personal style: how you say something is often as important as what’s being said.” It is so true! A simple note on a fabulous card can make such a powerful statement. An email does not have to be so darn boring and there is so much more you can do than simply change your font.


One of the latest designers to partner with Paperless Post is Kate Spade New York. There are now 70+ designs to choose from to make you online correspondence stand out from the crowd. Add a little flair to all of your emails and check out the fantastic online stationery designs from Kate Spade. You can even get a sneak peek at their holiday cards too…


Christmas Card Preview

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012


I can’t believe I am posting anything about Christmas or the holidays in September because it really goes against everything I believe about the holidays. I am the first to admit I freaked out when I saw Christmas lights at Target last week! I am trying to be a little more organized and on top of things this year so I have been busy updating and creating some new pages on Sweet Peas & Stilettos to feature all of the fabulous holiday cards and invitations I can find and have just been having so much fun. I have to tell you, the selection of cards is better than ever this year.


Whether you are looking for something super simple, super modern, one photo, lots of pictures, traditional colors, funky colors, you name it – there is everything. So you won’t be too overwhelmed – I have scoured all of my favorite sites and pulled together my favorites. Come take a look at the Photo Christmas Cards 2012, Modern Holiday Cards, Photo Hanukkah Cards and Holiday Party Invitations. I will continue to keep them updated with the latest designs, coupons and promo codes too.