Paper Pumpkin October 2016 Kit Review

Paper Pumpkin – Season of Gratitude – October 2016 Kit Review and Giveaway

october-2016-season-of-gratitude-kitIt is hard to imagine that we are starting to enter the holiday season. I have officially seen my first holiday commercial complete with music!

What is often overlooked is in our march towards this time of year, it is also important to remember to show gratitude. When I think of this coming time of year, I always reflect on what I am thankful for and the people I appreciate the most.

When I received the October 2016 Paper Pumpkin kit “Season of Gratitude” I knew I had received the cards I wanted that would show all the people I care about some gratitude.

The products featured in this post were provided to me free of charge courtesy of Paper Pumpkin/Stampin’ Up, but this in no way will influence the review to follow and all opinions are my own.

This month is a kit that makes 8 cards full of gratitude and is titled “Season of Gratitude“.

kit-contents-october-2016Each month I look forward to the 10 by 6.5 red box, to see what new project I will be embarking on. Each month the kit comes complete with the items you need to create the cards for the month. Included in this months box was the following:

  • Season of Gratitude Photopolymer Stamp Set
  •  Chocolate Chip Classic Stampin’ Spot Ink
  • 8 Kraft Card Bases
  • 8 Printed Envelopes
  • 8 Window Sheets
  • 8 Vanilla Embossed Sheets
  • 5 Sheets die-cut elements
  • 5 yards Green Baker’s Twine
  • Sequins – 3 sizes in 4 colors
  • 2 sheets foam adhesive strips (2 sizes)
  • 150 Adhesive Dots

Included with each box are written instructions with full-color photos but also there is an instructional video available (Online Instructions) to help you complete the project each month.

stamp-set-october-2016This months stamp included stamps that are geared towards the greetings and floral pattern’s. The set includes 5 word stamps and 2 stamps including a background and a shape. Together these 7 clear polymer stamps stick well on a clear block and are easy to use with the enclosed tags. Included was a stamp pad in Chocolate Chip, which is a brown color that is a deep brown.

The concept behind this months kit is that when completed you have 8 cards that can be sent to friends, teachers, family and friends in gratitude.

leaves-and-sequinsThe instructions in this kit were easy to understand and follow. Also photos included were clear and even if omitted I would have been able to complete the kit.

completed-october-cardThe result is a set of 8 cards that now only share gratitude with others, but are handmade and priceless – which is what gratitude is – priceless.

Paper Pumpkin by Stampin’ Up boxes are available for $19.95/month, $59.00/3 months, $114.00/6 months and $215.00/12 months and the shipping is included in the cost. The 6-month is a total savings of about $6, about a $1 a month savings and the 12-month is total savings of about $24, about a $2 a month savings thus ends up totaling the amount of receiving one kit free.

**Please note that you must be a Paper Pumpkin subscriber to purchase this and past kits, click here to locate a demonstrator near you!**

For more information about Paper Pumpkin by Stampin’ Up, click here

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GIVEAWAY: Paper Pumpkin/Stampin’ Up is offering a box to my readers! (1) reader will receive the October 2016 Paper Pumpkin kit – subject to change depending on availability! Open to residents in the US only. This is a $19.95 value! I will be randomly choosing 1 person on November 17th (11/17/2016) to receive one Paper Pumpkin monthly kit!!  To enter complete the entries below! Winner will be notified by DealsAmongUs by email and prize will be fulfilled by Stampin’ Up! Remember you have 48 hours to claim prize, or I will choose another winner. GOOD LUCK!!!

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27 thoughts on “Paper Pumpkin October 2016 Kit Review

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  2. Wendy R.

    I am thankful for so many things!; a roof over my head, food to eat, and family to love.

  3. betty

    What am I thankful for this “thankful” season? My Life….it isn’t perfect but I wouldn’t trade a day of it for anything! thanks

  4. Melissa Storms

    I am very thanfkul this year to be 50 and still have my grandmother to spend the holiday with.

  5. Nancy

    I am thankful for the new addition to our family who will arrive before the end of December.

  6. Yvonne Delgado

    I am thankful for my immediate family and my parents. they have helped us out a lot recently.

  7. trishden

    I’m thankful that I have never had to really want for anything. The universe has been kind to me and I have just what I need. Thanks for a great giveaway!

  8. Vikki Billings

    I am so thankful for my son Ben, he is my caretaker and he takes very good care of me. I just had major surgery and he makes sure to check on me a lot and makes sure I have what i need.


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