What’s new in the shop

March 6, 2013  ·  Posted under shop news

It’s time for shop news, and there’s so much for us to catch up on! Here’s what’s been happening around here since the last time I wrote. : )

Shop news

Chickabug_water_label• I’m on a total design kick lately! I’ve been listing tons of new items, including all of these new water bottle label designsart, LegoballetMickey Mouse inspired, Minnie Mouse inspired, giraffe print, pink golf, navy blue/green golf, vintage farm, puppy party, pink superherobandana print, and disco dance. WHEW.

• I partnered with Everyday Party Magazine to create a completely adorable and amazing summer-appropriate party theme! My designs are going to be styled by a variety of party planners and the pictures will debut in the magazine. I can’t wait!

• Jamielyn of I Heart Naptime and I are working together to bring you some exciting free printables soon!

• Printable Hershey wrappers (in both large and mini sizes) made their official debut! {link}

• New printables available in my alligator theme: Hershey wrappers and a straw flag & napkin ring set!

• New printables available in my oranges (or “Little Cutie”) theme: cupcake wrapper & topper set, buffet cards, favor circles, and banner.

• By request, at long last: I’m offering a pink version of my superhero theme! {link}

Also by request, and also at long last: a pink version of my golf theme! {link}

• I designed and listed a mega-pack of Under the Sea theme printables! Just in time for warm-weather party planning. {link}

• Another new mega-pack of printables: Bowling! {link}

• And last but not least, a whole new party theme: A dress-up party! {link}

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Blog features & news

hwtm• Dylan Grace’s rainbow theme 2nd birthday party was featured on Hostess with the Mostess! {link}

Claire’s watermelon 1st birthday party was featured on Kara’s Party Ideas! {link}

The Laws family annual Easter Egg Hunt was featured on Kara’s Party Ideas! {link}

• A graphic I designed was featured on Buzzfeed, which is such a massive site that that kinda blows my mind. {link}

The dress-up theme party styled by Jennifer of Double the Fun Parties was featured on Kara’s Party Ideas! {link}

I added more blog categories for your blog-browsing pleasure, including major holidays, “games & activities,” “parties for boys,” “parties for girls,” and lots more. {Check out the top nav bar!}

Dana’s rainbow theme 1st birthday party was featured on Kara’s Party Ideas! {link}

• I asked for first-time mom advice, and you guys came through big-time. I loved reading your answers. {link}

• Chickabug Blog was named one of the Top 25 Party Planning Blogs on SkinnyScoop. {link}

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Freebies ‘n fun stuff

• Free printable St. Patrick’s Day lunch notes! {link}

• Twice, I gave away surprise prizes to Facebook fans, just for clicking “like”! {link}

questions• HowDoesShe and I gave away a set of dinner conversation starters, complete with a jar label so you can store them in cute style. {link}

HowDoesShe and I also gave away some flirty and fun lingerie party printables for Valentine’s Day – although you could use ’em whenever you’re feeling spicy. ; ) {link}

• I gave free printable Valentine’s Day lunch notes away over at Skip To My Lou! {link}

• One of my new favorite shops, Ella Vanilla Cake Kits, gave a cake kit away to one lucky Chickabug Blog reader. {link}

The Little Style File, Bon Bon Rose Girls and I hosted an hour-long Easter Pinning party that was too much fun! {link}

• New Pinterest boards you might like: teddy bear party & Lego party.

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Until next time – thank you everyone!
Heather : )



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  1. 1
    Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 10:06 am
    Lisa@hooplapalooza says:
    holy cow! you are a super duper woman of wonder!!! :>D
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      Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 11:10 am
      Heather says:
      Awww, you're so sweet, Lisa! : )