Giveaway #4 and Your September 2nd Shopping List

Hi everyone!

I hope you are getting ready for a very fun (and relaxing) Labor Day weekend. We are busy packing for a trip to sunny Florida for two very exciting shows on HSN!  Make sure and rest up so you’ll be ready to tune in on Tuesday, September 2nd at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST.

We’ve got one more winner to announce today, don’t we? A big congratulations to Suzanne Beauregard! We will be sending you a set of our Christmas Arrangements embossing folders and dies along with the Seasonal Soirees Cricut cartridge. Hooray!

Speaking of the Christmas Arrangements bundle, we have a quick crafting tip for this collection. I think the ornament and snowflake border dies in this set look most fabulous when die cut on both sides and then embossed. Just like with our other coordinating embossing folders and dies, you’ll want to die cut first for the prettiest result.

ornament border 2

cmas arrangements 3

Finally, here is a complete shopping list for Tuesday’s shows:

342990: Seasonal Soirees Cricut Cartridge

290940: Perfect Palette 12×12 Cardstock

320566: 6×6 Pretty Papers

248343: Lovely Letterpress Stamps

333563: Well Said Vellum Quotes

275499: Christmas Border Stickers

275473: Christmas Sentiment Stamps

290941: All Occasion Sentiment Garlands

350158: Garden Cuttings Embossing Folders and Dies

273167: Perfect Palette Cards & Layers

359106: All About Kindness Card Making Kit

231590: Heartfelt Sentiment Liners

321630: For the Boys Die Cuts

276340: Christmas Vellum Quotes

290932: Christmas 6×6 Cardstock

305979: Chalkboard Sentiment Stamps

351478: Christmas Arrangements Embossing Folders and Dies

367370: Holiday Metallic Layers

275476: Holiday Decoupage

355729 & 355739: Bat-tastic Designer Collection


Can’t wait!



  1. Dela says:

    Love your products, I’m starting on my Christmas cards as we speak, love making all my greeting cards. Can’t wait for the next HSN showing. Keep up the great work.

  2. Dale says:

    I love your Card Kits. It gives me a measure of self worth knowing that I can make beautiful cards for Family. Thank you, Dale

  3. Mary Marr says:

    I have the die cuts and folders the Lace Set they are on the way, can hardly wait for them to get here! Mary Marr Anna I love your style you are great!

  4. Olga says:

    Hi Anna: I am new to all this and am in awe of everything you create. I saw your cuttlebug et al. for the first time on TV last March and finally got one at the start of June. Unfortunately I missed your last show but am keeping a look out for future one. You have the most wonderful stuff. Love it all! Thank you for adding such beauty to the world. Olga

  5. Jeorgette says:

    Can I say how devastated I am that I was ill and missed your show on Sept. 2? What’s worse is that I also missed out on buying your Holiday Metallic Layers item? It sold out within a short amount of time.

    First your Soft Metallics are unavailable and now your Holiday Metallic Layers are out of my reach. Will either of these ever be back again? Yours is the only metallic paper I like the look of. All others look ehhh not so nice. If those are gone forever, are you thinking of releasing any new metallic papers any time soon?

  6. Janet Sams says:

    Hi Anna,

    September 2nd shows were great!! Eagerly awaiting sneak peeks for October 7th show.
    Most especially interested in the Christmas card kit and the potential for my first auto-ship purchase. Good luck to us all on the prizes!! Anna, thank you and take care until we hear from you next…..

    Janet 🙂

  7. Patti Garcia says:

    Now we all can’t wait for October shows. I also saw the mention of new pet set! Yea that will be on my January list. I hope my new purchases will get here soon. I love how dedicated HSN is to your products. They are always spectacular.

  8. Lou Marks(Lefty Lou) says:

    For Shawna,
    If you are trying to make the snowflake border, my method, strange maybe, is to first use paper way bigger than the border folder. Keep Washi tape handy to keep everything still while you experiment. I had the same issues as yours. So I took a 5×7 paper and played with it till it worked. It’s all in the size of the border paper. I just kept cutting, turning and holding it up to the light until it matched edges. It took a while, but eventually it HAPPENED! Good luck…Lefty Lou

  9. Anna Griffin says:

    The 12×24 papers for October are solid core papers in our palette. I wish we could afford to do those metallics in larger sheets, but it’s cost prohibitive.

  10. Anna Griffin says:

    That box is coming in January!! Great minds think alike. There’s also a pet collection for January as well. You will love them!

  11. Dalyce Mangum says:

    Thanks for the wonderful shows.
    I learned so much more about how to use the Elegant Embellishments Cricut Cartridge and the new Christmas folders and die cuts.
    Thank you,Thank you for all your hard work. And all the lovely products you give us.
    Also a big thank you to all of those wonderful people who work with you and help make it possible.

    I don’t know what I am going to do. We will be out of the county the first part of October with little internet access. I will miss your show!!! I will miss your new Christmas things.!!!
    You have influenced my life so much that I would rather stay home and get your products and watch you on HSN than go on a trip. If it had been up to me I would have scheduled it around your show.
    I can DVR your shows. But I can’t get the good prices or the products once they are gone. I am heart broken!!!
    And to think, before I knew about Anna Griffin, I was not even into all this paper crafting. It amazes me how I have been hooked.
    Have fun October 7th. I will be thinking of you.
    Although I won’t be there, I will have fun with all your sneak previews

    Thanks again Anna for everything.


  12. Lou Marks(Lefty Lou) says:

    Dear Anna,
    Thanks for some new card ideas. Your creative mind never ceases to amaze me… I didn’t really need to add to my collection, but I always do! Love that you added the larger metallic papers: the 5×12 for the longer folders. Now we just need pretty boxes to store the larger plates in. Hmmmmmm.
    See you in October. Now you and Georgie take some time to create new and wonderful things for us to bring home! Always a joy to see you. Love from Lefty Lou and the furry kids.

  13. Gertrud says:

    Great seeing you, today! We need more ink stamp pads and metallic papers, please. Hope the 12”X24” cardstock coming in October includes metallic papers. Talk to you soon.

  14. Linda says:

    Anna I just love every thing my seasonal
    soiree cartridge should be here by Friday
    and the granddaughters will be here this week- end and we are going to have fun
    making thing’s from that cartridge. Thanks’ Linda

  15. Cynthia page says:

    Hi Anna. Can’t wait til tomorrow. Where can I find more sleeves for my embossing folders? Have the storage boxes, but need more sleeves. Thanks

  16. Darlene K says:

    Suzanne I am so sorry that you lost your job. I will put you on my prayer list. I pray you get a good job very soon.
    Anna I love your products so much and watch every time you are on HSN. You are loved by all.
    Also your products are so wonderful and they make me look good. Everyone loves getting my Anna Griffin cards. Hope some day I will win something from you. See you in Sept.

  17. Terri Cannell says:

    Thanks for the tip. I’m hoping and watching for more Grace embossing folder storage boxes to come back in stock soon. I need them for my great autoship arrivals! 🙂

  18. Donna Baker says:

    Anna just received my HSN Xmas auto ship bundle and plan on spending Labor Day trying them out. Can’t wait for the show on Tuesday to hunt for new AG treasures!

  19. Dana says:

    Anna, I just found your blog because of the contest with you and Zyron. I’m in love! Where have you been all my life?

  20. Mary Jones says:

    Just Love your products ! They are made of high quality, and various traditions in mind. Always something there for everyone ! I have glanced at all the wonderful new products you will be show casing, and I was wondering if you will be bring out Christmas Inks to go along with your new Christmas Sentiment Clear Stamp set ? Can’t wait to watch all the new products, and all the great tips on each show. Take Care !


  21. Jo Ann says:

    Who wouldn’t like to win something, ANYTHING, from Anna Griffin. I have a cartridge of Anna’s that I love .Please pick me, pick me!!

  22. Shawna says:

    Anna, I am trying to double cut the snowfall border as you suggest, but am having a very hard time knowing where to line up the second cut so it embosses correctly. Can someone offer a suggestion? Thanks.

  23. Mary says:

    Anna, I want to let you know what you are putting out now about your folders and dies is very helpful in using them. Please keep up these learning tools. Anxious for Tuesday to see you on HSN.

  24. Virgie Lovelace says:

    It’s almost my birthday (September 3rd) and I would LOVE LOVE LOVE to win a Lil Something

  25. Tammy Dee Ritchie says:

    I would love to win a few goodies. :>) I need a few more embossing folders. It is very therapeutic and relaxing and Anna has done it again.

  26. Carol Henderson says:

    I’m am the unluckiest person in the world (when it comes to winning). I’m lucky that I found Anna Griffin!

  27. Diane says:

    My calendar was marked, Sept 2nd Anna and HSN…a Do Not Disturb warning given to the hubby, this was my day to watch and enjoy a day with Anna…he never asked who Anna was since he’s become familiar with packages arriving to our home from past purchases. Must say, anything on the give away list would be a treat to win and a great gift to receive…

  28. Cindy says:

    I can’t wait to see the new designs! I make my own Christmas cards and recently have started organizing my other Anna stuff to get started. Thanks for all you do Anna! 🙂

  29. Peggy says:

    Got the list and checking it twice. Also got your beautiful Christmas auto-ship embossing folder set with dies….I cannot believe how beautiful they are. I had to immediately emboss the Christmas tree and then cut it out and the detail was just breath-taking. I’ve never seen this kind of detail before….I was awed by it. Then I had to emboss the wreath embossing folder. Not possible – even more detail…love these soooo much!

  30. Sharon S. says:

    I love Christmas!! I can not wait until Tuesday. I can use all of these but can not buy all at once. Unless I hit the lottery:) Anna you have done another fantastic job. You always have amazed me. Happy Labor Day to all.

  31. Kymm Cummins says:

    Anna is going to make me go broke! I just can’t help but buy almost everything Anna! Can’t wait till the 2nd!

  32. Joanne Lowe says:

    Hoping, hoping, HOPING that you will bring back the Fretwork Dies set that sold out so quickly. I discovered Anna Griffin on HSN after this set was on, and I absolutely LOVE it!!! PLEASE bring it back!!! I’d be so very grateful, I’m sure many others would too.

    Thanks so much, I just bought your Lace Trimmings set, can’t wait to use it!!! But please consider bringing the Fretwork Dies set back, I’ve never seen such amazing and unusual dies, and I can just imagine how I’d use them, at least to start… 🙂 I am in awe of your amazing and imaginative artistry, Anna Griffin. Thanks so much,

    Joanne Lowe

  33. RandellynB says:

    Love all of the holiday things. Is there going to be a Holiday card kit this year? I missed it last year. Thanks for all motivation and inspriation.

  34. Lee Grace says:

    Hi Anna, I am very happy for Suzanne, the lucky winner of Giveaway #4!
    I too am wondering if the inspirational expressions card making kit will be coming back to HSN.

  35. Lora Posey says:

    Thank you for creating such beautiful things to share with all of us crafters !
    It’s fascinating to see how you capture the beauty of the past and bring
    it to life !
    See you next week on HSN. !!!!!

  36. Annie Laura Pence says:

    Yeeee Haaaw! I’m drooling so over your gorgeous Christmas dies and fabulous other products.
    Each time is a treat to watch you, Anna, on HSN.
    Thank you and Team for making our world prettier and happier.

  37. Sandy B says:

    When will you be bringing the die sets ( flourish or floral) to us in the USA like those I saw when you were in the UK? They would be a great addition to my Anna collection. Thanks for the list & looking forward to seeing you on the 2nd. Congrats Suzanne!!!

  38. jean condon says:

    Thanks for the product list. Now I know what I want to order. Waiting for the inspiring presentations on the 2nd.

  39. June says:

    Hi Anna, Like some others I am wondering if there is another TSV from you this year w/auto-ship? Or is this it for the Christmas season? Will be watching Sept. 2nd! I ordered nearly everything last time because of the $9.95 total shipping & handling HSN offered! That was fabulous…..I told my husband I saved him ALOT of money! ; ) Thanks Anna!
    I have been meaning to tell you I think of buying your products as “Cheaper Than Therapy”.
    One more thing…….can you make a kit with Poppies? I am crazy abt them!
    June Schaub

  40. Michelle PB says:

    Beautiful die and embossing folder”….looking forward to seeing your & all of your crafty goodies on HSN!…I’ll be watching!

  41. Sue Abell says:

    OOOOHHH it’s almost here! Can’t stand the waiting, it’s like waiting for Christmas! Love all you do Anna!!!!!

  42. Penny C. says:

    Anna, everything looks just fabulous. I just may have to write another “song/poem” for your October shows. GETTING SO INSPIRED!

    Safe travels!


  43. Mary Helen Harros says:

    Can’t wait to see your Christmas borders. Last year these really helped make beautiful cards.

  44. Cathy Sittmann says:

    Hi Anna, I love all things you make. I was wondering if the the inspirational expressions card making kit was coming back to hsn I missed it when it was on . I have been waiting it is a beautiful kit.

  45. Yadyra Marrero says:

    I can’t wait for Tuesday….already checking the stock to see what I need to have a Happy and safe Labor Day weekend to all.

  46. Loralei says:

    Hi, I am really looking forward to seeing you on HSN! This time I am prepared to order right away ! Last time I waited too long and missed out!

  47. Mary R. says:

    Hi Anna,
    Look forward to seeing you on Tue. Have a safe and Happy Labor Day. Congrats on winning, Suzanne.

  48. Kathleen P says:

    Oooooh so much fun!!! Busy days ahead! I live in SoCal where the temp is in the 90’s so I need a diversion to remind me Christmas is coming!! Can’t wait – thanks again

  49. Patti Doss says:

    So ready for your visit to HSN. Can never have enough of your supplies. Have a great trip and stay safe. Will be watching you HSN…Hugs, Patti in Ohio

  50. gail W. says:

    Congrats to Suzanne!! WhooWhoo!
    AHA! Double sided dies huh? I will try that out!
    I am loving the little poinsettia die for borders!
    Oh my! I see a smoking card this month AgaiN!!
    I tell my husband he is so fortunate to have ME to spend his money!! See you Tuesday!

  51. HollyG says:

    Hello Miss Anna & Co!

    Of course I love everything and of course you are scheduled to get recorded and of course I always love the shopping list! So thank you in advance because I know everything is going to be gorgeous!

    Can’t wait to see what you will be wearing! Always keepin’ it classy and elegant!

    Congrats Suzanne!

    “See” you soon Miss Anna!!
    Safe travels!

  52. Peggyann Calderwood says:

    Aloha Anna, I also would love to be able to start on your beautiful Christmas card kit. All your other Christmas goodies will make our scrapbook pages look like we were taught by you Anna. Thank you. Always remember Jesus Loves You.

  53. linda says:

    Can’t wait to see the show all the products shown look amazing as always with Anna Griffin products you can’t go wrong.

  54. Linda says:

    Thank you so much for the shopping list it sure helps. Just wist this years Christmas cards were on it. I can’t wait to start them.

  55. jULIE says:

    I received my autoship Christmas Dies and folders. They are gorgeous! I am off to try the double sided borders. These will look fabulous on the holiday metallic layers! And thanks for the shopping list, always so helpful.

  56. Gisela says:

    Anna , Thank you so much for the shopping list, I am looking forward to your HSN presentations .
    Wishing you and your team a Happy Holiday.

    Congratulations Suzanne, have many happy hours creating .

  57. Kristen V says:

    Time is going by fast! Tuesday is almost here and I can’t wait so see all the goodies on HSN.

  58. Bev Limbach says:

    I have been making Christmas cards now from the Holiday Trimmings card making set from last year which makes them so easy and fun to put together. I also use Anna’s Winter Wonderland cartridge to make beautiful cards on my Cricut maching. They make me look like a pro. Thank you, Anna, for your inspiring materials!

  59. Doug G. says:

    Correct Item# for Holiday Decoupage Kit is 275476, not 175476. Everything seems to be on the HSN website. Everyone enjoy shopping and crafting !!!!

  60. Christina Ramon says:

    Oh wow, now that is pretty when die cut on both sides; love it! But I must say, UGH, when when WHEN will the Soft Hues Metallic Card Layers ever come back into stock at HSN?? I have been wanting them since I missed out first showing and no such luck! I really hope they’re back in the spring since they won’t be back this time! <3

  61. Sandee B says:

    Love everything as always, so beautiful! Going to order 4-5 items. Can’t wait for the shows! Wish I could have it all! 🙂

  62. Estrella Bianchi says:


    Sorry about losing your job. When I interviewed for my present job 15 years ago, I sent a handmade thank you card to the person who interviewed me who was also the one to decide if I would get hired. Years later she told me that the card really stuck in her head when it came down to making the decision. While there were other candidates who were equally qualified, I really think the card pushed me to the top if the list.

    Good luck!

  63. Suzanne Beauregard says:

    Thank you Anna for picking my name and thanks to all the followers of the blog for your lovely comments. I am so excited. I have been commenting on blogs for months to win. I needed some good news. I lost my job at the beginning of the year and haven’t found a new one yet. Funds to buy new Anna products have been slim. I can’t wait to get my new products and warch the show on 9/2!

  64. Debby Migues says:

    Love every thing I get from your line .can not wait till tues already have every thing pick out getting. Thank you

  65. Mary says:

    Will be watching on Sept. 2nd. Received my auto ship last week but have not tried them yet. Anxious to see what you do. Ordered the latest Soriee Cricut Cartridge yesterday. Can’t wait to get it. I now have all your Cartridges….You are SPECIAL!

  66. Betsy Carty says:

    Congratulations Suzanne! Hey Anna. The card is wonderful!!!! I can hardly wait! Oh so pretty… Will be watching and taping on Tuesday. The card is amazing. Look forward to more 🙂 Love you Anna 🙂 Blessings, Betsy

  67. Mary R. Huff says:

    Hi Anna, I have my credit card out.
    I want to congratulate Suzanne, lucky you! Tiffany I’m sure u are in all our prayers.
    See all of u on Anna Land Tuesday:-)

  68. Annette J says:

    Congrats to Susanne I know you will love all the wonderful products sent by Anna. I am so looking forward to Tuesday. Will have to send my husband out for a few hours so I can shop without interruption! I love the new products and can’t wait to see what else is in store for us.

  69. Erin Glee says:

    Congratulations Suzanne Beauregard!
    I know you will enjoy you new Anna Griffin Holiday items and you will have some extra money to spend on other Anna Griffin items you want on HSN, since you won Christmas Arrangements cutting dies & embossing and Seaonal Soirees Cricut cartrige~LUCKY YOU!

  70. Elizabeth Williams says:

    Saw the Chalkboard stamps are back and headed straight to HSN to see if they were available yet. Alas no-t. I missed them the first 2 times-will not let that happen again. I’ll keep checking-the minute they’re available-they will be mine! Love the tip about the border dies and embossing folders.Will try hard to talk “Santa” into getting them for me next Tuesday. I have been a very good girl this year.

  71. Tiffany Ratliff says:

    Just found out that I won’t be available to watch on Sept. 2nd and I am so very unhappy about it! Unfortunately, it is medical related and out of my control…so I hope and pray they don’t run out of the things I want before Sept. 3rd. 🙁

  72. Lou Marks(Lefty Lou) says:

    Dear Anna,
    I wanted to let you and all of your faithful followers in on a great tip: If you ever have a problem with the Cuttlebug, dies, folders, anything from the Cricut line, get the 800 number from HSN for Provocraft, and they will help you with whatever ails you. Last week, when a couple of your posts (myself included)mentioned having trouble figuring out the Xmas dies and borders set, they walked me through the whole thing. They, like you, are terrific when there is a problem! Thank you Cuttlebug lady, and Anna too! See you next week, Love, Lefty Lou and the furry kids…p.s. I am STILL hopeful my Chanukah kit is on SOMEBODY”S drawing board! xoxo

  73. TamiB says:

    Congrats Suzanne!!

    Anna – Very much looking forward to your shows!! Thanks so much for the shopping list and good luck with your visit!

  74. barb macaskill says:

    Can’t wait till Sept 2nd!! Will be there with bells on waiting anxiously to see everything up close and personal!! Congratulations to Suzanne for being the lucky winner this week! These dies and embossing folders are amazing and would help me make even more beautiful cards!! Fingers are crossed that I might see MY name one day! TFS!

  75. Mary Beth Wallis says:

    I work full time but always take the first day of school off. Happy me that day is Sept 2. Love watching you show different ways to use your products.

  76. Bonnie Hawkins says:

    You have the most beautiful creations! Always look forward to seeing what is new! Thanks so much for sharing!!

  77. Susan Urch says:

    Love,love everything you do, if I can be half as good that would be great, making my list as I write this and looking forward to seeing you on HSN

  78. Carol Fosdick says:

    Thanks so much for the list. Unfortunately I have to work that day, so will have to order online when I get home. I only hope there is some left!

  79. Deanna Collins says:

    I believe Anna Griffin creates the most beautiful card making and scrapbooking materials available. Being able to see you presenting your newest and greatest products on HSN is a royal treat. I don’t own everything, but I sure come close. Looking forward to seeing you on Tuesday. I not only watch in person, but I also record each show so I can go back and review everything and get ideas for how to put them to use when I receive them. Thanks Anna!!

  80. newbold says:

    Your time and days are marked in red on my calendar and I wouldn’t miss it. Your list o wonderful things would be great to win anything. You are wonderful and creative.

  81. Patricia Coddington says:

    We just came back from Orlando(our family vacation)! I am a long standing fan/user/admirer of your beautiful products! I would love winning just one thing from your list. Everything will be just stunning as usual! Looking forward to watching you with my BFF in Sept! She is visiting me for 10 days!!! Wooohoooo!!! That alone is a gift and blessing to me! 🙂

  82. Gail Graham says:

    Hi Anna, I would be happy to win just one thing. But my most favorite thing is watching you, and how you put things together. I watch all your shows, over and over again. My husband said, pretty soon he’ in my craft room making cards with Just never leave us Anna, PLEASE. Have a safe trip and I’ll see you on Tuesday. Lots of hugs!!!!. When is the TS for the Christmas cards? I thought it was Tuesday. Please let us know.thank you. Gail

  83. Irene Alexander says:

    I couldn’t sleep last night, so signed in to HSN. I found the items Anna Griffin previewed the last couple weeks, and the sold out Kindness card kit. So I placed a huge order. Looking forward to September 2nd HSN shows

  84. Nancy Haines says:

    I just love these dies and folders, never leaves me with less than amazement what you offer us. I love your designs. Thank tou for the opportunity of winning these.

  85. Mysterious Blue Rose says:

    I love your products, will be watching HSN to see what new creations can be made.

  86. Cheryl Wells says:

    I couldn’t wait – already ordered Christmas items. The hard part is waiting for them to arrive and by the way, a BIG congratulations to Suzanne – you lucky girl.

  87. Margaret Smith says:

    I have made several cards lately: my daughter’s bridal shower, my sister’s birthday & my best friend’s birthday. They loved them & told me that they would keep them forever! Love Ann Griffin!

  88. Claudia says:

    I would love to win it all, but I also woul be very happy for winning just one item..everything is so pretty…can’t wait until Tuesday

  89. Arlene says:

    Hi. I hope you do another extended presentation on the embossing die set. How wide is the strip before you cut both sides on the ornament border? How do you line it up with the die? I’m kind of new at this and can use all of the help I can get. Thanks.

  90. Carol says:

    It would be so wonderful to be a winner!! I will never, never give up on trying. If my wish could only come true– ME ME ME ME ME

  91. Dawn says:

    Love the dies! and the rolling tote – cuz it is black! Thank you for thinking of those who don’t like colored luggage!!! I wish it was a little wider! but still love it – it is not awkward to carry get tired of carrying pop out the handle and starting rolling!

  92. Roseanna Carroll says:

    I am sooo excited- I am getting my list ready!! Thanks for making our lives beautiful Anna!!

  93. Shannah says:

    I think these were included in the autoship from earlier this – HSN. I haven’t had a chance to open my box yet, boo hoo. Love this!

  94. carol assentato says:

    i love everything you have. The shopping list is a big help. I would love to win. Cant wait for xmas card kit

  95. Theresa says:

    Thank you Anna for posting the Sept 2nd Shopping List!
    With the Shopping List it’s time to make plans what lovely things to add to the ‘Anna Griffin Treasure Trove!

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