Contributor post by Michelle of EviesToolEmporium
Good morning everyone! Welcome to the #CIJParty here on the CIJ blog! We wanted a way to party with all of our team members and followers around the globe during #EtsyCIJ 2015, so we are taking this party virtual. Besides, what better way to attend classes, enjoy guest blog articles and get swag bags, than from the comfort of your deck, patio, or swimming pool in July?
Sit back, relax and enjoy the party!
We’ll be having new classes posted all day for your crafting and learning convenience and excitement! Here’s the schedule – all times in Eastern Standard Time:
5:00 am – Christmas In Soviet Latvia by Pauls and Daiga of ThreadandPaintStudio
5:30 am – Tutorial: Plastic Bottle Cuff Bracelet by Dawn of DeeDeeDeesigns
6:00 am – Leather Bags and Accessories Designer Rina by Rina of RinartsAtelier
6:30 am – Summer Trends by Michelle of EviesToolEmporium
7:00 am – Christmas In July Team Member Blogs by Alicia of AliciasFindings
7:30 am – Collage Artist Lin by Lin of rhodyart
8:00 am – Tutorial: Shaun The Sheep by Megha of byTheArtBug
8:30 am – Jewelry Artist Betty by Betty of LadySnooks
9:00 am – Scuba Blue Pantone Fashion Color For Spring 2015 by Michelle of EviesToolEmporium
9:30 am – 4 Amazing Free Publicity Opportunities For Your Business by Gail of Atttention Getting
10:00 am – Tutorial: Motif Blanket by Becky of fantasticmio
10:30 am – Christ kindle Markt: Christmas Markets the German Way by Mary of StockLaneStudio
11:00 am – Marsala by Michelle of EviesToolEmporium
11:30 am – Social Media Tips by Alicia of AliciasFindings
12:00 pm – Tutorial: Shabby Mermaid Bust by Patricia and Rebecca of northandsouthshabby
12:30 pm – Vintage Decorations Continue Christmas Traditions by Molly of MollyFinds
1:00 pm – Designer Wendy by Wendy of WJDesigns
1:30 pm – Heartfelt Christmas Memories On Etsy by Kristy Jo of KrystalKlarityBeads
2:00 pm – Five Minute Fireworks by Christina of lebeauchaton
2:30 pm – Creator And Designer Becky by Becky of LollysCubbyHole
3:00 – Tutorial: Turn Old Crayons Into New Fun by Angie of CraftyMom75
3:30 – Photographer Amanada by Amanda of AlphabetArtPrints
Let’s face it, besides the food and the friends, the best part of the party is the goodie bag! We’ve pulled together a fun download bundle of projects and printables as a ‘thank you’ for stopping by today.
Thank you Jen from CaffeinatedPapercuts for providing our swag bags today! Jen is a member of the CIJ leadership team, writes for our blog, and is a swag bag expert!
Click here for your Swag Bag!
Tell Your Friends
The official hashtag for this year’s party is #CIJParty and if you’re partying with us today, we’d love to see! Be sure to use Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, etc. Are you new to social media? Don’t be shy! We look forward to getting to know you! Being at a party is all about interacting and developing relationships!
Many of our Christmas in July members are partying along with us by offering some sweet sales. Think of this as our version of hitting the snack bar!
When you use the Etsy search bar simply put in Christmasinjuly (23,329 items) or CIJ (71,803 items). So many fantastic deals from fantastic shops during #EtsyCIJ 2015.
We are excited to share unique items directly from creative people around the world!
Popular Items For Christmas In July
Many shops are using the universal coupon code – EtsyCIJ15 – so please watch for coupon codes before you check out.
Other shops have already reduced their prices and their items are as marked.
Now, LET’S PARTY!