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Gift Cards Now Available!!

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Gift Cards Now Available!!

Exciting news!! 🎁🎉 Gift Cards are now available!! $10, $25, $50 and $100 options are all available in my shop here:  https://www.shlii.com/products/shlii-kawaii-toys-gift-card These cards don’t expire and can be used on any items in my shop or new items that I add!! I’m so grateful for Shopify offering this option for all shop plans right now. This is so helpful for all of us self-employed artists. | I hope you all are continuing to take care and stay safe! I’ve had another amazing, busy week working on your orders. 💗 Thank you all so much!!

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A Note to My Customers: Practical Tips and Shop Updates

A Note to My Customers: Practical Tips and Shop Updates

Hi! I just wanted to send out a note wishing you and your loved ones well. I know this situation keeps changing on a daily basis, and many people are very stressed. Please don't forget to take care of your emotional and mental health in addition to all of the guidelines being given right now for your physical health. Here are some simple ideas shared with me that I wanted to pass along. I hope they help in some way to get through this difficult time: Cook your favorite meal. You can't beat comfort food! Read a new book or revisit...

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NEW: Reserve Shlii Items in Your Cart!

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I’ve loved having my online shop thru Shopify except for one MAJOR problem: When a customer adds an item to their cart, another customer can purchase that same item as long as they reach Checkout first! I’m not the only artist having trouble with this, either. I’ve been researching the Shopify help boards for months, and every time someone brought up the issue, Shopify staff just didn’t *get it* at all. They seem to not understand that some of us make products by hand and have extremely limited listings that sell out in minutes when we do shop releases.  I’ve...

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Final Shop Release of 2019

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Final Shop Release of 2019

This year has been such an exciting flurry of events and new plush designs! I am so grateful for all of your support and encouragement throughout this year. I'm doing one last plush preorder for this year. My shop release is happening on Saturday, November 23, at noon(EST). ❤ Each new item will be limited since I make them all by hand. Due to prepping for MAGfest and Katsucon, my next shop release will take place in late February 2020.

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Babygorgon Pre-Order

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Babygorgon Pre-Order

At the last minute before heading out to O'Connor Brewing's Stranger Things party, I opened up preorders for a new friend: Babygorgon! It's the much rounder, quite small, and very kawaii cousin of the Stranger Things monsters. Even with all of Babygorgon's positive qualities, I'd still keep a close eye on your cat if you adopt one ... Opening up preorders Saturday night was a moment I went completely off of my business plan and schedule. Originally, I was sewing them for FantaSci, a mini con happening this weekend. But I was so excited and happy with how Babygorgon turned out that...

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