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2020 Seek & Find (UPDATED)

Three 2020 Keepsake Ornaments have been unearthed by a diligent collector.

Reinbeer

Countdown to Christmas
Tree Topper

Sound-a-Light Santas Gazebo

UPDATE (03.26.20) – Added Countdown to Christmas Tree Topper
UPDATE
(03.27.20) – Added Sound-a-Light Santas Gazebo

March 26th, 2020|0 Comments

2020 Sneak Peek: PEANUTS

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown!
The PEANUTS® Gang

Here is a sneak peek of one of the fun PEANUTS® ornaments out this year–created by Keepsake Artist Tracy Larsen–that commemorates The 70th Anniversary of the PEANUTS® Gang.

March 11th, 2020|0 Comments

Local Club News: First Quarter 2020

Here is the latest Club communication that was received today.

Dear Local Club Presidents,

Hello from the Keepsake Village!

It is finally time to submit your 2020 Local Club Rosters! The survey can be found here. The survey will close on April 3 at 11:59pm CST.

Please also see attached for your Q1 Local Club President update packed full of exclusive sneak peeks, behind the scenes info, and so much more. Enjoy!

Read the First Quarter 2020 Local Club News

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March 7th, 2020|0 Comments

2020 Sneak Peek

It’s time for a few sneak peeks of some of the exciting new Keepsakes releasing this year!


Series

Sweet Decade
1st in the series.

Black-Throated Blue Warbler
The Beauty of Birds
16th in the series.

Toymaker Santa
21st in the series.


Premium

Santa of the Forest

March 7th, 2020|0 Comments

Calling All Local Clubs!

Here is the Local Club Roster survey information included in the March 2020 KOC eNewsletter.

Hello KOC Presidents and/or Local Club Contact!

Now is the time to submit your 2020 local club roster. This year, we are using an online survey to collect your Local Club Rosters. This survey will help us get an understanding of your local club and help us see how you’ve grown over the last year! [Use link below to access the survey.]

Fill yours out!*

Thank you for all you do to support your Local Club! We know the Local Club Presidents put in time, effort, and money to continue to grow Local Clubs and ultimately provide a group linked in their passion for Keepsake Ornaments. We are looking forward to working together this year to continue to grow your Local Club! Thank you in advance for taking the time to complete this survey.


*Fill out completely to reflect the membership of your Local Club for the 2020 year. Please only complete the survey once. Only one survey per Local Club will be accepted.

The survey will close on April 3 at 11:59pm CST.

March 7th, 2020|0 Comments

Press Release: Hallmark Announces 2020 Event Exclusives for Fan Conventions (UPDATED)

Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments, itty bittys® and PXL8 enamel pins among items planned

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (February 26, 2020) — PopMinded by Hallmark has announced this year’s new limited quantities of products and collectibles developed exclusively for fan events, some of which will start selling March 12 at Emerald City Comic Con in Seattle, Wa.

PopMinded, which debuted in 2016, is Hallmark’s way to celebrate fandom with gifts and collectibles created and curated with all fans in mind. PopMinded continues and expands on Hallmark’s decade-long tradition of providing event attendees access to Hallmark’s ever popular event exclusive products available only through convention pop-up stores.

Hallmark Keepsake Ornament designs, itty bittys® plush characters, and the popular PXL8 enamel pins will be sold in limited quantities at these events on Hallmark’s 2020 convention calendar. View the calendar below.

Limited availability items include:


Star Wars™


STAR TREK™

Imperial Probe Droid™
Star Wars™: The Empire Strikes Back™

The Child™
Star Wars™: The Mandalorian™
PXL8® Enamel Pin
$8.00 USA

Features a stylized rendition of the lovable, mysterious bounty.
Total production run: 2,500. (sold in limited daily allotments)

Tribble
STAR TREK TOS: The Trouble with Tribbles


Harry Potter™


Marvel Comics

Professor Boggart Snape™
Harry Potter™

Deadpool
MARVEL
itty bittys®
$10.00 USA

Total production run: 2,500.

Boggart Snape and Tribble Keepsake Ornaments will be available March 12-15 at Emerald City Comic Con and continue with the addition of The Child-themed enamel pin in March 20-22 at Planet Comicon in Kansas City, Mo. The Imperial Probe Droid Keepsake Ornament and Deadpool itty bittys® will be joining this lineup for Comic-Con® International: San Diego, July 23-26, and continue on to New York Comic Con, October 8-11. A limited amount of the Tribble Keepsake Ornament will be available at the Official Star Trek Convention in Las Vegas, August 5-9. Additionally, a limited amount of the Imperial Probe Droid-themed will be available at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim, August 27-30, along with three additional yet-to-be-announced collectibles that will be exclusive to that event.

PopMinded’s line of PXL8® style collectible enamel pins will continue to feature 8-bit renditions of favorite characters exclusive to 2020 events. Designs will be announced closer to each event.

An assortment of Hallmark pop-culture products from its stores also will be available at each event.

In addition, a very limited number of 2020 event-exclusive Keepsake Ornaments will be available for sale later this year to members of the Keepsake Ornament Club. Information for joining the club can be found online at Hallmark.com/KOC

At the end of the 2020 convention season in October, remaining stock of the year’s event exclusives may be made available for sale online. Check for details at PopMinded.com

Additional details about daily allocations for each event exclusive product as well as activity plans for each event will be announced closer to the respective convention dates.

For more information about PopMinded by Hallmark and the products offered, visit PopMinded.com or follow @popminded on Instagram.


Hallmark’s 2020 convention calendar

Comic-Con International® (SDCC): San Diego, CA. – July 23-26, 2020

Creation Entertainment’s Official Star Trek Convention (STLV): Las Vegas, NV. – August 5-9, 2020

Planet Comicon (PCKC): Kansas City, MO. – March 20-23, 2020 Moved to August 14-16, 2020

Emerald City Comic Con (ECCC): Seattle, WA – March 12-15, 2020 (booth #934) Moved to August 21-23, 2020

Star Wars Celebration (SWCA): Anaheim, CA – August 27-30, 2020

New York Comic Con™ (NYCC): New York, NY – October 8-11, 2020

UPDATE (03.06.20) – Emerald City Comic Con 2020 to be postponed.
UPDATE (03.12.20) – Planet Comicon 2020 to be postponed.
UPDATE (03.13.20) – New 2020 dates announced for Emerald City Comic Con.
UPDATE (03.17.20) – New 2020 dates announced for Planet Comicon.

February 28th, 2020|0 Comments