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Tuesday, 20 December 2011

CHALLENGE #35 - ANYTHING GOES

A big thank you to all those who joined us for our Round and Round Challenge, your creations were stunning!

Congratulations to Emma, you have been chosen by Random Number Generator to receive the sweet Papertrey Flower Fushion #1 Stamp Set.  Please email Mandy your address and we will pop it in the post to you.

As we are fast approaching Christmas and it's a very busy time of year, we have set an 'Anything Goes Challenge' for Challenge #35.  We will run this for three weeks rather than our usual two to give you chance to enter.

Here are the Design Team Projects which we hope will inspire you.  By clicking on our names you will be taken to our blogs where you can read more about our projects.










You have until midnight Tuesday 10th January NZ time to share your designs with us using Mr Linky below, or by sending Mandy or Eileen a photo

We have these lovely Melissa Frances Super Mini Tags and Envelopes (1.5"), Tiny Tag Die Cuts and Bronze Charms as our little giveaway for this challenge.



Now for some very exciting news... Vicky Sheridan will be joining us on the Design Team in January.  Many of you will  have visited Vicky's blog and seen her wonderful creations.  We are so lucky to have her on board.  A very huge Let's Craft and Create welcome Vicky!


HAPPY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE!

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Tuesday, 6 December 2011

CHALLENGE #34 - ROUND & ROUND

We had some fabulous Trim the Tree entries.  A big thank you to all who took part.  The winner of our little festive giveaway is No.3, Pinky.  Congratulations!  Could you please email Mandy your address and we'll pop it in the post to you.

For challenge #34 - Round and Round, we'd love to see circles on your projects.

Here's what the Design Team came up with, don't forget to click on our names to find out more about our designs.



Diane







Our little treat to give away is this very sweet Papertrey Ink Flower Fushion #1 Stamp Set.



You have until midnight Tuesday 20th December NZ time to share your creations with us using Mr Linky below.  Or if you don't have a blog send a photo to Eileen or Mandy and we will share it here.

Have fun with the challenge, we look forward to visiting to see all your wonderful projects.

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Tuesday, 29 November 2011

MORE TRIMMINGS FOR THE TREE...

I just couldn't help myself....


More mittens, this time made with felt.  I am really loving making these at the moment.  



The template is from Adela at Creations by AR.  She also has a couple of new templates which have been released today.  To be in with a chance of winning her gorgeous Crafter's Apron Set come and join in with our blog hop here.




You still have a week to join in with our Trim the Tree challenge, please scroll down or click here for all the information.



Tuesday, 22 November 2011

CHALLENGE #33 - TRIM THE TREE

We absolutely loved all your projects for our 'Reduce, Reuse, Recycle' challenge.  A big thank you to everyone who took part.

Irene, you have been chosen by the Random Org Number Generator to receive the very sweet Hero Arts Tea for Two stamp set.  Could you please email Mandy your address and we'll pop that in the post to you.  Congratulations!

Christmas is fast approaching, therefore our theme for Challenge #33 is 'Trim the Tree'.  We'd love to see  your Christmas creations which include our Trim the Tree theme.

For a closer look and more information about our creations, follow the links to our personal blogs by clicking on our names.

We hope you enjoy this festive challenge and we can't wait to visit and see all your wonderful projects.



 









The challenge runs until midnight Tuesday 6th December NZ time and as we're in a festive mood, we have some lovely Christmas goodies to giveaway.




To share your projects with us please use Mr Linky below or email either Mandy or Eileen attaching a photo of your design so we can share it everyone here on the blog.



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Tuesday, 8 November 2011

CHALLENGE #32 - REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE

A big Let's Craft and Create thank you to Rejka, Monique and Babette for joining in with our 'Anniversary Challenge'.  Seeing as you were the only ones to take part, we've decided to send you all some Love Letters Papers.

Ladies could you please email Mandy your addresses and we'll pop them in the post to you.

Our next challenge is to use something recycled.  For example, some pretty ribbon from a chocolate box, buttons from clothing or even packaging.....have a good rummage and see what you can find!

We hope you have as much fun with this challenge as we did, you can see our projects below.  If you click on our names you will be taken to our blogs where you can read a little more about them.

Mandy
(Clothing Price Tags)


(Made into Christmas Tags)











You have until midnight Tuesday 22nd November NZ time to share your fabulous creations with us, either by using Mr Linky below or sending an email with a photo to Mandy or Eileen.

By taking part you will be in with the chance of winning this very sweet Hero Arts Sparkle Clear Stamp Set.



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Thursday, 3 November 2011

LINKS

Good morning everyone.

I have added two more places for you to visit on our Links page.

Marlou, has a wonderful etsy shop known as Gracie's Corner, she sells beautiful home made jewellery, cards and embellishments for your creations.  She'd love you to stop by.

Do you enjoy sketches?  If so, Eileen has been very creative and has her first sketch challenge up and running on her blog. You can find it here.


As I mentioned above I have added them to our Links page so you can find them easily.

Enjoy your the rest of your day and don't forget to scroll down to take part in our 'Anniversary' challenge!



Tuesday, 25 October 2011

CHALLENGE #31 - ANNIVERSARY

Wow, another two weeks have flown by....

A big thank you to all who took part in our 'One for the Kids' challenge, your creations were fabulous!

The winner of the K&Co stitched flowers is No.10 Pamela. Congratulations!  Please email Mandy your address and we will pop those in the post to you.

'Anniversary' is the theme for Challenge #31, this can be any anniversary of your choice...we look forward to seeing your projects.

Now onto the fabbie creations from the Design Team, don't forget to click on our names to find out more about each design and take a closer look.

Diane




Eileen
 


Marlou



You have until midnight Tuesday 8th November NZ time to share your wonderful projects with us and be in with the chance to win this very sweet collection of 6 X 6 Love Letters papers from First Edition Paper.



Please leave a link to your project using Mr Linky below. If you don't have a blog and you'd still like to enter, send a photo via email to Mandy or Eileen and we will share it here.  Have fun!




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Tuesday, 11 October 2011

CHALLENGE #30 - ONE FOR THE KIDS

A big thank you to those of you who took part in our 'Fun with Felt' challenge.  The winner of our little giveaway is No.1 Pinky, congratulations!  Please email Eileen your address and we will pop your little gift in the post to you.


Challenge #30 is 'One for the Kids', a card or project with the little guys and gals in our life in mind!


Here's what our fabulous design team came up with...









 








To find out more about our designs click on the names above each one to visit our blogs.

We look forward to seeing all your 'One for the Kids' creations.  You have until midnight Tuesday 25th October to add a link to your project using Mr Linky below, or email a photo to either Eileen or Mandy so we can share it here.

Our giveaway for this challenge are these gorgeous stitched flower accents  from K&Co.





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Thursday, 29 September 2011

Now that Sharon has received her surprise gift for taking part in our Blast from the Past challenge we can reveal what it was.


Have a wonderful time using all the little bits and bobs Sharon, and a huge thank you for taking part in our challenges.


Please scroll down or click here for our current Fun with Felt challenge.



Tuesday, 27 September 2011

CHALLENGE #29 - FUN WITH FELT

A big thank you to those of you who took part in our How Charming challenge.  The winner of our little giveaway is No.7 Niki, congratulations!  Please email Mandy your address and we will pop your buttons and pearls in the post to you.

For challenge #29, we'd love to see felt on your project. 


As you can see the DT have been having a lot of Fun with Felt!  To find out more about our designs click on the names above each picture.




 













We look forward to seeing all your 'Fun with Felt' creations.  You have until midnight Tuesday 11th October to add a link to your project using Mr Linky below, or email a photo to either Eileen or Mandy so we can share it here.


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Tuesday, 13 September 2011

CHALLENGE #28 - HOW CHARMING

What a great birthday we had.  A big thank you to all who took part in our celebrations by creating a stunning project...we thoroughly enjoyed visiting your blogs.

The lucky person to receive our surprise gift is No.29, Sharon Congratulations!  Once Sharon has received it in the post we will reveal what it was!

Challenge #28 is 'How Charming'.  We'd love to see a charm somewhere on your project.  

Here are the gorgeous creations from the Design Team, we hope they inspire you.








 










To find out more about our designs click on the names above each one to visit our blogs.

We look forward to seeing all your 'How Charming' creations.  You have until midnight Tuesday 27th September to add a link to your project using Mr Linky below, or email a photo to either Eileen or Mandy so we can share it here.

We have a lovely selection of buttons and pearls to giveaway for this challenge.



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