Tuesday, 24 May 2011

Challenge #11 Die Cuts and Lace

Wow, these last two weeks have just flown by, I've been so busy getting things organized as well as designing some new sets.......yes, that's right, I've done another collaboration with Fred She Said that will be released this coming Friday the 27th. and maybe another set as well.....who knows.
I want to thank everyone that has continued to support this challenge blog and has been inspired by the beautiful cards created by my Design Team......they are a wonderful bunch of ladies and I'd like to say a very public THANK YOU to them all.....mwah girls, you really have done me proud.
There is a Design Team call on my shop blog for anyone interested in applying, as the DT Term is coming to an end at the end of June and unfortunately some of my lovely ladies will be moving on.

Anyways onto this challenge, it's an easy one, and something we all like to put on our cards - Diecuts and Lace, now how easy is that........LOL
But before I get onto showing you the beauties the gals have created, I suppose you want to know who the winners are from the last without further ado
The winner of the 2 Digi Sets of their choice from my shop is
#22 Chris Olsen

and the winner of the 8x8 Confetti papers by Crafty Emma is 
#15 Angie

and last but by no means, the least, the winner of the Bildmalarna stamp You and Me is
 #19 Lorraine

Ladies if you could please contact me by the button in the sidebar, with your name and details, I can make arrangements for your prize to be sent out to you.

Now for our challenge Diecuts and Lace, we once again have some wonderful prizes for you.

Gayle from has offered up a Teddy Bo Trio

Teresa from Crafts & Me is offering 6 Digi's of the Winner's Choice

Tracey from Fred She Said is offering a $20 Gift Certificate

and I am of course offering 2 Digi sets of the Winner's Choice

so we've got FOUR wonderful prizes for you...........which means FOUR winners chosen by us
Now for some inspiration

Image from Crafts and Me, Papers are Paper Lace, and Spring Stripes and Surprise

Using Designer Extreme Vol I

Using "Natalie" from Crafts and Me and Vintage Papers

arah-Louise (Tiggertastic)
Papers : Floral Dreams and Simply Dots @ Bearly Mine Designs
Image:  Aliah Digital Stamp Crafts and Me

 using Delicious Delights
Dear Dairy image and Spring Delight papers

I hope we've inspired you all.......come on ladies, let's see those diecuts and lace that you love putting on your cards and projects.

Tuesday, 10 May 2011

Challenge 10 - "Vintage Easel Card"

Good Morning Everyone and Hi, Im Shirley (aka Nannieflash) and today I am hosting this fortnights Challenge and Im a little nervous as its the first time that Ive done this so bear with me, but firstly I want to thank you all for taking part in our last Challenge "Beautiful Babies" and I personally think that your entries were absolutely gorgeous but now I get the job of picking three winners from them, and these are the ones I have chosen.....

Congratulations to all the winners please can you contact Donna with your email address so she can send you your prizes, you will find her email address in the sidebar.

Now we can show you what the fabulous prizes are for this fortnights Challenge and we have three to offer you, so three chances to win and they are.....

Crafty Emma  - prize is a collection of 8x8 confetti papers
Bildmalarna - 1 Rubber Stamp called You and Me

And now I have to tell you what the Challenge Theme is and I picked "Vintage Easel Card", mind you after I chose it I wasnt so sure if Id done the right thing but heres what I created and what the rest of the very talented Design Team have come up with..

 Donna's -
"Vintage Lacy Dreams" and "Vintage Shabby" Papers

Donna's "Spring Surprise" Papers

Donna's "Floral Dreams" Papers

Donna's "January Freebie" Papers

Donna's "Vintage Lace" Papers

Donna's "Vintage" Papers


Donna's Vntage papers

Donna's "Vintage" Papers

Donna's "Vintage" Papers


Dont forget it must be a new card and must follow the theme/sketch, no back linking.
Please leave your link with the little blue Frog.

Thank you from all the Bearly Mine Design Team.