Tuesday, 28 August 2012

Challenge #50 - Anything that glitters

Hello fellow crafters! Hope your week has been good and that you are ready for a new challenge here at Bearly Mine. This weeks challenge is Anything That Glitters! That should be easy enough right? I really hope that at least half of the crafters that entered our last challenge will join us this time as well. LoL We had about 257 entries last week! Really amazing! The A team have had big problems picking just three of you for our top spots.

We do have a winner from last week and the lucky one is # 74 ! Congratulations Carol! You have won a gift voucher worth $20 from Fred  She said Designs. Please contact Donna by tickling the bears tummy here to the right so will Donna help you sort out your prize for you. Enter winner challenge #49 in subject line... Also feel free to pick up the winners badge on the "badge page".

Random Integer Generator

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2012-08-27 18:59:56 UTC

So the top three then. As earlier said, not an easy task this week with so many fantastic entries. But there can only be three and this weeks top bears is and this is no particular order. Congrats to you all! Please take your top three badge on our "badge page".

Top three Challenge 49
# 38 Leah Ann Gast
#85 Donna
#245 Regan

This weeks sponsor is our own Donna from Bearly Mine Designs. This weeks prize is two sets of your choice from the store. Good luck to you all! And the theme once again Anything that glitters! Maybe time to start on those Christmas cards?

Love n hugs
Marie and the fantastic B team 

Using The Boys Zone and Floral Dreams

Using BMD 'Petunia Parade' -Image 'Victoria Case Butterfly'

Papers: Christmas Dreams, Image: Morehead Stamps 'Candlelight'

Used Christmas Light Available HERE

Using Cheery Days

Using: Floral Fantasy

All the designer papers used on our cards are found in the Bearly Mine Store.

Tuesday, 21 August 2012

#49 Anything Goes

Good Morning Crafters.......Donna here with our latest challenge.....yes it's Everyone's favorite challenge - "Anything Goes" but before we get onto that, we've got  a winner and the Top 3 from last week's challenge

Now the winner of our last challenge, who has won 5 Digi images from Whimsy Stamps is none other than # 35 Jacqueline

Congratulations Jacqueline, if you would like to grab your winner's badge from the badge page, and also contact me @, I will get your details sent off to collect your prize.

and now for the Top 3 as chosen by the Design Team girls

Congratulations ladies, if you would like to grab your TOP 3 badge from the badge page and display it on your blogs.......well done

And now for everyone's favorite challenge..........."ANYTHING GOES"

Fred She Said is offering a $20 Gift Certificate

And to provide you with some inspiration, here are the girls from Team A........take it away girls

 Fred She Said Image - Emma and Rosey - Donna's "Roses Dream" Papers

SVG cutting file and pre coloured wreath from FSS
 DP -Bearlymine paper Christmas Light

Using Simply Dots and Delicious Delights
Image by Mo Manning

Using "Spring Flight"papers

Papers: Bearly Mine Designs "Patchwork Party" and  "Mini Dots"

Remember all papers used are available at Bearly Mine Designs

Tuesday, 14 August 2012

Challenge no #48 - Fly fly away

Hello dear Crafters! We are back with a new and fun challenge for you all. This weeks theme Fly fly away ... anything with wings! How is that for a start of the day? Great! I thought so, a nice and easy challenge to start the day with. 

A big thank you to all of you who took part in our last challenge that had sparkle and shine all over it. Couldn't be any brighter I bet. It's always such joy to see what you all come up with for our challenges. So I for sure can't wait to come and check out what you think of with this weeks bewinged theme. But before I let you all go to your craft room we need to find out who the lucky winner is of last weeks challenge. Dear old Mr Random has done his job and this is the winner of the week.

Random Integer Generator

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2012-08-13 20:25:46 UTC

Congratulations Leah Ann Gast! Please contact Donna by clicking the e-mail bear to the right and he takes you straight to Donna who will help sort out your prize from our friends over at Kenny K's. The prize is five digis of your choice. Please do also pick up your winner's badge from our badge page above. 

This weeks sponsor is Whimsy stamps that offers five digis as well of the winner's choice. Please do pop on over to the store and check out all their fabby digis. Just click the logo and you end up in their store. 

As always we also need to have our top three ladies and these are the chosen ones this week. Please do take your top three badge over at our badge page on top. Congratulations to you all!

# 36 Jill
# 26 Xlglx
# 50 Rebekah

Once again, congratulations! Hope you come and join us again!

And with this said, I leave you to let you check out what the B team has been up to this week. Stunning work as ever, right? We are one lady short this week. Dianne, I hope you feel better soon. Take good care sweetie!

Love n hugs
Marie and the B team

Using Floral Breeze digi paper by BMD

Using Gingham and Floral Dreams

Papers used-Mini Dots and Fairy Dreams

Used Floral Breeze available HERE

Used Floral Breeze available HERE

Using Christmas Light and free gift

All the designer papers used on our creations is found in the Bearly Mine Store.

Tuesday, 7 August 2012

It's All Sparkle & Shine This Week

Wow we nearly broke the 300 barrier with the entries last week...shall we try it again this week?
I just want to thank Shirley for stepping in and taking over for me for the last Team A Challenge, you're a real star Shirley...thank you so much, and I'd also like to thank Marie for stepping up with a card for that challenge, even though it wasn't her team.
I'm so lucky to have such wonderful ladies on my DT.
Yes that's right, it's all Sparkle & Shine this week at Bearly Mine Challenges as we start Challenge #47
But before we get into the details of that, we have a winner from the whopping number of entries last week for the Anything Goes challenge and the winner is
Congratulations Louise, if you would please email me (Donna) @
and I will pass along your details to I Am Roses
AND don't forget to grab your Winner's Badge from our BADGE Page

The Team has had a really really difficult time choosing the Top 3 out of all those entries but they managed to do team's never fail me. They are a wonderful group of ladies and I love them all.
So our TOP 3 for our last challenge are (in order of entry)
#15 Chanelle
#52 Suzi
#216 Alyce
Congratulations ladies, please grab your much deserved badge from our badge page for your blogs.
And now for this week's challenge, we'd like to see lots of Sparkle and Shine on your cards or get out your Glamour Dust, Stickles, Rhinestones or anything else that sparkles and shines.

Our sponsor for this week's challenge is

Kenny K Downloads giving you 5 Digi's of your choice

Team "A"'s Wonderful Inspirations

Image - Movie Star by K.K.  -  Papers - Donna's "Spring Surprise"

Papers: Bearly Mine Spring Flight and Mini Dots
Image: Movie Star by Kenny K

BMD Papers- Floral Breeze
Kenny K - Bride

Image:  Whoopsi Daisy

Papers: Bearly Mine - Floral Breeze
Image: Sugar Nellie - MacBeth

Using a paper from the "Floral Breeze" set


late as usual but will be posted today

All of the papers used on the cards are available at Bearly Mine Designs