Tuesday, 27 November 2012

Challenge #63 - "Blues and Silver"

Good Morning All, I do hope you had a wonderful weekend I must admit I did as yesterday was my birthday I was lucky enough to have a birthday dinner on Sunday with my family and friends and wow did they spoil me rotten, I had several beautiful bouquets and yummy chocolates plus lots of little pressies from my daughters plus all the beautiful cards I received from my blogging friends, I want to thank everyone for giving me one very special birthday, Thank you so much.
Today I want to introduce you to a brand new Team member and that is Chanelle and you will find her here, I do so hope that you will go and visit her blog and leave her some love to make her feel welcome and you will then see what beautiful cards she creates.
And now I want to tell you who won last weeks "Snowflakes" Challenge and that lucky person who was picked by random org and won $35. Gift Voucher from

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2012-11-26 20:02:59 UTC

 and that is "Jenni"

Well done and congratulations "Jenni" please contact Donna by email by clicking on the little bear at the top of the right hand column and she will arrange for you to collect your prize, and do pick up your Winners Badge at the tab at the top of the blog to display it on your own blog with pride.
And the top three cards that the girls from the "B" Team chose are:-
#20 Plony
#64 Ulla
Well done Girls, if you pick up your Top Three Winners Badge at the tab at the top of the blog, and please do display it on your blog with pride.
Oh dear I nearly forgot to let you know who is sponsoring us for this weeks Challenge, and guess what its Marianne Designs, wow what a fabulous sponsor.

They are offering you a prize of 

And now without further ado I want to show you what my very talented "A" Design Team have created for your inspiration.

LOV image - Bearlymine Designs "Pastel Christmas" Digi Papers

Bearlymine Designs "Christmas Wishes" Digi Papers

Magnolia Image - Bearlymine Designs "Pastel Christmas and Mini Dots" Digi Papers

Tiddley Inks Image - Bearlymine Designs "Festive Fun" Digi Papers

Magnolia Image - Bearlymine Designs "Christmas Swirls" Digi Papers

Marianne Image - Bearlymine Designs "Festive Fun" Digi Papers

All these beautiful cards have been created using Donna's Bearlymine Designs Papers and you will find them here

And now that youve seen what stunning cards the Design Team have created for your inspiration, and I do want to thank them so much for all their brilliant work, I hope that you will want to take part in this "Blues and Silver" Challenge.

Tuesday, 20 November 2012

Challenge #62 Snowflakes

Hi there and welcome back to a brand new challenge here at the Bearly Mine's. Hope your week has been good and that you are ready to take on a new challenge from us. This week's theme is snowflakes. Winter is coming soon and snowflakes are so beautiful don't you think? It was actually white outside when I woke up this morning, but it's only frost so far. 

So a top three and a winner from last weeks challenge that was all about a pink Christmas is yet to come.  I think I start with the winner draw by a little help of Mr Random. The winner of the challenge is....


and that is Krafty Karen. Congratulations to you. A very sweet creation! Please contact Donna by clicking the bear to the right. He takes you to Donna and she will help sort your winnings out. Also, please grab our winner's badge on the badge tab above. You have by the way won five (5) digis of your choice from Whimsy stamps

Random Integer Generator

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2012-11-19 20:09:11 UTC

And this weeks top three 
(you are really making the picking hard for us) LoL
# 20 Chris
# 23 Jennifer

Congratulations to you all! Please grab the top three badge from the badge's page above. Well done all of you!

This weeks sponsor is a favouite one, this time we have the wonderful

sponsoring us with a gift certificate worth a whopping $35 to spend in their store. You better start creating right way, the more times you enter the bigger chance of winning!

My team has done some wonderful cards to inspire you all so why don't you take a look and then run to your crafting area and start your own wonderful creations? Oh, and have you seen I have been joined by the lovely Jackie this week. She is guest designing for us and I am so happy to have her with us this time. :)

Love n hugs
Marie and the B team

Jackie (Guest designer)
BearlyMine Christmas Swirls, Mo Manning Image. 

Paper-BMD-'Pastel Christmas'-Image LOTV stamp 

Paper Christmas Wishes

Papers: Xmas Lights
Used Christmas Lights Papers Available HERE

using : Christmas Wishes

Using Pastel Christmas and Winter Swirl

Using Bearly Mine Designs Christmas Light.  Image - Margaret Sherry.

All the stunning designer papers is found in the Bearly Mine store. Be sure to pop on over there, you might even find yourself a freebee or two.

Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Challenge #61 - "Pink Christmas"

Good Morning fellow Crafters, I can't believe that we have only six weeks left to Christmas so you should be right in the throws of making all your cards and to add to that stash we want to challenge you to make a "Pink Christmas" Card this week, I know its unusual but by what my girls have come up with I'm sure you can do equally as well or even better, their cards are absolutely stunning.
Anyway you will want to know first who the girls picked for their Top Three this week, and its getting more difficult each time to pick them out so if you've not been chosen this week keep trying as I'm sure eventually you too will be picked sometime in the future. And here they are:-

Top Three
#178  -  Jill
#60  -  Trolkatta
#96  -  Julie P

Don't forget to grab your Top 3 badge for your blog from the tab marked Badges

And before I go any further you will also want to know who won last weeks "Anything Goes" Challenge and my goodness we had over 200 entrants I'm sure my fellow Team Leader Marie must have been thrilled by that response. And that lucky person who was picked by random org: to receive two of Donna's "Bearlymine Designs" beautiful digi paper sets is:-

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2012-11-12 20:02:12 GMT

Well done Jacqueline if you like to click on the Teddy Bear at the top of the right hand column it will give you the email address of Donna who will arrange for your digi sets to be sent out to you. Also don't forget to grab your winner's badge for your blog as well from the badges tab up top.Now I know you will want to know who is sponsoring us this week and its a big favourite with you its

You've got to admit that Donna does find us some awesome sponsors with some beautiful prizes and I know like me you would like to thank her for all her hard work dealing with the job of finding them. Thank You so much Donna, I know the girls who win are really thrilled with their prizes.
And now without further ado I want to show you what my Design Team have created for your inspiration, Ive got to say I was blown away by their cards and Im sure you will be to as they are quite stunning, but first I want to show you what our talented Guest Designer Jackie has created for you.

Funky Kits Image - Bearlymine Designs "Pastel Christmas" Papers

LOV Image - Bearlymine Designs "Pastel Christmas" Papers

Magnolia Image - Bearlymine Designs "Pastel Christmas" Papers

Funky Kits Image - Bearlymine Designs "Pastel Christmas" Papers

Bearlymine Designs "Christmas Light, Pastel and Gingham" Papers

Whimsey Stamp Image - Bearlymine Designs "Pastel Christmas" Papers


using Pastel Christmas

All these beautiful papers used by the girls are from Donna's Bearlymine Designs Website and you will find them here.
Now that you've seen these gorgeous and beautiful cards I do hope that you will take part in this weeks "Pink Christmas" Challenge and show us what you can create with this theme. hugs Shirley and Girlsxxx

Tuesday, 6 November 2012

Challenge no #60 Anything goes

Hello there crafty folks! Hope you had a good week and are ready for our easy peasy challenge this week. That's right, show us what you got! We are doing Anything goes this week.

I will write this post quickly and fast as my internet is acting weird again. I have lost count by now. So here we go! Top three for last weeks challenge is the following ladies. Congrats to you all! Be sure to grab the top three badge from the tab above. You are really making it harder and harder to pick out the top crew each week. Keep up the good work! It's such pleasure to see what you all do.

Top Three
#5 Lucy
#9 Dodici
#47 Rebekah

 Last weeks sponsor prize is also drawn, Random helped out here. There were two prizes and they are won by these lovely ladies. Please grab the winner's badge from the tab above. Also be sure to contact Donna by clicking the little Bear to the top right. She will help sort out your prize for you. I hope you will both enjoy your winnings. Congratulations from us all. 

5 digis of your choice

No # 46, Julia

A gift voucher worth $35 to spend in their store. 

No #66, Natali

This weeks sponsor is our own Donna from Bearly Mine Designs, up for grabs are two digi sets of your choice. You will be spoiled for choices. May I recommend some of the new Christmas sets maybe?

My time has as always been busy little bees and have created some lovely inspiration for you all. I also have a new team member, Nela be sure to give her a warm welcome. Also a big thank you to Jess and good luck with your crafting adventures. You will be missed!

Love n hugs
Marie and the B-team ladies

Using Bearly Mine Christmas Dreams
Paper's-BMD 'Floral Breeze' Image-Tilda stamp
Papers used Christmas Traditions

Using:Tropical Dreams 


Using Petunia Parade

All the wonderful designer papers used on our creations is found in the Bearly Mine Store. Be sure to check it out!