Friday 1 August 2014

August 2014 Challenge - Anything goes

Hello.  It is Kym here again, Design Team Leader for Bearly Mine Designs.

Thank you for all the entries for last months’ challenge of “let's go digital”.  I hope you have popped back throughout the month to see the inspiration posts from the Design Team every couple of days.  Every few days you will see cards/creations from a member of the Design Team using Bearly Mine Designs papers.  They are all available in the Bearly Mine Designs Shop.

Before I tell you about the topic of the challenge for August 2014 it is time to tell you about the winner for the July 2014 challenge of “let’s go digital”.

Marianne Design have kindly donated the following prize:
the winner also wins a £15 voucher to Bearly Mine Designs shop.
The lucky winner is:
and that means the lucky winner is ........... Pat K and this is Pat's beautiful card:
Congratulations Pat.  
Can you please email Donna at: 

with your name and address and choice of Digi Sets to the value of £15 so these can be sent to you.
We also have the Top 3 as chosen by the Design Team and they are (in no particular order)

No 125 - Lucy Patrick

No 106 - Dodici

Congratulations ladies.  You have made some stunning creations.  Please grab your badge for your blog up top under the badge page or click the link here.
Now for our challenge this month.

Once again we have Marianne Design and Bearly Mine Designs sponsoring.
Marianne Design is a Dutch owned craft manufacturer and wholesale supplier to craft retailers around the world. The company was established in 1994 by Marianne Perlot and is based in the Netherlands. For years now, we develop all our products with much care and quality. We have a practical understanding of the needs of crafters, we integrate product development, design and customer service to bring fresh ideas and beautiful products to the craft industry. All to enable the consumer to make beautiful cards, scrapbooks and other projects and enjoy this wonderful hobby. Our products are available in 18 countries around the world. We produce a wide range of products which represent a complete concept of paper crafts. There are different lines of stamps and dies with matching papers and materials to decorate your card or scrap. Products are chosen carefully for mixing and matching and stimulating creativity.

Marianne Design are offering this wonderful prize package:
Bearly Mine Designs are also offering the lucky winner a £15 voucher to the Bearly Mine Designs Shop
Right onto information about the challenge.

The Bearly Mine Designs challenge for August 2014 is “Anything goes”. We have kept this to an easy challenge this month as we know how busy August can be if you have children off school or go away yourselves on holiday. We’d still love it if you could find the time to take part in this challenge.

Any of the Bearly Mine Designs paper sets of course would be suitable.  Here are some examples:
  Here is some inspiration from the Design Team. They have created some wonderful cards/creations for you to see.

Using Bearly Mine Designs Christmas Traditions and Love Dreams

Using Bearly-Mine Design Black and White Essentials

Using Bearlymine Xmas Dreams Collection


using "Summer Floral Delights"


Using A Load of Ole Bricks


Using Black n white essentials from Bearly-mine

Using Bearly Mine Designs Summer's Roses and Simply Stripes

Using Bearly Mine Designs Mixed Media

Remember all of the Digi sets used by the DT can be found in Bearly Mine Designs Shop

Just to update you as well, there have been some recent additions to the Bearly Mine Design Shop lately as follows:


  1. Thank you so much for choosing my card in your Top 3, was very excited to see it displayed on your blog! Congratulations to the lucky winner and the other Top 3, XOX Lucy

  2. Thank you for choosing my card in top 3,I am so happy every time you notice my cards!
    Have a lovely summer!

  3. Love Pauline's creation! Gorgeous shape and papers. Love your coloring. This is wonderful!!! Thanks for another fun challenge!

    - Susan
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges

  4. Wohooo! I was Top 3 with my card! Thank you so much for choosing my card! It really made my day!
    Congrats to Lucy and Dora too!
    Beautiful creations from the DT!
    Hugs Annette/Designette

  5. Woo woo....I'm so excited to see I'm the Winner of the July Challenge. Thank you so much! to email my info.
    Congrats to the Top3. Amazing creations by the DT again this month. hugs, Pat K xx

  6. Thank you for another challenge. Lovely cards by the design team.
    Congratulations to the winners of the last challenge.

  7. Great creations. Thank you for the challenge.


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