Saturday 30 May 2009

The First Top 5 at Allsorts

Another great week for Allsorts and a huge thank you to everyone who entered....
as last weeks challenge of no stamped image was mine i have the honour of choosing the top 5 this week so here goes.....






Congrats ladies please take the 'I made the top 5 at Allsorts' banner from the sidebar to display on your blogs..........

A big Thanks to all that entered last weeks challenge and I hope you all enter Kirstens challenge 'curly whirly' this week and have a lovely sunny weekend!

Emma xxx

Allsorts Challenge Week 3 'CURLY SWIRLY'

Welcome to Challenge 3 we are thrilled with all the entries for last week challenge so many fantastic entries thank you to everyone who entered...Emma will be back later with her top five....This weeks Challenge is my challenge( Kirsten ) and the challenge is 'CURLY SWIRLY' however you wish to interpret it.....We have stunning DT cards this week but remember you can make anything you wish..........Thanks for playing along....x

Hi all just a quick update to this weeks challenge, there will be some candy up for grabs this week to 1 lucky winner choosen by will be a surprise candy (no photo) sorry to tease you hope you all play along and good luck...x








Saturday 23 May 2009

Sir Stampalot candy winner!

Sorry for the delay, problems with the random generator :)

All sorted now though and I am please to announce the winner is entry 10
Time stamp 17 May 2009 19:20

Always with a heart
Congratulations please E-mail me with your addy and we will get your prize to you
Emma xxx

Allsorts Challenge 2 'No Stamped Image'

Welcome to Challenge 2 we are thrilled with all the entries for our first challenge so many fantastic entries thank you to everyone who entered and a big thank you to everyone who helped spread the word..This weeks Challenge is my challenge( Emma ) and the challenge is 'No stamped image', and as the individual DT challenges start this week each DT member will be choosing their top five entries at the end of their challenge......

we will be back shortly to announce the winner of the fab Sir Stampalot goodies !!!









We look forward to seeing all your fantastic creations

Allsorts Design Team xxxxxxxx

Saturday 16 May 2009

Alsorts Challenge 1

Good morning everyone! and welcome to the first Allsorts challenge..
We are so excited and the DT has come up with some fantastic samples for you more of the challenge in a moment.....
This week we have a fab prize on offer from our fab sponsors Sir Stampalot look at these goodies !!!

Here is a little info from our sponsors this week..

Based in the UK, but also ships internationally, Sir Stampalot is well know for having plenty of stamps from all sorts of companies from Tilda to Art Impressions, Sarah Kay to Hero Arts, Penny Black to Magenta. As well as being a mail order company and web-based shop, they exhibit at shows around the UK and also have a "bricks and mortar" shop. The shop is based in Peterborough, Cambs and has it's own workshop area for holding classes and demo days - talking of which, if you are in the area, don't miss out on a fantastic demo day they have lined up for Sat 30th May - where there's free demos by Louise aka Crafty Lou using Tilda stamps from Magnolia and some fabulous inking techniques in true Louise style. If that's not enough to draw you in, they'll also be free refreshments and plenty of inspriational sample boards so don't forget your camera.

Now for the exciting bit The theme this week is SWEETS however you would like to interpret it, and you can make any thing you like! here are some DT samples to give you some inspiration..............








Arn't they fantastic !!

We can't wait to see your entries, the DT will try and visit every entry so please try to link your actual card post in your comment and we hope to be using Mr Linky next week..

Allsorts Challenge Team xxxxxxxx

Monday 11 May 2009

Just a Quickie, First Challenge Date!

Just to let you know that the first Allsorts Challenge will be this Saturday (16th May) and we hope you are all looking forward to it as much as we are ... see you there for a great challenge and maybe a little candy...hmmmmm!

Sunday 10 May 2009

Dt Announcement!!!!

After lots of blog hopping to visit everybody who had applied to be on our DT.......(which took hours, we were overwhelmed with the amount of DT requests)......

We are pleased to announce the 6 (yes 6!! we couldn't decide on 4!) New DT members for the Allsorts Challenge Blog.

Amanda (Scotspanda)

Gro (Velkommen til groshobbyhjore)

Brenda (floral fantasies)

Debs ( especially for you )

Jackie ( crafty garden )

Lisa (Crafty moments )

These 6 lucky Ladies will be receiving an e-mail shortly with all the details...
Thank you to everyone who entered it was such a difficult decision, please look out for our future guest designer spots and we hope you will join us in our challenges!
Thanks again Kirsten and Emma xxx

Saturday 9 May 2009

Some Exciting news!!!!

We have been approached by the fabulous Sir Stampalot who would like to be a sponsor of our blog, more news when we post the first challenge...not long now!!!!