Saturday 27 October 2012

Week 178 - In stitches

A very good morning to all you crafters out there in blogland, Brenda here welcoming you to a new challenge.

Thanks so much to all of you who joined in our Autumn theme last week, we saw some really gorgeous creations, make sure you check out Helen's post below to see if you were a lucky winner or in our Top 5.

Before I tell you about this weeks theme, don't forget that we have a DT call going, you've been a bit shy coming forward, so if you think you would like to join our team go and check out all the details of what you need to do to apply here.

OK, now for this weeks theme which is................................

********In Stitches********

I would like to see stitching be it real or faux somewhere on your entries, other than that it's totally up to you what you create and I am looking forward to seeing all your creations.

Our fabulous sponsor this week is FlonzCraft who sell a unique range of Victorian inspired stamps and are offering a prize of a $20 store voucher. Also a 12% discount on purchases made by challenge entrants during this month, just enter "Allsorts challenge entrant' in the comment section when placing your order.

Now for some inspiration from the Design Team who have been working with images from our sponsor this week.........................

Using FlonzCraft Butterflies on Branch

Using FlonzCraft Mermaid

Using FlonzCraft Flower Kingdom

Using FlonzCraft Fairy with Magic Wand

Now it's over to you, have fun and looking forward to seeing what you all come up with.

Winner and top 5 for Autumn colours

Something wicked obviously this way came and mixtered with our internet so this post just disappeared =(. Anyhow, here it is now:

Winner this week chosen by random is:
98 Ruth
Grats hun, send a mail (address in sidebar) to claim your prize.

And the top 5 are:

10 Gro
39 Lisa
60 NGCards
123 Crafteresa
138 Angela
Grats ladies, take your deserved badge from the sidebar.

Saturday 20 October 2012

Week 177 - Autumn Colours

Hi, Helene here. This week it's my turn to host the challenge and I want you to use autumn colours on your creations. Autumn is a lovely time of the year with all the lush colours of the nature and I'm sure your creations will be equally warm and gorgeous! 

Sponsoring us with the winner's choice of three pack of die cuts is

Winners choice of three pack of die cuts
 A mother/daughter venture - a way to indulge our joint passion of cardmaking and crafting. We only sell products that we have tried, tested and love using. We have developed our own exclusive range of digital stamps, svg files and "Make Your Own Card" kits which reflect our styles of card making - and hopefully yours too!

Another stunning and elegant card from our Guest Designer Mel from Crimson Cloud

And our DT contributions:

Friday 19 October 2012

Week 176 Winner and Top 5

Good evening. Debs here to say a mahoosive


to everyone that joined us for our 


challenge this week.

WOW we had so many fabulous entries - who knew Halloween come be sooooo adorable!!!

So without further ado here's the details of the lucky winner - picked at random and that's



with this super cute treat box:

Congratulations Ruby - please e-mail me on in order to arrange your prize.

And my Top 5 this week are:

Huge congrats to all - please grab your Top 5 blinkie from the sidebar and display with pride.

Don't forget to check in tomorrow to see what our lovely Helene has picked for the new theme.

Have a fabulous evening.
Debs xx

Saturday 13 October 2012

Week 176 - Too Cute to Spook!

Good morning Debs here with the details of this week's challenge theme but first a mahoosive thank you to everyone that found some time to join in with our Autumn Leaves challenge last week. 
Please scroll down to see if you were the lucky winner picked at random or if you made Top5

So this week it was my turn to pick the theme and I chose


I would like to see your cutest Halloween projects - a card, a gift bag, a wall hanging, a scrap layout - anything as long as it is cute and Halloween :o)

Our sponsor this week is the fabulous: 
and they are offering  very lucky winner picked at random this gorgeous bundle of ribbon:

For the month of October the Pretty Little Ribbon Shop is offering 15% off everything in our Christmas shop.  This includes some fabulous Christmas charms, pins, self adhesive pearls, twine and of course a selection of festive ribbons. You can see what's on offer HERE.  We welcome small and large orders, and offer free UK postage on all orders over £25 (equivalent discount for International customers) 

Here's some stunning inspiration from the talented DT:


Poorly sick - Get Well Soon Hun xx


Tracy October 

So that's what we did - I can't wait to see what you do.
Please add your entry with Mr Linky below 
before 2pm GMT next Friday 19 October.

Have a fabulous weekend,

Saturday 6 October 2012

Week 175 - Autumn leaves and trees

Good morning Peeps, Brenda here stepping in for Jo who's poorly at the moment so sending lots of get well wishes her way.

Many thanks to all of you who joined in Nicholas scrapbook theme last week, not too many of you but those who did enter were lovely, don't forget to check and see if you for one of her winners.

This weeks theme chosen by Jo is..............

********Autumn Leaves and Trees********

The landscape around here is already changing colour and there is some beautiful inspiration to be had, so we hope you'll enjoy the theme as much we we did.

We are pleased to welcome our regular sponsor DigiStamp Boutique and Sally-Ann is generously offering 6 images of winners choice

Don't forget that all entries using a DSB image get to enter into the challenge twice, simply pop your entry into Mr Linky twice. 

The Design Team have been busily working away to bring you lots of inspiration, do pop along to their blogs to show your appreciation for all their hard work.


Using Digistamp Boutique's New House sheet


Using snoozing spike by digistamp boutique

Have fun with the theme everyone and myself and the DT look forward to visiting all your entries.