Friday 31 October 2014

Christmas winner and Top 5

Wow, what a week it's been and you really did embrace the theme this week and shared some amazing creations with us, a huuuuuuuuge thank you to each and every one of your for helping make is such a fun week.

It's at time like this that I am very pleased that Random Org., selects the winner otherwise our task would be so hard, so I am pleased to announce that the lucky winner of the fab stamps from this weeks lovely sponsor Cuddly Buddly is.....................

Congratulations Sarah, please mail me with your  full name and postal addy so I can arrange for your stamps to be posted off to you.

And our Top 5 in mo particular order is...........................drum roll......................

Echoes of the Enchanted forest

Stunning classic elegance

Beautiful composition and colour

Cute and sophisticated all rolled into one

Serene winter scene

Huge congratulations to you all, please go collect our Top 5 badge to display on your own blogs.

Mervi will be along tomorrow with a new challenge for us all.

Saturday 25 October 2014

Week 282 - Christmas

Good morning to you all, Brenda here to welcome you to a new challenge. Thank you all so much for your lovely entries to Helene's embossing theme last week, you really did enjoy that one and we saw some wonderful entries, don't forget to check out her post below to see if you were a lucky winner.

This week we have a fantastic prize from Cuddly Buddly to celebrate the release of their new Christmas stamps so it seemed only right that our theme should be.....................


So many of you seem to be well organised with your seasonal cards so I am anticipating seeing lots of lovely entries this week and who knows it might even inspire me to get a move on with my own and for a change avoid the last minute November panic.

Cuddly Buddly is an independent, family run, online craft supplies business based in the UK. With a long family history of working with arts and crafts within the design, education, medical and retail sectors we understand how important it is to help people keep creating. We offer a comprehensive range of over 12,000 carefully selected craft products from paper and string to designer digital art, as well as our own in house manufactured rubber stamps - ready to be delivered to you at just the click of a button. Here is the fabulous prize for one very lucky winner.................

My lovely Design Teammates have worked their usual magic and come up with some great inspiration, please do find a few moments go check out their individual blogs and show them some love.

Using Love Snow Family  from Cuddly Buddly

Using Love Snow Family from Cuddly Buddly


Using Cuddly Buddly Lilyboo Bunny Christmas

Using Snow Buddies from Cuddly Buddly

 Using Snow Buddies from Cuddly Buddly

Using Love Snow Family from Cuddly Buddly

Tracy Mouse
Using Cuddly Buddly's Charming Snow Buddies

Good luck to you all and look forward to popping round to visit you.

Friday 24 October 2014

Winner and top 5 for Embossing

The winner of a £15 store gift voucher from:
Christine Craig
and the winner of a $20 store gift voucher from:

 Flonz $20 store gift voucher Also 12% discount offered on purchases to those entering the challenge
Jenni M

Grats, mail addy on the sidebar.

And the chosen top 5 are:


Congratulations ladies! Help yourself to the winner's badge on the sidebar!

Saturday 18 October 2014

Week 281 - Embossing

Morning all and welcome to a new challenge at Allsorts. I'm Helene and it's my turn to guide you through this week's challenge. I've set the theme to Embossing and I'm so looking forward to visit you and see all your contributions!

We have two sponsors this week so there will be two lucky winners, one of you will win a £15 store gift voucher from:

and one of you will win a $20 store gift voucher from:

 Flonz $20 store gift voucher Also 12% discount offered on purchases to those entering the challenge

Flonz stamps are also offering a 12 % discount on purchases to those entering the challenge. We are so happy for our generous sponsors and they have gorgeous things to choose from!

The design team didn't disappoint this week either, these talented ladies seldom do :), hugs to you all!

Heat embossed image and dry embossed background. Image is FlonzCraft Girl with Dog

Heat embossed stars from Magnolia and Christmas sentiment from Flonz stamps.



Tracy Mouse
Heat embossed image and sentiment, dry embossed background, Flonz Christmas sentiment stamp

Friday 17 October 2014

Brown and Cream winners and top 5!

Hello Everyone,

Thankyou to everyone who entered my challenge this week - it has been lovely to see some card designs other than Christmas!! I hope that you enjoyed making your Cream and Brown designs.

and now to the first Winner who will receive 5 images of your own choice from ~

Winners links removed to comply with GDPR

and the winner is ..............  #6

and now for the second winner who will receive
a fabulous array of ribbons from 


and the winner is .................... #16

Well done to you both.  Please send me your details to and I will pass them on.

Our design team have chosen their top 5 favourites as usual and these are ~

The Other side of me

Die Waldfee



Please pop over to the side-bar to collect your badge and display it with pride on your blog!

Don't forget to pop over to the Allsorts Challenge in the morning to see what the new title is!

Thankyou all again for taking part,

Bye for now
Jo xx