Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Button and/or Bows

Good morning everyone, Carole here today to welcome you to our new weekly challenge Buttons and /or Bows. This is a great theme so its time to raid those long forgotten Button tins and Ribbon Boxes and get creating.

We have a great sponsor for this challenge- its well worth 
taking a look at their shop they have some fabulous stamps.

Prize - winner choice of 3 digi images

Our Design Team have been busy creating some lovely projects to inspire you and there will be more information about these cards on their own blogs just click on the links above each card

Carole- Gaffi

Julia- Kaye

Well aren't they just fab? 
  We always look forward to seeing each and everyone of your amazing creations, so we hope you can join us this time

Just remember these few simple rules 
-All projects must be made by you during the time this challenge runs
-you can submit up to 3 projects
-no back dating please
-link your blog post to our challenge

    This weekly challenge is open until the 30th January 

    Happy Crafting everyone Carole and the Crafting by Designs Team

    Saturday, January 20, 2018

    Winner - Wishi Washi Tape

    Hi everyone, Doris here with the winner of the

    Thank you to our always generous sponsor

    Our winner this week is 
    #11 Emily from Pen and Paperie

    Emily has won a $12 gift certificate to
    A Day for Daisies

    Congratulations to our winner and thanks to 
    everyone who played along with us!

    Wednesday, January 17, 2018

    Out of This World!

    Hello everyone, Mel here hosting this weeks challenge! Hope everyone had a great Christmas and New year. I did, it was my Son's First Christmas 
    and then he was One on New Year's Day :D 

    Anyway back to the Challenge which is 
    Out of this World
    So anything to do with space is a go :) 

    Our Fabulous sponsor is:

    Prize - Choice of 3 Digi Images

    Here is the work from our amazing DT. 

    Mel - Astronaut

    Rene - Patchwork Star

    Julia- Astronaut Frog

    CraftyGirl - Out Of This World

    Sharon (Using Unity Stamp Co.)

    Head over to our sponsors' page to see their great products.
    Please read the challenge rules. No back dating and you can link up your project below.

    The challenge ends 23rd January. Have a blast!

    Wednesday, January 10, 2018

    (Wishi) Washi Tape

    Hello! It's me, Sharon. I hope everyone is settling into the new year well. We're going to get a little (Wishi) Washi for our first weekly Challenge. That's right, break out your Washi tape. I love Washi tape. I just recently began using it. I'm smitten. So many colors, so many designs! Our challenge this week is for you to use Washi tape somewhere on your project.

    One of our favorites is sponsoring us this week, A Day for Daisies. If you are not familiar with them, please head over and check out their images. They are truly fabulous!

    Prize - $12 gift certificate to shop

    And now our Design Team Creations:

    Mel - Bot Two

     CraftyGirl -  Gift Tag

    And now we're leaving it up to you. We can't wait to see your (Wishi) Washi Tape projects.

    Just remember these few simple rules 
    -All projects must be made by you during the time this challenge runs
    -you can submit up to 3 projects
    -no back dating please
    -link your blog post to our challenge

      This challenge is open until January 16th.  

      Wednesday, January 3, 2018

      Anything Goes - January Edition!

      Hi everyone, Doris here today with our first
      challenge for 2018 and it's the favorite
      Anything Goes - January Edition.

      Thank you to our always generous sponsor
      Prize - winner choice of 3 images

      The Design Team has made some outstanding projects
      once again to help get your mojo going!



      Julia - Image # 154 

      Isobel. Heidi image

      Sharon(Using Unity Stamp Co.)

      Now it's over to you - remember, your project
      doesn't have to be a card!

      Please remember to follow our simple rules
      - only 3 projects per person 
      - all projects must be made by you during
      the time this challenge runs (no back dating)
      - please link your blog to this challenge using the linky tool below

      We can't wait to see what you make!

      Monday, January 1, 2018

      December Anything Goes Winners

      Hi everyone and Happy New Year!
      Here we are with a brand new year, and I'd like
      to make three people happy by picking the winners of the

      A great big THANK YOU goes to our sponsors

      Alicia Bel    

      Let's get started!
      Our first winner is #19 Sheryl from Cat Crazy Craft Corner
      Sheryl has won her choice of 3 digi images from 
      Our next winner is #196 Carole from Craftilicious Creations
       Carole has won her choice of 3 digi images from

      Our third winner is #260 Mel C,
      Mel has won her choice of 3 digi images from

      Congratulations to all our winners!
      Thanks to everyone who played along in our final challenge
      of 2017.  We enjoyed seeing all your fabulous projects, and will
      be picking some favorites to be a Guest Designer with us.
      The January Anything Goes challenge will start on January 3,
      see you all then!

      Happy New Year!

      Hi everyone, Doris here with a quick HELLO and to wish you a


      We've had another fun year and appreciate each 
      and every one of you playing along with us.

      We're also so grateful to our always generous sponsors
      and can't wait for you to meet some of our new 
      sponsors in 2018.

      There's still a little time to enter projects in
      our December Anything Goes challenge which
      ends at 11:59pm EST on Sunday December 31.

      The Design Team and I will be back from our
      holiday break on Wednesday January 3 and we'll
      be starting off with our January Anything Goes challenge.

      We wish you and your loved ones a 
      Happy and Healthy New Year!!