Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Challenge #2: Sweethearts

Well hello again!

I am over the moon with how well our first challenge went and I couldn't have done it without my wonderful design team, and of course our lovely followers! Thank you all so much for all your sweet words and encouraging comments. 

So before we announce our next challenge let's announce our winners!

The winner for the Sassy Studio prize is:
#19. HELEN - Made by Helen

The winner for the All Dressed Up prize is:
#53. BARBARA G. - Barb's Creative Corner

Congratulations Ladies!! Here's your PERSONALIZED Winner's badge you may display on your blog. Please use the contact me tab at the top of the page to claim your prizes. You have one week to claim your prizes.

The DT's Top Three this week are:

We had some FABULOUS entries this past week, and it's always hard to choose just Three. However, the DT and I nominate the following as our Top Three:

 #1 - Stef

# 11 - Jacee

#21 - Luna Star

Beautiful cards ladies! Here is your PERSONALIZED Top Three Badge you may display on your blog.

Please be sure to visit the DT's personal blogs to claim your awesome candies too!

Becca's Blog: Kim Tangled Blue Rose
Georgie's Blog: Still going on! - Hurry now and enter!
Kathryn's Blog: Vinita Jain - New Creations
Lena's Blog: Tracy M.#6773 - No Blog
Lisa's Blog: Margaret A. - Granmargarets cards-n-stuff
Lynne's Blog: Kim Kelley - It's All About Crafting
Samantha's Blog: Nancy - The Nickle Nook

Now on to the challenge:

This week's challenge is SWEETHEARTS.

All you have to do is add a heart to your project!

For this challenge we have TWO wonderful sponsors:

The Paper Temptress

Prize: $25 Gift Certificate


Stitchy Bear Digital Outlet
Prize: $10 Gift Certificate

Now, here's some inspiration from our DT. Wonderful job ladies they all came out beautifully!

Using: Stitched with Love - Stitchy Stamps

Using: Butterfly Letter Collage - Gingerloft

Using: Country Hearts - Floppy Latte

Using: Heart Wreath - Hope Jacare Doodles

Using: Valentine Balloons - Gingerloft
Using: Only Paper Temptress Papers

Using: Only Paper Temptress Papers

Using: Heart Balloon - Gingerloft

Using: Heart with Rose Swag - CraftyGirl Creations

Starting now, Friday's will have a Mid-Week Inspiration provided by yours truly! So, stay tuned to see what my take was on this weeks sponsors. :)

Please be sure to check out the rest of our simple rules for participating HERE.

You have until January 20th to enter! 

Good Luck and thanks for joining us today, I can't wait to see all the amazing projects!


  1. well i am shocked! it's been ages since i've played in a challenge and now i'm one of the top 3. i am sooooo doing a happy dance. thank you so much for your fun challenge and great inspirations. i will definitely be back.

    hugs :)

  2. Gorgeous cards by your DT! Thanks for a fun new challenge! Congrats to all the lucky winners!

  3. Awesome cards done by your DT, looking forward to working on the next challenge too. And thanks for the win too. I'll wear my badge proudly

  4. CONGRATULATIONS on winning Helen & Barbara!!!
    CONGRATULATIONS on being part of the Top 3 Stef, Jacee and Luna Star - your cards are lovely!!! You have such COOL blog badges to display :)
    BEAUTIFUL, FUN & FABULOUS cards by the DT for Challenge #2 ... I'm feeling TOTALLY INSPIRED and look forward to joining you this week!!!

  5. Congrats everyone!
    Thanks DT for sharing your wonderful projects.
    I'm a newbie here. Thanks Becca for the invite.
    Crafty hugs.
    DesignsByDragonfly {blogspot}

  6. Great inspiration by the DT and a fun challenge. Thanks!

  7. What gorgeous creations from this talented team! Hearts are my favorite, so my heart was happy dancing throughout this entire post. You are all so inspiring. I am delighted to be playing here for the first time. :o) Thank you for the beautiful challenge!

    Hugs and blessings,

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

  9. I had such a warm welcome for the last challenge that I just had to link up again! Thanks very much! :o)

  10. Thank You to the DT for making such fabulous projects using our images.

    It is a pleasure to sponsor you and I do hope you have enjoyed working with our images.

    Love and best wishes

    Mandy (Sponsor Co-Ordinator for Stitchy Bear Digi Outlet )

  11. Lovely inspirations! Thank you for this challenge! :)
    Suchi xx