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Sunday 31 March 2013

Star of the Month March is announced!

Morning all and a Very Happy Easter to you!

It's time to announce our Star of the Month March. As per usual, you have given us a very difficult choice again with all your fabulous creations this month.

Here is our sponsor for this month:

The prize for our Star of the Month is a $6.00 USD Gift Coupon for their shop.
Floppy Latte Designs

And here is the winning project for this month:

And our Star of the Month March is:

Congratulations Louise, please contact us to claim your prize and to let us know whether you would like to join us as GDT for a month, we would love to have you on board!

Jo and the CRAFT Team.

Thursday 28 March 2013

Challenge 200 - 28th of March – Mother's Day/Female

Morning All!

Time for our next challenge here at CRAFT Challenge. This week we would like you to make a project bearing the below brief in mind

Mothers' Day/Female

So, anything bearing the above in mind will qualify. We can't wait to see what you come up with. Mothers' Day is being celebrated at different times over the world, but in the UK it has already gone passed. Female is therefore the alternative, also for those who do not need any Mothers' Day cards.

It is also challenge 200 and to celebrate this, we also will have a prize for our Top3 this week.

And here are our sponsors for this week:

Sponsor 1: Gingerloft

The prize for winner 1 is 3 images of choice from her shop.


Sponsor 2: Bugaboo Stamps

The prize for winner 1 is 7 digis of choice



The prize for winner 1 is 4 digis of choice from their shop.

Sassy Studio Designs

Sponsor 4: QKR Stampede
The Prize for Winner 4 is 5 Digital Images of choice.

Company Bio:
Do you have a sense of humor? Are you looking for a cute stamp? Then, we are the company for you! QKR Stampede is the somewhat cute somewhat quirky rubber and digital stamp company. We Showcase the artwork of Ken Herrod, who had a unique, somewhat quirky style with lots of humor and character. You are sure to get a chuckle out of our stamps! We have been offering our unique stamps and supplies to the craft industry for over 15 years. At QKR Stampede our images are available as unmounted, natural red rubber stamps OR as digital stamps! If QKR Stampede Stamps aren't exactly what you are looking for, Don't miss out on the sister companies: Eureka Stamps,  Biblical Impressions Rubber Stamps, or the newest addition; Alluring Impressions.

1st: 1 paperpack or 1 box card kit of choice
2nd: 1 easel card or card kit of choice (not box card kit)
3rd: 1 digi of choice

And here is some inspiration for you from our DT. Great work by all our ladies again, thank you!

Annette – GDT:
(using one of the Sunbonnet images by Bugaboo Stamps)

(using 'Fancy Rose Vase' by Bugaboo Stamps)

(using 'For You' by Bugaboo Stamps)

Deonna from QKR:

(using 'Girlz – Car' by Bugaboo Stamps)

Gemma - GDT:
(using 'Martini Pin Up' by Sassy Studio Designs)

(using 'Scarlette Cafe' by Bugaboo Stamps)

Jo – (me):
(using my own Pastel 2013 papers)
(using 'Blossom Branch' by Floppy Latte Designs)

(using 'Mother sentiment' by Floppy Latte Designs)

(using 'Butterfly Collage Water' by Gingerloft)

(using 'Jungle Eyes' by Pattie's Creations, 'Big Cats Collage' by Gingerloft 
and 'Little Friends' by Stitchy Stamps)

(using 'The Rose' by QKR)

(using 'Victorian Beauty' by Sassy Studio Designs)

(using 'Roses Block' by Bugaboo Stamps)

(using 'Girlz Daisies' by Bugaboo Stamps)

(using 'Mother sentiment' by Floppy Latte Designs)

Mian from QKR:


(using 'Roses Block' by Bugaboo Stamps)


(using 'Fancy SB Flower' by Bugaboo Stamps)

(using 'Make it Snappy Kidz' by Bugaboo Stamps)

So, now it's up to you again, we would love to come and visit your creations again. If you are 15 or younger, please include your age again in your name, collect a special badge here and contact us for a little prize from Jo (2 digistamps or a paperpack).

Don't forget to contact us to claim your prize if you have won one of our challenges or to collect your badge if you made our Top 3 here! We only will respond to people who get in touch with us and will not go looking for you! (Sorry, a bit too busy to do that). If prizes have not been claimed within 2 weeks of the winners being announced, you will forfeit your chance for the prize advertised.

Have fun with our challenge and good luck!

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Jo and the CRAFT Team.

Wednesday 27 March 2013

Top 3 Challenge #199 Inspiration picture.

Hello again everyone, here as promised are the top 
3 choices for challenge #199 Inspiration Picture.
Once again this was a difficult choice with so many lovely entries.

So here are our entries.......

CONGRATULATIONS LADIES, all of your projects are beautiful. 
please collect your badge/blinkie from here.

We will be back tomorrow with a brand new challenge with some fantastic prizes on offer from our very generous sponsors.
Enjoy the rest of your evening.
Happy crafting!
 Craft Design Team 

Winners of Challenge # 199 Inspiration Picture Challenge

Good evening all, it’s time to announce the winners 
of our Inspiration Picture challenge.

Thank you to all of those who took the time to enter our challenge this week.
As always our winners have been chosen at random
and here they are.

Sponsor 1: Stamp Fairy

Prize for winner 1 is a $10 gift certificate for their shop.

The lucky Winner of prize 1 is

Sponsor 2: Crimson Cloud

               The prize for winner 2 is 3 diecut packs of choice from their shop.

The lucky Winner of prize 2 is

The prize for winner 3 is a seat to any of their upcoming virtual classes.


The lucky Winner of prize 3 is

The prize for winner 4 is:
·                     3 digistamps OR
·                     2 easel card sheets OR
·                     2 card kits OR
·                     2 3D decoupage card toppers OR
·                     1 paperpack OR
·                     1 box card kit of the winners choice from my digistamp blog.
The lucky Winner of prize 4 is

Congratulations ladies all gorgeous creations.
Please contact us at craftchallenge@yahoo.co.uk and collect your blinkie from  here.

 I will be back later with the top 3 choices.

And Remember
We will be back tomorrow with a brand new challenge with some fantastic prizes on offer from our very generous sponsors.
Enjoy the rest of your evening.
Happy crafting!
 Craft Design Team 

Tuesday 26 March 2013

A Freebie for our readers from My Memories in time for Easter.

Remember we mentioned our new sponsor My Memories? They would like to offer a little freebie to all our readers. Hope you like it. Don't forget, you can get the software to create these things for yourself at My Memories with a $10 discount using our code, STMMMS98952, at the checkout. Just copy and paste and use it in the little box before checking out.

And here is the freebie they offer to all our followers. Don't miss out, it's only available free till the 7th of April!

Freebies Basket of Memories Party Bag

Watch the webinars available on the web:
STM Freebies— Basket of Memories Party Bag
Check out these great freebies!
They make great Party Favors! Easy and fun to make!
Fill them with candy, chocolate covered pretzels, chalk, crayons, or anything else you can think of!
Free online tutorial can be found athttp://www.mymemories.com/craftables/partybag
Available free until April 7th.

Just a reminder that STM Freebies should be provided through the links to the MyMemories website and not as a direct download from your site.