Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Week 257–Winner & Top 5 Passionista

Hello again friends, I’m back to announce our lucky winner and the top 5 passionista for last week’s “summer lovin’” challenge.  There were gorgeous entries and the DT had a wonderful time visiting your blogs.  We’ll be announcing Julie’s top 5 passionista in a minute but firstly let’s find out who the lucky winner is!

Last week’s challenge was sponsored by Whiff of Joy stamps and the lucky winner will receive 1 stamp of their choice (must be in stock).  As always, to be fair, we used random.org and he chose:

pfp winner week 257

No. 27

Sandra

Congratulations Sandra.  Your card is so pretty and all your embellishments are just perfect.  Please take a look in the Whiff of Joy stamps shop and then email us with your choice of stamp (must be in stock) and your full address and we will arrange for you to receive your prize.

Now onto the top 5 passionista and Julie had a brilliant time visiting your blogs and wishes she could have chosen you all as her passionista!!  After much deliberation here are her favourite 5:

Elin

Lyn

Michelle

Pauline

Teresa

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Congratulations ladies, you can now proudly display the top 5 passionista blinkie on your blogs.  If you need any help with this please email us.

Top 5 Passionista Blinkie

We hope you all have a wonderful week and find some time to enter our current challenge “weddings” – full details in the post below.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x

Week 258–Weddings

Good morning dear crafters, I hope you all had a fantastic week last week.  Thank you for your gorgeous entries for last week’s “summer lovin’” challenge.  You all seemed to enjoy the challenge and the DT had a brilliant time visiting your blogs.  Don’t forget to come back later to find out who Julie has chosen as her top 5 passionista and to find out who the lucky winner of the 1 stamp courtesy of Whiff of Joy stamps will be! 

Before I announce the brand new challenge I would like to welcome you to Shelly’s beautiful new daughter Darcie Alice Hope.  She was born on Monday 7th July 2014 at 9.31pm and weighed 6lb 2oz.  Isn’t she just perfect!  I’m sure you will join us in sending Shelly and Rudy our congratulations on the safe arrival of their new bundle of joy. 

Onto the new challenge, which has been set by Donna from Team 2 and she has chosen “weddings”.   As wedding season is fully upon us I’m sure that most of may need a wedding card in the next few weeks!!  Don’t forget you can make anything you want, it doesn’t have to be a card, all creations are welcome.  As always to be eligible for our prize draw you must use your Letraset products (promarkers, flex markers, tria markers, aqua markers or metallic markers) and of course follow the theme.

Our generous sponsor this week is Polkadoodles and they are offering one lucky winner a prize of these two gorgeous digi images:

PD_LOGO_MASTER

 

Bride & Groom Digital Stamp Download

(you will receive these as 2 separate images)

The design team have worked their magic once again this week and have created beautiful cards to inspire you (please click on their names to visit their personal blogs):

Donna

(using Polkadoodles image ‘bride & groom)

Donna - weddings

Jane B.

Jane B. - weddings

Kelly

(using Polkadoodles image ‘Just Married Wedding Car’)

Kelly - weddings

Lorraine

Lorraine - weddings

Lotta

(using Polkadoodles image ‘The Happy Couple’)

Lotta - weddings

Nat

Nat - weddings

Sue

Sue - weddings

Andie

Andrea - weddings

See I told you the DT cards were stunning didn’t I!!  We hope you can join in with our challenge this week and we look forward to seeing what you create.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x

Tuesday, 22 July 2014

Week 256–Winner & Top 5 Passionista

Hello again friends, I’m back to announce our lucky winner and top 5 passionista for last week’s “Christmas in July” challenge.  Thank you for all your gorgeous entries, the DT had a wonderful time visiting your blogs.  We’ll be announcing Lorraine’s top 5 passionista in a minute but firstly let’s find out who the lucky winner is!

Last week’s challenge was sponsored by DigiStamp Boutique and the winner will receive a £10.00 voucher.  As always, to be fair, we used random.org and he chose:

PFP winner week 256

No. 22

Michelle

Congratulations Michelle.  I love the cute image and your distressed edges really suit the combination of kraft and patterned papers.  Please email us and we will arrange for you to receive your prize.

Now onto the top 5 passionista and Lorraine really enjoyed visiting your blogs and she wishes she could have chosen you all as her favourites.  However after much deliberation here are her favourite 5:

Annette

Helen

Michelle (must be your lucky week)

Sharon

Wendy

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Congratulations ladies, you can now proudly display the top 5 passionista blinkie on your blogs.  If you need any help with this please email us.

Top 5 Passionista Blinkie

We hope you all have a wonderful week and find some time to enter our current challenge “summer lovin’” – full details in the post below.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x

Week 257 - Theme

Good morning dear crafters, I hope you all had a brilliant week last week.  Thank you all so much for your fantastic entries for last week’s ‘Christmas in July’ challenge.  There were lots of gorgeous entries and the DT had a fantastic time visiting your blogs and enjoyed seeing your wonderful creations.  You are all obviously very organised and getting your Christmas cards done early!  Don’t forget to come back later to find out who Lorraine has chosen as her top 5 passionista and to find out who the lucky winner of the £10.00 voucher courtesy of DigiStamp Boutique will be! 

Onto this week’s challenge which has been set by Julie from Team 1 and she has given us the theme of “summer lovin’”.  Julie would like you to use your images that show something that you would do in the summer i.e. sit on the beach, eat an ice cream, play in a paddling pool, the options are endless.  Whatever you use please remember you can enter using any type of creation, it doesn’t have to be a card.  Don’t forget, as always, to be eligible for our prize draw you must use your Letraset products (i.e. promarkers, flex markers, aqua markers, tria markers, metallic markers or neon markers).

Our generous sponsor this week is Whiff of Joy stamps and Katharina is offering 1 stamp of the winner’s choice (but it must be in stock). 

whiff of joy

The design team have worked their magic once again this week and have created beautiful cards to inspire you (please click on their names to visit their personal blogs):

Julie

Julie - summer lovin'

Lisa

Lisa - summer lovin'

Loopy Lou

Loopy Lou - summer lovin'

Lou

Lou - summer lovin'

Marie

Marie - summer lovin'

Nic

Nic - summer lovin'

Shelly

On Maternity Leave – welcome to baby Darcie!

Eileen

Eileen - summer lovin'

See I told you the DT cards were stunning didn’t I!!  We hope you can join in with our challenge this week and we look forward to seeing what you create.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x