Monday, 17 November 2014

Mid month inspiration


Happy Tuesday everyone (well actually it's Monday, I forgot to click the schedule button), time for some mid month inspiration and as usual the girls have pulled out all the stops and have some wonderful inspiration to share with you all following this month 'Anything Goes' theme.

Using Jubilant 40-286 and Special Wishes set 30-229

Ellie
using Penny Black Winter Pine No. 40-348
Using Penny Black 'garden critters' 30-152 and wishes die 51-036

Lynn
Using Penny Black 4036K Poppy poem and for the sentiment PB30-115 lace delight

Mervi
Using "a gift for you 40-363"

Sam
Using Penny Black - 'Snowman Hide-N-Seek / 1280J'

Shirley
Using Penny Black Winter Swing- No 40-003


Susan
using Penny Black Winter Whites & Greens Transparency Set 30-057

Tracy
Using Penny Black 40-007 Caroling Trio

I hope we have inspired you and if you have not already joined in this month that you will do so, or of course enter a second or even third creation to double up your chances of winning on of the fabulous prizes.

Sunday, 2 November 2014

November challenge - Anything Goes


Welcome to out November challenge, this month we are going free and easy with................

******Anything Goes******

Usual rules apply, you can enter up to three times, combine with other challenges, use any make of stamp, but no digi images and we must see some stamping as the focal element of our work. Any entries failing to meet the rules may still receive comments from the DT but will not be eligible for the prizes on offer.

As usual the DT will be keeping their eyes open on their rounds for their favourite contenders for our Guest Designer spots from those using Penny Black products, so that just might be you !


Penny Black invite you to explore their creative world and see for yourself why their rubber stamps, stickers, beautiful papers for scrapbooking, cardmaking and stamp crafting are everyone’s favourites. Their products are designed to integrate style and colour for creating the best handicraft projects ever.


If you would like to be one of the first to hear about new products from Penny Black please click here to join the free club, plus their Facebook is full of activity and news.


Crafts U Love  was formed in 2001 by Paul Baughton and Jenny Baughton. They are one of the largest stockist in the UK of die cutting and rubber stamp products as well as a wide range of general card making and scrapbooking products.



Classy Crafts an on line store offering a huge range of products, latest arrivals include Spellbinders dies and Nellie Snedden stamps and don't forget that all new customers can get a 10% discount off their first order - use the code "first order" (no quotes) in the discount coupon box during the checkout process to claim your discount. (Offer excludes the Silhouette Cameo, and quotes for special orders).They are offering one winner a £10 voucher for an on line shop at their store.


FlonzCraftn are a small family-owned design and craft company from New Zealand, a very small country where all people are great neighbours. We work hard for our work and store philosophy to reflect that in our company. We will never be ashamed of our products. Our main goal is making and selling rubber and clear stamps and we have and unique collection of stamps that you can not find anything else.


We have two Guest Designers this month, the first is my teamie Tracy from Allsorts who had gone with her favourite colour of purple for this lovely creation..............


And Helen who was selected from our entrants last month, she has created this lovely card for us with the sweet birthday image......................


And her are what the Design Team have created, as always a fabulous display of inspiration................

Brenda
Using Penny Black 3937H Birds on a wire, 3940F Life and 3948 Fireworks

Using Penny Black 30-229 Special Wishes, 30-140 Christmas Cheer, 40-359 A Day in Autumn 
and 25-03 Verdant stencil

Ellie
Using Penny Black Caroling Trio No. 40-007

Linda
Using Penny Black 'tiny wishes' 30-026

Lynn
Using Stickeroo Dreamscape 10-211 and PB3942F Live Life

Mervi
using Penny Black "from me to you 40-274"

Sam
Using Penny Black 'Birthday Dog 2078H'

Shirley
Using Penny Black  Decorate The Season 40-028

Susan
Using Penny Black Make-Believe 4007K


Now it's over to you, good luck and we look forward to seeing all your lovely creation this month.


Friday, 31 October 2014

October winners


Hello everyone, time to announce the winners of our October Christmas challenge and what a bust month it was with some awesome entries, our thanks to each and every one of you for joining in the fun. Also a very warm welcome to our new followers this month. So here are the winners as selected in the random draw...............

The prizes from Penny Black go to......




The prize from Marianne Designs......


The voucher from Nicecrane......
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The voucher from FlonzCraft......


Congratulations to you all, please mail me with your full names and postal addy's so I can get your prizes posted. And don't forget to grab our winners badge for your own blog sidebars. Any prizes unclaimed by midnight GMT on 6th November will be re-drawn and new winners notified by either blog comment or mail.

As it's coming up to a busy time of year for everyone we decided to select Guest Designers for both December and January and those two people are:

December GDT

January GDT

Well done to you both and we really hope you will join us as a GDT, please both mail me so that I can tell you more about those months challenges.

I will be back on Sunday with a new challenge and lots more fabulous sponsors.

Monday, 27 October 2014

October candy winners


Hello Peeps, I am here to announce the winners of our October candy giveaway.

It was lovely to see so many of you joining in, our thanks for helping to make it such a fun event. So without further ado here are the lucky winners...............

The bundle of goodies from Penny Black 
Lesley not claimed/re-drawn 31/10 winner Michelle advised via blog comment

 Dies from All Occasion Dies
Eeemelie claimed

Stickeroos
Jacky B not claimed re-drawn 31/10 winner Julie e.mailed

Stix2 adhesive pack 
Sharon claimed

Ribbons
Annelies claimed

Winner of the bonus Facebook prize is
 Annette Reed  claimed
Annette please contact info@pennyblackinc.com to claim your prize

Well done to you all, please mail me by 30th October with your full names and postal addys so I can get your prizes posted off to you. And prizes unclaimed by that date will be re-drawn and winners notified by either blog comment or e.mail.

See you all again later this week when I announce this months challenge winners.

 
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