Friday, 26 August 2011

Challenge #30 - Travel

What a plethora of beautiful cards and projects you showed us last time, in summer colours - anything goes... thanks for playing along with us, and we hope you will join us again this time, on our next journey ... uhhg sorry to be so corny!! but our theme this time is "Travel", and I could not resist!!!

So I (Frankie) launch you off to get inky and have fun, travelling wherever you please, just link up your piece on our Inlinkz thingie below... and a plea from me, please, I find it near impossible to leave a comment if your site expects me to join a group first!! so make sure we can actually visit you to see your wonderful creations.

Interpret the theme as you like and most of all ENJOY!! Please visit the DT individual blogs, to see more of what they made.. As always, you have a fortnight to complete your journey and you may be lucky enough to win your fare back with a £10 voucher from our lovely Jill, so what are you waiting for? Bus, train, taxi, plane, bike... oh whatever...

Here are ours, now show us yours...

For my project I used:
distress inks

Lisa used:


Angela used:
Stamp Man Stamps "Across the Miles"
Black feathers
Jeweled Pin(The Stamp Man)

Janet Used

Crackle paint
Tim Holtz stamps mini classics
Ranger archival sepia ink
We're looking forward to seeing your creations!

Friday, 19 August 2011

Show us Some Stitching - Winners !

Well you certainly love your stitching ! What a fabulous response we had and again it was soooo hard to choose a winner. So, without any further ado the winner of the £10 Stamp Man voucher is :
No. 97

Flo - Louise

Congratulations !
Please contact Jill at to claim your prize.

And now the follow up's who all made fabulous projects.

No 24 ---- Joanna K

No 38 --- Joan Ervin

No 41 --- Daniele

No 64 --- Dorcas

Please grab a blinkie from the side bar and display it proudly, you deserve it.

Thanks so much for playing along with us and we hope you're enjoying the 'Any thing goes with Summer colours' theme.
You have until 9pm next Thursday evening to join us. The details are in the post below.

Have a great weekend!


Friday, 12 August 2011

Challenge #29 - Anything Goes - with Summer Colours

Helloooooooo! Lisa Sparkle here with this fortnight's challenge from The Stamp Man!

Firstly just a quick word on your fabulous stitching entries, as ever, we've been blown away by your wonderful work. We'll be back to announce the winner in a week.

So, onto our new challenge!!!

Anything goes, with summer colours.

We'd like to see summery colours, but otherwise.......anything goes! As ever, there's a £10 Stamp Man voucher up for grabs, so never mind the weather outside, show us some summer!

The Design Team have been feeling the sunshine, and have come up with some stunning inspiration for you.

Lisa Sparkle

I used:

Brenda used -
Paper flowers


I used:


Neil used
Distress inks in peeled paint, shabby shutters, wild honey barn door and walnut stain
Umbrella man die


Sue used:
Aspects of Design - Butterfly Beauties
Tim Holtz Mini Mask - Florets
Tim Holtz stamps - Stuff to Say; Papillon
Cuttlebug embossing folder - Bloom dots
Distress inks - Shabby Shutters; Peeled Paint
Distress Stains - Wild Honey
Tim Holtz Movers and Shapers die - Mini Flourish
Tim Holtz - Tattered Flowers die

Friday, 5 August 2011

Anything by T!m Challenge - Winner Announcement

As usual, it was REALLY hard to pick the winners, we were blown away by the superb entries into the Anything by T!m challenge that ended last week.  What an amazing assortment of work on the theme, and proves how adaptable Tim's products can be.

The Top 5 Winner of £10 of Stamp Man goodies is...

70 - Eva's Scraproom

Congratulations Eva, please can you contact me by email to claim your prize: and remember to take and display our top prize blinkie in your sidebar.

The rest of the Top 5 winners are listed below in number order, well done to all!  Please take your Top 5 blinkie from the sidebar to display on your blog.

4 - Sid
9 - Carrie
21 - Polly
24 - Myra

Thank you to everyone for entering our challenges, we hope you will join in with our latest one and join Sue who is hosting the theme: 

Show us some stitching.  

You have until 9pm next Thursday evening to join us.  The details are in the post below.

Have a great weekend!