Friday, September 26, 2008

Stamp Something ~ CHALLENGE

Well, here it is Friday again!!! Thanks to all of you who rocked our embellishments challenge!!!

This week we are super excited to have none other than Kim, from My Favorite Things as the host for our challenge.

Here's a bit about My Favorite Things...

My Favorite Things - Just Delightful Clear Stamps!

Think fresh, fun and completely distinctive and you have My Favorite Things! Clear photopolymer stamp sets with a little something for everyone and a lot of something different! With a whimsical style all our own, we create stamps that are a pleasure to use by Stampers and Scrappers alike. Looking for the perfect sentiment for the *inside* of your handmade card? Check out our Inside ‘N Out sentiment sets with greeting combinations that are just right! Visit My Favorite Things at!

All stamps are completely positional - giving you tons of different options! Bend the words, combine images and arrange them to make them all your own!· Made with the highest quality photopolymer by the leading Clear Stamp manufacturer in the US.· Completely original, creative set ideas.

Kim's challenge......STAMP SOMETHING. Yep, that's it!! Grab a stamp, ink it up and have a blast! If you already have a collection of MFT stamps, we'd love to have you ink those up. But, any stamp is perfect. Pick your favorite stamp, a MFT stamp, or a new stamp that hasn't seen ink yet, which ever, it's up to you!!

Kim has also generously donated, 2, yes 2, MFT stamp sets of her choice to the winner!!!!! All you need to do to win is put a comment with a link to your creation on THIS POST by Thursday, October 2nd at 7pm. The winner will be drawn randomly that night and announced before our next challenge.

Don't miss the DT stamped samples in the next post for some inspiration!

So, go ahead....stamp something!!!

Simple Stamp Something - SAMPLES

Lauren's Spooky Sweets

Thursday, September 25, 2008

Embellished Somethings Winner!

Hello All!

Just a quick post tonight to thank all of you for playing along with our embellished challenge! There were really awesome projects this week, hope you all had a chance to check them out! Fabulous creativity out there! :)

The winner of our Scor-Pal blog candy prize, as selected by is...
Here are your random numbers: 27
Timestamp: 2008-09-26 01:07:22 UTC

That's PattiM who said....
I altered a box to put my first batch of inchies in. PP & Teal Flowers-AMR Sept. KitStamp-Whiff of JoyShimmery flowers-Creative Impressions TFLMy Creation. Hugs, Patti M Pattie's passion I Scrap So All Moments Are Remembered!!!

Congrats to Patti! Please contact Erin with your mailing info and she'll get that out to you!

Thanks again everyone, hope you'll join us again tomorrow for a new STAMP SOMETHING challenge! :)

Friday, September 19, 2008

Embellished Somethings ~ CHALLENGE

Happy Friday Everyone!

Thanks to everyone who participated in last week's cherry challenge. That little bag inspired a lot of gorgeous and different projects!

Are you ready for another challenge?? This one is pretty much wide open. Your challenge...embellish something. It can be a card, a scrapbook page or something you altered; anything goes as long as it has a little something extra on it. (or a lot of something extra!).

I am super excited about the blog candy this week! It was donated by one of our sponsors. The amazingly generous and talented Diana Crick of Scor-pal donated a scor-mat!!!!! How awesome is that!!! Thank you Diana for your generous donation and well, for making the scor-pal too, it rocks!!!! All you need to do to win is leave a comment on THIS POST linking to a new embellished project on your blog or on-line gallery by 7pm ET Thursday, September 25!

So break into your stash of eyelets, brads and gems(yes, we all have one of those stashes of items we could never use) and Embellish something!! Have fun:)

Be sure to check out the DT's samples this week in the next post, they're fantastic!!!

Embellished Somethings - SAMPLES

Melissa's Scrap Page

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Cherry Somethings Challenge.....

And the winner is........

#17 Malieta!

Congratulations Risa! I'm going to email you right away, but just in case you stop by here first, please email me with your mailing address and I will get your package out to you right away.

Thank you to everyone who participated! Be sure to check back tomorrow morning for another fabulous challenge!

Many Blessings,

Friday, September 12, 2008

Cherry Inspired Somethings Challenge!

Good Friday morning everyone! Thank you for taking the time to stop by and visit us today.....please join me in thanking Alex for doing such a wonderful job as hostess last week and for getting all of us to break out our fall stamp sets! I, for one am ready for fall!

I am hosting this week and decided it was time for an inspiration challenge. Here is the photo for this week's inspiration:

Please ignore the coffee pot and just look at the bag! :o)

The blog candy for this week's winner will actually receive my design team sample filled to the brim with Cherry Cordial Creme Hershey's Kisses.......and holy moly are they yummy! Here is the photo of my sample just in case you missed it:

Are you ready? Just upload your creations for this week's challenge to THIS POST by 7:00 pm EST on Thursday, September 18, 2008. The winner will be announced that same evening. Good luck and thanks for playing along!

Many Blessings,

Cherry Inspired Somethings DT Samples!

Here's what our fabulously talented Design Team came up with for this week's challenge!

Alex's Cherry Inspiration Card

Emily's Cherry Inspiration Card

Denise's Cherry Inspiration Bag

Erin's Cherry Inspiration Card

Jo's Cherry Inspiration Card

Becky's Cherry Inspiration Card

Lauren's Cherry Inspiration Card

Melissa's Cherry Inspiration Bag

Cindy's Cherry Inspiration Purse

Thursday, September 11, 2008


Hi all!! Just a quick post to say (1) you ALL ROCK!!!! because your submissions were fabulous and I enjoyed all the eye candy as I looked at them (and yes, I saw them all!) and (2) to announce the winner of the blog candy!! So, without further ado, here is the winner:

Random Integer Generator
Random numbers:24
Timestamp: 2008-09-12 00:33:05 UTC

That makes the winner Kathleen - whoohoo Kathleen, way to go girl!!!! This is what Kathleen had to say:
This is the first blog challenge I've entered and hopefully my entry fullfils the brief!My entry is on my blog here: Keeping my fingers crossed to get my hands on the lovely prize!!Kathleen

Just goes to show, it pays to play, lol!! Kathleen, please send me your addy, so I can send these yummy goodies right on out to you!!!! You guys all did such a wonderful job, it does my heart good to see what everyone creates, you all are so talented!!! And, you made my challenge a lot of fun so I thankyou for that!! Stay tuned for Melissa's challenge tomorrow - you totally DO NOT want to miss it, it ROCKS!!!! Yep, I already know what it is *wink* Smooches ladies!!!

Friday, September 5, 2008


Whoohooo!! Happy Friday everyone!! Alex here, I am sponsoring this week's challenge and I am excited about it! But first, a HUGE thanks to all that participated in the Back to School Somethings Challenge last week and congrats to our winner Maria!!!!!

So, this week's challenge is to Stamp Something Fall - anything you like - a card, a scrapbook page, a 3d item, doesn't matter as long as it represents the fall season! Also, please make sure the project that you do is one you make for this challenge, not one already done - that keeps it fair for everyone who is playing!

So, want to know what you all are playing for this week? Well, in keeping with our theme, here is the yummy candy we will be offering!

Here is what the winner will receive:
(1) Five one yard pieces of fall ribbon
(2) Dark Orange/rust embossing powder
(3) Two Recollections fall 3d embellishment packs
(4) Paper Bliss Leaves Embellishments
(5) One Trick or Treat stamp
(6) Four Chipboard buckles in Fall Colors
(7) Black Alphabet Foam Stickers

Pretty yummy, right???!! So, what do you have to do to win? Complete a creation in keeping with our Fall Somethings theme (new projects only please) and upload the link on THIS POST by 7pm ET Thursday, Sept. 11! The winner will be announced on Thursday, September 11th! Happy Stampin'!


Hi all! Check out what the Design Team did for this week's Fall Somethings Challenge sponsored by Alex - aren't they all gorgeous??!

Card By Alex

Card by Emily

Card by Becky

Card By Denise

Card by Lauren

Card by Erin

Card by Cindy

Fall Treat Box by Melissa

Thursday, September 4, 2008

Back to School Somethings Blog Candy Winner

Good Evening!

Just a quick post tonight to thank all of you who participated in this week's Back to School Somethings challenge. The creations were awesome and some very clever too! We hope you'll join in again when we post a new challenge tomorrow morning!

The winner of the That's Jazzy Stamp Dreams, Rocket Ride stamp set is, as chosen by
Here are your random numbers: 12
Timestamp: 2008-09-04 23:41:20 UTC

That's Maria Matter who said...
This was fun! Here's mine:Back to School
Blessings, Maria

Congrats to Maria! Please contact me, Denise, with your mailing info and I'll get that out to you this weekend!

Thanks again everyone! See you back here tomorrow morning!