1 September 2015

Oh! Christmas Tree

Hello everyone, I hope your all enjoying the summer, which here in the north of England, our summer days are closing in, we can feel autumn in the air.  Many thanks to each of you for taking part in our August challenge # 55 -No Designer Paper. We are always so overwhelmed with  your amazing creative  participation. It is never an easy task to choose the Top 3.  Brenda was unable to only choose 3, so as an extra thank you for your entries she has chosen  a Top 5.   Let us see who they are, but first let me announce the winners of our prizes from our generous sponsors which have been chosen at random.

Winner of Crafter's Companion 
£10 Voucher 


#61 NGCards
(3rd entry)

Winner of Crafty Sentiments
Prize - 3 Digis


#11 Jan Ltc!

Congratulations to our prize winners,  please e mail 
 to claim your prize , and please be sure  to collect your Prize Winner's badge from the side bar.  The prize was claimed last month.

The Top (5) Winners
in numerical order

#13 Ingrid Blackburn

#36 Beca Cruger

#57 Papersniffer

#58 Pat K

#65 Samantha --
cause I just LOVE that reindeer hat.

Congratulations to our Top 5 winners, and again thank you for 

sharing your wonderful creations. Please collect a copy of our Top 3 badge
from the side bar.  We don't have a Top 5 badge.

Guest Designers
We are looking to recruit 2  Guests to our Design Team for a
spell of three months.  September - October - November.
This will only entail making 3 projects/cards and to comment
on your allocated numbers in the entries.
To apply please add GDT after your name.
If you need anymore details please contact me at

Our grateful thanks to our wonderful Sponsors for the September challenge

Bugaboo Digi Stamps
Prize - 7 Digis Stamps

Di's Digis - Prize is $10 Voucher

Our next challenge was chosen by Caz (me). I do hope you like it.

Challenge # 56

Oh! Christmas Tree

Please enjoy the inspiration from the Design Team, a few of the DT 
are needing to take time off,  we are less than usual but will do our best 
to comment on your entries.


#1 Tea bag folding

#2 Stamping and embossing


Helen P

Sandra H


Mary Mac


Helen N



Wonderful creative inspiration from the team,
To join in, please read the rules in the pages above, 
then leave your link with the Blue Linkz below,
thanks for your time, enjoy and good luck.


  1. Congratulations to the wonderful winners and top 5! Fab DT Christmas Tree inspiration too - I will try and join in! xxx

  2. Thank you so so much for picking me as a Winner! I have sent you an e-mail :) xxx

  3. Thank you SO much for the honor! This was my first time playing along, so I'm doubly honored!! Love the design team inspiration for this month!

  4. Wow - I'm so honored! Thanks for the shout out! I too love that Reindeer hat - that's too cool! :)

  5. Wonderful, glossy and traditional creations from DT. And beautiful different inspirations.... I like it!!!

    Hugs Doris

  6. thank you for the challenge. Lovely work by the design team.

  7. Thank you so much for selecting my card as one of the Top 5. Congrats to all the winners. hugs, Pat K x