Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Shopping Our Stash Challenge 32: Tie it Up! Sponsored by Bugaboo!

Hello!  I hope everyone who celebrates has had a chance to recover from the Christmas festivities!  I am enjoying a four-day weekend and it's been nice to have some "down" time.

First we have some re-draws and NEW winners to announce from past Challenges!  Please contact me via the sidebar tag that says email me- or if that doesn't work, shoot an email to scrappypug at gmail dot com,  and I will get the info you need to claim your prize!  If you do not claim your prize by January 6,  I will redraw.

From Challenge 26:  Never Been Inked or Neutral- REDRAW is:  LORI A! The prize is 5 digi stamps from Dilly Beans Stamps.

From Challenge 29: White/Light or a Meljen's Image- the winner is Kathe!  Your prize is 4 digi stamps from Meljens.

Challenge 30: Tag it Krafty sponsored by Dilly Beans Stamps is Claire! Your prize is 5 digi stamps from Dilly Beans Stamps.

And Challenge 31: Soft as a Snowflake sponsored by A Day for Daisies is  Margie!  You are the winner of a $12 credit to use at A Day for Daisies.

Congrats ladies!  And now onto this week's Challenge!

This week we are sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps!

Our challenge this week is easy!  Tie it up! Use ribbon, twine or ric rak on your project, or simply use a Bugaboo Image!  One randomnly selected winner will also win:

Many thanks again to Bugaboo for sponsoring us!

We have two fabulous projects by the Bugaboo Design Team as well!


And here are the projects the SOS Crew created for your inspiration:







Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Shopping Our Stash Challenge 31- Soft as a snowflake or use A Day for Daisies image!

Hello and welcome to Shopping Our Stash!  This week we are thrilled to be sponsored by

A Day for Daisies!


A DAY FOR DAISIES provides themed categories of over 1000 fun and whimsical digital images, including fairy tales and magical mermaids, cutie kids, vintage illustrations, sentiments and lovely designs for all occasions!
This week our challenge has three options for you to use, so you are free to use any one or more of the elements!

Soft- anything soft for embellishments- think Flower Soft, flocking, velvet, puffy stickers, felt, etc.


Snowflake- snow, snowflakes, snowmen, etc.

or simply use a Day for Daisies image!

One lucky randomly selected winner will win a $12 gift certificate to use in the A Day for Daisies store!

The Shopping Our Stash crew has created some gorgeous projects for your inspiration!









Friday, December 16, 2011

Saturday Shout Out

Hello!  We are taking a holiday break from the Top 3 until after the new year!  The challenges will continue on, no worries there!

Have a great weekend!

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

SOS Challenge #30 - Tag It Krafty

Hello and welcome to Shopping Our Stash! This week we have a fantastic challenge that you could easily use to finish your Holiday gift wrapping and/or cards! We are calling it Tag it Krafty! The challenge is to incorporate a Tag onto your project or make a tag OR use Kraft card stock or simply use a Dilly Beans Stamps image!

We are being sponsored this week by Dilly Beans Stamps! Megan graciously gave the DT images to use too! One lucky winner (randomly selected) will win 5 digi images!









We can't wait to see what you come up with for this challenge!


Friday, December 9, 2011

Saturday Shout Out

Hello everyone!  I know this is a busy time of year for a lot of folks, so we will get right down to business!

The randomly selected winner of 7 Bugaboo Digis is AMY STEELY of A Paper Addict's World!  Congrats Amy!  Just drop me an email (on sidebar) and I will arrange to get your prize to you!

Now for the Top 3 from Challenge 28:

Jami at Stamp Happy with Jami

Loretta at Love to Create

Louise at Punknscrap

Congrats ladies!  Be sure to snag the badge from our sidebar.

Have a fantastic crafty weekend,  and we hope you can join in our current Challenge!

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Shopping Our Stash Challenge 29: White, Lights, or a Meljen's Image

Hello!  This week we our challenge has several options so you are sure to find one that works for you!

Lights- candles, stars, Christmas lights, fireplaces, etc.


White- create a mostly white project


Use a Meljen's Designs Image!

We are thrilled to be sponsored this week by Meljen's Designs!

Meljen's Designs is a lovely stamp company owned and illustrated by Melissa Jenkins. She illustrates whimsical rubber and digital images inspired by her kids and family. Meljen's Designs has new releases along with a new challenge every Thursday, freebies every Monday and a Guest Designer each month at the Meljen's Designs Blog. Please visit the Meljen's Designs line of stamps at our store HERE to browse through all of Melissa's lovely designs! You can also see Melissa's rubber stamps at her corner of Whimsy Stamps, too!

Meljen's is graciously offering one randomly selected winner their  choice of 4 Digi Stamps!

Now the SOS Crew this week came up with examples of all of the options for this week's challenge:

Paige- candle for light and Meljen's image

Carla- Meljen's image

Crystal- white

Danni- Meljen's image

Deena- Meljen's images and lights on the image

June- Christmas lights

Lauren- white

Leslie- candles for light

Lisa- white plus star for representation of light

Alica- candles

Thanks so much for stopping by!  We also have to wish a sad farewell to Danni who is taking on additional responsibilities elsewhere.  Danni has been a joy to work with and we will certainly miss her fabulous designs but wish her all the best!

Friday, December 2, 2011

Saturday Shout Out

A super big thank you to each of you for playing along with us at Shopping Our Stash! We truly enjoy seeing what you have created each week and appreciate the kind comments and support!  You all certainly did a fantastic job on the Winter/Christmas Challenge last week!

Pam Sparks- Expressions with Heart

Debbie at Scraps From A Broad

Debby at My Scraps Creations

Fantastic projects ladies!  Be sure to grab the Top 3 Badge from our sidebar.

There is still plenty of time to play along in the current challenge- to use a digi stamp and/or sentiment OR recycle a greeting card!

Feel free to snag the Top 3 Badge for your blog!