Saturday, April 28, 2012

Saturday Shout Out Top 3 for Challenge 48 April SHowers/Water Theme

Good Morning! I hope you all are having or will have a great weekend!  Unfortunately I have a TON of housework to do- but hopefully can do some crafting as well!

The challenge of April showers/water related certainly inspired you all to create adorable creations!  So hard to pick three, but here they are in no particular order:

Anne at Stargroves

Arabella at Chickie Chirps

KristyLee at Kristyleesworld

Congrats ladies!  Be sure to snag the Top 3 badge from our sidebar!

Thanks to everyone who Shops Their Stash each week along with us!  There is still time to join in the Anything with a B Challenge  going on now!

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Shopping Our Stash Challenge 49: Starts with a "b"

Hello and welcome to Shopping Our Stash!  This week we are asking you to create something using a least one item that starts with a B!  Think of blue, brads, bugs, boys, brown, brass, etc.,  or a Bugaboo Stamps image!  

We are happy to be sponsored this week by Bugaboo Stamps!

And one randomly selected winner will win his/her choice of 7 free digis!

First off we have two fabulous projects created by the super talented Design Team of Bugaboo Stamps!



Now let's see what our own fabulously creative Crew has made this week:








Saturday, April 21, 2012

Saturday Shout Out: Top 3 for Challenge 47 Masculine theme

Once again everyone created such fantastic projects- so many really talented peeps out there!  We are always so thrilled to check out your work and appreciate you joining in with us each week!

The Masculine/Boy theme Challenge Top 3 in no particular order are:

Brenda at Brenda's Joy

Dawn at Dawn's Craft Place and More

Shari at Pickled Memories

Thanks again ladies and feel free to snag the Top 3 Badge from the sidebar!

Don't forget there is still time to join in the current challenge: April Rain or Snow Showers or anything water related!

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Shopping Our Stash Challenge 48: April Showers Rain or Snow OR anything water related!

This week at Shopping Our Stash we have a broad challenge theme designed so that everyone should be able to find something in their stash that qualifies!  From April showers (rain or snow) to water/snow related (think ponds, seas, beach, mermaids, fish, ducks, crabs, turtles, penguins, snowflakes, ice skating, hockey) - it all works!

Here is what the SOS Crew has come up with this week:







We can't wait to see what you create this week!

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Top Three for Punch it Out at Shopping Our Stash!

Hello everyone! I hope it is clear and sunny where you are...we are gray and rainy here!  I may just have to stay in today and craft!

The entries for the Punch it Out Challenge were just fabulous!  It is always hard to pick out three but here they are:

Julie Hoffman at Julie Makes Cards:

Cara at Purple Princess' Pretty Things

Jenny at Jenny's Craft Corner

Congrats to everyone who played along- you all created fabulous projects!  We hope you will join in our current challenge to create something masculine or boy themed!

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Shopping Our Stash Challenge 47: Masculine theme or "boy" colors

Hello everyone!  Do you have a hard time making cards for men or boys?  If so, this is a perfect chance to practice doing just that by joining in our Challenge: anything boy/masculine related or colors (reds, blue, navy, brown, etc)!  So put your thinking cap on and dig thru your stash and see what you can come up with and play along!

Joining us this week again we are lucky to have Hazel as our guest designer:

Fabulous card indeed!

And from the regular SOS Crew:






Saturday, April 7, 2012

Shopping Our Stash Top Three

Sorry for the delay in posting the Top Three from the circle/dotty challenge!  I was off work yesterday and my whole sense of time/days is out of whack!  

Now without further delay, the Top 3:

Basslady at Basslady Creations

Holly at Ribbons and Glue

Pinky at Pinky's World

Fantastic creations- we love seeing how you all use your stash!  There is still time to play along with the current challenge to use at least two Punched Elements!

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Shopping Our Stash Challenge 46: Punch it Out!

Hello!  This week here at Shopping Our Stash we are asking you to dig out those punches you have lurking in your stash- whether they are border punches, shape punches, hole punches, any size and type is fine as long as you have at least TWO PUNCHED elements or spaces from punches!

The lucky winner for the Bugaboo images is Krafty Karen!  Karen, drop me an email at scrappypug at gmail dot com and I will get your gift certificate to you!

This week we are happy to have Hazel join us for the next two challenges at Guest Designer!

Her beautiful card:

Also we bid a fond farewell to Natalie who was with us for March as Guest Designer!  We look forward to having her join our challenges again!  Her cards are just always gorgeous!


Now for our faithful SOS Crew creations: