Monday, 5 November 2018

The Flower Challenge #26 'A Special Occasion'

Welcome to The Flower Challenge! This is the challenge that celebrates cards using floral images. Our challenge for  November  is .....

It would be great if you could add our cue card above when entering our challenge.
Of course most of all....have fun!

The winner will be announced in the usual manner, the day before the next challenge.

Please don't forget to use your Florals as always and as the MAIN feature on your card.
Only 6 other challenges allowed as well as our own.
Also please take a few minutes to read our rules in the tab above as you may lose out on winning a prize sometimes too.

This month we would like to see you make a card for a special occasion. So it could be a for a birthday, a wedding, a new baby, an engagement.... as always see examples made by our DT if in doubt. Also please make it clear which 'Special Occasion' your card is for.

And here is some inspiration from the Design Team. (Be sure to click on the links to their blogs and leave them some comment love :)

Wedding card

Anniversary card


Wedding Card

 Wedding card

Congratulation on New Job card

Birthday card

 Wedding card

 Christmas Card

Christmas Card

Birthday card

The challenge closes on the 25th of the month at 5pm. but we will be back on the 15th with some more inspiration. We will announce the challenge winners the day before the start of the next challenge. Have fun crafting!

Sunday, 4 November 2018

The Flower Challenge 'Picks for the Month of October' and Prize Winners !

Hi everyone, welcome back to The Flower Challenge. The challenge which celebrates floral images on your cards.

We were so thrilled to see such an amazing amount of entries to our 2nd Birthday challenge. Also a very big thank you to Top Flight Stamps who kindly sponsored us too. Also for gifts donated by our Design Team members. So very generous of them all.

We were also very touched by all your lovely comments and best wishes to us all and our challenge. So happy you are loving our challenge and we are looking forward to seeing your amazing creations here again for another year of floral beauty.

Now of course I am sure you are all waiting to hear who won the prizes!

We chose the Winner by our usual method, all DT members choose their favourite three cards and the one with most votes is chosen as Winner, Top Picks or Honourable Mentions.This time we have also used Mr Random picker to choose one lucky winner to win all our other prizes. See complete list in main post for October challenge.

         (Please remember to claim your prize within a week or the
         prizes will then be given to the next person in our list)
       Please can both winners email us with your name and full address
      so we can give you details of how to claim your prize.
Our email address is below

                So without further ado here are the lucky Winners for our 2nd Birthday challenge.

Prize Winner for our Oct Challenge 

(Wins a $20 Gift certificate from Top Flight Stamps)
Also gets the chance of being our Guest Designer.

No 32  Maura
Beautiful design and colouring of the amazing white embossed flowers.
Love all the splatters and touch of sparkle with the sequins.

Congratulations and don't forget to grab your badge below.

Random Lucky Winner

No 33  Lynne in NI
(Wins three stamp sets, a die and a stencil)

Such beautiful Poinsettia flowers and the shiny sentiment finishes
 it off so well too.

Congratulations and don't forget to grab your badge below.

The Top Picks chosen by the Design team were
(In alphabetical order)

No 71 Mukta

No 31 Trina

 Congratulations and don't forget to grab your badge below.

The Honourable Mentions for this month were
(in alphabetical order)

No 18 Conil

No 21 Jenny Martin

No 54 Lili

No 4  Lynda Pleckan

 No 56 MariaF

Congratulations and don't forget to grab your badge below.

Congratulations to all of you and don't forget to grab your badge.
Thank you for joining us and helping to create a stunning gallery 
that celebrates floral stamps.

Vivien has made this wonderful badge for anyone who would 
like to display it on the sidebar on their blog.

 We hope you enjoyed playing along and that you'll come join us
 again for a new challenge starting 4th November.