Saturday, November 23, 2013

Saturday Spotlight #22

Hello Everyone!

It is that time of the week again!

Thank you to all our regular entrants, we really appreciate your support!
It is always great to see new faces too!
Congratulations to all of you who entered the
Anything Goes with a Twist of Christmas! 
 We received a amazing 194 entries!
Visiting all your blogs was great as always!

 It was really great to see more than just cards!!
Today the spotlights fall on 7 fabulous creations. 
It was not easy to make the final decision!
 In numerical order, here they are:
 The first spotlight falls on #11 Marie
Your card is so lovely and soft, the image too cute!
It really displays the spirit of Christmas!
The second spotlight falls on #24 Ursula Uphof

A fabulous Christmas tag with all the lovely colours of the season!

The third spotlight falls #44 Helen
We all need a little smile in our lives, and this one brought one!
Fun card, great colouring, love the polka dots!
The fourth spotlight falls on #68 Viv
Such clever use of texture makes this white on white card a real winner!!
 The fifth spotlight falls on #116 Amelia
Here you have to look and look again!
You packed so much fabulous details into your tag.
Really so beautiful!
 The sixth spotlight falls on #121 Alycia Clark

Another card that made us smile! The snowmen are gorgeous!
The use of the circles, embossing & the soft blue with the white & red is excellent!

 The seventh spotlight falls on #173 Carmen

What a surprise! Wow, you really did an excellent job with your creation.
This is something extra-ordinary, so well made!

 Don't you think this is such a lovely selection?
You have to visit the blogs to see more of each creation!

The runner-ups in numerical order:
#4 Kaija - what a sweet & delicate tag with so much fine detail!
#18 Astrid - Love the olde worlde feel of your beautiful card!
#19 Tracey F - The pretty image and your clever use of die-cuts makes your card outstanding!
#35 Olesia - Your card caught my eye - the simplicity, the effective use of ribbon!
#74 Heather Mills - A yummy creation with loads of layers!
#89 April W - A striking B&W creation! My pick - I just love the monotone!
#102 Kathleen Barrett - We love how you created your scene with different layers & elements!
#108 Ane - Your unusual card is a real eye-catcher, wonderful detail!
#122 Crafty Lawyer - What a cute little treat box!
#139 Sue Peck  - How sweet - love that you used a Rick St Dennis image!
#144 Chris - Lovely tag in muted traditional Christmas colours!
#170 Katie Tate - This is really such a clever idea!
A very pretty basket with recipe cards!
#185 Jackie Wallace - Your card is just lovely, perfect for Christmas!

There were so many fabulous entries this week following the twist perfectly!
It is nearing Christmas and we are feeling generous!
So many of the entries are great ideas!
Therefor we would also like to make a special mention of the following creations:
Congratulations to all of you!!!
If you were in the spotlight, a runner-up or just mentioned,

you were noticed by the team and you can grab your badge!
Thank you for making it so difficult to pick just a few. 
Take some time to visit the blogs of everyone in the spotlight! You will be inspired!
Please make sure that you link only your blog post, not your blog,
as well as linking back to the challenge! 
We can only spotlight you if you link back to us in your post
If there is a twist, we spotlight only those that followed the twist and mentioned it in their link or post.
If you are one of our favourites, grab your badge here:
Don't forget about our current challenge:
Anything Goes with a Lunagirl Birthday Twist!
We always love to see all kinds of creative projects!
And you never know, the Spotlight might be on you next week!

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We would love to share your creativity!
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  1. Excellent choices Rene, and thanks to everyone who shared their wonderful creations with us at Crafting by Designs!

  2. Thank you for spotlighting my tag and well done to all the other excellent cards. Ursula

  3. Thanks for shining the spotlight on me this challenge! Congrats to everyone.

  4. Oh, Thank you so much! What a fabulous surprise to see my name listed! Thank you for your challenges and amazing DT inspiration!
    Jackie :)