Wednesday, August 31, 2016

September Anything Goes

Hello everyone. Debra here with the launch of the new Anything Goes Challenge here at Crafting by Designs. Our fabulous sponsors for this challenge have given us some wonderful images to play with and really generous prizes for the lucky winners. So here are the Design Team's cards to give you some inspiration for your creations.

Prize - winner choice of 2 digi images

Debra Flower Fairy

Carole- Little Skater

Sharon - A Kiss for Valentines

Dr. Digi 
Prize  - winner choice of 2 digi images

Julia: Cakes and Candles

Sharon:  Headsman Heathcliffe

More inspirations from our DT:
Danijela -used digital stamps Little Miss Muffet Mr. and Mrs. Chester

Amazing cards from the DT for this challenge! Well it's over to you now to get crafting and share YOUR amazing projects with us. Don't forget to check out the Sponsor's sites and see what fantastic digis they have.

A reminder of a few rules for this challenge, which ends on the 25th September. Link to your post not to your blog, no back dating and you can only enter three creations.

Happy Crafting!

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Get Ready For Christmas

Good morning to all our lovely crafty friends Carole here with a very special welcome back  to you all from the Design Team after our Summer break. We hope you have all enjoyed the Summer and  have done some really nice things.

Sadly our Design Team Coordinator Doris had to have an operation on her hand over the holidays so I want you to all join me is wishing this amazing lady a very speedy recovery she's a star.

We are launching our new season of challenges today with our very popular Get Ready For Christmas Challenge. If you have been playing along with this challenge since we started them earlier in the year you will have a nice little stock of Christmas cards.

We have a great sponsor this week giving a very generous prize to the winner

Prize - $10 Gift Certificate

Well as you imagine the Design Team have been busy busy over the break and have made some fabulous projects to inspire us all.

Debra- Emma the Hugger

 Carole Close Up of Stamp

Emma - Kiss Me Scottie

More inspirations from our DT:
Danijela- Jane s Doodles and Lawn Fawn stamps

Well aren't they all fabulous they certainly get you in the Christmas mood I'm feeling cold already need to go and get my boots out !! So its now over to you all to get out all those Christmas goodies and  get crafting.

This challenge is open until the 30th August

 Please remember to make a new project, link it to your post, not your blog, and also no back linking. You can enter up to 3 projects by using the link below.

Thanks for playing along with us!

 Carole and the Crafting by Designs team

Saturday, August 6, 2016

July challenge winners!!

Hi everyone, Doris here with all of our
July winners !!

First a great big THANK YOU to all of our sponsors

Let's get started with the July Anything Goes challenge

Our first winner is #123 Bernie C from Chasing the Dream

 Bernie has won a $12 gift card to

Our second winner is #208 Megan from My Merry Card Corner
 Megan has won a $20 gift certificate from 

Our next winner is for the Black/White challenge 

Our winner is #12 Ann Chuang from Ann Chuang Crafts
Ann has won her choice of 3 single digi images from

Our next winner is for the Flowers and Lace challenge 
Our winner is #11 Donna from Kraftyscot Handmade Cards
 Donna has won her choice of 3 single digi images from

Our next winner is for the Christmas in July challenge
Our winner is #40 Helen from Made by Helen
Helen has won her choice of 3 single OR 1 set of digi images from
Our last winner is for the Down on the Farm challenge 
Our winner is #7 Dorothy from Cards by Dorothy
Dorothy has won her choice of 3 single digi images from

Wow - that's a lot of great winning projects and a lot of great
prizes!  Emails will be sent to all our winners 
this weekend with instructions to claim their prize.   

Thanks again to our sponsors, and to everyone 
who played along with us!

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

August Anything Goes

Hi everyone, it's Debra here and I'm back with this month's Anything Goes Challenge! We're going to have a tough time picking our Spotlights from all the marvellous makes you all entered for last month.

This Challenge is sponsored by our always generous sponsor Angie's Stamps and the Design Team have made some fabulous projects using our sponsor's wonderful images for your inspiration so lets have a look at what they've made.

Angie's Digital Stamps
Prize - choice of 3 single digi images

Sharon - Heart Baby Onesie

Carole - Sugar the Puppy'

Julia - Large flower

Emma - Wedding Cake

More inspirations from our DT:
Danijela- used Little Miss Muffet Stamp
Polka Dot Pals Tenn


Wow! Outstanding creations from the DT!  We're eager to see what you've got for us and you've plenty of time to enter the Challenge as it runs until the 25th August.

Just a few things to remember. You can enter just three projects, no back linking and link to your post not to your blog please.

Now its over to you to get crafting and enter our fun Anything Goes Challenge.