Wednesday, March 27, 2019

It's a Spring Blog Hop

Welcome everyone to our annual Blog Hop!

Rene here, hosting this fun event.

This is your chance to get to know our fabulous designers a little bit better, 
and be inspired by all their fabulous creations.

That's not all, our Blog Hop a Mini Anything Goes Challenge
 sponsored by the fabulous:

Prize - 3 digi images

We are also joined by the DT from Odd Ball Art!

So what must you do?

Visit all the fabulous blogs and make sure to leave some love, 
we appreciate that.
Then come back, all inspired and link your project, easy, peasy!

Here is the list:

Crafting by Designs Design Team
Rene from Life in the Craft Lane  (links to)
MariLynn from Mississippi McGyver   (links to)
Pam from Mustang Creations   (links to)
Isobel from Isobel Creations   (links to)
Carole from The Things I Love   (links to)
Julia from Paper and Scrap Creations by Julia   (links to)
Laura from Laura's Craft Closet   (links to)
CraftyGirl from Crafty Girl Cards and Crafts   (links to)
Sharon from Danny and Petey's Mom   (links to)

Guest Designers from the Odd Ball Art Design Team

Penny from Busch Creations   (links to)
Susan from Calling All Crafters   (links to)
EK from EKGormanDesigns   (links to Crafting by Designs)

But first, here is some inspiration of what to expect on the way:


Frank the Freak (Freebie for Creepy Cute Chronicles subscribers)



Guest Designers from Odd Ball Art

Penny from Busch Creations

Susan from Calling All Crafters

EK from EKGormanDesigns

I'm sure you are all inspired by these lovely creations!
Now it is your turn.

Visit all the lovely blogs and be inspired!
Remember to leave some love!

You have until 2 April 2019 to link your project.

A few basic rules to remember:

link to your post not to your blog
no back dating
you can only enter 3 projects

Remember to have fun!

This linky list is not open yet. It will open for new entries in 23 hrs, 11 min (3/27/2019 12:01 AM North America - Eastern Standard Time)

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Blooming Flowers

Hello all, Megan here playing host to this weeks challenge.  
We would like to see some floral cards or flowers on your projects. 

The Design Team have used some superb images from our sponsor Beccy's Place, who has quite a range of floral digi stamps and images available in her store. Please don't forget to stop by our Design Team and leave them a little love in the form of a comment. We look forward to seeing some beautiful entries.

Over to the Design Team for some inspiration... 

Prize - $10 gift certificate to the store

Isobel from the  Bullion Roses Set

MariLynn from the Nasturtium Set 

Carole from the Silver Bells Set

Julia  from the Peonnies in a Vase Set

Laura from the Cattleya Orchid Set

Megan from the Waratah digital stamp set

Rene - Peony 

Rene - Poppies 


This challenge is open from March 20th to March 26th and you can join the fun using the linky tool below...

A brief reminder of our challenge rules:

Please link directly to your posts entry not your blog
No Backdating
You may enter this challenge up to 3 times
This challenge closes on 26th March.

Sunday, March 17, 2019

February Spotlight

Hello Everyone, Doris here
with the February Spotlight 
featuring the DT favorites from the

Thank you to all our regular entrants, we really appreciate your support!
It is always great to see new faces too!
Visiting all your blogs was such a delight;
and w
e really loved your interpretation of the challenge!!
All of you are winners but we had to pick a few.

Here they are:
 The first spotlight falls on
#18 Victoria from Victoria's Crafting Creations

 The second spotlight falls on
#40 Melle from Melle Clef Scrap

 The third spotlight falls on
#67 Larissa from Car-D-elicious

Take some time to visit the blogs of everyone in the spotlight;
you will be inspired and get some excellent ideas!
Don't forget to leave some love!

Please make sure that you link only your blog post
not your blog, not your photo,

as well as linking back to the challenge
We can only spotlight you if you link back to us in your post

If you are one of our favourites, grab your badge here:

Do come and join in the challenges, you might win something

or the Spotlight might be on you next time!

PS. Like our Facebook Page & follow us on Pinterest

and Instagram Link your spotlight creations!
We would love to share your creativity!

Thanks for your support, it is always fun to get feedback!
Please Note:
The Spotlight is a Just for Fun way of giving recognition to our loyal entrants/followers

Winner - Silhouettes

Hi everyone, Doris here with the winner of the
 Silhouettes challenge.

Thank you to our always generous sponsor

Our winner this week is 
#4 Ann from Ann Chung Crafts

Ann has won a $15 gift certificate to
Sparkle N Sprinkle

Congratulations to our winner and thanks to 
everyone who played along with us!

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Let's Hear It For The Boys

Hello! It's me, Sharon and I am hosting this week's challenge. The challenge this week is a fun one and our DT has created some fabulous cards.
 Our challenge is:  Let's Hear It For the Boys.  
Create a project that is for a boy, that's it, pretty easy!
Crafty Sentiments is our generous sponsor for the challenge and the prize of 3 digi stamps will be awarded to one lucky winner chosen at random.

Prize - 3 digi images

Now let's see what our DT has for you:

MariLynn -With Love 

Pam-Fifi bubbles

Carole- Henry Why Not


Sharon - Henry Why Not

Rene - With Love 
Rene - Fifi bubbles


Just remember these few simple rules 
-All projects must be made by you during the time this challenge runs
-you can submit up to 3 projects
-no back dating please
-link your blog post to our challenge
The challenge closes on March 19th. 

Thank you for joining us! 

We can't wait to see what you make!

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Anything Goes

Good morning everyone, Carole here today to launch our new Monthly Anything Goes Challenge. This is always so popular with everyone . We have another great sponsor this month; you must take a look at their web page, they have some fabulous designs. 

The Paper Shelter  
Prize - winner choice of 3 digi images

As always, our design team has been busy creating some fabulous designs to inspire you .

Isobel.  Teacup Yorkie

CraftyGirl - Teacup Yorkie


Well aren't they just  amazing such fabulous designs.

Monday, March 4, 2019

Winner - Inspired by a Movie

Hi everyone, Doris here with the winner of the

Thank you to our always generous sponsor
Ike's Art     

Our winner this week is 
#15 Jeanet from Scrapping and Cheating

Jeanet has won a $20 gift certificate from 
Ike's Art 

Congratulations to our winner and thanks to 
everyone who played along with us!