Welcome to the Crafty Calendar Challenge. Our challenges start on the first Saturday of every month. Please come and Join us, you might even win a prize from one of our monthly sponsors! Happy Crafting!

Tuesday, 17 February 2015

New Design Team Members!

Hi Everyone,

I am very sorry for keeping you all waiting! Things took a bit longer with it being the long weekend here in the UK. It was also such a hard choice!

Before i announce our new ladies i want to thank each and every one of you that took the time to apply. We had great fun visiting all the blogs, you are all so talented! If you have not been chosen this time please watch out for any future DT calls as we would love you to apply again! Its a shame we could only choose a couple...we would have you all if we could!!

So the ladies we have chosen are....

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Welcome girls! We are all looking forward to working with you!

Thanks again to everyone who entered this DT call, its much appreciated!

Hope you all have a fab week!
Hugs

Lynne and and Crafty Calendar Girls!
xxx

Saturday, 7 February 2015

Crafty Calendar February Challenge - Anything Goes

Hi everyone and a big welcome to Crafty Calendar Challenge!

Its Helen here today.  I hope everyone is well and that you haven't had too many problems caused by the terrible weather here in the UK.

Thank you to everyone who entered last months challenge and also everyone who entered our DT call!! We'll be making an announcement about this very soon...hopefully at the beginning of the week. You are all so talented which makes it such a hard job!!

So, Its time to choose a winner from last month and thankfully we always draw this using Random.org!  

The winner is.....

Dot - Hos Dorte


With this gorgeous card....


Congrats, its beautiful!  If you email Kimberly at leokc34@gmail.com she will get your prize organised for you!
There is a winner badge in the sidebar for you to put on your blog! Thanks for joining in with our challenge and thanks to High Hopes Stamps for their sponsorship!

Now to the Top Picks!...

Kuni 



Annette



Olenkaja


Congratulations girls, Your creations are stunning!
Please feel free to grab the Top Pick's badge. You can find it in the sidebar. Thank you for joining in with our challenge!

Ok, let get down to business! Our challenge this month is ...

ANYTHING GOES

This can be any type of craft - cards, scrapbook pages, altered items, a sewing project, handmade gifts.  If you made it and it fits our theme then come let us see what you have created!

Our sponsor this month is the amazing:



The prize on offer is - 3 digi stamps

Here is some inspiration from the Design Team 











Sue P


Now its over to you! We can't wait to see your creations!

Here are the usual reminders....

Please make sure you leave a link to your blog post and not just your blog and that 'Crafty Calendar Challenge' is linked in your post. 

Please only link to new entries as it isn't fair to back link to older posts.


Also please remember that only 3 entires per person will be accepted 

 Any cards linked not meeting the above requirements will be removed and you will not be eligible for any of the fantastic prizes offered by our sponsors!

This challenge will close on Friday 6 March at 8pm and the winner will be announced the following day when the new challenge is posted. 

Thank You so much for taking part....we really do appreciate and love seeing your creations month after month!

Take Care Helen and the Crafty Calendar Girls xx


Saturday, 3 January 2015

Crafty Calendar January Challenge - What's New? & DT Call!!

Hi everyone and HAPPY  NEW  YEAR!!

A big welcome to the first Crafty Calendar Challenge of 2015!

Its Lynne here today.  I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Year and enjoyed all the celebrations.

Before we get onto the winner and new challenge i want to let you know we are looking for one or two DT member to join our little team. If you are able to create 1 card/project a month and some commenting then you can either email me at lynne.h72@sky.com or add "DT" after your name when you add your creation!

 Thank You to everyone who entered last months challenge 'white on white'.
What a bunch of gorgeous creations you created!

Its time to choose a winner from last month and thankfully we always draw this using Random.org!  

The winner is.....


Julieanne - Julieannes Cabin!

With this gorgeous card....


Congrats, its beautiful!  If you email me at lynne.h72@sky.com with your home address I will get your prize posted for you!

There is a winner badge in the sidebar for you to put on your blog! Thanks for joining in with our challenge and thanks to Elphine House Australia for the sponorship!

Now to the Top Picks!...

Pamellia 



Coops



Sarah



Congratulations girls, Your creations are stunning!

Please feel free to grab the Top Pick's badge. You can find it in the sidebar. Thank you for joining in with our challenge!

Ok, let get down to business! Our challenge this month is ...

WHAT'S NEW?
You could use your new stash that Santa brought for you, a new craft your trying or a new event or baby in your family.. its totally up to you!

This can be any type of craft...cards, scrapbook pages, altered items, a sewing project, handmade gifts...if you made it and it fits our theme then come let us see what you have created!

Our sponsor this month is the amazing..... 


The winner will receive 2 unmounted stamps.


Here is some inspiration from the Design Team 









Sue P






Jo L

Now its over to you! We can't wait to see your creations!

Here are the usual reminders.....

Please make sure you leave a link to your blog post and not just your blog and that 'Crafty Calendar Challenge' is linked in your post. Please only link to new entries as it isn't fair to back link to older posts.

 Any cards linked not meeting the above requirements will be removed and you will not be eligible for any of the fantastic prizes offered by our sponsors!

Also please remember that only 3 entries per person will be accepted 

This challenge will close on Friday 6 February at 8pm and the winner will be announced the following day when the new challenge is posted. 

Thank You so much for taking part....we really do appreciate and love seeing your creations month after month!

Take Care, Lynne and the Crafty Calendar Girls xx