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Saturday 5 November 2011

Winter Wardrobe

Good Morning! I have been in battle with Blogger this morning. I seem to having problems when it come so to posting and just wont publish! My patience paid off and and here we are!
 Welcome to Novembers challenge here at Crafty Calendar!
I can not believe that we are in November already, the months are just flying past. 

I want to thank you all for the massive amount of entries we had last month for our spooky challenge. Each and every one of them was stunning! 
The winner of our prize from Wild Orchid Crafts drawn at random is....

Carol from CMDesign: Here is her spoooky creation;
Congratulations Carol, if you pop me a email i will get your prize organised for you from Wild Orchid Crafts.                                                                                                                                                                  

As you all know we had lots of prizes on offer to celebrate our Birthday. 
To see is you have won one of these fab prizes check out at the bottom of this post.

Onto our new challenge!
This month Jenni, our sponsor as well as our very own teamie, has chosen a brilliant theme off.....
"Winter Wardrobe"
Let us see all your favourite images that are wrapped up with their winter clothes on!
As always you can create anything as long as it fits out theme.!

Our sponsor this week is...Cardmadfairy's Card Creations!
Yes our very own Jenni who is offering some of her digital images to the lucky winner. 

Here is some inspiration from the Design Team for you to drool over. Jenni very kindly let us use some of her images for this challenge..Thank You Jenni

We have a special Guest Designer with us this month! Her name is Viviane, you must check out her blog, her creations are just gorgeous and her colouring is amazing!
Viviane won the GDT through the Feline Thankful Party that ran a few months ago. I was so pleased to welcome her onto our team for the month!

Here is Vivianes card using Jenni's "Imogen in Hat" image.

Katina used Imogen In Hat

Tammy - Used Buttons Snowman

Jenni - Used Winter Jessica

Bev used skating Josie

Lynne  used Building A Snowman

I hope you can pop by our personal blogs to see what else we have been up too!

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 backlink 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 entires per person will be accepted 

This challenge will close on 2th December at 8 pm and the winner will be announced the following day when the new challenge is posted. 
Now its over to you.....lets see what you can create!!
(mr Linky below the prize draw)

Now for the Prizes from our Birthday draw!

£10 Gift Voucher to use in Artful Splodger -   Helen

 4 Digital Stamps of your choice from  Cardmadfairy's Card Creations - Made By Mandy

4 digital images of your choice from A passion for Stamps - Anne

 8 digital images of your choice at Crafty Sentiments - Shannin

My surprise bag of candy - Kim Mc

Congratulations girls! If you can all email me (in side bar) and i will get the prizes all organised for you! Thanks for joining in with our Birthday Prize Draw!

The Crafty Calendar Team


  1. What a lovely surprise - thank you!

    I've just e-mailed you as requested.

    Helen x

  2. I love this theme for a challenge, how fun. Thank you!

  3. Hi Ladies, lovely challenge but I misread it!! My first card (entry number 2) does not fit the theme at all, but my second entry, number 5, does! Please only look at number 5, and not number 2! Well, you can look at it if you want too, lol!

    Brenda B

  4. Gorgeous DT inspiration, thanks for the lovely challenge.

  5. Nice "different" challenge, thanks...and thanks for the DT inspiration too, Donna

  6. Fabulous challenge!! Thanks for the chance to play along.
    PS I have a weekly candy on my store's blog if any of the team would like to enter!

  7. fabby challenge thanks :0) LOVE the Dt creations too!

  8. Fab DT cards !! Sorry my first try was my blog addy so enter again with my blog post !!

    hugs Diane xx

  9. Lovely cards from the DT! :0) xx

  10. Gorgeous samples from the DT.

  11. Fun challenge! Can you believe that now I'm actually LOOKING FORWARD to getting snow! LOL Happy Crafting, everyone! =)

  12. Gorgeous work by the DT. Hugs, dj1952


Thanks so much for entering this months challenge! We look forward to seeing your fabulous creations!