Saturday 17 December 2011

Week #186 - 17th December - Sponsored by Crafters Companion

Morning everyone ... only 8 more sleeps till Christmas Day or 7 more crafting days for those of us that still have Christmas cards and gifts to make/buy.

This weeks challenge will last for 2 weeks because there is no challenge set for Christmas Eve (24th), but there WILL be a challenge on 31st December.
So you have until 11:59pm 30th December to submit your entries for this challenge. You can enter a maximum of 3 times if you wish. But they must be NEW entries only please.

Our generous sponsor this week is Crafter's Companion

Crafter's Companion are a forward thinking company who pride themselves on the design, manufacture and distribution of innovative crafting tools. The range include the Rock-a-Blocks - a patented stamp mounting system - and the Award winning Ultimate Crafter's Companion Pro - an all in one compact carry case which allows you to score, measure, trim and create boxes, shaped cards blanks, envelopes and more. Crafter's Companion are also well known for creating fabulous CDs and rubber stamps using licensed characters, which to date include Beatrix Potter, Popcorn the Bear, Humphrey's Corner, the Snowman and Flower Fairies.

Last UK order dates for pre-christmas delivery
Standard delivery - 19th December
Next Day delivery - MIDDAY 22nd December
If you are searching for that perfect present for a crafty friend or relative then look no further than their Christmas Shop. There's a wide selection of gifts and crafting kits to suit all tastes and budgets. Each comes with a bonus gift absolutley FREE, plus double loyalty points with each item.

There's a Stocking Fillers category on their web site, filled with hand-picked selections of their best-selling products. These crafty gifts will please crafters young and old, and with a wide range of crafting abilities. Better yet, everything is under £30!

FREE UK delivery on orders over £50

Our lucky challenge winner for this week (17th-23rd) will receive a £15 voucher to spend from their fab website! Woohooo!

For the second week (24th-30th) the winner will receive a mystery prize from me (Jo)

The challenge is the same (same sketch) but will be split into 2 prizes, one for each week.

Here's this weeks sketch...

This stunning card has been made by the wonderful Hanne
our GD for December

And here is more inspiration by The Saturdays .....






So, with just one week left till the "Big Day" we hope you're all prepared and still have time to come along and play with our fab sketch this week.  To be in with the chance of winning this week's fantastic prize please leave a DIRECT LINK to your crafty creation, with Mr. Linky below ....


  1. love the sketch ladies and fantastic dt cards :D

    xx coops xx

  2. Very nice sketch and great dt-cards. Thanks. Ineke

  3. I love the sketch, i linked my project!

    Love Patricia

  4. Hello, i love your website and i love your sketchs. I try to make a cards every weeks. Excuse my english, is not very well because my first language is french.

  5. Love the DT Samples, just great. And what a fabulous sketch again this week, loved to join!

  6. Great sketch and lovely inspiration from the DT girls!

    hugs, xo

  7. Great sketch and wonderful inspirations.


  8. Enjoyed the sketch this week. Thank You.

  9. Great inspiration all the time.Thank you for the awsome sketches all the time.

  10. Another great sketch & lovely DT cards. Have a great Christmas, Jx

  11. Great sketch and wonderful inspirations.

    The Red Kitten

  12. Wishing you all "Joys of the Season" and a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year! Hugs, Lesley

  13. Merry Christmas to you all and thanks for the inspirational DT projects

    Sylvia xx

  14. Lovely sketch and fab DT inspiration, thanks. Donna

  15. Thanks for the inspiration - it helped inspire me to do my last christmas card!

  16. I made a card for this weeks challenge... loved the sketch and liked the cards from the DT...

  17. Thanks for another great sketch and gorgeous inspiration from the DT!

  18. I linked a card to the challenge. Thought it was running until the 30th but I see you picked a winner already?
    Thanks anyways for the fabulous inspiration!

  19. My mistake, sorry. Please continue to enter the challenge I will pick another winner for this week and send them a mystery prize.
    All entrants from #61 onwards will be entered twice by way of an apology for missing out on the CC prize.
    Jo xx

  20. Hi I have entered my entry for this challenge because at time of post I thought I had missed the deadline. I hope this is ok as I had made the card following the sketch. If not feel free to delete. Great Dt cards for inspiration. Merry christmas to you all

  21. Great inspiration from the DT. Nice sketch too.

  22. I love this sketch, it is my first time entering your challenges.. I am looking forward to the next one.
    The DT cards were fantastic.. Kelly X

  23. Great sketch. I loved to work with it.
    best regards

  24. what a fun sketch!! Thanks so much...and thanks for the great inspiration DT ladies!! Hugs. Pat Frank

  25. Glad I got to enter after all. Another great sketch and samples, thanks again
    hugs Kimx


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