Saturday 18 July 2015

Challenge No 10 - Use A Punch

Hello and Welcome Everyone...

Before I give you details of the next fortnightly challenge, I would like to say a massive 'Thanks' to everyone who entered our last weeks re-launch challenge (No 09), your cards were absolutely gorgeous...
the DT ladies enjoyed visiting your blogs. It is so lovely to be back again in challenge blogland!!!

Now..... lets see who were the lucky winners from Challenge 09...

Our first randomly picked winner who will receive a prize from 'A Day For Daisies' is....
No 139 Amy Cohan from Amy's Amazing Cards

Our second randomly picked winner who will receive a prize from Beccy's Place' is....
No 217 Julie P from Stamps, Paper, Ribbon N Things


 Congratulations to you both, please contact Diane Louise at
(Don't forget, you have 14 days to claim your prize)


and now for the Top 3 favourites from Challenge 09, as chosen by Diane Louise,
Congratulations and please collect your 'Top 3 Winners Badge' from the tab at the top of the page.

No 22 Maryvonne C

No 100 Lalkygirl

No 140 Kevin


Right onto the challenge for this fortnight - the theme of this challenge is


Here are details of the challenge sponsors.

Our first wonderful sponsor is Digi Stamps 4 Joy
Click here to be taken to their web store and 
Click here to be taken to their challenge blog
The winner will receive $10 of digis of your choice from Digi Stamps 4 Joy

Our next wonderful sponsor is Star Stampz

Click here to be taken to their Etsy Shop
The winner will receive 3 digis of your choice from Star Stampz


Here is inspiration from the Team 2 Ladies and as you can see, their cards are absolutely gorgeous.... thank you so much ladies. If you want to take a closer look at the DT's beautiful cards or leave them a comment, just click on the name above their card and it will take you straight to their own personal blogs.

(Using the 'O' Look from Digi Stamps for Joy)
Diane used Large and Small Flower Punches, leaf Punch and Sun shape punch

(Using Spring Sunshine from Star Stampz)

(Using Tulip Basket from Digi Stamps 4 Joy)
Linda used a Butterfly punch

Lisa G
(Using Peek A Boo from Digi Stamps 4 Joy)
Lisa used a Flower punch

(Using My Sweet Sunflower from Star Stampz)
Pauline used Fiskers Border Punch

(Using the 'O' Look from Digi Stamps for Joy)
Petra used a Border punch

Card will be added shortly

 (Using Tulip Basket from Digi Stamps for Joy)
Tracey used a Butterfly punch

Diane Louise
(Using Shakura Cherry from Star Stampz)
Diane used a Corner punch and a flower punch

Have fun crafting

Diane Louise and Team 2 Ladies xx

Saturday 4 July 2015

We're Back! WIth Challenge 9 - Anything Goes

Hi Everyone once again! We're back!

Diane, Tanya and the Crafty Friends Design Team are back in business :) So welcome to our challenge, it's great to be back and we're looking forward to seeing all your amazing work again - we've missed all of you!

This week, because it's our relaunch challenge, both of our teams will be participating.

We're starting off with the wonderfully easy theme of

Anything Goes

And we have two FANTASTIC sponsors to start things off with us :)

So here's what our amazing DT ladies made :) 

Guest Designer
Petra From Beccy's Place DT
Using the VW Beetle image from The Cruisin Set

Team 1
Tanya (Using Flowers In My Garden by A Day For Daisies)

Blankina (Using you may kiss the bride by A Day For Daisies)

Diana (Moshie)

On a Break

Lisa W
On a Break

Melanie (using "Hello Baby Giraffe" from A Day For Daisies)

Shirl (using image from A Day For Daisies)

Wendy (using image by A Day For Daisies)

Team 2
Diane Louise (Using Flower Wreath Set from Beccy's Place)

Dora (Using Bird and Blossom from Beccy's place)

On a break

Lisa G (Using Winter Stanley from Beccy's place)

Pauline (Using Quilted Four from Beccy's Place)

Petra (using Scarlet Robin from Beccy's place)

Sylvie (Using Flower Wreath Set from Beccy's Place)

Tracey (Using Blossom Circle from Beccy's Place)

So get all your crafty goodies out and get creating, we're so looking forward to seeing all your wonderful creations again! :) 

The Crafty Friends Design Team xx