Thursday 29 January 2009

winner of Challenge 44

The winner of Challenge 44 is
congratulations on winning the fabulous Glitter Garden goodies!
Please email your address to Deb who will arrange to have your prize sent out to you.

Challenge 45 - Valentines!

Thank you to all who participated in our challenge last week, your scenes were stunning! Don't forget to drop by later today to find out who won the fabulous goodies from The Glitter Garden!

Challenge 45
In case you hadn't noticed it is fast approaching, only a couple of weeks to get your Valentines cards and gifts made. This week we would like to see your Valentines creations, simple as that!

This week we have another fabulous sponsor the very sweet Denise Lynn owner of

Denise is very kindly donating the following 2 stamps to be won next week by one lucky participant who will chosen at random.

We have 2 special Guest Designers this week. Denise Lynn has made a card for this challenge and Juliet is also back for her second week as Guest Designer. Here are their cards.

A huge thanks to Juliet for being our Guest Designer for the past 2 weeks, she has created fabulous cards for us and has been a pleasure to work with! Next week we have a new Guest Designer so watch this space! If you put your name down for a GD spot but haven't been contacted yet, don't worry, I will get around to it but we are now working so far ahead I wanted to wait a little while before giving out more dates but I have you on the list and I will get around to allocating your 2 weeks to you! Everyone who asked will get a 2 week spot! Thank you for your patience!
Here are the fabulous cards from our very talented Design Team which we hope will inspire you! Please drop by their individual blogs to see more wonderful creations and find out how they made these cards! Just click on their names.







Don't forget you can still enter even if you don't have a blog, just email your card to Deb!

Thursday 22 January 2009

winner of Challenge 43

The winner of the sweet Sugar Nellie stamp from Challenge 43 is....
Congratulations Lorraine, please send your address to Deb so I can pop it in the post for you.

Challenge 44 - Create a scene

Many thanks to everyone who participated in last weeks challenge, it was such a giggle to come along and see your fabulous humorous cards! Don't forget to drop by later to check out who won the sweet Sugar Nellie stamp.
Challenge 44
Create a Scene
This week we would like you to create a scene on your cards!
We have a fantastic new sponsor this week, Katy from The Glitter Garden
do pop over and take a peek, she has some scrumptious stash.
To be in with a chance of winning this fabulous prize all you have to do is participate in this week's challenge. The winner will be chosen at random next week.

I would like to introduce the first of our Guest Designers. Juliet from Juliet's Paper Palace is our Guest Designer for two weeks. You can click on Juliet's name to visit her blog, her cards are amazing!
Don't forget to drop by the blogs of our fabulous Design Team too for more information on how their gorgeous creations were made and for more inspirational ideas! Just click on their names!



Cards sent to us from people without blogs

Thursday 15 January 2009

Winner of Challenge 42....

and the winner is...
Congratulations! Please email your address to Deb and I will get your fabby stamp sent out to you!

Challenge 43 ~ Have a giggle!

Thank you all so much for your fabulous entries to last week's challenge, we so enjoyed seeing your amazing creations and also finding out what Santa brought you! Some very lucky people out there!

Don't forget to pop back later to find out who won the beautiful 'Faith' stamp kindly donated by Debbie Moore of The Crafty Pad

Challenge 43

Have a Giggle!
This week we would love to see some humour in your cards! We are all in need of some cheering up in January, so banish those blues and lets all have a laugh together!
I can't tell you how much I am looking forward to seeing these cards!

We have a gorgeous Sugar Nellie stamp to give away this week, the adorable
'Lola's tea party'

To be in with a chance of winning this sweet stamp just join in the challenge this week, the winner will be chosen at random from all the participants after the new challenge is announced next week.


Many thanks to those of you who asked to be a guest designer for CCT. I will be emailing you all shortly with details.
Here are some fantastic examples by the design team to give you some inspiration and start your day with a smile! You can drop by the DT's blogs by clicking on their names to see more inspiring creations!


Annie Claudia




Cards from people without blogs

Franca Kruger


Thursday 8 January 2009

Challenge 42

Welcome back to the first Cute Card Challenge of 2009!
We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Year!
Challenge 42

This week we would like to see you use something you got for Christmas on your cards (if you didn't get anything suitable for Christmas then you can use something that you bought yourself over the holidays)!
We have a fabulous prize kindly donated by the very talented Debbie Moore of

home of her gorgeous 'Faith' stamps
We have a lovely 'Faith in frame' stamp to give away to one lucky participant who will be chosen at random next week.
Here are some examples from our very talented design team for your inspiration, don't forget to check out their blogs.
You may be aware that Marlene had to step down from the team over the holidays due to other commitments, we are so sorry to see her go and will all miss her but wish her well in her future ventures!
We won't be adding another permanent designer at the moment but are looking for some guest designers. If you would like a chance to be chosen completely at random for a guest designer spot then please add the letters GD somewhere in your comment!
Other DT news - Andrea is having a well deserved rest from posting so Lynn will helping out with the posts so many thanks to Andrea for holding the fort in my absence and also to Lynn for very kindly offering to help out!