Saturday 31 October 2009

Week 7 – Photo Inspiration

Hi all, Welcome back for another new challenge, Glad to see that so many of you joined in with the last challenge, we hope that you enjoyed it :), Time for a new challenge now but before i announce it i need to announce the lucky 5 crafters from the last challenge who will go through to the Monthly Prize Draw the winner of which will be announced later on today so stay tuned :) :)

So without further ado, the lucky 5 are …

5 – Mina

40 – Terrie Bailey

38 – Margie C

48 – Piali

68 – Lauretta See (LadyPou)

Congratulations ladies, you have gone through to the Monthly Prize Drawing , The winner will be announced later today so be sure to pop back :)

Before i announce the challenge for this week i have a little but brilliant announcement to make, Our one and only and not forgetting fabulous ;) sponsor Simon Says Stamp have very generously offered to sponsor us for every challenge, so now you have a bigger chance of winning a fantastic BasicGrey themed prize, How cool is that, So to kick us off here is the prize which one lucky person can win for this challenge :), The winner will be announced shortly after the next challenge is posted on the 14th of November :)

An Eskimo Kisses themed prize :)


Week 7 – Photo Inspiration

This weeks challenge is another photo inspiration challenge, This photo was chosen by our fabulous DT member Tara W :), Interpret this photo anyway you wish to, from colours to patterns, the choice is yours, but please do be sure to use at least one item from BasicGrey if you wish to be eligible to win this weeks prize :)


This challenge closes on the 13th of November at 11.00pm (Uk Time)

Here is the Design Teams take on the challenge :)

Tara W



P1020793 (Small)

P1020795 (Small)

Tara G

BG7 copy






Inspiration photo



Guest Designer Ruth

This is unfortunately Ruth's last week with us, We loved having you as a part of the team Ruth and i hoped you enjoyed your time with us too, Please do pop in and say hello sometime if you can :)


We hope that you enjoy this fortnights challenge, please be sure to link to the post containing your creation and not just your blog as this saves us having to search for it, Please check our How to Play Along page if you are unsure how to do this.


  1. What gorgeous and inspiring cards the DT has come up with for this round!
    Thank you for choosig my card to be in the top 5!!! I am so honored and thrilled :)
    Hugs :*)
    ~ margie

  2. Oh WoW delighted to see my name there ladies..
    Thankyou so much..
    asoluty beautiful creations collectivly..Will be back with my creation soon!!!TFI;)x
    `Happy Halloween`

  3. I love design and fun to combine the two!

  4. Beautiful DT creations and thank you for the challenge.

    Hugs Linda

  5. What a different chalenge- ive entered...:)

  6. This is only the second challenge in which I have participated and I sooooooo enjoyed it! Your criteria was to take inspiration from the photo in "any way...from colours to patterns" but I was inspired by the room theme itself and hope that's OK. I look forward to more challenges in future. Lesley

  7. Love all the creations by the design team. Very inspirational. Thanks for sharing.

  8. This is the first photo challenge I've done. It was really fun. Thanks for hosting this challenge. The cards by the DT are gorgeous!!!

  9. Great challenge. it was great to find i had basic grey paper in the same colours as the photo. Cant wait to see what the next challenge is going to be as this one was fun! The Dt cards are brilliant and very inspirational.

    Happy crafting everyone

  10. I want to lounge around in that room!! Look, they've got a cuppa ready and everything!! Wonderful challenge and gorgeous samples as usual!!

  11. awesome inspirations. will try to join your next challenge!


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