Saturday 28 May 2011

Challenge 45 ............Shabby Chic

Thanks you all for your fabulous entries to our Mix & Match challenge - it was fun to see the different matches you produced, so many of them very inspirational !!!

Right - what have we conjured up for you this time ???
This time we would like to see a little "SHABBY CHIC" on your creations

We are also happy to announce that the fabulous BECCA has agreed to join us as a Design Team member on a permanent basis - do give her a warm welcome!!

Now - here for your inspiration are our design team's creations and this time we are lucky enough to have the fabulous, talented Debbie Dolphin joining us.

Debbie Dolphin - Guest Designer

Basic Grey Products - Porcelain papers

Basicgrey products used - Cappella 12x12 papers

Basic Grey product used - Curio Papers


Using Curio Papers

Basic Grey ~ porcelain papers

BasicGrey -pyrus & hello luscious papers.

Basic Grey - granola and wisteria papers

Using Basic Grey Curio paperpad

BasicGrey product used: Capella 6x6 papers and various BG Painted brads

Basic Grey papers: Curio 6x6 paperpad

using Jovial and Curio papers

Basic Grey - Curio papers

Basic grey ~ Hello Luscious

Basic Grey papers: Curio and Cappell

Using Basic grey Kioshi paper.

As always, our wonderful sponsor Simon Says Stamp is offering one lucky winner a fab $25 shopping spree in the Simon Says Superstore, just think of the goodies you could treat yourself to with that !!

(Please note: This is a voucher code that entitles the winner to a $25 saving off their order in Simon Says Stamp, P+P charges will still apply unless the conditions are met to earn free P+P, please check here if you would like to see these conditions)

Simon Says Stamp $25 Credit Voucher

PLEASE remember that you have to use at least ONE BasicGrey product on your project to qualify for the prize.

Please also mention the BasicGrey product you used in your blog post or email entry so that we can easily identify it as Basic Grey now have so many different types of products!


  1. lovely cards! Becca, my congrats!
    will try to play with u this week as I LOVE SHabby chic

  2. Hi there, this is my first entry here! Love the shabby style - great challenge and wonderful projects by the DT's.

  3. Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave today [29 May 06:30am GMT]. Thanks, Maria

  4. a style i don't play with NEARLY enough - thank you for the inspiration. and wow to the DT for knocking this one out of the ballpark! GORGEOUS work!

  5. I loved this challenge
    and the creations from the dt are stunning
    thanx for the inspiration
    greetings Elske

  6. Amazingly gorgeous samples them all! Thank you for a fun challenge...hugs ~S~

  7. I am so sorry. I forgot to mention the Basic Gray products that I used. Well, that would be the brown paper on the right side of my card, and the stamp on that brown paper. The same stamp is also on the bag. Thank you for reminding me. :) I enjoy your challenges and always love to see what the other ladies made.

  8. :))) I am sorry for the mistake(s) in my comments. English is not my first language, as one can see. :))))


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