Saturday 7 January 2012

Challenge 60 - Something New !

Happy New Year to you all ! Welcome back to BasicGrey Challenges. We hope you all had a fantastic Christmas and New Year celebrations and are looking forward to playing along with us again ?

We are thrilled to be able to tell you that SIMON SAYS STAMP have agreed to be our sole sponsor again for 2012 so we shall have lots of $25 spending sprees again for you this year.

Simon Says Stamp

We shall also be looking for new Guest Designers to join us too ! If you fancy playing along with us as a Guest Designer for two challenges then please enter this challenge and add (GDT) after your name and then we can contact you.

Our challenge this fortnight is SOMETHING NEW so whether it is a project for the new year, a new baby, new job, new house or even something new you received in your stash, we would like to see if. The only thing you have to remember is that you have to use a BasicGrey product somewhere in your creation and please let us know which BasicGrey product you used in your blog post because sometimes it isn't very obvious !

The DT have made some fantastic cards for your inspiration this challenge :

BG product: Nordic 6x6 paperpad
New products: BG paperpad and LOTV-sentiment stamp

Basic Grey product - Curio brad and papers
New Tim Holtz stamp set

Basic Grey ~ Kraft & Out of print
New Magnolia stamp

Basic Grey used: Little Black Dress 6x6 paperpad
New Whiff of Joy stamp

Basicgrey used June bug papers and alpha stickers
new Item Mo Manning Digi "Alice"

Using BasicGrey Wander 6x6 Pad
New My Favorite Things "Pure Innocence" Stamp

BG Product - Lauderdale 6x6 papers

New Product Chipboard corners and flourish

BG Little Black Dress 6x6 papers, new stash
Magnolia Doo Hickey tag, sentiment stamp, MIC digi

BasicGrey-Kraft and Lemonade 6x6 papers
Magnolia stamps-Tilda and Heart flowers

Basic Grey used life of the party 6×6 paper pad
New Lili of the Valley stamp:Thomas-Champagne

Basic Grey Papers - Two Scoops
New Prima Bling and Flowers

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 do have to use at least one BasicGrey product to be able to qualify for this amazing prize !


  1. Stunning cards from the team:) Sandra H

  2. Ladies your cards are amazing:) Sandra H

  3. Great inspiration from DT! Thanks for challenge!

  4. Happy New Year! Thanks for the great challenge! Fabulous samples from the DT!

  5. Great inspiration from the DT Team, Hugs May x x

  6. Gorgeous creations, girls! Fabulous!

  7. Gorgeous cards and designs! Thanks for the inspiration!

  8. What great inspiration from the DT members! Thanks for another timely challenge. Most of all, thanks for selecting my number as the winner for last week. Yahoo! I am still trying to decide - Simon Says Stamp has so many choices. Thanks to your sponsors for their generosity.

  9. Ugh--I forgot to put GDT by my name!!


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