Welcome to the ABC Christmas Challenge Blog

The aim of our challenge is to help us avoid the Christmas Stress and rush to have all your cards ready! Our monthly Challenges are themed, We hope you will join us and have at the very least have a few cards in time for Christmas Please Read the Rules, and remember that you can enter our challenges as many times as you like and combine your entries with as many challenges as you like too! Have fun!
Helen, Samantha and the Design team Xx

Wednesday, 25 January 2012

B for Bears and Bunting, Banners, Brads, Buttons, Bows or Blooms!

Hi all it's me Samantha Hijacking Dorte's Post
I have some sad News I have to share with you
Lovely Delphine is having to leave us
she is Snowed under at the moment... and need to step out for a while.
We are Really sad to see her go! but wish her a chilled out time!
and we will be keeping an EYE on her blog for updates!

On Behalf of all ofthe ABC Christmas Teamies, please join us in wishing her all the best and
Hmmmm its bad news for us she is leaving and I twisted her arm! LOTS
and she has said she might be back for the odd Guest Design spot!
WE said or 2 or 5 tehehehe I'll Keep Bugging her! Promise!

After the sad news, I think you all need something
to cheer you up.

Dorte is here with this fortnight's challenge...but before we get on to that, please remember to check the sidebar to see if you are one of the lucky winners of one of our wonderful sonsors' prizes...or were picked in the Top for the 'A is for Anything Christmas Goes' challenge.

B is the letter, and the challenge title
is the longest I've seen in my life of blogging.

Bears with one or more from Bunting, Banners, Brads,
Bling, Buttons, Bows & Blooms Challenge.

We would like to se your Christmas creations with
a bear and one or more of the following b words;
bunting, banners, brads, bling, buttons, bows or blooms.

For this challenge we have to fabulous sponsors;

Our very own Lacey with Stamp and create

and a whopping prize

Challenge Blog: http://catchthebugblog.blogspot.com/
fabulous Prize

The team was kindly given some images from Bugaboo
stamps to play with for the B challenge.
Thank you!

We are so happy having guest designers
from the Bugaboo team joining us today.

We've done a DT swap with some of the Bugaboo Stamp DT,
Samantha's and Helen's cards are beeing showcased
over on the Bugaboo Blog.

Are you ready for a lot of fabulous and inspirational cards?

Starting with the Bugaboo Stamps DT.

Lori - Christmas Teddy Ornament - Buttons

Sandye - Polar-Bear - Bows & Blooms

And now for the cards from the ABC Christmas Design team.

Samantha - Polar-Bear - Bunting & Bows

Helen - Christmas Teddy 2 Ornaments - Button & Bow

Lorraine- Bunting, Bling & Bows

Lacey- using a Wild Rose Studio design available through Stamp and Create

Dorte - Jesse Bear Angel-big star Bunting,button

Carissa - using a Bear with Brads and Blooms

Heidi - Bunting, Bow, Bling & Brads

Miria - Christmas teddy 2 ornaments
Bear, Buttons, Bow and ... Bell

Carol - Christmas Teddy Tree
Bear with Bunting & Brads

So now it's your turn.

Remember to follow the B theme,
and make a Christmas related project.

Please leave a direct link to your blog post,
it makes life easier for us when we are going to visit you.
The challenge runs through Feb 6th at 6pm GMT.

Happy creating!

Dorte and the team.


  1. Sob, no more Delphine cards? We will miss her but totally understand her reasons (got that t-shirt). Will be watching out for GD apperances! Brilliant DT inspiration - I am going to do my best to join in with this one. Hugs Sxx

    1. Fabulous card Squirrel! so glad you could join us! we miss you to hunny! but you know that! thehehheee xx

  2. Thank you so much all (and Squirrel!), you know how much I have loved being with you... and I am not really far:-)!!! Gorgeous cards teamies:-)! Hugs Delphine xx

    1. No your not far away and that means your not far to bug for those GD spots either!! tehehhehee :0)

  3. Thanks for special mention NiMu's work, she is so happy.:)

    ~darling Ho~ NiMu's mommy

    1. Your welcome! bless her, Lacey really wanted to give her a special mention for her efforts well done NiMu!! xx

  4. Gorgeous DT cards, so full of beautiful inspiration.

    Luv CHRISSYxx

    1. Thanks Chrissy! Its fun doing Christmas cards isn't it! Don't forget the entries are limitless! so come and play!!! xx

  5. Gorgeous work from the DT and a great challenge too, I love me bears! :D

    1. Great to see you Kelly, fab entry and LOVE your snow bunny on your blog too! tehheheheee! xx


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