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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 22 January 2014

B is for B for Bare Essentials - Thats a Bare minimum of embellishments!

Ok so where did the last 2 weeks go?
I can not believe it we are onto the letter B

and it feels like Christmas was just last week!
Well I guess you could say it was
as we do Christmas all year round here haha!  

So then the Challenge theme B for Bare Essentials
Don't over dress the cardBare minimum of embellishments 

Our fabby Sponsor this time is the lovely Care2stamp
and a fabulous prize of a $15 Gift code to spend in her shop!

The Teamies have been very busy and here are our creations

No embellishments just some glossy accents 

Beautiful stamping 

Lorraine has Case'd one of Wilma's cards you can see it HERE
Great Job Lorraine! love the little bells and twine

Lacey Gorgeous layers but no embellishments

Dorte Great idea with the double snowflakes

Carissa using bold paper and a large image

Bettina using a Wild Rose Studio Stamp
and love the puffy stuff and the 3 mini pearls

Wilma love the papers and the 3 snowball gems

Annette Gorgeous die cut border with the ribbon

Love the twine bow and charm and lots of lovely clean space too!

Chris - Using BlueBell in Love a Wild Rose Studios stamp.

love the layers with the metallic twine behind.

So the team have made some Awesome creations with the bare minimum of embellishments what will you all make!

We look forward to seeing your link ups! 
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hugs Samantha and the teamies xx


  1. Wow some fabulous creations from the DT. Hope to join in again this time

  2. The DT has done a super job of giving inspiration!!

  3. Thank you for a great challenge and gorgeous DT inspirations x

  4. Great challenge entries everyone!! thanks for playing! xx


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