Saturday, 25 July 2009

Allsorts week 11 Kirsten's challenge Dawny P sketch with marshmallow & chocolate

Great responce to last week's challenge dont forget to check back to see who has won a two week guest designer spot and Emma's top five.....
Welcome to week 11 of the Allsorts challenge this week we have a fabulous sketch from the very talented Dawny p to follow... if you have not already checked Dawn's blog out then I suggest you do she make the most wonderful cards and her sketches are super to work with.

I Kirsten would also like to see chocolate & marshmallow as your colour inspriation...but don't be eating all the choc & mallow just use it as your inspiration then forward it all on to me lol...x


So here is Dawny P fab sketch have fun...x

Dawny made this fantastic card using her sketch, Really puts you in the mood for this weeks theme ......





Have fun with this weeks challenge we look forward to visiting your entries.......

Winner Challenge10 and top 5

What a great response to the challenge and I wanted to thank everyone who took part ...

The winner of the 2 week design spot chosen by random .org is



(Helen's Crafty Haven)

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This was Helens entry

Congratulations hun,

Please e-mail me at and i'll organise the next two weeks challenges for you....

Now for my top 5 which you made very difficult for me this week and was so hard to choose just 5 but those are the rules so here goes.......





Congrats ladies please take the top 5 logo for your blogs its well deserved!!!
Keep an eye out for this weeks challenge and thanks for visiting Allsorts

Saturday, 18 July 2009

Welcome to Challenge 10 on Allsorts!!!
Wow another fantastic response to Debs sketch challenge last weeksome absoloutely beautiful creations!!! Check out the post below this one for the winner of that fab stamp addicts prize and Deb's top 5 could be you!
This week it is my (Emma's) Challenge and I challenge you to use only 1 of anything you put on your card e.g one button ,one peice of design paper (this does not have to be in one peice however), one peice of coloured card (as well as card blank), one flower, one brad, one gem, one image, one sentiment etc..

This weeks winner will win a 2 week guest designer spot on the DT!!

(chosen by









Have fun with this weeks challenge we look forward to visiting your entries.......

Allsorts Challenge #9 - Winner & Top5

We had some fantastic entries to my sketch challenge last week - thanks to you all.
They were all winners in my eyes - but unfortunately there can only be one lucky person to take the fabulous prize donated by Stamp Addicts and that goes to.....................................................

Well done Julia - please e-mail me your addy to get your fab prize off to you.

Top 5

Congratulations to you all - please take the 'I made the Top 5 at Allsorts' banner and display with pride on your blogs.

Have a great day everyone.


Debs xx

Saturday, 11 July 2009

Challenge #9 A Sketch

Saturday 11 July 2009

Hiya everyone - goodness me how time flies - here we are already on Week 9 at Allsorts Challenge. Thank you all for your support so far, we had some fantastic entries for Amanda's 'shaped' projects theme last week - don't forget to check back to see if you made the Top 5 spot and who was the lucky winner of a free download from the Pink Petticoat

This week it's my turn (Debs) to set the theme. I have designed a sketch for you to follow and I am really looking forward to seeing all your wonderful creative ideas. There is a super prize of a Krafters Purse on offer from one of our sponsors - Stamp Addicts - for one lucky winner chosen by

Stamp Addicts is a specialist crafting store based just outside Bedford run by sisters Sarah and Vicky and carries a wide range of quality stamps from companies such as JudiKins, Stamps by Judith, DeNami designs as well as lots of other crafting goodies to feed your addiction. As well as their retail shop, they have an on line store and can be found at craft shows around the Country throughout the year. They have recently had their first rubber stamping retreat which was a huge success and have more planned for 2010.

Here is my sketch, have fun with it.

And here are the fabulous DT projects for this week:






Winner and Top 5 from challenge 8

Morning all!! Wow what fun I had looking at all your fabulous shaped cards. It was so difficult to pick a winner and only 5 for the Top 5!!

But I kept at it until I narrowed it down (I am nothing if not devoted to duty lol)

I am delighted to announce the winner.............drumroll please...........

And my Top 5 for this week are:
2. Jan at Lilypuss Cards
4. Wendy M at Purple Windmill
5. Suzie at By Suzie
Ladies please help yourself to the 'I made the Top 5 on the Allsorts Challenge' banner to display on your blog.
Well done to all of you, you really did make my job hard!
Good luck with this week's sketch challenge :o)

Saturday, 4 July 2009

Week 8 Shaped Cards

Good morning girlies!! It is my (Amanda) turn to set the challenge this week. What a fab response we had to Jackie's Acetate challenge, it really was a joy to blog hop through them all. So thankyou all for joining us again.
And this week we are sponsored by the Liz at the fabulous

The lucky winner picked at randon will get to choose a download from thePink Petticoat boutique!!!!
Pink Petticoat was the first UK company to offer downloads especially designed for Card Makers.
Liz offers fun, often girlie, paper designs & printable images & tries to keep up to date with the latest trends & fresh ideas for your cards.

Here is Liz's take on this weeks theme!

Made using the new tiny leopard print papers available in the boutique now!


My challenge for you all is to make a SHAPED CARD any shape you want (apart from square or rectangle of course!!) The DT have all made absolutely gorgeous cards to inspire you.

As a couple of the regular DT members are on holiday at the moment we have a new addition to our DT this week. The lovely Jules has very kindly stepped in to help us out this week, thanks so much Jules it's much appreciated hun.

Can't wait to hop around and see your shaped creations and thanks again for joining us :o)








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