Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Challenge #147 - PEARLS & SWIRLS


Hi Stampers! Welcome to the Loves Rubberstamps Challenges!

Before we get started we would like to announce our DESIGN TEAM CALL for our May 1st  - August 30th term. You can see our Design Team Requirements and Perks by clicking here. If you are interested in being considered you can place DT behind your challenge entry, or send us an email with DT in the subject line telling us a little about yourself and giving us links to your blog. We will be filling up to 3 positions. Deadline for applying will be April 20th and we will have our selections by April 21st. We hope you apply and previous Design team experience is not required :)

Thank you to all you played along with us last week!  The winner of our challenge will receive a gift voucher to shop in our store - Loves Rubberstamps! Lets see who Mr. Random chose as our winner this week...

This week's winner according to random.org is

Here are your random numbers:
94
Timestamp: 2015-04-14 07:22:59 UTC

Lucky entry #94 - Hos Dorte Please grab your Winner's Badge Button over on the right hand side for your blog and send an email so I can send you your $20.00  gift voucher code!

Winners Please Email: Lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com by April 20th to claim your prize.

You have also won the ShapeEZ prize so I will tell you how to redeem that as well when I get your email :)


Here is Hos Dorte's Awesome Project:



This week's challenge is:

Pearls & Swirls

How to play:
Just upload a creation that follows this week's challenge to your online blog or gallery. Then leave a link to your project in the linky widget at the bottom of this post. If you upload to online galleries, please also use the tag or keyword LRSBC147 Our challenge is open to everyone, you can use any stamps and products that you would like, and you can enter as many times as you want.

Deadline:
The linky entry widget will close at 9PM CST on Monday, April 20th so all entries need to be in before then.

Prize Information:
One lucky participant will be chosen using a random number generator will be able to proudly display our Winner's Badge on their blog!

We will have two different possibilities for a gift voucher prize from Loves Rubberstamps for the winner as well.

$10.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we do not carry in our store

$20.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we DO carry in our store

If you want to see what companies we carry visit our store Loves Rubberstamps

We also have a very special GUEST SPONSOR who will also be providing a prize to our lucky winner....





Ppinkydolls - 3 Free Digis

Design Team Favorite Picks:
The Design Team members will also each choose their favorite card from this challenge and the winner's will be able to proudly display a special blog badge on their blog. The Design Team favorite's from Challenge 147 - will be announced before the posting of Challenge 149 ** These Winners will receive a $5.00 gift voucher for use on an order $25.00 or more ** 

WINNER OF THIS WEEK'S CHALLENGE WILL BE ANNOUNCED WITH THE NEW CHALLENGE ON APRIL 21st

Here is what the Design Team came up with for your inspiration...


image unicorn Betsy Pinkydoll
paper Marianne Design, pearls, paper flower, stencil Dutch Doobadoo


Shanna Shands
Items Used:
PPinkdolls - Unicorn Betsy
Authentique Papers - Flourish

PaperDaisies
Supplies Used
Bazzill Jewel Templates '#303329 Garden'
Dangina Martinez
Supplies Used:
PPinkydolls - Unicorn Betsy


Monday, April 13, 2015

Design Team Favorites for Challenge 145 - Favorite Embellishments.


Hi Stampers!

It is time to announce the Design Team Favorite Picks for week #145 - Favorite Embellishements.  We want to say a huge thank you to all who played along!! We had a LOT of adorable projects!! Here are the ones that really stood out to our team...

Holly, Rebecca and Marcy Chose:


Holly SaidOh my Heavens what a Masterpiece!  That butterfly looks like it is about to take flight off the page and the colors are so fabulous, purple is my fav.  Love those purple roses.  Love everything about this.

Rebecca Said:  Love the design of this card as well as the beautiful purples and greens. Her butterfly is awesome, so pretty! Love it!

Marcy Said: This is such a gorgeous card!  The colors are so rich and that butterfly is amazing. Everything about it is so pretty!

Denice Chose:

Denice Said:  Annie Rose - What an ADORABLE card! Spring is definately in the air with the wonderful pastel palette she used and paper pieced lamb.

Shanna Chose:

Shanna Said:  I love the tag, the coloring is stunning, and I love ribbon too.

Dangina Chose:
sunflower

Dangina Said:  What a gorgeous background with all the beautiful blooms and different colors! Perfect for Spring..

Holly Also Chose:

Holly Said:  I love those starts and the fabulous blue dots.  This is so super cute. 

Holly Also Chose:
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Holly Said: OMGosh the flowers are so stunning and the beautiful doily and die-cuts and rhinestones, this is an embellishment dream.  so beautiful. 

All of the design Team picks above your names will be entered into our drawing for the end of the year $100 gift voucher! Remember, you get one entry per choice, so if two members picked your card, you will earn 2 entries. Also....Please grab your Design Team Favorite Picks Badge on the right hand side of the page for your blogs....AND as a BONUS...... if you send me your email address... I will send you a coupon code for $5.00 off an order of $25.00 or more from the Loves Rubberstamps store!

Send an email to .... lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com

Thank you everyone who played and all the hard work you put into your projects! We really love seeing them and visiting your blogs!

Laura & The Loves Rubberstamps Design Team!

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Challenge #146 - ANYTHING GOES + DESIGN TEAM CALL


Hi Stampers! Welcome to the Loves Rubberstamps Challenges!

Before we get started we would like to announce our DESIGN TEAM CALL for our May 1st  - August 30th term. You can see our Design Team Requirements and Perks by clicking here. If you are interested in being considered you can place DT behind your challenge entry, or send us an email with DT in the subject line telling us a little about yourself and giving us links to your blog. We will be filling up to 3 positions. Deadline for applying will be April 20th and we will have our selections by April 21st. We hope you apply and previous Design team experience is not required :)

Thank you to all you played along with us last week!  The winner of our challenge will receive a gift voucher to shop in our store - Loves Rubberstamps! Lets see who Mr. Random chose as our winner this week...

This week's winner according to random.org is

Here are your random numbers:
59
Timestamp: 2015-04-07 05:38:55 UTC

Lucky entry #59 - Jane's Journal Please grab your Winner's Badge Button over on the right hand side for your blog and send an email so I can send you your $10.00  gift voucher code!

Winners Please Email: Lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com by April 13th to claim your prize.

You have also won the StitchyBear prize so I will tell you how to redeem that as well when I get your email :)


Here is Jane's Journals's Awesome Project:



This week's challenge is:

Anything Goes

How to play:
Just upload a creation that follows this week's challenge to your online blog or gallery. Then leave a link to your project in the linky widget at the bottom of this post. If you upload to online galleries, please also use the tag or keyword LRSBC146 Our challenge is open to everyone, you can use any stamps and products that you would like, and you can enter as many times as you want.

Deadline:
The linky entry widget will close at 9PM CST on Monday, April 13th so all entries need to be in before then.

Prize Information:
One lucky participant will be chosen using a random number generator will be able to proudly display our Winner's Badge on their blog!

We will have two different possibilities for a gift voucher prize from Loves Rubberstamps for the winner as well.

$10.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we do not carry in our store

$20.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we DO carry in our store

If you want to see what companies we carry visit our store Loves Rubberstamps

We also have a very special GUEST SPONSOR who will also be providing a prize to our lucky winner....



ShapeEZ by TLC - 2 Free Files of Choice

Design Team Favorite Picks:
The Design Team members will also each choose their favorite card from this challenge and the winner's will be able to proudly display a special blog badge on their blog. The Design Team favorite's from Challenge 146 - will be announced before the posting of Challenge 148 ** These Winners will receive a $5.00 gift voucher for use on an order $25.00 or more ** 

WINNER OF THIS WEEK'S CHALLENGE WILL BE ANNOUNCED WITH THE NEW CHALLENGE ON APRIL 14th

Here is what the Design Team came up with for your inspiration...


Marcy Dangcil
Supplies Used:
Country Drive - Echo Park Paper Co
Salty Ocean - Tim Holtz Distress Ink
Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts

                                





Dangina
Supplies Used:


Denice
Supplies Used:
Saturated Canary Canary Love
La La Land Crafts Heart Banner Die
Copic: X-Press It Blending Card and Sketch Markers
Wild Rose Studio Icing on the Cake
Memento Ink (Black Tuxedo)
Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue


Supplies Used
Avery Elle-Cheers
 Distress Ink- Festive Berries, Spiced Marmalade, Wild Honey, Mowed Lawn, Peacock Feathers
Supplies Used
Copic Sketch Markers



Supplies Used:
Avery Elle - Written In The Stars
Ranger Texture Paste (will be listed in the store soon)
Hero Arts Stencil - Stars Pattern (will be listed in the store soon)
Perfect Pearls Powder (will be listed in the store soon)
Tim Holtz Distress Inks: Chipped Sapphire, Salty Ocean, Seedless Preserves
Kool Tak Clear Foam (will be listed in the store soon)



Monday, April 6, 2015

Design Team Favorites for Challenge #144 - Create your own Background


Hi Stampers!

It is time to announce the Design Team Favorite Picks for week #144 - Create you own Background.  We want to say a huge thank you to all who played along!! We had a LOT of adorable projects!! Here are the ones that really stood out to our team...

Laura, Denice, Blankina, and Holly Chose:


Laura SaidThis is absolutely beautiful! I love the rainbow colors with the texture created by the blending of the colors! A really stunning WOW factor card! LOVE it!

Denice Said:  I am simply ga-ga over her stunning card, I haven't seen anything like this awesome technique before. WOW!!

Blankina Said: Wish I could make such a beautiful "rainbow" using inks, absolutely fab card!! Love it.

Holly Said: This is so beautiful, I NEED to learn how to make this, I have so many ideas for this background now, lol.  Love it. 

Rebecca Chose:

Rebecca Said:  Wow this is such a beautiful creation! There is so much texture and so many gorgeous details on this wonderful piece of art! Love it!

Shanna and Holly chose:

Shanna Said:  I love these colors and the tutorial she gives for how she created her background so I can try it too!

Holly Said: I love your version of the Bokeh too, great colors and design.  I'm going to have to try your circle technique next. 

Dangina and Holly chose:

Dangina Said:  Heather created  and awesome background! The beautiful blues and adorable image made me smile... I Love it!

Holly Said: Fabulous background, love the colors and the awesome design.  Cute image! 

Marcy Chose:

Marcy Said:  Love her created background!!!  The embossing with the teal and blue colors give such a rich and beautiful look!

Holly Also chose:

Holly Said:  I love Mimi's journey to her Chocolate Brown background color, this came out so cute and the texture is amazing.  

Holly Also Chose:

Holly Said: Oh these Knomes are so adorable and the background is so fabulous.  Heigh Ho, I love it! 

All of the design Team picks above your names will be entered into our drawing for the end of the year $100 gift voucher! Remember, you get one entry per choice, so if two members picked your card, you will earn 2 entries. Also....Please grab your Design Team Favorite Picks Badge on the right hand side of the page for your blogs....AND as a BONUS...... if you send me your email address... I will send you a coupon code for $5.00 off an order of $25.00 or more from the Loves Rubberstamps store!

Send an email to .... lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com

Thank you everyone who played and all the hard work you put into your projects! We really love seeing them and visiting your blogs!

Laura & The Loves Rubberstamps Design Team!

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Challenge #145 - Use Your Favorite Embellishments


Hi Stampers! Welcome to the Loves Rubberstamps Challenges!

Thank you to all you played along with us last week!  The winner of our challenge will receive a gift voucher to shop in our store - Loves Rubberstamps! Lets see who Mr. Random chose as our winner this week...

This week's winner according to random.org is

Here are your random numbers:
10
Timestamp: 2015-03-31 05:30:52 UTC

Lucky entry #10 - Andrea N. - Please grab your Winner's Badge Button over on the right hand side for your blog and send an email so I can send you your $10.00  gift voucher code!

Winners Please Email: Lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com by April 6th to claim your prize.


Here is Andrea's Adorable Project:





This week's challenge is:

Use Your Favorite Embellishments

How to play:
Just upload a creation that follows this week's challenge to your online blog or gallery. Then leave a link to your project in the linky widget at the bottom of this post. If you upload to online galleries, please also use the tag or keyword LRSBC145 Our challenge is open to everyone, you can use any stamps and products that you would like, and you can enter as many times as you want.

Deadline:
The linky entry widget will close at 9PM CST on Monday, April 6th so all entries need to be in before then.

Prize Information:
One lucky participant will be chosen using a random number generator will be able to proudly display our Winner's Badge on their blog!

We will have two different possibilities for a gift voucher prize from Loves Rubberstamps for the winner as well.

$10.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we do not carry in our store

$20.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we DO carry in our store

If you want to see what companies we carry visit our store Loves Rubberstamps

We also have a very special GUEST SPONSOR who will also be providing a prize to our lucky winner....






Design Team Favorite Picks:
The Design Team members will also each choose their favorite card from this challenge and the winner's will be able to proudly display a special blog badge on their blog. The Design Team favorite's from Challenge 145 - will be announced before the posting of Challenge 147 ** These Winners will receive a $5.00 gift voucher for use on an order $25.00 or more ** 

WINNER OF THIS WEEK'S CHALLENGE WILL BE ANNOUNCED WITH THE NEW CHALLENGE ON APRIL 7th!

Here is what the Design Team came up with for your inspiration...


( favourite embellishment ribbon  )

digi Stitchy Bears Cartoon Comboy twirling
Marianne Design Dies horse CR 1297
Copic-Sketch-Marker-Sets ( colours listed on my blog )
                                                  YOUVE-GOT-MAIL-My-Favorite-Things