Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Challenge #132 - Something Old & Something New


Hi Stampers! Welcome to the Loves Rubberstamps Challenges!

I hope everyone had an amazing Holiday! I am trying to get back into the swing of things after our mini Christmas break and I have been dealing with some major health issues on top of it so it is taking me a little longer to bounce back so please bear with my slow email responses! 

Thank you to all you played along with us over the last few weeks! Wow! We had an amazing number of entries! We have LOADS of winners to announce including one lucky winner of our $50 gift voucher to our store....Loves Rubberstamps

Lets see who Mr. Random chooses this week....

Here are your random numbers:
13
257
244
233
50
71
109
173
194
181
8
90
63
93
121
Timestamp: 2014-12-30 05:02:36 UTC


Loves Rubberstamps - $50.00 Gift Voucher
Winner is - #13 Jackie C.
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14


The Paper Shelter - $20.00 Gift Voucher


Kenny K - TWO Winners for 3 Free Digis each

Winner #1 is: #244 - Indy 
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14

Winner #2 is: #233 - Scrap & C
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14


Meljen's Designs - 4 Free Digis
Winner is: #50 - Coldwaters2
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-5-14


Aurora Wings - $15.00 Gift Voucher
Winner is: #71 - Linda Carson
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-5-14


Milk Coffee - 5 Free Digi Stamps
Winner is: # 109 - Larelle's Craft Creations
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-5-14


Crafty Sentiments Designs - 1 Free Rubber Stamp
Winner is: #173 - Lucy Patrick
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14


Eureka Stamps - 5 Free Digis
Winner is: #194 - Billie A. 
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14


QKR Stampede - 5 Free Digis
Winner is: #181 Lillian's Leisure
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-5-14


The East Wind - 5 Free Digis
Winner is: #8 - Lulu' Creazioni Artistiche
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14


A Random Fan - 3 Free Digis
Winner is: #90 - engelchen
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14


Ching-Chou Kuik - 3 Free Digis
Winner is: #63 Lucy Patrick
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14


Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14


Ppinkydolls - 3 Free Digis
Prize Claimed - Email Sent - 1-13-14


Email: Lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com by January 5th to claim your prizes....I am wading through my emails so as long as your email is dated before this date you won't miss out! I am updating this as I make it through them :)

                                     Congratulations to ALL our lucky Winners!      THANK YOU SO MUCH TO EVERYONE WHO PLAYED ALONG WITH US!!

This week's challenge is Blankina's Choice:

Something Old & Something New

Use Something Old and Something New on your project - You MUST tell us what they are to win the prize!

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 LRSBC132 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, January 5th 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 an amazing Guest Sponsor this challenge!

                                                       


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 132 - will be announced before the posting of Challenge 134 ** 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 JANUARY 6th

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



Holly Flores
Supplies Used:
Lawn Fawn - Sweater Weather 6X6 - old season/new paper pad
Copic Markers - old and new
Best Glue Ever!- older end of my bottle, lol. 



Joni Mastronardi
Supplies:
 Bugaboo's Snowmen Fun Scene. 
 copics


"older " dies "new " stamps

Kraft, white molotov pen, pearls




Monday, December 29, 2014

Design Team Favorites - #130, Christmas/Winter


Hi Stampers!

It is time to announce the Design Team Favorite Picks for week #130 - Christmas or Winter.  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...

Dangina Chose:


Dangina Said:  fantastic Design and Pictorial! Love every beautiful detail and technique used to create such a fabulous card! Thanks For Sharing!

Nikki Chose:

Nikki Said: Gorgeous card! Lovely image, beautifully coloured. Gorgeous papers, layout and embellishments. Beautiful!!

Holly chose:

Holly Said:  OMGosh what an adorable image and I love the fabulous card design and coloring.  Super cute!!!

Holly Also Chose: 

Holly Said: OMGosh I love this little elf and the pink/black/white color combo is so adorable. 

Nina chose:

Nina Said:  I love how she has showcased this sweet image. Totally adorable.

Nina Also Chose:
http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2014/MCDec14_EaselFlourishEmblem_WinterWonderland.html

Nina Said:  I love the winters scene that has been created. Great easel card. The result is stunning

Joni Chose: 

 

Joni Said:  adorable Bugaboo image, love the bright colors and design 

Marcy Chose:

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Marcy Chose: beautiful colors in this winter scene. Love her unique & beautiful card Winter card!

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, December 16, 2014

Challenge 131 - HOLIDAY BLITZ ANYTHING GOES!


Hi Stampers! Welcome to the Loves Rubberstamps Challenges!

It is time for our annual HOLIDAY BLITZ!! Whooo-hoooo! This is a super fun challenge that will last for TWO WEEKS so you have plenty of time to get an entry in! We have an AMAZING line up of prizes for you from many of our AWESOME Sponsors!! 

Thank you to all you played along with us last week!  Wow! We had an amazing number of entries! 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:
71
Timestamp: 2014-12-16 09:15:51 UTC

Lucky entry #71 - Gale ... 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!

Email: Lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com by December 29th to claim your prize.

You have also won the Meljen's Designs & All Dressed Up Stamps prizes as well! Once I get your email I will give you instructions on how to redeem that prize too:)

Here is Gales's Adorable 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 LRSBC131 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, December 29th 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

Here are the companies offering prizes - we will draw one winner for each prize offering!



Loves Rubberstamps - $50.00 Gift Voucher


The Paper Shelter - $20.00 Gift Voucher


Kenny K - TWO Winners for 3 Free Digis each


Meljen's Designs - 4 Free Digis


Aurora Wings - $15.00 Gift Voucher


Milk Coffee - 5 Free Digi Stamps


Crafty Sentiments Designs - 1 Free Rubber Stamp


Eureka Stamps - 5 Free Digis


QKR Stampede - 5 Free Digis


The East Wind - 5 Free Digis


A Random Fan - 3 Free Digis


Ching-Chou Kuik - 3 Free Digis


Lee's Digi Shop - 2 Free Digis


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 131 - will be announced before the posting of Challenge 133 ** 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 DECEMBER 30th.....

Due to the number of entries expected in this challenge and the Holidays our Design Team ladies may not get to leave comments on all of the entrants....please know that we appreciate you playing along with us and we will do our best to keep up on the comments :)

                                    HAVE A WONDERFUL HOLIDAY SEASON!!! 

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


Shanna Shands
Items Used:
Magnolia Stamp - Waiting For Christmas Collection - Tilda with Trumpet (Coming Soon)
SugarPea Designs - Sweet Treats Christmas (Coming Soon)
My Mind's Eye - Joyous
Wild Orchid Crafts Flowers
Distress Ink - Vintage Photo


Dangina Martinez
Supplies Used:




Image -  Santa Hug (Magnolia)
Paper - Candy Cane Lane (Bo Bunny)




Joni Mastronardi

Holly Flores
MFT - Jingle All the Way


Penny-Black ( sentiment )
Copic-Sketch-Marker-Sets ( see list on my blog )
Papers ( Artic Winter - Marianne Design )