Tuesday 26 October 2010

Simon Says ,,,,,, Punch Em' :-)

Thank You to everyone who joined in with our 'Give Thanks' Challenge last week :-)and a special Thank You to those of you who actually sent their cards to Vera for the Caring Hearts Card Drive :-) I am sure Vera will have lots of cards to send out for Thanksgiving and Christmas :-)

This week we have a fab new theme for you ,,,

'PUNCH EM' ,,, time to get your punches and die cuts out

Our lovely GD, Dawny P, and the DT have used Hero Arts products on their cards if they had them. If you have any Hero Arts we would love to see them on your creations too but you don't have to use them to join in :-)

As usual the lovely Heidi will be giving one lucky entrant a $25 spree to her Simon Says Stamp Store , there are so many fab new products in there and the gorgeous new Magnolia Merry Little Christmas stamps are available to pre order too ,, they will be arriving very soon !! Take a peek at the All New Just In pages too ,,, lots of fab new products in there including the new Nellie Snellen clear stamps.

Dawny and the DT have made some gorgeous cards for your inspiration :-)

Winner of the Give Thanks Challenge

A HUGE thank you to everyone who joined in with the challenge and a special thank you to those of you who posted your cards to Vera :-)
Just going to press the button now ,,,,, who is the lucky winner this week ,,,,,,,,

Here are your random numbers:


Timestamp: 2010-10-27 07:51:11 UTC

So,,,, the lucky girl this week is Clare aka Littlebear Crafts

Congratulations Clare :-) Please email us so we can explain how you claim your prize :-)

Lols and the DT

Saturday 23 October 2010

Simon Says Stamp Challenge on the Papercrafts Planet Website

Chris has popsted a new challenge over on the Simon Says Stamp page on the Papercraft Planet website


There is a fabulous prize on offer ,,, you can see the details here


Wednesday 20 October 2010

Simon Says.....Give Thanks!!!

Thank you to all who participated last week! What amazing creations!!!!! This week, our theme is to Give Thanks (or, Thanksgiving for those who haven't celebrated Thanksgiving yet!) Canadian Thanksgiving was last Monday, but American Thanksgiving is coming up on Nov. 25.

Also, we have been contacted by a lovely and very talented lady, Vera, who is organising a card drive to send Thanksgiving cards to the elderly who live alone or in nursing homes. The Design Team has sent all of their cards to Vera for the CARING HEARTS CARD DRIVE - we would love it if you would too!!!! Vera has also made a gorgeous card for the challenge which you can see below :-)

Please support ♥ CARING HEARTS CARD DRIVE ♥, in our effort to collect Thanksgiving & Christmas cards to be sent to the elderly that lives in nursing homes or care center. Going on till November 15, 2010. Details & prizes information can be found HERE.

We are delighted to welcome the super talented Dawny P in the Designer Spotlight :-) Dawny will be joining us on the team for the next 4 weeks :-) I am sure you all know THE Pink Piggywiggy and if you don't ,,, where have you been ?? Welcome aboard Dawny :-)

As well as being eligible to enter for the prizes on the Card Drive Heidi will be giveing one lucky entrant a $25 shopping spree to her Simon Says Stamp store too :-) There are new products arriving every day so you will be spoilt for choice !! :-)

We can't wait to see what you are thankful for, and to see your gorgeous creations!!! Don't forget to link to you blog post below AND turn off word verification!!!! Thanks! Good luck & have fun!!!!!

Chris & the DT

Tuesday 19 October 2010

Winner of the No Cook Recipe Challenge

I have just pressed the button and the random gen chose,,,

Here are your random numbers:


Timestamp: 2010-10-20 08:20:34 UTC

the lucky winner is Peggy :-)

Congratulations Peggy :-) Please email us so we can explain how you can claim your prize :-)

Lols and the DT x x x

Tuesday 12 October 2010

Simon Says ,,,,,,Easy No Cook Recipe Challenge

We had lots of fabulous entries to our halloween Challenge but there can only be one winner and the Random Gen chose ,,,,,

Here are your random numbers:


Timestamp: 2010-10-13 07:14:10 UTC

Congratulations Karen Howard :-)
please email us so we can explain how you can claim your prize :-)

Before we move onto this weeks challenge we would like to welcome a new Design Team Member to the Simon Says Stamp family ,,, I am sure you all know Mandy aka A Sprinkling of Glitter ,,, and if by any chance you don't then you should visit her FABULOUS blog !!! WOW !! :-) Welcome Mandy x x :-)

This week we have an EASY NO COOK RECIPE CHALLENGE for you ,,, just the kind we like eh

3 Types of Embellishments
2 Patterned papers (and a plain colour for layering if you like)
1 Image

As usual heidi will be giving one lucky entrant a fabulous $25 shopping spree to her Simon Says Stamp Store and with all the new christmas goodies arriving you will be spoilt for choice :-)

Our fabulous GD JAY JAY has joined us again this week ,, this is her last week in the Designer Spotlight and we would like to thank her very much for joining us for the last month :-)

Wednesday 6 October 2010

Simon Says.....Halloween !

Wow, what a fantastic response we had to last week's challenge of "It's Autumn". Well over 200 of you came along to play ! Thank you so much.

This week we are getting all spooky as the theme is HALLOWEEN.

The DT are showcasing embossing folders this week. If you have any embossing folders you would like to use then we would like to see them but its not compulsory to enter this week's challenge.

As usual, Heidi is giving to the lucky winner a $25 shopping voucher to spend in the Simon Says Stamp Store and you will want to win this when you see the new goodies that are arriving each day in the store !!

Jay-Jay is joining us again this week as our Guest Designer. Just look at these amazing projects by our Design Team......

We look forward to seeing your scary projects ! Happy crafting !

Jo and the Simon Says Challenge DT x

p.s don't forget to look for candy on the DT blogs !!

Tuesday 5 October 2010

Winner - Photo Inspiration

Wow, over 200 entries - Fantastic !
Unfortunately there can only be one lucky winner and that lucky, lucky person is......
Random Integer Generator

Here are your random numbers: 110 - Michael (age 3)

Timestamp: 2010-10-06 11:30:57 UTC
As you can see, we had a very young winner this week. Michael wanted to make a card with his Mummy and he wanted a spiders web so together they had a halloween card which is fantastic ! They decided to take the colours of orange and green as their inspiration from the photograph. Well done Michael !
Can you please email us so that we can tell you how to claim your goodies.
Many congrats,
Jo and the Simon Says Challenge DT x