Friday, February 25, 2011

Seeing Stars Card of the Week

Wow ladies, you all created some super stuff for the "seeing stars" challenge.  So many wonderful creations that it is getting harder and harder to choose a winner each week.  Thank you all for playing along with us.

This weeks winner is . . . 


We loved the use of the primary colous on this card not to mention the embossing!  Perfect combination!!  Don't forget to pop over and leave Katie some lovin' this week.

Here's your award katie:

Thanks for playing along ladies!

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Challenge #4! Shadows, shadows....

Good morning ladies!! :) We hope everyone is off to a smashing week! Thanks so much for joining us for our Star challenge last week! So many awesome creations once again! If you haven't yet, please be sure to take a peek and see the talent we have playing along with us!

This week we're getting a little bit tough... ;) We'd like to see you use a silhouette on your card! Any theme, any cartridge, any machine! Your call, but let's see some silhouettes please!

Here are the lovely DT card for inspiration this week!

Cricut Expression - A Child's Year Cartridge

Cricut Baby Bug - School Days Cartridge

Cricut Expression - Paisley Cartridge

Cricut Expression - Give a Hoot & Fabulous Finds Cartridges

Cricut Expression - Stretch Your Imagination Cartridge

Cricut Expression - Paisley Cachemire Cartridge

We hope this gives you some ideas for the week! Have a wonderful week and we look forward to seeing your gorgeous creations!! :)  and a heads up . . . this is your last chance to get in another entry to this months prize package.  Check out this months winner on Friday ;o)

Friday, February 18, 2011

"Item" of the Week

We are absolutely overwhelmed by all the incredible creations that were created for our "Love is in the Air" die cut hearts challenge last week.  There were some absolutely adorable cards, layouts, mini albums and various paper craft item, we enjoyed seeing each and every one of them and cannot wait to see what you all create next! 

It was a tough decision to choose a winner this week but we were absolutely blown away by all the die cuts and details in this project . . .

be sure to stop by Scrap Happens and leave her some love!

how cute is that?  Check out those gorilla heart printed boxers!  Such amazing details!!

Here's your award Rhonda and Thanks for playing!

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Challenge #3! I'm seeing ***STARS***

Hello ladies!! It's time for another Die Cuttin' Diva challenge! We are getting more & more players every week! So thanks to everyone who is supporting us and spreading the love about our new challenge blog! We're loving your creations! We've seen everything from cards, to gift boxes, to layouts and more! And we're loving your creativity! :)

This week we'd like to see STARS!! Again, you can can play along with any die cutting machine you have, and the only limit is your imagination! :)

Here are our creations this week to inspire you and bring out some creativity! :)

Cricut Expression - George Cartridge
Cricut Expression - Plantin Schoolbook Cartridge
Photobucket Pictures, Images and Photos
Cricut Expression - Plantin Schoolbook and Celebrations Cartridges
Cricut - Indie Art Cartridge
Cricut Expression - Elmo's Party & Doodlecharms Cartridges
Cricut Expression - George & Basic Shapes Cartridges

We hope these get you seeing *STARS*! We can't wait to see your gorgeous creations again this week!!

*Remember* for each challenge you participate in through out the month, you will recieve an entry into our monthly prize package. Wanna have a peek at what your hard work could earn you this month? Check out these goodies!

Thanks goes out to the fabulous people at Imaginisce for donating this awesome prize pkg!!

Happy Scrapping! :)

Friday, February 11, 2011

Card of the Week Winner

I am not sure where the week has gone but regardless it is time to announce our next card fo the week winner.  Everyone who submitted a card last week did an amazing job with the Diva challenge!  There were so many fabulous creations and we apprciate each and every one of them!

So with out further delay, this weeks card of the week belongs to:

Sheri L.

We loved . . . . everything about this adorable card!  The penguin is so much fun and the way she diva'd the little guy out with a crown and bow is just too cute for words!

Here is you card of the week award:

Thank you so much to everyone who played along and we cannot wait to see what you create next!

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Challenge #2! Love is in the air!

Good morning ladies! :) With Valentine's day fast approaching, it's the perfect time to to show that special someone how much they mean to you! Whether it be a significant other, your children, or your BFF, we want to see some Valentine's Day cards, altered items, or layouts, using hearts! The more the better!! :)
So let's pull out all the stops for this one and show us what you've got!!

Here's some inspriation to get the "juices" flowing!

Cuttlebug - Heart Dies

Cricut Expression - A Childs Year & George Cartridges

Cricut Expression - Plantin Schoolbook & Sweethearts Cartridge

Photobucket Pictures, Images and Photos
Cricut Expression - Doodlecharms & Wild Card Cartridges

Cricut Expression - Sweethearts Cartridge

Cricut Expression - Celebrate with Flourish

We hope these creations get you in the mood to go play with your die cutting machines! We look forward to seeing your fabulous Valentine's Day Creations!! :)

Friday, February 4, 2011

A Winner and a Card of the Week!

We are so thrilled that so many of you have come out to check out our blog and play along with us.  You all created such fabulous and fitting crafts and we certainly enjoyed taking a peek at each and every one! We can not wait to see more!

The winner of the SLR Camera Strap Cover is . . . .

(Sheri, please send an email to with your snail mail address so we can get this prize to you as soon as possible)

Since there are so many fabulous creations being made already we thought that it was only fitting that we highlight some.  We have decided that every Friday we will feature a "Card of the Week" from the previous weeks challenge!  The winner of card of the week will be able to post the "Card of the Week" blinkie on their personal blog should they wish to do so. 

This weeks winner from the "winter kick off challenge" is:
Brenda created this adorable card:
We loved the fun googly eyes and cute sentiment Brenda used to create this card.

Here is your COTW Blinkie:

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Die Cuttin' Diva's *Official* week 1 Sketch Challenge!!

Good Morning ladies! :)

Welcome to our very first "Official" weekly challenge!

We hope you all had a wonderful weekend and are ready to get creative us! The first challenge of every month is going to be a sketch challenge and with all of our challenges, you are to use at least one diecut! Our wonderful sketches are created by Tammy and you're sure to love them! For this sketch we're challenging you to show us your "Inner Diva"!! Let's see lots of bling and girly goodness! Again, anything goes!! Cricut's, Slices, Quickutz, whatever you have that'll create a die-cut, dig it out and get creative!

Here's your sketch for this week:

And here are this weeks gorgeous DT cards to inspire you!!

(Cricut Expression, Twinkle Toes Cricut Lit Cartridge - Crown and shape Cut)

(Cricut Expression, Indie Art Cartridge)

(Cricut Baby Bug,)

(Cricut Expression, Paper Doll Dress-Up, George cartridges)

(Cricut Expession, Once upon a Princess cartridge - frog and crown, George and Basic Shapes cartiridge - Oval)

(Cricut Expression, Jasmine Cartirdge - Diva Font and Oval, Song Bird Cartiridge - Lisious Font)

Alright ladies! Now let's see how creative you can get! :)  and remember . . . the more challenges you do through out the month the more entries you recieve for this months prize!

Happy Scrapping!