Please do not enter our challenge using Sherri Baldy images. We do not allow these images to be used in projects by our DT for this blog so ask that you do not enter using her images. Entries that do so will be removed. Thanks.

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Challenge 156 - Dieing To See Your Projects With Team Lou

Hello, time for another challenge here at Southern Girls.
This fortnight we have team Lou with the challenge “Use a Die Cut”


Our awesome sponsors for this challenge are....


KennyK Stamps FREEBIE blinkie

Thanks to Krafters Cart and Kenny K for providing images for our design team to use on their projects.

And here they are to inspire ....

Louise
Using Gerda Steiner "Howl Are You"
Available at Krafters Cart

Alethea
using Wanda Wicked from Kenny K

Julie
using Need for Speed
by Kenny K



Using Products available at Krafters Cart

Kelly
Sandy toes!

Wendy
Using Monster Fun stamp set by Gerda Steiner Designs
available at Krafters Cart

Karen R
Using Adorable Elephants by My Favorite Things
available at Krafters Cart

Tracy M
using Elfie Selfie by KennyK Stamps

We look forward to seeing your creations
But PLEASE have a look at our rules before entering
There aren't many, but we have to discount so many entries
when the rules are not followed and we don't like having to delete
your gorgeous creations. So please, please follow our simple rules to enter

New creations only please ~ no backlinking

Please link directly to the post you're entering
Please remember ~ ONE entry only per person in Anything Goes Challenges, you may enter 3 projects in themed challenges but number from your second entry ie Louise #2 NZ.
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
If you are located in Australia or NZ please add your country to your link name.
No derivative artist images please, see header for details
You can make any papercraft creation you like, we love them all

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Winners - Challenge #154 - Nature Inspired

Hi, welcome to our winner's post for the Nature Inspired challenge.
We were so thrilled with how many people played along with the challenge, thanks to all of you that joined in.
We just love to see your awesome projects!

Our winners for the challenge (chosen by random.org) are:

winning the prize from Polkadoodles is...
Carole Ann - gorgeous colouring! The picture has amazing depth and attention to detail.

and
winning a prize from Krafters Cart is...



Congratulations!
To claim your prizes please email tracy{dot}rich{at}xtra{dot}co{dot}nz

Our top 5 this fortnight chosen by the lovely Karen O are.....

Craft CradleJust loved all the detail in this whimsical little creation

 Susan Sudbury - This has so much "wow" factor

Alicia - The colouring on the flowers is amazing

 
Asha - The birds just pop off the page it's so pretty

Vanessa - There was just something lovely about this one  

Well done ladies AWESOME work!
Remember to claim your top 5 badge from the side bar to display on your blog.

Thanks to everyone that played along with us.
Remember to join our current challenge HERE
Hugs and happy crafting
Louise and the Southern Girls Design Team

Thursday, 9 March 2017

Challenge 155 - Popping Good Times with Team Trace

Hello, time for another challenge here at Southern Girls.
This fortnight we have team Trace with the challenge “Pop it up with foam”


Our awesome sponsors for this challenge are....



Thanks to Ppinkydolls for providing images for our design team to use on their projects.


And here they are to inspire ....







Using "Waiting for him" by Ppinky Dolls









We look forward to seeing your creations
But PLEASE have a look at our rules before entering
There aren't many, but we have to discount so many entries
when the rules are not followed and we don't like having to delete
your gorgeous creations. So please, please follow our simple rules to enter

New creations only please ~ no backlinking

Please link directly to the post you're entering
Please remember ~ ONE entry only per person in Anything Goes Challenges, you may enter 3 projects in themed challenges but number from your second entry ie Louise #2 NZ.
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
If you are located in Australia or NZ please add your country to your link name.
No derivative artist images please, see header for details
You can make any papercraft creation you like, we love them all

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Winners - Challenge #153 - 3 or more patterned papers

Hi, welcome to our winner's post for the 3 or more patterned papers challenge.
We were so thrilled with how many people played along with the challenge, thanks to all of you that joined in.
We just love to see your awesome projects!


Our winners for the challenge (chosen by random.org) are

winning the prize from Crafts and Me is...

Vannessa from Saffire's Stamps


Congratulations!
To claim your prizes please email tracy{dot}rich{at}xtra{dot}co{dot}nz

Our top 5 this fortnight chosen by the lovely Sarah are.....

I have collected so many different patterned papers since starting crafting many years ago, so this challenge was perfect to use up some of those pieces!

I just loved the soft florals and that adorable little dog.


Ciska from Crafty Card Crafts
Gorgeous colour palette with lots of layers.


Your colouring is amazing and the soft fabric, enamel dots and design really caught my eye.


Kathie NZ from Kathie'z Kards
Such a cute little bear, beautifully framed and surrounded by pretty papers.  Love those heart embellies too!


Lesia from Mema's Crafts
Amazing! Not only did the sentiment give me a giggle, but the beautifully coloured image and delicate flowers really made me smile.


Well done ladies AWESOME work!
Remember to claim your top 5 badge from the side bar to display on your blog.

Thanks to everyone that played along with us.
Remember to join our current challenge HERE
Hugs and happy crafting
Louise and the Southern Girls Design Team

Thursday, 23 February 2017

Challenge 154 - Nature Inspired with Team Lou

Hello, time for another challenge here at Southern Girls.
This fortnight we have team Lou with the challenge “Nature”


Our awesome sponsors for this challenge are....



Thanks to Polkadoodles & Krafters Cart for providing images for our design team to use on their projects.

And here they are to inspire ....

available from Krafters Cart


Karen O
Using Monster Fun stamp set by Gerda Steiner Designs
available at Krafters Cart

Kelly
Pretty little flowers

Wendy
Using 'For You With Love' Dies
Available From Krafter's Cart

Karen R
Using Fall Mice stamp set (Gerda Steiner Designs)
Available from Krafter's Cart

Tracy M
Using the Darling Buds - Primrose digital stamp from Polkadoodles

We look forward to seeing your creations
But PLEASE have a look at our rules before entering
There aren't many, but we have to discount so many entries
when the rules are not followed and we don't like having to delete
your gorgeous creations. So please, please follow our simple rules to enter

New creations only please ~ no backlinking

Please link directly to the post you're entering
Please remember ~ ONE entry only per person in Anything Goes Challenges, you may enter 3 projects in themed challenges but number from your second entry ie Louise #2 NZ.
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
If you are located in Australia or NZ please add your country to your link name.
No derivative artist images please, see header for details
You can make any papercraft creation you like, we love them all

Thursday, 16 February 2017

WINNERS Retro Challenge - Buttons and Brads

Hi, welcome to our winners post for the retro Brads and Buttons challenge.
We were so thrilled with how many people played along with the challenge, thanks to all of you that joined in.
We just love to see your awesome projects!


Our winners for the challenge (chosen by random.org) are



winning the prize from Artfull crafts is...
#6 Karen Johnson


Ppinkydolls

Winning the ppinkydolls prize is....
#11 Sarah Emily

Congratulations to you both.
To claim your prizes please email tracy{dot}rich{at}xtra{dot}co{dot}nz

Our top 5 this fortnight chosen by the lovely Kelly are.....

Some really lovely creations using some of those older embellishments... once upon a time I had a bajillion brads and buttons, so it's nice to see how you all used them in your projects! My top five for this challenge are:


1 - Gail K - I just loved your cohesive and pretty colour scheme....

2 - Bernadet - your shirt card was perfect to showcase buttons!

3 - Susan - your kitty was just adorable!

4 - Glennis - Just lovely to see so many buttons - and of course, a layout! :)

5 - Janine - just loved your fun wee boy card! Ik hield echt van de levendige uitstraling van de kaart

Well done ladies AWESOME work!
Remember to claim your top 5 badge from the side bar to display on your blog.

Thanks to everyone that played along with us.
Remember to join our current challenge HERE
Hugs and happy crafting
Louise and the Southern Girls Design Team