Thursday, 1 July 2010

Shaped card competition

Hello everyone,
Are you up for a new competition with a lovely prize to win? 
We are offering a surprise £30 goody bag to one winner. 
This competition will run until July 15th midnight. 

The theme this time is 
You will have to make a card with an UNUSUAL shape. 
You can use a ready made shaped card or make one yourself. 
But remember: no simple rectangle, square nor circle card.
You can enter several cards if you want to ;)

Just post your card on your blog with a link to our blog so that others can play
and post at the end of this post
The winner will be announced on Wednesday July 21st. 
If you don't have a blog, email me your card (jpeg file) and I will enter it in our competition.
Good luck!

Bonjour tout le monde
Etes-vous prêtes pour un nouveau concours?
Nous avons un cadeau surprise de £30 à offrir.
Vous avez jusqu'au 15 juillet minuit (UK) pour participer

Cette fois, le thème est 
Il va falloir faire une carte d'une forme originale
Pas de simple rectangle, carré ou rond.
Vous pouvez participer plusieurs fois si vous le voulez

Postez votre carte sur votre blog en ajoutant un lien vers le notre pour que d'autres puissent jouer
et venez poster votre lien en bas de cet article
La gagnante sera annoncée le mercredi 21 juillet
Si vous n'avez pas de blog, envoyez moi une photo de votre carte par email
et je la compterai pour le concours.
Bonne chance!

Here's a few samples for you made by our talented Design Team
We will post more very soon

To make this card, Michelle used:
Elusive images stamps: Funky Doodle retro
Distress inks
Card was cut with the Craft Robo

To make this card, Poupette used: 
A4 white 300gm coated card
Katzelkraft Rubber Stamps
Martha Stewart large punch: Lace heart
Martha Stewart edger punch: Looped Hearts
Nestabilities - Classic Oval, small
Nestabilities - classic Scalloped Oval, small

To make this card, Kay Carley used: 
Belles 'n' Whistles Beary Big Hugs
Wording and dotty flourish from Aspects of Design No.58 Fancy Flourishes un-mounted stamp sheet
Marianne Designs Creatables Frame - Straight


  1. wow what great cards. Annette x

  2. I love shaped cards!! The featured ones are beautiful. Its the first time I have entered your challenges. I hope there will be many more.
    Jolanda x

  3. entered your challenge with my happy tree card - i THOUGHT i'd linked it up last week, but when i came back, it wasn't showing in the entries... now i can't tell because my screen is kind of wonky, so hopefully it's in there! :) if not, my card is HERE! thanks for the inspiration!

  4. Hope you like the bird (number 12) I really enjoyed making the card for this challenge. Trish

  5. Love all the cards you have shown to give us inspiration, have added a link with my take on the challenge.

  6. Hope it's OK to enter a second time - for some reason it didn't show on the link thing so just in case my direct link to blog is
    Paula (PEP)

  7. Fabulous cards as eaxanples, great inspiration.

  8. Please excuse my silly typos above.

  9. Great inspirational projects from the DT! I tried to link mine a couple of days ago but had issues (with the PC not me haha).

    Sarah x


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