Thursday, 9 August 2018

Stamp Your Mark On It with Team Lou

Hello and welcome to our fortnightly challenge :)

If this is your first time joining us, we are so pleased you found us.

We had such fantastic entries for our Flowers challenge, it was awesome to see so many gorgeous entries.
Please remember if you are from Australia or New Zealand add NZ or AUS after your name on the link tool or you won't be eligible for the second prize.

This challenge we want to see stamping on your projects, it can be traditional stamping or digital stamps.

Thanks to our 2 fabulous sponsors for this challenge....

International Sponsor

New Zealand/Australia Sponsor



And here are the DT projects for this challenge....


Beth
Motorbike Training Day Layout

Karen O
Using Santa Bee from Kinda Cute
Planning Fun

Louise 


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 actual post you're entering
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
Please remember ~ ONE entry only in Anything Goes Challenges
You may enter 3 projects in themed challenges but add #2 or #3 after extra entries
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
Happy Crafting!  
Lou and the SGC Girls xoxo

Thursday, 2 August 2018

The Winner's Circle ~ Team Lou ~ Tic Tac Toe

Welcome back to another Winner's Circle here at Southern Girls
for our 'Team Lou ~ Tic Tac Toe' challenge.

Let's announce our two lucky winners...
Thank goodness for random.org, I could never pick otherwise!

(Please note there are no links through to your blogs
from now on to meet new EU privacy directives)

Thank you to our two awesome sponsors
for the last challenge


Our first lucky winner for the 
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(drum roll please)
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is
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#20 ~ Tina

Here is Tina's Lovely Entry
Playing 3 lines of the Tic Tac Toe!
Die-cut/Stamp/Blue, Ink/Stamp/White, White/Blue/Yellow)

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our First Fabulous Sponsor



Our second lucky winner for the 
'Team Lou ~ Tic Tac Toe'
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(drum roll please)
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is
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#34 ~ Vikki

Here is Vikki's Lovely Entry
Playing Ink/Stamp/White from the Tic Tac Toe

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our Second Fabulous Sponsor



Congratulations Ladies!!
Please take your Winners badge from above
and email Tracy at tracy(dot)rich(at)xtra(dot)co(dot)nz
to claim your prize.

A big thank you to our lovely Tammy
who had the difficult task of choosing our Top 5 this week

We get so excited every fortnight to
see all the gorgeous creativity that comes in
You're ALL awesome
But I'm sure you'll agree
The Top 5 deserve a high 5!


In numerical order
Ladies, Please, Come On Down

To The Winner's Circle


Tic Tac Toe Inspiration Board

#1 ~ Karren
Bling/Stamp/Yellow
I really like the composition of this card.
The colouring is lovely, great use of white space with a fun feel to it.

#3 ~ Aileen
White/Stamp/Ink
I like the balance of this card, the vibrant inky colours
against the white background really emphasize the message.

#11 ~ Gloria
Diecut/Stamp/Blue
Great use of colours here and I really like the layers.
The blending around the outside of the card just frames it beautifully.

#22 ~ Linda
White/Blue/Yellow
The receivers of this card are sure to love it!
I really like that you get a sneak peek through the door.

#50 ~ Katrina
Bling/Stamp/Yellow
This is such a fun card, love the yellow bow
and the awesome background stamping is just magic.


That is one outstanding line up of talent.
Congratulations to you all!!

Your creations are original, innovative,
striking, inspirational and oh so perfect for our
We honour your crafting genius.

 Welcome to the Southern Girls Winner's Circle
Please take your Top Pick badge and wear it on your blog with pride

There is still a week left to enter our current challenge
so do come and join in the fun for a chance
to win 2 lovely prizes

Happy crafting,
Tammy, Wends and the Southern Girls Design Team

Thursday, 26 July 2018

Flower Power with Team Trace

Hi and welcome back to another awesome challenge here at Southern Girls.
This fortnight we would like to see FLOWERS on your projects.

And remember we have a
running at the moment, check out the link and apply :)

Thanks so much to our wonderful sponsors for this challenge...



And here are the design team's projects to inspire you....


Shaker Box Card with Polkadoodles Die


New Bonnet from Polkadoodles

Using Primrose Darling Buds from Polkadoodles
using Ruby Boho Chic Polkadoodles image

Using Karen Burniston pop up Cake from Krafters Cart


Wendy
using Ruby Boho Chic Polkadoodles image


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 actual post you're entering
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
Please remember ~ ONE entry only in Anything Goes Challenges
You may enter 3 projects in themed challenges but add #2 or #3 after extra entries
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
Happy Crafting!  
Lou and the SGC Girls xoxo



Saturday, 21 July 2018

We Need A Few New DT Members....

A few of our lovelies have decided to move on from SGC at the end of the DT term this time, however we were incredibly stoked that so many of our DT wanted to stay on :)

So we are looking for 5 new members to join our team here.

If you enjoy paper craft of any type, we would love to hear from you.
You will need to make a project following a challenge theme once every 4 weeks as our team is split into 2 groups.
If you are a cardmaker you will need to be able to use digital images provided by our sponsors.
We are a friendly, easy going group with no drama.
You will need to have facebook as we have a private facebook group where we communicate.
Also you will need to have a blogger account to be able to upload your projects ready for me to add to the challenge blog.

If this sounds like a design team that you would like to be on please email Louise at louiseforsyth(dot)su(at)gmail(dot)com

I look forward to hearing from you.

The call will close once the spaces have been filled

Thursday, 19 July 2018

The Winner's Circle ~ Team Trace ~ A Little Bit of Flash

Welcome back to another Winner's Circle here at Southern Girls
for our 'Team Trace ~ A Bit of Flash' challenge.

Let's announce our two lucky winners...
Thank goodness for random.org, I could never pick otherwise!

(Please note there are no links through to your blogs
from now on to meet new EU privacy directives)

Thank you to our two awesome sponsors
for the last challenge


Our first lucky winner for the 
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-
(drum roll please)
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-
is
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-
#32 ~ Janice

Here is Janice's Lovely Entry

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our First Fabulous Sponsor



Our second lucky winner for the 
'Team Trace ~ A Bit of Flash Challenge'
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(drum roll please)
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is
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#23 ~ Kathie

Here is Kathie's Lovely Entry

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our Second Fabulous Sponsor



Congratulations Ladies!!
Please take your Winners badge from above
and email Tracy at tracy(dot)rich(at)xtra(dot)co(dot)nz
to claim your prize.

A big thank you to our lovely Beth
who had the difficult task of choosing our Top 5 this week

We get so excited every fortnight to
see all the gorgeous creativity that comes in
You're ALL awesome
But I'm sure you'll agree
The Top 5 deserve a high 5!


In numerical order
Ladies, Please, Come On Down

To The Winner's Circle


#6 ~ Becca
I love the butterfly die teamed with the sparkly gold glitter card
 - a perfect way to use glitter!

#22 ~ Steffi
The simplicity of this card is a great success,
the few elements are all beautiful and have a purpose

#29 ~ Lucy
The colours of this card just leap off the screen,
and I want to reach out and touch all that lovely texture!

#31 ~ Glennis
So nice to see 'Off The Page', the colours and the butterflies
are some of my favourites - it would hang very well in my studio!

#37 ~ Laney
I love seeing crafting techniques used for other items,
and these matching cards and candles are gorgeous, what lucky teachers!

That is one outstanding line up of talent.
Congratulations to you all!!

Your creations are original, innovative,
striking, inspirational and oh so perfect for our
We honour your crafting genius.

 Welcome to the Southern Girls Winner's Circle
Please take your Top Pick badge and wear it on your blog with pride

There are still a week left to enter our current challenge
so do come and join in the fun for a chance
to win 2 lovely prizes

Happy crafting,
Beth, Wends and the Southern Girls Design Team

Thursday, 12 July 2018

Tac Tac Toe with Team Lou


Hello lovely followers and welcome to Southern Girls on this dismal, overcast and cold day.
We are in the middle of Winter here in the South of the Southern Hemisphere.
So we have come up with a lovely game of Tic Tac Toe to keep your mind off the chilliness.

Here is the board....


Follow any line, across, down or diagonally and play along.

Our two fantastic sponsors are....



Be sure to pop by and visit their websites and see all the loveliness 

And here are the DT Lovelies projects to inspire you....


Karen O
Using Hepburn Dress from a Day for Daisies
Ink - Stamp - White

Kelly
"Ma"
Bling | Lace | White
Using A Braid in my Hair from A Day For Daisies
Bling/Stamp/Yellow

Lyne

Sabrina
Using Aloha Blooms from A Day For Daisies

Tammy
Ink| Stamp| White
Using Snow Drop from A Day For Daisies
Diecut-Stamp-Blue
White-Blue-Yellow



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 actual post you're entering
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
Please remember ~ ONE entry only in Anything Goes Challenges
You may enter 3 projects in themed challenges but add #2 or #3 after extra entries
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

Happy Crafting!  
Lou and the SGC Girls xoxo