Thursday, 24 March 2011




Time for another challenge here at Southern Girls and this week we would like you to......




ADD AN ANIMAL




To your card, layout or Off the Page Project.




We have some gorgeous samples from our DT and most of them have used images from one of our sponsors Teddy B0, which of course brings us to our next item of business our wonderful sponsors, who we wouldn't have a very exciting challenge without would we?




New Zealand/ Australia Sponsor



TeddyBo are very kindly providing some gorgeous Teddy Bo & Teddy Bea Digital Stamps for one lucky Kiwi or Aussie.


Teddy Bo stamps print out beautifully, ready for you to colour and make your own. From digital stamps to colour your own decoupage sheets we have lots for the Teddy Bo & Co friends out there. Teddy Bo & Co digital stamps will never be available on any other store however our rubber stamps shall be available in some retail outlets in the UK and the USA very soon.





International Sponsor




Michelle's Scrapbooking & More is home to the Pixie Cottage stamps as well as a retailer for many top brand papercrafting supplies. Sign up in our store and receive our newsletter with coupon codes, and new products.
Michelle is very generously sponsoring us some wonderful Digital Images for one lucky International winner.




Alicia


Autumn

Bettina



Julie



Kazza

Marie


Sue




Trace









Viv

IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY. If you live anywhere else just put your name. The following rules stay the same and we will now be deleting entries that do not follow these simple guidelines as is not fair on the people that do. We are not trying to be mean, just fair.....

ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PLEASE

ENSURE YOU LINK BACK TO SOUTHERN GIRLS IN YOUR BLOG POST

LINK TO YOUR POST NOT YOUR BLOG
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Thanks loads for playing along with us....
Lou, Trace & The DT Lovelies

Wednesday, 23 March 2011

Winners and top 5

WOW..... look at the amount of entries this fortnight, so many to get through and all so stunning! You are all making the DT job hard to pick out a few stunners when they are all jaw dropping! And what project wouldn't be with flowers on it!
Onto the winners......
Whimsy Stamps ....... #203 Heidi - Mari
Paper Shelter.............#91 Kasey
Joanna Sheen.............#201 Helen H
Now onto our top 5 picks..... it was so hard to get it down to 5 only!!!! But we must!
#129 - Tab
#234 - Karina
#68 - Marta.S
#225 - Arjette
#40 - Mindy
Congrats ladies.. you can all email us here.
Hope you really enjoyed last fortnights challenge. Be sure to come back tomorrow for two new fabby sponsor's and a fantastic new challenge.
Trace, Lou and fabby DT

Tuesday, 15 March 2011

Please welcome our new DT Lovely...........

After alot of deliberation and voting by the DT we can now announce our new DT member....

KAREN!!!!!!

I am sure you will all join with Trace and I in welcoming Karen and I know you are going to love her layouts.

Thank You to everyone who applied, the desicion was really difficult due to the extremely high standard of applicants. We wish we could have taken you all on but unfortunately we had to be practical and sensible (grrrrrr), thanks again to all of you who took the time to apply and we hope that next time we have a call you will apply again.

Thursday, 10 March 2011

The Lateness is Contagious.....

Cripes, sorry I am so late with the post this week. Anyway on with the show now..... This week is another nice easy peasy challenge for you,
USE FLOWERS!
See told you it is easy. And with 3 fantabulous sponsors this week am sure we are going to have a busy couple of weeks commenting on your gorgeous entries. Remember you can enter any projetc you like as long as it is papercraft.
We will anounce our new DT member next week so make sure and keep your eyes peeled for that exciting post.
Also tomorrow, the 13th, is my gorgeous, talented and very understanding co leader Tracy's birthday. Make sure and drop by and leave lots of lovely birthday wishes on her blog so she feels all warm and fuzzy for her birthday.
So now onto this weeks wonderful sponsors, the team have used either Whimsy or The Paper Shelter images on our cards to give you a taste of what is availble in the web stores.
International Sponsor.....

Whimsy Stamps is a family owned business and online store located in the United States. We carry a line of whimsical and fun rubber stamps made from deeply etched red rubber and mounted on EZ mount foam. We also have a digital stamp collection with new releases on the 1st of each month. We've recently added an online gallery for our DT and registered users where you can find lots of samples using our stamps. We also have an inspirations blog with daily postings and product info and our featured stamper Saturdays!

New Zealand/Australian Sponsors.....

The Paper Shelter is a fairly new digital stamp company with gorgeous images. The images come in both line and coloured. If you are looking for fun, cute and lovely digi stamps for your paper-crafting or web design projects, The Paper Shelter is your one-stop boutique!
This growing catalog of high-quality digi stamps with many different kind of options offers a multitude of themes such as everyday items, holidays, special occasions, children, adorable characters and creatures. Stamps are available in standard black and white line art, as well as in pre-colored format.
Images are wonderful for coloring and make perfect additions to greeting cards and scrapbook albums.


Come and join us on our website at; www.joannasheen.com or www.joannasheen.co.uk

For postage and packing free worldwide on an exciting array of craft supplies.




Sue
used Meljens Fluffy Bunny from Whimsy Stamps


Patricia
Used Funny Sunflower from The Paper Shelter


Michelle
Used Funny Sunflower from The Paper Shelter

Louise
Used Meljens Girl with Overalls from Whimsy Stamps


Karen
Used Daisy Butterfly from Whimsy Stamps

Julie
Used In the 20's from The Paper Shelter


Deb
Used Floating Away from Whimsy Stamps



Alicia

IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY. If you live anywhere else just put your name. The following rules stay the same and we will now be deleting entries that do not follow these simple guidelines as is not fair on the people that do. We are not trying to be mean, just fair.....

ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PLEASE

ENSURE YOU LINK BACK TO SOUTHERN GIRLS IN YOUR BLOG POST

LINK TO YOUR POST NOT YOUR BLOG
.



Thanks loads for playing along with us....
Lou, Trace & The DT Lovelies


Wednesday, 9 March 2011

I'm late, I'm late, for an important date!

Sooooo sorry ladies. Life got in the way this fortnight, and I should have posted this post this morning. So I wont make you wait any longer...... drum roll please......
Winner for Artfull Crafts - #64 Karen NZ
Winner of Wild Orchid Crafts - #57 Lila Castro
Congrats ladies - email us here for your prizes
Now onto the top 5
#44 - Val
#65 - Elaine NZ
#71 - Jeannie
#93 - Lisa C
Well done...such stunning projects. Contact us here for your blinkie.
Join us again tomorrow for our next exciting challenge.
Trace, Lou and DT Lovelies!.