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 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

Thursday, 9 February 2017

Challenge #153 ~ 3 or more pattern paper ~ Team Trace

Hello, time for another challenge here at Southern Girls.
This fortnight we have team Trace with the challenge “3 or more patterned papers”


Our awesome sponsor for this challenge is....


Thanks to Crafts and Me for providing images for our design team to use on their projects.


And here they are to inspire ....

Using 'here Kitty Kitty' designed by Jeremiah Ketner for Crafts and me.



using Annabelle designed by Hannah Lynn for Crafts and me

Using 'here Kitty Kitty' designed by Jeremiah Ketner for Crafts and me.




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 February 2017

Stitch Me Up Winners and Top 5 - Team Trace

WHOOOOO HOOOOOO
Here we are for our first winners post for 2017.
We have brand new badges for 2017 so if you are in the lucky line up, be sure to grab your badge and display on your side bar.

Our winners for this week are....


Robyn C  you win an image of your choice.
This was Robyn's entry....





And winning a 15Pound Voucher from Wild Orchid is....


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

The lovely Meighan chose our top 5 this week.
And our top five in no particular order are...

Celine....








Congratulations ladies :)

Ladies, your creations are wonderful, innovative,
creative and inspirational.

Welcome to the Southern Girls Winners Circle

Please take your Top 5 badge
and wear it on your blog with pride


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