Sunday, 24 July 2011

Challenge 12 - "Surprise"!!

Afternoon lovelies

Thanks to everyone that entered the Summer Challenge, scowl down to find the Winner and Top 3! This fortnight we have a wee Challenge with a twist! We wanted to try something a bit different with you all!


We want your creation to have that Surprise element! Something like a Pop-up card, maybe a wee hidden part or even something with flaps! Check out these links for some hints and inspiration

T-Slide Card                      Surprise Pop-up card
Push-Pull Card                   Fold out Book

Hope these will help you with some ideas!
This fortnight we are pleased to Sponsored by another fab wee company

Digi’s With Attitude! is a Digital Stamp Company that brings Sass & Attitude to your stamping projects!

Meet the newest Attitude’s in town!

’Grumpy Gretchen’ is a sure beauty with sexy curves and very unique facial features.

Her hairstyles constantly change, as does her clothing and element she is in. 

She is sassy and isn't afraid to show it! Everyone loves Grumpy Gretchen. We know you will too!
You can now meet the new Animals With Attitude! too! They are in the store and ready for you to adopt them.
All images are 300 dpi and come in both JPEG & PNG instant downloads

Prize - $10.00 Canadian dollars to spend in their shop, check out some of the super funky images!

Now on to some of the Dt's stunning creations to give you some inspiration



and the hidden flap:







The surprise is that it's actually a wallet containing stamped images

Sarah W

And the surprise inside!

Mine is not a card but a suprise is included!

 Kendra - Napkin Fold Card


Hope you will join us this time and make something that little bit different! Just add your name to the Linky thingy below, remembering to link back to us on your blog!

Hugs Dream Valley

Winners Challenge 11

Hi all

Thanks to all that entered our Summer Theme, there was some great creations and so fun bright and summery, if only the weather was the same!! It was another tough choice for Top 3!

But before that on to our winner

No. 62 - Shelley Riffle

Well done!! If you email me at I will get your prize sorted out!
Also you can take the wee badge for you blog!

and our lucky

No. 142  Mona

No. - 126 Mandy

No. - 87 Lulia

Well done, take our wee badge to add on your wee blog!!

Thanks to everyone that entered, I'm sorry you all cant be winners!!
Pop back later today for the New Challenge and another fab wee prize up for grabs

Hugs Dream Valley xxx

Sunday, 17 July 2011

Challenge Re-draws

Morning all

Its saddens me to say I still haven't heard back from Challenge 9 -Father's day Challenge or Challenge 10 - Ribbon winners, so we have another re-draw!

The random winner is

congrats you win some fab images from Karen's Doodles

and the winner of the Ribbon Challenge re-draw is
You win the wee Ribbon goody bag from Crafty Ribbons

Well done ladies please email me at

Hugs Dream Valley xxx

Sunday, 10 July 2011

Challenge 11 - Summer Theme

Good afternoon
Hope your all well out there in blogland and the weather hasn't been to bad for you all?? Up here in Scotland its been warm and clammy but with rain, hail and then sun again!!

Anyways, on to this fortnights Challenge
We want you all to get all bright, warm and colourful with our


Now remember you don't need to just enter a card, you could make a lovely summery layout, maybe a wee keepsake of your Holiday memories?? As long as it follows our Summer theme its all good! Oh and remember to mention or link back to us to be able to win a wee prize!

Speaking of prizes we have our fab Monthly Sponsor with another great prize for one of you lucky folk out there!

At One Stop Card Crafts we have a big range of ever changing discount making and card making craft supplies.

We are always adding to our range of craft supplies which are ideal for making handmade greeting cards, do-it-yourself invitations scrapbook pages, altered items and much more.
Our card making craft supplies include free UK postage, our popular discount scheme and quick service means our customers keep coming back for more.
Our prices are very competitive and this & makes us an ideal place to buy your card making supplies online. Some of our new products include Petaloo flower layers, Ranger Glitter Glue and Martha Stewart Punches.

Prize - £10.00 voucher for their store

Remember and check out there fab wee shop and see all the amazing goodies they have!

Now on to the Design teams creations to give you some inspiration

A stunning multi-coloured necklace perfect for the summer






All fab, if I do say so myself!!
Remember just follow the Summer theme and link back to us to be in with a chance of Winning! Add your wee name in the Mr Linky thingy below!

Hugs Dream Valley