30 Nov 2011

Challenge #42

Good morning and welcome to a new challenge here at the Paper Shelter. Hope you are all doing fine and that you have time for some crafting in between perparing for Christmas. I start you off by telling you the theme of our challenge this week and it is.... Anything goes! Yepp! Feel free to let us see what you are in the mood for.

And then we have some fabby news, to find out what they are just pop back here tomorrow and you'll find out. We are celebrating our first birthday and want to do it in style, so stay tune and be sure to come back for a visit to find out what we are up to!

Then we need a winner from last weeks stunning creations. Tons of master pieces to look at. You people rock! The winner of challenge 41 is...

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Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2011-11-29 20:02:02 UTC

That would be you Nancy D! A gift certificate worth $20 is yours as you used a TPS image. Stunning card! A big congratulation from all of us here at the Paper Shelter. To claim your prize, just click the e-mail elf to the left and you get all the help you need from Pedro and Veronica over at the PaperShelter. Enjoy your prize!

As always we have a fabby prize up for grabs for you. If your are picked by mister random and have used a PaperShelter image you have won a gift certificate worth $20 to spend in the Paper Shelter store. If another brand of image is used you have the chance of winning three digis of your choice. That's great too isn't it?

This is what my lovely team has come up with this week. Some stunning creations once again! You gals make me so proud! Thanks for your hard work!





This is what we all have done, now it's your turn to amaze us! Good Luck!

Love n hugs
Marie and the B team

23 Nov 2011

Challenge #41 - "Christmas Sparkle" (red, green & gold)

Good Morning Everyone, another week has flown by and we've not reached our 41st Challenge, and this time we want to see your "Christmas Sparkle" Cards, which must incorporate all the usual traditional Christmas Colours, Red, Green and Gold
And now some special news in two weeks time on the 7th December it will be The Paper Shelters 1st Birthday, and we shall be Celebrating in Style, so please keep your eyes open for the Announcement here on the 1st December as we have some absolutely fabulous surprises for you.
As always our Sponsors are the very talented and generous Veronica and Pedro of The Paper Shelter, and they are offering you a fabulous prize of  $20 to spend on whatever your like in their webshop:-

But this is providing you have used one of their products on your card, they have such fabulous things to offer you digi stamps, papers and accessories and all at such brilliant value, and you will find them here in their webshop "The Paper Shelter", and even if you haven't they are still offering you 3 of their images of your own choice.
But before I show you what the Design Team have for you this week you will want to know who won last weeks "Snowflakes" Challenge and the winner is

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Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2011-11-22 20:02:03 UTC

Well done Iulia congratulations, if you would like to click on the email elf on
the sidebar it will give your the email address to contact the store to claim your prize of 3 Images.
And now to see what my very talented "A" Team have for your delight, and as we are still a team member short we have our "B" Team Leader Marie kindly standing in as a Guest Designer again, (we need you even more this week so thank you so much). I also want to wish Caroline a speedy recovery as she is unable to take part in this weeks DT Line Up, I do hope you will soon feel a lot better.

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Wow thank you girls for such stunning cards, they really are gorgeous and Im sure they will inspire you to take part in this weeks "Christmas Sparkle" Challenge.

16 Nov 2011

Challenge #40 Snowflakes

Good Morning and welcome to a new challenge here at the Paper Shelter. It's so great to be here again and I hope you feel the same. A big thank you to all of you that took part in our "All in Pink" challenge. There is so many stunning creations, it has been a great joy to look at them. Good luck with the challenge everyone! Can't wait to see what you come up with!

This week we are celebrating winter with the theme of Snow flakes! I happen to love the winter and snow and can't wait for it to arrive. It's so relaxing to see the snow coming down from the sky and all the light it gives during a dark time of the year. We love to see your winter butterflies, isn't that what you call snow flakes? Winter's butterflies? It can be on your designer papers, in your images, your embellishments etc. Just ad a snow flake and you're in!

What you can win? As always there is a voucher worth $20 waiting for the winner of the challenge if you have used a Paper Shelter image. If you have entered with any other brand of stamps/digis you have the chance of winning 3 digis of your choice. Stunning prize as always. Thanks to Veronica and Pedro for that!

So who is the lucky winner of this challenge then? The lucky number belongs to no 42,

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Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2011-11-15 20:46:48 UTC

Congrats sweetie! Please use the e-mail elf to the left and he takes you to the store. There is Veronica and Pedro waiting for you to help you out with your winnings. As you used a TPS image you have won a wopping $20 voucher to spend in the Paper Shelter store. Enjoy your prize and hope to see you play with us again.

And here is the wonderful creations from my wonderful team! Well done gals! Please visit and give them some love. They work hard each time to bring you the best of the best when it comes to inspire you all!

Good luck with the challenge everyone! Can't wait to see what you come up with!

9 Nov 2011

Challenge #39 - "All in Pink"

Good Morning Everyone, before I start I want to thank my fellow Team Leader Marie for stepping in as a Guest Designer for the next couple of Challenges, as we lost one of our DT Team members Penni last week and Im so sorry to loose her and want to wish her good luck for her future, and unfortunately our new DT Member is unable to start till the end of the month so Im very grateful to Marie for doing this.Now back to this weeks Challenge and it means anything you create has got to be "All in Pink" and I know that it wont be a problem for you so Im so looking forward to seeing what you come up with. For this weeks Challenge we again are being sponsered by Veronica and Pedro of The Paper Shelter, but I think before I show you what my very talented team have for your delight I better let you know who the winner is of last weeks Challenge, and here it is:-

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Here are your random numbers:

Timestamp: 2011-11-08  21:00:46 UTC

Well done and congratulations  Lalkygirl   and if you would like to click on the email Elf on the side bar it will give you the email address that you need to use to contact the store and claim your prize

Now down to letting you know what the fabulous prizes are from The Paper Shelter they are offering a first prize of $20 as a gift certificate to spend in their webshop, and you will be able to pick anything up to that value providing you have used one of their products either digi stamp, papers or accessories, but even if you haven't used them and are picked as the winner by random org, they will still give you three of their gorgeous digi's of your own choice. You really carnt loose they really are a very generous company and their products are stunning believe me and very good value.
And now I want to let you see what my fabulous Talented Team have for you, but first here is our Guest Designer Marie's Card.

And now that youve seen the stunning cards that the girls have created for you, I do hope they will inspire you to take part in this weeks Challenge "All in Pink", and I would also like you to visit their blogs and leave them some love for all their hard work.

2 Nov 2011

Challenge #38 Christmas Fun

Hello and good morning to you all! I hope you have had a wonderful week filled with crafting and other fun things. I can see that you have been busy crafting away as we have had almost 300 entries this week! Thank you so much each and evey one of you who keep coming back and playing with us. It's a great joy to visit all your smashing blogs and see your stunning creations. Keep up the good work! We love to see it!

So this weeks challenge is a good one to make one or two of all those needed Christmas cards that we all need to do before the big Holyday is here. Our theme is Christmas fun.          

Before we move on and start making all those wonderful cards for near and dear ones, we need a winner from last weeks Anything goes challenge. That lucky person is...

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Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2011-11-01 21:20:54 UTC    
That would be you K Brandy. Congrats sweetie! Have fun chosing your three images. Just click the E-mail elf to the left and he take you to Veronica and Pedro at the Paper Shelter. They help sort your prize out for you.

If you want to win three digis of your choise from the store, enter the challenges with any image at all. If you want the chance to win a gift voucher worth $20, use a Paper Shelter image on your project. You know it doesn't have to be a card. A LO, an altered box etc is fine by us. We love to see all the things you create as long as it follows our theme. 

Before you start looking at all stunning creations my team has made this week, The B team would also love to send a big Thank you! to our former Boss Donna over at Bearly Mine Designs. Thanks for all you have done here sweetie, and we hope to see you back our your feet soon. 

Now, here comes the cards, enjoy!
Marie and the B team

Using "Christmas Owl" image & "Christmas Spirit" papers