Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Serendipity Challlenge Blog #33- Twine!

Welcome to the Serendipity Stamps Challenge Blog! A new challenge is posted on the first Wednesday of every month. The design team provides inspiration twice a month (at the beginning of the challenge (the first Wednesday of the month, and at the half way point - the third Wednesday of the month) but you get the whole 4 weeks to play along! We're at the half way point for this challenge - you still have two weeks left to link up your design!

The rules are simple... play along using at least one Serendipity Stamps image on your submission and link it below. You don't have to have a blog to play along - you can link your designs to any on line gallery. In fairness to other players, we reserve the right to remove entries that do not display a Serendipity Stamps image.



Challenge #33 - Add Twine!  Be sure to include at least one Serendipity Stamps image (Stamp or Die) on your project! Our favorite design will receive our winner blog badge and one random winner of this challenge will receive a sampler package of assorted twine from The Twinery!   

You have until midnight US EST on August 4 to enter. Winners and the next challenge will be posted on August 6.   You can link your projects on the original post here - or click on the "Our Current Challenge" Badge on the side bar.

Want to go shopping?  The sale this week is buy 3 items get your 4th item free - now through July 23.

We have a special guest joining us this month -  Jen Cuthbertson from the I'm Crafty Blog.  She made two wonderful cards, both featuring twine.   Jennifer is on The Twinery Design Team as well as quite a few others!  We're so happy that she is joining us this month.   I hope you'll stop by her blog and give her a big hello!  I know you're going to like what you see.











We're looking forward to seeing your projects featuring twine - you can link them up on the original post here - or click on "our current challenge" badge on the sidebar.

Jeanne

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

SSCB#33 - Twine!

Welcome to the Serendipity Stamps Challenge Blog! We love seeing what you make with your Serendipity Stamps and Dies. Once a month (on the first Wednesday) we post a new challenge with a central theme for you to play along. The design team provides samples for inspiration at the beginning, and then again at the half way point of the challenge (on the third Wednesday), but you get the whole month to play along!

The rules are simple... play along using at least one Serendipity Stamps image or die on your submission and link it below. You don't have to have a blog to play along - you can link your designs to any on line gallery. In fairness to other players, we reserve the right to remove entries that do not display a Serendipity Stamps image.

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The winner from the last challenge is JD/Jill from Ribbon Challenged Blog.  Look at the beautiful dry and heat embossed frame she made - and her beautifully colored violets!
The lucky winner of the $20 discount code off their next order is  Cheryl from A Crafter's Journey Blog.

Ladies, please contact Jeanne at serendipityblogchallenge@gmail.com for your prize.

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Ready for our latest challenge?  Our sponsor this month is The Twinery!


Challenge #32 - Add Twine!  Be sure to include at least one Serendipity Stamps image (Stamp or Die) on your project! Our favorite design will receive our winner blog badge and one random winner of this challenge will receive a sampler package of assorted twine from The Twinery!   

You have until midnight US EST on August 4 to enter. Winners and the next challenge will be posted on August 6.

We have a special guest joining us this month -  Jen Cuthbertson from the I'm Crafty Blog.  She made three beautiful cards - all featuring twine.   Jennifer is on The Twinery Design Team as well as quite a few others!  We're so happy that she is joining us this month.   I hope you'll stop by her blog and give her a big hello!  I know you're going to like what you see.




Here's a little inspiration from the design team to get you going! 


Karen Amidon

Marybeth Lopez

Miriam Napier

We can't wait to see your projects featuring twine linked up here.

Jeanne



Wednesday, June 18, 2014

SSCB#32 - Create a Window Card

Welcome to the Serendipity Stamps Challenge Blog! A new challenge is posted on the first Wednesday of every month. The design team provides inspiration twice a month (at the beginning of the challenge (the first Wednesday of the month, and at the half way point - the third Wednesday of the month) but you get the whole 4 weeks to play along! We're at the half way point for this challenge - you still have two weeks left to link up your design!

The rules are simple... play along using at least one Serendipity Stamps image on your submission and link it below. You don't have to have a blog to play along - you can link your designs to any on line gallery. In fairness to other players, we reserve the right to remove entries that do not display a Serendipity Stamps image.

Challenge #32 - Add a window to your card! Create a project - any theme - and add a window.  Be creative, you can die cut, punch, or razor cut a window to be used as a frame for an image or a sentiment, to make a shaker card, or nestle a die cut image.   Be sure to include at least one Serendipity Stamps image (Stamp or Die) on your project! Our favorite design will win our winner blog badge and one random winner of this challenge will receive a $20 discount code off their next Serendipity Stamps order. 

You have until midnight US EST on June 30 to enter. Winners and the next challenge will be posted on July 2. You can link your projects on the original post here - or click on the "Latest Challenge" Badge on the side bar.

Want to go shopping? The special this week is 40% off the highest priced item in your cart - use code "
40fromhigh614".  Offer good through 6-24-14.  You'll also receive a free small cling stamp (of our choice) with every die you purchase while supplies last.


Here's a little inspiration from the design team to get you going! For a unified look we all made accordion cards.  You just need to create a window. 




Friday, June 13, 2014

Serendipity Stamps Summer Release

Are you hopping with us today?  We're showing the latest Serendipity Stamps release.    Here's what we have planned over the next few days.


June 13 - New dies - a Sunflower and Lighthouse
June 14 - Background and Sentiment Stamps
June 15 - Nouveau Stamps

Here's the blog hop list so you can start at the very beginning and get all the details.  


Make sure you leave a comment on the blogs you visit.   One lucky winner will be selected to receive a $20 gift certificate from Serendipity Stamps.  You have until June 18 to leave a comment.  The winner will be announced on June 19 on Mary's blog.   

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

SSCB #32 - Create a Window Card

Welcome to the Serendipity Stamps Challenge Blog! We love seeing what you make with your Serendipity Stamps and Dies. Once a month (on the first Wednesday) we post a new challenge with a central theme for you to play along. The design team provides samples for inspiration at the beginning, and then again at the half way point of the challenge (on the third Wednesday), but you get the whole month to play along!

The rules are simple... play along using at least one Serendipity Stamps image or die on your submission and link it below. You don't have to have a blog to play along - you can link your designs to any on line gallery. In fairness to other players, we reserve the right to remove entries that do not display a Serendipity Stamps image.

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The winner from last challenge was Joyce from Cards by the Sea. Didn't she do a beautiful job with our theme of flowers? I love the pop of color!

The lucky winner of the $20 discount code off their next order is Barbara Bruder!

Ladies, please contact Jeanne at serendipityblogchallenge@gmail.com for your prize.

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Ready for our latest challenge?
Challenge #32 - Add a window to your card! Create a project - any theme - and add a window.  Be creative, you can die cut, punch, or razor cut a window to be used as a frame for an image or a sentiment, to make a shaker card, or nestle a die cut image.   Be sure to include at least one Serendipity Stamps image (Stamp or Die) on your project! Our favorite design will win our winner blog badge and one random winner of this challenge will receive a $20 discount code off their next Serendipity Stamps order. 

You have until midnight US EST on June 30 to enter. Winners and the next challenge will be posted on July 2.

Want to go shopping? The special this week is 
Free Shipping on all US order $10 or more!  
$5 International Flat Rate Shipping on International $10 or more orders of UM, Cling, Dies only!  Offer good through 6-11-14.

Here's a little inspiration from the design team to get you going! 


We're looking forward to seeing your window cards linked up here!


Wednesday, May 21, 2014

SSCB#31 Flowers

Welcome to the Serendipity Stamps Challenge Blog! A new challenge is posted on the first Wednesday of every month. The design team provides inspiration twice a month (at the beginning of the challenge (the first Wednesday of the month, and at the half way point - the third Wednesday of the month) but you get the whole 4 weeks to play along! We're at the half way point for this challenge - you still have two weeks left to link up your design!

The rules are simple... play along using at least one Serendipity Stamps image on your submission and link it below. You don't have to have a blog to play along - you can link your designs to any on line gallery. In fairness to other players, we reserve the right to remove entries that do not display a Serendipity Stamps image.

Challenge #31 - Flowers!  Create a project - any theme - featuring flowers.  Be sure to include at least one Serendipity Stamps image (Stamp or Die) on your project!   Our favorite design will win our winner blog badge and one random winner of this challenge will receive a $20 discount code off their next Serendipity Stamps order.  

You have until midnight US EST on June 2 to enter. Winners and the next challenge will be posted on June 4.  Link up your project on the original post here (or click on the latest challenge button on the side bar).

Want to go shopping? The sale this week is buy 3 items, get your 4th item free!  Sale ends on May 28.  What a great time to pick up some of the new word dies!

Need a little inspiration?  Here's the latest projects from the design team.  We all used a different resist technique.


Anya Schrier (to follow shortly)
Jeanne Jachna

Marybeth Lopez


We hope you'll join us!  We're looking forward to seeing your beautiful floral projects!