Wednesday, August 20, 2014

SSCB#34 Missing You!

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 #34 - Missing You!  Create a "Missing You" themed card.   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 $20 discount off their next order from Serendipity Stamps.

You have until midnight US Eastern Standard Time on September 1 to link your project.  The winner and our next challenge will be posted on September 3.   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?   This week we have a 40% Off Coupon for you!! - 40% off the highest priced item in your card when you enter the code "40fromhigh814" - good through 8/27.

We have a special guest joining us this month - Kecia Waters from Stamping Deets blog!  You can also find Kecia at Splitcoaststampers - and can I just say - this girl can color!!!  Look what she made for this challenge!


Oh and just a little behind the scenes for you!!  Iif some of these images look familiar to you... the design team used the same images as last time.  On our projects for the beginning of this challenge we all made Clean and Simple Cards.  Now at the half way point we used the same images and fussied them up a bit!


Vickie Zimmer






We're looking forward to seeing your "Missing You" projects linked up here!

Jeanne


Wednesday, August 6, 2014

SSCB#34 - Missing You

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 Deborah from Deborah's Gems!

Fine Feathers - photo by Deborah Frings - Deborah's Gems

The lucky winner of the Twinery Twine sampler is Cheryl Lea.

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

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Ready for our latest challenge?  




Challenge #34 - Missing You!  Create a "Missing You" themed card.   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 $20 discount off their next order from Serendipity Stamps.



You have until midnight US Eastern Standard Time on September 1 to link your project.  The winner and our next challenge will be posted on September 3. 



Want to go shopping? Our sale this time is free shipping on all Continental US orders of $10 or more through August 13.  Click here to jump to the store.

We have a special guest joining us this month - Kecia Waters from Stamping Deets blog!  You can also find Kecia at Splitcoaststampers - and can I just say - this girl can color!!!  Look what she made for this challenge!



Here's a little inspiration from the Serendipity DT to get your mojo going!  We all made CAS (Clean and Simple) cards this time.  At the half way point we're going to show fussy cards using the same stamped images we used today.  




We can't wait to see your "Missing You" projects linked up here!












Monday, July 28, 2014

Serendipity /Twinery Blog Hop

Are you hopping with us?  Serendipity Stamps and The Twinery have joined together for a 3-Day blog hop.  What a great way to see so many beautiful Serendipity Stamps Images accented with colorful twine from the Twinery!

Of course there's some prizes up for grabs too!  You can get all the details here on Mary's Blog or at The Twinery Blog!  Good Luck and Happy Hopping!!

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 #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.

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.