Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Challenge 56 - Easy as 1, 2, 3....

Hi everyone! Thank you so much for all your fabulous ANYTHING GOES entries. We loved all your beautiful creations using your favorite products from 7 Kids College Fund! It's always fun to break out and let loose here and there with an open challenge.

Before we get to the winners & new challenge, I want to remind you we are looking for GUEST DESIGNERS. If you want to be selected, please place GDT after your name in the link tool AND participate in BOTH challenges for the month. Our challenges run two weeks so we have 2 challenges each month. We will announce the Guest Designer in the first challenge of the next month from those that participated in the previous month.

So, what does being a guest designer mean? Well, you will receive a $25 gift certificate to use in the 7 Kids College Fund store & create samples for 1 month of challenges!!! How cool is that?!

All of our current rules for challenges still apply so please make sure you are using a stamp that7 Kids College Fund currently carries in order to be considered for the GDT spot! We will choose one new guest designer each month so continue to play along with us to be considered. So, spread the news and get crafty! We LOVE to see what YOU create for our challenges!!!

And now for our Challenge winner.......

Congratulations, Kirsten!! Please email me at to claim your prize! 

And now for our top 3 in no particular order...

Congrats, ladies! Please grab your top 3 badge from our side bar to proudly display on your blog. :)

So, are you ready for our challenge this week?! This one is fun, easy as 1- stamp, 2 -Designer Papers & 3 - embellishments!!!  How easy is that?! Of course, we still want to see what you make using stamps carried in 7 Kids College Fund store and we have had quite a FEW new stamp companies join us. SATURATED CANARY & SOME ODD GIRL to name a couple and don't forget to check out the new line of stamps from STAMPENDOUS while you are there!

Here is some inspiration from our amazing Design Team including our first ever Guest Designer! 
Nestibilities- Small Classic Oval
Spellbinders- Moroccan Accents- used doily shape

White Christmas by: Passionate Paper Creations
Spellbinders M-Bossabilities - EL-104 - Holiday Magic
Merry Christmas - Stampendous
Sookwang Double-Sided Tape

I stamped this cute boy from "Snips and Snails" collection 
designed by Cheryl Alger for  Kraftin Kimmies 
 and colored him with Copic Markers
 charm, ribbon.

Spellbinders Labels 1
Spellbinders Labels 3

Wow, the design team blew me away with their interpretation of this challenge! We can wait to see your creative freedom fly as well!'s your turn! Just create your own little masterpiece (card, 3-D project, etc.) using images and products from 7 Kids College Fund and following this fortnight's "Easy as 1-2-3" theme!

Remember, Tab is awarding a $20.00 7 Kids College Fund store voucher! So, be sure to enter this week's challenge...and invite all your your friends to join too! final reminder...Please make sure you follow the Challenge Rules listed over there in the sidebar to be eligible for the prize and to be considered for the "Top 3" award! We also have a special request from the design team to please turn off word verification (we have a tip on our side bar on how to prevent spam but still let people easily leave a comment without word verification.) Thank you!

Thanks so much for joining, let the crafting commence!! The linky tool will close Sep 25 at noon.
Be sure to link up your project below using the inlinkz below:.


  1. Thanks for the top 3 spot, ladies! :)

    Annie Rose

  2. OooOh! Thank you so much for one of the Top 3 spots! Over the moon happy! :) Congratulations to everyone! And I love the gorgeous cards by the fabulous DT's!