Friday, 19 April 2019

March 2019 - Winner and ShowCASes #390, #391 & #392

Hey LIMettes!

It's time for our monthly bumper winner / showCASe post so why not grab a brew as we walk you through our choices for last month's challenges.  And there are lots as we had three challenges in March.

It's never easy to select our favourites as you produce such a wonderful array of creations to fill our gallery each and every week, giving us so much inspiration.  Please keep them coming as we love to see them in our gallery and we hope you agree with our ShowCASe choices below so let's get started!



in order of entry here's our ShowCASe favourites 


#1 Maaike



#18 Jo
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#32 Ishani
Quilling, Birthday card, CAS card, gansai tambi watercolours, water colouring, Quillish, clean and simple card, cards by Ishani, Quilled constellation, constellation card, aries constellation card


and onto the ShowCASes for our second challenge of the month



in order of entry


#40 Jen



#57 Angie



#72 Christine



and lastly, our third challenge



in order of entry, our ShowCASe favourites are


#3 Lynne



#8 Sarah



#32 Brenda




Congratulations to our ShowCASe finalists, please help yourselves to a ShowCASe badge from the page at the top of the blog with our thanks. We hope you'll display it proudly on your individual blogs.



Thank you to everyone who entered last months challenges.

Our generous sponsor was

Visible Image


and our lucky winner is

Helen 





Please take a Prize Winner badge from the page at the top of the blog! We hope you'll display it with pride on your blog with our congratulations and thanks. We'd also like to offer you the opportunity to Guest Design for one of our future challenges so please contact us by email for details of how to claim your prize at LIM2011@gmx.com.

We'll be showCASing all of our featured cards on our Facebook page so why not hop on over and give us a 'thumbs up'! Here's the link you need to take you there and as always there's still time to enter our current challenge, which ends at 10pm BST on Friday 26 April 2019.




Saturday, 13 April 2019

Challenge #393 - Subtle Colours



Hey LIMettes!

It's time for another challenge and this time it is our colour challenge. So we'd like to see you using some subtle colours.



As it is our first challenge in April it's time for a change of sponsor too. We're delighted to welcome back Seven Hills Crafts as our generous sponsor for April




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To be eligible for showCASe and PRIZE WINNER choices you will need to carefully follow the guidance on our GLOSSARY OF TERMS and our HOW TO PLAY pages.Your design should feature lots of clean / white / blank / non patterned / non textured space.


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Today we are also joined by our fabulous February winner Milla from Mutesormi and she has made this beautiful card. Please take the time to visit her blog to leave her some LIM love.

Guest Designer: 




Now let's see what fantastic inspiration the design team have created for you and please do check out their personal blogs if you have the time as there could be a couple of bonus cards there!


Taking a break



We hope you'll feel inspired to play along with us.

Our Facebook page for regular updates can be found HERE as well as our Instagram page HERE and if you add your cards to Instagram do tag us in your post using @lessismorechallenge so that we can hop along and 'like' your creations.

Our monthly showCASes and winners announcements will be in one bumper post here on the blog on Friday 19th April, so keep visiting to see if you are one of our lucky entries!

Enjoy the challenge, keep those entries CAS and have fun!

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Saturday, 30 March 2019

Challenge #392 - Shine A Light!

Hey LIMettes!

We're back with our latest challenge and it is lucky dip time. We hope that you'll embrace this challenge as enthusiastically as you did the last one.




So, have a think about moonlight, sunlight, starlight, electric light, or any other type of light that comes to mind. 


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To be eligible for showCASe and PRIZE WINNER choices you will need to carefully follow the guidance on our GLOSSARY OF TERMS and our HOW TO PLAY pages.Your design should feature lots of clean / white / blank / non patterned / non textured space.


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We have another fantastic guest designer for you this time and it is the wonderful Veerle Morels from A Coloured Mind blog. She is one of the Visible Image design team and she is shining the light of kindness with her beautiful card. Please visit her blog to leave her some LIM love.

Veerle has also created a video of how she added tetxture to her stamps using only her inkpad. You can see that video by clicking HERE

Using sponsor stamps


Now let's see what fantastic inspiration the design team have created for you and please do check out their personal blogs if you have the time as there could be a couple of bonus cards there!



(Coming Soon)


Anita
Using sponsor stamps


Izzy
Using sponsor stamp

Using sponsor stamps


Using sponsor stamps


Sharon
Using sponsor stamps



We hope you'll feel inspired to play along with us. This is the last time to enter for a chance to win a wonderful prize from our generous sponsor for March:

Visible Image

https://visibleimage.com/shop/

Our Facebook page for regular updates can be found HERE as well as our Instagram page HERE and if you add your cards to Instagram do tag us in your post using @lessismorechallenge so that we can hop along and 'like' your creations.

Our monthly showCASes and winners announcements will be in one bumper post here on the blog and it is posted on the Friday following closure of the last challenge in the month so keep visiting to see if you are one of our lucky entries!

Enjoy the challenge, keep those entries CAS and have fun!
You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Saturday, 16 March 2019

Challenge #391 - Take 3

Hey LIMettes!

We're back with our latest challenge which is .....



e.g. take 3 words or 3 images or 3 colours, or 3 patterns (something where you have 3 of an item) 



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To be eligible for showCASe and PRIZE WINNER choices you will need to carefully follow the guidance on our GLOSSARY OF TERMS and our HOW TO PLAY pages.Your design should feature lots of clean / white / lank / non patterned / non textured space.


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We're joined today by our fabulous January winner, Joanne James from The Crafty Owl and she has made this gorgeous card for us. Please pop over to her blog to leave her some LIM love.

Guest Designer: 


Now let's see what fantastic inspiration the design team have created for you and please do check out their personal blogs if you have the time as there could be a couple of bonus cards there!


Sharon
Using sponsor stencils and stamps


Stephanie

Susan


Anita
Using sponsor stencil


Izzy
Using sponsor stamp


Kylie
Using sponsor stamps


Michelle
Using sponsor stamp

Nonni
Using sponsor stamp


We hope you'll feel inspired to play along with us and our generous sponsor for this month is



Visible Image

https://visibleimage.com/shop/



Our Facebook page for regular updates can be found HERE as well as our Instagram page HERE and if you add your cards to Instagram do tag us in your post using @lessismorechallenge so that we can hop along and 'like' your creations.

Our monthly showCASes and winners announcements will be in one bumper post here on the blog and it is posted on the Friday following closure of the last challenge in the month so keep visiting to see if you are one of our lucky entries!

Enjoy the challenge, keep those entries CAS and have fun!



You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Friday, 8 March 2019

February 2019 - Winners and ShowCASes #388 & #389

Hey LIMettes!

It's time for our monthly bumper winner / showCASe post so why not grab a brew and get yourself comfortable as we walk you through our choices for last month's challenges.  And as it was our birthday month there are two prize winners!

You certainly never make it easy for us to select our favourites and your beautiful creations spur us on and inspire week on week.  Please keep them coming as we love to see them in our gallery and we hope you agree with our ShowCASe choices below so let's get started!


in order of entry here's our ShowCASe favourites 


#6 Melanie

#29 Claire


#56 Anita




and onto the ShowCASes for our second challenge of the month


again, in order of entry

Congratulations to our ShowCASe finalists, please help yourself to a ShowCASe badge from the page at the top of the blog with our thanks. We hope you'll display it proudly on your individual blogs.


Thank you to each and every one of you who entered our challenges last month.

We had two generous sponsors for our birthday month.

The first was Uniko

and the lucky winner is...

Milla



Our second sponsor was CAS-ual Fridays Stamps


and the lucky winner is...

Anila



We'd be delighted if both of you would please take a Prize Winner badge from the page at the top of the blog! We hope you'll display it with pride on your blog with our congratulations and thanks. We'd also like to offer you the opportunity to Guest Design for one of our future challenges so please contact us by email for details of how to claim your prize at LIM2011@gmx.com

We'll be showCASing all of our featured cards on our Facebook page so why not hop on over and give us a 'thumbs up'! Here's the link you need to take you there and as always there's still time to enter our current challenge, which ends at 10pm GMT on Friday 15 March 2019