Saturday, 12 June 2021

Challenge #445 - Pale Blue and Yellow

 Hey LIMettes!


What lovely cards you made with your favourite techniques for the last challenge! It was a real treat to see them all in the gallery. Now we come to the colour challenge and we've selected two of our signature colours: pale blue and yellow. We're sure you will all have fun with them.



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PLEASE REMEMBER: 
To be eligible for showCASe 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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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!


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

Our Facebook page can be found HERE as well as our Instagram page HERE .

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, 29 May 2021

Challenge #444 - Lucky Dip - Your Favourite Technique

 Hey LIMettes!


We're back with our latest challenge and we know you are all going to have fun with this one; just pick your favourite card making technique and make a clean and simple card. It's as easy as that!




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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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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!

Ink Blending / Stamp Layering with Acetate Embossing

(stenciling)

Taking a break

(masking)
(emboss resist)

Stencil/Texture
Stencil/ink blending
(hand drawn mandalas)

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

Our Facebook page can be found HERE as well as our Instagram page HERE .

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, 15 May 2021

Challenge #443 - Sketch 26

 Hey LIMettes!


How about a sketch challenge for a change? I didn't realise that it's actually been a couple of years since we had one of these, and our lovely DT member Lynne has come up with this little beauty for you. We know you'll have fun with it.







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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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**Edited to add**

We have a fabulous Guest Designer joining us for this challenge, the immensely talented Nance Salkeld, who was our overall March winner.  Thanks so much for joining us, Nance.  Here's her super creation...




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!



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

Our Facebook page can be found HERE as well as our Instagram page HERE .

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, 14 May 2021

April 2021 - Winner and ShowCASes #440 & #441


Hey LIMettes!

It's time for our monthly Winner / ShowCASe post so why not grab a brew as we walk you through our choices for last month's challenges. 

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 are our ShowCASe favourites 





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 everyone who entered last month's challenges.

Our overall monthly winner is




Please take a 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 there's still a little time to enter our current challenge, which ends this evening at 10pm BST...



We'll be back tomorrow morning with a brand new challenge so please do check back to see what the next one is.

Saturday, 1 May 2021

Challenge #442 - Sea Creatures

 Hey LIMettes!


Wow! It's May already! Is the year flying by for you too? Welcome to our May challenges and, as we're slowly getting nearer to the summer months, we thought we'd have a lovely summery theme of sea creatures this time.  We cant's wait to see all your mermaids,  fish 🐠, whales 🐳, dolphins 🐬, octopi 🐙, mollusks, seahorses, crabs, jellyfish or whatever other sea creatures you have.



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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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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!


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

Our Facebook page can be found HERE as well as our Instagram page HERE.

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, 17 April 2021

Challenge 441 - One Layer Card - Diamonds

 Hey LIMettes!


We're back with our latest challenge which is



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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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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!



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

Our Facebook page can be found HERE as well as our Instagram page HERE 

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