Welcome to the ABC Christmas Challenge Blog!

The aim of our challenge is to help us avoid the Christmas Stress and rush to have all your cards ready! Our fortnightly Challenges are themed, We hope you will join us and have at the very least have 25 cards in time for Christmas


Please Read the Rules, and remember that you can enter our challenges as many times as you like and combine your entries with as many challenges as you like too!

Have fun!

Samantha, Helen and the Design team Xx

Wednesday, 22 June 2016

M is for Mice

Happy Wednesday everyone, 

it's Sue here hosting our new challenge which is...


Mice


Sqeeeeeeeeak!


I am so excited about hosting this challenge! We are going to have such fun while tanglemouse is looking after all those adorable Christmas meeces!


The best part is that there are so many absolutely gorgeous mice type ideas for Christmas projects involving those squeaky cuddly critters!

The sponsor of this challenge is
Lawn Fawn
with a stamp set and a 6x6 paper pad of the winner’s choice
Lawn Fawn

So let's have a peek at the inspiration for this squeaky challenge from our super design team.






~Coming soon~








This challenge finishes on Tuesday 5th July at 6pm (BST)

So - get the cheese out peeps and let's see your gorgeous Christmas mice creations!


Sue and the ABC Christmas Challenge Design Team...xxx



Winner and Top 3 for the L's challenge

Hello crafty friends!

It's Mandy, popping in to share the Lucky winner of the last prize and Top 3 for the L challenge - Things Beginning with L.


Thanks SO much to everyone who played along and got creative with their own L elements. The gallery was full of fun, creative cards and it was fabulous to scroll through them all!


Our super generous sponsor, Drawn, for this challenge offered 3 images of the winner's choice from their shop.


 

 

And the winner (thanks to Random.org) is:
 
#9 Sandy J!

 
Sandy, congratulations and please email us to claim your prize! (Unclaimed prizes may be redrawn or worst case, lost.)


Annnnnd, the Top 3 (in no particular order) are:
 
#49 Zora
 
 
 
#1 jenimc
 
 
 
#31  Treebug (second entry)
 
 
 
 
Congratulations all! You can grab your badges by following the links at the top of our blog page.
 
Don't forget to stop back by for another fun challenge!
 
Have a great day,
Mandy and the ABC DT
 


 

Wednesday, 8 June 2016

L -- Things beginning with L

Hello crafty friends,



It's Mandy hosting a new challenge here at ABC Christmas Challenge where we are systematically working our way through the alphabet for inspiration to get our Christmas card stockpile ready to go for the new season.




We are up to the Letter 'L' and this challenge is open to anything beginning with 'L'Lime green, Lights, Lanterns, Laughter, etc. Get creative and show us what you've got! Sky's the Limit (so Long as it begins with L) :)








We have a fabulous sponsor for this challenge and one Lucky winner will receive 3 images of their choice from Drawn



Our DT has got the ball rolling and have cards ready to start your imaginative mojo's off in new directions.

We have listed our 'L' cards below:


L is for - Lace, Layers, Log & Light blue in the Lines


Helen
L is For - Lantern, Let it Snow Sentiment & Lime Green Scarf


Lorraine A
L is for - Making a List and checking it twice ;-)


Dorte
L is for - L for Lads and Lights)


L is for - Letters and Love


Wilma
L is for - Lights,Letters & Lime


Lisa

L is for Lights, Lime
L is for - Lights




L is for - Lime and Laughter Ho Ho Ho!


L is for - Last Minute!


L is for - Lamppost, Light


This challenge will close at 6pm (BST) on Tuesday, June 21st. We can't wait to see where your creativity takes you ;) Please join in below!

~Mandy and the ABC Christmas Challenge DT

Winner and Top Three for K for Kissing!

Hello everyone, it's Sue here!

I'm excited to share our Winner and Top 3 from 
our last challenge.

K for Kissing

Thank you to all who joined us! Your cards were fabulous!!

Our sponsor for this fab challenge with a generous £10 gift voucher was

There can only be one winner so I have had to ask Random.org to help me out 
....and the Winner is

#1 Treebug




The Top Three - in no particular order are


#5 Liselot

#12 Fabiola


Congratulations everyone!

Please email us to claim your prize.

Unclaimed prizes may be redrawn or worse still lost.

You can find the page for grabbing our blinkie or banner
at the top of our blog.


Don't forget to check back later for another great challenge.




Wednesday, 25 May 2016

K is for Kissing...

Happy Wednesday everyone, 

it's Sue here hosting our new challenge which is  

Kissing

(Mwah! Christmas Kissing only though)!

Here is a freebie sentiment for you to use
hugs from Samantha x



It's great fun to be let loose with such a fabulous challenge - there are just so many kissing possibilities at Christmas!

Our sponsor this time is wonderful  
Wild Orchid Crafts with a
£10 gift voucher for one lucky winner!
Wild Orchid Crafts specialise in selling Mulberry Paper Flowers and many other embellishments for card making, scrapbooking and craft projects. We started selling our mulberry paper roses back in 2005. Since then we've added a large selection of different flowers and colour choices. All of our mulberry paper flowers are made using natural, renewable resources. The flowers are all handmade by experienced crafts people using high quality materials and great care is taken to ensure that they are made to the highest standard and beauty. You can see all of our flowers and embellishments on our website http://www.wildorchidcrafts.com

So let's have a peek at the inspiration for this challenge from our super design team.

Samantha









Bijschrift toevoegen

Lisa








This challenge finishes on Tuesday 7th June at 6pm (BST)

So - pucker up peeps and let's see your gorgeous Christmas Kissing creations!

Sue and the ABC Christmas Challenge Design Team...xxx

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