Tuesday, January 10, 2012

A New Challenge Has Started!

Hi Everyone,
Welcome to our new challenge & Blog Hop. 
Thank you so much to everyone who entered our last challenge.
(Please note: This challenge  & Blog Hop is only open to Australian residents with an Australian delivery address - sorry we do not ship Internationally.)
The Challenge:
Inspiration :
Challenge : Create a project using the colours purple, green & white.
The project can be a card, a scrapbook layout or off the page project......it's totally up to you!
Stamps :
NO Digital stamps please
The Prize :
One randomly chosen winner will win a $30 Scrapbook Boutique Gift Voucher.
Challenge Rules:
Your entry MUST

*be newly created following the current challenge guidelines
*link back to Scrapbook Boutique Blog
*not cross-promote any other events or other businesses unrelated to us
*not be entered in to more than three challenge sites
*you must be an Australian resident with an Australian delivery address
You may enter as many times as you like. But, in the interest of fairness, we will remove any entries that do not follow our simple guidelines and/or those entries shall not be eligible for prizes.
Thanks for understanding and playing along!
We look forward to seeing your creations.

Challenge Closes : Midnight, Tuesday 31st January 2012
How to Enter :

  • Upload your card to your blog, click on your Blog's title, copy the URL, and add it to by clicking on the InLinkz button below
  • OR
  • If you don't have a blog you can still enter our challenge & play along by uploading your entry photo to a photo hosting site like Flickr or Photobucket & linking the URL of that hosted photo into InLinkz below.
  • Tell your readers that you've created your project for the Scrapbook Boutique Challenge and link it back to this post to encourage your readers to play along as well.
  • Leave us a comment
  • Feel free to grab our challenge badge for your blog. 
Here is my entry to kick things off!
Using the Silhouette Cameo Cut 2 x 4" & 1 x 3" Doilies from an A4 sheet of Transparency & also the lettering for title from Grape Cardstock.
Use repositional adhesive to hold the 3 Transparency doilies in place on 12 x 12 white cardstock down the left side. (4", 3" then another 4")
Lightly spray with Timeless Lilac Glimmer Mist, then carefully remove doilies, so as not to smudge.
Using the Border die from Spellbinders Parisian Accents die set, cut 2 pcs from Grape Cardstock to frame the photo.
Cut 3 sets leaves with Magnolia Foliage die set (1 from Grass & 2 from Evergreen cardstock).
Attach leaves one in the centre of each doily using Scotch Quick-dry adhesive.
Using Craft Glue Dots attach 1 rose over each of the 3 die cut leaves.
Affix title lettering using Zig glue pen.
Affix photo & frame with Parisian Accent die cuts with Tombow Dots adhesive tape runner.
Affix pearls to the bottom border.
Stamp the journaling stamp below bottom border using stamp & Colorbox Queue Ruby Satin pigment ink.

The Blog Hop:
We also have a Blog Hop happening so be sure to visit all of our talented design Gals'  blogs to see their wonderful creations & leave them a comment.
Comment Prize:
Follow along, you could win this cute stamp set. 
(closes midday Tuesday 17th January 2012)
To be eligible to enter the Blog Hop prize draw you must leave a comment on all five of our Designer Gal's Blogs & then come back & leave a final comment on Scrapbook Boutique's blog where we will choose a randomly drawn winner next Wednesday 18th January 2012 for these lovely Penny Black 'Flower Gallery' Stamps

Blog Hop starts HERE:
Follow me to Angela's blog to see her fab creation
Sometimes Blogger does not link properly, so if you are having difficulty following the links above, please try our normal DT Gals Blog links below & scroll down to their post:

 Sue Kohler
Angela Muir

Therese Calvird

Narelle Riley

Sue Walsh
Scrapbook Boutique
IMPORTANT : Please be sure to link your entry correctly, by clicking on the URL of your challenge entry post (not your actual blog ) & paste the link into InLinkz. 
Please leave a comment after linking.

Good luck!

We love to receive your feedback, so why not leave us a comment.
If you have any questions please email us at:
or click the tab at the top of the blog Home Page.
Thanks for stopping by, happy crafting,



  1. Woo Hoo Evelyn!
    So excited to see your layout and have you joining in the challenge too! It's just gorgeous!

  2. Great blog and challenge, have completed the blog hop. Normally don't like blog hops as the list is always too long, but this one was very do-able. Thanks for the opportunity to win. I will also enter a project a little later. Loving the colour combo. Blessings Hilde

  3. I'm so glad I took the time to do a little hopping, you gals are so talented I really enjoyed having a look at your wonderful creations. So after a trip to the library this morning I will be popping into my craft room and getting out all my purple green and white bits and enter your challenge

  4. Yummm.....purple and green. DT hop fantastic, I will enjoy this challenge using my favourite colour combo. Thank you Evelyn for the opportunity to win this very pretty set.

  5. Great inspiration from the girls as always! I hope I have time to play along with the divine purple, green and white challenge!

  6. Fantastic layout Evelyn! Love that glimmer mist background and those gorgeous flowers on the doilies!!

  7. Thanks for another great blog hop! I really enjoyed seeing all the wonderful projects by the design team x x

  8. Such inspiration and lovely projects made from the Design Team. Looking forward to entering this challenge.

  9. WOW what a stunning blog hop. I really cant choose a favorite, they all were amazing!! Thank you so much for the chance to win, I didnt realise Penny Black did cling stamps, ohhh dear there goes another budget!!
    Thanks again,

  10. Fabulous LO Evelyn.......You scrapbook girls inspire me to try.........One day!

  11. I've had a lovely time 'hopping' and its so inspirational to see all your work.
    Well done to the CT.

  12. Love these colours, great challenge.

  13. Great inspiration! Lovely bride. I'm off on the blog hop now!

  14. Finished the hop and enjoyed the journey! Thanks for inspiring me - again!

  15. great challenge colours and truly inspirational cards and layouts from the DT and from you Evelyn :) I look forward to giving the challenge a go.

  16. Great cards/layouts from the whole team! Hopefully I will get a chance to play along this month!

  17. I too am happy I took the blog hop - I've gathered some inspiration from your very talented team...I'll be sure to follow what they've been creating. Thanks for these gorgeous colours too ... now is it bright or soft for me!!

  18. Giving it a shot, these are lovely colours after all :D


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