Saturday, March 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 photo as your inspiration and to include at least one handmade flower.
The project can be a card, a scrapbook layout or off the page'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, Saturday 31st March 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 Eletronic cutter cut the white cardstock with the eyelet background Silhouette design. Next, cut the Echo Park Splash blue & white DP (Fish reverse) in the artisan shape, then the white cardstock circle with eyelet hole design. Using adhesive layer all three to the blue cardstock background.
Mat photo with Blue Jay cardstock & adhere to white circle. 
Make a Rosette with Basic Grey Marjolaine DP & Echo Park A Boy's Life DP using Helmar 450 glue.  Add 2 strips of Splash Echo Park DP for contrast & then attach Rosette using large Glue Dots.
Make 3 flag shapes using Echo Park DP & adhere to top right of layout.
Using Hero Arts Clear buttons, trace 3 contrasting circles of DP & adhere to buttons using Gloss Accents.  Use a needle & white embroidery floss to thread through the buttons. Attach to flags using mini Glue Dots. Attach Forever Friends embellishment or title to suit.

Silhouette Design - 3_backgrounds_C00331_20509 
Cardstock Colours : White, Blue Jay.
Echo Park Papers:
Splash - Fish (reverse), Splash - Whales (reverse), Splash - Borders (both sides).
A Boy's Life - Adventurer
Basic Grey Paper:
Marjolaine - Creme de Menthe.

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
(closes midday Saturday 18th March 2012)
To be eligible to enter the Blog Hop prize draw you must leave a comment on all six 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 Sunday 19th March 2012 for this cute La La Land Stamp - Marci With A Rose.

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
Linda Langes
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.

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or click the tab at the top of the blog Home Page.
Thanks for stopping by, happy crafting,


  1. LOVE your LO Evelyn! I've been so meaning to make some medallions... so many techniques, so little time. Thanks for the inspiration!

  2. This is FABULOUS Evelyn, stunning layout, perfect tribute to the inspiration pic, looking forward to seeing more from you! :)

  3. THe colours in the challenge makes you think of spring, very nice

  4. Thanks for the blog hop, first time I have entered and now feelling very inspired! Off to go do some creating now!!!

  5. I loved the blog hop. All the takes on the challenge are just gorgeous.

  6. The cupcakes behind all of the wonderful works of art that all of the design team girls have posted where beautiful. I have enjoyed this blog hop thanks again for the opportunity

  7. Great layout and the blues for the challenge are just annie

  8. What a great layout Evelyn! Fabulous take on the inspirational challenge too!

  9. Have just completed the hop. What can I say, such beautiful work.
    Everyone involved deserves a pat on the back.

  10. Just finished the blog hop! Great work ladies!

  11. Wow! What a talented DT you have. I loved looking at their designs on the blog hop. Love your site. Have become a follower. :)

  12. Lovely colours to be inspired with. thank you for another challenge. my brain is ticking over madly in search of an idea.x

  13. Beautiful layout Evelyn!!!..Can't wait to play with this one! I love BLUE.... I've linked mine... thanks for the chance... hugs..xoxo

  14. Another wonderful blog hop this month - thanks for the inspiration, you are all so talented! Hugs xx

  15. Great colours to be inspired by!

  16. Well I visited all the blogs and I am really inspired by the girls work. Thanks For Sharing. I love it!


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