Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Challenge #27: SHABBY CHIC

Hello Chicks

Welcome to our new challenge! This fortnight's theme is

SHABBY CHIC

and the perfect store to buy all your shabby chic and vintage items for scrapbooking and cardmaking is our lovely Sandy's store Live & Love Crafts. She is sponsoring this challenge and we are so thankful to have her with us!

 
If the words vintage and shabby chic makes your heart beat faster, you will find your haven at Live & Love Crafts! 


Live & Love Crafts is a UK based online store that ships WORLDWIDE. The store is owned and operated by Sandra Mathis, a crafter who is as passionate about the vintage style as she is about customer service and providing a good shopping experience. Live & Love Crafts prides itself on having a website that is easy to navigate with excellent product images. Orders are dispatched fast; usually on the same day received.


Live & Love Crafts stocks a wide range of products from well-loved vintage brands such as Maja Design, Pion Design, Magnolia, Wild Orchid Crafts, Kort & Godt, Prima, Melissa Frances, Maya Road, and the Tim Holtz/Ranger product lines.

The store has a vast selection of laces, ribbons and trims, an assortment of over 200 charms and metal decorations, as well as many other unique embellishments that you can't find elsewhere. To help you save on costs, the charms/metal decos can be purchased singularly and all trims and ribbons are sold by the yard/meter. If you’re looking for products that will inspire and a one stop paper & embellishment shop, look no further than Live & Love Crafts!

Please visit her store, she has amazing things!

Okay, hope to see you in our challenge, we love drooling over your entries *lol*!

Huge hugs
Ally and the Inky Chicks

These are the DT inspirations:

Ally
Thea

Inky Chicks winner of challenge #26 and our Top 3

Happy Tuesday Chicks!

We get right onto our winner of challenge #26 (anything goes) that has been sponsored by Crafts and Me. RandomOrg has choosen a number and it's:

Huge congrats! Please contact us at inkychicks@hotmail.co.uk until this Sunday. If we do not hear from you until then we will draw another winner.

Also please grab your winners-badge from the sidebar.
Our Top 3 are (in no particular order):

Congrats from the DT! It was such a pleasure to go through your wonderful and beautiful entries! Your win is well deserved. Please grad your Top 3 badge from the sidebar to show off on your blog!

See you later tonight when we announce our new challenge!

xoxo
Ally and the Inky Chicks

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

Challenge #26: BUTTERFLIES

Another Tuesday, another challenge!
Welcome, Chicks!

This fortnight we want you to use

BUTTERFLIES

Such an easy theme, isn't it?! Welcome our new sponsor Teresa from Crafts and Me. A wonderful shop and a perfect customer service. Although I'm living in Switzerland, I love purchasing at Crafts and Me because Teresa is always so friendly and helpful and the items are delivered fast.
Thank you, Teresa, for being with us this year!

The prize is a £10 voucher for the store

Okay, gals, off you go to your craft corner and create something butterfly-y ;)

xoxo
Ally and the Inky Chicks

and here is what the team has come up with:

Maritha




using Genevieve from Crafts and Me






Inky Chicks winner of challenge #25 and our Top 3

Happy Tuesday Chicks!
We get right onto our winner of challenge #25 (lace up your card) that has been sponsored by Cult Pens. RandomOrg has choosen a number and it's:
Huge congrats! Please contact us at inkychicks@hotmail.co.uk so that I can forward your email to Greig to let him know that you are our winner!
Also please grab your winners-badge from the sidebar.
Our Top 3 are (in no particular order):
Congrats from the DT! It was such a pleasure to go through your wonderful and beautiful entries! Your win is well deserved. Please grad your Top 3 badge from the sidebar to show off on your blog!
See you later tonight when we announce our new challenge!
xoxo
Ally and the Inky Chicks

Tuesday, 18 March 2014

Challenge #25: LACE UP YOUR CARD!

Welcome to a new challenge at Inky Chicks! This time we want you to

LACE UP YOUR CARD
(use some lace)

Don't we all love lace on our projects?! We have our lovely sponsor Cult Pens with us this year and we are so happy to work with them! Cult Pens has a huge variety of pens including our beloved Copic!



We are looking forward to seeing your entries!
xoxo
Ally and the Inky Chicks

and here come our inspirations for you:



Ally





Inky Chicks winner of challenge #24 and our Top 3

Happy Tuesday Chicks!
 
We get right onto our winner of challenge #24 (monochromatic) that has been sponsored by Live & Love Crafts. RandomOrg has choosen a number and it's:
 
 
Huge congrats! Please contact us at inkychicks@hotmail.co.uk so that I can forward your email to Sandy to let her know that you are our winner!
Also please grab your winners-badge from the sidebar.
 
Our Top 3 are (in no particular order):
 
Congrats from the DT! It was such a pleasure to go through your wonderful and beautiful entries! Your win is well deserved. Please grad your Top 3 badge from the sidebar to show off on your blog!
 
See you later tonight when we announce our new challenge!
 
xoxo
Ally and the Inky Chicks

Tuesday, 4 March 2014

Challenge #24: MONOCHROMATIC

Hi Chicks!

Welcome to our fifth challenge. Similar to our last challenge theme we want to see your creations in

MONOCHROMATIC

that means, create something in the same colour.

Our lovely Sandy from Live & Love Crafts (LLC) is sponsoring us this time. Sandy has a wonderful online shop and her customer service is one in a million!! Thank you lovely for being with us another year! Mwah!

Here is a little bio about Sandy and LLC:

If the words vintage and shabby chic makes your heart beat faster, you will find your haven at Live & Love Crafts!
Live & Love Crafts is a UK based online store that ships WORLDWIDE. The store is owned and operated by Sandra Mathis, a crafter who is as passionate about the vintage style as she is about customer service and providing a good shopping experience. Live & Love Crafts prides itself on having a website that is easy to navigate with excellent product images. Orders are dispatched fast; usually on the same day received.
Live & Love Crafts stocks a wide range of products from well-loved vintage brands such as Maja Design, Pion Design, Magnolia, Wild Orchid Crafts, Kort & Godt, Prima, Melissa Frances, Maya Road, and the Tim Holtz/Ranger product lines.
The store has a vast selection of laces, ribbons and trims, an assortment of over 200 charms and metal decorations, as well as many other unique embellishments that you can't find elsewhere. To help you save on costs, the charms/metal decos can be purchased singularly and all trims and ribbons are sold by the yard/meter. If you’re looking for products that will inspire and a one stop paper & embellishment shop, look no further than Live & Love Crafts!

Okay and here come the DT inspirations and we hope to see your monochromatic entries!
xoxo, Ally and the Inky Chicks

Ally






Thea



Ashlee



Inky Chicks winner of challenge #23 and our Top 3

Happy Tuesday Chicks!
We get right onto our winner of challenge #23 (black/white and your fave colour) that has been sponsored by our lovely teamie Thea from Krea Teja. RandomOrg has choosen a number and it's:
Huge congrats! Please contact us at inkychicks@hotmail.co.uk (cc: calligarisa@bluewin.ch) so that I can forward your email to Thea to let her know that you are our winner!
Also please grab your winners-badge from the sidebar.
Our Top 3 are (in no particular order):
Congrats from the DT! It was such a pleasure to go through your wonderful and beautiful entries! Your win is well deserved. Please grad your Top 3 badge from the sidebar to show off on your blog!
See you later tonight when we announce our new challenge!
xoxo
Ally and the Inky Chicks

Tuesday, 18 February 2014

Challenge #23: BLACK/WHITE AND YOUR FAVE COLOUR

Hi Chicks
 
Wow, we are in the middle of February already and we are starting our fourth challenge this year!
For the next two weeks we want to see your creations in
 
BLACK AND WHITE and YOUR FAVE COLOUR
 
that means, your project has to be in black and white and you can add a touch of your fave colour. We are looking forward to seeing what you come up with!
 
Sponsor for this challenge is our lovely teamie Thea, she has a wonderful shop, please visit her HERE!

 
Hope to see your entries in this challenge!
 
xoxo
Ally and the Inky Chicks
 
And here come the DT inspirations:


Ally







Inky Chicks winner of challenge #22 and our Top 3

Happy Tuesday Chicks!
 
We get right to our winner of challenge #22 (use a cute animal stamp) that has been sponsored by Creashop Duymelot. RandomOrg has choosen a number and it's:
 
 
Huge congrats! Please contact us at inkychicks@hotmail.co.uk AND cc: calligarisa@bluewin.ch so that I can forward your email to Kees and Astrid to let them know that you are our winner!
Also please grab your winners-badge from the sidebar.
 
Our Top 3 are (in no particular order):
 
Congrats from the DT! It was such a pleasure to go through your wonderful and beautiful entries! Your win is well deserved. Please grad your Top 3 badge from the sidebar to show off on your blog!
 
See you later tonight when we announce our new challenge!
 
xoxo
Ally and the Inky Chicks