Friday, February 20, 2015

Exotic Animals - Challenge #65

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday!

I think we had the most beautiful blog these past two weeks.  The romantic theme really brought some gorgeous projects to our page.  Luckily, we don't have to pick the winner; Random.org does that for us!  This time, the $20 coupon code for As Cute as a Button and the $10 gift card from Fleurette Bloom go to:

# 10, Butternut Sage Designs!


Congratulations! !

Please send us your email address so we can get your prize out to you!  Send your information to our new prize coordinator, Sarah, at this address: sarah @ sarahpreston dot net  (removing spaces, of course!)

(Winner has to contact us by March 4, 2015 or prize will be rolled over to the next challenge.)

 

Our top three projects in numeric order were:
# 3, Julie P
# 10, Butternut Sage Designs
# 19, Kaija

Ladies, your creations were fabulous!
  Grab the button below and proudly display on your blogs!



Now onto Challenge #65

Exotic Animals
meaning what?  No cats or dogs!

(Don't forget the die cut!)

This challenge runs from February 20, 2015 until March 4, 2015 (noon EST)

Our sponsor for this challenge is 





Prize:  4 Digital Stamps


Thank you so much for your generosity!!

 If you link an entry to this challenge, PLEASE stop by on March 4th to see if you won.  

Here is some design team inspiration for you.
(click on each designer's name to be taken to their blogs)

Random.org will choose the prize winner from ALL ELIGIBLE entries.
The Design Team will be picking their favorites for the "Top Cut" from ALL ELIGIBLE entries and those winners will receive a button to proudly display on their blog.

Some friendly reminders about our challenges:
Project must follow the theme of the challenge 
AND include a die-cut
Only one entry per person.

You can read more about our rules on this post.

Thanks for stopping by!
We look forward to seeing what you create :)

Friday, February 6, 2015

Romance - Flowers, Lace and Pearls, Challenge #64

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday!

So many beautiful projects with embossing.  As always, we're happy that we don't have to pick the winner; Random.org does that for us!  This time, the 4 digital stamps from Meljen's Designs go to:

# 25, Hyde 'N Seek Creations!


Congratulations! !

Please send us your email address so we can get your prize out to you!  Send your information to our new prize coordinator, Sarah, at this address: sarah @ sarahpreston dot net  (removing spaces, of course!)

(Winner has to contact us by February 18th, 2015 or prize will be rolled over to the next challenge.)

 

Our top three projects in numeric order were:
# 3, Deonna B.
# 6, Carol Dunham
# 9, Tammy A.

Ladies, your creations were fabulous!
  Grab the button below and proudly display on your blogs!



Now onto Challenge #64

In honor of Valentine's Day, we want to see your romantic side.  The theme this month is Romance - Flowers, Lace and Pearls.   
This means that besides a die cut, your project must include flowers, lace AND pearls.

This theme was chosen by Cindy!

(Don't forget the die cut!)

This challenge runs from February 6, 2015 until February 18, 2015 (noon EST)

We have two wonderful sponsors for this challenge.


Sponsored By: As Cute as a Button
Prize: $20 Coupon Code

and


Sponsored By:  Fleurette Bloom (who provided us with some cute files to play with!)
Prize:  $10 gift card

Thank you both so much for your generosity!!

 If you link an entry to this challenge, PLEASE stop by on February 18th to see if you won.  

Here is some design team inspiration for you.
(click on each designer's name to be taken to their blogs)

Random.org will choose the prize winner from ALL ELIGIBLE entries.
The Design Team will be picking their favorites for the "Top Cut" from ALL ELIGIBLE entries and those winners will receive a button to proudly display on their blog.

Some friendly reminders about our challenges:
Project must follow the theme of the challenge 
AND include a die-cut
Only one entry per person.

You can read more about our rules on this post.

Thanks for stopping by!
We look forward to seeing what you create :)

Friday, January 23, 2015

National Braille Literacy Month - Embossing - Challenge #63

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday!

All of your black and white projects were amazing and so sophisticated-looking!  We loved visiting your blogs and checking out the details.
  Always happy that we don't have to pick the winner; Random.org does that for us!  This time, the $20 coupon code from As Cute as a Button and the $10 gift certificate from Designs on Cloud 9 go to:


# 14, Connie's Bizarre Madness!

Congratulations! !
Please send us your email address so we can get your prize out to you!  Send your information to our new prize coordinator, Sarah, at this address: sarah @ sarahpreston dot net  (removing spaces, of course!)

(Winner has to contact us by February 4th, 2015 or prize will be rolled over to the next challenge.)

 

Our top three projects in numeric order were:
#6, Gail Scott
# 11, Eemeli
# 12, Pauline

Ladies, your creations were fabulous!
  Grab the button below and proudly display on your blogs!



Now onto Challenge #63

January is National Braille Literacy Month.  Braille is "a series of raised dots that can be read with the fingers by people who are blind or whose eyesight is not sufficient for reading printed material." (American Federation for the Blind.) 
Our challenge is for you to use embossing on your project.

(And don't forget to include a die cut!)

This challenge runs from January 23, 2015 until February 4, 2015 (noon EST)

This challenge is sponsored by Meljen Designs who is donating 4 digital stamps! 




Thank you so much for your generosity!!

 If you link an entry to this challenge, PLEASE stop by on February 4th to see if you won.  

Here is some design team inspiration for you.
(click on each designer's name to be taken to their blogs)

Random.org will choose the prize winner from ALL ELIGIBLE entries.
The Design Team will be picking their favorites for the "Top Cut" from ALL ELIGIBLE entries and those winners will receive a button to proudly display on their blog.

Some friendly reminders about our challenges:
Project must follow the theme of the challenge 
AND include a die-cut
Only one entry per person.

You can read more about our rules on this post.

Thanks for stopping by!
We look forward to seeing what you create :)

Friday, January 9, 2015

I Have a Dream - Black and White Challenge #62

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday!

New years are always full of hope and new beginnings.  We had so many beautiful baby projects! 
  Always happy that we don't have to pick the winner; Random.org does that for us!  This time, the $5 gift certificate from Digital Delights by Louby Lou goes to:


# 13, Dorothy S.

Congratulations! !
Please send us your email address so we can get your prize out to you!  Send your information to our new prize coordinator, Sarah, at this address: sarah @ sarahpreston dot net  (removing spaces, of course!)

(Winner has to contact us by January 21, 2015 or prize will be rolled over to the next challenge.)

 

Our top three projects in numeric order were:
#6, Indy
# 16, Peggy R.
# 21, Amelia B.

Ladies, your creations were fabulous!
  Grab the button below and proudly display on your blogs!



Now onto Challenge #62
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, the challenge is:

I Have a Dream - Black and White 

Make a black and white project.
(And don't forget to include a die cut!)

This challenge runs from January 9, 2015 until January 21, 2015 (noon EST)

This challenge is sponsored by:


As Cute as a Button
Prize: $20 Coupon Code

AND

Designs on Cloud 9


Prize:  $10 Gift Certificate


Thank you so much for your generosity!!

 If you link an entry to this challenge, PLEASE stop by on January 21st to see if you won.  

Here is some design team inspiration for you.
(click on each designer's name to be taken to their blogs)


Random.org will choose the prize winner from ALL ELIGIBLE entries.
The Design Team will be picking their favorites for the "Top Cut" from ALL ELIGIBLE entries and those winners will receive a button to proudly display on their blog.

Some friendly reminders about our challenges:
Project must follow the theme of the challenge 
AND include a die-cut
Only one entry per person.

You can read more about our rules on this post.

Thanks for stopping by!
We look forward to seeing what you create :)

Friday, December 26, 2014

New Beginnings -- BABIES! Challenge #61

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday!

Hope your holidays were fun and full of love.  
We enjoyed visiting your blogs and seeing your adorable button Christmas projects! Random.org chose the winner of this challenge.  
The $20 coupon code from As Cute as a Button goes to:

# 6, Art with Yogi!!

Congratulations! !
Please send us your email address so we can get your prize out to you!  Send your information to our new prize coordinator, Sarah, at this address: sarah @ sarahpreston dot net  (removing spaces, of course!)

(Winner has to contact us by January 7, 2015 or prize will be rolled over to the next challenge.)

 

Our top three projects in numeric order were:
#1, Millie
# 4, Mousie Joy Christmas
# 9, Barb Thompson

Ladies, your creations were fabulous!
  Grab the button below and proudly display on your blogs!



Now onto Challenge #61

New Beginnings -- BABIES!!

This theme was chosen by Evelyn

Make a baby project.  
(And don't forget to include a die cut!)

This challenge runs from December 26, 2014 until January 7, 2015 (noon EST)

This challenge is sponsored by:

Digital Delights by Louby Loo
Prize:  $5 Gift Certificate




Thank you so much for your generosity!!

 If you link an entry to this challenge, PLEASE stop by on January 7th to see if you won.  

Here is some design team inspiration for you.
(click on each designer's name to be taken to their blogs)


Random.org will choose the prize winner from ALL ELIGIBLE entries.
The Design Team will be picking their favorites for the "Top Cut" from ALL ELIGIBLE entries and those winners will receive a button to proudly display on their blog.

Some friendly reminders about our challenges:
Project must follow the theme of the challenge 
AND include a die-cut
Only one entry per person.

You can read more about our rules on this post.

Thanks for stopping by!
We look forward to seeing what you create :)

Friday, December 12, 2014

Button Christmas - Challenge #60

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday!

We certainly had a variety of non-traditional holiday colors in our last challenge.  It was very hard to choose the winner.  Luckily, Random.org chooses the winner for us!
The $20 coupon code from As Cute as a Button goes to:

# 1, Kristina B.

Congratulations! !
Please send us your email address so we can get your prize out to you!  Send your information to our new prize coordinator, Sarah, at this address: sarah @ sarahpreston dot net  (removing spaces, of course!)

(Winner has to contact us by December 24, 2014 or prize will be rolled over to the next challenge.)

 

Our top three projects in numeric order were:
# 1, Kristina B.
# 11, Gail Scott
# 12, Diana Lynn Martin

Ladies, your creations were fabulous!
  Grab the button below and proudly display on your blogs!



Now onto Challenge #60

The title is Button Christmas.  
You are to create a Christmas card or gift that has at least one button on it.

This theme was chosen by Tania. 

***  Please pay careful attention to the requirements for this challenge. ***

(Many of the entries in our last challenge were ineligible to win because they didn't follow the guidelines for the challenge.)
1.  Create a Christmas card or gift.
2.  The card must include at least one button.

(And don't forget to include a die cut!)

This challenge runs from December 12, 2014 until December 24, 2014 (noon EST)

This challenge is sponsored by:



As Cute as a Button
Prize: $20 Coupon Code!


Thank you so much for your continued generosity!!

 If you link an entry to this challenge, PLEASE stop by on December 24th to see if you won (or soon thereafter!)

Here is some design team inspiration for you.
(click on each designer's name to be taken to their blogs)





Random.org will choose the prize winner from ALL ELIGIBLE entries.
The Design Team will be picking their favorites for the "Top Cut" from ALL ELIGIBLE entries and those winners will receive a button to proudly display on their blog.

Some friendly reminders about our challenges:
Project must follow the theme of the challenge 
AND include a die-cut
Only one entry per person.

You can read more about our rules on this post.

Thanks for stopping by!
We look forward to seeing what you create :)