Friday, July 26, 2013

Celebrate Summer! #24

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday!

Thank you all so much for playing along with us for challenge #23!  We really enjoyed checking out your holiday projects!  The prize winner picked by for the 
Merry Christmas stamp set from My Craft Spot is:

   # 31, Kathy Salido!

Please email us your mailing address so we can get your prize out to you.  Our email address is:
(Winner has to contact us by August 7th, 2013 or prize will be forfeited)

** Important Prize Announcement **

As always, the original winner has until the current challenge closes to claim her prize.  Until now, if the prize wasn’t claimed, it was forfeited.  Now there has been a change to our prize policy – all prizes must be awarded!  Starting with this challenge, number 24, any prizes not claimed by the original winner within the allotted time will ROLL OVER and be added to the next challenge prize awarded to one entrant chosen by  

In the meantime, we have three unclaimed prizes from prior challenges, so they are going to the three crafters who made the Top Cut for this challenge!  Once again, the design team had a really hard time picking the choices for the Top Cut, but here they are in numeric order:

#9, Jessica, who wins this prize left over from our Mothers’ Day challenge, CTMH cards and envelopes and two packages of flowers:
#29, Karon H, who wins this Trendy Twine left over from our Red, White, and Blue challenge:     
and # 81, Lalkygirl, who wins the $15 shopping spree from 3Girl Jam from our New Nations challenge:  

Congratulations, ladies!
Jessica and Karon, we need your mailing address so we can get your prize out to you.  Lalkygirl, we’ll just need your email address. 
Our email is:

Winners must to contact us by noon on August 7th, 2013 or the prize will be added onto our next challenge. 

And don’t forget to grab the button below and proudly display on your blogs!


Now onto Challenge #24
Celebrate Summer!

We want to see all your summer-themed projects!  Remember to include a die cut.

Challenge runs from  July 23, 2013 and ends August 7, 2013 (noon EST)

We are honored and excited to be sponsored this week by 
The Paper Nest Dolls Shop.  They have generously donated a $25 gift certificate to their store. 

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








Here's another look at that prize: will choose the prize winner from ALL ELIGIBLE entries.
The Design Team will be picking their favorites for the "Top Cut" and those winners will receive a button to proudly display on their blog.
Challenge is open to any resident of the US and Canada.

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 :)


  1. Awesome inspiration projects by everyone!!! Another great challenge!!
    Congrats to all the winners!!! Excited to see my name among the group :)
    Have a GREAT weekend!!

  2. Congrats to all the winners - and thanks for picking my card as one of the top 3 and for the lovely bonus of some Trendy Twine. I have emailed you. Thanks again, have a wonderful weekend.

  3. Absolutely wonderful variety of DT creations! :o) Thank you for the summery inspiration and the fun challenge! :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  4. Beautiful DT work!
    Hugs, Heidi:)

  5. Thanks for the fun challenge! I just linked up:)

    Peace, Love, & Cricut Hugs!
    Monica L.

  6. Hi there - I have emailed you, but have not had a reply from you to confirm that you have my details. Thanks again, Karon

  7. Thanks DT - congrats to winners - and thanks for another challenge - enjoy your week!

  8. Great job by the DT!! Love all the projects! Thanks for a great challenge!
    Sherrie K

  9. This was a fun challenge. Great inspiration from the DT.

  10. Fun challenge - thanks for hosting it! And thanks to
    the DT for sharing their fabulous creations.

  11. thanks for choosing me as a winner I am thrilled ,I have emailed you .today
    thanks and congrats to all the winners
    tracey x aka lalkygirl

  12. Such awesome inspiration - FABULOUS!

    Thank you for the FUN!