Friday, January 22, 2016

Challenge #88 - Love is in the Air!

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday!  
Only a few of you accepted our New Beginnings - Decorate a Paper Bag challenge last time, but the bags you created were wonderful!
The winner of the Gift Certificate from As Cute as a Button  (chosen by is . . .

# 1, Max & Boo

Congratulations, Peggie Sue!

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

(Winner has to contact us by February 3, 2016 or prize will be rolled over to the next challenge.)
Our top three projects in numeric order were:
# 1, Max & Boo
# 4, M Miranda Creations
# 6, Leslie Turner

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

Now onto Challenge #88, chosen by

Love is in the Air!
Your project must include a ♡ heart ♡.

Don't forget the die cut!

Remember, projects that do not follow the theme are not eligible for the top three or for the prize. 

This challenge runs from January 22, 2015 until February 3, 2016 (noon EST)

Our sponsor this week is 

 One Happy Cut
Prize:  $15 Gift Certificate

Thank you so much for your continued generosity!!  
We truly appreciate your sponsorship.

   If you link an entry to this challenge, PLEASE stop by on February 5th 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)
Please take the time to visit them at their blogs, leave some love and follow them! 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 :)


  1. Wow! Thanks guys - it was a fun project! Great new DT projects today too! =)

  2. Congrats to the winner and favorites! Love all the DT inspiration! Love Cindy's .. great textures and patterns. Just love it!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    {Sentimental Susan - Etsy}
    {Sentimental Susan - Zibbet}

  3. OMG, what a thrill to see my 'thanks friend' gift bag among your top picks today! Thank you so much! Congrats to the winner and the other top picks! So glad to have found your challenge - you'll be seeing a lot of me! ;)
    Love To Scrap!
    Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog DT
    Really Reasonable Ribbon DT
    House of Cards DT

  4. Super Challenge and love the theme, Love Hazelx

  5. Fun cards from the DT - thanks for the Inspirations and play along!

  6. Great job DT!! Thanks for the awesome challenge, I had tons or fun playing along! :)


  7. Beautiful work Design team! Thanks for the fun challenge!

    Glenda's Cards

  8. Thank you for hosting another fun challenge!!
    Wonderful DT inspiration!
    Congrats to all winners!
    Have a blessed day,
    Crafting With Creative M

  9. Fabulous DT inspiration!! Thanks for another great challenge :)