Friday, July 22, 2016

CIU #101 - Red, White, and Blue

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday! 

Well, that was fun!  Thank all of you who left such kind comments congratulating us on our 100th post and to all of you who participated by linking a project.  It was so much fun to see such a full link-up!  We hope you'll continue to join us.

Do you like our fresh new look?    

We have 25 winners from our Centennial Anything Goes challenge!  

#6 Auntie Sue’s Craft Cavern - Trendy Twine - sampler pack of twine
#8 Fit Kitty – DCWV - 12x12 Paper Stack & a 6x8 Color Pad
#17 Heidi - Lawn Fawn - 6x6 paper pad & stamp set
#24 Moe Creations - Paper Sweeties - $25 gift certificate
#25 An Occasional Genius - My Creative Time - Stamp Set
#32 Ina - Pink & Main Stamps - $20 gift certificate
#39 Georgiana – DCWV - 12x12 Paper Stack & a 6x8 Color Pad
#46 Darlene Pavlick - My Creative Time - Stamp Set
#51 Beth F.- The Cutting Cafe - One clear stamp set & any 3 sets from the Cutting Cafe digital site
#55 My Little Spot of Sanity – DCWV - 12x12 Paper Stack & a 6x8 Color Pad
#60 Buffy Burnside - My Creative Time - Stamp Set
#64 Vinita Jain - Cut it Up - Ribbon and a mini- stamp
#74 Kim S.- Cut it Up - Assortment of candy dots and jewels
#80 Sherrie Scraps with Passion – DCWV - 12x12 Paper Stack & a 6x8 Color Pad
#84 Tammy - A Cut it Up – Ribbon and a mini stamp
#92 Mandy LaCroix – DCWV - 12x12 Paper Stack & a 6x8 Color Pad
#94 Vickie Odell - Cut it Up – Wood stamps Fun in a Jar
#96 niki1 - Bugaboo Digi Stamp: 7 Free Images
#97 Hussena - Your Next Stamp: A $20 YNS gift certificate  
#104 Tina H – DCWV -12x12 Paper Stack & a 6x8 Color Pad
#106 Tanja  - KadoodleBug Designs - $5 gift certificate
#111 Iris - KadoodleBug Designs - $5 gift certificate
#114 ionabunny - Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbon - $15 gift certificate
#115 Leslie Turner - Cut it Up – ribbon assortment
#116 Zora - SVG Attic - $15 gift certificate


Please send us your email address AND your physical mailing address so we can get your prize out to you!  Send your information to Migdalia, at this address: Mrodriguez860 @ hotmail. com (removing spaces, of course!)

(Winners have  to contact us by August 3, 2016 or prize will be rolled over to the next challenge.)

We had so many amazing projects this time around, we couldn't limit ourselves to just three, so our top five projects in numeric order were:

# 6, Aunty Sue's Craft Cavern
# 24, Moe Creations
# 51, Beth F
# 92, Mandy LaCroix
# 104, Tina H

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

Now onto Challenge #101
Red, White, and Blue

Create a Red, White, and Blue project with a die cut on it.

(Don't forget the die cut!)

Also - please remember our one submission rule - link up only one project per challenge.  
Remember, projects that do not follow the theme are not eligible for the top three or for the prize. 

This challenge runs from July 22, 2016 until August 3, 2016 (noon EST)

Our sponsor this week is 

$15 gift code

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 August 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!




coming soon

 Amy 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. Thanks so much for the challenge and the win!

  2. Woohoo!!!! I could not be more excited! What a fabulous prize! Thank you so much! I will email Migdalia right away! Congratulations to all the winners! What an awesome list of happy people! Thank you!!!

    Your new challenge looks like fun too! Such a gorgeous colour combo! Your DT projects are beautiful! Hope I have time to join in!

  3. Forgot to say.... Yes, love your new blog design!

  4. Congrats to all of the winners! Super excited for everyone!! Thank you for inviting me to be part of the celebration!It was fun!!
    Thanks for hosting another fun challenge with wonderful DT inspiration!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Crafting with Creative M

  5. Wahoo!! Thank so much~I am tickled my name on the list! Congrats to ALL the winners and again congrats on the 100 challenges!
    Fantastic DT projects and again another fun challenge! Hope to be back to join in:)
    Off to email you!
    Sherrie K

  6. Whoop whoop! I am so very excited to have been chosen as a winner AND among the top 5! Thank you so much!

  7. The blog ooks terrific! Woo hoo! I'm so happy to be winner! Congrats to everyone :)

  8. I too am excited to see one of the winners for the 100th challenge. Thank you so much. Email sent.
    Congratulations to all the Winners and those who participated.

  9. Wow! So excited to see my name as one of the winners! Congrats to all winners! Off to mail u!
    Love the fresh look of your blog! And what a beautiful array of cards with such fun!

  10. Wow! Thank you so much. I'm so thrilled to have won. Will mail you right away :) Congratulations to all the other ladies too!

  11. Great home page !
    Congrats to ALL the winners !
    Fantastic DT projects and thanks for another fun challenge !
    Thanks for choosing my card as one of the winners !
    I will email Migdalia right away!
    Greetings from Monique ( niki1 )

  12. Love all the cards and creations....lots of inspiration for this old girl.

  13. Oh how exciting, thanks so much! Congrats to the other winners as well and beautiful cards this week DT!
    Tammy x

  14. What lovely news, I'm a very happy girlie right now! I have e.mailed you to claim my prize. New look blog is fabulous xx

  15. So excited to have won and to be featured in your top spots I did email last week hope you have received it if not can you contact me Cindy has my email addy