Thursday, March 23, 2023

Cut it Up Challenge #274 ~ Add Embellishments

  Hi, Cut it Up Fans!

It's time for our next Cut it Up Challenge and a special mystery prize drawing!!!

You read that correctly. will select one lucky winner from ALL COMMENTS LEFT ON THE BLOG FOR THIS CHALLENGE.
You don't have to enter a project to be eligible for the drawing, just leave a comment.
Sadly, only commenters with US addresses are eligible.
I hope to secure some digital store codes in the future so that everyone can be eligible.

Thank you for sharing your wonderful This Makes Me Happy projects with us!

Our design team TOP CUT choices for Challenge #273 are:
#43 Gloria Shirr
#48 Trina P.
#31 Chrissy

Ladies, your creations were fabulous!   We hope you'll grab the button below and proudly display it on your blog!

***Please email Larelyn at if you'd like to be a guest designer for a future challenge!  😊 

Now, on to challenge #274
Add Embellishments

We're excited to see your interpretation of the theme.

Don't forget to use a die cut on your project and, of course, embellishments.

This challenge runs from March 24, 2023
until April 5, 2023 (noon, PST)

We are welcoming Jill Rugg as our guest designer for this challenge.  Here's her wonderful layout.

We hope you visit her blog and leave some crafty love.

And here is our design team inspiration.  Click on each designer's name to be taken to her blog and learn more about her project.  While you're there, become followers and leave them some love!


 The design team will be picking their favorites for the TOP CUT from all ELIGIBLE entries and those winners may download the TOP CUT button to proudly display on their blogs. 

Some friendly reminders about our challenges:
Projects must follow the theme of the challenge.
 Must include a die cut. 
No more than 3 entries person

Projects that do not follow the theme and/or the rules are not eligible for the top three or a guest designer invitation.
Please check the rules in the right sidebar.

  We look forward to seeing what you create 

Don't forget to leave a comment to be entered in the drawing (see exceptions above.)

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter


  1. Beautiful work by the DT and GD! Thanks for the chance to win a mystery prize! How fun!

  2. Gorgeous makes from the team and another fun challenge theme. Hugz

  3. The DT members did a great job. I love those cards.
    HUgs Aartje

  4. Lovely work by the DT and GD my card is in the make :)

  5. Can't wait to play along! The DT has given me some great inspirational ideas. Thanks for another great challenge.

  6. Congrats to the winners! Thanks so much for choosing my Conie Fong Rabbit holding Egg as one of the top 3. Thank you for your challenges. Have a wonderful week! Hugs, Gloria

  7. Beautiful projects by everyone. It's so nice to see a layout. Reminds me I am behind on mine ... lol

  8. Wonderful DT creations! I love to follow you all to see great projects and hopefully play along.

  9. Fabulous projects by the Design Team! Thanks for a fun challenge.

  10. wonderful examples DT. TFS and for the amazing inspiration

  11. Love the DT makes as always. Thanks for the challenge, xoxo

  12. The DT has created some beautiful samples for this challenge

  13. Such a beautiful assortment of DT projects. Loving each one!
    Thank you for hosting!

  14. Such a beautiful assortment of DT projects! Loving each one!
    Thanks for hosting!

  15. Beautiful and fun projects! Lots of great embellishing and inspiration. Happy to play along.

  16. Love the inspiration for the challenge! Great creations from the DT!