Friday, December 28, 2012

Out with the "Old"- Challenge #9

Hi Cut It Up Fans!
Happy Friday!
Thank you for playing along with us for Challenge #8!
We had some pretty amazing projects!!
We always enjoy seeing all the inspiration and creativity!

The winner picked by for the Challenge #8 prize is:

1. Crystal

please e-mail us with your mailing address so we can get your prize out to you.
(Winner has until January 9th , 2013 to contact us or else the prize will be forfeited)

The design team had the difficult task once again to pick their top 3 projects for the
"Top Cut"
The top 3 cuts in no particular order are:
#4. Patti Johnson
#9. Yvonne Morentin
#10. Karen Marshall

Congrats ladies!

Please feel free to grab the button below and proudly display it on your blogs

Now on to challenge #9
"Out With The Old"
Create a paper project that that reuses something from the house that you typically would not use in your papercrafting.  (ie. A pendant from an old necklace, the acetate backing from a sticker sheet, fabric from some old clothing, etc) 
Must also use a die cut.
Please include what you reused on your project in your post.

Challenge will run from Dec. 28, 2012 to Jan. 9, 2013 (noon EST)

Some of our team members are on vacation this challenge
 to enjoy some time with their family and friends but don't worry, they will be back for the next challenge :) 

Here is some design team inspiration for you along with a brief description of what they reused
(click on each designers name to be taken to their blogs)

used unwanted earrings for her flowers

used ribbon from gift bags from her daughter's baby shower

 used Felt bumpers


used paper towel rolls & scrap fabric

 Reused some gift packaging for the sparkly hearts

used soda can tab

One lucky participant will win the following 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 :)

Enter you project here:


  1. Congrats to all the winners!A wonderful Challenge & Lovely DT Projects!
    Happy New Year,

  2. Thank you so much! I sent an email and wanted to verify that you got it. Thanks!