Friday, December 31, 2021

Challenge 242 - Birthday Cards

 Hi, Cut it Up Fans!
Happy Friday!  :)
We loved seeing the clever ways you used to give gifts! says the winner of three sets of designs from the Cutting Café is: 

# 6, Jan R!  
and we have an unclaimed prize.  The new winner of a $10 coupon code from Oddball Art is: 
#4, Lorraine A 
Please email us so we can get your prize out to you.   Send your email address to Evelyn at this address:

Winners have until January 12th, 2022 to contact us or the prize will be rolled over to a future challenge.  😞

If you link an entry to this challenge, please stop by on 
January 14th to see if you won.
We love to award prizes!

Our top entries were:
# 6, Jan R! *
# 10, Maryann Scrapbooking! *
# 12, Leslie T! *

Ladies, your creations were fabulous!   Grab the button below and proudly display it on your blogs!
* Please also contact Evelyn if you'd like to be a guest designer for a future challenge!  😊

Now, on to challenge #242, chosen by Evelyn, 
Birthday!  - Get a start on next year’s stash!
Create a Birthday card that includes a die cut.

This challenge runs from December 31, 2021 
until January 12, 2022, (noon, EST)
Our sponsor for this challenge is
us!  Cut it Up!

Prize: Pink and Main Shellabrate Stamp and Die set


Here is some design team inspiration for you.  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!






 will choose the 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 blogs. 

Some friendly reminders about our challenges:
Projects must follow the theme of the challenge.
 Must include a die cut. 
Only one entry per person. 
Projects that do not follow the theme and/or the rules are not eligible for the top three or for the prize. You can read more about our rules on this post

 Thanks for stopping by!  We look forward to seeing what you create!

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter


  1. What an honor to see my Christmas Wallet among your top picks! Thank you so much! Congrats to all the other winners and thanks for a fun challenge! Happy New Year to you all! :)
    Love To Scrap 2

  2. Un immense merci pour le choix de ma carte dans le Top 3.
    Félicitations aux autres gagnantes.
    Bonne Année 2022 à tout le monde et continuez de prendre soin de Vous.

    A huge thank you for choosing my card in the Top 3.
    Congratulations to the other winners.
    Happy New Year 2022 to everyone and keep taking care of You.

  3. Congrats to the winners!
    have a great day!

  4. Happy Dance to winner and top picks - Happy New Year 2022! Thank you for continuing the challenge - lovely work by Design Team - I thought outside the box for my Birthday project - if not acceptable - I am always good with the DT decision - have a fabulous year!

  5. Lovely inspiration from the design team. Thanks x

  6. I'm thrilled that my make was chosen as one of the Top Picks! Thanks you so much! Great DT projects for the next challenge.