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Monday, July 9, 2012

Week #122 - 'Elegance & Lace'

Hello shabby friends and welcome to another fun week of inspiration and creativity here in the Tea Room!  This week Tammy is our wonderful host and she has chosen the theme of 'Elegance & Lace' along with this beautiful photo for inspiration and Tammy asks that you create a card or project inspired by the photo USING WHITE/CREAM, KRAFT, PINK and LACE!

FOR YOUR SUBMISSION TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE WEEKLY PRIZE AND HONORS: Because we are sponsored weekly by wonderful businesses who have graciously donated products and in the interest of fairness to all participants, any entries that do not follow our simple challenge rules will remain in the gallery but will not be eligible for the weekly prizes and top honors. Thanks for your understanding and participation!

I am pleased to introduce you all to this week's Guest Designer, Michelle Bala - My Passion For Crafting!  Michelle earned this Guest Designer spot for her win in the Tea Room during the Week #110 challenge - 'Beautiful Roses'. 

And some more beautiful inspiration from our July Special MONTH-LONG Guest Designer ...    

Do you want to be the next Month-Long Guest Designer with the Shabby Girls?  It's as simple as participating in our weekly challenges and WOW-ing us with your projects!  The Shabby Girls might be calling on YOU to be the next Month-Long Guest Designer!!!

And now for some more GOR-JUS inspiration from the Shabby Girls ...

Debbie Marcinkiewicz -  Simple Treasures
Creating With Vintage Typography CD #3 and Sweet Kids stamp set

Fran Westmoreland - Purple Peanut's Crafty Blog
 Creating with Vintage Typography CD #3,Metal Bottle Caps,Alpha Button stickers,Sweet chips Rectangle Album, Love Mail Creative Scraps, Mini Vintage Creative Scraps

Lenet Mos - To Scrap or Not to Scrap, That's the Question
 Heartwarming vintage cuts : love and romance, Classic paper designs, Pastel paper designs

Rebekah Faries - Midnite Lullabies Studio
 CD #2-Creating with Vintage Illustrations, "Material Girl" stamp set

Starr Timmons - The Paper Chase
 CD1 Creating With Vintage Patterns, Card Sentiments Large

Tammy Roberts - Paperie Sweetness
 Pixie Dust Clear Art Stamps, Mini Vintage Creative Scraps

Now, hop on over to our Shabby Girl individual blogs to see lots more creative and beautiful inspiration!

 The Shabby Girls are pleased to welcome our sponsor - Crafty Secrets!

 We retail and wholesale our vintage and retro inspired images paired with both meaningful or fun words and sentiments in our Heartwarming Vintage Collection of paper craft products and Clear Art Stamps. We ship orders from our USA warehouse in Blaine, WA or our head office in Surrey, BC.

Visit our BLOG to get our latest news and see artistic and inspiring samples from our Design Team.  Don't forget to sign up to get notified on new blog posts.

We are committed to high quality, great service and sharing inspiring ideas! Check out our large variety of themes from Babies, Birds, Cooking, Family, Fairies, Garden, Girlfriends to Holiday and Seasonal designs for card making, paper arts, scrap booking and keepsakes.

Crafty Secrets has generously donated a $50 gift certificate for this week's lucky winner!

Please link your creations below by Sunday, July 15th to play along. Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, July 16th. We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 16th as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


DeAdesign said...

can I take part with this work?

Unknown said...

Another wonderful challenge! Totaly amazing DT creations once again!

Gisèle said...

What a gorgeous photo; I had to play. thank you ladies for all the wonderful inspiration....xoxoox G.

Words and Pictures said...

What a gorgeous challenge, and what brilliant work it's delivered from the DT. I found you via Paperie Sweetness, and I'm off to drool over all the others now too! Thank you for the inspiration.
Alison x

Karen Letchworth said...

I am a HUGE fan of Crafty Secrets, which you will see when you read my blog post. Thanks for this inspiration. It was just what I needed to get me to create some SHABBY, vintage, cuteness.
Karen Letchworth

Handgathered said...

What a great inspiration picture. I wanna linger in that room all day! Love it.

Words and Pictures said...

LOVED this challenge... Amazing photo prompt, and gorgeous requirements. Had a great time visiting all the DT projects - I'm so happy to have found The Shabby Tea Room!
Alison x