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Monday, September 3, 2012

Week #129 - 'Summer Cottage' WINNERS!

A big, shabby THANK YOU to all of our friends for being so supportive of this wonderful, fun, shabby little challenge blog!!! Such an fun week here in the Tea Room for our 'Summer Cottage' challenge -- we received 60 STUNNING cards and projects this week WOW - and the Shabby Girls enjoyed peeking at each and every single one of them!!  We also would like to recognize and thank our 2,240 FABULOUS FOLLOWERS for peeking and joining in on the weekly challenges! We {heart} you all in the Tea Room so very much!!!

Don't forget ... if you're sporting either a Shabby Tea Room pink tea pot blinkie, Tea Time Terrific Top Three badge, Winner badge or Guest Designer badge, contact me via e-mail to be added to the Shabby Girlfriends Page!

Please join me in thanking Rebecca Deeprose for joining us in the Tea Room last week as our Guest Designer and thank you also to Jean Martin for joining us as our August Month-Long Special Guest Designer!

A very special thank you to our sponsors last week, My Artistic Adventures Etsy and Digital Papers by Janet Etsy, for sponsoring the Tea Room challenge!

The Shabby Girls thank you ALL for sharing your special paper crafting talents with us here in the Tea Room! The talent and inspiration continuously amazes and inspires us all!!!  Your wonderful designs and creativity make it nearly impossible to pick winners each week!   And now, without further ado, here are the creations that caught my eye this week for capturing the essence of the 'Summer Cottage' challenge by using the colors from the inspiration photo plus distressing/shabby elements and a title/sentiment:


1. Anita #1

2. Tammy #2

3. Pastila #8

4. Anni/Handgathered #20 and #50

5. Loriete #22

6. Leanne Whitby #26

7.  Keilly #36

10.  Valou #57

1.  Kathy M. #27 - $10 gift certificate winner/My Artistic Adventures Etsy & 3 collage sheets winner/Digital Papers by Janet Etsy

2.  Magda(i)lena #33 - $10 gift certificate winner/My Artistic Adventures Etsy & 2 collage sheets winner/Digital Papers by Janet Etsy

3.  Maria P. #49 - $10 gift certificate winner/My Artistic Adventures Etsy & 1 collage sheet winner/Digital Papers by Janet Etsy


Minna #38 - $15 gift certificate winner/My Artistic Adventures Etsy!  Wow ... Minna's card this week is simply breathtaking ... filled with the challenges colors plus loads of distressed shabby charm!  The sentiment Minna chose to add to her card is beautiful as well.  Thank you, Minna, for sharing your talents with us all in the Tea Room this week!

Congratulations to ALL! Tea Time Terrific Top Three and Winner, please grab your badges from our sidebar that you can proudly display on your blogs! Winner, please contact me via e-mail to claim your prize!

Please be sure to review the rules on our sidebar in order to be considered for the weekly top honors and prizes!


Leanne Whitby said...

Thank you for the honorable mention! I just love playing along with your challenges,

Minna said...

Thank you sooo much:) You make my day:)
Regards fromFinland,Minna

Maria said...

Thanks so much for choosing my card as one of the Top 3! There were so many gorgeous cards this past week for the challenge! A big thank you to the design team for awesome inspiration! Also, congrats to all of the winners...great job!

Handgathered said...

Thanks for placing both my cards for Honorable Mention. Twas fun!