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Monday, July 1, 2013

Week #173 - 'Glorious Flowers'

Hello shabby friends and welcome to another fun week of inspiration and creativity here in the Tea Room!  This week Rebecca is our creative host and she has chosen the theme of 'Glorious Flowers' along with this beautiful photo for inspiration and Rebecca asks that you create a card or project inspired by the COLORS FROM THE PHOTO AND INCLUDE FLOWERS, RIBBON AND NEWSPRINT!

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, Tammy Hobbs!  Tammy earned this Guest Designer spot for her win in the Tea Room during the Week #168 challenge - 'Shabby Sunshine'.   Tammy used the So Sweet of You stamp set from Paper Sweeties on her card today!

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 -  Paper Sweeties
Paper Sweeties - Little Wishes stamp set
Lilac Lace & Primrose Cookie Dough seam binding

Lenet Mos - To Scrap or Not to Scrap, That's the Question
Paper Sweeties - Little Wishes

Rebecca Deeprose - Paper Primrose
Paper Sweeties - Best Wishes

Rebekah Faries - Midnite Lullabies Studio
Paper Sweeties - You Are Simply The Best

Starr Timmons - The Paper Chase
Paper Sweeties - Make Today Beautiful, Rainbows & Roses

Tracey Kelly - Trace Elementz
Paper Sweeties - Live Laugh Love

Now, hop on over to our Shabby Girl individual blogs to see lots more creative and beautiful inspiration, additional pictures and instructions for these projects !

 The Shabby Girls are pleased to welcome our sponsor - Paper Sweeties!

 Paper Sweeties™ LLC is owned and illustrated by Debbie Marcinkiewicz, and offers high quality, on-trend, photopolymer acrylic stamps.  Our heartwarming images allow paper crafters to create adorable dolls with interchangeable outfits and accessories! We also have a wide variety of wonderful all-occasion sentiments, labels, frames and accessory sets - perfect for every paper crafted project!  The Paper Sweeties shop carries hand tea-stained seam binding too!  The Sweeties dolls, accessories and sentiments are so much fun to play with and are sure to bring back fond childhood memories!  You’ll enjoy using the Sweeties to create projects for card making, scrap booking, party invitations and favors, home decor, gifts and so much more!

This week's winner will receive a $20 shopping spree in the Paper Sweeties shop!

Please link your creations below by Sunday, July 7th to play along. Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, July 8th. We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 8th as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


~Tammy~ said...

Stunning work ladies!

A Country Twinkle said...

Beautiful cards!

Teresa Zuehls said...

What a beautiful inspirational photo! I just had to play along and have just linked up my card. This is my first time playing. Thanks for the inspiration even though I am pretty much a CAS cardmaker I so enjoy seeing other creations with all of their glorious layers.