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Monday, May 24, 2010

Week #11 - 'Polka Dot Tea Party'

Using this adorable photo for inspiration, create a card or project using either a tea or tea party theme or polka dots ... or BOTH!!

We're excited to see what you create for the Tea Room challenge this week!!!

Note:  You must use the Week #11 challenge requirements and DIRECT LINK your project back to The Shabby Tea Room in order to be considered for the weekly prizes.  Please only link your card or project POST and not your entire blog or multiple project submissions.  Questions?  Contact me!

I am very pleased to introduce our Guest Designer for this week's challenge ... MADDY HILL!  I simply fell in {love} with Maddy's lovely creations, both the paper ones and the fimo clay ones, since she first made an appearance in the Tea Room during our inaugural Week #1 challenge!!  Maddy's beautiful creations for the Week #1 challenge won her first place and this Guest Spot here in the Tea Room!  Please take a minute and hop on over to Maddy's blog to view her gorgeous inspiration and take a peek here at what Maddy created especially for us here in the Tea Room this week: 

Maddy Hill - Madimaginations

And now for some more inspiration from our Design Team Members ...

Debbie Marcinkiewicz - Simple Treasures - Week #11 host

Audrey Pettit - Audrey Pettit's Weblog

Jill Hilliard - Jill's Card Creations

Melissa Hubert - My Paper Obsession

Nicole Segnere - My Craft Room Creations

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

We will award a "The Shabby Tea Room Tea Time Terrific Top Three" badge to the three most creative projects!!!  One lucky participant will earn "The Shabby Tea Room Winner" badge and this prize package donated this week by our sponsor - Sharon Johnson from the Stamp Simply Store:

Look at all that scrumptious ribbon and those gorgeous designer papers from October Afternoon's Thrift Shop Series - YUM!  Thanks so much to Sharon for sponsoring Week #11 in the Tea Room.  I {heart} all the lovely products that Sharon carries in her shop and am a frequent shopper of her store!!  Please visit Sharon's blog this week and leave her a sweet comment letting her know you're visiting from the Tea Room blog - she'd love to hear from you!  Sharon and her talented Design Team will be playing along with the Tea Room challenge this week and are doing a blog hop ... more inspiration ... check it out!!

Link your creations below by Sunday, May 30th to play along.  Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, May 31st.  We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 31st as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


Melissa said...

These are great! Thanks!

Justine said...

I love this photo!!!

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous Inspo Maddies creations TFS:)x

Kristin said...

You're right! SHaron and her shop are amazing! I love her ribbons and paper!

Melissa Bove said...

Another Awesome challenge!! Love all the great inspiration!!

Nerina said...

Thank you for a really inspiring challenge! So much fun to be playing along!

Kelly Massman said...

What a great challenge! The inspiration pieces are great! Thanks! I linked up!

Maria Ashmarina said...

Such a lovely picture!!Thanks for inspiration!

Vanessa said...

Thanks for this wonderful challenge! I love tea AND polka dots!

Lin said...

What a great challenge, and I had just the digi for it, lucky me!

The cards are great, thanks for the inspiration.


Jans said...

WOW! So glad to discover your site:) got it from PIO.. just submitted my 1st entry!:) hope to play in more challenges from The Shabby Tea Room!:)

Julie said...

I so love pink and spotty,matches my blog! Thanks for the challenge.x

TinaB said...

Great challenge xx

crafty-stamper said...

Great challenge and only just recently found your challenge blog pretty new to this so hope my link works
carol x

Shawna said...

Just discovering the tea room. Lots of fabulous inspiration going on here ladies!!!

Chris said...

Loving the creations from Maddy and the team...beautiful.
This is the first time I've joined in but in the words of Arnie..."I'll be back" lol

Thanks for the challenge

Chris xx