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Monday, July 19, 2010

Week #19 - 'From the Garden'

Using this photo for color inspiration, create a card or project with a garden theme and/or using lovely greens, creams, yellows, reds and whites ... OR BOTH!

Note:  You must use the Week #19 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 submission for THIS challenge and not your entire blog or multiple challenge submissions.  Projects not properly linked will not be considered for the weekly prize.

I am happy to welcome back LIZZI DROEGE as our talented Guest Designer this week!  Lizzi has been a 'regular' in the Tea Room since the very beginning!  Her scrumptious creations as always filled with lots of vintage and shabby charm ... buttons, embellies, glitter and love!  Please visit Lizzi's blog when you have a moment this week and leave her a little love!

Lizzi Droege - Buttercreme and Roses

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

Debbie Marcinkiewicz - Simple Treasures
'Welcome Precious Baby'

Audrey Pettit - Audrey Pettit's Weblog
'Cherry Blossom'


Cathy Clark-Santie - Papier Girl
'Home Sweet Home'


Lisa Golzbein - Oh So Cute By Lisa
'Baby Buggy'


Melissa Hubert - My Paper Obsession - Week #19 Host
'Welcome Precious Baby'

Nicole Segnere - My Craft Room Creations
'Watermelon Cocoa'

Hop on over to our Shabby Girl Design Team individual blogs to see lots more creative and beautiful inspiration!

I am pleased to welcome our very first digi sponsor here in the Tea Room ...

Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps is a Christian digi stamp company offering a wide variety of hand drawn digital stamp designs and sentiments for the digital stamper or scrapbooker. We started out as a clear stamp company back in November 2007 and made the change over to all digital in February 2010. We have hundreds of fabulous digis to choose from starting at just $.99. Check us out at

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 Leah, owner of Sweet n' Sassy Stamps, will be providing a digi image package for this week's winner as well!

Please link your creations below by Sunday, July 25th to play along.  Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, July 26th.  We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 26th as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


crafty-stamper said...

great DT inspiration
carol x

Unknown said...

What gorgeous DT cards!! Thanx for the inspiration & fun challenge! =)

Scrappy Mel said...

Lovely DT cards!
I don't have any flowers/ garden items on mine, so I hope my colours with be OK.

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Congratulations to all the winners, what a fun challenge!

Lynne said...

My first time with your challenge. Gorgeous inspiration and DT cards.
Lynne xxx

~* steph :) *~ said...

fun challenge and great DT cards. have a great day! *hugs* steph :)

Lin said...

I want to thank you for this color combination - it is not one I would have tired on my own, but I am loving it!!

Zulma said...

Congrat to the winners, beautiful card a lot of inpiration. Hugs, Zulma.

Maria said...

I love all of the inspiration! Thanks for the great contest. :)

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

So happy I had a chance to play with you this week. Wonderful samples from the DT and some great eye candy from the participants too! Always love your challenges!

Beverley said...

This was a fantastic challenge...great work from the DT also.

stampin' hugz