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Monday, August 1, 2011

Week #72 - 'Relax and Enjoy' WINNERS!

A BIG shabby thank you to everyone for being so supportive of this wonderful, fun, shabby little challenge blog!!! Such an inspiring week here in the Tea Room for our 'Relax and Enjoy' challenge --  82 WONDERFUL cards and projects this week - and the Shabby Girls enjoyed peeking at each and every single one of them!! We also would like to recognize and thank our 1,487 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 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!

NEW FEATURE ... Top 10 Members {on our sidebar}!  Click to sign in and have each of your visits to the Tea Room registered ... you just may find yourself spotlighted as one of the Top 10 Featured Favorites in the Tea Room :)  It's so fun to see visiting numbers rising!

Please join me in thanking Kylie Kueter for joining us in the Tea Room last week as our Guest Designer and thank you also to Tammy Roberts for joining us as our July Month-Long Special Guest Designer!

A very special thank you to our sponsor last week, Stitchy Bear Stamps, for sponsoring the Tea Room challenge by providing a gift certificate for our lucky winner!

A QUICK REMINDER ... the Shabby Girls {heart} visiting your wonderful blogs filled with such inspiration, but with the increasing popularity of the Tea Room challenges, it is becoming more time consuming to get around to each and every applicant's submission in order to leave comments. Please consider turning WORD VERIFICATION OFF and leaving COMMENT MODERATION ON. Word Verification will NOT protect you from spam comments, and if you have Word Verification turned on, we may not be able to leave a comment on your blog. Thank you for your cooperation!

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 us all!!!  And now, without further ado, here are the creations that caught my eye this week for capturing the essence of the 'Relax & Enjoy' challenge:


1.  Andrea Ewen #3

2.  Sherry Wright #5

3.  Scrap It Girl #7

4.  Tamara M. #10

5.   Brises #21

7.   Paul B. #39

8.  Hilda #58

9.  Chupa #66

10.   Charis #67

1.  Magda Matraszek #63

2.  Fran #71

3.  Magda Lena #72


Wanda G. #30!   Oh my shabby goodness ... I am smitten with Wanda's card this week!  What beautiful floral papers, whimsical gingham papers, lovely criss cross card design and adorable embellishments - love that pretty paper doilie and pink bloom!!!  This card captured my {heart} the minute I laid eyes on it!  Just perfect for the Tea Room's Relax & Enjoy color inspiration challenge!  Thank you, Wanda, for sharing your talents with us all 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!

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Anonymous said...

Congrats Wanda!!! Your card is done in my fav papers and it's lovely!!! To the top three and honorable mentions Congrats too!! Your cards are awesome!!!

ArtMagda said...

congrats for a winner :)

Magda(i)Lena said...

Thank you!!! Thank you very much for choosing me as one of the terrific top 3! Congrats Wanda G. and other Top 3 and Top 10! Beautiful Cards!

Lin said...

YIPPEE for Wanda! So pleased to see her card as a winner! And congrats to all of the others.

Wanda G (stampcat) said...

Hi Debbie! OMG! I'm so honored to be a winner on your wonderful blog. So many great entries! Thank you so much!