Only our name is shabby ... your project need not be!

Monday, August 22, 2011

Week #75 - 'Polka Dots' WINNERS!

A BIG shabby thank you to everyone for being so supportive of this wonderful, fun, shabby little challenge blog!!! Such an fun week here in the Tea Room for our 'Polka Dots' challenge --  162 LOVELY 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 1,534 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 Julie Malcolm for joining us in the Tea Room last week as our Guest Designer and thank you also to Andrea Ewen for joining us as our August Month-Long Special Guest Designer!

A very special thank you to our sponsor last week, Creations by AR, for sponsoring the Tea Room challenge by providing a template package 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 'Polka Dots' challenge:


1.  Joanna M. #15 

2.  Teresa Kline #51

3.  Lea L. #62 
     Lea L. #89

4.  Wanda G. (stampcat) #65

5.  Denise January #93

1.   Colleen Dietrich #37

2.  Monia #45

3.  Lizzi #54


Magda(i)Lena #90!  WOW ... what a shabby and vintage stunner!  So many beautiful elements added to this amazing design ... I adore the felt wings, sweet sheet music paper and stitching, adorable blossoms, seam binding bow, punched border, notebook paper and postal elements!!  Thanks for sharing your amazing talents with us all in the Tea Room, Magda(i)Lena!

 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! 


ArtMagda said...

wow,MAdziu!!!! serdecznie gratuluję, wspaniałe wyróżnienie!!!

Magda(i)Lena said...

Thank you!!! I still can't believe it ;-) Thank you so much for picking me as a winner week #75. I really feel so honored. There were so many awesome projects in this challenge! I love playing with The Shabby Tea Room so it is an honor to be chosen. I love your challenges - they are so inspiring Thanks again!

Congrats to ALL the winners and Honorable Mentions!

Hugs from Poland!

Denise said...

Thanks so much for the honorable mention! I always look forward to the inspiration I find in the Tea Room and have fun playing along. HUGS.

Crystal said...

wow! i am so tickled to be among so many talented entries! so happy to be in your honorable mention cups of tea...thanks so very much! and a big congrats to the winner for that stunning card! hugs!

Evgenia Levitskaya said...

congrats to all girls

Colleen Dietrich said...

Thank you SO much for choosing my card in your Top 3 this week! I am tickled polka dots. :)

Anonymous said...

Congrats Magda!! Your card is stunning! And congrats to the Top 3 and Honorable mentions!

Teresa Kline said...

wow, thanks so much for adding me to honorable to the the other gals....such gorgeous creations!

enjoy *~*

Wanda G (stampcat) said...

Hi Debbie! Thanks for the shout out for the polka dot challenge! So many pretty entries...I'm honored. Have a wonderful day!