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Monday, August 29, 2011

Week #76 - 'The Sweet Days of Summer' 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 'Sweet Days of Summer' challenge --   54 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 1,549 FABULOUS FOLLOWERS for peeking and joining in on the weekly challenges! We {heart} you all in the Tea Room so very much!!!

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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 Amelia Breytenbach 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, Paper Pretties, for sponsoring the Tea Room challenge by providing a stamp set 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 'The Sweet Days of Summer' challenge:


1. Sherry Wright #4

2. Chupa #12

3. Paul B. #14
4. Magda(i)Lena #16

5. Brises #22

1.  Michelle Bala #28

2. Fran #37

3. Jo #54


Joanna M. #5!  Wow ... would you look at that gorgeous handmade rolled pink satin blossom!!  Simply stunning!  And the soft and pretty patterned papers along with the little pops of pearl bling just make this card a beauty to behold!  Thanks, Joanna, for sharing your talents with us all in the Tea Room this week!

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Anonymous said...

Congrats Joanna!!! beautiful card and to all the other Top 3 and Honorable mentions!! Great cards girls!! :-)

Anonymous said...

Thank You so much for choosing my card! What an honor! Hugs, Joanna

Maria said...

Thanks so much design team for choosing my card! It brings a big smile to my face, and I'm so honored! Congrats to all the winners...great job!:-))