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Monday, October 17, 2011

Week #84 - ' Pumpkin Garden'

Hello shabby friends and welcome to another fun week of inspiration and creativity here in the Tea Room!  This week Cindy is our fabby shabby host and she has chosen the theme of 'Pumpkin Garden' along with this beautiful photo for inspiration ...

... and Cindy asks that you create a card or project inspired by the COLORS from the photo and INCORPORATE AT LEAST ONE DRY EMBOSSED ELEMENT!  

Note: Because we are sponsored weekly by wonderful businesses who have graciously donated products and in the interest of fairness to all participants, any entries that do not follow our simple challenge rules will remain in the gallery but will not be eligible for the weekly prizes. Thanks for your understanding and participation!

I am pleased to introduce you all to this week's Guest Designer, Magda Klementowicz!  Magda earned this Guest Designer spot for her win in the Tea Room during the Week #75 challenge - 'Polka Dots'.

And some more beautiful inspiration from our October Special MONTH-LONG Guest Designer ...    
Melissa Phillips, Lily Bean's PaperieIt's always such a treat when Melissa stops by for a sweet visit ... her shabby creations are mini masterpieces created with handmade tending loving care!!!

Do you want to be the next Month-Long Guest Designer with the Shabby Girls?  It's as simple as participating in our weekly challenges and WOW-ing us with your projects!  The Shabby Girls might be calling on YOU to be the next Month-Long Guest Designer!!!

And now for some more GOR-JUS inspiration from the Shabby Girls ...

Debbie Marcinkiewicz -  Simple Treasures
Spellbinders Fancy Tags #3 Dies

Charlene Cundy - Expresstions of Me!
Leaves Embossing Folder

Cindy Holshouser - Sweet P Paperie
Prima Gillian Cider Flowers

Fran Westmoreland - Purple Peanut's Crafty Blog
Coral Pearls, Finesse Swirls, Prima Ceylon Attic Flowers

Melissa Bove - Creating From the Heart
Daisy, Swirl & Dots Embossing Folders, Prima Gillian Cider Flowers

Sheri Holt - My Sheri Cards
Fanciful Flourish Die, Bow Easy Tool

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

 The Shabby Girls are pleased to welcome our sponsor - Classy Cards 'n Such!

Classy Cards 'n Such sells a variety of quality cardmaking supplies to meet the needs of every level of cardmaking and scrapbooking expertise.  From stamps to bling, to Cheery Lynn Designs, Spellbinders, embossing folders, paper, tools and much more, you are sure to find products to enhance your projects!  Check out the blog for inspiration in using our products.  Classy Cards offers discounts on different products each month and the Classy Cards 'n Such Yahoo group gets exclusive weekly discounts!  Please join us!

Please link your creations below by Sunday, October 23rd to play along. Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, October 24th. We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 24th as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


Magda(i)Lena said...

Thank you so much for the opportunity to be guest designer!!! I am happy and honured.

Thank you!

Dara Lynn said...

Magical cards!!!!! Absolutely gorgeous!!!!!! Magda did a fabulous GT posting!