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Monday, August 13, 2012

Week #127 - 'For the Love of Books'

Hello shabby friends and welcome to another fun week of inspiration and creativity here in the Tea Room!  This week Rebekah is our creative host and she has chosen the theme of 'For The Love of Books' along with this beautiful photo for inspiration and Rebekah asks that you create a card or project inspired by the photo USING CREAM, AQUA, PINK and NEWSPRINT!

FOR YOUR SUBMISSION TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE WEEKLY PRIZE AND HONORS: 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 and top honors. Thanks for your understanding and participation!

I am pleased to introduce you all to this week's Guest Designer, Danielle Arnheiter - Sage's Rose Garden!  Danielle earned this Guest Designer spot for her win in the Tea Room during the Week #115 challenge - 'Garden Party'.

And some more beautiful inspiration from our August Special MONTH-LONG Guest Designer ...    

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
Trendy Tool Tote, Fresh Cut Expressions Collection 1

Fran Westmoreland - Purple Peanut's Crafty Blog
Trendy Tool Tote

Lenet Mos - To Scrap or Not to Scrap, That's the Question
Trendy Tool Tote

Rebekah Faries - Midnite Lullabies Studio
Trendy Tool Tote

Starr Timmons - The Paper Chase
Trendy Tool Tote

Tammy Roberts - Paperie Sweetness
Trendy Tool Tote

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 - My Time Made Easy!

My Time Made Easy™ LLC

My Time Made Easy provides you with the basics for creating your own coordinating handmade cards, tags, and gift packaging in no time. It is fun, affordable, and we made it easier than ever! I have always said that it really is all about the TOTAL package. Now you can afford to create and dress up the simplest of gifts on your own, and make them appear to be that much more special. Nothing says love like something handmade!

Lauren, owner of My Time Made Easy, has graciously donated this prize package for our lucky winner this week:

Trendy Tool Tote template
Tending The Garden digital stamp set
Vintage Flourishes - Bright digital paper collection

Please link your creations below by Sunday, August 19th to play along. Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, August 20th. We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 20th as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


Plastic cards said...

Glamorized and delicate Cards! I really appreciate your work! keep it up.

Julia S-W said...

Beautiful DT projects - so inspiring.

CraftyGirl said...

Lovely challenge and even lovelier DT projects. Thank you so very much for letting me join the fun on your blog. See you next time…


Anonymous said...

Wonderful projects !! The DT did an awesome job ! :-)

Silke Ledlow said...

Fabulous samples ladies! Thank you for inspiring me to play along...I had so much fun! Hugs ~S~

lauren bergold said...

thank you for the FABULOUS challenge and truly jaw-dropping inspiration from the DT! ♥

Heidi said...

Beautiful DT work!
Hugs, Heidi:)