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Monday, December 16, 2013

Week #197 - 'Sweet Christmas'

Hello shabby friends and welcome to another fun week of inspiration and creativity here in the Tea Room!  This week Aneta is our creative host and she has chosen the theme of 'Sweet Christmas' along with this beautiful photo for inspiration!   Aneta asks that you create a card or project inspired by the photo USING RED, WHITE with GINGHAM and/or GINGERBREAD!

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, LeeAnn BarrettLeeAnn earned this Guest Designer spot for her win in the Tea Room during the Week #193 challenge - 'Gingham Country Christmas'.

And some more beautiful inspiration from our December 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 (please click on each designer's blog link to view additional photos of their projects) ...

Aneta Matuszewska - Artisant
Creations by AR - House Box Ornament

Heidi Gonzales - My Lil' Scrap Corner
 Creations by AR - House Box Ornament

Lesley Croghan - Always Playing With Paper
Paper Sweeties - Ho Ho Ho, Make the Season Bright

Linda Dudziak - Made by Groszek
Creations by AR - House Box Ornament

Tina Milbourn - Confessions of a DeNami Addict
Creations by AR- Stuffed Stocking
Paper Sweeties - Ho Ho Ho, Ho Ho Ho Sweet Cuts

Now, hop on over to our Shabby Girl individual blogs to see lots more creative and beautiful inspiration, additional pictures and instructions for these projects !

 The Shabby Girls are pleased to welcome our sponsor - Creations by AR!

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Creations by AR is all about paper crafting specializing in 3D templates, cutting files and digital images. Visit for inspiration!

I am pleased to offer The Shabby Tea Room participants a challenge discount of 10% off entire purchase during the week of my sponsorship.  The discount code is challenge10.

Please link your creations below by Sunday, December 22nd to play along. Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, December 23rd. We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 23rd as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


Anonymous said...

Merry Christmas a week early to all of the Dt and ladies that do this challenge I love everyone special entry and I love all the wonderful comments that I get and love to leave on others blogs as well. Another great Challenge.
God Bless

SandyQueue said...

Perfectly lovely! Merry Christmas, and thank you for sharing!!