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Monday, December 23, 2013

Week #198 - 'A Few of My Favorite Winter Things'

Hello shabby friends and welcome to another fun week of inspiration and creativity here in the Tea Room!  This week Heidi is our creative host and she has chosen the theme of 'A Few of My Favorite Winter Things' along with this beautiful photo for inspiration!   Heidi asks that you create a card or project inspired by the photo and INCLUDE BUTTONS/BELLS, SNOWFLAKES, SILVER & WHITE!

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, Beth JohnsonBeth earned this Guest Designer spot for her win in the Tea Room during the Week #192 challenge - 'Holiday Baking'.

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) ...

Debbie MarcinkiewiczPaper Sweeties
The Ribbon Reel - Natural Button Twine, Crochet Lace Trim, Snowflake Trim, Pink Fabric Flower, Pink & White Polka Dot Grosgrain Ribbon, White Polka Dot Bitty Bag, Silver Jingle Bells, White Leaf Pin
Paper Sweeties - Ho Ho Ho, Cake Crumbs seam binding, Vintage Winter White seam binding

Aneta Matuszewska - Artisant

Heidi Gonzales - My Lil' Scrap Corner

Linda Dudziak - Made by Groszek


Tina Milbourn - Confessions of a DeNami Addict

Lesley Croghan - Always Playing With Paper
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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 - The Ribbon Reel!

The Ribbon Reel is based in the UK and owned by Keilly Mulvihill.   The Ribbon Reel on-line boutique is your one-stop source for all things ribbon, lace, trims, seam binding, velvets, baker's twine, buttons, personalized ribbon and more!

The Ribbon Reel Challenge Blog

The week's lucky winner will receive a $10 gift certificate to The Ribbon Reel Shop!

Please link your creations below by Sunday, December 29th to play along. Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, December 30th. We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 30th as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


Lynn said...

Thank you so much for posting so many wonderful creations. I have been inspired by many of them. I enjoy visiting your site because of the level of crafted work you show. Merry Christmas!

BethieJ said...

THANK YOU Debbie and DT for letting me join you again this week!! WHAT BEAUTIFUL projects, and a FUN challenge!!! I wish you ALL a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY NEW YEAR!!