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Monday, January 6, 2014

Week #200 - 'So Romantic'

Hello shabby friends and welcome to another fun week of inspiration and creativity here in the Tea Room!  This week Linda is our creative host and she has chosen the theme of 'So Romantic' along with this beautiful photo for inspiration!   Linda asks that you create a card or project inspired by the photo and INCLUDE ROSES!

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, Nancy GuseNancy earned this Guest Designer spot for her win in the Tea Room during the Week #194 challenge - 'Christmas is Coming'.

And some more beautiful inspiration from our January Special MONTH-LONG Guest Designer - please help me extend a warm welcome to Jill Norwood!  

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
Paper Sweeties - So Sweet of You

Aneta Matuszewska - Artisant
Paper Sweeties - Fancy Monograms

Heidi Gonzales - My Lil' Scrap Corner
Paper Sweeties - Abigail, It's Tea Time, Pennant Party

Lesley Croghan - Always Playing With Paper
Paper Sweeties - Beautiful

Linda Dudziak - Made by Groszek
Paper Sweeties -  Beautiful 

Tina Milbourn - Confessions of a DeNami Addict
Paper Sweeties - So Sweet of You, Happy Summer

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 - Paper Sweeties!

Paper Sweeties is owned and illustrated by Debbie Marcinkiewicz, and offers  high quality, on trend acrylic stamps, metal dies and embellishments.  Our heartwarming images allow paper crafters to create adorable dolls with interchangeable outfits and accessories! We also have a wide variety of wonderful all-occasion sentiments, labels, frames and accessory sets - perfect for every paper crafted project!  The Paper Sweeties boutique carries tea-stained seam binding too!  The Sweeties dolls, accessories and sentiments are so much fun to play with and are sure to bring back fond childhood memories!  You'll enjoy using the Sweeties stamps and dies to create projects for card making, scrap booking, party invitations and favors, home decor, gifts and so much more!

Winner will receive a $20 gift certificate from the Paper Sweeties boutique!

And for another chance to win some goodness along with a Guest Designer spot for the next challenge, play along with the January Paper Sweeties Inspiration Challenge!!

Please link your creations below by Sunday, January 12th to play along. Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, January 13th. We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 13th as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


Erum Tasneem said...

beautiful projects ladies!!!

Sasha said...

Beautiful DT inspiration - Thank you for the opportunity to enter your challenge.

Sharon Wheet said...

what a gorgeous inspiration photo! just beautiful!
hope i get time to play along.

Unknown said...

Wow! They are all so lovely and such wonderful talent. :)

Sandi McLean said...

What lovely projects from the design team!!

Sharon said...

Every DT card is amazing. Such a talented team you have!

Carole Wright said...

Hi I have just found your site, everything is soooo pretty! I love it and will def give some of your challenges a go. Fabulous team and talent.x

Diane said...

I am really sorry my blog link is broke to my entry, I tried to put it in again and I don't think that one is correct either...I have been trying ALL afternoon to get my blog working..what a mess! Thanks for understanding.