Sunday, 10 May 2009

Stamp With Us Theme Challenge

Well what a treat! This week is our first week with our new design team, the cards and projects are STUNNING and we hope that they help to inspire you for this weeks challenge.

Thank you all so for joining in this week and here are our fave five!

Congratulations and please feel free to grab the new "I made Stamp With Us Fave Five" blinkie to go on your blog (it's on the side bar) if you wish.

Now onto this weeks challenge, it is a theme challenge and the theme is:


Please join in this week, here are the cards that our design team have come up with to get your creative juices flowing.



level 3 happiness always stamp set,
wonderful words stamp set, brocade blue card stock ,
ink and grosgrain ribbon,linen thread, scallop edge punch



Window Dressing and Oval All stamps sets
Real Red, Bashful Blue & Whisper White Card
Real Red and Basic Black Ink
Oval plain and Scallop punches
Summer Picnic Papers
Pumpkin Pie Ribbon
Watercolour Wonder Crayons



Basic Black and Pink Passion Cardstock
Basic Black and Pink Passion inkpads
Basic Black and Pink Passion Marker Pens (to colour the ribbon)
White Grosgrain ribbon
Frames with a Flourish Stamp Set
Greetings Eight Stamp Set
Two brads (coloured black with marker pen!)


Card: Pretty in Pink, Chocolate Chip, Whisper White
Ink: Chocolate Chip
DSP: Sweet Always
Ribbon: Chocolate Chip Taffeta, Silver Elastic
Stamps: Live Your Dreams and Thank You Kindly
Beads/Pearls from the Pretties Kit
Butterfly Nestabilities

Stamps - Close as a Memory/En Francias backgrounder/Sincere Salutations
Ink - Close to Cocoa and Sage Shadow markers/Antique Linen Distress Ink
Card - Very Vanilla/Kraft/Sage Shadow
Other - Oval Nestabilites/ Crafter's Tool Kit/cream buttons/linen thread/adhesive pearls/lace/sponges

Petal Pizzazz
Sincere Salutations
Sweet Always DSP
Pretty in Pink,
WW c/sBasic Grey,
Regal Rose & Pretty in Pink inks
Basic Grey Taffeta Ribbon
Large Oval & Scallop Oval Punches
Basic Grey Opaline Half Pearls


Certainly Celery card, topped with Apricot Appeal card.
Stamped A Rose Is A Rose with Pixie Pink, then Pink Passion, leaves with Gable Green &
Green Galore
Strip of So Saffron
spotty paperPink
3/4 inch grosgrain ribbon
Stamped A Rose Is A Rose sentiment in black

True Friend stamp set
Pale Plum, Certainly Celery, Whisper White cardstock
Vellum paper
Perfect Plum, Garden Green, Versamark ink
Clear embossing powder
Certainly Celery, Garden Green markers
Elegant Eggplant narrow grosgrain ribbon

True Friend stamp set
Simply Said stamp set
Rose red ink pad
Rose red cardstock
So Saffron card stock
5/8 Bravo Burgandy ribbon
Giant pearl from pretties set

Card blank - Pumpkin Pie
Stamp sets - Tart and Tangy (apples), All in the Family (boy), Sincere Salutations (sentiment), Big Deal aplha (teacher wording)
Real Red grosgrain ribbon
Oval punches
Markers for colouring
Dimensionals for layering apples
I think youwill all agree that the first weeks design team projects are amazing, we are so pleased to have them all on board! Thanks girls.........
We can't wait to see what you come up with this week.
The Stamp With Us team xxx


  1. Thankyou, thankyou, thankyou, so so so much - ihave a blinkie wahey i so chuffed - just need to work out how to put on my blog!!!!!
    All these cards are brill - can't wait to playx
    love and hugs
    Suzie Q

  2. Gorgeous cards, all of them. I'll try and participate this week.

  3. Great challenge, will have to join in this week I think :) The new DT cards are fabulous, what a talented bunch they are! I don't seem to be able to link through to thier blogs though which is a real shame :(
    Love Steph xxx

  4. Thank you! I'm thrilled you picked my card again this week! xxxx

  5. I missed last weeks challenge but here is my take on this weeks, I'd made this card a few weeks ago for a friend.

  6. Thank you very much, loved your challenge last week and look forward to having a bash at this weeks one too.....Fabulous cards from the DT, well done girls!!


  7. Loved this challenge - thanks hehe! love all the dt cards too what a talented bunch!! x x x

  8. I can link to their blogs now - thank you! Steph xxx

  9. Beautiful cards ladies. as always,

  10. Hi girls great challenge, look forward to new one tomorrow....

  11. Hi ladies - great design cards plenty to inspire - can't wait for new one - thanks Maggie x

  12. Great cards and a fun and different challenge!

  13. There are so many cards are available in your blog. So i would love the monica and steph card. Which is really a fabulous card.