Monday, July 19, 2010

Challenge 100...Cats & Dogs

Good morning everyone...what a busy week we have had...we received a fantastic response to our advert for a new owner for Cupcake and we would like to say a massive thank you to all of you who emailed us to express your interest in taking over our lovely challenge blog when Donna stands down at the end of July.

We had an incredibly difficult task of picking someone as all the candidates were wonderful and we wish we could have picked them all...we did however finally make a decision and we are so pleased to announce that the new owner of Cupcake from the beginning of August is.........


We hope you will join us in welcoming Faye to Cupcake and we very much look foward to working with her...Faye makes the most beautiful cards and has a terrific sense of humour and fun...she also loves all things sweet so she should fit in quite well here at Cupcake...welcome aboard Faye!

Now on to this weeks challenge...thank you to everyone who entered last weeks 'Acetate' challenge...we were totally wowed at all the different ideas you came up ladies really do rock our challenges with your craftiness!

This weeks challenge has been chosen by Catherine...

***CATS & DOGS***

We're sure you'll need no guidance for this's simple...Cats or Dogs or both..we really don't mind...we know how much you love your furry friends out there in blog land and we really look forward to seeing your entries for this one...have fun!

You have until Sunday 25th July..8pm GMT time to place your entry for this challenge


We have a winner for last weeks sponsored challenge and we have also chosen our Top are the winners...

Challenge 99 winner
chosen at random

Congratulations Darling Ho you win the $15 gift certificate from last weeks sponsor Paperjewels! Can you please e-mail me (Donna) at the address in the sidebar by Sunday 25th July so we can arrange for you to claim your prize! If the prize is not claimed by 25th July another winner will be chosen!

The Top 5 Winners are

Congratulations ladies you can pick up the TOP 5 badge below...we hope you will display it on your blogs with pride!


We are delighted to welcome Clip Clop Crafts as our sponsor this week...they have a fantastic selection of crafting goodies in their online shop and be sure to check out their fab digi downloads while you are there!

Clip Clop Crafts are offering a fantastic £10 Gift Voucher to be spent in their online store.

Our wonderful design team have provided some amazing inspiration....if you want to find out how they made their cards then click on their name to go directly to their individual blogs.


New Owner Faye's Card



A Few things to remember!

Please leave a link to your blog post and not just your blog!

Make sure that 'Cupcake Crafts' are linked in your post...if you don't mention us in your posting then your link entered with Mr Linky will be removed and you will not be eligible for any prize(s) offered by our sponsors!

Please only link to new entries - it isn't fair to backlink to older posts!


Fiona said...

congrats Faye...can't wait to see what you do with you new responsibilities!! Cupcake an you will be so good together...I know how much you love sweetness!!


Faye said...

Hello Everyone! I am so excited to play with you all! x

Anonymous said...

Welcome Faye look forward to seeing your creations! Great challenge, I love the DT's cards they are super cute!

Poppet said...

Great cards DT. :-) xx

Farida Rone said...

Hello Faye,
Congratulations on your new project. You are a wonderful and creative girl. Love all your creations.

darling Ho said...

Congratulations! Faye! :)
and Dear Donna: I've mail you.
Wow, I am so SURPRISED for the random winner!
Thank You very much.

Sue said...

Congratulations Faye, all the best.
Great challenge girls, gorgeous DT cards as always, sue,x

Debbie said...

Best Wishes Fluffy, hope to join you again. Your DT card is gorgeous. Well done you.

Stacey G.-2 Craf-t-4u said...

Thanks for letting me join the fun!

Terry said...

FLUFFFFIIII Congratulations Sweetie what a wonderfull message to you know I will come over and join in...I did allready but now even more cause my sweet Fluffi will be the new owner....wowwww
Hugs Terry xxxxxxxxx

Andie said...

A big congrats and welcome to Faye! xo

Basslady said...

it's great fun to look at all your brilliant cards!

many thanx for the opportunity to play along with you all!

xoxo silvi (germany)

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

thanks for the challenge!

Rachel said...

Hi Ladies, another super challenge - I'll leave it to you to decide whether my big cat fits in with the theme!

Gorgeous DT cards.

Wedgie xxx

Maureen said...

Great challenge, first time entrant but I love dogs and this is a lovely theme.

Beverley said...

I loved this allowed me to pull out my long forgotten puppy stamps to play with...and wow...the DT inspirations were awesome...TFS.

stampin' HUGZ