Monday, November 7, 2011

Cupcake 167... Textalicious

Morning Muffins. Yep, it's Monday morning again, which means it's time for another Cupcake...

As always, thanks so much for playing with our Challenge last week. You really got into the leafy spirit and we loved seeing all your gorgeous creations using them. Cupcake wouldn't be what it is without you, so we hope you keep playing along with us.

This week, our newest Cupcake, Maarit has chosen her first Challenge for us, and it's faberoony:

*** Textalicious ***

What are we talking about?! Well, how do you fancy using a page from a newspaper, dictionary or a book? Or, maybe using a stamp with a book, newspaper or the kind of text you can find in one? Get the idea? Don't forget to have a peep at the lovely projects from The Girls...

You have until 8pm GMT on Sunday 13 November to place your entry for this challenge. Have fun!


We're bursting at the seams with winners today! We have a Winner for last weeks Challenge, our October Icing on the Cupcake Winners and we’ve also chosen our Cupcake Cuties...

Here are the winners:

Challenge 166 Winner
chosen at random;
Scrap and Card

Congratulations Glo, you win either one rubber stamp or two digital images of your choice from last weeks generous sponsor; Tickled Pink Stamps! Could you please e-mail your choice/ s to me by Sunday 13 November, so I can arrange for you to receive your prize! If the prize is not claimed by then another winner will be chosen!

Polka Doodles Winner
chosen at random;
Inky Pinky Delights

Congratulations Judy, you win the Ohhhhhh.... Sooooo Pretty Sweet Mini CD Collection from Polka Doodles. Could you please e-mail your full address details to me by Sunday 13 November so I can arrange for you to receive your CD. If the prize is not claimed by then another winner will be chosen!

Scrap Affair Winner
chosen at random;
Mel S
Sticky Bits of Paper

Congratulations Mel, you win a pack of ProMarkers from Scrap Affair. Could you please e-mail your full address details to me by Sunday 13 November so I can arrange for you to receive your pens. If the prize is not claimed by then another winner will be chosen!

Our Cupcake Cuties;

Suzi B

Congratulations girls, you can pick up our badge below... we hope you will display it on your Blogs with pride!


This week, we welcome back our regular monthly sponsor, Simon Says Stamp. We're so grateful that they continue to sponsor Cupcake. Simon Says Stamp has an incredible selection of crafting goodies in their on-line store and they stock lots of scrummy goodies that can't be purchased here in the UK.


Simon Says Stamp are offering one lucky winner the opportunity to win a $20 Gift Voucher.


The beginning of the month, of course, means we have a change in Sponsor Toppings! For the month of November, we're thrilled to welcome back:

Crafts u Love

Crafts U Love are generously offering one lucky winner, chosen at random, a £15 Gift Voucher to spend in store.


Check out all The Cupcakes gorgeous work below, links are provided, in case you fancy leaving some well deserved love... ;)

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 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!


Squirrel x said...

WOW! Such amazing DT inspiration. You guys really are the icing on top. Hugs Sxx

Christina Hicks said...

Fabulous challenge, I cant wait to make my project and hope its half as good as the dts, I was so impressed with the different ways text was used guys.

Unknown said...

Oh, I love this theme and I hope to post early my creation: i've got some stamps to use!

Rachel said...

Oh wow, what a fab challenge, I love it! Gorgeous DT cards too! Wedgie xxx

Glo said...

wow!! Thanks! I'm going to search for the right stamp on Tickled Pink Stamps! :)

Suzi B said...

Thanks so much for choosing me as a Cupcake Cutie!
some fabulous inspiration from the DT .. I'm hoping to join in this theme
Suzi B :o)

Unknown said...

Fabulous challenge, loved it.

Bo said...

The DT did just amazing cards! Thanks for the challenge! Bo, xx

Simone said...

Great theme! Fabulous DT creations!

Lisa Walsh @ said...

Hi everyone,
Just wanted to say thank you for the challenge. I had alot of fun creating my design. I hope you like it. Thank you to the DT ladies..lots of great inspiration.
Have a great weekend.

Jenn Borjeson said...

Great challenge and fabulous inspiration from the DT. :) said...

I loved the challenge - thanks ever so ;o)
And I just adore the DT's fabulous work!!!

Colien said...

Great DT samples! Lovely challenge, just used a page of an old book :)
grtz. Colien

Bo said...

Wow! It's such a surprise! I'm so happy !(sing) Thanks a lot! Hugs & kisses! Bo