Saturday, 10 November 2018

Challenge 231 - Anything Goes Craft challenge with Pink Gem at Polkadoodles

Hello!
We have a new challenge theme starting today,  thanks so much for your stunning takes on the last challenge and in case you missed it previously we have some BIG news!...

Before we get to the challenge news and winners, we are super thrilled to announce that you can now purchase Pink Gems Designs via the Polkadoodles digi store and we're really thrilled about it because it means we can spread the word even wider about Janet's lovely images! 


The Pink Gem website is now closed permanently but you can buy your favourite digis through Polkadoodles so now you have even more great choices!


In addition, this blog is now sponsored via Polkadoodles so our winners prizes will be slightly different, just check the winners post for prize details each week. 
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So, onto our challenge! 

We have changed things around slightly to make it easier for everyone to enter, and we have a whole new creative design team bringing you all this gorgeous inspiration...

So, our challenge this week is
ANYTHING GOES
ANY  stamped image or digi image is allowed on your creation.

RANDOM 1ST PRIZE: $10 download voucher to the Polkadoodles store.
TOP 3 DT FAVOURITES: Each will win a FREE digi stamp voucher for the store. 
Closing date for entries: Thurs 22nd November
Max 3 entries per person, no backlinks.
You do not need to use Polkadoodles or Pink Gems products to enter our challenges, use any products you wish...
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The winners of last time's challenge 230 are at the end of this post.



We'd really like to thank everyone for all the participation on the last challenge, your support is amazing!...

Now for some Inspiration from THE GEMSTARS....
Gorgeous creations, teamies!

Please visit our designer's individual blogs for full details of all the cards shown here and leave them a comment...


Over to our winners from Challenge 230....

Our winner chosen by Random Org is...
4 ~ Ellie
Well done!! You won a $10 Download voucher to spend at the Polkadoodles store! 
Please email us HERE, quoting: code PG230001 A Gem of a challenge Winner.
Claims must be received by 20/11/18, please refer to Challenge rules at top of blog.

The Top 3 winners 
which were chosen by the DT are:
55 ~ Ines

32 ~ Nish

113 ~ Amelia

Please take our NEW WINNERS & TOP 3 badge from the Side bar..
Please email us HERE, quoting: code PG23000123 A Gem of a challenge Winner.

Claims must be received by 20/11/18, please refer to Challenge rules at top of blog.
Congratulations to all our Winners, you were awesome!
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Happy Crafting from The Gemstars, see you next time!

Don't forget you can also join in these challenges too:
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Saturday, 27 October 2018

Challenge 230 - Anything Goes Craft Challenge with Pink Gem at Polkadoodles

Hello!
We have a new challenge theme starting today,  thanks so much for your stunning takes on the last challenge and we have some BIG news!...

Before we get to the challenge news and winners, we are super thrilled to announce that you can now purchase Pink Gems Designs via the Polkadoodles digi store and we're really thrilled about it because it means we can spread the word even wider about Janet's lovely images! 


The Pink Gem website is now closed permanently but you can buy your favourite digis either through Polkadoodles or Etsy (link is in the sidebar) for the forseeable future so now you have even more great choices!


In addition, this blog is now sponsored via Polkadoodles so our winners prizes will be slightly different, just check the winners post for prize details each week. 
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So, onto our challenge! 

We have changed things around slightly to make it easier for everyone to enter, and we have a whole new creative design team bringing you all this gorgeous inspiration...

So, our challenge this week is
ANYTHING GOES
ANY  stamped image or digi image is allowed on your creation.

RANDOM 1ST PRIZE: $10 download voucher to the Polkadoodles store.
TOP 3 DT FAVOURITES: Each will win a FREE digi stamp voucher for the store. 
Closing date for entries: Thurs 8th November
Max 3 entries per person, no backlinks.
You do not need to use Polkadoodles or Pink Gems products to enter our challenges, use any products you wish...
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The winners of last time's challenge are at the end of this post.



We'd really like to thank everyone for all the participation on the last challenge, we had 125 entries, wow that's awesome, thankyou all for taking part, we really appreciate it!
Now for some Inspiration from THE GEMSTARS....
Gorgeous creations, teamies!

Please visit our designer's individual blogs for full details of all the cards shown here and leave them a comment...


Over to our winners from Challenge 229....

Our winner chosen by Random Org is...

Well done!! You won a $10 Download voucher to spend at the Polkadoodles store! 
Please email us HERE, quoting: code PG229001 A Gem of a challenge Winner.
Claims must be received by 10/11/18, please refer to Challenge rules at top of blog.

The Top 4 winners 
(we could'nt only choose 3!) which were chosen by the DT are:
#95 Lynne
#56 Ellie
#26 Shuly
#97 Zahraa
Please take our NEW WINNERS & TOP 3 badge from the Side bar..
Please email us HERE, quoting: code PG229001234 A Gem of a challenge Winner.

Claims must be received by 10/11/18, please refer to Challenge rules at top of blog.
Congratulations to all our Winners, you were awesome!
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Saturday, 13 October 2018

Anything Goes Crafting Challenge #228 at Gem of a Challenge

Happy Saturday everyone! 
We have a new challenge theme starting today,  thanks so much for your stunning takes on the last challenge and we have some BIG news!...

Before we get to the challenge news and winners, we are super thrilled to announce that you can now purchase Pink Gems Designs via the Polkadoodles digi store and we're really thrilled about it because it means we can spread the word even wider about Janet's lovely images! 


The Pink Gem website is now closed permanently but you can buy your favourite digis either through Polkadoodles or Etsy (link is in the sidebar) for the forseeable future so now you have even more great choices!


In addition, this blog is now sponsored via Polkadoodles so our winners prizes will be slightly different, just check the winners post for prize details each week. 
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So, onto our challenge! 

We have changed things around slightly to make it easier for everyone to enter, and we have a whole new creative design team bringing you all this gorgeous inspiration...

So, our challenge this week is
ANYTHING GOES
ANY  stamped image or digi image is allowed on your creation.

RANDOM 1ST PRIZE: $10 download voucher to the Polkadoodles store.
TOP 3 DT FAVOURITES: Each will win a FREE digi stamp voucher for the store. 
Closing date for entries: Thurs 25th October
Max 3 entries per person, no backlinks.
You do not need to use Polkadoodles or Pink Gems products to enter our challenges, use any products you wish...
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The winners of last time's challenge are at the end of this post.

Now for some Inspiration from THE GEMSTARS....

Jan 

Lisa 
Using Winter Emma


UsingSnowy Selfie


Sue 
Using poppy-onesie


Using "Unicorn Heart"

Sandy

Gorgeous creations, teamies!

Please visit our designer's individual blogs for full details of all the cards shown here and leave them a comment...

Over to our winners from Challenge 228....

Our winner chosen by Random Org is...

Well done!! You won a $10 Download voucher to spend at the Polkadoodles store! 
Please email us HERE, quoting: code PG228001 A Gem of a challenge Winner.
Claims must be received by 22/10/18, please refer to Challenge rules at top of blog.

The Top 3 winners which were chosen by the DT are:

#53 Leslie Turner


#7- ANgela

#68 Meg


Please take our NEW WINNERS & TOP 3 badge from the Side bar..

Congratulations to all our Winners, you were awesome!
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Saturday, 29 September 2018

#228 Halloween/Halloween Colours

Happy Saturday everyone.

 I have some sad news to share with you 
PINK GEM DESIGNS is closing its Web Shop ONLY on Oct 4th 2018.

EDITED:
ALTHOUGH WE PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED THAT THIS WAS THE LAST PINK GEM CHALLENGE, WE HAVE SOME GREAT NEWS THAT WE WILL BE BACK WITH OUR NEXT CHALLENGE AS USUAL ON 13TH OCTOBER - AND WE HAVE SOME EXCITING NEWS TO REVEAL TO YOU THEN, SO PLEASE STILL JOIN US ON 13TH!

 You will still be able to purchase Pink Gem Design images on Janet's Etsy shop HERE  

 Our winner of  chall #227 chosen by Random Org is...

Thats you  60. Crafty Kiwi Mama with this stunning creation
Double whammy for this super gorgeous creation..xx 

Please email Janet @ pinkgemdesigns@googlemail.com  
(Subject heading) "A Gem of a chall Winner"  You have 2wks to claim your prize) 

The Top 3 winners chosen  by Annie  as she was our host..for your takes on "One for the Girls/Ladies"

16. Liz Cavill
Please take our NEW WINNERS & TOP 3 badge from the Side bar..

Congratulations to all our Winners


Our New Challenge this wk is

HALLOWEEN/or USE these HALLOWEECOLOURS 



ANY image Stamped OR Digi is allowed on your creation.

Our hostess for this chall is Talented Teamie Hazel  


Our Prize for one lucky winner is 

2 Individual Digi images OR 2 Card Topper Kits
OR one of each (no sets or sentiment sets)  
of the winners choice from  


Now for one last time some Inspiration from The GEMSTERS



Gorgeous creations teamies..  
Please visit our designer's individual blogs for full details of all the cards shown here and leave them a comment...

Closing date for entries is Thurs.  6pm.  (UK time)  Oct 11th.

Happy Crafting,
Christine  & The Gemsters