Wednesday 8 September 2010

Challenge 8...............

Morning Everyone,
Today see's the start of Challenge 8...Thank you to all of you who entered Challenge 7, the DT loved visiting you all to see your fabulous cards,they were all wonderful....We would also like to say a big thank you to Tracey for being our Special Guest Designer for challenge 7.. We also have some news for you  this month, Rebekah has joined both the Pink Gem Designs DT and A Gem of a Challenge DT as a permanent member,we also have a new Guest Designer, Julie joining us for the next 3 months so welcome to her...Right onto the winner of Challenge 7 and the Top 5 picked by the DT so in no particular order they are......

No 1...   Shelly
No 14...  Diane
No 21...  Katie
    No 40........ Beverley
No 44...     Maria

Please e-mail me ( Mandy) at to claim your badge.......

And the winner picked from all the enteries who used a Pink Gem Designs image and wins two Pink Gem Designs stamps (subject to availability) was......

Please e-mail Janet at to claim your stamps...

Congratulations to you all ...Please go and check out their fabulous cards....

Onto Challenge 8..... which is being hosted by Janet this month and she has done this fantastic sketch below for you all with the optional extra of "LOTS OF SPARKLE"...

Feel free to rotate/flip etc. as long as we can still see the basics of the sketch.

Here are the rules for you to look through....

To be eligible to win 2 Pink Gem Designs stamps of your choice (subject to availability) you must have used a Pink Gem Designs image on your creation.

Please link your project (link the post, not just your blog) with Inlinkz by 6:00 pm BST on 7th October 2010. Leave us a comment just in case Inlinkz decides not to work,then we can find you...

You must also link to our challenge in your blog post...You may combine your entry with other challenges, and you may enter as many times as you like with a different creation each time, but please only link new creations, don't back link to old posts as these won't be counted.

You may enter the challenge using any image, but you will not be eligible to win the 2 Pink Gem Designs stamps (subject to availability) but you will be entered to win a badge for your blog.

If you don't have a blog but would like to enter please send an e-mail with your card attached to

We also have a SPECIAL GUEST DESIGNER joining us this month it's LISA, here is her lovely card.......

Here are the  rest of the DT cards.....









Happy Crafting,

and the Team xx


  1. Hi Girls,
    Fabulous cards again they are all gorgeous...Hi Julie welcome to the team...
    Mandy xx

  2. Hi
    Had fun making this card, hope you like it.xxxx

  3. Hiya girls..lovely DT cards..and what a great sketch to follow..thank you :)
    Michelle Xx

  4. A fabulous sketch, great DT examples. Mine interpretation is on my blog:

  5. Hi all, great cards by the DT team! I had a go at the challenge this week, the first sketch I've done, it was great fun! And I used the free download which is really cute! I hope you like my card! Pami x

  6. hi folks sorry I entered mine twice I messed up the first one number 14 and linked it to my blog instead of my post and didnt know how to delete from your blog this is the first challange and blog I have ever done so it has been trial and lots of error so sorry again I re-entered with the right link as number 15

  7. Thanks for the fab sketch and challenge! Really enjoyed my first ever challenge entry!! :-)

  8. Gorgeous cards yet again girls, I love the sketch and everyones slant on it. will hopefully get time to try another card myself.
    I can't pick a favourite out this month...All Gorgeous
    Hugs Mau xx

  9. Hi Girls
    fab cards from the Dt....thanks for the inspiration

  10. AMAZING..Just absolutely amazing work on those cards!! beautiful!


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