Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Challenge #47 - Flowers

Hi Chicks

Welcome to our new challenge with the wonderful and easy theme: 


Sponsor is Francesca from

and the prize for the winner is
3 images of the winner's choice

And now I have to say a word to our sponsor. The whole admin team stands behind Francesca. And just to make it clear now and forever: we do not tolerate any violent or nasty comments. They won't be published but deleted. So you better save your breath ;) 
If you don't want to win digis from her you can just skip the challenge. And if you don't want to be part of a challenge blog that supports Francesca then you are welcome to leave and unfollow this blog.

Now we are looking forward to those who don't give a *----* and enter their lovely makes in this challenge. You know we appreciate al your makes no matter what craft level you have.

Happy crafting!
Ally and the Inky Chicks

Here are the DT inspirations:

Winner and Top 3 of challenge #46

Hi Chicks

It's time to announce our winner and Top 3.

Thanks so much for your wonderful entries. We were not so sure if all the cards followed the theme but we finally came to a decision and RamdomOrg also choose one that was pretty clear *lol* what a coincidence...

Our winner is

Congrats, Lucy. Please email me at calligarisa@bluewin.ch and I will forward your email to Sandra of Live & Love Crafts.

Our Top 3 are in no particular order:

Concrats, ladies! You and Lucy are very welcome to grab the badge from the sidebar to show off on your blog :)

Thanks so much for entering your cards!

See you later with our new challenge!

Ally and the Inky Chicks

Tuesday, 3 February 2015

Challenge #46 - From [your country] with love

Hello Chicks!

Here we are again with a new challenge and a theme, that is quite funny but also difficult. It is

(see the DT inspiration cards below)

Our wonderful sponsor is once again Sandra from
Live & Love Crafts
Thank you so much, Sandy, for being with us. We really appreciate you being so faithful. 

Peeps, you really need to hop to her store and fill your baskets :) Sandy has the most wonderful embellies and vintage style stuff for your projects. Just  MUST to shop with her!

Prize for the winner is a
£10 voucher store

This is a short bio about Sandy and her shop:

If the words vintage and shabby chic makes your heart beat faster, you will find your haven at Live & Love Crafts!
Live & Love Crafts is a UK based online store that ships WORLDWIDE. The store is owned and operated by Sandra Mathis, a crafter who is as passionate about the vintage style as she is about customer service and providing a good shopping experience. Live & Love Crafts prides itself on having a website that is easy to navigate with excellent product images. Orders are dispatched fast; usually on the same day received.

Live & Love Crafts stocks a wide range of products from well-loved vintage brands such as Maja Design, Pion Design, Magnolia, Wild Orchid Crafts, Kort & Godt, Prima, Melissa Frances, Maya Road, and the Tim Holtz/Ranger product lines.
The store has a vast selection of laces, ribbons and trims, an assortment of over 200 charms and metal decorations, as well as many other unique embellishments that you can't find elsewhere. To help you save on costs, the charms/metal decos can be purchased singularly and all trims and ribbons are sold by the yard/meter. If you’re looking for products that will inspire and a one stop paper & embellishment shop, look no further than Live & Love Crafts!

And here come the DT inspiration cards!

Hope to see lots of love from all countries around the world!

Ally and the Inky Chicks

from Sweden with love
(he works with putting IKEA furniture together)

from Switzerland with love
(Switzerland is well known for MILK chocolate)

from Italy with love
(with love from Italy...the country I live, a collage of typical Italian things on my card :))

from Holland with love

from Holland with love

from Denmark with love
(this is the vivid little mermaid from Copenhagen :))

Winner and Top 5 of challenge #45

Hello Chicks!

Holy Maloney, so many entries in our last Anything-Goes-Challenge! Jeez we had a hard time to choose Top 3! So we made it again in Top 5 :)

The winner of last challenge and the digis of Aliciabel has been chosen by RandomOrg as always and it is:

Huge congrats! Please contact me at calligarisa@bluewin.ch so that I can forward your email to Alicia.

Also please grab your winner's badge from the sidebar!

It was sooooo difficult to choose from all your wonderful entries. I had actually Top 355 instead of Top 5 *lol*!
But we finally came to a decision and so in our Top 5 are this time (in no particular order):

Congrats, ladies! Please grab your Top 3 (we have no Top 5 *lol*) badge from the sidebar to show off on your blog!

See you later tonight with our new challenge :)

Ally and the Inky Chicks