Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Challenge #3 -- Birthday (for an adult) Themed Party

**To make it easier to link up, this post will stay at the TOP until the challenge ends -- Please scroll down for NEW posts!!**

Thanks so much for stopping by today!!  We had a WONDERFUL turnout for Challenge #2!!  Since we had 21 entries, we have selected 3 additional winners to be entered in the MONTHLY drawing for the Hello Kitty Greetings Cricut Cartridge!!  The Grand Prize winner for June will be announced with our Comment Hop Winner on SUNDAY!! :)
Congrats to the TOP 3 for Challenge#2!!  Your names will be entered to win the June monthly drawing!! :) 
#1 Lori
Lori made this beautiful banner perfect for any 4th of July celebration!!  Lori's blog is choux-choux!!

#2 Angie
Angie created these adorabe rocket party favors sure to be a blast at her celebration!!  Angie's blog is My Paper Productions!!

#3 Emily C 
Emily created this festive banner of rosettes to brighten up her 4th of July activities!!  Emily's blog is The Wonderful Insanity Called Life!! 

Please be sure to stop by these blogs and congratulate our creative winners...  We are sure each of them would appreciate your visit!! :) 

For Challenge #3, we are asking you to create any project to be used as a party decoration (or party supply) for a BIRTHDAY (for an adult) THEMED PARTY!!  Let's celebrate BEING ALL GROWN UP with your table decorations, party banners, pennants, yard signs, cupcakes, party favors and more!! *NEW* We would LOVE for you to link up a project that is THEME-inspired; however, we also welcome your ANY-themed party projects too -- We are all about celebrating YOUR party creations, whatever the theme!! :)

Link up your project below before 11:59pm (EST) on July 12th to be eligible for this month's prize -- A set of 12x24 Vinyl perfect for creating yard signs, banners, wall decor, and MORE ($40 VALUE!)!!  Please take a look at our Challenge Rules (HERE) before submitting your project. :)  (*Remember, the more entries we have, the more winners we select -- which means more chances for YOU!!)

Now let's see what our fabulous team of GUEST DESIGNERS has created for your inspiration!!

Lisa created this GROOVY collection of Disco-themed decorations for her celebration!!  Check out that mirror ball!!  For more details on Lisa's creations, please visit her blog HERE...

Valerie created SCRUMPTIOUS Pie Banner/Bunting to feature at her celebration!!  Did someone say chocolate??  For more details on Valerie's creation, please visit her blog HERE....

Laurie created this SENSATIONAL decorative Glass Block for her celebration!!  It doubles as a Card-Holder too!!  For all the details on Laurie's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Juliana created this SPECTACULAR Champagne Bottle Invitation (Check out how it's INTERACTIVE) for her celebration!!  For more details on Juliana's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Amy created this FABULOUS set of Casino-themed items for her celebration (a party door curtain, playing card noise-makers, and decorative cups & plates)!!  For all the details on Amy's creations, please visit her blog HERE...

Rhonda created these incredibly AMAZING Harley-themed items (a Harley oil can for silverware, a Harley shirt gift bag, a Harley wallet, a Harley boot box, and a flame banner),  for her celebration!!  For all the details of Rhonda's creations, please visit her blog HERE...

Now it's YOUR turn!!  Link up your NEW Birthday (for an adult) or ANY Themed party project here!! :)  While you're considering what you can create, please take a moment to visit ALL 6 Designers' blogs and leave a comment on their projects for the challenge...  When you comment on all of the Designers' projects AND all of the participants projects, be sure to leave a comment on this post to be entered to WIN in our monthly drawing!!  :)  Here is a list of the designers' blogs to make hopping over easier for you (participants' links will be shown in the linky list below)!! :)

(Be sure to stop back on Thursday to join in our Comment Hop for Challenge #2 for a chance to WIN one of Rhonda's INCREDIBLE minis!!)


  1. Thank you for picking my rosettes! The new projects are wonderful!

  2. Wow - Thank you for selecting my banner! The projects for the adult birthday are wonderful...

  3. WOWZER! Design Team, you have hit the target perfectly. Love everyone of your ideas! Thanks for these creat creative party plans!

  4. Wow, I just found your blog and I am loving what I am seeing already:) New follower here. Will visit often.

  5. So excited for being a top 3 pick!! Great job this week ladies!!

  6. Congrats to challenge #2 top 3!! I love all the guest designers project. Have a great week all:)

  7. I am visiting your site as part of the Decorate to Celebrate challenge. Your Star fireworks explosion is gorgeous.

  8. These are all WONDERFUL! :-) Great projects everyone!!!

    SamanthaJDesigns @ hotmail.com

  9. Great projects and inspirational ideas from the design team, and what a fun challenge! Who doesn't love an adult themed party? :)Amy

  10. Wonderful projects! Thanks for such great inspiration!

    I've been following your blog since you began, but I've never had an occasion to make a party decoration until this week! I linked up my project even though it doesn't fit the adult birthday theme. It's a diaper cake -- they make wonderful centerpieces for baby showers.

    Hope I'm within the guidelines. :)


  11. Yay! I'm so glad Amy told me about this blog! I am a new follower :)

    The DT for this blog are amazing!

  12. Loving all of the wonderful creations so far! Hope I can get some of mine in! I am doing a Sweet 16 party for my daughter, Enchanted Forest Style, and can't wait to get started on everything. Does a Sweet 16 count as an Adult Birthday...?LOL?


Thank you for your lovely comments and entering this challenge!!