Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Challenge #10 -- Tweens & Teens... Oh yeah, and some GREAT BIG NEWS!!

**Time for a NEW CHALLENGE -- Thanks for joining us!!**

Welcome Friends & Followers!!  The results from Challenge #9 are in!!  We have another winner to be entered in the MONTHLY drawing for the Cricut Lite Slumber Party Cartridge!!  The Grand Prize winner for September will be announced with our Comment Hop Winner on SUNDAY!! :)
Congrats to Melissa!! Your name will be entered to win the monthly drawing!! :)
 Melissa made all of her decorations, favors, a banner, a rainbow cake and more PERFECT for a MONSTER PARTY!!  Melissa's blog is Crafty Gator!!
Please be sure to stop by and congratulate Melissa...  We are sure she would appreciate your visit!! :)  

For Challenge #10, we are asking you to create any project to be used as a party decoration (or party supply) for a Tweens and Teens Party!!  Let's celebrate EVERYTHING WONDERFUL ABOUT CELEBRATING THE 11-17 year old crowd with your table decorations, party banners, pennants, yard signs, cupcakes, party favors and more!!  ***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 October 18th to be eligible for this month's prize -- **TO BE ANNOUNCED**!!  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, before we see what our fabulous team of  DESIGNERS has created for your inspiration, we have some
After much discussion, Rhonda and Amy have decided to add TWO designers to our team!!  Each of these designers brings something NEW and FUN to the challenges...  You'll be learning even more about them in the upcoming challenges (and we'll be updating the "About our Team" page too), but we didn't want to wait any longer to announce this WONDERFUL and EXCITING news!!  Please help us welcome....

Brenda of Creativity is only a State of Mind...
Norma of Pink Bling Crafter!!!

We will still be welcoming our WINNERS as Guest Designers for each challenge, so please continue to look forward to that (and as DTC grows, we hope to add more "regular" designers too -- all chosen from our FABULOUS challenge participants!!)...

And now, without further ado...  Let's move on to the inspiration for the Tweens & Teens Challenge!! :)

Norma created an INCREDIBLE collection of decorations and supplies for her "Let's Ride" Party!!    For all the details on Norma's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Brenda created these FANTASTIC goodies and invitations for her "Movie Trivia Night"!  For all the details of Brenda's creations, please visit her blog HERE...

Rhonda created a WONDERFUL Movie Camera, Popcorn machine, and 3D glasses for her "Night at the Movies"!!  For all the details of Rhonda's creations, please visit her blog HERE...

Amy created these AWESOME decorations and favors for her "Twilight Night"!!  For all the details of Amy's creations, please visit her blog HERE... (sorry, no post yet -- please visit later)

Now it's YOUR turn!!  Link up your NEW Tweens and Teens Themed (or ANY other Themed) party project here!! :)  While you're considering what you can create, please take a moment to visit ALL of the 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)!! :)

Amy  (sorry, no post yet -- please visit later)

(Be sure to stop back on Thursday to join in our Comment Hop for Challenge #9 for a chance to WIN one of Rhonda's INCREDIBLE minis!!)

*** One final reminder:  While we love looking at your cards and layouts for other challenges, we respectfully request that you do not enter cards (other than sets of Invitations & Place Cards) or layouts in our challenges...  Our goal is to Decorate your Celebrations with decorations and party supplies.  Thank you so much!! ***


  1. I happen to be working on party decorations. I'll be back to link up soon! Thanks for hosting the challenge.

  2. WOW!! Fabulous projects ladies! Thank you Rhonda and Amy for this opportunity!! Congratulations Brenda!!
    Many Hugs,

  3. What awesome projects!!! You all did fabulous jobs!!!

    Congrats to Brenda and Norma! Both of you are such great talents!!! Look forward to seeing your projects!

  4. Thank-you so much! I had such fun with the last challenge and love the inspirations for this challenge!

  5. Entered Pirate Ship Trick or Treat box that I figured would be a nice tween or teen party favor.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"


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