Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Challenge #75: For Teacher or Birthday

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

Welcome Friends & Followers!!  The results from Challenge #74 are in, and we have our next WINNER!!  
Congrats to Theresa!! Theresa's blog is
Theresa made this gorgeous flower vase!!

Theresa, you are the LUCKY WINNER of Norma's Goodies!! Be sure to contact Rhonda at semery (at) kcbroadband (dot) com to claim your prize -- We respectfully request that you do this within seven (7) days...

Starting with this challenge if winner doesn't claim the prize within seven days it automatically goes to second place and so on. We will notify on this blog if the prize is not claimed.

**** The Design Team would also like to award TOP HONORS to the following participants -- Congratulations to you all!! ****

Second Place 

Debi made these cute Mother's Day lunch favors!!
Debi's blog is:

Third Place 

Mayra made these adorable animal birthday bags!! 
Mayra's blog is:

Please be sure to stop by and congratulate our WINNER and TOP HONOR choices...  We are sure they would all appreciate your visit!! :)

We'd love for you to grab your winner's and top honor's buttons on the right sidebar to display proudly on your blog!!

For Challenge #75, we are asking you to create decorations for Teachers or Birthday!! Let's celebrate EVERYTHING WONDERFUL ABOUT OUR TEACHERS or BIRTHDAYS with your table decorations, party banners, pennants, yard signs, cupcakes, party favors and more!! :)

Link up your project below before 11:59pm (EST) on Tuesday, May 20th to be eligible for YOUR CHANCE to WIN Rhonda's Mini Album pictured below!!  She has generously volunteered to offer this wonderful Teacher Bear Mini Album as a PRIZE for this challenge!! WOW!! If you haven't been lucky enough to win one of her albums yet, now is YOUR CHANCE!!  Please take a look at our Challenge Rules (HERE) before submitting your project. :)

Rhonda created this typewriter box!! For all the details on Rhonda's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Norma created a Petal Cone Box!! For all the details on Norma's creation,
please visit her blog HERE...

Chriss created  this perfume box!! For all the details on Chriss' creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Deanne created  a bookmark!! What teacher wouldn't appreciate a bookmark!! For all the details on Deanne's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Emily created a Treat Crayon Box!! For all the details on Emily's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Patti created  a Washi Tape Pencil Garden!! For all the details on Patti's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Lisa created a Thank You Candle for a Teacher!!  For all the details on Lisa's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Now it's YOUR turn!!  Link up your NEW 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...  You just NEVER KNOW when we'll select a comment winner OR invite you as a guest designer!!  :)

*** 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!! ***

Create a NEW project for a celebration (banners, signs, decorations, table decor, centerpiece, cakes, cupcakes, party favors or any other item directly associated with party decorations or party supplies.

Here are the rules:
  • Please be a follower of this blog (we'd love to see our blinkie in your post or on your sidebar!!).
  • Please include a link back to our blog ( so that others can play along too!!
  • Please link the actual post for your project (not your entire blog). Please post a comment with your blog address and email if you do not know how to do this.
  • Please create a project that follows the posted theme.
  • Please do NOT enter cards (other than sets of Invitations or Place Cards) OR layouts -- This is a Party Supply & Decoration Challenge.
  • Please do not "backlink" a project (link a project that was posted before our challenge dates).
Please be sure to visit our Guest Designers' blogs and other participants' blogs and show them some love :)


  1. love all your creations, thanks for all you do design team. hugs

  2. Congrats to the winners and all the creations! Fabulous inspiration:)
    Sherrie K

  3. Wonderful inspiration! Rhonda, thanks for letting me know about the challenge theme!

  4. Thanks so much for choosing my little dress favors for 2nd place honors. I'll display the badge with pride!

  5. OMGOSH! Thanks for choosing me as the winner! I sent an e-mail just a minute ago! The other winners had fabulous projects! This new challenge looks like fun! The DT did a fabulous job show casing Teacher gift ideas... LOVE them! :o)


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