Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Challenge #78: Fourth of July or Birthday

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

Welcome Friends & Followers!! The results from Challenge #77 are in, and we have our next WINNER!!

Congrats to Beth!! Beth made this adorable project!!
Beth's blog is

Beth, you are the LUCKY WINNER of Rhonda's Mini Album pictured below!!

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...

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

Second Place

Karen made this cute tie box for dad!!
Karen's blog is

Third Place

Sherrie made this beautiful sweet treat bag!!
Sherrie's blog is:

Please be sure to stop by and congratulate our winners and top honors  We are sure they would 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 #78, we are asking you to create Fourth of July or Birthday Decorations!! Let's celebrate EVERYTHING WONDERFUL ABOUT FIREWORKS, SPARKLERS, FREEDOM 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, July 1st to be eligible for YOUR CHANCE to WIN Some of Norma's wonderful goodies  Please take a look at our Challenge Rules (HERE) before submitting your project. :) 

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

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

Norma created these mini notebooks!! For all the details on Norma's creation,
please visit her blog HERE...

Chriss created Pillow Boxes!! For all the details on Chriss' creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Emily created a Pinwheel Centerpiece!! For all the details on Emily's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Patti created a July 4th Hostess Gift!! For all the details on Patti's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Lisa created a 3D Star Decoration!! 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 the wonderful creations for the fourth of july thank you design team your the best. hugs

  2. Awesome, awesome patriotic projects! Thanks so much for choosing my wrench as the winner from the last challenge...woohoo! I sent an email to you :)

  3. Fabulous inspiration and FUN challenge! Congrats to Beth, Karen and thanks for choosing my project in the top honors!! Yeah!
    Sherrie K

  4. WOW!! Festive & Super fun projects!!!
    Congrats to all the winners!!
    Have a wonderful day,
    *Crafting With Creative M*

  5. Thanks for the invite Scrap happens by Rhonda!!!

  6. Congratulations to the winners and fabulous design team projects!!

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  8. beautiful stuff! happy to be catching up on my blog reading and to find that this blog is still active. It's on of my favorites.

  9. Congrats to the winners! And the DT did a fabulous job with showcasing the 4th of July theme... Love them ALL! :o)


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