Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Challenge #82: Grandparents Day or Birthday

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

Welcome Friends & Followers!! The results from Challenge #81 are in, and we have our next WINNER!!

Congrats to Tina!! Tina made this adorable shoe pencil holder!! 

Tina, you are the LUCKY WINNER of Rhonda's Mini Album (click here for pictures and details of the mini you have won!!)!!  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

   Tammy made this awesome Back to School gift set!!
Tammy's blog is
Third Place

Beth made this cute pencil holder!!
Beth'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 #82, we are asking you to create decorations for Grandparents Day or Birthdays!! Let's celebrate EVERYTHING WONDERFUL ABOUT GRANDMA, GRANDPA 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 15th to be eligible for YOUR CHANCE to WIN Rhonda's Mini Album pictured below!!  Please take a look at our Challenge Rules (HERE) before submitting your project. :)
Rhonda has generously volunteered to offer this wonderful Grandparents House Mini Album as a PRIZE for this challenge!!

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

Rhonda created this Grandparents Goodie Bags!! For all the details on Rhonda's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Norma created a recycled gift box for a birthday!! For all the details on Norma's creation,
please visit her blog HERE...

Chriss created  this Canvas Wall Hanging!!  For all the details on Chriss' creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Deanne created a school set as a birthday gift!! For all the details on Deanne's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Emily created Grand Kids Picture Board!!  For all the details on Emily's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Patti created A Photo Family Tree!! For all the details on Patti's creation, please visit her blog HERE...

Lisa created a Grandparents Picture Sign!! 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. Thanks for choosing my pencil holder to be among the top 3!

  2. I won! How exciting! All the projects were fantastic! Thanks for the opportunity :)

  3. Great projects ladies and great inspiration for sure!! TFS

  4. Lisa (A Mermaid's Crafts) sent me...thank you DT for all of the varied and wonderful projects!

  5. Such amazing projects ladies! What a great theme for a challenge too! Also thanks for the wonderful shout out for my Back To school Project. I appreciate it so much!


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