Formally known as 'Let's Get Shabby' since 2009.
Times have changed and many of us have found our styles have too.

Monday, June 25, 2012

Challenge #36


So to celebrate we have decided that you can choose ANY previous 
'Let's Get Shabby' Challenge!

The Challenge is:

Pick any previous Challenge here that appeals to you
Stick to the criteria set in that particuar challenge (yes we will look for it) and no combining challenges
Make sure you have a link to the challenge you use on your blog post!

It must be a newly created project especially for our 3rd Birthday Challenge and made specifically for Let's Get Shabby to be considered as the Prize Winner or Honorable Mention Parade

Here are our Design Team choices:

  Sewing Box Challenge (Oct 10)
Using items from your sewing box
Must see at least 3 sewing box treasures in your creation and one of them must be pins

Challenge #3 (Aug 09)
A colour challenge - except it’s ONLY to be dominant in 
 White or/and cream with a hint of ONE other colour

Challenge #21 (Feb 11) 
Denim and Lace
Challenge #7  (Dec 09)
Summer Inspiration Photo
Challenge #29 (Oct 11) 
Tones/Shading of only ONE colour
Challenge #26 (Jul 11)
Toile and Ticking 
Challenge #15 (Aug 10)
Use of Music Paper

And our special Guest Designer
Cherry  (DT for Purple Onion Designs)
Hello my name is Cherry and I live in a very rural area in Oregon along with my dh and son, two cats, and dog...all of which are male. Yes you heard me right..they are all male. I stay in touch with my feminine side by vintage and anything shabby! It's all good!
I love to make cards and altered art the most. This passion to create keeps me sane and makes my heart happy. I have loved meeting like minded folks and sharing this hobby and passion with others along the way!

Cherry has chosen
Challenge #32 (Feb 12)
Strawberries and Hearts

With many thanks to our SPONSOR
 Michelle owner of
Purple Onion

Michelle is sponsoring us with a goodie bag of stamps valued at $US30.00

To see just what stamps Michelle stocks.... you can check them out in the
We are really excited about this challenge of challenges!
Cant wait to see which one you choose and what you do with it!


Friday, June 22, 2012

Challenge #35 Winner and Honorable Mentions.

Thank you for playing along with our
 Something old,
Some blue,
Something borrowed,
Something blue challenge.

 We enjoyed visiting to check them all out and to see how you used your borrowed item.

Our WINNER is 

Simply stunning.
(Can you email us via the email in the side bar)
Now for our


Congrats all round everyone.

Stay tuned as we will be revealing Challenge#36 soon.

Our third birthday challenge!!!!

Monday, June 18, 2012

Reminder for Challenge #35!!!

Not long now.....
Time runs out Midnight 20th June 
(Sydney Australia time)
Check the clock in the left hand corner!

We need to see all four elements of :

Something old
Something new
Something borrowed
Something blue
(doesnt necessarily have to be about weddings)

The link to the Design Team examples is
Looking forward to seeing your submission!