The winner of the September Card Challenge 'add pearls' was picked at random and was No. 81
that's you Elaine Wheeler
Please contact us Elaine so we can send you your £10 gift voucher for the Ribbon Girl online store and arrange for you to receive a stamp of your choice from the generous ladies at Lili of the Valley
The entries to this challenge were fantastic and it was extremely difficult to choose our three favourite cards which are:
please take your badge from the sidebar ladies!
Now onto the September Colour Challenge .......
The challenge this month is pink and green and we have a lovely photograph to inspire
The September Colour Challenge is Pink and Green and we are delighted to welcome Alberto Gava
as our guest designer for this month. Alberto is 16 years old and even though he is still at school, he is on various design teams - welcome Alberto! The prizes for this challenge are a green Mini Makes Kit from the Ribbon Girl
and a £10 voucher generously provided by the lovely ladies over at Lili of the Valley
- and they have some fabulous new Christmas stamps and paper pads available in their store so please go and have a look.
As usual the rules of our challenge are simple - create a new project following the colour theme of pink and green, blog about it mentioning this challenge then come back and link it up using the InLinkz button at the bottom of the post.
Our fabulous Design Team have created some gorgeous projects to inspire you and we can't wait to see what you all create
Alberto used seam binding, sunflower charm, white cotton cluny lace, green pleated satin, ivory resin embellisments, white daisies, white chrysanthemums, clear gems
A delightful jar with a pin-cushion top, cards of buttons, twine and bias binding, ribbons, tape measure, truly wonderful. Gail used gingham, pleated satin, bias binding, bakers twine, polka dot, striped and plain buttons, charms, ric rac and lace!!
Astrid used cream zig zag lace, grosgrain ribbon, pink loopy trim, top stitch thread and a diamante spacer with a pink gem on this gorgeous card showing Tilda with her colouring pencils.
Tab used a Key Ring, Pale Pink Medium Spotty Button, Pink Spotty Ribbon, Cerise Cotton
Lace, Green Velvet Ribbon, Green Stripe Grosgrain Ribbon, Sequins, Embroidery
Cotton, and Pale Wool Felt
Kath used Medium Pink and Small Green Polka Dot Buttons...Button Twine...Pearls..Sugar and
and on the card above Kath used Medium Pink & Small Green Polka Dot Buttons...Seam Binding Siam Pink...Candy
Pink Divine Bakers Twine...Cream Jute Mesh Ribbon...Pale Pink Round Pins - what a great idea to use the jute mesh as a skirt!
For this pretty tag card Andrea B used white seam binding, pink/white and green/white 38mm striped grosgrain, white top stitch thread
For this beautiful and elegant birthday card, Mandy used Faux Suede Leaves, Sugar and Spice Self Adhesive Pearls, Natural Jute Button
For this delightful button garland Liz used pink, green and pearl button mixtures
On this pretty card Jane used pink jute mesh, gingham bias binding, stick on pearls, pink button, 5mm
pink gingham ribbon.
By Mary G
Mary used white organza rose pearl ribbon, pink satin, diamante spacer, stardust stickles, baby's breath, mulberry carnations and a pink cherry blossom
Andrea used: saddlestitch and concertina satin ribbon, loopy organza, liquid pearls, 5mm adhesive pearls, pink baby's breath flowers, beaded white swirls and crystal stems