Saturday 11 October 2014

Monthly Blog Challenge # 50 - Christmas Theme

Welcome to our challenge for October.  Thank you for all of your entries into our challenge for September.
Our winner of the Little Claire stamps and goodies is :
#26 - Crafty Liz

Here is her beautiful winning card :

Please contact Carol ( who will forward you the prize.

Our prize for our Christmas Challenge is :

Included in the prize are :

1 x white spots on red paper, 1 x red spots on white paper
1 x red tartan paper, 1 x brown tartan paper
1 x snowflakes on pale blue paper
1 x vanilla Bazzill card,  1 x pack Bling
1 x Joy, Hope & Wonder stamp set
1 x double sided tape
1 x A4 sheet Christmas Designs
1 x pack 10 Flower cards & envelopes

We have a new Guest Design Team member.
Shary will be with us for six months, welcome aboard!
Here is her first challenge card, she had used one of our new Christmas stamps, 'Scarves and Hats'.

Our design team have made some stunning cards this month, feast your eyes :


Diane has used
'Let it Snow' and 'Robin Redbreast' sentiment

Francy has used
'Santa's Hat'

Gaynor has used

 Heidi has used
Helen N has used
'Bambino' and 'Sentiments - Christmas'
Marianne has used
'Santa's Hat' stamp set

Our Challenge Rules :

Can we please ask that your card/creation is an original design of your own and not a copy or remake of another card. This is plagiarism and these entries WILL NOT be included. 
(1) You DO NOT need to use a Little Claire stamp to qualify for the prize draw.
(2) You may enter the challenge UP TO 3 TIMES ONLY PLEASE and you may combine with other challenges.
(3) You MUST follow the challenge theme and NO BACKLINKING please, new cards only.
(4) Please provide a link to our blog in your post.
(5) Please leave a link (via link below) to your actual card, not just to your blog.
(6) Please turn off Word Verification on your blogs, it makes it so much easier & quicker to leave a comment on your blog.
(7) The challenge finishes on Friday, 7th November 2014 @ 16.00pm and the new challenge
(# 51) will be open on Saturday, 8th November 2014.
Have fun creating your 'Christmas' cards and we look forward to seeing your entries, good luck!
The Little Claire Team


  1. Well done Crafty Liz and what gorgeous cards from our team, thank you x

  2. I've just seen I'm the winner for the September challenge. Thank you so much! Lots of inspiration from the DT again this month - beautiful cards. x

  3. brilliant makes from the team and well done to the winner. Hugs rachel x

  4. Congratulations Liz! Such a lovely card.
    Gorgeous cards from the DT yet again and welcome to Shary.

  5. Congrats Liz with a beautiful card as a winner!
    Superb Christmas creations by lovely DT's!!

  6. Such lovely creations by all the DT...very inspirational!

    Jennifer. x

  7. Gorgeous DT work! fab chall thanks.

  8. Thank you so much for this lovely challenge, I have just found your challenge so just had to enter my card. Love the DT creations especially the little robin with the mistletoe. Those colours are wonderful.

    Hugs to you Sue Pxxx

  9. Thank you for the fun challenge and the amazing DT work for added inspiration! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

  10. hi. I just wondered why my name has a little bin beside it on my link for my entry?! Is it that bad?! x

  11. Thanks for another great challenge and the fabulous inspirations throughout the month Karen x