Please do not enter our challenge using Sherri Baldy images. We do not allow these images to be used in projects by our DT for this blog so ask that you do not enter using her images. Entries that do so will be removed. Thanks.

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Looking For a Couple of DT Members


Are you from Aussie or NZ and would fancy being on the team here at SGC?
We are a friendly tight knit team with some of us being here together for over 5 years! We are looking for a couple of new DT Lovelies to join us.
Sponsor images available to card makers that are on the team but we would also love a scrapbooker, art journaler or MM artist to join the team.
You can apply by sending a bio about yourself and a couple of samples of your work to louiseforsyth.su@gmail.com

The Winner's Circle ~ Team Trace ~ Smash Your Stash!


Welcome back to the Winner's Circle
for challenge #167


Thank you to everyone who joined in our last challenge
we love visiting your fabulous blogs but as you know
(in my best Highlander voice)
there can be only one!


Our lucky winner for the 
'Team Trace 'Smash Your Stash' challenge #167
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(drum roll please)
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is
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#26
it's you chick!

Here is Heather's sweet entry

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our Fabulous Sponsor


Congratulations lovely!!
Please take your Winners badge from above
and email Tracy at tracy(dot)rich(at)xtra(dot)co(dot)nz
to claim your prize.


We are always so impressed with the amazing talent out there in blogland,
which makes it very hard to choose a Top 5 from our awesome entries.
The task this challenge fell to our lovely Meighan.

Ladies, Come On Down
To The Winner's Circle


#8 Rutscht
A beautiful layout and image.
I just love the colours and the beautiful sentiment.

Diane, a fabulous card for your sister. Love the image
and all the sentiments. I bet your Sister loved it!

#21 Heather Mills
(must be your lucky day!)
Super card and you have definitely raided your stash for that mulberry paper Heather.
I love the texture and the perfect sentiment for the image. 

#17 Christi C
A lovely romantic card Christi. Love the beautiful die
you have used and the creative gate fold.

I just adore the rich colours of the background paper you have used and the
colours used to colour the image.  An adorable image and super layout.

That is one outstanding line up of talent.
Congratulations to you all and thank you to our lovely
Meighan for making the Top 5 choices and for her fab comments.

Ladies, your creations are wonderful, innovative, creative,
inspirational and oh so perfect for our Team Trace 'Smash Your Stash' Challenge
We honour your crafting genius.

 Welcome to the Southern Girls Winners Circle
Please take your Top 5 badge and wear it on your blog with pride

Please remember too folks we have a 'three entries only' rule,
no use of derivative artists and no more than 10 challenges in total.
Please make sure you're eligible for the prizes by following our simple rules

Hugs and happy crafting
Meighan, Wends and the Southern Girls Design Team

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Shake Your Groove Thing, or just make it wiggle a bit with Team Lou.

hello and welcome to a new challenge here at Southern Girls.

This time we have made things a bit trickier but we hope we still get lots of entries as the sponsors prizes are VERY generous!

This fortnight we would like to see something movable on your project.
The SGC Design Team Lovelies have provided some fantastic inspiration projects to get your creative minds thinking of the endless possibilities.

Thank you to our 2 wonderful sponsors for this challenge....

Ppinkydolls

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And here are those awesome projects I was talking about ....

Karen O
Pull out sentiment card
using Seam Binding and flower from
Wild Orchid Crafts

Pinwheel throwback

Louise
To Follow

Using Pegasus from Ppinkydolls

Wendy
Using Heart PinsWhite GypsophilaWhite Feather & Green Cabochon
all available (or similar) from Wild Orchid Crafts


We look forward to seeing your creations
But PLEASE have a look at our rules before entering
There aren't many, but we have to discount so many entries
when the rules are not followed and we don't like having to delete
your gorgeous creations. So please, please follow our simple rules to enter

New creations only please ~ no backlinking

Please link directly to the post you're entering
Please remember ~ ONE entry only per person in Anything Goes Challenges, you may enter 3 projects in themed challenges but number from your second entry ie Louise #2 NZ.
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
If you are located in Australia or NZ please add your country to your link name.
No derivative artist images please, see header for details
You can make any papercraft creation you like, we love them all


Thursday, 31 August 2017

The Winner's Circle ~ Challenge #166: Add Some Stamping

Welcome back to the Winner's Circle
for challenge #166
'Add Some Stamping'


Thank you to everyone who joined in our last challenge
we love visiting your fabulous blogs but as you know
(in my best Highlander voice)
there can be only one!


Our lucky winner for the 
'Team Lou Add Some Stamping' challenge #166
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-
(drum roll please)
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-
is
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-
#45
it's you chick!

Here is Jaana's beautiful entry


Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our Fabulous Sponsor



Congratulations lovely!!
Please take your Winners badge from above
and email Tracy at tracy(dot)rich(at)xtra(dot)co(dot)nz
to claim your prize.


We are always so impressed with the amazing talent out there in blogland,
which makes it very hard to choose a Top 5 from our awesome entries.
The task this challenge fell to our lovely blog mama Lou

Ladies, Come On Down
To The Winner's Circle


Love the purple and that it is a journal page! Awesome stuff.

Blankina
Lovely colours and colouring.

Kathie's Kardz

What an adorable little duck. Loving the flower and the spots and stripes combo.

Bass Lady

Awesomely effective duo colour bookmark.  

Claudia

I love bright colours and this card is so beautiful and bright!

That is one outstanding line up of talent
Congratulations to you all and thank you to our lovely
Lou for making the Top 5 choices and for her fab comments.

Ladies, your creations are wonderful, innovative, creative,
inspirational and oh so perfect for our Team Lou 'Add Some Stamping' Challenge
We honour your crafting genius.

 Welcome to the Southern Girls Winners Circle
Please take your Top 5 badge and wear it on your blog with pride

Please remember folks we have a 'three entries only' rule,
no use of derivative artists and no more than 10 challenges in total.
Please make sure you're eligible for the prizes by following our simple rules

Hugs and happy crafting
Louise, Wends and the Southern Girls Design Team

Thursday, 24 August 2017

RETRO CHALLENGE - Smash your stash with Team Trace

Hi and welcome to this fortnights challenge here at SGC.
This challenge we want to see some older product on your projects so dig through your supplies for some things that you have had for more than a year.

Thanks to our awesome sponsor Polkadoodles who have provided images for our Design Team Lovelies to use on their projects

Polkadoodles


Here are the design team projects to inspire you.
Please visit their blogs and leave some love <3 div="" nbsp="">



Using Mr Foxy


We look forward to seeing your creations
But PLEASE have a look at our rules before entering
There aren't many, but we have to discount so many entries
when the rules are not followed and we don't like having to delete
your gorgeous creations. So please, please follow our simple rules to enter

New creations only please ~ no backlinking

Please link directly to the post you're entering
Please remember ~ ONE entry only per person in Anything Goes Challenges, you may enter 3 projects in themed challenges but number from your second entry ie Louise #2 NZ.
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
If you are located in Australia or NZ please add your country to your link name.
No derivative artist images please, see header for details
You can make any papercraft creation you like, we love them all

Thursday, 17 August 2017

The Winner's Circle ~ Challenge #165

I've been taking a break from the Top 5 posts
for a short while and want to say a special thank you
to our lovely Sarah, who very capably stepped in to cover for me
You are awesome and I'm so grateful! Mwah xoxo


Thank you to everyone who joined in our last challenge
we love visiting your fabulous blogs but as you know
there can be only one!



Our lucky winner for the 
'Team Trace Flower Power' challenge #165
-
(drum roll please)
-
is
-
-
#23
it's you chick!

Here is Shona's beautiful entry

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our Fabulous Sponsor



Congratulations!!
Please take your Winners badge from above
and email Tracy at tracy(dot)rich(at)xtra(dot)co(dot)nz
to claim your prize.


We are always so impressed with the amazing talent out there in blogland,
which makes it very hard to choose a Top 5 from our awesome entries.
The task this challenge fell to our lovely Clarinda.

Ladies, Come On Down
To The Winner's Circle


#5 ~ Marlene
I picked this card because I loved the colours... very cute.

#11 ~ Allisa
Your card is so bright and beautiful and I loved your use
of a flower shaped mandala. It made me smile just looking at it.

#14 ~ Janis
Your little gift box is so pretty and I love the colours used.
I really want to do more of that type of project myself and you have inspired me.


#34 ~ Karren
I love your clean uncluttered style. Simple but elegant.

#55 ~ Katrina
This card is so unique and I love the technique used to make it.
Also I think the colours came together so beautifully.


That is one outstanding line up of talent
Congratulations to you all and thank you to our lovely
Clarinda for making the Top 5 choices and for her fab comments.

Ladies, your creations are wonderful, innovative, creative,
inspirational and oh so perfect for our Team Trace 'Flower Power' Challenge
We honour your crafting genius.

 Welcome to the Southern Girls Winners Circle
Please take your Top 5 badge and wear it on your blog with pride

Please remember folks we have a 'three entries only' rule,
no use of derivative artists and no more than 10 challenges in total.
Please make sure you're eligible for the prizes by following our simple rules

Hugs and happy crafting
Clarinda, Wends and the Southern Girls Design Team