Welcome to the ABC Christmas Challenge Blog!

The aim of our challenge is to help us avoid the Christmas Stress and rush to have all your cards ready! Our fortnightly Challenges are themed, We hope you will join us and have at the very least have 25 cards in time for Christmas


Please Read the Rules, and remember that you can enter our challenges as many times as you like and combine your entries with as many challenges as you like too!

Have fun!

Samantha, Helen and the Design team Xx

Wednesday, 13 May 2015

J is for Joy

Hi, it's Carissa here with a new challenge to share with you.
Please scroll down to see the winners of the last challenge.


We are already at the middle of May and Christmas will be here again before we know it. For those of you looking to be prepared and avoid the mad holiday rush, join in on the fun with a new challenge. 
The theme for the next 2 weeks is

 

J for Joy

We have been generously sponsored for this challenge by
Wild Orchid Crafts
Wild Orchid Crafts specialise in selling Mulberry Paper Flowers and many other embellishments for card making, scrapbooking and craft projects. We started selling our mulberry paper roses back in 2005. Since then we've added a large selection of different flowers and colour choices. All of our mulberry paper flowers are made using natural, renewable resources. The flowers are all handmade by experienced crafts people using high quality materials and great care is taken to ensure that they are made to the highest standard and beauty. You can see all of our flowers and embellishments on our website http://www.wildorchidcrafts.com
One lucky winner will receive a £10 gift voucher

The Design Team have come up with some great ideas that we hop will inspire your own wonderful creations. Please pop by our blogs to leave us a comment, we all appreciate it.

 

Chris
(coming soon)

Angela
(coming soon)
     So now it's YOUR turn :-)
You have until 6pm (BST) on Tuesday May 26th to join in

Happy Crafting !

***Must be a Christmas project***

'I' winner and Top 3

Good morning all,
It's Lols (Lorraine A) here with the winner and Top 3 for our last challenge

 
'I' Is For I Love You/For A Loved One

Thanks for all the beautiful entries, we had a great time looking at all of them.

Without further ado here comes the winner and the Top 3:






and the lucky winner is 

No 7  





 
 




The Top 3 are:




No 9 Alison 







Congratulations Everyone!

Please email us by Tuesday 26th May to claim your prize - 
unclaimed prizes may be redrawn or worse still lost
You can find the page for grabbing your blinkie or banner at the top of our blog.

New Challenge posting soon!
See you there...

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

'I' Is For I Love You / For A Loved One

Hi, it's Lols here hosting this new challenge.

Have YOU made a start on your Christmas preparations yet ? If you would like to avoid the last minute panic then I would suggest that you join in with our Christmas Challenges. Come December you will be glad you did ;-) 

Please scroll down to see the winners of the last challenge.

The theme for the next 2 weeks is

 'I' Is For I Love You/For A Loved One

You can use either a sentiment with love' in it,or an image of a couple or a card for a specific person/family member any of these options will do :-)


We are sponsored by the lovely Nichola, owner of Bunny Zoe Crafts  



Bunny Zoe's Crafts is an internet only craft store based in the UK.  We ship world-wide and UK orders over £50.00 qualify for free delivery.  We sell a great selections of rubber stamps, papers and embellishments.  Some of the stamps designs we carry are: A Random Fan, Bebunni, Bildmalarna, Pollycraft, The Greeting Farm, Wild Rose Studio, C.C. Designs, CandiBean, Kaisercraft, La-La Land Crafts, Magnolia, Whimsy plus many more.
thanks Nichola


The Design Team have made some lovely creations to give you some ideas. Please pop by our blogs to leave comment love, we all appreciate it xx thanks xx



Angela - Coming soon

So now it's YOUR turn :-)
You have until 6pm (BST) on Tuesday 12th May to join in

Happy Crafting !

H winner and Top 3

Good morning all,
Dorte here with the winner and Top 3 for our last challenge

  H for Happy Holiday/Christmas

Thanks for all the beautiful entries, we had a great time looking at all of them.
Without further ado here comes the winner and the Top 3:

 
Our sponsor was  Lacey from  Stamp and Create


with the faboulous prize of 

 

and the lucky winner is:
 
# 9 Claire

 
 
 
 
 



The Top 3 are:
 
 
Beautiful white on white card.


 
Glad to se this old hÄngler image in use
 
 
 
#12 Kath
Love your card with stitching



Congratulations Everyone!

Please email us by Tuesday 12th May to claim your prize - 
unclaimed prizes may be redrawn or worse still lost
 
You can find the page for grabbing your blinkie or banner at the top of our blog.

New Challenge posting soon!
See you there...


 

Wednesday, 15 April 2015

H for Happy Holiday

Good morning crafters. It is Wednesday again and welcome back to another letter at ABC Christmas Challenge. 
It's Dorte here and I am back with another fun Christmas challenge to help you along with getting your Christmas cards ready in time.



If you are curious of the winners from our last challenge
 pop down to the post below!!



This time our challenge is:
H for Happy Holiday/Christmas!

(Use a sentiment with the words Happy Holiday/Happy Christmas)
 
I hope you'll like our new theme and join in the 
H challenge.
Samantha made some Freebie Sentiments for you to use
if you want. If you do so, please give her
 the credit for it.







The sponsor for the H challenge is our own Lacey 
from Stamp and Create


with an awesome prize of 



Here are the teamies creations
and a couple coming soon!


Chris -



Angela 
http://angelasbastelwelt.blogspot.de/2015/04/h-for-happy-holidays-bei-abc-christmas.html


 So now it's your turn...we're all really looking forward 
to seeing what you make!

This challenge will close at 6pm (GMT) on Tuesday 28th April 2015.



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