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Wednesday 6 January 2016

Challenge #286 - Something New

Good morning everyone and welcome to our first challenge of 2016!!

It's Helen here with this week's challenge.  If you're looking for the winners of our last challenge, they were announced here - make sure you check the post to see if you were a winner or chosen as one of our top 3.

Thank you to everyone who took part in our recent DT call - we'll be announcing our new DT members very soon.

For this week's challenge we'd like to see:


It could be a card for the new year, to welcome a new baby, to say welcome to your new home or maybe something using some new stash you've received or bought.  The choice is yours - just make sure you let us know what your 'something new' is.

Our sponsor for the challenge is the wonderful:

They sell an amazing range of gorgeous products - click on the logo above to have a look at their online store.

The prize on offer for the lucky winner is a £10 voucher (excluding postage)

And here is some inspiration from our wonderful Design Team:

using new dies

I used new Lace trim.

We're looking forward to seeing all your cards

Helen and the rest of the Fab'n'Funky DT 


  1. Gorgeous cards girls they all look FAB
    lorraine x

  2. Fun challenge I just got these new stamps and I was so excited to use them. The DT has done a fab job

  3. Thank you for the challenge. Lovely work by the design team.

  4. Gorgeous DT Creations!! Thanks for the amazing inspiration! Love Sharon's CAS creation.. Love the center house popped! Gorgeous!! Love it!! Thanks for another fun challenge!

    - Susan, {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    {Sentimental Susan - Zibbet}
    {Sentimental Susan - Etsy}
    {Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges}

  5. Thank you for the challenge and for sharing your gorgeous inspirations too Karen x


Many thanks from everyone at "Fab 'n' Funky" Challenges for joining in with us this week. We can't wait to see your project.