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Wednesday 29 October 2014

Challenge #235 - Christmas

Good Morning,

Pat here welcoming you to a new challenge at Fab'n'Funky, but before I tell you about our new challenge though I would like to thank you all for your entries in our last challenge, we had some great projects to "Make us Laugh" please scroll down to find out if you are a winner.

Now back to our new challenge, as it is the last challenge of the month we have our usual Christmas theme and if you have been entering each month you will have a nice start to your Christmas collection.


We have two super sponsors for you this week:

StampArt Design by Kathryne

with a prize of 5 digi's of the winner's choice

* * * * *

Dilly Beans

Dilly Beans Digi Stamps

with a prize of 3 digi's of the winner's choice

We have a lovely GDT with us this week

Jacquel Bowman won this lovely image in our last challenge
sponsored by Stampart Design by Kathryne
and she has made this fab card for us
using the lovely Allanah available here

Using Santa Mouse from Stampart Design by Kathryne available here

 Using Owl-Ways Winter by StampArt Design by Kathryne


Pat K using Dilly Beans #509 Amalia's Christmas Lights

 Using Owl-Ways Winter by StampArt Design by Kathryne


using Little Bear Winter Fun
 from Stampart design by Kathryne available here

Some fabulous creations from the Design Team to give you inspiration, we look forward to seeing your creations.

Pat and the Design Team

Results of Challenge #234 - 'In Stitches'

Hello gorgeous peeps, another week has rolled around 
and it's time to announce our Winner!

A big thank you to everyone who entered
our 'In Stitches' challenge this week.
We only had a few entries
but they were brilliant!

So without further ado....
Our fabulous Winner
drawn at random

Winning the 2 digi stamps of their choice from

Dr Digi's House of Stamps


Number 11 ~ Jessi
(Check out the cool sentiment on this card peeps!)

Congratulations Jessi!!

Well done and please email Judith at the address in the sidebar 
to claim your prize and take your winners badge
 to wear with pride on your blog!

Now for our Top 3, okay you twisted my arm
this week it's a Top 5! - in numerical order

2 ~ Toni

5 ~ Stephanie

6 ~ Janja

14 ~ Ginny

22 ~ Kerys

Love all  your fabulous entries and
wonderful mix of stitching and humour!

Well done to all of you!
Please take your Top 3 badge from our side bar.

We hope we see you all back for our new challenge
which starts at 9am this morning.

Big hugs,
Wends and the Fab'n'Funky DT girls

Wednesday 22 October 2014

Challenge #234 - "In Stitches" Let's Have A Laugh

Hi ya gorgeous peeps. Boy that week flew past!
Congratulations to our Winner and fabulous Top 3
from the last challenge. Check the post below for details.
It's time now to kick off another fun and fabulous
challenge at Fab 'n' Funky.

They've let me loose on the blog again,
so just for laughs, I thought we'd well, er, have some laughs!
This week, we want to see your funny creations,
anything that'll give us a giggle.

If you're not finding life funny right now,
how about you enter with the alternate play on words
and show us your creations using stitching.

Better still, do both!!

However you decide to play our challenge
this week, we want you to have fun.
So grab your crafty stash and join us.

We were spoilt to bits this week to be given
some fun images from our sponsor to play with.

Our Winner will receive 2 digi stamps of their choice from

Dr Digi's House of Stamps

A Word From Our Sponsor:

Welcome to the brilliantly bizarre brain of Dr. Digi's House of Stamps.
Here you will find monsters, aliens, oddballs and Dundertons.
As well as many more wonderful digital stamps.
Our artist and founder cut his teeth in the craft world
at the company 'Just Inklined', where his
unique digi's made a huge impression.

We're hoping to continue to entertain and amuse,
with our growing catalogue of great value
digi's with a sense of humour.

We have some great news too this week!
 For those of you who visit us regularly you'll
have seen the creations from our lovely
GDT's Alison and Helen.
 Well I'm delighted to say.......
 they are both joining us at Fab'n'Funky
as permanent DT members! Woohoo!
 We're so happy you are staying with us girls.

Now, check out the mad talent from all of our DT crew.
If you love what they did, be sure to visit their
blogs and leave them some love.
(We get a kick out of it too!)

Using Man Flu

Using Karaoke Claus

Using Biffo (Pre-Coloured)

Using Made for Each Other (Pre-Coloured)

Using 'Nessie' From Dr Digi

Using Biffo (Pre-Coloured)

Using Hole in One Hal  (Pre-Coloured)

Thanks for playing along with us this week.
We can't wait to see what you come up with for this challenge.
Happy Hugs from Wends and the Fab 'n' Funky Crew.

Results of last weeks Christmas Challenge at Fab'n'Funky Challenges

Good morning all

Oh what an inspirational talented bunch you are!!
I've so enjoyed visiting everyone who entered our challenge last week
There are some fabulous Christmas cards out there!

So without further ado....
Here is the result 

Winner of the voucher from Stitchy Bear digis is

Drawn at random

Well done Lesley - email me (Judith) at the address in the side bar to claim your prize
and take your winners badge to wear with pride!

and our top 3 - in no particular order

Well done to all of you - please take your top 3 badge from our side bar 

Hope we see you all back for our new challenge which starts at 9am this morning

Judith and the Fab'n'Funky DT girls

Wednesday 15 October 2014

Challenge #233 - Christmas - Optional Twist Bags, Boxes and Tags

Good morning all

It's Judith here hosting this weeks challenge

  sponsored this week by the fabulous

Stitchy Bear's Digi Outlet

Who are offering a fab $10 to spend instore

Have you checked the results of last weeks challenge yet to see if you were one of our winners
we had some fab entries- I hope you were one of the lucky ones!

I decided to go with a Christmas theme again in an effort to get you all crafting for Christmas
- you really will thank me later!!

the full theme is

(with an optional twist of tags, bags and boxes)

the team got a selection of images to play with
 - there is a fabulous Christmas section over at Stitchy Bear's Designs - you should go check it out!!


Pat K
 using Stitchy Bear Stamps - Snowflake Butterfly with sentiment

using Stitchy Bear Stamps - Beary Happy Winter Bear found  HERE

using Stitchy Bear Stamps - Skating Snowman found HERE

Using Spari Fairy from Stitchy Bear Stamps

Using Skating Snowman  HERE


Aren't they fab! - now its your turn, we'd love to see what you can do with this theme

Judith and the Fab'n'Funky DT girls

Tuesday 14 October 2014

Winner and Top 3 of Challenge #232 ~ Anything with Ribbon...

Good evening all....It's Wendy here with our winners and Top 3 from our Anything Goes with Ribbon challenge. There were so many fabulous entries, I had a really hard job choosing the Top 3... Oops 4, just too hard to decide.

Our lucky winner from The Ribbon Girl

Selected by Random Org is....

No 102 Shirley

Congratulations Shirley.... please can you email Judith (address in our side bar) and take your winner's badge.

And here's my Top 3.....Oops 4 :)

No 81 Louise

N0 32 Netty's Cards

No 79 Fiona

No 125 Sharon - Nellies Handmade Cards

Well done to you all, stunning creations.... please take your Top 3 badge from the side bar.

Thank you to everyone who played along with us and hope to see you back in the morning to join us for a new challenge ....

Wendy and all the Fab'n'Funky Design team.

Wednesday 8 October 2014

Challenge #232 ~Anything with ribbon.

Morning all....It's Wendy here, with a great new Challenge for you.

Many thanks to everyone who joined in with us last week, so many fabulous entries...Please scroll down to post below this one to find out if you were a lucky winner or made Top 3.
Congratulations to you all....


For this weeks Challenge I have chosen the theme of....

"Anything with ribbon"

Our fabulous sponsor this week is...

The Ribbon Girl

Who are offering a fab prize of  a £10 voucher to spend in store

Here's some fab inspiration from the DT...




Pat K


Alison  GDT



Helen GDT


Do hope you will play along with us this week, can't wait to see all your gorgeous ribbon creations...have fun!

Wendy and the Fab'n'Funky DT