Saturday, 27 August 2016

August Technique Challenge

Hello there, It's still August and I know you can't wait to find out the Technique of this week.

Just take a look and I know you will love it!



We can't wait to see all your fabulous creations but first take a look at the work from the design team - it might give you a few ideas for your own cards!

Fabiola

April

Deborah

Patricia


You have until midnight British Summer Time/7:00 p.m. Eastern time Friday September 2nd to link your card.  Happy crafting!

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Thursday, 25 August 2016

August colors winner

Hello there,

Here are this week's winners for our August Color challenge. Thank you all who participated in our challenge. We loved every single one of your entries! :)

The winner of this week is:
#6 Rosi

We also have 5 honourable mentions! Here they are:
#2 Cimbacreativefun

#3 Marina

#7 Craftysahmiam


#10 Robyn Oliver


#14 Lucinda
Christmas card on kraft card with black stamping and red holly berries

Thanks again for playing along with us at 52CCT!  You can grab your badges on the right side of the page. :)

Saturday, 20 August 2016

August Theme Challenge

Hello there,

As you know - a new week brings a new challenge here at 52 Christmas Card Throwdown. Hope you are really to get to it because I know you will love it!

It's theme challenge time and this week we have a really great theme for you. Take a look


Here are the cards the design team have made - please click on our names and visit our blogs.





 Gill



We're looking forward to seeing what you can do with this theme!  You have until midnight British Summer Time/7:00 p.m. Eastern time Friday 26th August,to link your card.  Happy crafting!

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Friday, 19 August 2016

August Sketch Winner



Here are this week's winners for our August Sketch challenge. Thank you for all your wonderful entries - we really enjoyed visiting your blogs!

Here is our honourable mention:

And here is our lovely winner:

Thanks ladies for playing along with us at 52CCT!  You can grab your badges on the right side of the page. :)

Saturday, 13 August 2016

August Colour Challenge

Hello there, hope you had a great week

Here is our second challenge for August and as you all know - it's colour time!
Take a look at which one had we chosen


Please just use the colours listed and no others - thank you. :)

We're looking forward to seeing what you can do with that combo!

Please take a look at all the gorgeous work from the DT.

Patricia

Deborah (finally made it!)

Joy - photo by Deborah Frings - Deborah's Gems


You have until midnight British Summer Time/7:00 p.m. Eastern time Friday, August 19th to link your card.  Happy crafting!

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Friday, 12 August 2016

July 'Pick a Previous' Winners

Here are this week's winners for our 'Pick a Previous Sketch' challenge. Thank you for all your wonderful entries - we really enjoyed visiting your blogs!

We have joint Top Honours!

and our Honourable Mentions go to:

#4 Lisa

#10 Marie

Congratulations to all our winners! Don't forget to take our badges for your blogs. There is still a short amount of time left for you to join our current challenge. Happy crafting!

Saturday, 6 August 2016

August Sketch Challenge

Hello there, it's Kaja. :)  This is my first time hosting the challenge so I hope I will do well!

It's the begining of the month so here is our sketch challenge for the month of August. Take a look at what we have for you this week

 

We're looking forward to seeing what you can do with this sketch!

Here are the design team's interpretations:


April



We're looking forward to see what you create!  You have until 7:00 p.m. Eastern time/midnight BST Friday 12th August to join in our challenge.  Happy crafting!

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Friday, 5 August 2016

July Technique Winners

Hello! Apologies once again for our tardiness in revealing our winners. We were very impressed by the wonderful folding techniques on show. Thank you for sharing your gorgeous cards with us and congratulations to our winners!
Top Honours:

#5 Chris

Honourable Mentions go to:

#8 Cheryl
Double_Pleated_Fold


Thanks again for playing along with us at 52CCT!  

Saturday, 30 July 2016

July - Pick a Previous

We have reached the end of the month and because it's the fifth Saturday we have a special
'Pick a Previous' Challenge - take a look


Take a look HERE and choose a past sketch making sure that it's from this year. Please include a picture of the sketch and the month it was from in your blog post - thank you.

Here's what the dt have done..

Kaja - May 2016

Patricia - February 2016

Deborah - February 2016
Tis the Season - photo by Deborah Frings - Deborah's Gems

April - March 2016

Fabiola, july 2016



We're looking forward to seeing which sketch you choose!  You have until 7:00 p.m. Eastern time/midnight BST Friday 5th August to join in our challenge.  Happy crafting!

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Thursday, 28 July 2016

July Theme Winners

Oops! We're running a little late with this post - but we're all busy with summer events. Our theme challenge was the song The 12 Days of Christmas which gave quite a lot of scope. We had lots of lovely submissions, but sadly some didn't fit with the theme. However, we were able to pick the following Honourable Mentions.

HONOURABLE MENTIONS
(in order of submission)





Congratulations to you all - pick up your badge from the tab and please share it on your blog.

There's still time to play along with this week's challenge which is to make a card with two or more folds - have fun!