Sunday, January 16, 2011

New Challenges up at PIO and Crafty Hos!

Pile it On has a new challenge up today sponsored by Simon Says Stamps! It is everyones favorite theme - Anything Goes! So head over to the PIO Challenge Blog and show us what you've got! We can't wait to see what you create!

Crafty Ho's has a new challenge up today as well! This week it is a sketch challenge! Our own wonderful RaeAnne provided the sketch for the challenge that I've also used below! For further details on the Ho Challenge and to enter your own fantabulous creations, head over to the HO BLOG.

My card below features a wonderful digi from Designed 2 Delight digital stamps! Each week Delightful Inspirations hosts a progressive challenge featuring D2D Stamps! Everyone who plays along recieves a FREE D2D stamp to use to play along with the following week! You've gotta check it out! All the details are HERE!

This card is apropro for and may have been entered into the following challenges:

PIO - Anything Goes (PIO DT)
AIFactory - Anything Goes (AIF DT)
Crafty Ho's - Sketch Challenge (HO DT)
Catch the Bug - Birthday (Bugaboo DT)
Aud Sentiments- Sentiment of only two words (Aud Sentiments DT)
OLLCB - Bling it on (OLLCB DT)
Designed 2 Delight - Progressive Challenge
SSDS - Anything Goes
Sew Many Cards - Birthdays
The Crafty Pad - Birthdays
Gingerloft - Celebrations
Top Tip Tuesday - Anything Goes
Incy Wincy - Go Dotty
Craft Your Passion - Tie one on
Wee Memories - Ribbon (1 of 2)
Pixie Cottage - Fave coloring method
PaperPlay - Cute
Craft Your Days Away - Anything Goes (GD)
Glitterbabes - Anything Goes
Stamping Vacation - No! No! Tags
Stamping Vacation - Extra Extra
Simply Create - Use punches
Stamping Vacation - Home Sweet Home
2 Sisters - Flowers
Blackleaf Studios - Food/Drink
Copic Creations - Something New + Use Copics (Flowers, DP, and digi are new)
Woodware - With Heart (Limit 1 Entry)
Scrapbook Sisters - Hearts Desire
Creatalicious - Love theme with Ribbon
Really Reasonable Ribbon - Hearts + Ribbon
Wags 'n Whiskers - With Love
Southern Girls - Totally Loved Up (Limit 1 Entry)
Daring Cardmakers - Recipe Challenge (1 image, 2 ribbons, 3 DPs) *
Delicious Doodles - 3 Colors (Pink/Brown/White)
The Stamp Man - Distressing
Cooking it Up with Katie - Recipe (Love+embossing+pink)
Dutch Dare - All Stitched Up
Do You Stack Up - Distressing (1 of 3)
Sassy Studio Design - Something old from your stash (ribbon/lace/pearls I've had for awhile!)
Some Odd Girl - Embossing
Stamp Insanity - Let it all hang out (Let things hang off edges)
Stampin' B's - Diecuts
Stampavie - Glitter 
By the Cute and Girly - Bling it On!
Pollycraft - New Things (Flowers, DP, and digi are new)
Cupcake Craft - New Things (Flowers, DP, and digi are new)
Creative Cottage - Something New (Flowers, DP, and digi are new)
Creative Cowgirls - New Things (Flowers, DP, and digi are new)
My Partner in Crafting Crime - Something New (Flowers, DP, and digi are new)
Lexis Creations - Say it with Love
Bunny Zoe - Love is in the Air
Scrap Creations - Love is in the Air
My Time to Crafts - Chocolate!
Karber Weekly - Digi + Pearls
Patties Creations - Anything Goes (1 of 2)
Tellens Place - Ribbon (Limit 1 Entry)
If the Shoe Fits - Photo Insp.
Phindy's Place - Valentines or For a loved one
Crafty Purple Frog - New Things
Stamp Something - Anything Goes (w/Stamps)
Corrosive - (#99) Lace and Pearls
Corrosive - (#96) Bling it On
365 Cards - (Day 319) In Stitches (Running stitch & Blanket stitch)


  1. Hiya. Such a beautiful card. Gorgeous colours and that image is wonderful. Love that delicious big bow. Thank you for joining us at Tellens Place and good luck. Happy crafting.
    With love, Sandra xx

  2. Hi Scrappy
    fabulous card,lovely image & design, hank you for joining us at The Creative Cottage & Totally Papercrafts this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x

  3. Wow...I must say I impressed at how many challenges you can enter this card into. I have just been in search for challenges to enter my card into and came up with five. lol.
    This is a beautiful the layout and thanks for joining in the Extra Extra, Home Sweet Home and the No No challenges at Stamping Vacation

  4. Another REALLY CUTE birthday creation! Thanks for sharing at The Sisterhood!

  5. Very pretty card. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

  6. What a cute card, love the colour scheme (pink is my fave). Thanks for joining in with our Flower theme at 2 Sisters Challenge blog this week. Hope you join in again next week. Annette xx

  7. WOW enterd for 72 challenges, that is amazing Srappy, so iz yr card, I think you hit the record with entering challenges, thanks playing along with DD this week

  8. Very yummy! Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.

  9. Scrappy - I never knew your 'real' name is Yvonne! Love your glittery cupcake image, and I don't know, there must be one more challenge out there somewhere in blogland that you missed, LOL!
    Well Done!
    Thanks for playing in our challenge!
    ☺ Sandi
    DT Lead Team 1 for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

  10. Very nice card, great colours and a sweet image (good enough to eat -lol). Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations this week.

    Your list of challenges is quite amazing - wow.

  11. What a beautiful birthday card - that cupcake looks yummy! Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends and WoodwareUSA!

  12. Cute card! Thanks for joining in the fun at DYSU

  13. Hi scrappy. A lovely card, well balanced with the embellies. Great colour scheme.
    Thankyou for joining us at Tellen's Place this week and hope to see you back next time

  14. Such a sweet, creation! I'm so glad you played along with us at Wee Memories this week!

  15. Fun card! Thanks for playing with us this week at TTT! :)

  16. Cute card- love the touch of pearls -Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

  17. scrappy! how the heck are ya. been a while. hope all is well.

    simply stunning card - and pink - i love pink! thank you so much for sharing it with us at glitterbabe's.

    hugs :)

  18. OMG its amazing so many challenges you partipate in - you should have a prize for that. I love all the red but especially the little cluster with the sentiment. Thanks for joining us this week at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.

  19. Pink and brown always work for me. Love the image. Thanks for joining us at Tellen's Place.

  20. Scrappy, What a cute card! Love the image too, Thanks for joining us this week at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.
    hugs ♥

  21. Fabulous card Scrappy....great choice of colors!!
    Thank you for joining us at Simply Create for the punches challenge I do hope that you will join us for our next challenge.
    Linda - DT Simply Create

  22. that cupcake looks delicious
    thanks for joining the DYSU challenge


  23. what a wonderful card

    thanks for playing with us at the Fairy Tale


  24. Wow fun card, great image and lovely colouring and background papers,
    thanks for joining us at Secret Crafter: 117: With Love,
    Good luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget :) x.

  25. Thanks for joining us at Delicious Doodles Challenge! Good luck!

    Saskia :)

  26. Oh wow girl, you are not playing with these challenges! Great card and good luck to you! Thanks for playing at "The Shoe!"


  27. What a cute card Scrappy ! Love the DP ! Hugs and love from Catherine

  28. Gorgeous Flowers Scrappy :D Thank you for joining in at Creative Cowgirls XXX

  29. Great card!

    Thank you for joining us again at Top Tip Tuesday @ Please come back on Tuesday for another brilliant tip! :)



  30. Too cute!! Love the Pink and Brown! Thanks again for joining us at Pixie Cottage. Keep them coming!

  31. Hi Scrappy! A real beauty. Thanks for sharing with us at TCP. Hugs x

  32. Very cute card. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


  33. A fabulous card.Thanks for sharing with us at

  34. What a pretty card! Thank you for playing with us at Glitterbabe´s Challenge, hugs!

  35. Just became a follower , you are amazing. It would be great if you could share your secret of how you keep all of your challenges organized, there are so many.You entered this card in over 50 challenges, how do you do it? I'm in awe! you must never sleep, please share your secret? Oh and I love the music

  36. Thanks for joining us at paperplay with this gorgeous card, lovely colours, hugs Liz xx

  37. Yummy image!! Thanks for sharing with My Partner in Crafting Crime, Robin

  38. Yummy card Scrappy - very sweet. :)
    Thanks for sharing with us at The Crafty Pad challenge this week. :)

    Debbie The Crafty Pad

  39. Oh, so jummy!!!! It´s so very pritty! Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge xx Bianca

  40. Cute card. Love the bright colours. I love the soft colours. Thanks for joining us at Phindy's Place.

  41. What a cute card. Thank you for playing with Speedy's Friends.

  42. Such a yummy card!! I love all of the sparkle!! Thanks for joining with us at Glitterbabe's challenge this week!!HUGS

  43. Very pretty :-) Thanks for playing with 365 Cards!

  44. Scuh a darling cupcake card and wonderful flowers added. Thanks for joining the Stampin B's die cut challenge this week.

  45. So pretty! I love the chocolate and pink! Thank you for joining Desgined2Delight challenges again!!

  46. oh gorgeous and a great interpretation of our Love theme at the SCSC thank you so much for sharing your lovely work with us
    Hugs Kate xx

  47. Very sweet!! =)
    Thanks for sharing at The pixie Cottage

  48. Beautiful "With Love" card

    Thanks for joining us on Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge :)

    Hugs Jane x

  49. Super cute card thanks for sharing x
    Thanks for joining us at cooking it up with Katie this week x
    ((hugs)) Suzie xx

  50. Wowzers sure know how to hit up all the challenges! lol! Love your "yummy" looking card and glad u joined us at Copic Creations!

  51. WoW!!! The card is great but I am still befuddled by all of those challenges! Must have taken forever to sign up for them all!
    Thanks so much for joining us this week @ Really Reasonable Ribbon's Ramblings challenge!
    I am now one of your followers.  ;)  I would love it if you came to visit my blog and become a follower too!
    True :D

  52. Love this charming birthday card, Yvonne! Simply darling! Thanks for playing with us at Etsy Inspired Challenge!

  53. Cute card, love the adorable image and soft ribbon! :D


  54. Great card Scrappy, lovely cake, thanks forjoining us at TPC
    Joey x

  55. Yum what a delicious card!

    Thank you for joining us and taking the Phindy’s Place Challenge, do hope you’ll join us again this Friday!

  56. What a lovely card, Scrappy! thank you for joining Lexi's Creations this week, Miria xx

  57. Super card scrappy!
    Thanks for Cooking It Up With Katie and playing in The Pixie Cottage this week :)

  58. Hi again, dropping by to add thank you for taking the Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hope you’ll join us again today!

  59. Super cute!

    Thanks for playing EtsyInspired this week!

  60. what a nice and delicious card.......thanks for joining Fairy Fun Fridays!
    xxx Margreet

  61. fabulous card Yvonne as you always do hun, love the pinks, how on earth do you find so many challenges, I usually find loads myself but never as many as you do, thanks for joining us at Gingerloft this week, Wendy xx

  62. What a nice card!
    Thanks for joining us at the Phindy's Place challenge and hope to see you back...
    xxx Anne-Marije

  63. such a sweet card...thanks for joining us at WNW...Debs x

  64. Love your colours and the bow! Thanks for playing at DYSU this week,

  65. What a long list, and you have not mentioned the Stampman!!! But that's where I found your yummy card. So thanks for playing this time

  66. Super cute card! I can't believe you were able to enter in all those challenges! Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week. :)

  67. WOW - look at all the challenges you entered this beautiful card into! It's so beautiful Scrappy! It's a sweet cupcake and the details with it are so lovely! Thanks for joining us at Tellen's Place this week! :~)

  68. I love the roses and the lovely image on your card. Thanks for joining us on Pattie's Creation Design Challnge this week.
    PC Design Team 1 Lead

  69. A fun card! I love the little hearts on the cupcake, really cute! Thanks for joining in the fun with us over at EIC!

  70. mmm yummy, love the candy hearts!
    Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

  71. Totally adorable!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Fairytale Challenge
    Hugs Nela

  72. great card! thanks for joining the corrosive challenge!

  73. Glad you got loved up with us at Southern Girls! Hope you're having a great week,Julie.x

  74. Wow, this looks scrumptious Scrappy - great use of Rae Anne's sketch! Thanks so much for sharing it with our challenge at SEW MANY CARDS this week:)

  75. Wow! Scrappy! You make this card for so so so many challenges!
    It's a cute card.:)
    Thanks for joining us at SC,2SC FTC and SMC. Hope to see you again.:)
    ~hugs~darling Ho~

  76. delightful card! great job with all of the challenges! thanks for playing along with us at the Shoe!

  77. Delicious card!
    Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
    Helen x

  78. Lovely card. Thanks for playing along at Corrosive Challenge.

  79. Fantastic card! Love your take on the "With Love" challenge. Thanks for playing along with the Wags 'n Whiskers challenge last week. Our new challenge this week is: Fairy Special Challenge - use a Fairy or Angel. We hope you can play along again!!
    Also, just wanted to let you know that we released the fairies today as digis.

  80. Oh it's yummy enough to eat! Thanks for playing along in the copic creations challenge!

  81. Hi Yvonne.

    Wow this really looks good enough to eat! Such a great image with those hearts - just perfect for Valentines Day :) Gorgeous flowers and I love those tiny heart pins!

    Thanks for joining the Creatalicious Valtines Ribbon Challenge.

    Sharon x

  82. Thats one gorgeous card
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week
    Wendi & Annie

  83. What a fantastic card!
    Thanks so much for playing at Wee Memories.

  84. Very yummy looking. I can almost taste the cupcake...
    Thank you for entering the BTC&G challenge this month.
    Geraldine x