Sunday, March 20, 2016

Winners and DT Favorites -- Monthly Challenge #2 {Love/Valentine}

Happy Day! Today we are going to announce our DT Favorites from Monthly Challenge #2 -- Love/Valentine. Everyone's projects were fantastic!!  So much Love in the Air!!Thank you so much for playing along!! You will find your random winners and DT Favorites below.

We would like to extend a HUGE Thank you to our wonderful and generous sponsors for our February 2016 Challenge. You really help to make the Challenges that much better by providing prizes to give to our winners. Please help us thank our wonderful sponsors by dropping by their shops!!


All Dressed Up
Prize: 2 Images And Our Random.Org Winner is:

No. 39 - Jac *claimed*

Ppinky Dolls Art
Prize: 3 Images
And Our Random.Org Winner is:

No. 8 - Treebug *claimed*

SLS Lines
Prize: 3 Images
And Our Random.Org Winner is:

No. 43 - Jackie*unclaimed - Redrawn on Winners Challenge 4*

Zuri Artsy Craftsy
Prize: 3 Images
And Our Random.Org Winner is:

No 30. - Paper Whims*unclaimed - Redrawn on Winners Challenge 4*

We also have two redraws from our January winners - one was not claimed and we want to thank Cards By Sheena, who won the Imagine That! prize. She let us know she was on that design team so we could redraw for that prize. So thank you Sheena! And here are your two redraws from January:

Doodle Pantry, LLC
Prize: $10 Gift Certificate
And Our Random.Org Winner is:

No. 21 - Granmargaret's Cards N Stuff *unclaimed and redrawn for 2nd time on Winner post Challenge 4*

Imagine That!
Prize: $10 Gift Certificate
And Our Random.Org Winner is:

No. 37 - Cindy *unclaimed and redrawn for 2nd time on Winner post Challenge 4*


Adele's and Joanna's Pick:

No. 46 - Lucy Patrick

Adele's Thoughts: Such a sweet card. I love the sugary pink and the layout. SC image is gorgeous and the colouring is perfect. Fabulous embellishments tie everything together perfectly.

Joanna's Thoughts: I love layout and color combo she used, coloring image is perfect.

Ana Isabel's and BBsButterfly's Pick:

No. 28 - Norma

Ana Isabel's Thoughts: “This card is so sweet” I love the colouring and the design!!! Congrats!!

BBsButterfly's Thoughts: While the card is a simple swing card, the embellishments and paper make it very intricate looking. The use of the flowers and scroll make this a beautiful card. Excellent work!

Annette's Pick:

No. 45 - Teresa

Annette's Thoughts: Looking through the entries there were many I loved, but for some reason this particular entry just kept drawing me back to it all the time. I was mesmerized by the image and how she was coloured, plus the beautiful calmness of the designer paper used in the background. Great work.

Berni's Pick:

No. 36 - Amy Cohen

Berni's Thoughts: Love the CAS feel of this beauty. The image is perfect for a fabulous masculine card.

Deanne's Pick:

No. 49 - Irit Shalom

Deanne's Thoughts: LOVE the color of the card! Beautiful! Flowers are so pretty!!!

Hanne's Pick:

No. 51 - KT Fit Kitty

Hanne's Thoughts: This is such a wonderful Anniversary card! I love the colour scheme and the background. The image is really cute and the flower sequins in blue and green complement the rest of the card nicely.

Kel's Pick:

No. 53 - Jennifer Greco

Kel's Thoughts: Love the embossing, the banner and all the little sequins filling that jar.

Kerri's Pick:

No. 15 - Granne

Kerri's Thoughts: Something about this one just called out to me. I love the layout and the effect given in the overall piece! The digi is beautifully coloured too!

Kraftykoolkat's and Rebecca's Pick:

No. 48 - Kavitha

Kraftykoolkat's Thoughts: I found this so delicate and pretty. Such gorgeous colours and embellishments. AWESOME!!!

Rebecca's Thoughts: I love her beautiful piece of Mixed Media project, love the colour combination and each details on her project. Such a fabulous piece of artwork.

Lynda's Pick:

No. 3 - Heather Mills

Lynda's Thoughts: I couldn't help but smile at this super cute card. I love the sentiment with the cute dinosaur and the little flower is adorable. Just perfect xx

Lynnpenguin's Pick:

No. 2 - Heather Mills

Lynnpenguin's Thoughts: I love the CAS feel to this card the bright colours she used.

Monica's Pick:

No. 18 - MaxiBelle Studio

Monica's Thoughts: I love Alicia’s coloring on the the puppy, he stole my heart! Along with the layout and pattern paper, the card was too cute.

NanaConnie's Pick:

No. 54 - KT Fit Kitty

NanaConnie's Thoughts: I love her non-traditional color combo and the flower embellies she chose. Such a cute image and lovely butterfly embellies, too.

Sandy's Pick:

No. 14 - BlackLissi

Sandy's Thoughts: Love the simplicity of her card and the doodled border incorporating hugs and kisses.

Shirley-Anne's Pick:

No. 33 - Creationsnz/CarolG

Shirley-Anne's Thoughts: Carol’s use of Black and White card colours and metallic pen colouring along with double embossing created a mini master piece , in my opinion.

Traceymo's Pick:

No. 47 - Lucy Patrick

Traceymo's Thoughts: What a sweet image & love the colour combo brilliant Easter card!!

Susan's Pick:

No. 27 - Christine Thomas

Susan's Thoughts: This is a perfect box card! I love that the box is so stuffed! Love all the different hearts and cuts. I love that the outside of the box has extra cuts as well to help decorate. It looks great! Absolutely beautiful! I love it!! It really gives me the motivation to do more of these cute little box cards!

Thank you to EVERYONE who played along with us in February! We thoroughly enjoy seeing what everyone comes up with. We appreciate you and hope you will all play along with us again this month!


  1. Wow, I love it when one of my cards has been chosen as a DT favourite, it always puts a big smile on my face especially reading the lovely comments you take the time to write, so thoughtful. Big hugs to Adele, Joanna and Traceymo for choosing one of my cards :)
    Congrats to all the winners and DT faves, XOX Lucy

  2. Thank you so much Kerri, for the kind words and top spot. Gongratulations to the winners, :)

  3. Thank you so much,i appreciate the time you are taking to leave some nice comments too.Congrats to all the features.

  4. Thanks so much Monica for selecting my puppy card as your fav.

  5. Thanks so much for choosing not just one, but two of my cards!! Thank you DT!