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Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Double D Nautical Challenge

Breaking News!!

We have  a NEW challenge blog starting on July 13th
that will normally start on the FIRST Saturday of each month
and end on the last day of each month and it is 
Love Those Pretty Patterned Papers
where the theme is to use your 'hoard' of pattern papers
you can read all about it HERE! 

Hello Double D fans,
it's time for a new challenge theme and it is 
NAUTICAL!

We have a fun mood board for inspiration but you can
create anything as long as the 'nautical' theme is used!


The design teams have some awesome inspiration to share with you
and to hopefully inspire you to play along!!

TEAM DIANE
 




Doni (RIP our friend)
 



 
 
TEAM DARLENE


WOW, what  wonderful inspiration these ladies have shared!!
Be sure to pop over to their personal blogs by clicking on their names to  
find more details on their creations and leave them some love!!

REMEMBER:  We have a fun prize to give away to one lucky player,
which will be chosen by Random.org

Today's prize offering is:


DUE TO INCREASED SHIPPING COSTS,
WE WILL NO LONGER BE ABLE TO SHIP PRIZES INTERNATIONALLY
but, international designers are certainly welcome to
play for the Top winner and Top 3 honors ... we love seeing your designs!

Our rules are listed above (under the header and in our sidebar).
Please read and follow the rules and our theme as well.

It is not required, but we would LOVE to have you follow our blog
and share our blog badge to help spread the word.

In addition to the prize offered,
Top Creative Winner and Top 3 will be chosen by the Design Team.
(Just to be clear ... Random.org chooses the prize winner
The Top Creative Winner and Top 3 are
chosen by our Design Team)
Now, it's your turn!!

OUR NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION!

With the many challenge blogs we (Diane & Darlene) run (8 to be exact), over the last several years we have made it a point to comment on every challenge entry. But starting this year we will just be sharing one BIG THANK YOU to all of you who continue to support our challenges by playing along.  It has just become too time consuming.
 But please know, we TRULY APPRECIATE EACH & EVERY ONE OF YOU.
  
You have until 8 PM Sunday,July 14th to enter.
Our winners will be announced on the Tuesday before the start of a new challenge.
Looking forward to seeing YOUR creations ...

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter
 
 

Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Reach for the STARS WINNERS

 

Hello Double D Friends!

It's time to announce our winners!
The Double D girls have voted and a very hard decision as ALL the entries
were so inspiring and creative, but it was narrowed down and our winners are:

  Top 3 Winners

 #3  Elle-Jeanne

 

 #9  Johanna

 

#19   Nanny's Pansy Patch

 

 Congratulations!

Please grab your Top 3 Badge from our sidebar
to display proudly on your blogs.


The TOP WINNER of our challenge goes to . . .
 
 
 
 
 CONGRATULATIONS!
Please grab your WINNERS badge from our sidebar 
to display proudly on your blog!

AND,
Our Random.org PRIZE WINNER is . . .
 
 
 
 
 
 Congratulations !
 
"NEW TANGIBLE PRIZE WINNER RULES"
 
If you live within the U.S.A., today's winner MUST contact us BEFORE  July 17th
otherwise the prize will be forfeited.   Please contact Darlene at:  akadafney@yahoo.com
with your snail mail address.
 
IF you are International, please grab our new 'International Random Prize Winner' Badge (found on the sidebar) and display it proudly on your blog.  We are saddened by the extreme rise in postage costs making it necessary to mail only within the USA but thrilled you have come to join our challenge fun.
 
Thanks again to everyone who entered our challenge.
Please come back tomorrow for another
fabulous challenge and gorgeous mood board.

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Reach for the STARS

 Welcome back Double D Friends!

Thanks so much for all your support!  We sure love seeing all the amazing designs you all share each and every challenge!  I for one am looking forward to seeing what you do with today's theme ...

STARS

Here's our inspiration board to help get you started: 

 
Now let's take a peek at the amazing designs the teams have
come up with for even more inspiration . . .
 
 
Team DARLENE

  Darlene

 

 aNNie


Birgit

Leslie


 

WOW!  And even more amazing designs from Team DIANE

 Diane 

 Donna

Doni

(RIP dear friend)

 

 

Fantastic!  What wonderful inspiration these ladies have shared!!

Be sure to pop over to their personal blogs by clicking on their names to  
find more details on their creations and leave them some love!!

REMEMBER:  We have a fun prize to give away to one lucky player,
which will be chosen by Random.org

Today's prize offering is: 

 

Our rules are listed above (under the header and in our sidebar).

Please read and follow the rules and our theme as well.
It is not required, but we would LOVE to have you follow our blog
and share our blog badge to help spread the word.

In addition to the prize offered,
Top Creative Winner and Top 3 will be chosen by the Design Team.
(Just to be clear ... Random.org chooses the prize winner
The Top Creative Winner and Top 3 are
chosen by our Design Team)
Now, it's your turn!!
  
You have until 8 PM Sunday, June 30th to enter.
Our winners will be announced on the Tuesday before the start of a new challenge.
Looking forward to seeing YOUR creations ...

OUR NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION!

With the many challenge blogs we (Diane & Darlene) run (8 to be exact), over the last several years we have made it a point to comment on every challenge entry. But starting this year we will just be sharing one BIG THANK YOU to all of you who continue to support our challenges by playing along.  It has just become too time consuming.
 But please know, we TRULY APPRECIATE EACH & EVERY ONE OF YOU.
 

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter
 
 

 

Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Pick Three Challenge Winners

It's time to announce our winners at Double D,
thank you to everyone that played along in our
Pick Three challenge,
we hope you had as much fun as we did.
As always, it was a very difficult decision to choose our winners
with so many beautiful and creative cards to choose from
but the teams have voted and the results are as follows:

 Top 3

#6 Glenda






Congratulations!
Please grab your Top 3 Badge from our sidebar
to display proudly on your blogs.


The TOP WINNER of our challenge goes to . . .


CONGRATULATIONS!

Please grab your WINNERS badge from our sidebar 
to display proudly on your blog!

AND,
Our Random.org PRIZE WINNER is . . .




Congratulations !

"NEW TANGIBLE PRIZE WINNER RULES"
 
If you live within the U.S.A., today's winner MUST contact us BEFORE July 3rd
otherwise the prize will be forfeited.   Please contact Diane at:  
dianegreghov@att.net
with your snail mail address.
 
IF you are International, please grab our new 'International Random Prize Winner' Badge (found on the sidebar) and display it proudly on your blog.  We are saddened by the extreme rise in postage costs making it necessary to mail only within the USA but thrilled you have come to join our challenge fun. 

Thanks again to everyone who entered our challenge.
Please come back tomorrow for another
fabulous challenge and gorgeous mood board.   



Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Pick Three~Something OLD~NEW~BORROWED or BLUE

Hello Double D Fans!
It's time for a new challenge theme and being June
we have a super fun one for you.
Our theme is :

PICK THREE of any of the below:
Something OLD, Something NEW Something BORROWED and/or Something BLUE
Example:  can be an old stamp, die, paper etc, or new of the same, or something borrowed from another crafter
and/or something blue, just have fun with it!
We have a fun mood board to inspire you even more!


Our design teams have been super creative with this theme
so be sure to visit there blogs to see what 'their' pick threes were!
 
TEAM DIANE
 




Doni (RIP our friend)
 


 
TEAM DARLENE
WOW, what  wonderful inspiration these ladies have shared!!
Be sure to pop over to their personal blogs by clicking on their names to  
find more details on their creations and leave them some love!!

REMEMBER:  We have a fun prize to give away to one lucky player,
which will be chosen by Random.org

Today's prize offering is:
 

DUE TO INCREASED SHIPPING COSTS,
WE WILL NO LONGER BE ABLE TO SHIP PRIZES INTERNATIONALLY
but, international designers are certainly welcome to
play for the Top winner and Top 3 honors ... we love seeing your designs!

Our rules are listed above (under the header and in our sidebar).
Please read and follow the rules and our theme as well.

It is not required, but we would LOVE to have you follow our blog
and share our blog badge to help spread the word.

In addition to the prize offered,
Top Creative Winner and Top 3 will be chosen by the Design Team.
(Just to be clear ... Random.org chooses the prize winner
The Top Creative Winner and Top 3 are
chosen by our Design Team)
Now, it's your turn!!

OUR NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION!

With the many challenge blogs we (Diane & Darlene) run (8 to be exact), over the last several years we have made it a point to comment on every challenge entry. But starting this year we will just be sharing one BIG THANK YOU to all of you who continue to support our challenges by playing along.  It has just become too time consuming.
 But please know, we TRULY APPRECIATE EACH & EVERY ONE OF YOU.
  
You have until 8 PM Sunday,June 16th to enter.
Our winners will be announced on the Tuesday before the start of a new challenge.
Looking forward to seeing YOUR creations ...

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter