15 Dec 2013

Ch# 51 * Anything but a Card *

Good morning all and welcome to a new challenge here at Sparkles Monthly

Please scroll down to post below and check out if you are last months winner.
Before we go onto this months challenge i have to tell you it's the challenges 3rd Birthday! it only seems a couple of months since Angel and i set up this challenge blog and i am so pleased it has been a very popular blog, but that's all down to having a great Design Team and most of all you for entering the challenges so may i say a BIG BIG Thank you to you all for your continued support also a BIG BIG Thank you to all our wonderful sponsors over the past 3 years for their generosity.
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So onto this months challenge #51 and the theme for this month has been chosen by Helen P  who has chosen

* Anything but a Card *

You know the drill, you can make anything you like as we are a multi craft blog just please make sure your project fits the theme.
For this month our fabulous sponsor is

With a prize of £10 worth of Digi's
Here are the DT's Gallery to give you some inspiration

(Tree Hanger)
( Candles )
(Gift Tags )
(Wall Hanger)

(Gift Card )

(Gift Bag )

(Calendar )

(Place Name Holder )

( Tree Hanger )
( Napkin Holder before )

Great work team x
For more information on how the DT have created their projects
please follow the links in the sidebar.

This months challenge will be our last for 2013 so may i take this opportunity on behalf of myself and the team to wish you all a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy & Prosperous New Year.
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we hope you will join in the fun with us
please leave your link to your creation with the little blue frog making sure you link back to this blog
Our next challenge will be January 15th 2014
but please pop back on January 14th to see who our winner & top 3 of C#51 are.
Take care all have fun 


  1. Hey flower.
    Loved working along side you and a fabbie DT team.
    So lovely to see the blog is still flourishing, all down to your hard work an commitment.
    Big regrets leaving you all.. :(
    Merry Christmas to you all.
    Lots of love Angel xxx

  2. Fab projects from the whole team as usual. I would love to know what ink Amy used on her tiles, or if she sealed it with any varnish etc, but I can't see a link to her blog anywhere to see if she said how she'd made her coasters. :0( Can someone tell me where to look?

  3. Oh my....a lot of inspiration found here. I hope Rebecca doesn't mind, I think I shall borrow her idea for my Christmas table.

  4. whoa, tons of ads on your blog, really hard to load :(

  5. What a super selection of DT inspiration
    Merry christmas to you all xx

  6. Happy New Year. Beautiful inspirations from DT.