15 Nov 2015

Challenge # 74 Anything But a Card

Hello everyone, welcome to Sparkles Monthly Challenges.  The weather here in the UK is certainly getting colder, we are well and truly into autumn.   We do appreciate and are thankful to the number who  participate  in the challenges. You certainly enjoyed the peals and or lace challenge.

I now have the pleasant duty to inform you of our two winners of the prizes provided by our generous sponsors and of our Top 3 Winners.

Prize 1 Crafty Sentiments
3 Digis 

Winner is
#  70 Marlies

Prize 2  Di's Digis 
$15 Voucher

Winner is
# 59 Mimi

Congratulations to you both
 To claim your prizes please email our
 Sponsor Hostess Helen at helenann_1971@yahoo.com  
 Please remember to collect your Winner's badge from the side bar. 
Once again thanks to our generous sponsors.
Chosen by Maryvonne, now onto our 
Top 3 Winners 
(in numerical order)
# 32 Alicia

# 64 Donna Ellis

# 75 Karasiowa

Congratulations to you all, 
 Please remember to collect your well earned Top 3 Winner's badge 

Time for our next challenge which was chosen by Cathy

We are very grateful to the three most generous sponsors for this next month.

Bugaboo Stamps 7 Digi stamps

Craftybren's Embroidered Embellishment.
 £10  Goody Bag ( to pay P&P)

                                                                   Marianne Designs 

Prize as below

Challenge # 74
Anything BUT a Card
Oh! Imagine the fun you can have, but we will not
be accepting any cards - make something different.
Llet's see wht the Design Team have created.

has decorated a candle

Helen P 
has made a gift bag

has decorated a plaque

has decorated a gift box

has decorated a frame

has created a Scrapbook page

Helen N 
has created a calendar

Thanks to the Design Team for their wonderful inspiration.
If you would like to play along, please click on RULES, at the top of the page.
Link your post with the  Blue In Linkz below.
                                     Thank you for your visit, we will return with a new challenge                                         and the winners on 15th December which will be our 6th Anniversary.


  1. Looks very good!

    - Justin D.



  2. Looks very good!

    - Justin D.



  3. I'm happy that I am one of the winners! Thank you.
    Beautiful DT creations for the new challenge. Marlies x

  4. beautiful and great projects DT

    gr karin

  5. OH WOW - thank you so very much for the win, I am over the moon :) :) :) :). Loving the inspiration for this new challenge, the DT rock with their inspiration. Super big ((((((hugs))))))))))

  6. Thank you for a Top Three Pic! You've made my day! hugs, de

  7. Thank you for a Top Three Pic! You've made my day! hugs, de

  8. Gorgeous DT Creations.I just love all the different items. Gives you such great ideas for the future!! I love Cathy's candle. Makes me want to try a candle again! Gorgeous! Thanks for another fun challenge!

    - Susan
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    {Sentimental Susan}
    {Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges}

  9. Thank you for the challenge. Lovely cards by the design team.

  10. Wow, what wonderful creations! Such variety!