Thursday 30 November 2023

NOVEMBER 2023: Winner of Challenge #117


Welcome to the Winner's Post 
for November

Firstly a very big THANK YOU to all who take time to enter our monthly challenges.
Every month one winner will be picked using a random number generator and a sponsored prize will be won.

In addition winners will be chosen on merit (DT Favourites) and all equally placed. Each winner will have been chosen by a DT member.

November 2023 Winner 

The Random Winner 

of the 3 digi stamps from The Paper Shelter


#132 Annie H

Please Take Your Badge from the side bar >>>>

Contact Carole at to claim your prize. 

Please claim your prize within 10 days

Design Team Favourites for November

These favourites are listed in the numerical order.

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Sari chose #27 Bernadet
Love the beautiful underwater scene with so many details and great big moving shark.

Carole chose #33 Debbie Smith
I love this elegant card using a panel of inked card behind a mosaic die cut. Beautiful layering too.

Andree chose #65 Karen
A gorgeous winter card. An eye-catching design using a fabulous snowflake stamp and a great technique.

Danuta chose #84 Liliane Carvalho 
I like the snowman, kraft cardboard and the use of accessories and buttons.

Koyel chose #89 Leslie T
I love the tiny scene.

Helen chose #125 Niki1
 I love the papers and images used and the fold too - a really beautiful design

Lorraine chose #148 Vicki
 I love the shape and folded design of the card which is enhanced by the gilded embossing.

Ileana chose #156 Crafting Stellalena
 I love image brillant colours on beautiful grey background! Wonderful image and gorgeous colouring!

Dagnara chose #158 Vannessa
A splendid winter card! I really like the Grandfather Frost motif and the sweet reindeer. The stamps are brilliantly coloured.

Don't forget that the new challenge starts tomorrow.
We'd love to see you there!

Wednesday 1 November 2023

NOVEMBER 2023: Challenge #117 Crafts Galore Encore



A very warm welcome to our November 2023 challenge. 

Here at Crafts Galore Encore 
the theme is always 
Anything Goes 
and you can enter up to 3 different projects.
The challenge ends on the 29th November at mid-day GMT.

Thank you to everyone who took time to join our October challenge. We had some fabulous entries. It is always a pleasure to visit your blogs and see what you've been creating. 

Are you an October winner?
Check here and, if you are a winner and/or a DT Favourite, please collect a badge from the side bar to proudly display on your blog.


Back to this month's challenge ...

This month we are sponsored by

The DT were kindly given a digi stamp set to create sample projects. Our randomly picked winner will receive 3 digi stamps of their choice from The Paper ShelterPlease pop over to the store and take a look at the wonderful selection of digi stamps. 

Remember you can enter our challenge up to 3 times with different projects each time. Please no back linking - all projects entered should be posted for the first time online between the 1st and the 29th November.

We're looking forward to seeing your anything goes projects!

Enjoy the following inspiration from the DT.
You can visit their blogs by clicking on their blog names/images in the side bar >>>>

Happy Creating!

Carole and the CGE DT


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 Thank you to The Paper Shelter for their generous sponsorship and thank you to the DT for their amazing designs.

Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #117 ANYTHING GOES
Winner (chosen by gets 3 digis from The Paper Shelter 
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 29th November
Maximum 3 entries.

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter