Monday, 30 June 2014

#48 No right angles

Well its officially summer over here in the UK so wherever you are i hope you are enjoying some lovely sunny weather!

So last week was  Use something from nature and sponsored by Time for Tea and you guys obviously didn't like the idea of using stuff from nature but hey, it wouldn't be a challenge blog without a few tougher challenges and trying to take you outside your comfort zone :) so well done to the few who were kind enough to join in :)

Our winner for last week for Time for Tea Designs is 1 Lorraine A
and winner of Di's digi's prize is  4 Chrissy

Top three

Briefly before i mention this weeks challenge i would just like to mention two things the first is we hit 200 followers! yes we did and the winner of a goody bag sent from me is Jennifer Bradley  so email me with your address and i will send that out to you..

Make sure you email us withing two weeks to claim your prizes.

The second announcement is that on 14th July we will be celebration our first birthday...yes we will have been running the challenge blog for a year and are looking forward to the whats happening birthday week?
Well i can safely say it will be Anything goes all week and we have a sponsor each day of the week and a prize from each for the winner of that category....we also have a sponsor giving EACH entrant a freebie digi.  How awesome is that!
And it doesnt stop there we are holding a week long blog hop and the girls have goodies for you if you leave a comment for lots to look forward to...and other goodness is in the pipeline!

This week the challenge is not straight that is anything without a corner lol!  It can be wonky or have curves and as always it can be anything not just a card.  And we are lucky to be sponsored by the fabulous Rick St Dennis!

Monday, 23 June 2014

#47 Use something from nature

Hi to you all, hope you have a wonderful time :) We have a very special challenge for you this week, and we cant wait to see what YOU come up with for this one!

First we have a winner and Top 3 from our last challenge, #46 Anything Goes, to announce

Our wonderful winner of digis from The Stamping Chef is:

Make sure to contact us within 2 weeks to claim your prize, and grab your winnerbadge from the sidebar. Hope you will enjoy your new digis!

And our lovely Top 3

Congrats to all of you! You find the Top 3 badge in the sidebar :)
Theme for #47 is


You can use whatever you want! Real flowers, stones, straws, or even draw something you find outdoors :) Remember: If you want a heads up some days in advance for what our next challenge will be, please join our Facebook group :)

This week we are sponsored by Digital Delight 

The DT got some beautiful images from Time For Tea to play with, here is what we made

(using Sk8r Ronny )

(using Daisy Chains)

(using Daisy Chains)

(Using Girl with Giant Ice Cream)

Please read our rules, they are very simple but we do stick to them!

Monday, 16 June 2014

#46 Anything goes with The Stamping Chef

Hi there and welcome to another fun challenge with us this week.  This week we are very lucky to be sponsored by The Stamping Chef and there is some fantastic DT work for you to have a gander at.

So last weeks winner of the Kenny K digis is

#5 N-Eva

Congratulations!! Contact us within 2 weeks to claim your prize, and grab your winner badge from the sidebar.

The top 3
#1 Cely
#3 Milnie
#4 Barb
Well done all of you, please grab your Top 3 badge from the sidebar.

Now onto this weeks challenge....are you ready, willing and able? its a nice easy one for you, what could be more flexible than an Anything Goes challenge?

So come on get stuck in and let us see you awesome makes!

Now onto this weeks lovely DT creations

Monday, 9 June 2014

Show Some Attitude! # 45

Wow! What amazing backgrounds you all created last week!!! Really really stunning you clever people!
It was hard to pick a winner but in the end we chose

# 21 - Aunty Sue's Craft Cavern as the winner of the prize from Milk Coffee Stamps
Please contact us within the next two weeks x

Out Top 3 are:

Congratulations! Great creations! Wear your badge with pride!

This week our challenge theme is:


We're sponsored by the amazing Kenny K and we all know that Kenny's digis are 
packed full of attitude so the DT had fun with these images! 

Here's what we created!

Our Guest DT Angelique made a notebook for her daughter.

(using Biker Girl)

Warrior princess

(using Spy Chick)

(using Lil' Pirate)

(using Rad Boarder)

(using Metal Babe)

(using Riding Dragon)

(for Pam, using Tomboy Trouble)

We hope you like the DT's creations!

If you'd like a chance to win extra prizes pop over to Kenny K's Krafty Krew. There's a fun blog hop going on until 14th June with great prizes to be won. It's a challenge for cards using a Kenny K image, but anyone can join in the blog hop by following the directions and commenting on the hop (no need for a Kenny K image).

We look forward to seeing your creation Showing Some Attitude!

Monday, 2 June 2014

Make your own background #44

Hello June! 
And welcome to a new challenge here at Through The Purple Haze Challenges :) First I must say we had some amazing entries last week! So many beautiful cards and buttons! Thanks to you all for playing along with us :)

We have two winners for #43 Button It Up to announce, and the lucky lady winning 5 digis from Milk Coffee is

And the lucky lady winning 4 digis from Lacy Sunshine is

Congratulations! Please contact us within two weeks to claim your prize, and make sure to grab the winners badge in the sidebar.

And our Top 3
Well done all of you! You find your Top 3 badge in the sidebar

This week our theme is


So get creative and use stamps, mists, stencils, texture paste- whatever you have :)

We are sponsored by lovely Milk Coffee 

We have lovely Jayne with us as a GDT this week, and she made this beautiful card! I love all the bumble bees buzzing around :) Make sure to leave her some love over at her blog.

GDT: Jayne

And now over to your fabolous DT using images from our sponsor

(using Charlotte Embroidering)

(using Charlotte Reading)

(using Travelling Madeline)

(using Michelle Walking)

(using Charlotte Reads A Book)

(using Angel of Stars)

(using Michelle Walking)

(using Charlotte embroidering)

We're looking forward to seeing your entries.

Remember to glance over our rules as we do stick to them xxx