Monday, April 30, 2012

New Challenge: BIG NEWS!

Good Morning Crafters!

   Its a great day at Fashionista for a new challenge
 and LOTS and LOTS of news!
First lets congratulate YOUR
Peoples Choice Winner:
Entry #142 Alyce GDT
This says BOLD femininity!
Your badge is being emailed to you!
And our lucky voter is:
What a lovely Challenge. I thought the People's Choice voting might be complicated but it was quite straight forward. Lovely choices from the DT! Judy x
(both winners please email Rina at

 All of you have given us an amazing start to this
new challenge blog...
and success sometimes means changes.

1. We are moving from a monthly challenge to a 4 week challenge on a set date, MONDAYS. You will be able to find us easier on Feline Playful and our winners will get posted more quickly this way.
2. We are going to be doing a "Featured at Fashionista" . Once a week for the 3 week the challenge runs we will be picking several projects that we will feature and are offering a "Featured at Fashionista" blinkie badge that you will need to email Suzie to get.
3. We are also going to be picking from our top 5 to offer guest designer positions for the next challenge, so if you would like to be considered, please add GDT after your name when entering.
4. Top 5 is picked the day entries close and will be posted the very next day. Once the top 5 are posted, voting then begins for the "Peoples Choice" winner, who recieves the sponsor prize. Voting tallies can be seen up until the last 3 days and then you will not be able to see who is in the lead until the winner is posted as the next challenge begins. If you are selected for the top 5 please email Suzie  to recieve your blinkie badge, and be sure to make a post on your blog telling your followers to VOTE FOR YOU!. If you are voted the Peoples Choice  or our Voting winner, please email Rina to recieve your prize and Suzie  to recieve the blinkie badge.
5. VOTING winner....  if you are voting, PLEASE be sure to leave a comment. It is the only way we have to know you voted, thus the only way you are entered into the random draw for the FREE digis from our sponsor.


This months theme is
Wedding, Anniversary or Shower
with optional color of black and white and one other color
Our Sponsor is
Inky Impressions

We are a young Rubber Stamp Company that offers some of the cutest children & animal stamps on the market today! Each and every stamp made is “Extra Deep Etched” on Quality Red Rubber for a crisp impression everytime! All our stamps are made right here in the USA!

All Inky Impressions Rubber Stamps are sold with EZ Mount just waiting to get inked! The characters LiLi, Angelica, Nicholas & Christopher are cartoon versions of our children. LiLi is a nickname for our youngest daughter MarLeigha. We truly hope that you love our stamps just as much as we have loved designing them.

With a lovely Prize Package that will be
mailed to our lovely
"Peoples Choice Winner"
(will post photo soon)

Our DT has created some lovely inspiration:

Ann Marie
Created using LOTV


Created using a Magnolia Tilda Stamp
Created using a Magnolia Tilda Stamp

Wedding Shoe by Scrapbook Sisters
 3D shoe is from Chocolate Baroque

Created using a Magnolia Tilda Stamp

Created using a digi from Saturated Canary

Created using a Magnolia Tilda Stamp

Please become a follower before entering
and remember we have
very easy rules located on the
Challenge Rules Page:

Sunday, April 29, 2012

Voting ENDS Today... Winner and New Challenge Tomorrow!

Its your last chance to cast YOUR vote for the peoples choice winner at Fashionista Challenge.... if you havent voted yet, pop on over, its super easy and we have an amazing top 5. Be sure you have a say in who gets our top prize!

Tomorrow the winner will be announced and we will launch our NEW challenge, so stay tuned!

Monday, April 23, 2012

 Fashionista Challenge Winners
"Anything Goes for Girls"
and NEW People's Choice Award!

The Top 5 Winners have been chosen by the Fashionista Design Team, but we would like to add a new twist to our challenges...
Now it is up to you to choose
 from these 5 great designs
who will win the
"People's Choice Award"

Cast your vote by clicking on the link below and voting. Not only will the winner receive a great prize, but a "voter"
who leaves a comment will be selected
at random to also win a prize! 

Will our top 5 please email Suzie at
 for your top 5 Fashionista Challenge Blinkie Badge
and post it proudly on your blog!
If GDT is behind your name then you have been offered a position in our next challenge , please contact Rina at

Here they are in no particular order:
Entry #1 Viv
Sooooo GIRLY in her colors and her theme!
Entry # 120 Kat G GDT
So sweetly girly with the soft pinks against the whites with the lovely flower choices!
Entry # 20 Tracy MacDonald
Image selection and embellishments make this one girly in a CAS way.
Entry # 24 Lena Katrine GDT
Design is very creative, papers are a treat to the eye, such feminine touches.
Entry #142 Alyce GDT
This says BOLD femininity!
Thanks again for your help in making our
so successful!
New Challenge will be launched on May 1

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Announcing the Fashionista DT Members

I am so proud to present to you the First
 Fashionista Dream Team of DT members...

The challenge went live just 3 weeks ago with just
 myself and Suzanne Foard... and since we have added
8 more INCREDIBLE artists!
Here are all 10 members...
PLEASE stop by their blogs and take a look at their creations
and show them some love!

Rina: Blog Owner and DT Coordinator


Ann Marie









Thank you ladies for joining in on this new challenge venture!

PLEASE stop by on Monday when we announce the DT's top 5
and then the voting begins for our
peoples choice winner
of the wonderful prize!

Sunday, April 15, 2012

One more week of the 1st Challenge

One more week of our
1st Fashionista Challenge!

If you entered, be sure to check back on
Monday April 23rd
to see the DT's top 5 and then...
be sure to come back and
for your peoples choice winner!
(That winner will be announced on Monday April 30th)

Also, stay tuned for us to reviel our entire DT on Saturday April 21!
We TRULY have the most amazing group of talented ladies!

We are also going to be adding some new things to the next challenge:
Weekly Featured entry
Weekly Guest DT  positions
so be sure to follow us to see if you are chosen!

Sunday, April 1, 2012

Welcome to our 1st Fashionista Challange

I am so excited that you stopped by and hope that you will decided to make a profect to join in the fun!
Its a really simple challenge this first time:

Anything goes for GIRLS,
 the more feminine and bling the better!!!

You can make any type of paper crafting item you like, any shape, any style, any image...
The rules are very simple:
1. You may use any image you like.
2. You may use any products you like.
3. You may enter as many challanges as you like.
4. You may enter as many times as you like with a different project each time.
5. Please follow the challange theme.
6. No back linking PLEASE.
7. You must mention that your profect is entered in this challange and link back.
8. Check back the 3rd week for the results of the DT's top 5 and VOTE for your favorite and the crafter with the most votes will win the prize shown below.

We are also seeking a design team of 10,
so if you are interested, please submit your entry on out DT call page here

Our prizes this challenge if you are a winner in the US or Australia
the prize will be shipped from Rina
and her goodies for you are pictured here:

If you are from the UK or Europe,
Suzie has donated this lovely prize for you!

DT inspirations:
I used a new Magnolia Stamp for my project

Please click here for more photos and details on this project
Suzannes Inspirational Creation
            Suzannes darling DT inspiration for you       

Suzies stunning DT inspiration for you 

PLEASE become a follower before you enter: