Thursday, 1 November 2018

Welcome to November ...

I personally adore the colour we have for you this month - it is just stunning and we all hope you have some amazing fun putting your entries together for us using it - we cannot wait to see what you all come up with ...

  Introducing ....

 We hope you like our inclusion of a mood board to help inspire you ... we'd love to see some element or idea taken from here to add to your page. 

and some totally amazing inspiration from our wonderful team ...
(in no particular order)

Tanya Heritage (Australia)
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Louise Turner (Australia)
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as found on Pinterest - Totally love this layout!

Lisa Johnston (Australia)
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The little T Rex embellishment from Crate Paper Boys Rule was the start of this whole layout - it was so cute and the perfect colour.

Jessica Toulmin (New Zealand)
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I was inspired by the high lights and low lights of the girls hair and the weaved trim/ fabric - slightly different variations of the same colour. I decided to punch a whole bunch of flowers in slightly different orange patterned papers, to get the same look. I layered two different sizes of the flowers, using orange patterned paper as well as white paper and plain vellum. I attached a strip of orange patterned paper across the top and bottom of the layout, and did some orange water colour behind the photo (hence the warped paper - it will flatten in my album!)

Lisa Marie Watling (South Africa)
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Michelle Van Oudtshoorn (New Zealand)
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From the moodboard, I was inspired with red haired lady, hence the photo and the swirls on the lace, which is why I used the chipboard frame

Natsuko Suzuki (Japan)
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I was inspired by the different textures in the moodboard so I used several stencils and modeling paste to create a variety of them. I also used typed words. This is my daughter with her loveing teddy bear. The picture was taken at a different year, but she still has the habit of keeping him beside her♡

Melinda France (Australia)
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The mood board made me think retro so I dug into an old stash of basic grey papers for this one. The braided ribbon made me think stitching or ribbon so I added a lot of sewing too.

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I was totally inspired by this vibrant color and automatically visualise the monarch butterfly and the pumpkin. I used letters for my background like the typewriter.

This year we have three amazing sponsors ..

You have a chance to win either a delightful product pack from THE RESIN RAINBOW for one lucky Australian / New Zealand entrant or a store voucher for an International entrant.  The winner will be selected by random draw so anyone could be a winner.

Don't forget to pop past their ETSY STORE for more wonderful embellishments available in a rainbow of colours - you are sure to find something that catches your eye.  You can also see more gorgeous creations on INSTAGRAM.

One lucky entrant each month will receive a delightful selection of crafting products from THE SCRAPBOOKER'S CONFETTI BOX.  Some amazing supplies are available from their lovely STORE located in Swansea (near Newcastle NSW).  The winner of this wonderful prize will be chosen by creative team vote.

You have a chance to win an amazing kit from SCRAPPING FUN KITS.  One of these delightful monthly kits will be put aside for an Australian / New Zealand entrant who will be selected via random draw, so anyone could be a winner.

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Owner, Raelene Cous, has done a journal page for us this month using orange lace and alphas from her next Fundraising Kit. The other bits are from a old kit from 2017.

 Our INTERNATIONAL voted winner will receive a delightful mystery embellishment pack courtesy of White..with 1.

For your chance to win a prize from these great sponsors please link the photo of your layout to the Inlinkz gallery on the left and use your own name and country in the area that says 'Name/Description" eg. Sally Smith (AUS). 

All entries must be new for this challenge and the original work of the entrant. You may combine our challenge with a sketch challenge only - no other combining will be accepted and please remember we are a layout only challenge - cards, OTP, pocket pages etc are not eligible for prizes. Your entry must be predominantly white with the one extra colour added - small amounts of brown, navy or black may be used for contrast. International entries are welcome. Please see our full list of rules HERE.

We'd love to see how you use our White ... with 1 colour combination this month. Please come and join in with us! You have until 11.55pm on the last day of the month to get your entry in.

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