Thursday, 31 December 2015

Challenge #45 Winner and DT Favourites

Hello Extraordinary Crafters!

Happy New Year! I hope that this finds you safe, warm, and dry wherever you are in this great big world. There are so many horrible weather events right now and our thoughts go out to those affected. Thanks to everyone who played along with our Clean and Simple theme for Challenge #45. I always find CAS challenging and we were all delighted to gain so much inspiration from you.

For Challenge # 45 ~ CAS

 the Winner of 3 digi images from 

The East Wind shop 

chosen by is:

Congratulations, Silvia!
Please take the winner's badge for your blog.
 by right clicking on it to download the PNG file :)
Email Bonnie at with the links to the store for the 3 digis you have chosen. 
Be sure to put TEW Winner Challenge # 45 in your subject title.


And now it's time for each of our blog DT members to choose her favourite project from the amazing entries we had.

For being a Designer's Favourite

the Prize is 1 digi of your choice
            30% off coupon for TheEastWind shop 
valid for 7 days! 

After you send the email claiming your prize, the code will be sent back to you along with your chosen digi.
Please e-mail Bonnie at with the the link from the shop for your chosen digi image and put TEW DT Favourite in the subject line.

We'd love it if you took the Designer's Favourite badge to display on your blog.
  Right click on the badge above to download the PNG file :)

Here are the designers' favourites  for TEW Challenge # 45 (CAS):

#15 Chris

#9 ~ginny

Vicky Says: Love the great layout and the way you have used the image.  Super cute card.

#12 Paper Whims

Sandra says: I love the coloring and the white on white matting, with just a single star as an embellishment

#18 AJ

Bettina saysLove the colouring of the reindeer image, surrounded by the blue sky and a touch of colour frame. 

# 8 Granne

Bonnie says: This card is elegant and beautiful. The dimension and colour of the popped up flowers add so much to the design. I love the way they overlap the slice of pattern which also overlaps the original image. Very cool!

Congratulations to our designers'

Beautiful creations! Thanks for sharing your talent with us.

To visit any of the favourites and maybe leave them a little love, click on the name above the project photo to be magically transported to each of their blogs.

Stay tuned for our next challenge which will begin on January 1.

And remember that you still have until September 17 to enter our Facebook Contest, Oh, the weather outside is frightful.
We're looking forward to seeing you there, too!


  1. Thank you so much for the tops spot, made me very happy!! All the best for the year 2016!

  2. Thank You Bettina for choosing my Reindeer as your favorite this time around. I really had a fun time coloring her. Congrats to My Craft Diary for your win and the other DT Favorites.

  3. Thank you Vicki for choosing my card this go around! It is always an honor from an East Wind DT!

  4. Hi Sandra...thank you so much for choosing my card as your favorite. Not using DP's and layering is a challenge for me. I'm glad you liked my card.