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Every Friday we will bring you a new challenge which is ANYTHING GOES but we have an optional twist to make it more interesting, along with the Design Team's creations for extra inspiration!

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Friday 15 August 2014

Challenge #244 - Recycle It!

Hello! Ingrid here with our new challenge post for you! I hope you can play along with us....
Firstly, let's see who won our last challenge!
Mr. Random org has worked his magic and chosen

Please e-mail Carol at
to claim your prize and please take your winner's badge for your blog

Now who is our TOP 3 this week?
These have been chosen by Nina and they are:

Please accept our TOP 3 badge for your blog 

Now this week our challenge theme is 

Recycle It!

We’d like to see you use items that would normally end up in a bin. Perhaps you choose to embellish your project with such item or upcycle something to give it a new purpose! Whatever you decide to make just have fun with it and be creative! If your recycled item is not immediately obvious then please make us aware of what you used in your blog post. Thank you an happy crafting! 

Our fabulous sponsor this week is

PRIZE ......$15 GC to the Fred She Said Store. 

The DT have produced the most wonderful projects this week.  
Let's have a peek at the fabulous inspiration for you... 

Recycled plastic coffee container

    Recycled old pic frame


Baby food jar transformed into a shabby tea light holder

old road atlas pages to make an inspirational wall hanging

Old -Tatty Straw Hat...



(Recycled Paint Swatch cards)

Now it’s over to you, we are looking forward to seeing your creations!

Please link up below with Mr. Linky 
Rules are in the side bar, there are only a few...
Also, feel free to visit our DTMs' lovely blogs by clicking on their name above their inspirational creations and leave a comment, if you wish. I'm sure they'd love to hear from you!  
Have a lovely weekend!
x Ingrid x
x Crafty Catz Team x
Mr Linky


  1. wow love the great recycling ideas!!! Fabulous DT makes. So happy to be the winner of last challenge. And congrats to the top 3!

  2. Thank you so much for choosing my birdhouse as part of your top 3! I had a lot of fun with that, and I'm super excited for another fun challenge! Gorgeous DT inspiration! Congrats to all the other winners as well!

  3. Love anything to do with re cycling and enjoyed doing this project. Hope you like it! The DT inspirations are beautiful.