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Friday 12 December 2014

challenge #259 ~ Last Minute Christmas & GDT Announcement

Hello Jac here with our new challenge post for you, the last one of this year but don't panic we'll be back in the New Year, the DT are taking a couple of weeks break to be with their loved ones but we so hope you can play along with us....

Now we have an announcement that those of you that entered our GDT call have been waiting for. We had so many amazing entries it a little long to pick. If you are not successful this time please please try again in 3 months
Our new GDT commencing January 2015 is
Samantha Bell from Craftychicks Cards
We would also like to thank our current GDT ANNETTE 
for all her fabulous creations and hard work for the last 3 months and hope she will come and play along with us in the new challenges

So onto last weeks challenge winners and top three
Firstly lets see who won our last challenge
Mr. Random org has worked his magic and chosen

No:1 Helen

please e-mail carol at
to claim your prize and please take your winners badge for your blog
Now who is our TOP 3 this week?
These have been chosen by Christine
and they are-

No: 9 Pauline

No:20 Katie Tate

Please accept our Top 3 badge for your blog

Now this week our challenge theme is 

Last Minute Christmas

this could be a card or a gift
Our fabulous sponsors this week are

Digi and rubber stamps from KennyK are a fun and edgy way to add the perfect dose of attitude and style to all of your creations!

The creator, the artist, the man: KennyK is a NYC-born professional illustrator who has brought his funky-but-slick, urban-influenced look to the cardmaking and papercrafts world. His signature style can be seen throughout his various collections of sexy pinup babes, sweet 'n sassy girls, cool rockin' dudes, kid’s stuff, retro characters and more at
PRIZE 5 digi images of winners choice


winner receives a $10 gift certificate to spend at the Make it Crafty store

The DT have been busy as usual and made some fabulous inspiration for you 
but before we have a peek I have some other news to share with you.

Firstly, this is Annette's last GDT post with us and we would like to take this opportunity to say Goodbye, thank you for all your wonderful projects that you have shared with us.

Secondly and very sadly we are saying Goodbye to Ingrid, who has had to step down for exciting pastures new, we are going to miss you and all your fabulous creations.

Don't be strangers ladies xx

Right now to share the wonderful makes that the fabulously talented Catz have made for you this week.

using Make It Crafty digi 'Big Bob's little gift'

last post as GDT

Aunty Sue using Make it Crafty

Carolusing KK image 


So there you have it our last minute Christmas makes from everyone here at Crafty Catz. Now its over to you, we are looking forward to seeing your creations too....

Please link up below with Mr. Linky 
Rules are in the side bar, there's only a few ....
Have a lovely time with Family and friends over the festive period
x Crafty Catz Team x

'Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year'


  1. Hi girls I want to thank you so much for choosing my card as one of the Top 3, congratulations to the winner and other top 3 picks. May I also add that the DT have produced some truly wonderful projects, awesome work girls.
    lorraine x

    1. your welcome. have a lovely christmas x carol

  2. Thanks so much for picking my card in the Top 3 and huge congrats to the other picks and the winner!! Merry Christmas to you all!

  3. Gorgeous makes by the DT as always! Thank you for a wonderful year of challenges, happy holidays to everyone! hugs :)

    1. thank you Pamellia Merry christmas to you too x carol

  4. Lovely Challenge, I had fun!!! See you next time THANKS for having a great challenge blog! :-)



  5. Great projects by DT
    Merry Christmas.
    Rose x