Sunday, November 3, 2013

November 4-10 Trend Watch (stripes) challenge

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

*******Be sure to check out the PSS Design Team call!!! Click HERE for more details. We hope you will join in the fun!!! Click HERE for all of the challenge photos! 

Today starts another fun challenge!! Be sure to check the bottom of this post for last week's winner and featured players :) 

The first week of each month is always a Trend Watch challenge. 
This week we are inspired by this picture!
So friends, that's your challenge--use this picture as your inspiration for your creation. Create anything with STRIPES as the focus or as part of the design! Follow it closely or use it loosely...just have fun!  

I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work!

Jamie GreenePS Merry Motifs stamp set
Larissa Heskett- PS Winter Groves and Warm Hearts stamp sets
Heather HoffmanPS HullabalooNotebook PaperWicked Nauticool, and Word Salad stamp sets along with the PS AnchorNotebook Basics, and Ovals1 dies
Pamela Ho- PS Bitty Bungalows and Many Thanks stamp sets along with the Bungalows die set
Savannah O'GwynnPS Spiritual Sampler stamp set along with the Wedding Shower and Word Bubbles dies
**ImportantBefore you link up your creation, be sure to read the How To Play instructions HERE

The deadline for this challenge is: Sunday, November 10th at 10:59pm EST.

The next challenge will be posted on: Monday, November 11th at 12:01am EST. Winners will be announced at the bottom of the new challenge post.
It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our stamps.  Thank you SO MUCH for sharing your creativity with us.  We truly appreciate you! We can't wait to see what you create!!! Good luck:) 
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.

We are soooooo excited to see you enjoy our challenges- and we loved visiting your blogs this past week! You nailed this photo inspiration!!! Our Featured Players and runner-ups for the October Picture Perfect challenge are...
Chris D

Our PS PRO winner for the October Picture Perfect challenge is....
Congratulations, Rachel I.Please email {sbmmhoover at yahoo dot com} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!


  1. Thank you so much for the shout out! Congrats to the featured players and winner!

  2. Oh thank you so much for picking my card as a runner up! I´m so excited and really honored! Congrats to the other runner up cards and of course to the winner! Hugs bastelarena

  3. Thank you for a totally fun challenge, which I'm so happy I got a chance to get in on. I love STRIPES and am delirious over your amazing DT cards and those in the gallery!! Hugs, Darnell