Thursday, September 04, 2014

August Challenge Winner and Top Picks + Frequent Players Spotlight and Random Prize Drawing Winner

We had a whopping 135 awesome entries in last month's challenge! We can tell you guys aren't really into stamps and die cuts ;o) A huge, huge thank you to each and every one of you who played along! We each voted for our favorites and after tallying up the votes, 6 entries emerged on top: a winner and 5 top picks. Here they are!

STAMPlorations August Challenge Winner


We loved how Virginia combined stamps and a die cut heart to come up with this delightful stunner of a card. Her stamping is flawless and we're thrilled that she used stamps from the Vignette: Celebrate Artsy set in her creation! Congratulations, Virginia! Please grab your winner badge below to display on your blog! Send an email to with the subject "STAMPlorations August Challenge winner" and we'll send you information on claiming your 2 stamp sets. We are also looking forward to having you as a Guest Designer in a future challenge!

STAMPlorations August Challenge Top Picks

Time Out CASE Designer, Stamplorations August, MMCC 2, SSSW 13-8. SSSWIW 7

Congratulations, ladies! Please grab your top pick badge below to display on your blog!


Nine(9) talented paper crafters participated in all 3 challenges last month with a combined 34 entries. We thought we'd spotlight them and their beautiful creations:

With the help of, the winner of the August prize package is...Joy Meadows! Congratulations, Joy! Please send an email to with the subject "August prize winner" and include your mailing address so we know where to send City Sidewalks Parcel Tags and Snow Day Wood Shapes by Pink Paislee!

For September, a $15 gift certificate to the STAMPlorations shop is up for grabs. Simply play in all 3 September challenges for a chance to win You can enter once per challenge (3 entries) or up to three times per challenge (9 entries). We've got links and deadlines for current challenges at the top of the page so just scroll up and enter!

Again, thanks to everyone who joined us last month! Tomorrow, the September Challenge starts at 6 a.m. PDT (GMT -700) so check back in to find out what this month's theme is and see the inspiration projects created by the design team and our guest designer!

Keep on stampin'!

~ The STAMPlorations Design Team

PS: The September Christmas Pre-Release Sale ends tomorrow! All 5 Christmas-themed stamps are available as a bundle at 29% off. These stamps won't be available at this price next week when they're officially released. We've only got a few bundles left. Get these stamps HERE.

PPS: Keep your eyes peeled -- we're going to have a stamp release blog hop next week!


  1. Congrats to the lucky winner !!!
    CU hellerlittle

  2. Congrats to the lucky winners and top picks. Looking forward to playing along again this month

  3. Woo hoo! Thanks for picking my card as a "top pick"! I love making cards with die cuts! Congrats to Virginia and the other "picks" too.

  4. Congrats to all the winners! Hoping to get to play more soon!

  5. Thank you so much, I am so pleased and congrats to all winners and thank you to the DT who continue to inspire in every post xx

  6. Wow ladies thanks so much for the top pick, congrats to the other winners on their fab creations. Loved the idea of mixing stamps and die cuts!

  7. Congrats to Virginia and all the other ladies! And, thank you, Mr. Random Generator, for picking my name for the August prize. WooHoo!

    Thanks to Shery for a fun blog and the great challenges!!

  8. What a lovely surprise ... thank you so much! Congratulations to Virginia and to the other Top Picks ... such fabulous cards! Anita :)

  9. I am thrilled and honored to be chosen as the winner!! Congrats to the Top Picks and winners! Thanks so much for the fun challenge!


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