Thursday, November 06, 2014

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

Judging by the 117 entries we received for the Stamps & Embossing challenge last month, we could tell that you guys don't really like embossing (wet or dry) all that much ;o) Seriously, though...thank you for sharing your wonderful creations! You made it tough to vote for our favorites, but we've got a winner and 4 top picks + 15 super-cool frequent players!

STAMPlorations October Challenge Winner

Laura Jane wowed us with her gorgeous card. She embossed the lovely blooms and watercolored them with Distress inks. Congratulations, Laura Jane! Please grab your winner badge below to display on your blog! Send an email to with the subject "STAMPlorations October 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 December!


STAMPlorations October Challenge Top Picks
(in numerical order)

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


Fifteen (15) talented paper crafters participated in all 3 challenges last month with a combined 59 entries. Way to go, ladies! We're putting the spotlight on you and your beautiful creations. And if you're in the spotlight, feel free to grab the badge below to display on your blog.

With the help of, the winner of the pack of 12 assorted rub-ons is...Becca CrugerCongratulations, Becca! Please send an email to with the subject "October prize winner" and include your complete mailing address.

Because this month and next month are hectic months with the upcoming holiday season, simply play at least once in any of our challenges this month for an entry to win 3 digi stamps from our soon-to-launch digi stamps section on the STAMPlorations shopWe've got links and deadlines for current challenges at the top of the page so just scroll up and enter!

And hey...have you checked out our Never-Ending Anything Goes Challenge? It's a special challenge we have for those of you who have STAMPlorations stamps! We're giving away a stamp set for every 50 entries. There's no limit to how many times you can enter -- enter as many times as you like so long as you use STAMPlorations stamps. And if you don't have a STAMPlorations stamp yet, we've got a free digi stamp you can use.

Again, thanks to everyone who joined us last month! Tomorrow, the November Challenge starts at 6 a.m. PST (GMT -800) so check back in to find out what the theme is this month and see the inspiration projects created by the design team and our guest designer! Sketch Challenge #23 started last Monday, so we'd love it if you joined us there too!

Keep on stampin'!

~ The STAMPlorations Design Team


  1. Thank you for selecting my card! I had fun making it so I'm glad you like it! Hugs,
    Ingrid xx

  2. Ooo! Fun. I've never used rub-ons before. Laura Jane your card is just stunning!

  3. Thank you for choosing my card as one of the top picks! All of the cards are beautiful!

  4. Congrats to Laura and Becca and to all the top picks. Hugz

  5. Some super cards here, you all had a tough job choosing, so thanks for choosing mine! Congrats to one and all. :)

  6. thanks for spotlighting me !!!
    And congrats to the talentet winners
    CU hellerlittle

  7. Truly so many beautiful cards in the gallery. Congrats to all the winners.

  8. Congrats to all of the winners and thanks for the shout out!!! YAYNESS!!!


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