Friday, April 22, 2016

#TGIFC 53 - TGIFC Turns One

Today we are celebrating an awesome milestone at TGIF Challenges Headquarters and that is TGIFC is one year old. 52 wonderful weeks of creative challenges. Its all just a little bit exciting. I have only been on the Design Team for a short while but I'm very excited to be celebrating this fantastic achievement with the rest of the crew.

First things first we are celebrating with a makeover at TGIFC. Its fresh, clean, modern and gorgeous. So click on the link and check things out. I'm loving the new look and I'm sure you will to.

Secondly, also to celebrate our first birthday we are having a super fun prize give away!! WHOOP, WHOOP!! Free stamp sets are totally awesome and everyone loves free stuff!
The winner of our #birtthdaygiveaway is going to receive the not even released yet, all new Moroccan Nights stamp set!! Yay and Yay! This set will be in the new upcoming 2016 - 2017 all new Stampin' Up! Annual catalogue which goes live June 1st.
So here are the details on how you can get your hands on this set


Add your card at TGIFC and you'll be in the draw. So exciting!! Got to be in it to win it!!!

Thirdly, we also have our weekly challenge at TGIFC and this weeks challenge celebrates our Mums with a Mother's Day Challenge.


My card for this weeks challenge uses the Rose Garden Thinlit Dies and a sentiment from Teeny Tiny Sentiments.

The colour combination was inspired from the challenge over at Global Design Project #GDP032- Case The Designer Krista Frattin. So loving the pink and white. So pretty. I love playing along at GDP when I get a chance.


I started with a water colour wash background on Shimmery White cardstock and then I flicked Gold Wink of Stella for more of a splattered shimmer to the background. It all then built from there. I love the shimmer from Shimmery White cardstock. I don't think I'll ever use normal Whisper White cardstock again. The White and Blushing Bride colour combination is just so gorgeous!


I cut out two of the rose dies so that I could have the solid Blushing Bride outline with the Love Blossoms DSP pieced into it. It is then accented with the leaf die cut out of Gold Foil and Shimmery White.


Its all finished off with some Burlap Trim, Crochet Trim, Gold Metallic Thread and some clear sequins from the Metallic Sequin Assortment.

Make sure you check out all the other fantastic creations from the rest of the Design Team at TGIFC. Remember to mention TGIF Challenges in your blog post and when sharing your project on social media, please use this weeks hashtag- #TGIFC52.

Thanks so much for stopping by!

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7 comments:

  1. Wow, what a fabulous card! So stunning and lovely, with a clean and elegant style. I love your blog because you have a special talent for adding those extra touches that turn every card into a WOW!

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    1. Thank You Phyllis for kind and lovely comment. Rochelle xo

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  2. So pretty Rochelle! Love the layers of texture and stitching and all the gorgeous details. Xx

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  3. So very gorgeous Rochelle! Another winner! Thanks so much for joining in with this week's Global Design Project - I must try to pop over and play along with TGIF this week. Happy 1st Birthday :)

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  4. Rochelle - this is such a soft and sweet card! Love how you've showcased this flower die. Just beautiful. Thank you so much for playing along with this week's Global Design Project challenge!

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  5. I love all of that texture that you added behind the rose! <3 Thank-you for playing along with the Global Design Project! ~ Krista from Canada

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Thank You for taking the time to comment on my creations! I really love to hear what you think and will try to respond as soon as I can! Rochelle xo