Please do not enter our challenge using Sherri Baldy images. We do not allow these images to be used in projects by our DT for this blog so ask that you do not enter using her images. Entries that do so will be removed. Thanks.

Wednesday, 28 December 2011

Let's Celebrate WINNERS plus some important info!!!

Hi everyone, Lou here with the winners for challenge 34.  Before I get onto that though I need to let you know a couple of things........

THIS BLOG WILL BE CLOSED FOR MAINTENANCE  FROM SATURDAY 31ST DEC TO WEDNESDAY 4TH JANUARY.


We will be back though ready for 2012.

And also.....

HAPPY NEW YEAR XOX


Now onto our winners.








Winners email Tracy to collect prize info :)
And our Top 5


Congrats ladies!!!!!!!!   Collect your winners badge from the sidebar.

Thursday, 15 December 2011

Challenge 34 - Let's Celebrate

Wow, can you believe its the last challenge for the year? It was wonderful to see you all join in for the ribbon madness challenge last fortnight, such inspiration for the DT to look at!

As this is the last challenge of the year, Southern Girls are taking a little break over the Christmas period. But never fear.. myself and Lou will be still busy behind the scenes, setting everything up for the coming year to make it bigger and better, so we hope you will be back to join us.
First challenge next year for 2012 will be 5th Jan, so mark that in your calendar's girls! Right onto final 2011 challenge

This weeks challenge is "Lets Celebrate", we wanted to leave this pretty open to your interpretation, it could be anything from a baby project, birthday, Christmas... and the list could go on... but first, why don't we see who our fantastic sponsors are...

First up our awesome NZ - Australia sponsors is

Di Digi Stamps

and now our amazing International sponsor

Stitchy Bear


And now for some inspiration from our always fabulous Design Team






Sue






IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY. If you live anywhere else just put your name. The following rules stay the same and we will now be deleting entries that do not follow these simple guidelines as is not fair on the people that do. We are not trying to be mean, just fair.....

ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PLEASE

ENSURE YOU LINK BACK TO SOUTHERN GIRLS IN YOUR BLOG POST

LINK TO YOUR POST NOT YOUR BLOG


Thanks for joining for our challenge,
Trace, Lou and the DT Lovelies!

IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY

Wednesday, 14 December 2011

Challenge #33 - Ribbon Madness WINNERS!!!!!!!

Another fabulous fortnight of entries and yet again a tough decision for top 5.  Thanks so much to everyone that played along with us.  We will be back tomorrow with our last challenge of the year, be sure to check it out as Trace may have a few hints of things to come.........

Now onto our winners......


Our New Zealand & Australia Sponsors.....

 
The winner of the Tickled Pink Stamps prize is.........



The Winner of the Joanna Sheen Voucher is........



Our International Sponsor

The winner of the prize from Stamp Fairy is..........



Congratulations ladies, don't forget to grab your Winners badge from the sidebar and email tracy.richorconnetnz to claim your prizes.


The Top 5 in no particular order are......

And congrats to you all, be suure to check out their fantabulous projects.  Ladies grab your Top 5 blonkie from the sidebar.


Thursday, 1 December 2011

Challenge #33 - Ribbon Madness!!!!!!!

Thanks so much to those of you that joined us for our last challenge, hope you enjoyed the game of bingo. The projects were all lovely and we really appreciate that some of you play along with us almost every challenge, all of you are fabulous!

This weeks challenge is a bit of RIBBON MADNESS, we want to see ribbon on your   projects. Anyhow, anyway as long as you have ribbon we want to see it.
Three Fantastic sponsor for this challenge,
first up our 2 awesome NZ - Australia sponsors, these prizes are strictly only available to entries from Australia or New Zealand, so if you are from one of these 2 countries be sure to read the rules at the bottom of this post on how to link up your project so you will go in the correct draw.





And our lovely international sponsor.........


And of course our gorgeous DT samples........

Amber



Bekki


Bettina L


Deeanna


Julie

Kim


Kirsten


Norine

Sue

IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY. If you live anywhere else just put your name. The following rules stay the same and we will now be deleting entries that do not follow these simple guidelines as is not fair on the people that do. We are not trying to be mean, just fair.....

ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PLEASE

ENSURE YOU LINK BACK TO SOUTHERN GIRLS IN YOUR BLOG POST

LINK TO YOUR POST NOT YOUR BLOG

Thanks for joining for our challenge,
Trace, Lou and the DT Lovelies!


IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY

Wednesday, 30 November 2011

Winners Challenge 32 - Embellishment Bingo



Thanks to everyone that joined us for our Embellishment Bingo.  Every week you crafters amaze us with your gorgeous projects!!!  THANK YOU!

Our winners this week are...........





Winners please email HERE

and our Top 5 are.....



Congratulations ladies grab your badge from the sidebar.

Hope you will all come back tomorrow morning for a brand new challenge!!!!!!

Lou, Trace and the DT Lovelies

Thursday, 17 November 2011

Challenge 32 - Embellishment Bingo

Welcome back! Once again, we are amazed by all the entries and support from fellow crafters. 
For today's challenge, we want to see you create a project using this fantastic bingo board that our very own Lou has created.
 



The Australia and NZ Sponsor for this challenge is.........
And the International Sponsor is............


And now for some inspiration from our always fabulous Design Team












Kellie




IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY. If you live anywhere else just put your name. The following rules stay the same and we will now be deleting entries that do not follow these simple guidelines as is not fair on the people that do. We are not trying to be mean, just fair.....


ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PLEASE

ENSURE YOU LINK BACK TO SOUTHERN GIRLS IN YOUR BLOG POST

LINK TO YOUR POST NOT YOUR BLOG


Thanks for joining for our challenge,
Trace, Lou and the DT Lovelies!

IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY

Wednesday, 16 November 2011

Winners & Top 5 - Can you hear the music




I am so unorganised at the moment so this will be a very quick post.. after all... don't we all want to know who the lucky winners are??

Our winners are............
Joanna Sheen prize - Lowri McNabb


Meljen Design prize - Donna O


and our international winner....



International Winner - Kevin



Ladies and Gent please email HERE to claim your prizes

And now our Top 5 for this challenge in no particular order.......

23. Carole of Braum
31. Karina aka Creawitch
60. Tracy MacDonald
66. Mazz
82. Delphine
78. Christian

Be sure to grab your badge from the sidebar :)

Hope we will see you back here tomorrow for our new challenge.... and fantastic sponsors.
Hugs
Trace, Lou and DT Lovlies

Thursday, 3 November 2011

Challenge #31 - Can You Hear The Music?????

Another fortnight (almost) of fantastic entries from all of you that played along with our spots and stripes challenge, wow you guys rock!!!  This challenge we want to see your projects that are inspired by a song.  It is actually quite addictive once you start as you will see by the fact a couple of the DT did a couple of projects.  This week we welcome quite a few newbies to my (Louise) team as I had a bit of a mass exodus and lost lots of my original lovelies, but I do have a bunch of new talented ladies so chin up aye.  If you can be sure to drop by the DT blogs (the links are on the left hand side bar "TEAM LOU") and leave them some love on their blogs. 
Righty, moving along to this weeks sponsors we have 2 prizes available this challenge for a couple of lucky NZ or Aussie entries, you could win a sweet prize from one of the following.......

NZ - AUSTRALIA SPONSORS






Or if you are from anywhere other than Australasia you could win a fabulous prize from............


And now onto our DT samples.......


Amber

Becca

Becca 2

Bekki

Bettina L

Deeanna

Julie

Kim

Kim 2

Kirsten

Louise

Norine
Sue


IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY. If you live anywhere else just put your name. The following rules stay the same and we will now be deleting entries that do not follow these simple guidelines as is not fair on the people that do. We are not trying to be mean, just fair.....

ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PLEASE

ENSURE YOU LINK BACK TO SOUTHERN GIRLS IN YOUR BLOG POST

LINK TO YOUR POST NOT YOUR BLOG

Thanks for joining for our challenge,
Trace, Lou and the DT Lovelies!
IF YOU LIVE IN AUSTRALIA OR NEW ZEALAND PLEASE ADD EITHER AUS OR NZ NEXT TO YOUR NAME IN THE LINK ENTRY.