Saturday 14 December 2013

A sad goodbye to Basic Grey Challenge!

Hi Peeps!
Just a quickie today as I have the flu...... aahhhh!! Lol!
Well it has to be said I have put off writing this post! It is with a very heavy heart I have to say this will be the last challenge from Basic grey challenges!  I would love to thank all the lovely girlies who have been my team mates over the years! I have to say it has been an honour and a pleasure to work with each and every one of you! Basic grey was my very first design team and I have been lucky enough to be a member for almost 3 years!
Well onto this Challenge and it is everyone's favourite...
Anything Goes!
Yes I know Figgy Pudding papers again! I just love them!!! I have coloured Tilda with my Copics, the papers are of course Figgy pudding, just such great colours! and the gems doily and ribbon are from my stash!
On a happier note I have had a wee bit of a lucky streak! I won the ribbon girl magnolia only challenge last month and not only did I win a fantastic token from the ribbon girl.. thank you Mary! but imagine my surprise when my prize from magnolia arrived and I expected a stamp and recieved this parcel!
Oh My Goodness!! Thank you to Magnolia!
And then just checking to see what challenges to enter this morning and imagine my surprise I won the last challenge over at Lovely Hanglar challenge! Another amazing voucher for the ribbon girl!! Guess who's creations will have oodles of lovely ribbon, lace and pretty things soon!!.... ME!!   
I have also been honoured to receive a few top 3's that I have yet to put on my side bar so thank you to:
7 kids challenge
Divas by design and
Magnolia Mania!
The challenges I would like to enter:
Magnolia Down under - anything goes
Deep Ocean - Santa is coming 
Ribbon Girl - Ho Ho Ho Christmas challenge
Marvelous Magnolia - anything goes
7 kids challenge - anything goes
sweet stampin - last minute Christmas 
Stampin for the weekend - use some red
Tilda's Town - Christmas
So again THANK YOU to all my lovely teamies and all the lovely crafters who joined the Basic Grey challenges! It's been a blast!
Have a great weekend!
Jacqui xx


  1. Your card is gorgeous Jacqui. Love the image and beautiful design. Congratulations on you wins - very well deserved. It is always a difficult decision to leave design teams, especially when you work with some wonderful people.
    Enjoy the rest of your weekend.
    Hugs Sharon. x

  2. Fabulous card, Jaqui! Gorgeous image and lovely design. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Congrats on your lovely prize and top 3s!

  3. You have been very lucky, early Christmas gifts! Congrats! Your card is gorgeous and I love the paper too! Thank you for joining us at and good luck with us!
    Hugs Kelly

  4. Your christmascard looks fab, love the design and your beautiful colouring. Thank you for joining us at Marvelous Magnolia this week!
    Hugs Charlotte

  5. so stunning Jacqui.fabulous papers and colours and I love your gorgeous tilda.well done on your win, enjoy your awesome goodies ;D

    xx coops xx

  6. Very cute card, Thanks for joining us at Tilda's Town for our challenge
    hugs Louise

  7. Very sweet card! Nice coloring. Thanks for joining us at


  8. Very many thanks for sharing your lovely creation at Sweet Stampin' and good luck with the Challenge. Judy x DT

  9. Nic card and congrats on your winning.. An jealous of your winning gift! 😊