Challenge Guidelines

CHALLENGE GUIDELINES

- Please make sure your card has LOTS OF PINK - that's what it's all about!
- Please link directly to your card post and not just to your blog.
- Please make sure you link back to In The Pink challenge blog on your post to spread the word
- Please don't back link your entry (do not enter one that is dated prior to the date of the challenge).
- Please turn off word verification so that we can comment
- Please follow the theme for the challenge you are entering
- Maximum of THREE entries with different cards per challenge

It would be really nice for you to leave comments on other people's entries - so that we can build up a friendly 'pink' community..... it's always good to leave a little pink love!!

Thursday, 16 February 2017

CHALLENGE #113 - DIES and/or PUNCHES

Hi Lovely Pinkies....

We have a fabulous new challenge for you today - we'd like you to use 

DIES and/or PUNCHES
(in PINK of course)

I think you'll probably find this an easy challenge as most of us use DIES or PUNCHES on our cards...  so let's see what you can come up with!  Don't forget our number one rule, that you need to use MORE PINK THAN ANY OTHER COLOUR (with the exception of whites and neutrals of course), otherwise your card may not be considered.

Here's what the lovely Pink Ladies have come up with for your inspiration...



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Our generous sponsor this time is Dies to Die For - you could win a £15 voucher (exclusive of shipping)  to spend at their fabulous website if you're chosen at random from our Perfect Pinkies!  Click the link below to go straight there...

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So, let's see what you can come up with for our 'DIES and/or PUNCHES' challenge.... in PINK of course.  We can't wait to see your entries - thank you once again for all of your wonderful support for our lovely PINK challenge!

Big hugs
Rizzo and The Pink Ladies
xxx

CHALLENGE #112 - PERFECT PINKIES

Hi Lovely Pinkies...

Wow - what a lovely lot of fabulous entrants we had for our 'With Love' challenge - you're all winners in our eyes as your makes are truly gorgeous - but we do have to choose - so here's what we decided on for our Perfect Pinkies this time:
(in no particular order)



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We hope you agree that these creations are fabulous and deserve their Perfect Pinkie badge... please pop it on your sidebar ladies!


And now for the randomly chosen winner (from our Perfect Pinkies) of that wonderful voucher from Di's Digi Stamps - and it's........

#53 - Shellshearer
(could you please get in touch with us to claim your prize by emailing inthepink.challenge@gmail.com or by using the email button on our sidebar, so that we can arrange your prize.

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Thanks so much once again to Di's Digi Stamps for their generous sponsorship - if you'd like to take a peek at the wonderful digi images that are available at their website... click on the logo above.

We'll be back soon with another fun PINK challenge - watch this space!

Big hugs
Rizzo and The Pink Ladies
xxx

Thursday, 2 February 2017

CHALLENGE #112 - WITH LOVE

Hi Lovely Pinkies....

Our challenge today takes account of the fact that Valentine's day is just around the corner.... so our theme is...

'WITH LOVE'
(in PINK of course!)

Now, you don't have to do a Valentine's card - it can be any card sent 'with love' - interpret it any way you like.  Don't forget our number one rule though, that you need to use MORE PINK THAN ANY OTHER COLOUR (with the exception of whites and neutrals of course), otherwise your card may not be considered.

Here's what the lovely Pink Ladies have come up with for your inspiration...

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And now we have another bit of sad news here at the Pink Palace...  our lovely Lucy has decided to step down to concentrate on other things..  so we'd like to say a massive thank you Lucy for all the wonderful creations you made while at The Pink Palace - and for being part of our fab team for a while!  Good Luck in all that you do in the future.

Then some happier news....  we have a wonderful new Pink Lady joining us... so give a massive big PINK welcome to Larissa!!  Here's her first card for us...  isn't it fabulous??


Our generous sponsor this time is Di's Digi Stamps - if your name is chosen at random from our Perfect Pinkies - you could win a $12 voucher to spend at their online store!  Click on the link below to take a look at all the gorgeousness available!

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Soooo.... let's see what you can come up with for our 'WITH LOVE' challenge..  in PINK of course!  We can't wait to see your entries - we are so glad to have such wonderful support from all you lovely people who share our love of PINK!

Big Hugs
Rizzo and The Pink Ladies
xxx


Challenge #111 - PERFECT PINKIES

Hi Lovely Pinkies..

We had a lovely amount of entries for our 'What's New' Challenge.... it seems you all have plenty of new stash to play with.... and why not??  What's money for if not for spending on lovely crafting items??!!

So we had a difficult job again choosing our Perfect Pinkies... but choose we did after much pondering...  and here's what we came up with.. (in no particular order)






Hope you agree that these creations are stunning and well deserved their Perfect Pinky badge - please pop it on your sidebar ladies!


And now for the randomly chosen winner (from our Perfect Pinkies) of that wonderful paper pad (exclusive of shipping) from The Ribbon Girl....  and it's.........

#34 - Diane H
(could you please get in touch with us to claim your prize by emailing inthepink.challenge@gmail.com or by using the email button on our sidebar, so that we can arrange your prize.

Thanks once again to The Ribbon Girl for sponsoring us....  take at peek at the website by clicking on the logo above.....  they have such wonderful trimmings, paper and embellishments!
Generous Sponsors of In The Pink - and places that we LOVE to shop!
We'll be back soon with another fun PINK challenge... so watch this space!

Big hugs
Rizzo and The Pink Ladies
xxx

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Challenge #111 - What's NEW??

Hi Lovely Pinkies...

As we're still in the 'new' year.... we decided our challenge this time should be...

WHAT'S NEW?
(in pink of course!)

So we'd like to see what you can come up with using something NEW...  (maybe you've got new stash at Christmas), or it could be that your creation is for a NEW baby..  you can interpret WHAT'S NEW your own way!  We'd like to know your what's NEW about your card though.... we love to be nosey into other people's stash!!  Don't forget our number one rule though, that you need to use MORE PINK THAN ANY OTHER COLOUR (with the exception of whites and neutrals of course), otherwise your card may not be considered.

Here's what the lovely Pink Ladies have come up with for your inspiration...

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Now... we have some sad news and some happy news!  The sad news is that our lovely Sue has decided to step down from In The Pink - she's got exciting things happening in her craft life and unfortunately, something has to give!  We'll miss you so much Sue - but want to say a massive thank you for all the gorgeous creations you've made for In The Pink..  Wishing you good luck for your crafty future!

And now the happy news..... we have lovely Stacey Schofield rejoining our team of Pink Ladies and getting out her pink satin jacket again...  Stacey had to step down a while back when she had to give more time to her job... but now, WOO HOO...  she's back!  Her cards are truly stunning - she's a whizz with embellishments...  and we're sure you'll be inspired by her.

Here's her card for this challenge... beautiful or what???!!


Our sponsor this time is the generous Ribbon Girl - and you could win this gorgeous paper pad if your name is chosen at random from our Perfect Pinkies..  we're all jealous of this fab prize... that paper is SERIOUSLY wonderful!


Generous Sponsors of In The Pink - and places that we LOVE to shop!
Take a peek at their website by clicking on the logo - it's a wonderland of crafty embellishments, trimmings and papers......  we SWOOOOOON when we look!!!

OK, so now let's see what you can come up with for our WHAT'S NEW? challenge... in PINK of course!  We're looking forward to seeing lots of fab entries again.....  you really are lovely Pinkies.. thank you so much for your support!

Big hugs
Rizzo and The Pink Ladies
xxx

Challenge #110 - PERFECT PINKIES

Hey there Pinkies!!

WOW!!!!  We had a wonderful number of fabulous entries for our New Year Anything Goes challenge - we've spent hours looking through all the gorgeous pink creations!  And it does make our job difficult - but we do have to pick our Perfect Pinkies...  and here's what we came up with:


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Hope you agree - these creations are fabulous and deserve their Perfect Pinky badge..  please pop it on your sidebar ladies!


And now for the randomly chosen winner of two fabulous digis from our kind  sponsor - All Dressed Up.... and it's..........

#35 - Maxibelle 
(could you please get in touch with us to claim your prize by emailing inthepink.challenge@gmail.com or by using the email button on our sidebar, so that we can arrange your prize.

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All Dressed Up have a wonderful range of digi images available - click on the logo above to go straight to their Etsy site to see what's there!

We'll be back soon with a brand new challenge - so watch this space!

Big hugs
Rizzo and The Pink Ladies
xxx

Thursday, 5 January 2017

Challenge #110 - ANYTHING GOES!

Hi Lovely Pinkies....

We're back!  And to start this wonderful new year with a bang, our theme is

ANYTHING GOES
(in pink of course!)

So we'd love to see your creations for this challenge - you can use any image or technique that you like... but don't forget our number one rule - that you need to use MORE PINK THAN ANY OTHER COLOUR (with the exception of whites and neutrals of course), otherwise your entry may not be considered.

Here's what the lovely Pink Ladies have come up with for your inspiration...

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(Sue is not able to join in this time)

Our fabulous sponsor this time is All Dressed Up - our randomly chosen winner will be able to select two fabulous digital images from their Etsy store... take a peek at what's on offer by clicking on the logo below!

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So let's see what you can come up with for our ANYTHING GOES challenge.... in PINK of course!  We can't wait to see what you make - and we expect records to be broken with the number of entries as we've made it so easy for you!!

Big hugs
from
Rizzo and The Pink Ladies
xxx