Saturday, May 07, 2011

WeScrap NSD celebration!!


Welcome to the WeScrap's celebration of National Scrapbooking Day! In celebration of this wonderful event, we would like to share some of our FAVORITE THINGS with you today! So join us on our blog hop where you'll get inspired by some exciting challenges, cool prizes and you'll have LOTS of fun too.

As you hop along, each of our Inspiration Team members will each have a word for you to collect. Collect all 6 words and hop on back to the Favorite Thing Crop Forum for your chance to WIN our GRAND PRIZE!  See the Favorite Things Crop forum for details.

Another way to WIN is by leaving a comment on each challenge posting you see! Leave a comment for the challenge author and we'll give ONE lucky person a prize just for leaving a comment!

Here's our Favorite Things Blog Hop rotation:
Sue Sykes  <-- you are here!

If you are starting this hop here, please go to the WeScrap Kits blog and begin there to ensure you visit everyone's blog!

To participate in our fun challenges, please create a NEW project following each of the challenges according to their creator and then post them in the WeScrap Gallery in your personal gallery and link them to the appropriate challenge thread listed in the Favorite Things Crop forum.

Please note that you must be logged in to post in our gallery and forum, but it's quick, easy and FREE!  Click here to register NOW!

All challenge projects are due by Saturday May 14th at 11:59pm EST.

Now onto MY challenge!

Today I want you to document some of your favourite things right now,  at this point in your life.  It may be something as sentimental as your wedding rings or as trivial as a Vanilla Bean Frappacino from Starbucks.  Or it could be both!  Use this layout to capture a little piece of your personality right now!

Here's my layout:


Supplies used:  WeScrap Fun House kit (Bazzill Basics cardstock; Crate Paper patterned papers and border stickers; Echo Park patterned papers and letter stickers; Tim Holtz ticket) EK Success, Creative Memories and Martha Stewart Crafts punches; Glue Dots.

These are some of my favourite things right now:
a little yellow bird who sits on my kitchen window sill, making me happy;
my Tassimo coffeemaker;
my BlackBerry, for keeping me in touch without being chained to a computer;
Vanilla Bean Frappacinos, from Starbucks;
and Lola - my convertible Mustang!
As an added bonus, I have a coupon, valid for today only, for 25% off everything in the WeScrap shop!

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And, if that wasn't enough, I will also offer up a prize for some lucky person who leaves a comment here on my blog!  Just tell me what your plans are for NSD and you'll be entered into a random draw!

Lastly, my special word for you today is.... NEW.  More details on what to do with all of the words you collect will be posted on the final blog on the hop - Ally's.

Good luck with the challenges and Happy National Scrapbooking Day!  Your next stop will be Jen's blog!

26 comments:

  1. Lovin' your challenge Sue! Your layout is stunning! Love the design!

    As for NSD, I'll be scrapping along with all the rest of the WeScrap crew!

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  2. Thanks for the chance to win had fun on the blog hop.

    later tater,
    laney
    laneyhollo@yahoo.com

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  3. Love love loooove your layout!

    I'll be scrapping away with Wescrap for NSD! :)

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  4. Awesome layout! Neat challenge! Trying to scrap as much as possible for NSD, although Mother's Day gatherings are getting in the way!!

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  5. I love your LO! I may just have to lift it--but of course insert my fav things and colors! I will be scrapping! DH has given me the weekend!!!

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  6. fabulous fav things .. great challenge.. and i'll be scrapping along with NSD at WeScrap

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  7. Love your layout, I could see a mustang convertable being special to me too LOL

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  8. Your LO is gorgeous! Great challenge too!

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  9. Sooooo cute Sue! I'm always a fan of blocked mixed pp like that, absolutely love it =)

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  10. I love your layout! It rocks! And may I say I am totally jealous of your convertible Mustang! Lucky gal!

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  11. I love your LO and your challenge!
    This blog hop is fun.
    Hugs xx

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  12. Oops, nearly forgot! This morning I was at Scrap Club and now I'm going to start on the Crop challenges.xx

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  13. OMG Sue-- your challenge is awesome, and your layout is stunning! I totally {heart}, and can appreciate all that blocking!

    Love it!! =)

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  14. what a gorgeous page - great challenge

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  15. Love these kind of challenges. I love your layout and your car :)

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  16. Plan for today?? I just got off of work and I am hopping along with my weScrap girls. :)
    Your page is amazing Sue!

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  17. I just love your layout you did for your challenge! Wonderful colors, wonderful design! My plan for NSD? I did scrap a little, but unfortunately I have finals next week and studying has to be at the top of my agenda... :( But once finals are over... I'm scrapping!

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  18. Oh, favorite things, I have sooo many. I plan to spend the rest of NSD scrapping away as much as I can.

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  19. Your layouts are my favorite thing. Wonderful everything.
    This evening is my scrappy time doing the WeScrap challenge for NSD.
    -Cher

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  20. Great challenge and LO! I was out during the day, but now it's time to scrap!

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  21. I love your layout and your challenge! Happy NSD!

    allisonnicolecopeAThotmailDOTcom

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  22. very cool and thanks for the challenge!

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  23. What a fun challenge and great grid layout! Love your faves!

    My NSD plans were:
    1) Attend a NSD CRop with my friends
    2) Shopping Spree
    3) Order meals for my family
    4) Create 15 layouts (only did 13)

    Thanks

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  24. I love this!!! Great inspiration scrap our favorite things!

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  25. This is so kewl and such a great way to use up those little bits we always have left over
    thanks for sharing
    hugs Nikki

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