Saturday, August 18, 2018


I am so sorry, but I have been away where we have had limited wifi and service so I have a few winners to announce.

First up, the winner of the back to school challenge and the prize pack from A Flair For Buttons:

And here is here cute card!

Congratulations Crystal!
email me at: to claim your prize

Next up I have a few challenge winners to announce:

First up, our Pool time challenge winner:

Congratulations Marlena.
I really love the pop of yellow against the polka dot background.

Next, the Back to School challenge winner:

Congratulations Amy!
I was drawn to the notebook paper, the clip and of course the cute image!

Congratulations winners be sure to grab your badge!

Now don't forget to play along in this week's challenge:

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Inspired By... sea scape

My husband and I have been chatting about boats lately... I would love to get a boat with a cabin so that we can go cruising down our canal... who knows - one day.  Seems timely for this inspiration photo.

How are you inspired? colors? anchor? texture? theme? charms? fibre?....

Check out the lovely creations by the design team. 

Raechelle Bellus

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Inspired By... cool treat

Hey everyone and welcome to another Inspired By challenge. We are so hot here right now so I am definitely in the mood for ice cream!  

How does this inspire you? Ice cream, treat, chalkboard, layers...

Check out what the design team has done. 

Raechelle Bellus

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Inspired By... back to school


Hey everyone, it's that time of year again... school is just around the corner. As a stay at home mom, I looked forward to school starting but as a teacher... not so much ;)

We have a prize up for grabs again! This week we are sponsored by 

Be sure to check out the shop... so many cute buttons - I want them all! 

The prize will be 2 packages of flair of the winners choice! 

The Design Team were supplied with some buttons to play with:


So how are you inspired? school, numbers, letters, perhaps a notebook...

Check out the wonderful creations from the team and can you spot the flair?!

Monday, July 30, 2018

Winner... Inspired By Beach Day

Thank you for playing along with our Beach Day challenge.  In this heat, I hope you are spending some time at the beach!

This week's winner is:

Such a great take on the inspiration and check out her water and sand! Love it!

Congratulations Quillish!
Be sure to grab your badge!

Now don't forget to play along in this week's challenge:

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Inspired By... pool time

Doesn't this photo scream summer to you?  What inspires you?  The colors, images, lines, food/drink, chairs, sketch.... so many options

Check out how the Design Team was inspired:

Monday, July 23, 2018

Winner Inspired By...campfire smores

I loved seeing all of the smore projects... made me quite hungry actually :)  The winner is:

I was drawn to that die cut background and of course the cute little critters.

Congratulations Kelly!
Be sure to grab your badge.

Now don't forget to play along in this week's Beach Day challenge:

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Inspired By...beach day


Isn't this a fun photo?  Who has been at the beach lately?  I have... hopefully heading there again soon.

How are you inspired by the photo?  beach? colors? lemon? stripes? reading? basket?....

Check out the Design Team's interpretation.  Can't wait to see what you do!

Teresa Kline

Raechelle Bellus

When playing along, please be sure to share the challenge graphic in your post and link it up here!  If sharing on Social Media be sure to use #inspiredbylaurel so we can find you!

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