Friday, December 16, 2011

Week #2 of Paper Piecings by Nikki Christmas Challenge!!

Hi there everyone!  It's week 2 of my Paper Piecings by Nikki Christmas Challenge!! Congratulations to Linda Therrien...the winner of last week's challenge!  Linda won an adorable, brand new Close To My Heart "Christmas Cheer" stamp set, CTMH Christmas Paper Pack and the matching accessories kit to go with both of these!  What an amazing prize!! I hope Linda shares what she creates with her new Close To My Heart products!!


Now for the week 2 challenge :)  This week's challenge is to make a 12x12 layout OR an 8x8 layout OR a Christmas card OR a Christmas tag with either my "Very Beary Christmas" pattern set or my newest set "Baking Memories"!(You only need to make ONE of the above projects for this challenge).  Get a head start on your Christmas crafting and enter this challenge to win my awesome prize of the week!!


This week I am giving, one lucky winner (chosen by random.org) the following gifts for entering this challenge:

Brand New Karen Foster "Vintage Christmas" Scrapbooking Kit,

Brand New "Whimsical Christmas" Scrapbooking Kit,

WAIT!  That's not all!!

Brand New "Winter Frolic" Cricut Cartridge

AND

"Christmas Cheer" Cricut Cartridge!!!

RIGHT!?!?! I know!  It's an awesome prize!! Think of all of the scrapbooking/crafting you can accomplish with these prizes!! As soon as Christmas is over, you will be all set and ready to to scrap it!


To qualify for this amazing gift you must do the following. (I will check after random.org picks my winner)

1.  Create a Christmas 12x12 layout, 8x8 layout, card, tag or any other craft using, either, my "Very Beary Christmas" pattern set OR my "Baking Memories" Pattern set.

2. Post your finished project on your Facebook page or blog with a link to my store (www.paperpiecingsbynikki.com)

3. Leave a comment here on this post telling me what your favorite Christmas tradition is :)

4. Spread the word about my challenge!!! Leave a link to my giveaway on your blog or Facebook page. No blog or Facebook, let me know how you will spread the word!

5. Subscribe to my blog via email and become a follower (already do, then your halfway there!)

6. Leave your link with Mr. Linky at the bottom of this post so that I can check all 
entries to be fair :)
If you don't leave your link, I cannot track your entry :(

(and don't forget to come back for next's week Challenge/Giveaway!!)

This challenge will close Friday December 23! ! I will announce my winner by Monday December 26th!! Good luck to all of you and Have a very Merry Christmas and a safe, healthy and prosperous New Year!!
I can't wait to see your projects!!

    Hugs!!


Nikki






9 comments:

Patti Ross

Hi Nikki, Thanks for the chance to win this awesome prize. For the challenge I used BOTH the Baking and Beary sets!!! WooHOO...

My favorite Christmas tradition is baking cookies. I did it with my Grandmother - I baked with my boys - my neices - and now with my granddaughters. It's a tradition I hope will be passed on. My scrapbook page is all ready to go for this years baking!!! I'm going to do another for my recipe book!

Patti Ross
www.pattilynncreations.blogspot.com
rossfam@wildblue.new

pam

hi nikki im using baking memories,im signed up as a follower,i signed up by email,now im going to share you on my site and start on my layout!
mygypsierose@sbcglobal.net

pam

my tradition that i started was to make my boys a handmade ornament with the date of that christmas on it.

pam

ok i posted my 2nd project at my site with ur address, i needed a gift tag(i didnt have one for togight) hubbies friends name is george and hes a baker so i used the gingerbread with bowl from the baking memories set. turned out cute! mygypsierose@sbcglobal.net

Loves to Scrap

Thanks for the chance to win this great give away!!!!

My favorite Christmas tradition is making handmade Christmas crafts with the kids :)

Pamela Pattison Lash

Cookies and candy stix are a fun tradition at the LoveBug home. Thanks for a chance to score some sweet blog candy for this challenge!
pam_lash at yahoo dot com

Patricia

Our family tradition is just hanging out with family and having a good time. Thanks for the fun challenge, I really enjoyed playing.
~Patricia
http://pattyandcharlie.blogspot.com

Liz

Hi Nikki, sorry I've been slacking lately, but I do have a very big post up tonight with most of the things I've created with the Very Beary Christmas set. I have also posted the link on my FB page and shared this contest in the FB group "blog candy" Have a wonderful Christmas!

My fav Christmas tradition is having someone new get to play Santa every year and pass out gifts to all the grandkids! As each grandchild has gotten older they also get the chance to be "Santa" for the night!

http;//tryin2craft.blogspot.com

Linda Therrien

Hi Nikki, just posted my layout and put it on my blog and invited everyone from facebook to go check you out.

My favorite holiday tradition is making my grandmothers bread - it is a cinnamon raisen bread and the recipe makes 7-8 loaves. I make a whole batch for my Aunt and Uncle in NH so he can have something of his mom for Christmas and then I make another batch for my dad, brothers and sisters..never enough for me to get one, but that is ok :). It is an all day process but so worth it when I see everyone enjoying it. Makes me feel like my Gram is right there with me when I am making it.

Merry Christmas my friend - hope you have a great holiday. Looking forward to all the new designs you are coming up with - so excited!!

Linda
www.lindascreativity.blogspot.com
therrien_linda@yahoo.com

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