Tuesday 27 March 2018

You are welcome to our party

It's is PARTY TIME here at Cuttlebug Mania because this month is
our 5th Anniversary!!!!
5 years ago Kerry and Jannie deceided to create their own blog and
stand out by using a manual machine for the challenges!
We are still going strong as a challenge blog and
Deneen, Liv, Sonia and Jannie are so glad for everybody
to join us in our challenges!
So this week we have an extra special challenge
for you!!!!!
We would like you to use the first creations posted on the blog 5 years ago
by our former team (only Deneen and Jannie are from the original team) for your inspiration and we would like you to tell us why you chose that project.
The link to our first blogpost is here and the projects are:
                                      Kerry                                                           Deneen


                       Rachel                                                                                Jannie

We would only like to point out our guidelines,
please follow these when you enter our challenges!
Make a receipe for the things you have used to make the project!
Mention what machine, embossingfolder and die you have used please

We can't wait to see what you create!

To enter this challenge read our guidelines in the sidebar

This weeks prize is a special THANK YOU stamp
And these are the projects from our amazing DT!!!
I love how they all turned out!!
I chose Jannie,
I loved the little scene with the banners, grass and butterflies.

Sizzix Flourish Embossing Folder, Verve Stamps Banner Die, Memory Box Vivienne Die, Technique Tuesday Hello Pocket Die


I have chosen Deneen's card
Deneen is an inspiration and I love her ánd purple! 
 I made a box with my Envelope Punch Board with help of 
With this amazing tool you can make a box for anything!
So I found this amazing handcreme with lovely butterflies

I embossed the box with a Crafts Too You Rose embossingfolder(CTFD3107)
And then die cut 3 butterflies!
And a Stitched Butterfly Die by My Creative Time

Here is my card, inspired by Kerry's card 5 years ago.
Instead of blue I used purple.

Embossing folder: Lifestyle Crafts "Butterflies".
Dies used: Spellbinders "Scalloped Oval", Marianne Design "Butterfly",  Sentiment: "Technique Tuesday Say It Birthday (DISIBir)"
Butterfly border punch: Artoz

I chose to use Jannie's card as an inspiration for my Pop Up Box card. Jannie is the reason I am part of this awesome Challenge blog and I just love her creations.
I  used the idea of pink butterflies hovering over the grass and tiny pink flowers!
Jannie's Card
And here is my card : 
Dies used :Sizzix Tim Holtz Window & Window Box,Cheery Lynn  Large Rose,Spellbinders Happy Days,Spellbinders Curved Borders 2 ,Sizzix Framelits Die set 5 with Stamp Butterflies 3 No 657773,Dienamics [MFT ]Grassy Edges,Cheery Lynn  Flourish 13,Joy Crafts 6002-0251[Butterfly Border],Heartfelt creations Delightful Daisy Die

Tuesday 20 March 2018

Winner Ribbon and Bows and announcement

Unfortunately we had to exclude so many entries because
1. they had not followed either using a die/ embossing folder and/or
2. they had forgotten to list the die/ embossing folder used.

Congratulations from the DT!!
Please contact Jannie for your prize and your winner Blinkie too!!!  

Runners Up

3. Shuly

Congratulations from the DT!!

and please contact Jannie for your Runners Up Blinkies!!

Tuesday 13 March 2018


Welcome to another Cuttlebug Mania Tuesday!
And this week we would like you to make a project that involves Spring!
So use flowers, leaves, birds etc, anything Springie!
We would also remind you to PLEASE take a minute to read our guidelines!
A lot of entries are disqualified because people haven't read
the things we would like to see on your project ánd the guidelines

and that is a shame!
We can't wait to see what you create!

To enter this challenge here are the guidelines:
Please ensure you have read what is required below:
Max 3 entries per person
You can use any manual (not electric) die-cutting/embossing machine,
dies or embossing folders to enter our challenges.
Please tell us which products you have used on your project!
This weeks prize is

Now let's see what our amazing DT
has made for us!!!

 Spellbinders Fancy Lattice Die, My Favorite Things Stitched Oval Scallop Frame Die, Memory Box Honey Blossom Spring Die

Made a Easterbunny out of the Keepsake Die by Stampin Up
I made the ears and feet with the Nestabilities Ovals
The bow is made with the Small Stitched Scalloped Bow Die by My Creative Time
The flower and leaf are from Stampin Up Stylish Stems Framelits (142750)
The Sentiment is from Hello Chickie by My Creative Time


Embossing folder: Darice, Dies: Spellbinders Oval and Scalloped Oval, Cottage Cutz Ivy (a leftover).
Flowers: EK Success punch.


Desk Organizer
Dies : Heartfelt creations  Sunrise Lily,Marianne Designs Creatables LR0240,Marianne Anjas Vintage Decoration LR0269,X cut 3 D Butterfly

Tuesday 6 March 2018

Winner Colour Challenge

Unfortunately for this challenge we did not get so many entries.
But in spite of that, it was not easy to choose a winner.
Please do tell us how you used your Cuttlebug or
another non electric machine!
That is one of our guidelines!

And please use the colors as asked in our challenge
Thank you so much

Congratulations from the DT!!
Please contact Jannie for your prize and your winner Blinkie too!!!  

Runners Up

4. Kath

Congratulations from the DT!!

and please contact Jannie for your Runners Up Blinkies!!