1 February 2014

CH#37 * Anything Goes * + It's our 3rd Anniversary Blog Hop

Morning everyone Shaz here to welcome you to a new challenge here at 
Sparkles Christmas Challenges

Thank you to all those who joined us on the last challenge
Fabulous entries and 20 of you joined us which is great.
Please check the post below to see the winner & top 3.

 Our new challenge for this month is an extra special challenge as it's our 
3rd Anniversary how good is that! 
So for this month we have a theme and a blog hop
Our theme for you this month is
* Anything Goes *

As we are a multi craft challenge blog you may make what ever you like! so long as it's for Christmas .
Now for our blog hop i think a lot of you are already familiar with how they work but for those that don't, here are the rules
You must hop to each of the DT's blogs and either leave a comment or add yourself to their linky, then hop back here and add your creation to our linky it's a simple as that.
Prizes up for grabs from our terrific sponsors are as follows

   Di's Digi
                                                                $12 voucher 



            Pink Gem Designs       photo logo-4_zpsa1d31807.jpg
                 2 Digi's                          £10 voucher                 £10 Voucher

Wow! can you believe your eyes all these fantastic goodies are up for grabs plus! yes i said plus! there are more goodies along the way from the DT so you need to 
Hop Hop Hop!
Many Many thanks to all our sponsors for 2013 and those continuing with us for 2014 plus our new sponsors for 2014.
Plus a big thank you to all the DT offering prizes.

Here are the fab creations the DT have made for inspiration 
please visit each 1 to be in with the chance of winning.



Beautiful creations as always Ladies x

So what are you waiting for! your first Blog to hop to is 
But don't forget you must hop and leave a comment or enter the linky on each of the DT's blogs and then return here to enter your creation with the blue frog.

Please pop back February 28th to see who our lucky winners & top 3 are.
To join in please read the rules in pages at top then leave your link to your post with the little blue frog we can then pop along and see what you have created.
The Sparkles Team


  1. Beautifully presented Shaz xx

  2. Happy Anniversary Shaz...wishing you many, many more. Thank you for giving us a place to play!

  3. A FABulous Blog Hop! LOving all your
    Missed Jennifer out! I did call but,she's not in yet lol.

  4. yes i am sorry but Jennifer seems to have got lost if she is not with us by tomorrow i will have to remove her from the hop so sorry about that x

  5. Happy Anniversary, saw wonderful projects all through the hop except at the Jennifer stop, no posting there. Back later with my links.

  6. Thank you for a great challenge and gorgeous DT inspirations, just off to do the blog hop now xx

  7. Visited and commented on all of the DT blogs. Happy 3rd blogversary and I hope you have many, many more wonderful years. Thank you for the hop and the chance to win some wonderful prizes x

  8. Happy Anniversary great DT inspiration! Thanks for the fun hop!

  9. Hopping done. And what a great hop it was! Gotta say the DT ladies are full with talent. There were a lot of beauties on the way, not sure if I wanna add my card now... :)

    Hugs from Finland,

  10. Sorry, forgot to thank for the chance to win...the prizes are wonderful and I hope to be one of the lucky ladies to win :)


  11. What fab DT makes ladies well done
    Happy Anniversary

  12. Happy 3rd anniversary!!Will be back for the hop. Ruby x

  13. Happy Anniversary!! Thanks for a wonderful Blog Hop with an amazing variety of cards/creations. I've made a card and entered comments into all the DT blogs. Many thanks, Kym

  14. Totally fabulous idea from the design team. Congratulations on your anniversary! Hugs, Gail

  15. Loved the hop and all the DT inspiration and projects! Happy Anniversary and thanks for the chance to win so many lovely goodies! Best wishes Karen x

  16. Congrats on your 3rd blog anniversary! I love Christmas Challenges because they give me inspiration to make Christmas cards during the year and avoid the stress at the end of the year.
    Thanks for the chance of winning lovely prizes, I keep my fingers crossed.

  17. Wow, all your DT members have done a fantastic job for your 3rd anniversary -- congratulations to them and also this site! Thank you for the fantastic opportunity to win a prize (as you know, stampers can NEVER have enough supplies, right). Good luck in your endeavor for many more years . . .

  18. Happy Anniversary! Thanks a lot for the lovely Blog-hop. I’ve found lots of inspiration - got lost in the DT-blogs a couple of times looking around at all the lovely things they’ve made, both for this challenge and other works from them. Lots of notes taken and pictures saved for my own future projects. Again; Thanks, and thanks for the opportunity to win lovely prices. Hugs from Lisbeth

  19. Happy 3rd Anniversary! I have hopped along to all the designers blogs and seen their gorgeous creations and I linked up my card! Thanks for the inspiration, the monthly challenges and the chance to win one of these awesome prizes!!

  20. Congratulations on your 3rd blogaversary and thank you for a fun challenge!
    Hugs xx

  21. Really enjoyed the blog hop. Thanks for the chance to win. Christine

  22. Didn't have time to hop when i entered my card so just been round and hopped today. Great makes thanks for the chance to win such gorgeous prizes x

  23. Happy Anniversary! Part way through the hop and just entered a card. Will try to finish later today.
    Thanks for the chance to join in.

  24. Just a note to tell you how much I enjoyed visiting all of the team, such talent in your group.

  25. Happy Anniversary and thank you for an amazing blog hop.

  26. Happy anniversary and thanks for such a super challenge and blog hop xx

  27. Happy anniversary!!
    I finnally got around to do th blog hop :)
    Lots of great inspiration to find!
    Hugs, Wenche

  28. happy 3rd anniversary to Sparkles Christmas ... I have entered my card and have just ocmpleted the blog hop - lots of fab cards by the DT :-)
    Thanks so much for the fabulous chances to win
    Pauline x

  29. What a fab blog hop! All of the Design Team have made such fabulous creations. Thanks so much for a chance to enter. (I have also entered the challenge)
    Fiona L x

  30. Thank you so much for a fun blog hop, such a great variety of projects from all the team and such a lot of inspiration!! I enjoy your challenges very much - just managed to get my latest card entered in time!! Congratulations to you all on your blogoversary and here's to many more!! Love and Best wishes, Jacky x