Thursday, August 28, 2014

Winner of the Sun Challenge...

Sorry that I am late in posting the winner of the sun challenge...I have had awful internet issues lately, but now that it is ok (crossing fingers until I post this!), here is the winner of the sun challenge:

Kim from Kim's Simply Cards! Just goes to show you that you don't need the most intricate cut to have a winner!

Congratulations and please email us for your badge!

Monday, August 25, 2014

Dressing Up - Dress Form or Dress Challenge

Hi from Maureen.  It's time again for me to host the challenge of the week. This week is about fashion, and I challenge everyone to use a Cricut cut dress form or dress diecut in their project.  From children in dresses, to several dress forms, to embellished dresses, there are lots of opportunities to create with this theme.   Remember to read the rules to the right and link up your glamorous dress project this week!  But first a little inspiration from the Design Team:

   Maureen - French Manor, Forever Young

DIANA L. - Home decor and more

Sharon~ Baby Steps and Elegant Edges

Caroline - Everyday Pop-up Cards

Laura - Happily After After

Melanie - Special Occasion

Michelle-Formal Occasion

Emily - Forever Young/Elegant Edges

Susan Edwards - French Manor

Brenda - Nifty Fifties 



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Wednesday, August 20, 2014

"Apple" Challenge Winner

Hey everyone!  It's Jaren here to announce the winner of last week's apple challenge.  We had some creative entries this week, and I just want to say thank you for linking up with us!  I just loved the card from Sunshine Honey Bee.  She did a great job with the sketch she used, and the apple cut was perfect!  Great job!  Email to get your Project of the Week Blinkie!!


Monday, August 18, 2014

Let the SUN Shine In

This Laura, and I am hosting this week's BBTB2 challenge -- and the Cricut challenge this week is to use a Cricut-cut SUN on a papercraft project. The Design Team has created some wonderful inspirational projects to get you started. I can't wait to see what you create! Please remember to tell us which cartridge you used and to check the challenge rules on our sidebar before you link up.

Laura - Country Life

Maureen - Pooh and Friends, Life's a Beach

Melanie - Artbooking

Caroline-Wild Card 2

Michelle-Doodlecharms, CM Stork's Delivery font

Sharon ~Hello Kitty Greetings

DIANA L.-Classroom June-July

Emily - Campin' Critters, Accent Essentials

Mayra - Create A Critter 

Jaren - Artbooking

Brenda - Artbooking



    An InLinkz Link-up

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Happy Camper Challenge Winner!

Hey All!

Emily here to announce who was the Happiest Camper from last week's challenge!

There were some fabulous projects and I loved
the inspiration I received from all of them!

Thanks to everyone who participated!

Take a look at this layout!
I absolutely love the title and the pics are so fun!

So CONGRATS Just Jill -
you are the winner from last week!!!

Monday, August 11, 2014

Apple for the Teacher - Back to School Apple Challenge

Hello everyone!!  It's Jaren here to welcome you guys to this week's Bitten by the Bug 2 challenge.  Can you believe it's already back to school time?  This summer has flown by for us!  I'm sure many of you out there that have school-aged children and grandchildren are in the process of buying supplies, backpacks, and uniforms.  With that in mind, I thought it would be a great week to have an "apple" challenge.  All you need to do to participate is use a Cricut "apple" cut on a new card or project.  Our fabulous design team has some wonderful creations for your inspiration.  
We look forward to seeing what you have to share.  Please don't forget to tell us what Cricut cartridge you used in your creation.  Have a great week!

Jaren - Create a Critter and Birthday Bash

Melanie - Artbooking

Laura - Home Accents

Caroline - Preserves


Sharon ~Create-a-Friend

Mayra- Create a Critter 

Maureen - Preserves

DIANA L.- Autumn Celebrations

Emily - Recess

Susan Edwards - Teddy Bear Parade, Autumn Celebrations


    An InLinkz Link-up

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Bee-utiful Project of the Week Winner

Hello friends!  Susan here to bring you the Project of the Week (POW) winner for last week's BEE-utiful challenge.  Our winner is Christine from Cocoa's Mom blog.  Christine used the Art Deco cartridge to create framed, doily matted, canvas wall art pieces.  Aren't they Bee-Utiful? I love them all, but especially the bee!

Congratulations Christine!  What a fabulous project!!

Monday, August 4, 2014

Happy Camper Challenge

Happy Monday!!!

Welcome to another challenge at BBTB2!!!
It's Emily here to bring you the fun theme for this week!
I don't know about you, but one of my favorite things to do in the summer is camp!
So I decided to make this challenge all about
Happy Campers or Campin' Critters
or anything to do with camping!
I hope you have fun with this challenge and
I look forward to seeing what you all come up with!
Our design team has created some really cute projects to 
inspire you to create your own Camping project.
Be sure to check the challenge rules on the sidebar.

Emily - Campin' Critters

Caroline - Campin' Critters

Melanie - Campin' Critters

Laura - Just Because Cards

Michelle -Campin' Critters and Graphically Speaking

Maureen - Campin' Critters

DIANA L. - Campin' Critters

Brenda - Campin' Critters

Susan Edwards - Cricut Design Space



    An InLinkz Link-up