Thursday, April 19, 2012

Design Time Thursday! April Showers Challenge!

Thank you for joining us for our new challenge! We saw such sweet and adorable Easter and Bunny projects!  We appreciate you joining us and hope you will join us for this next challenge!

Challenge and Theme: April Showers bring May flowers! Incorporate rain, puddles, clouds and or flowers  and  must include a bow made of ribbon.

Here is my project!

The CCR Design Team will be showcasing the Creative Cutter Room Bow maker!

If you have troubles making bows, big or little here is the solution! You can check out Cathie's Video HERE and see this Bow Maker in action! Each design team member used the Bow Maker to make the bows you see today!

Compact and easy to use! 

You can check out the CCR Shop HERE! It is only $8.00!

** Guest Designer opportunity** 
Would you like to be a Guest Designer with the Creative Cutter Room? Send us your project using the Bow Maker and we may feature it on the CCR!! Use the Contact tab!

Rain Boots from Freshly Picked Cricut Cartridge
Rain Drop paper from Scrap Pile
Pattern paper from DCWV The Playtime Stack
Crinkle ribbon Ice Blue from 3 Girl Jam
Rain or Shine You're a friend of mine Stamp from Docerela Creations
CCR Bow maker to make Double Bows
Liquid Pearls
Tim Holtz Walnut Stain
Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher

Submit your new project for a chance to win a prize! 


A Bow Maker!!

Challenge Starts today April 19 and runs until May 2, 2012.
Follow the rules then submit your new  project over at the

Looking forward to seeing your creations! 
Only entries that fit the challenge guidelines will be entered to win the prize!
Some Rules to keep in mind while playing along:
Project submissions must be new, no back linking
CCR must be mentioned in the description with a link back to here
Entry must fit theme to be qualified for the prize
Prize must be claimed within 2 weeks
Please link your project posting not just your blog
Please comment after linking
You have until May 2, 2012 to enter your project.
Here is the Line Up You for some great inspiration:
We also have some special guest designers joining us! Please check them out over at the CCR!

Also Entering into:
Scrapalicous: April Showers

Cardz TV: April Showers


  1. Sooooooooooo cute!! I loveeeeeeeeeee the bows and loving the rainboots!!

  2. What a GREAT card Carri!!!
    Love your use of the ribbon :)
    Thanks for sharing another beautiful card!!

  3. Super cute card Carrie! I love the paper for the boots!! They look like a pair I would wear for SURE!!! And that Crinkle Ribbon is AWESOME!!!

    Crafty Hugs,

  4. This card is sooo cute. I love boots!! Great job with the ribbon!


  5. This is so adorable great little boots wouldn't mind having a pair of those myself.
    DIANA L.

  6. Wonderful the use of the ribbon!

  7. This is cute, I love these little boots. The background paper is perfect for them.

  8. cute boots and love the bows on them... TFS Carrie!

  9. What perfect paper for this card.. Beautiful job as always Carrie. The boots are just awesome . Hugs

  10. Adorable boots. I just love the boots. :0) Great detail with the ribbon.


  11. Cute card and love those Boots. I really like the theme for this Challenge.

    Have a great day!
    Dee B

  12. Really cute card- love the crinkle ribbon! :)Amy

  13. Such a cute card! Love the rain drops in your background and what great colors for rain boots.

  14. Great card! I love the details on the boots!


  15. This is cute. I like how you dressed up the boots.

  16. That is so pretty! Love the sentiment too!

  17. Adorable!Love how you dressed the boots up, Especailly th eblue ribbon!TFS

  18. Such a super cute card! Ribbon is fabulous and those boots....LOVE IT!
    Hugs Cathie

  19. I love the boots!! Too cute Carri! I hope to be back to play in the challenge.

    I have a post coming up real soon using some of those awesome embellie's you sent me:) Love them:)
    Have a great day my friend!
    Sherrie K

  20. What a sweet card! Love your that beautiful blue ribbon you used. Perfect saying for it too :)

  21. I love your card, your boots look great and you did a fantastic job with the ribbons! Thanks for joining CCC!

  22. So Cute!! Loving the boots and the bow :)

  23. Love this card--those boots are adorable!

  24. Way cute Carri! Love how you used the ribbons!

    Precious Hugs

  25. Love that sweet card!! Those boots are adorable!! Great bow!! That bow maker is awesome. Ready for the weekend?? Are you having temps as high as we are this weekend?? We are upper 90s!! I think the pool is in our future... lol

  26. Oh my your card is sooo SWEET Carri!Those little books are TOO CUTE and LOVE the great sentiment, Have a great day my friend!!!:)

  27. Your card is so pretty I love it.

  28. Carri,
    These are the cutest boots, love how you added the liquid pearls and bling to the boots!

  29. So cute. I gotta get in on this one. What a fun challenge. Love your card. :-)

  30. I love your card. And how cute is the glitter sentiment. TFS AJ!

  31. Oh my...this card is ever so cute! I just love the boots & the patterned paper you used on them. The crinkle ribbon bow is a great touch.
    I have a bow maker just not the CCR version. Looks like it would be very useful!

  32. How cute is this card Carri!The colors are great, and I just love those boots!! karen♥