Saturday, June 28, 2014

It's a DoubleClick Skittles DESIGN TEAM Call!! And New Skittles Summer Release!! Exciting News!! Plus WIn Blog Candy!


After much consideration I have decided to hold a Design Team call for my Skittles!! I am so super excited to be starting this new adventure! 
The design team call will run from June 21, 2014 and will end Friday July 11, 2014. 

Requirements to Apply:
Commit to a 6 month term
US residents only (Sorry this is due to the high shipping costs)
Must have an active blog
Post a minimum of 2 projects per month;
*which match the posted challenge
*use skittles
*not post any other project on the day of our challenges (which will be on Wednesdays) 
*join in on blog hops
*promote the new releases

Each member will be asked to fill an additional responsibility that will promote the challenges and skittles:
Facebook, Instagram, Google Friend Connect, Pinterest, YouTube, a Prize/sponsorship coordinator. (If you specialize in another form of social media please include which one)
Required to comment on ALL entries
Promote Skittles!  
If accepted you will receive an outline of additional requirements that you can review and then decide if you would like to join the team.

What you will receive in return:

Skittles!! Each member will receive 75 skittles for the first 3 months then an additional 75 skittles for the second 3 month term. Discount on additional Skittles purchase.

Your blog listed on my blog, lots of fun between team members. 

I am DRAMA free so please keep that in mind! 

After the 6 month term another DT call will be held.

If you are interested in joining my Skittle Family please send the following:
Your name and contact info
A link to your blog
Which position in social media you would be interested in
A little bit about yourself and your crafting style.
Any current Design teams you are on and what days you post
A clear photo of a project that if selected will be used at your introduction on my blog. 
Please email:
abusybee24 at cox dot net

I will confirm I received your email, if not please email me again.

Additional information:

Georgiana from Carson's Creations has offered to be my Co-pilot with this adventure (Thank you!)

Design team announcements will be made on July 23 (New DT members will be notified before then)
We will host a challenge every two weeks beginning July 23
Skittles will not be required but would be great to see them used!
One winner will be chosen from both monthly challenges, prizes will include Skittles, crafting goodies, and sponsored prizes.
More information will be posted with the challenge!

Now onto more exciting news!!

It is time for my Summer release as promised!! It is so HOT and sunny here in Arizona I could not resist these sweet pastel colors! 

Welcome the Summer 2014 Release!

 Just Peachy:
 Clouds Above:
Plenty O' Purple:
It is the 2014 Summer release!!  Limited availability!

This release will be only the 3 colors above. NO FREE bonus color with this set of 3 Release. If you order a set of 6 or more you will receive a bonus color! (see my Store for more details!)

Option 1:

You can get this release for $3.50! (free shipping)

3 Bags total:

25 Peachy
25 Cloudy
25 Plenty


Option 2:
$6.00 for 2X the Fun! (free shipping)

50 Peachy
50 Cloudy
50 Plenty

Option 3:

15 bags from the original set
3 bags from 2014 Summer release
$15.00 free shipping
(18 bags total)


New Release options

Want to win these??

 Be a follower and let me know if you are excited about the upcoming challenges! 

Sorry due to high shipping fees blog candy is only open to US residents


  1. Love these colors. I've never used skittles, but I would love to. I hope to enter some of your fun challenges.

  2. I follow you with bloglovin. The skittles are so pretty and the challenge looks like fun.
    isoscia at aol dot com

  3. LOVE the colors on your release:) Just ordered some...yeah!
    Oh wow, how exciting for your to start a challenge blog! I wish I had time to try out for the DT but gotta get this wedding behind me...ugh, such a crazy summer!
    I hope to catch up with you guys maybe in Sept. We are lookin' at the last 2 wks in Sept. I will keep you posted when we get the tickets and if it works out-maybe set something up to meet up :)
    Congrats again and we will be talking soon my friend!
    Sherrie K

  4. cant wait for your challenges sounds fun, can't try out because I have two post that day. But will definetly support you and your new adventure. hugs friend. Rhonda

  5. Am already a follow. Enjoy your post and challenges.

    marg0006 at Verizon dot net

  6. These look so interesting and I think they would be great on a boys project...after the baby stage, flowers and bows just don't cut it. Think these would be a good addition besides buttons. I ak=m alway looking for challenges and am ecited to do some more with you.
    Barbara Bird/ DT

  7. Whoohoo, so excited tohear you are starting up a challenge blog! Would love to work with you on the Dt, but too much going right now.....good luck to all those who apply...I am sure it will be super fun!!! Skittles are awesome!!!