bloghop_winner_titleHello, crafty friends!

First, we would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to all those who took the time to hop along with us and leave comments. It was a lot of work to put this blog hop together, but when we hear how you have been enjoying the inspiration from the blog hop, it made all of the behind-the-scenes work worthwhile.

altenew_challange-blog-collageBefore we announce the winners, we also want to give a BIG shout out to 18 fabulous challenge blogs and their designers who joined in this fun blog hop. This Ultimate Challenge Blog Hop wouldn’t have been quite as amazing without all their support.

challenge_collagePlease know that one of the main objectives of this Ultimate Challenge Blog Hop was to help you find the challenge blogs to play along so you inspire and be inspired.

If you missed the blog hop for any reason, you could find all the participating challenge blogs below, and you can still be inspired. So much talent jam packed into this!

Virginia’s View Challenge
CASology Challenge
Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge
Ellen Hutson Pin-Sights Challenge
CAS(E) this Sketch Challenge
Tag You’re It Challenge
The Daily Marker 30 Day Coloring Challenge
Less is More Challenge
Muse Challenge
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge
Colour Q Challenge
One-Layer Simplicity Challenge
Seize the Birthday Challenge
Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge
Time Out Challenge
Color Throwdown Challenge
CAS Mix-Up Challenge
Pretty Pink Posh 10 Minute Craft Dash Challenge

bloghop_winner_titleWe know you have been waiting patiently, so it is time to announce the winners of The Ultimate Challenge Blog Hop. There are lots of winners in this post, so be sure to look through it completely.

We have FIVE random winners who will each receive a $35 gift certificate to our online store, and they are:


Woendi
 from the Altenew blog

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Monika from The Color Throwdown Challenge

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Nandini from Color Q Challenge

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Leanne from the Altenew blog

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Janet from Virginia’s View Challenge

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Congratulations to all the winners! Please email us at winner@altenew.com with the subject line Ultimate Challenge Blog Hop Winner, and we will set you up with the prizes.

caughtbyaltenewThere is more! We asked you to share your Altenew creations HERE, and there were so many gorgeous entries! We know that you put your passion and time into your project(s) and we appreciate that. It was a very difficult decision to narrow down to FIVE winners, but here we are, the five projects that impressed us the most:

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Neha Bhatt (Focus Product: Peony Bouquet Stamp Set)

We love how Neha mixed and matched the outlined and solid images from the Peony Bouquet stamp set to give interests to the card. What a clever idea!

3Ashwini (Focus Product: Hennah Elements Stamp Set)

Check out this beauty! Ashwini created a thank you card using our Hennah Elements with lots of depths. Beautiful background and focal point!

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Laura Jane (Focus Product: Dahlia Blossoms Stamp Set)

Wow, can we just say wow again? Love the details and the coloring technique Laura put into this card! A great floral arrangement using the stamp set!

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TaeEun (Focus Product: Best Mom Stamp Set)

TaeEun created an awesome shaker card using the Best Mom stamp set – the shaker part also has gold embossing which makes the card even more elegant!

2277Kavitha (Focus Product: Vintage Roses Stamp Set)

Simple yet so pretty and sophisticated! Kavitha did a wonderful job with the Vintage Rose stamp set to add a realistic feel to the birthday card.

Congratulations, ladies! Thank you so much for your wonderful participation and support.

We hope to see you over at the October Inspiration Challenge hosted by Sveta! Our challenge entries are always brimming with creativity!

Thanks so much for stopping by!