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Username Post: November * Use It Or Lose It* Challenge! (Full)        (Topic#1519339)
KellyCali
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Welcome to 'The *Use It Or Lose It Challenge!*'

In honor of the The Autumntime Season...

Our challenge in the month of November is to *use 5 specifically selected items*.

...And yes, you guessed it!...Your LO or LO's must include 5 of your specifically chosen items!

GUIDELINES:

- First, search through your stash, select *5* items, products or supplies that you currently have in your stash, that you are not using, but really do intend to & then if you will, take a pic & link it here!

- *The Big Disclaiming Twist!* - Upon chosing your items, if you do NOT however use up *all 5* of your specified items by the deadline, then all or any of your unused specified remaining supplies, items or products will in turn be sent away & onto the Winner! (Hence, the Use Or Lose It part of this months Challenge!) *Please Only Play If You Dare & Dare To Share!

~ LOs must be 8x8 or larger
~ LOs can be single or double
~ Enter as many LO's as you desire!
~ Only new LOs please
~ LOs may be used towards multiple challenges

~ Note: This months selected products may be from either the Superstore OR from your own personal stash (it's up to you!)

~ Please feel free to check in as often as possible and tell us about your progress as you go along!

~ Post your LO's to the board...please allow Public Embedding for your LO's.

~All submissions must be posted to this thread *no later than midnight on November 30th!*

VOTING:

~ All participants that complete this months Challenge, will have their names submitted into a random drawing for a prize!

~ In addition to any remaining supplies, a Scrapbooking Goodie Bag will then be sent to the winner!

~ Note to Players! - All extra supplies will be/should be sent individually onto the randomly selected Winner! Note: Thank You For Your Participation In Advance!

Thanks For Playing, Good Luck & As Always, Have Fun!

* July Challenge Winner = Julie (senora_x)
* August Challenge Winner = Nati (Mrs. Tristan)
* September Challenge Winner = Sam (IamSamScrapper)
* October Challenge Winner = Kristen (kristen622)
* November Challenge Winner = Amy (AllAmy)
* December Challenge Winner

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= supplies used!

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PLAYERS:

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1. Kelly (KellyCali) (hostess) (5/5) = DONE!

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2. Ashley (Smashley) (5/5) = DONE!

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3. Amy (AllAmy) (5/5) = DONE! CHALLENGE WINNER!

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4. Angelica (Angelica) (5/5) = DONE!

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5. Sabrina (scrapinbabygal) (5/5) = DONE!

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6. Karen (scrapriguez) (0/5)

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7. Megan (iheartaslan) (5/5) = DONE!

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8. Kate (kyttikate) (0/5)

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9. Jenn (-Jenn-) (4/5)

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10. (senora_x) (4/5)

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11. Sam (IamSamScrapper) (0/5) I am sorry. I can send five items that I find to this month's winner.

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12. Serina (sgrcookie) (5/5) = DONE!

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13. Nati (Mrs. Tristan) (5/5) = DONE!

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14. Kat (TurtleLove) (0/5)

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15. Sue (jazzescrapper) (0/5)

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Note: Each player will have their own thread section following this one. Your 5 chosen items will be linked to the front page. Upon completion and use of your 5 specified products, your completed results will also thereon be linked!


 
KellyCali
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1. Kelly (KellyCali) (hostess) (5/5) = DONE!

OK, since it's November, aka family, food & fun time...This month, I'm gonna try and solely work on some of my continued 12x12 Recipe Card LO's!

Keyword = Time!...Christmas is coming & I need time to get everything done!

Meatloaf For Dinner By KellyCali

Microwave Apple Betty By KellyCali

Animal Crackers In My Soup By KellyCali

Rice Pudding By KellyCali


 
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2. Ashley (Smashley) (5/5) = DONE!

YAY!!! I've been waiting to see this thread! Count me in! And I won't be an unmotivated scrapper this month, promise!!

Ok, I'm ACU on love...I need to get moving on this challenge! Here are my items:

I will use at least 2 rub ons
I will use at least 3 flower gems
I will use the pp
I will use the Jolee's suitcases
I will use at least 3 of the glitter die cuts

Ok, here is the actual paper I'm using. I must have just clicked on the wrong one.

Use or Lose Nov By Smashley

Ok, finally, I got a nice day to take some pictures of layouts.

In this one I used one of the Foil/Glitter/Flock rub ons:

The Little Things By Smashley

And on this one I used 5 glitter die cuts and 2 flower gems:

The Wedding Party - Danielle and David By Smashley


 
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3. Amy (AllAmy) (5/5) = DONE!

Here are my 5 supplies I plan to use up this month for the Use it or Lose it challenge.

- Creative Imaginations brads - burgundy jewels (8)
- Li'l Davis Designs Square Frames (6)
- chipboard photo corners - pink (5)
- Magic Mesh - yellow, green and orange (1 yard each)

- Recollections black felt decorative border (2 yards)

Use it or Lose it Challenge- Nov 09 By AllAmy

I used two of my chipboard photo corners (painted and inked them to match the LO) on here.

1991 Silverthorn Christmas- Hanging Out By AllAmy

Used the black felt rick rak and 3 red gem brads:
1996 Sorority Portrait By AllAmy

Used 2 chipboard photo corners and ALL 6 of the metal squares!
Billy wearing Daddy's Hat By AllAmy

Used some of the orange mesh
Junior Gymnast By AllAmy

Used 2 of the red gem brads
Russ & Teresa By AllAmy

So far that is one heart (6 metal squares) all used up. Still have lots to scrap

I used up the last of my gem brads! Yeah, another heart. And a bit of the black flower felt.

Family By AllAmy

I used up the rest of my Magic Mesh on these 2 layouts.

Patch Work 2009 By AllAmy

Cutest Pumpkin in the Patch- Logan 2 1/2 By AllAmy

Yeah, another heart. Now to figure out how to finish up using that black felt ribbon. thinking, thinking...


 
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4. Angelica (Angelica) (5/5) = DONE!

I used the Prima Flutter Vine


So Smart
By Angelica

Darth Vader pp


Darth Vader
By Angelica

Basic Grey pp


Goth
By Angelica

Websters pp and Prima Pearls


Beso
By Angelica

I'm done!!!!! Yippee!!

The last of the pearls

Mermaidia
By Angelica


 
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5. Sabrina (scrapinbabygal) (5/5) = DONE!

1. Use felt fusion
2. Use 4 of the rub ons
3. Use the glitter title
4. Use the spinner
5. Use 2 of the journaling cards

Use it or Lose it By Scrapinbabygal

***sharing***

5 facts about me By Scrapinbabygal

used 2/4 of the rub ons
Apple Hill By Scrapinbabygal

used the glitter title
Fall portraits By Scrapinbabygal
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6. Karen (scrapriguez) (0/5)

Don't forget me!!!


 
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7. Megan (iheartaslan) (5/5) = DONE!

Here are my things:


Use It or Lose It Items
By Iheartaslan

My Conditions:

1. Use 2 sheets of the transparency.
2. Use one sheet of the Glitz Plum Crazy pp's.
3. Use Tim Holtz Flourish Mask.
4. Use at least 20 staples from the Tiny attacher.
5. Use the edge distresser on 2 LOs.


here is my 1st LO!
I used the T.H. Flourish Mask, 105 Staples from the Tiny Attacher, 1 sheet of vellum as my bg, and the edge distresser on the top edge.


love
By Iheartaslan

babe By Iheartaslan

Here is my LO using onr sheet of the Glitz Plum Crazy pp. Now all I have left is to use the edge distresser on one more LO! YAY!


DadDY & me
By Iheartaslan

Here is using my 2nd piece of vellum.

Here is my LAST LO!!! I used the TH Edge Distresser on the photo mat for the picture.

LIAR
By Iheartaslan
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8. Kate (kyttikate) (0/5)

of course Im in!!


 
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9. Jenn (-Jenn-) (4/5) = DONE!


Use it or Lose it
By -Jenn-

Here is my items for this month...

- Heat embossing tool
- 3 Blue flowers
- Bling letters in at least 1 title
- Summer fibers

- at least 2 travel journaling blocks

Funny Guys By -Jenn- Heat embossing tool/blue flowers

Princess Kitty By -Jenn- Bling Letters

YUM! By -Jenn- 3 summer fibers

Just need the traveling journaling stickers!





 
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10. (senora_x) (4/5)

I would like to play again! I really need to clear out some older stash and this challenge is so motivating!

Here are my items below.

I will use at least 10 tickets.
I will use at least 3 bingo cards.
I will use at least 2 designs from the stitching template.
I will use the mask at least once.

Here's a few layouts using my tickets:

6th Birthday
By Senora_x

Puppy Love
By Senora_x


 
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11. Sam (IamSamScrapper) (0/5)

Hey, I am going to have to pull out of the challenge. I have been so busy I have not even posted my five items. I am sorry. I can send five items that I find to this month's winner.


 
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12. Serina (sgrcookie) (5/5) = DONE!

Here is my list:

I will use the cuttlebug folder at least once
I will use at least one of the ribbons
I will use at least two of the rubons
I will use at least one of the brads
I will use at least 5 of the gems


Use it or Lose it By Sgrcookie


Aunties

I fulfilled 3 out of the 5

I will use at least two of the rubons (lower left hand corner butterflies)
I will use at least one of the brads (center of the flower)
I will use at least 5 of the gems (right side of the LO)

I used the ribbon on this LO

5/24/97 Blessing #4 (Person)

Hard to see (I will try to get a better close up), but I used the cuttlebug folder on the red matting behind the photo

Friends Blessing #5 (Person)

I am finished using all my stuff!!


 
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13. Nati (Mrs. Tristan) (5/5) = DONE!

i'm in i'm in please!

Here are my 5 items:

1,2,3,4. Different type of felt/ribbon/fiber that i've had for years and i need to get rid of them!!!!!

5. Blue chipboard letters that I need out of here!



My 5 items
By Mrs. Tristan

And here are 3 lo's using 2 of the felt/ribbon/fibers and the chipboards.


FUN
By Mrs. Tristan


Proud
By Mrs. Tristan

I'm done!!!!

I used the 3rd fiber here on this lo.

I Love You
By Mrs. Tristan

and the 4th fiber on this one.


Chula
By Mrs. Tristan


 
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14. Kat (TurtleLove) (0/5)

I did this completely wrong in October and as a result have to send out 5 items...sigh....can I still give it a go this month?


 
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15. Sue (jazzescrapper) (0/5)

I want to do this challenge so bad. Please add me and this time I will follow through, I promise!!!

I will take pics of what I want to use by Saturday and post it.


 
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This Challenge is now *Open* for Sign-Ups!

Best Of Luck!



 
Smashley
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YAY!!! I've been waiting to see this thread! Count me in! And I won't be an unmotivated scrapper this month, promise!!


 
KellyCali
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Hi There & Welcome Back Ashley!!

Glad To See Ya Here this morning & to have ya back!

I'll be sure to get ya signed up & Good Luck!



 
AllAmy
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I'd like to play. I'd be happy to send in my 5 item stash if I don't use it. Now to search and decide what I'll put in the pot to use or lose.

Clever challenge. I likey!

Question: If I have a new package and use some of it, but not all, do I send in the remainder? Just checking. Ok either way


Edited by AllAmy on 10-31-09 08:25 AM. Reason for edit: No reason given.


 
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