Monday, August 25

CFC134 Happy Hour

Let the Happy Dancing begin!! 

I can't believe it's the last Happy Hour of 2014!!
Thank you so much to each and every one of you
who joined in the fun of our last challenge for this year. 
The player's gallery is full of inspiration, and it warmed my heart to read your posts and comments.
We've got an exciting post filled to the brim with winners  
AND
a 2015 DT Call too!!
(details at the end of this post)

As usual, you all made it extraordinarily hard for the Girl Fridays to narrow it down to their top 10.
I expect nothing less from you all *wink*

So without further ado, our winner is... 

Not only have you earned this super swanky winner's badge for your blog, 

but you have also won the awesome prize from 

and will be featured as a guest designer on the CAS-ual Fridays Store Blog!
 Please email Michele at cas-ualfridays@hotmail.com to claim your prize.


Let's hear it for our 4 Favorites!


You may place this uber cool badge on your blog

AND
you get to choose the CAS-ual Fridays Stamp or Fri-Die of your choice!
Please email Michele at cas-ualfridays@hotmail.com with your choice and mailing address.


The competition is always fierce here at CAS-ual Fridays,
so we would like to honor our 5 contenders...

You may place this awesomely cool badge on your blog


Last but not least, we have winners from the Girl Fridays' giveaways!
winners, please email Michele at cas-ualfridays@hotmail.com to get your prize code.
Laura's blog-Amanda said:
Great card! I love how you managed to keep it CAS even though you use patterned paper!
July 28, 2014 at 12:35 PM
Mayuri's blog- Outi
Tracey's blog- Tenia
Amy's blog- Indy
Ardyth's blog- Elise C.
Donna's blog-Shelly
Jingle's blog- Cristine
Kelly's blog-ShellyJuly 25, 2014 at 3:05 PM 
Kelly, this is GORGEOUS!!! Love it!

Thank you so much to everyone who played along!




***I'm looking for a few Girl Fridays to join the Challenge Team for 2015!***
If you'd like to use your Clean And Simple design skills to create 1 inspiration project per month using CFS product to inspire our challenge readers, comment on submissions in our player's gallery, and participate in choosing the winnners, I'd really like to hear from you!

Here's what I'm looking for:
  • Fun-loving creatives with positive, professional attitudes
  • Mad Clean And Simple design skills...knock my socks off!
  • A fun blog that shows your personality
  • Good photography and/or good editing skills that result in crisp, clear, bright photos
  • Designers who are active in social media such as Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, etc.
  • This call is open to ALL designers world-wide, including past and present Girl Fridays.
  • Previous design team experience is NOT required
  • Term commitment is January through June 2015
If this all sounds fun and exciting to you, I'd love to hear from you!
If you applied to the Ink Squad Call earlier this month and indicated you'd also like to be considered for the Challenge Team, you don't need to send a 2nd application.

The deadline is midnight eastern on September 1st
Please send an email to: cas-ualfridays@hotmail.com 
with Challenge Team DT Call/*Your Name* in the subject line, 
and include the following information:
  • I want to see your work!  Please include a link to your blog, and links to 2-3 specific projects that you feel especially proud of.
  • I want to get to know YOU! What's your name? Where are you from? Which social platforms do you participate actively? Are you currently on any design teams? Then, please tell me a little about you, and why you'd like to be a Girl (or Guy) Friday.
Feel free to ask any questions not covered in the call description

***All applications will receive a receipt notification within 24 hours***
(if you don't receive an email from me, that means I didn't receive one from you- please send it again)

Challenge team acceptance emails will go out by September 6th.

We'll see ya in 2015!

Thursday, August 21

DT Call


***I'm looking for a few Girl Fridays to join the Challenge Team for 2015!***
If you'd like to use your Clean And Simple design skills to create 1 inspiration project per month using CAS-ual Fridays Stamps product to inspire our challenge readers, comment on submissions in our player's gallery, and participate in choosing the winnners, I'd like to hear from you!

Here's what I'm looking for:
  • Fun-loving creatives with positive, professional attitudes
  • Mad Clean And Simple design skills...knock my socks off!
  • A fun blog that shows your personality
  • Good photography and/or good editing skills that result in crisp, clear, bright photos
  • Designers who are active in social media such as Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, etc.
  • This call is open to ALL designers world-wide, including past and present Girl Fridays.
  • Previous design team experience is NOT required
  • Term commitment is January - June 2015
If this all sounds fun and exciting to you, I'd love to hear from you!
If you applied to the Ink Squad Call earlier this month and indicated you'd also like to be considered for the Challenge Team, you don't need to apply again.

The deadline is midnight eastern on September 1st
Please send an email to: cas-ualfridays@hotmail.com 
with Challenge Team DT Call/*Your Name* in the subject line, 
and include the following information:
  • I want to see your work!  Please include a link to your blog, and links to 2-3 specific projects that you feel especially proud of.
  • I want to get to know YOU! What's your name? Where are you from? Which social platforms do you participate actively? Are you currently on any design teams? Then, please tell me a little about you, and why you'd like to be a Girl (or Guy) Friday.
Feel free to ask any questions not covered in the call description

***All applications will receive a receipt notification within 24 hours***
(if you don't receive an email from me, that means I didn't receive one from you- please send it again)

Challenge team acceptance emails will go out by September 6th.

Friday, July 25

CFC134

Welcome back to CAS-ual Fridays, The Clean And Simple Challenge! 

This challenge means a lot to me, and you all mean a lot to me! 
We've had so much fun together over the last 3 years, haven't we? 
I want to continue bringing you fun
and inspiring challenges 
that delight your creative mojo, 
but in order to do that,
at the level you've come to expect, 
I need to take a break and recharge my batteries. 
So, this will be the last challenge of 2014.

Don't freak out! 
We'll get the party started again in 2015 :)


Let's get to this last challenge of the year and have some fun, shall we?
It's one of your favorites!!


CFC134: Create a Clean And Simple project using our Tic Tac Toe board.
3 across, 3 down, or 3 diagonally. Your choice and you can play as often as you'd like using different rows.
*link up before noon on August 22nd*

The winner will receive a $50 gift certificate and 
a guest design spot with... 


But wait! There's more!
Since the amazing Girl Friday Team will be taking some well deserved time off as well,
they are each hosting a giveaway on their blogs!
Woot Woot!
Be sure to visit each of them for your chance to win :)

And now...Let the Inspiration Parade Begin!!

Chevrons, houndstooth and dots using Rad and Houndstooth
Sequins, emboss and twine using Wallflower, 4 Petal Fri-Dies

Black, Chevron and Sequins using Wait For It

Amy 
sequins, emboss and twine using Wallflower

Chevron, Black and Sequins OR Black, White and Gray
using Shenanigans
Chevrons, Black and Sequins using Shenanigans

Jingle 
black, white and gray using Wait For It and Heart Board Fri-Dies


Kelly
Dots, Gray and Twine using Calm and Gentle

Now its your turn!
*Create a NEW Clean And Simple project using the challenge theme*
*Provide a link to CAS-ual Fridays in your post*
Oh! And don't forget to have fun!!

Monday, July 21

CFC133 Happy Hour

Let the Happy Dancing begin!! 

Summer Lovin' was obviously a big hit!
There were so many fabulous entries and while not all of them qualified as they didn't follow the challenge theme, we still loved looking at them all.

So without further ado, our winner is...

Not only have you earned this super swanky winner's badge for your blog, 

but you have also won the awesome prize from 
and will be featured as a guest designer on the CAS-ual Fridays Store Blog!
 Please email Michele at cas-ualfridays@hotmail.com to get the details.


Let's hear it for our 4 Favorites!

You may place this uber cool badge on your blog

AND
you get to choose the CAS-ual Fridays Stamp or Fri-Die of your choice!
Please email Michele at cas-ualfridays@hotmail.com with your choice and mailing address.


The competition is always fierce here at CAS-ual Fridays,
so we would like to honor our 5 contenders...

You may place this awesomely cool badge on your blog


Thank you so much to everyone who played along!
You won't want to miss the next challenge.
Please join us right here  


Friday at 6am!

Friday, June 27

CFC133

Welcome back to CAS-ual Fridays, The Clean And Simple Challenge!

You are going to LOVE this challenge!!


CFC133: Create a Clean And Simple project that uses hearts in summer colors.
While we are featuring lots of CAS-ual Fridays Stamps products, you can use any products from your stash, and enter before noon on July 18th.
*the use of CFS products is not required to play or win*

In addition to getting a guest spot on the CAS-ual Fridays Stamps blog,
the winner of this challenge will also get a yummy prize from our fabulous sponsor!
Please give a woot woot for:



n business since 2002, Simon Says Stamp is striving to offer you the best online selection of Rubber Stamps, Altered Art, Scrapbooking, Artist Trading Cards, Card Making and Paper Crafting products in the world.  We stock over 100,000 items in our warehouse so that we can offer you quick service, and one stop shopping at a great price!

Happy customers are the heart of our business.

We work hard to find, and deliver to you, the latest in stamping and paper crafting supplies!  Attending classes, workshops, and sales meetings around the world, our goal is to keep our product offerings fresh and current.  Make us your one stop easy shop - and we'll deliver right to your door!  

And that yummy prize is...

And now...Let the Inspiration Parade Begin!!









Now its your turn!
*Create a NEW Clean And Simple project using the challenge theme*
*Provide a link to CAS-ual Fridays in your post*
Oh! And don't forget to have fun!!

Monday, June 23

CFC132 Happy Hour

Let the Happy Dancing begin!! 

Wow! You really knocked our socks off with our What A Catch challenge!
We really had a lot of fun visiting your blogs and drooling over your awesome projects.

Without further ado, our winner is...

Not only have you earned this super swanky winner's badge for your blog, 

but you have also won the awesome prize from

and will be featured as a guest designer on the CAS-ual Fridays Store Blog!
 Please email Michele at cas-ualfridays@hotmail.com


Let's hear it for our 4 Favorites!

You may place this uber cool badge on your blog

AND
you get to choose the CAS-ual Fridays Stamp or Fri-Die of your choice!
Please email Michele at cas-ualfridays@hotmail.com with your address and set choice.


The competition is always fierce here at CAS-ual Fridays,
so we would like to honor our 5 contenders...

You may place this awesomely cool badge on your blog


Thank you so much to everyone who played along!
We have another exciting challenge planned, and it starts right here 
Friday at 6am!