Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Challenges For Days - Tuesday's Challenges

This list is just a guide so please check the rules on the challenge blogs to be sure your entry qualifies.

We will be adding new challenges as we find them - if you are involved in a challenge, or know of one we've missed and would like to see it listed, please leave us a link in the comments box or send us an email at

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CASology - Open, SW - (#267) 
CAS Colours and Sketches - Open, Must Be CAS, E3, OE5, T3 -  (#241) 
                    Colours - see below
City Crafter - Open, SW - (#380) 
                    Apples Everywhere!
                    Picture Inspiration: See below
Crafty Sentiments - Open, E3, T3, RW -  
                    Birthday Challenge
Die Cuttin' Divas - MU, T3, RW -  (#335) 
                    National Coffee Day or Shades of Brown - see below
Digi Choosday Challenge (Polkadoodles) - Open, E2, T3, RW - (#38) 
                    Anything Goes
Outlawz - Color Challenge - Must Sign In, MU Color Combo & Twist,
                    E1, RW (monthly) -  
                    TIC TAC TOE Board
Paper Minutes - Open, JFF - W - (#504)
                    Autumn Magic
Passion for ProMarkers - MU, T3, RW -  (#413) 
                    The Great Outdoors
Shopping Our Stash - Open, OE12, T3 -  (#321) 
                    Apple Of My Eye
Stamp, Ink Paper Challenge - Open, T3 -  (#117) 
                    Watercolour - see below
Through the Craft Room Door - Open, E2 -Sept 19th - 26th
                    Anything Goes
Try Stampin' On Tuesday - Open, T3 - (#340) 
                    Sketch: see below
                    Option: Petite Patterns
Tuesday Morning Sketches - Open, RW - (#421) 
                    Sketch - see below
Tuesday Throwdown - Open, Must Stamp, E3 (E1 Anything Goes),
                    T3, RW - (#361) 

Fortnightly (every 2 weeks)

Cards and More - Open, Must Stamp, OE4, T3, RW - W2 of 2 - (#193) 
                    Flower Power
Cardz 4 Guyz - Open, E3, T3, JFF - (W2 of 2) - (#178)
Cuttlebug Mania - MU Manual Machines, E3, T2, SW - W1 of 2 -
                    Golden Harvest
Everybody Art Challenge - Open, RW - W1 of 2 - (#409) 
                    Black - Orange
Fairy Tale Challenge - Open, NO Digi Stamps, SW - W2 of 2 - (#176) 
                    Men Only!
Hand Stamped Sentiments - Open, SW - W1 of 2 - (#273) 
                    Colour Challenge - see below
Ike's World Challenge Blog - CU (extra entry), 3E, 2W - W2 of 2 - (#97) 
                    Theme: Anything Goes
                    Twist: White on White
Lemon Shortbread Challenge - Open, E3, No Digital Projects - W2 of 2 - (#50) 
                    Anything Goes
{Pin}spirational - Open, T3, SW - W2 of 2 - (#199) 
                    Picture Challenge (see below) 
Retro Rubber Challenge Blog - Open, Older Stamps and it's Age, August -
                    5RU, JFF, SW - W2 of 2 - (#71) 
                   Anything Goes - see below
The Holly & Ivy Christmas Challenge - Open, Must Be Christmas,
                    E3, OE15 - W1 of 2 - (#15)
                    Always Anything Christmas Goes
Try It on Tuesday - Open, OE4, T5, RW - W2 of 2 
                    My Friend...Human...Animal...Imaginary

Monthly Challenges

Creates and Makes Challenge Blog - Open, E3, T3, RW - Sept (#14) 
                    Theme: Anything Goes
                    Optional: No Option
Magnolia-Licious Challenge - MU (see challenge rules), E3 - Sept (#13) 
                    Anything Goes
                    Option: Pearls
Stinkin' Inkers Challenge - Open, CW, CT3, Badges - Sept (#6)
                    Colour Wheel -DOWN FOR MAINTENANCE
The Cat's Pajamas - Open, CU - (#339) 
                    Fall or Winter
The Sketch File - Open, JFF - Sept -
                    Always a Sketch Challenge - Use three of something
Tiddly Inks Challenge - MU, 2SW - Sept - (#205) 
                    Anything Goes
Unicorn Challenge Blog - Open, E3, DT T3, CW, RW - Sept - (#25) 

Starts on the 2nd Tuesday each month
A Snowflakes Promise - Open, E3, Season themes, RW, T3 JFF - Sept - (#44)
                    Anything Goes 

Inspiration Picture/Sketch Challenges


Fortnightly (every 2 weeks)

Cuttlebug Mania

Hand Stamped Sentiments

Retro Rubber 

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Monday, 18 September 2017

Challenges for Days ~ Monday Challenges

Right now we have no openings, BUT we will gladly keep your email for when we inevitably do need help, so feel free to email us! We'd love to have some help on Challenges for Days! We can always use helpers as we would like to expand what our list offers, so, if you have a bit of time to spare, please check out the details on Join our Happy Band page and drop us an email! 

Below you'll find all the Monday Challenges we know of and follow. Please do check that your entry qualifies for any challenge you enter, we might have missed a significant factor in our guide.

If you would like to tell us about a challenge, or change of rules please leave a comment below or send us an email at so we can check your site and grab the details. Thank you SO much for using Challenges for Days ~ we can't thank you enough for using our little blog! Please take our badge and post it proudly on your blog so we can spread the word.

HAPPY Monday! ~ Christi 


Always Fun Challenges - Open, E3, T3 - (#24) 
                   Fall Colors
Atlantic Hearts Sketch - Open, T3 - (#230)
                  Always a Sketch (see below) 
Bitten by the Bug 2 - MU Cricut, JFF -  
                   A is for Apple
Crafting from the Heart - Open, MF, E3, SW - (#175)
                    Always Anything Goes 
From the Heart Stamps - CLOSED
Heart 2 Heart - MU CTMH Products, T10 -
                    Arghhh! Talk Like a Pirate
I Am the Diva - JFF, - (#332)
                    See Blog for Weekly Tangle/Theme 
Make It Monday - MU, E1, RW, After Release Week see
                             "Create Along with Us" Challenge Below -  (#297) 
                    Mixing Florals
Merry Monday Christmas Challenge - Open, Must be Christmas, SW - (#257) 
                    Add A Tag
Mojo Monday - CLOSED
Muse Card Club - Cards Only, MF, Comment on 3 other Submissions,
                    Vote on at least 3 other Submissions, T3voted on, SW - (#234) 
                     Use Muse Card Below as Inspiration 
Outlawz Greetings - Open, Must Sign In, E1, RW(monthly) -
                    Fold It
Pammie's Inky Pinkies - Open, E3, T3, RW, SW - (#1839)
                    Always Anything Goes (except 5th Monday) 
Simon Says Stamp and Show - Open, E5, TList, RW -  
                    Shimmer and Shine
Take A Word - Digital Creations, JFF -  
Use Your Stuff - Open, JFF - (#280) 

Fortnightly/2 Weekly

Artistic Inspirations - Open, MF, Must Comment, JFF, E3, T3, SW - W1 of 2 - (#186) 
                    Always Anything Goes                 
Aurora Wings - (CU for 3E), 1E, T3, RW, SW - W1 of 2 - (#57) 
                    Crop It 
Cards in Envy - Open, E3, T3, SW - W1 of 2 
                   Easy 1, 2, 3 cards (see blog)
Crafty Cardmakers - Open, EO14, T5, SW - W1 of 2 - (#196) 
Dream Valley Challenges - Open, OE10, E3, RW - W2 of 2 - (#163) 
                    Autumn colours
Fantabulous Cricut - MU, E1, RW - W1 of 2 - (#310) 
House Mouse - MU, MF, SW - W1 of 2 - (#250) 
                   School Days (or Anything Goes) w/ a House Mouse Image 
Incy Wincy - Open, E5, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - 
                    Unconventional Christmas
Karleigh Sue Digi Stamps - Facebook - Open, MF, E3, OE15, T3, SW - W! of 2 
                    MUST Join to See 
Lawn Fawnatics - MU, RW - W1 of 2 - (#13) 
                    Fall Inspiration Board
Make My Monday - Open, T3 - W1 of 2 - (#55) 
                    Autumn Colors
Ooh La La Creations - CU, T3 - W1 of 2 - (#237) 
                   Happily Ever After
Scrapbook Stamp Society - CU, E3, T3 - W2 of 2 - (#125) 
                   Anything Goes  
                   Option of HANDMADE FLOWERS
Stamps & Fun - Open, JFF - W1 of 2 - (#308) 
                   Handmade Flowers
The Crazy Challenge - Open, E4, T3, RW - W2 of 2 - (#257) 
The Paper Girls - Open, MF, E3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#136) 

                    Always Anything Goes MUST be Hand Colored
 Digitally Made - Open, 100% Digital Creations, E3, OE10, JFF - Sept - (#5)
Get Creative Challenges - Open, E3, SW - Sept - (#62) 
House of Cards - Open, OE9, SW - Sept -
                     Use Inspirational Photo - Add Text/Colors (see below) 
Lost Coast Portal to Creativity - MF, Prizes vary - Sept - (#40) 
Path of Positivity - Open, E3, Voted winners - Sept - (#51) 
                    Anything Goes
                    OPTION: Surround Yourself with Art
SUYP Cat Challenge - MUST include Cats, Open, RW - Sept - (#21) 
                    Always "Furry"thing Goes
The Paper Nest Dolls - CU to be in Random Draw, E2, T3, RW - Sept(#9) 
                    Always Anything Goes 
UnstampaBelles - Open, NO STAMPING, E3, T1, RW - Sept - (#72) 
                    Sets of 3
                    TWIST: Use Cardboard
Whoopsi Daisy - CLOSED

2nd Monday of the Month

The Cutie Pie Challenge - Open, Must be Cute, E3, T3, SW - Sept - (#115) 
                    My favourite cutie image

Third (3rd) Monday

Create Along With Us - MU, E1, RW, Starts the MONDAY (usually the 3rd Monday) 
                                       after release week and only runs for ONE week  - W - 
                      See Blog for Entry 

Last Monday of the Month

Christmas With the Cuties - Open, Must be Christmas and Cute, E3, SW, ST3, - Aug/Sept - (#9) 
                    Cute Couples

Images, Sketches, Inspirational Photos


Fortnightly/2 Weekly

Lawn Fawnatics


Sunday, 17 September 2017

Challenges for Days - Sunday List

Please note that this is just a guide and be sure to visit each site to ensure you have all the rules for each challenge.

Please always double check the challenge site for rules and more information. Thank you; every Design Team we know will appreciate it.

Do you know of a challenge that isn't on our list? Please comment with a link and let us know or send us an email at

⇨ Right now we have no openings, BUT we will gladly keep your email for when we inevitably do need help, so feel free to email us! We'd love to have some help on Challenges for Days! We can always use helpers as we would like to expand what our list offers so, if you have a bit of time to spare, please check out the details on the Join our Happy Band page and drop us an email !  

Come and Get It - Open, E2, T3, RW - 
Cupcake Inspirations - Open, T5, E3 - (#422)
                    Always a Photo Inspiration (see below)
Glitter 'n Sparkle - Open, E3, T3, RW - (#257)
Outlawz CAS - Open, Must Sign In, MU CAS, E1, RW - 
                    Use Scraps
Sunday Post Card - Open, 6" x 4" postcards only, JFF - 
                    Classic Fairytales
The Paper Players - Open, OE4 - (#362)
                    Sketch (see below)

AAA Cards - Open, CAS, E3, SW - W1 of 2 - (#99)
                     Autumn Colors (see below)
Addicted to Stamps - Open, Must Stamp, E3, T3, RW(if prize) or SW - W1 of 2 -(#153)
                     Stamp a Background
CD Sunday - Open, MU something from a CD, T3 - W2 of 2
Christmas Card Challenges - CU, Open, T3, SW - W2 of 2 (#20) (Runs 11 days each time)
                     Theme: Always Anything Christmas Goes
                     Optional Twist:  Photo, see below
                    Challenge is Closed  :-(
Dragonfly Journeys - Open, E5, JFF - W1 of 2 - (#101)
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Open, MF, E3, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#)
                    Always Anything Goes 
Love To Create - Open, T3, RW (UK only) - W1 of 2 - (#189)
                    Always Anything Mixed Media
MarkerPOP - MU product they carry, OE10, T3, RW - W2 of 2 - (#129)
                    Inspiration Photo (see below)
Pixie's Crafty Workshop - E1, T3, RW W1 of 2 - (#299 & #300)
                    Anything Goes but MUST use Snippets
Ribbon Girl - Open, MU Ribbon/Twine/Lace, RW - W1 of 2
                    Use Any Image
Stella Says Sketch - Open, CU, E3, T3, RW - W2 of 2 - (#514)
                    Sketch (see below) 
Sunday Stamps - Open, Must Stamp, DT Top Picks (JFF) - W2 of 2 - (#161)
                    Sketch/Colors (see below)

613 Avenue Create - Open, E3, T5 - Sept - (#201) 
                    Anything Goes w/ Optional "Distress It"
Angie's Digital Stamps - Open, MF, E3, T3, RW - Sept - (#13) 
                    Anything Goes (No Twist this month) 
The Corrosive Challenge - Open, E3, T6, SW - Sept - (#9) 
                    Anything Goes
Delicious Doodles - Open, E3 - Sept - 
                    Fairies at the Bottom of the Garden
Dragonfly Dreams - Open, RW, T3 - Sept - 
                    Patterned Paper
Just for Fun Rubber Stamps - MU rubber stamps, JFF, OE5, E3 - Sept - 
                    Sketch (see below)
Lasting Memories Layouts - SB Layouts Only, T3 - Sept - (#340) 
More Mixed Media - Mixed Media, Open, M, MF, SW, T5 - Sept - 
                   Anything Goes + Optional: Brown
Penny Black and More - Open, No Digis, MU, E3, T3, RW - Sept -
Pile It On - Open, T3, RW - Sept - (#135) 
                    Feather's and/or Scales
         Bonus theme on 3rd Sunday:  No Patterned Paper
Stamping Sensations - Open, Must Stamp, Digi OK, E3, T3, SW (w/ prize) - Sept - 
                    Color Challenge (see below)
STAMPlorations Mixed Media - Open, No Cards, Must Stencil,
                    Use Site Graphic in your Post, T3, SW - Sept - 
                    Always Anything Mixed Media Goes
The Craft Barn - Twelve Month Challenge - Open, MU Poem, RW - Sept - 
                    Sara Coleridge's Poem - The Months (see below)

Starts the 2nd Sunday of the Month
Fashionable Stamping ;- Open, Must Rubber Stamp, T3, SW - Oct/Nov - (#127) 
                    On a Break until October  8
Mixed Media World - Open, Mixed Media, T3, SW - Sept/Oct
                    Always Anything Goes

Starts the 3rd Sunday of the Month
The Craft Barn Song Challenge - Open, (3 Weeks), RW - Sept/Oct - 
                   TBA   (always check blog for lyrics)

Picture Inspiration & Sketches



Warm September brings the fruit
Sportsmen then begin to shoot