Sunday, March 26, 2017

400th Challenge Birthday with a Twist


Today we are celebrating our 400th Challenge!
(and prepare yourself, because this is a long post, so snag a cup of coffee and perhaps a cupcake)



We are so thankful to all the crafters who have participated with us over the years and our generous sponsors who have supported Cupcake Inspirations. 

This year's sponsors include:

$20 Gift Certificate


$21 Gift Code
3 Digi Images
1 Digi Image

1 Digi Image (Noncolored)
10 Euro Gift Voucher

2 Digi Images--
$25 Store Credit

$25 Digi Store Credit 

We hope you're inspired by today's cupcakes (linked to the original source).
This year we invite participants to combine a birthday theme project with a past Cupcake Inspiration Challenge. Past challenges can be found on the CIC Pinterest Board as well as on our Cupcake Inspirations Blog. 





We would love to have you play along during our Celebration! Be sure to display BOTH the 400th challenge inspiration AND a past CIC inspiration on your post, so we can see how you combined the challenges. 


You many enter multiple times. 
Each challenge entry must be a new creation and have a separate URL link.
All entries for the 400th Challenge Celebration close on March 31st at 12:00 MST.

Be sure to come back tomorrow for more DT inspiration and a sponsor spotlight!

(And if you didn't know, we are on Instagram too...You can find us here at Cupcake.Inspirations.  If you share your projects on Instagram, please use #cupcakeinspirations so we can find you!!!!)

Here is some inspiration from our Sweeties:

Amy


Birgit























CIC399 Winner and Sweet Seven

Thanks to everyone who joined us this past week! 
Special thanks to our sponsor Pickled Potpourri. for the challenge!


This week's lucky winner is
9. Dee's Cards : Barkley and kitty card

Birgit, our winner coordinator, will email the winner within the week.
If you don't hear from us, please contact us at cupcake.inspirations@gmail.com.
Thank you for your support, and we hope you will join us for this week's challenge!




Here are this week's Sweet Seven:

Debbie's Picks:

4. Donna R


8. Chantal Lévesque



13. tree bug


12. Paper Whims

EK's Pick:
Please help yourself to the Sweet Six Badge above if you would like!

Happy Crafting!

Debbie

Sunday, March 19, 2017

CIC399--Pickled Potpourri

We are sponsored this week by Pickled Potpourri.





Pickled Potpourri is generously providing a $7 gift certificate for digital products to our randomly chosen winner.

Thank you for sponsoring the challenge!

Each challenge, we provide a cupcake to inspire you to create a card  or other craft project following our suggested theme or colors.  Here is this week's cupcake (linked to original source):


Now for our inspiration from the Sweeties: 
We would love to have you play along this week! Please be sure to check out our rules in the "Challenge Rules" tab on the top to play along.



Happy Crafting!
Debbie




CIC398 Winner and Sweet Seven

Thanks to everyone who joined us this past week! 
Special thanks to our sponsor DRS Designs Rubber Stamps. for the challenge.


This week's lucky winner is
18. Nance Salkeld

Birgit, our winner coordinator, will email the winner within the week.
If you don't hear from us, please contact us at cupcake.inspirations@gmail.com.
Thank you for your support, and we hope you will join us for this week's challenge!




Here are this week's Sweet Seven:

Amy's Pick:

16. ~Tammy~

Brigit's Pick:
4. Marcia Hill

Carol's Pick:

25. Chantal Levesqu

EK's Pick:

20. Margo S.

Jen's Pick:
1
1. Sandie

Naki's Pick:

Wendy's Pick:
Please help yourself to the Sweet Seven Badge above if you would like!

Happy Crafting!

Debbie