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  
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 to claim your prize.

Let's hear it for our 4 Favorites!

You may place this uber cool badge on your blog

you get to choose the CAS-ual Fridays Stamp or Fri-Die of your choice!
Please email Michele at 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 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: 
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!


Katia said...

congrats lucky winners!

Deb said...

Congrats ladies! So happy to be a favorite for the last challenge of the year. See you in 2015!

Claire said...

So chuffed to be a favourite thank you! I loved this challenge - congrats to everyone...must have been a difficult choice to pick the winner!

Tenia Nelson said...

Congrats to all of the winners!!! Yay....I am so stoked that I won!!! Thanks Michele and Tracey!!! Made my day!!! :)

Lindsey said...

I was totally blown away by Lea's card when I first saw it among the entries. Super huge congrats! And what an honor to be among the favorites here...thanks so much!

~amy~ said...

Yay to the winners!
Big shout out to Michele and the CFC DT...Loved working with you ladies!

I Card Everyone said...

Lea's card is breath-taking-ly beautiful. The four faves are, well, fabulous!! And, aw shucks, I'm thrilled to be a contender...
=] Michele

Amanda said...

Woot! I'm a winner! Thanks, ladies!

D- said...

CONGRATS everyone!
Crafty hugs,

Team Craftwell said...

Congrats! And WOW, gorgeous projects!

Team Craftwell

Shelly said...

Such AWESOME cards!!! Congrats to all! And Thank you, as well! ;)

Dee Miranda said...

Thank you so much for choosing my card as a favorite!! So exciting!! (:
Congrats to all the other crafters too... the cards are just amazing!

Annette Allen said...

congrats to all the winners.. yay