Friday, September 28


Welcome back to CAS-ual Fridays, The Clean And Simple Challenge!
We are so excited to have you here for a super fun and inspiring challenge.
This week it's all about getting to know you just a little bit better as we're asking you to draw inspiration from yourself.
Check it out...

CFC72:  Create a project inspired by your blog header
We can't wait to check out your blogs! 
Be sure to share the love, and visit your neighbors in the gallery this week :)
**If you don't have a blog, you can use our blog header as your muse :)

Have you seen our big orange announcement banner at the top of the blog?
Something BIG is coming!!
We're just counting down the days until we can share.
Want a hint??  
Ok, here it is...It's been nearly 9 months in the making.
There is also a hint or two on our brand new Twitter page!
That's right, we are now on Twitter!
We'd love for you to follow us there :)

We are thrilled to present our sponsor this week who are providing an amazing prize giveaway to this week's winner!!

Established in 2001, A Muse Studio is a boutique-style paper crafts company that creates flexible, work-from-home business opportunities for women. Our exclusive products are sold at fun, in-home workshops, and online through a network of independent Creative Consultants throughout the United States. Innovative products and trend-setting style set us apart from other paper crafting and social selling companies. A Muse Studio's head office is located in Seattle, WA.
Visit our website 
and join us on facebook for more fun and inspiration

This week's winner will receive a fantastic product bundle that includes: 
Best of Times cling set, latte pearl stickers, A Muse Studio Grass ink pad and a 20-pack of their yummy fall palette cardstock. Valued at over $35!!

Let the inspiration parade begin!!


CFC72-Julie Day


Gayatri Murali #72


CFC72 - Toot Your Own Horn

Debby Hughes

Kimberly Lane

Jenny Mullens





But wait! There's STILL more!  
We have daily inspiration for you on our facebook page provided by none other than our fabulous facebook team!!  
Be sure to like our facebook page so you don't miss your daily dose of design inspiration!
We don't want anyone to miss out, so if you aren't on facebook, the girls will also be posting on their blogs.

                               Suzanne    Stephanie       Lisa           Angie           Deb

The Girl Fridays love hearing from you!  Please leave them some love for their inspiring examples.
We're looking forward to seeing your creations too!

Now its your turn!
*Create a new Clean And Simple project using this week's challenge theme*
*Provide a link to CAS-ual Fridays in your post*
***No more than 4 total combined challenges***
**Deadline: 12:00 noon EST on Thursday!**


Romaine said...

What a cool idea! Really hope I have the energy to play! ;0)

Dawn Louise said...

A fabulous theme me thinking already, the girls really have followed their blog header fab x

Tara Cardwell said...

I think I need a new blog header....................

Jingle said...

OH, this is a fun one! I'm all over this! :)

Chrissy Larson said...

Coolest idea for a challenge EVER!

Marlena M. said...

This idea is GENIUS!

Tenia Nelson said...

Dude....this is totally rad!!

Sylvia Blum said...

Ha! What a great idea! LOVE the samples from the DT! You ladies are so uber talented!!! :)

Deborah Frings said...

What a fabulous idea!! But tough! I had fun with this :)

Sue McRae said...

This is such a cool challenge! Love all the amazing projects by the DT!

Karen B. said...

Fabulous cards, ladies! What a grand idea, I can't wait to play! I'm so honored to have designed a few of the blog headers with the visions of each designer behind them, and to see fabulous cards inspired by the headers almost brings a tear to my eye.

donna mikasa said...

Such a wonderful challenge idea and I love the DT's takes on their blog headers! Can't wait to play!

Emma H said...

Wow, what a great idea - I love this challenge and checking out the matching cards and blogs!

Barb said...

Whoever came up with this challenge idea is brilliant! So much fun! Love all the DT cards! :)

Theresa's Studio said...

What a fun, fun challenge. So original! And it is so much fun to check out others' header and how they used it for inspiration.

~amy~ said...

super fun challenge ladies....fabulous inspiration!

Rose said...

had a blast with this challenge and love all the dt cards :)

Mynn xx said...

Thank you so much for the amazing challenge--such a fabulous idea! LOVE all the DT pieces! :)

maria f. said...

What a cool challenge. So fun to see what everyone has come up with.

Judith said...

Fabulous idea! I like it and decided to play along too.

Kavitha Vadhri said...

just submitted my entry, great inspiration from DTs and fellow participants. loved seeing their blog s.

Rosina said...

Wat een gave challenge...
Ik vond het leuk om hier ook eens mee te doen,
Heb zojuist mijn kaartje geplaatst en gelinkt
groetjes Rosina

Kelly Booth said...

Such a FUN Challenge....LOVE all of your cards!!

Tanya said...

Unfortunately I wasn't able to play along the week this was posted but knew I wanted to do the challenge when I had the time. I thought it was such a fun and unique one!
I'd love for ya'll to take a peek at my card if you have the time=)