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Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Sale extension

My apologies for not being around for a while and not posting the winners for our last ever challenge at LCI. As some of you will know my mom passed away suddenly September 13th, 10 days after spending a wonderful month with her, my dad and sisters and I went back home for 2 1/2 weeks. It has been a struggle since I've been back and to say this has been the worst experience of my life would be an understatement but I have had amazing support from everyone...family, friends, my amazing DT and blogging friends I've made over the years and I thank every one of you from the bottom of my heart. 

I haven't crafted much but need to get back into the swing of things...starting with my son in laws birthday card for tomorrow! Ladybug Crafts Ink is still closing down but as I was away for the latter part of the sale I'm extending it until October 28th. Although some stamps have sold out there are still a lot left and at only £1 a real bargain. With Christmas around the corner these would make great presents and stocking stuffers. All ribbon, felt and embellishments (except Swarorovski Crystals) and discounted 30%

I will announce the winners of the last challenge on October 28th. Thank you for your patience. xx





Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Grand Finale - Choose your favourite image

This is going to be a LONG post...mostly picture heavy but a bit of news too so you better put the kettle on lol. 

It's with a heavy heart that I have decided to close Ladybug Crafts Ink after 5 fabulous years. This will be the last challenge and will end 30th September. I'm sad but happy at the same time as I can concentrate 100% on my gorgeous grandson Coen.

We have invited retired Ladybugs and GD's to join the Grand Finale choosing their favourite LCI image whether it's a cling stamp or digi. Of course with every closing down comes a SALE and boy have we got a sale for you! ALL cling stamps will be on sale from today for 1 pound and all ribbon, felt, buttons and nailheads are 30% off. The Swarovski crystals will NOT be in the sale. 

Post edited on 13/09/2014
Due to a family bereavement, any deliveries will be delayed until October, apologies for any inconvenience caused.


We hope you'll join us in our final challenge which will be CHOOSE YOUR FAVOURITE IMAGE. We would love it if it was an LCI image but it doesn't have to be. 

There will be 2 prizes....One for the challenge and one for the challenge using an LCI image.





















Pam - retired Ladybug - Posh Shopper Nikki




Pinky  - retired Ladybug










Lucy - GD - Kera






Jen (GD) - Add On Magnum



We can't wait to see what you come up with for our final challenge!!
xxxxxx





Monday, 1 September 2014

Winners of CAS challenge

Hello everyone it's Sally here to announce the winners of our last challenge .....CAS

Thanks so much to everyone that entered, as always it is so hard to pick a winner but here we go...

The overall winner of the challenge who gets to choose digital images of their choice is number 19 Kate T


The winner using LCI who gets to choose 4 digital images is number 12 Hazel - Didos


Now onto the top 3....







Please grab your badge from the side bar.

Congratulations to everyone! Email Kerry at ladybugcraftsink@aol.com with your choice of digi's and she will get them to you asap!

Hope you will join us tomorrow for brand new challenge and a big announcement.



Tuesday, 22 July 2014

CAS with Billie Bear

Good Morning to you all,
It's Sally here, hope all is well with you and you are surviving the weather, especially here in the UK where it is hot, hot, hot!


Thanks to all the fab entries for our last challenge, scroll down to see if you were picked as a winner.



You will have plenty of time to enter this challenge as the Lovely Ladybugs are having a well deserved break for August so you have until 1st September to add your creation. We will be back on 2nd September with some huge news so be sure to come back for the announcement!


For my challenge the Ladybugs have used one of my favourite Ladybug Crafts Ink image collections Billie Bear with my favourite style of Clean and Simple.


If you want to join in just make sure your card is CAS and if you use a Ladybug Crafts Ink image that would be great but not essential, we would just love to see your creations.



You have until 1st Septmeber to enter for a chance to win 2 cling stamps – or if you use a Ladybug Crafts Ink image you could win 4 cling stamps…….

There are some fab images available in the shop, why not pop over and take a look :)

Here is what we all came up with



Kath - using Float Away















Now it's over to you!
Have a good day.
Hugs Sally and the Lovely Ladybugs xxxxxx

Monday, 21 July 2014

Babies Challenge Winners!!

Hi everyone, Susan here to give you the winners of our Babies challenge. All the entries were fabulicious...thank you for taking the time to join our challenge.

The winner of the overall challenge who gets to choose 2 digital images is...

#11 Papersniffer



The winner of the challenge using an LCI image and gets to choose 4 digital images is...


Please grab your badge from the side bar.

Congratulations to everyone! Email Kerry at ladybugcraftsink@aol.com with your choice of digi's and she will get them to you asap!

Hope you will join us tomorrow for brand new challenge.

Tuesday, 8 July 2014

Winners of Anything Goes & New Release

Morning everyone...so sorry for the delay in getting the winners to you. My excuse...I forgot...grandma brain strikes again lol. I remembered at 11 last night but by that time all I wanted was my bed!

Thank you to everyone who entered. I had a bit of a problem commenting so I apologize if I didn't leave a comment on your blog. I keep getting ad pop ups and although I've done all the recommended fixes it's still happening. Sometimes I can click on comment 5 times and another window opens to a Canada Tax or other equally annoying page. I was losing the will to live and finally gave up in frustration...if anyone has any guaranteed solutions to stop these pop ups I would be forever grateful.

Anywho enough of my moaning, here are our winners...

For the overall challenge the winner of 2 digi's is...



Sadly for the 2nd Challenge running there were no entries using an LCI image :-(

The Top 3 are...







The winners of the 12 images from the Bloomin' Fabulous Collection is...


and the 5 winners of two Bloomin' Fabulous images of their choice are...






Congratulations everyone!!! Please email me at ladybugcraftsink@aol.com to collect your prizes

**Please scroll down or click here for our latest challenge**

Baby baby!

Hello everyone Susan here with a new challenge
but before I go on I’d just like to say thank you
to all the entries in our last challenge.

Please scroll down to see if you were one of our lucky winners.

For my challenge I have chosen
'Babies'
this could be for birth, Christening or 1st birthday - you choose.

You have 2 weeks to enter for a chance to win 2 cling stamps – or if you use a Ladybug Crafts Ink image you could win 4 cling stamps…….

Here’s what my Ladybug friends came up with this week……
as you will see we have all used an image from the BABY BABY digi range.




Over to you!