Thursday, 9 July 2020

Reminder #165

Hello crafty friends....

We are here to remind you of our ongoing challenge "Days Gone By"

Link up HERE

Our sponsor for this challenge CAS-ual Fridays Stamps

CAS-ual Fridays Stamps is offering an amazing prize of a $25 gift voucher!

This week we have a guest designer, Claire

Now lets see what our team has created for this challenge!

using sponsors Dream On - set Retired

using sponsors Whole Shebang

using sponsors Peaceful Garden

Challenge is open through 5pm BST July 15th.

Wednesday, 8 July 2020

Winners #164

Hello crafters....

We are here to announce with winners of challenge #164 - Photo Challenge

You can find out current challenge #165 HERE

And the prize is from our wonderful sponsor Funky Fossil Designs.

The winner is:

Congratulations winner! You can contact with the subject line "Time Out Challenge Winner" for your prize. Additionally, we would also like to invite you to be Guest Designer for a future challenge. Sandie will be able to give you details about the guest designer spot.
Please contact Sandie within one week.

Here is the badge for your blog:

And now for those that got Honors at taking Time Out:

Congratulations! We loved these beautiful cards and they fit the challenge theme so well!

Here is our badge for your blog:

Don't forget you can still join us at our current challenge.

and our sponsor for this challenge is CAS-UAL Fridays Stamps


Thursday, 2 July 2020

Challenge #165

Hello crafty friends it time for another new challenge at Time Out!

We are challenging you with "Days Gone By"

You can use inspiration from any memory you may have, someone you admire, a vintage outfit, maybe a phrase or could be an old fashioned word, so many incredible possibilities! And this challenge has a twist too, use of embellishments!

This challenge is sponsored by the incredible and very generous CAS-ual Fridays Stamps!

CAS-ual Fridays Stamps is offering an amazing prize, a $25.00 gift voucher to the winner! Anyone who uses the optional twist will be entered into a drawing for this prize!

This week we have a guest designer joining us....the incredibly talented

Be sure to check out her blog, so much beautiful inspiration!

Here is what Claire and the Time Out team have created....

using sponsors Be a Unicorn

using sponsors Full on Floral and Tag Buddies

using sponsors - Foxy

using sponsors stamps Doing Great

using sponsors - Franky'isms

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Thursday, 25 June 2020

Reminder #164

Hello crafty friends

Time for us to remind you that you still have time to play in our current challenge.

You can link up your cards here

It is our photo challenge:

And a closer look at the photo:

If you want some ideas of what you might want to pick out-have a look at what we suggest here. But we are sure you have many other ideas and can't wait to see what you come up with!

Our Guest Designer for this challenge is the amazing Sathya and her cards are outstanding. Pop on over to her blog here and you will see what we mean!

This challenge is sponsored by Funky Fossils with the winner getting £15 (British Stirling) to spend in their wonderful store!

Let's see what the Design Team have made for you:

Using sponsor product - Circle burst stencil and sentiment - The quick brown fox

Using Sponsor product Circle Burst Stencil

Using sponsor product using sponsor stencil Bold Damask

Using Sponsor New Release sets Find Your Rainbow and Small Print - both available Saturday 27th June

We sure hope this gives you plenty of ideas!

You have until 5pm BST July 4th to play!

Kick back and get crafty with us.


Wednesday, 24 June 2020

Winners #163

Hello Crafty Friends!

You can find details and where to link up your card to our current challenge here

But now it is time to announce the winners of our photo challenge that was sponsored by the wonderful STAMPlorations

Top at Taking Time Out is:

#32 Ashwini

You Make Everything Shine

Congratulations Ashwini, your card is a stunner!

To redeem your prize please contact Shery at with the subject line 'TO Winner'. Please do this within one week.

We would love you to be a Guest Designer in a future challenge. For details contact Sandie, within, one week, at

Here is our badge for your blog:

Now for those who got Honours at Taking Time Out:

A scene card featuring Altenew Gardent Grow and Tea Time stamp and die bundles with Watercolor Stripes stencil and texture paste to create the background.

Congratulations, we just loved all your cards!

Here is our badge for your blog:

There is still time to take part in our current challenge sponsored by the amazing Funky Fossil Designs

Here is the challenge:

Come back tomorrow to see some more inspiration from our team.

Enjoy your day and don't forget to kick back and take Time Out to join in the fun!

Thursday, 18 June 2020

Challenge #164

Hello Crafty Friends!

Time for our new challenge and this time we have our Photo challenge:

And now let's take a closer look at this photo:

Wow so much here to inspire you! Now you could go for the cake, or how about those pretty flags and banners, lots and lots of colours to choose from and a pinata (yeh this could look like a unicorn, horse...artistic license allowed here!).....ooh and if you take  a closer look you can see the wire shelf and can you spot those yellow dots!
Well we are sure you can spot many other things and we just can't wait to see them!!

This challenge is sponsored by Funky Fossil Designs

Our winner will get a £15 (British Stirling) gift voucher to spend in their amazing store.
Plus the winner get's the chance to be our Guest Designer in a future challenge!

Our Guest Designer for this challenge is the very talented Sathya. Her cards are amazing and her talent is endless. Take a look at her blog here and you will see what we mean!
Welcome Sathya, we are so pleased you are joining us x

Now let's see what Sathya and our amazing Design Team have taken from the photo to inspire you:

Using sponsor product Sponsor Banners and Bunting Stencil

Using sponsor product Banners and Bunting Stencil

Using sponsor products Wild Things and Banner and Bunting stencil


Using sponsor product Butterfly Wreath Stencil

Using sponsor product This Way stencil

Using sponsor products Leafy tree Stencil and Rainbow words Stencil

Goodness so much here to inspire you!

Time to kick back, take some TIME OUT with us and get creating!

You have until 5pm BST July 1st to play!


You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter