Thursday 27 April 2017

Challenge #82

Hello crafty friends,

Time for a new challenge at Time Out.

It is a Theme challenge and the Theme is:

Flowers with the optional twist of Kissing

We know you all know what kissing is!! But in the crafting world 'kissing' is using 2 stamps for stamping one image. Here is a tutorial for you-Kissing

This challenge is sponsored by Happy Little Stampers

Happy Little Stampers

If you twist with us by doing some 'kissing' you will have chance of winning  $15 voucher to spend in their store. We will do a random draw for this.

Take a look at what our DT have created to inspire you-some of the team have been kissing, some not!!



using sponsor stamps


using 'Kissing'

using 'kissing'

Now it is your turn...will you be kissing today!!

Thursday 20 April 2017

Reminder Challenge #81

Hi friends of TIME OUT!
We are here to remind you of our current challenge where we are inspired by this fabulous photo:

This challenge is sponsored by STAMPlorations (two prizes for grabs!) and our DT is showcasing some amazing STAMPlorations products. For all the prize details and original challenge info, scroll down or click HERE. Now let's be inspired by our amazing guest designer Michelle from Craft Cradle and our reminder card design team! 

Guest Designer

Using Sponsor Stamp Set Winged Things

Using Sponsor Stencil Shower of Flutters

Using Sponsor Stamp Set Trendy Butterflies 2

Using Sponsor Stamp Set Trendy Butterflies 2

Using sponsor stamp set Winged Things

Fantastic work from everyone, I'm sure you'll agree! Now it's your turn to take TIME OUT and craft -you still have about one week to enter our challenge. Happy crafting! 

Wednesday 19 April 2017

Winners #80

HI friends of TIME OUT!

We are here to announce the winner and honorable mentions of our previous challenge Inspired by Words

When it rains look for rainbows, when it's dark look for stars

Uniko sponsored this challenge giving away a £15 gift voucher to our winner. Thank you Uniko for being such a generous sponsor!

Top at Taking TIME OUT!


Congratulations, Susanne! We loved your card, inspired by both stars and rainbows! Please contact Nonni at nonniscards @ gmail. com (without the spaces) within one week for details for how to claim your prize. We'd also like to invite you to guest design in a future challenge. Here's our winner's badge for your blog:

Then the Honourable Mentions!

Well done, ladies! We loved your cards. Here's our HM badge for your blogs:

Congratulations once again to all crafters showcased here. Please come back tomorrow for the second inspiration post for our current challenge! 

Thursday 13 April 2017

Challenge #81

Hello friends of Time Out! 
We are back with another fun challenge. Thank you everyone who played along last week, come back next Wednesday to see if you are one of our winners!

The next fortnight we are inspired by this Home Sweet Home photo:

There's a lot to be inspired by here... The wonderful butterflies, the clock, the numbers, the writing, the color palette... But in case you are short of ideas, our design team members and amazingly talented guest designer Michelle are here to give your imagination a kick start! Michelle has written a tutorial on her stunning card design to her blog Craft Cradle, don't miss any details but pay her a visit! 

Before having a look at the DT samples, let's welcome back STAMPlorations, our generous sponsor. The winner of this challenge gets a $15 gift voucher to STAMPlorations store + one random winner will get their choice of any of the stamps, dies or stencils the DT have used. Our DT had super fun playing with STAMPlorations products and we want to thank Shery from STAMPlorations for her continuous support! 

Now, the inspiration cards!

Guest Designer

Using Sponsor Stamp Set Trendy Butterflies 2

Using Sponsor Stamp Set Winged Things

Using Sponsor Stamp Set Coffee Cup Parade

Using Sponser Stamp Set Buttercups & Butterflies

Using sponsor Stamp Set Trendy Butterflies 2 and Ethnic Flutter 1 mask/stencil

Using Sponsor Stencil Flutterby

Using Sponsor Stencil Shower of Flutters

Now it's your turn to take Time Out and craft! Use the linky tool below for adding your project links. This challenge runs until Wed 26th of April 5 pm BST (British Summer Time). Happy crafting!

Thursday 6 April 2017

Reminder #80

Hi Guys

We are here to remind you that you have time to enter our current 'Inspired by Words' challenge. Our words are:

When it rains look for rainbows, when it's dark look for stars'

You can use any of these words or the whole phrase to inspire you.

Uniko are sponsoring this challenge with a £15 gift voucher for our winner.


We are joined again this week by our amazing Guest Designer Marilyn-check out her stunning blog here

Now lets see what Marilyn and the DT have made to inspire you:

Now it is your turn to take some TIME OUT and join in the fun. You have until next Wed 12th April 5pm BST.

Enjoy x

Wednesday 5 April 2017

Winners #79

Hello All

We are here to announce the winners of our CASE challenge.

We had so many superb entries and we had a hard time choosing our favourites.

Top at Taking TIME OUT and winner of our prize from Verve Stamps is:

#21 Magic Flying Boots

Congratulations. We loved your card. Please contact Sandie, within one week, at if you would like to be our Guest Designer in a future challenge. To redeem your prize from Verve please contact Julee,within one week, at Here is the badge for your blog:

Now for our crafters who got Honours at taking TIME OUT:

#14 Natalia
Please click on this link to see her card on Instagram.

#26 Pam Sparks

#27 Hannelie

Congratulations. All these cards are amazing.
Here is our badge for your blogs.

You still have time to join in our 'Inspired by Words' challenge and the words are:

'When it rains look for rainbows, when it's dark look for stars'

Come back tomorrow for some more inspiration for this challenge from the Design Team.

Have a fun and crafting time-take some TIME OUT for you!