Thursday 26 April 2018

Challenge #108

Hello Friends,

Time to get crafty with us here at TIME OUT.

We are challenging you to be:

How 'WILD' can you be???

We can't wait to find out!!

This challenge is sponsored by Winnie and Walter. We love their products and you will see the DT were given some of these to play with. We had a lot of fun going 'WILD' with these goodies.

The winner of this challenge will get a $25 gift voucher to use in their store-check it out here

Our Guest Designer for this challenge is Darnell. I am sure many of you know her. Not only is she an inspiring designer, gives amazing support to all people crafty but her posts keep us smiling all day! Darnell has supported Time Out from the beginning and we thank you for this. We are delighted to have Darnell going 'WILD' with us!

Time to see how 'WILD' Darnell and the Design Team really are:


 Using Sponsor products In a Word - Happy and Scenery - Stripes 2

Using Sponsor dies Flawless Heart Cutaways

Using Sponsor stamp Party On

Using Sponsor stamp Party On

Wow what a 'WILD' bunch of designers!

Your turn now.

This challenge is open until the 9th May 5pm.


Thursday 19 April 2018

Reminder #107

Hi friends of TIME OUT, welcome back!

We are here with more inspiration for our current theme challenge 

This challenge is sponsored by Uniko and a stamp set of your choice from their store is drawn between all those who choose to make a one layer card! Our DT has been playing with Uniko products so you can see how beautiful these stamps are! Now let's be inspired. :)

Guest Designer
Using sponsor stamps Pure Florals: Cosmos

using sponsor stamps Flower Power #4

Using sponsor stamps Originally Organic

Using sponsor stamps Originally Organic

Wonderful inspiration, I'm sure you'll all agree. Now it's your turn to take TIME OUT and craft -you still have almost one whole week to play along! Happy crafting!

Wednesday 18 April 2018

Winners #106

HI friends of Time Out!

We are here to announce the winners of our previous challenge where we were inspired by a photo with gorgeous, spring-like table decoration. Without further due, let's get straight to it! 

Top at Taking Time Out

Well done Kristina, we really loved your unique card! We'd like to invite you to guest design in a future challenge -please contact for all the details within a week. You have also one a prize by Altenew, congratulations! Sandie will let you know how to redeem your prize. Here's our badge for your blog:

This time the honorable mentions go to 

Well done ladies, such beautiful cards! Here's our badge for your blogs: 

Congrats again to all winners and please come back tomorrow for more inspiration for our current theme challenge "Spring", sponsored  by Uniko. Happy crafting!

Thursday 12 April 2018

Challenge #107

Hi All

Ready to take some TIME OUT with us and play in our new 'Theme' challenge?

The Theme is:

Don't forget that optional 'one layer' twist!

If you do choose to 'twist' with us you get the chance of winning a stamp set from our wonderful sponsors Uniko. This prize will be drawn randomly.


Uniko have just celebrated 6 years of business and check out their store here and you will see how they have expanded their range. It is full of amazing it tempts you to twist and go 'one layer' with us!!

You will see many of the Design Team have used products on their cards from Uniko-thank you Bev for your generosity!

Our Guest Designer for this challenge will be known by many of you! It is the very creative Kimberly. We are delighted Kimberly is joining us for this challenge. Pop over to her blog Wienerhoneymooners and you will see so many inspiring cards!

Time to see what Kimberly and the Design Team have created for us:

-Using our 'one layer twist'
-Using Sponsor Stamp Originally Organic

-using our 'one layer' twist
-using sponsor stamp English Country Garden-Butterlfies

 -Using sponsor stamp Spring Botanicals Snowdrop

-using our 'one layer' twsit
-Using Sponsor Stamps Originally Organic

-Using sponsor stamp Spring Botanicals Snowdrop

Now it is your turn to kick back and take some TIME OUT with us and craft away.

Have fun x

Thursday 5 April 2018

Reminder #106

Hi There,

Have you joined our photo challenge yet?

There is still nearly a week to play.

Check out our photo:

I know there is plenty here to inspire you!
So why not take some TIME OUT just for you and create a card inspired by this photo??

Altenew are sponsoring this challenge with the winner getting a $20 gift voucher to their store!

We are happy that our amazing Guest Designer Sarah is joining us again this week.

Let's see what Sarah and the DT have made to inspire us:

Using sponsor Stamps Oriental Orchid  

Using Sponsor Stamps Beautiful Day

Using Sponsor Stamps Remember This and Sewn With Love

Amazing cards!

Now it is your turn to kick back and create!

You have until 11th April 5pm BST to join in the fun!

Wednesday 4 April 2018

Winners #105

Hello There,

Thank you all for joining in our Birthday Challenge.165 entries, the most we have ever had! We had so much fun visiting your blogs and it was so hard for us to choose the winners!

Thank you to Concord and 9th for sponsoring our Birthday.

Let's see who got Top at Taking Time Out:

#44 Darnell

Congratulations Darnell! We all loved your card. To redeem your $25 gift voucher to spend at Concord and 9th please contact Sandie at, within one week.

We would like to invite you to be our Guest Designer for a future challenge. Please contact Sandie at, within one week, for details.

Here is our badge for your blog:

And now for those who got Honours at Taking Time Out:

#7 Janet

#55 Monique-Crealoetje

#59 Hannelie

#129 Ishani (Quillish)

#148 YoonYoung Kim
To view this stunning card please click on the link above as we can't display it here as it is on Instagram-it is a stunner so please do visit!

Congratulations to you all and here is our badge for your blog:

There is still time to play in our current photo challenge.
Here is our photo that we hope will inspire you to create:

Come back tomorrow to see what our Guest Designer, Sarah and the Design Team have created for you.

Enjoy your day!