Monday, 8 April 2013

Sheer Inspiration Blog Hop Prize Winners

A huge thanks to everyone that played along with our Sheer Inspiration Blog HopJudging by all the positive comments we received, you really enjoyed it and found plenty of fresh ideas and inspiration for using our ribbons in your projects!

The Blog Hop prize draw has now closed and our winners have been selected, read on below to see what crafty prizes are on offer and if you're one of our nine lucky winners...

The Prizes
Details of the fantastic prizes for each blog in our Hop are below, scroll down further to see if you're a winner.

Tracy Evans                                                Trish Latimer
Crochet Ribbon Cream                            Grosgrain Stripe Ribbon Black/Ivory
Faux Suede Leaves Ribbon Olive          Silky Crush Ribbon White
Cosmic Shimmer Dries Clear Glue      CE Singles Zentangled Flower stamp
                                                                       Distress Stain Seedless Preserves

Jean Gursoy                                               Trace Metcalfe
Grosgrain Stripe Ribbon Black/Ivory     Crochet Ribbon Cream
Grosgrain Stripe Ribbon Pink/White     Crochet Ribbon White
Chicken Wire TST Mask                           CE Self Adhesive Pearls Cream (8mm) 
Moustache TST Mask
Hibiscus TST Border Mask

Gillian Simson                                            Tracey Laughton
Grosgrain Stripe Ribbon Black/Ivory      Silky Crush Ribbon Ivory
Silky Crush Ribbon Pewter                      Silky Crush Ribbon Champagne
CE Singles Damask Heart stamp          Grosgrain Stripe Ribbon Brown/Ivory
Antique Round Button embellishment   Sheer Wrinkled Edge Ribbon Champagne

Shary Nettleship                                         Michelle Webb

Silky Crush Ribbon Ivory                           Silky Crush Ivory Ribbon
Sheer Wrinkled Edge Ribbon White       Sheer Wrinkled Edge White Ribbon
CE Singles Fishtail Frock stamp             Crochet Ribbon White
Stamps to Die For Flower Frame            CE Self Adhesive Pearls White (8mm) 

Kim Dellow's Spot Prize
Grosgrain Stripe Ribbon Burgundy/IvoryGrosgrain Stripe Ribbon Green/IvoryCE Antique Copper Screw Top BradsCE Project Book Volume OneCE Project Book Volume Two

Our Prize Winners
Below are the usernames of the eight Blog Hop prize winners, as well as the Spot Prize winner from Kim Dellow's blog. The winners were selected at random (using from the visitors that left comments on each of the blogs in the Hop. 

Check to see if you've won, then email with your name and address to claim your prize...

  1. Tracy Evans' Winner                  - Jenny Veale (

  2. Trish Latimer's Winner              - Nikki (

  3. Jean Gursoy's Winner               - Gemma Maggs (

  4. Trace Metcalfe's Winner           - Rachel Taylor 

  5. Gillian Simson's Winner            - Pauline Wheeler (

  6. Tracey Laughton's Winner         - Linda49 

  7. Shary Nettleship's Winner         - Buttons (

  8. Michelle Webb's Winner           - Mrs Duck (

  9. Kim Dellow's Spot Prize Winner - Ita (

Thanks again to everyone that took part and made our Blog Hop a success, and a massive thanks to our DT members for taking the time to create such wonderful makes!

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Friday, 5 April 2013

Blog Hop Spot Prize!

It's great to hear that so many of you have been enjoying our Sheer Inspiration Blog Hop! Please keep your comments coming.

There's now a very special post with a fantastic Spot Prize live on DT member Kim Dellow's blog, as part of our Sheer Inspiration Blog Hop. Please do take a look!

All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning the Spot Prize is head to the post, be stunned by Kim's amazing project and leave a comment before the end of Sunday (7th April). 
As with the other prizes in the Hop, we'll be announcing the winners here on the CE News Blog on Monday 8th April.

Click here to go the Blog Hop post and scroll down to the Hop list for the link. 

Wednesday, 3 April 2013

Sheer Inspiration Blog Hop now live!

Our exciting Sheer Inspiration Blog Hop is now live! Read on to find out what's in store and how to join in the fun... (Not sure what a blog hop is? click here)

Inspiring makes...
Especially for the Hop our talented Design Team have each created a stunning project using Creative Expressions ribbons, and other goodies, to spark your creativity! Each of these will be showcased, with some details of how they were made, as you go through the Hop. 

We have a prize bundle of CE ribbon and other craft stash worth over £15.00 to give away on each blog in the Hop; including Creative Expressions Ribbons, Masks from That Special Touch and art supplies from Cosmic ShimmerTo be in with a chance of winning just leave a comment and a winner will be drawn at random from the comments on each blog. Leave a comment on all eight blogs in the hop, and have eight chances of winning! 

Prize draw winners will be announced here on the CE News Blog once the Hop has ended on Monday 8th April. 

It's always fun to discover new blogs, new ideas and to gain insight into other crafters' styles.

Let the Hop commence!
The order of the Hop is below, just click on the first link to get started! If you get lost anywhere along the hop, you can come back to this post to get your bearings. And don't forget to leave comments along the way to be in with the chance of winning the prize draws happening on each blog. Have fun!