Saturday, 10 September 2016

August Winners + DT Call!

Hi everyone! Welcome to our winners post. As you know, this is a long post because of all the winners and favourites that we showcase from last month's challenges. 

At the end of the winners and favourites announcement, there will be instructions on how you can apply to be on our Design Team in 2017. There is some big news about what is happening next year, so please read the full post for all the gossip!

Onto our showcase -

(We CASED Gloria Lee last month) 


she believed.pngCard created for challenges CAS-ual Fridays #155 Black & White with a Pop of Color, HLS CAS Masking, HLS CASE Gloria Lee, NBUS #7 and Pixie's Snippets Playground #244.

Congratulations everyone! 

(We asked you to use Masking Techniques) 

One-layered card with masking and stamping




Congratulations everyone! 

(We asked you to use Snowflakes) 


Congratulations Helen!

       Pam Sparks Lavina Snowflake Scrollwork


Congratulations everyone!

(We asked you to use Metal) 




Congratulations everyone!

Pam Sparks Poinsettia Candles




Congratulations to all our winners and favourites! Thank you for your entries :) 

Have you used HLS stamps and entered our Anything Goes Challenge

The random monthly winner for July is

Aileen - using HLS Doodled Flowers!

All our WINNERS have won a $15 gift certificate to Happy Little Stampers. Please email me at within 5 days to claim your prize.



We are looking for fun, creative ladies to join our teams in 2017. There is some news regarding one of our challenges before we get to the nitty gritty of things.

Starting in 2017, our CASE challenge will now be a


That's right - a challenge to enter all your cards and projects that feature watercolouring. Whether with distress inks, markers, pens, pencils, brushos, paints etc. the possibilities are endless! 

Please consider the requirements below before applying (these requirements apply to each of the monthly challenges)

* You are required to have your own personal BLOG
* You will need to make a project for the monthly challenge by a specified deadline and add it to our admin blog. Our challenges have specific themes, words, or techniques.
* You will need to comment on your allotted entries
* You will need to vote on the entries by a specified deadline
* Your term will be for 6 months starting January 2017 with the option to continue
* You will be required to join our closed Facebook Group
* You will have the benefits of discounted products from Happy Little Stampers

Below you will find the list of monthly challenges that we provide to our followers here at HLS and the link up tool for you to enter. Good luck!

Please create something new for these DT calls. No backlinking.

Thanks in advance to all of you who do apply. There are very limited places available so put your best foot forward! :)

Friday, 9 September 2016

HLS September Anything Goes with Dies Challenge

Hello! Well this month is flying by too quickly. I can't believe we are already launching our Die challenge. We have plenty of challenges each month for you - 5 in fact.

Our 6th challenge we run is a neverending challenge - Anything Goes using HLS Stamps for you to link up to. Another way to win each month! You MUST use HLS stamps - don't forget!

Ok, onto our latest challenge is so very popular.

Here is our inspiration for you -

(using HLS Everyday Sentiments)

(using HLS Everyday Sentiments)


Wow, there is plenty of inspiration right here! Please don't forget to pop on over to the Designer's blogs to see how they came up with their ideas :)

Just for playing along -

See you in the gallery!