Saturday, July 4, 2015

JUST US GIRLS! #300 (Big Time) Word Week!

That's right, it's our 300th challenge at JUST US GIRLS!!! So of course the word for our Word Week is CONGRATULATIONS!! But wait - there's more! To help us celebrate, we have some fabulous sponsors! 

Inspired by Stamping
Inspired by Stamping is a boutique online craft store based in Australia and was founded by Joanna Munster in July 2011. Our commitment is to bring you the highest quality in paper crafting supplies. We design & manufacture the highest quality of photopolymer stamps that bring superior stamping to all crafters. Whether you're just starting out in card making or a "seasoned scrapper", you'll find that our stamps and products are a great addition to your collection.
$25.00 gift certificate

$25.00 gift certificate 

STAMPlorations is a California-based small company owned and managed by husband-and-wife team, David & Shery Russ. We began in June 2013 selling clear stamps based on Shery's designs. From just a handful of stamps, we now have 100+ stamp designs; 2 amazing stamp designers creating stamps alongside Shery; ARTplorations, our exclusive line of stencils; a stamp club; and a design team consisting of 21 amazing paper crafters who regularly produce gorgeous projects featuring our products. All of our stamps are proudly made in the USA. Through our stamp line, we aim to encourage crafters of all ages and experience levels to "Stamp with all your ART!"

$15 gift certificate OR choice of any 2 ARTplorations stencils
Add a Little Dazzle Craft Metal Sheets is the perfect addition to your crafting. Are you looking to add an over  the top look to your crafting? Craft Metal Sheets allows you to incorporate your everyday techniques to create extraordinary projects that nobody will ever believe you made
$15 gift certificate for craft metal sheets

But even more, we have a few past Guest Designers helping us celebrate: Nancy Penir, Geri Bailly, and Judy Woodland! Welcome back ladies!

So, now with all this excitement, let me show you the card I made:

Here is the inside: 

We hope you find some crafty time to join us in our 300th challenge! (there's crafty goodies up for grabs!) Simply link up your card or project at Just Us Girls! While there, please leave some bloggy love to my teammies, our guesties, and please welcome our Guest Designer for July - Linda Beeson! Remember that if you are picked as Chic of the Week for any of our July challenges, you'll be in the running for our guest designer for the month of September! Have fun crafting, and for those of you in the States, Happy Independence Day! Now go forth and get your craft on!

I'd like to enter this at:

Stamps: MFT - Essential Sentiments; Paper Smooches - Knick Knacks
Ink: Memento - Tuxedo Black; Ranger DI - Festive Berries, Black Soot
DP: HOTP, Deja Views, Echo Park
CS: Bazzill, Darice
Accessories: GC; MFT - Rock and Roll, Star Border Die-Namics; Doodlebug twine; Recollections star rhinestones
Adhesives: SA by 3L - tape runner, 3D foam squares; Ranger - Glossy Accents


  1. Love your card and the design. Great elements. Congrats to JUGS on their 300th challenge.

  2. Love your card and the design. Great elements. Congrats to JUGS on their 300th challenge.

  3. What a fabulous image! The flame and guitar with the star - awesome combination

  4. Wow, Chris, this is awesome! Love the design and love the flaming guitar and all those stars. Love how you pieced the background, too. Looks perfect with the kraft base!
    Happy 4th to you and yours!

  5. LOVE your card Chirs!! It rocks....I know corny!! Have a great weekend!

  6. Totally awesome - such a cool male card. Love the layout and my hubby would too as he is a guitar freek!

  7. Such a fun card! Bright and cheery! Thanks for sharing it at FMS!

  8. What a perfect challenge word to celebrate the 300th challenge! Your card is awesome! Love the flaming guitar!

  9. Love the flaming guitar....cute card!

  10. Gorgeous card Chris, a reall fun design and such a cool patriotic combination of colours! Fantastic choice of papers and the die-cuts look amazing...perfectlydecorated inside too! :) Donna ♥ x

  11. This is fantastic! Any guitar playing hero would go ga-ga over this card! Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches!

  12. What a fabulous card! Love the guitar and star! Super fun! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

  13. Wow, Chris, this is all kinds of awesome! Rockin' and a little bit patriotic at the same time! Love the guitar. And... thanks for joining us at Naughty or Nice Challenges!

  14. This is awesome! I love the guitar with the flames and star. The patterned papers, stars and twine are perfect. Great design, too.

  15. Your card is fabulous! So glad you linked-up for our current challenge over at Naughty Or Nice, Jo x


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