February Challenge 2/18


Hello and welcome back to our Challenge Blog post!  Let’s kick off today’s post by announcing our January Cue Word Challenge results!

The winner of our Mood Board Challenge is… Chrissi!

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We love how brightly Chrissi colored these Country Roses were colored! Her silver and clear backdrop make these bright blooms pop even more!

Congratulations, Chrissi! Please email us at HELLO@THETONSTAMPS.COM to claim your $50 gift certificate.

For this month’s new challenge, we have a cue word: HEART


The prize for this challenge will be a $50 gift certificate to our shop!


To participate in our challenge, create a paper crafting project based on the theme “CHEERS”. You may use our team’s cards for inspiration but it’s not required!

  1. You must use a Ton product as the main focal point of your card or tag.
  2. Display the cue word on your post and include a link to the challenge in the body of your post.
  3. Link your card to the new link up tool each month. 
  4. There is no limit on the number of cards/tags you wish to enter into the challenge.
  5. The winning project will be chosen based upon detail, composition and aesthetics.
  6. Challenge winners and Honorable Mentions will be announced during the introduction of the subsequent challenge.
  7. Winners will be invited to be a guest designer for the next challenge.
  8. This challenge will close on February 28 at 11:55pm EST.

So let’s check out the projects by our team and our guest designer for this month! Returning this month as our fabulous guest is Lisa!


Guest Designer: Lisa Lahiff

Supplies Used: Peony Bouquet, Timeless Icons Sentiment Set


Tae Eun

Supplies Used: Sweet Folk Hummingbird (stamp and coordinating die), XOXO Mini
Ink: Plum Wine
Gilding: Smoked Amethyst Sparkling Clear Sequins, Mint Sugar, Misty Mint Couture Mix



Supplies Used: Stamps:Beautiful Day Bicycle
Dies: Bold Amazing Greeting Word Plate Dies
Ink: Couture Color – Ruby Collection



Stamps: Peony Notes, XOXO, Smooched
Inks: Blue Diamond, Soft Garden, Bright Fern, Soft Amethyst, Iris Blooms, Grape Crush
Gilding: Lilac Blossoms, Glass Slipper Round Confetti


Laura Jane

Supplies Used: XOXO, Bokeh Burst: Heart and Coordinating die
Double Stitched Rectangle die, Valentine Red Couture Color



Supplies Used: City Buildings Cling, Love and a Cat, Mini Heart Print Cling, Pink Blossoms mix, Large Double Stitched Rectangle Dies, Clear Rhinestones, Soft Garnet Dye & Rose Quartz Dye19264576_10210806060411886_8248379249112327041_o


Stamps: Seriously Amazing, Beautiful Day, Sunnies, XOXO (inside).
Dies: Sunnies
Inks: Hollywood Star, Ballet Slippers, Noir, Hampton White Pigment.
Gilding: Silver Glitter Adhesive Paper, Silver Metallic Sequins 4mm



Supplies Used: Wild Peonies, Mini Wild Florals, Summer Blooms, Mix Size Dew Drops, Rose Gold embossing powder



Supplies Used: Smooched, Mini Heart Print Cling, Pink Blossoms mix, Clear Rhinestones
Large Double Stitched Rectangle Dies, Red Sangria Hybrid



Supplies Used: Smooched stamp set, Sunflower Bouquet stamp set, Fresh Cut Daisies (Coord. Outlines) stamp set, Occasion Confetti stamp set, Noir ink, Lipstick Red Dye ink, Crystal Pewter Dye ink



Supplies Used: Haute Stripes Cling Background, Honey Bears, Bold General Greeting Word Plate Dies, Soft Garden Dye



Supplies Used: Bold Amazing Greeting Word Plate Dies, Fresh Cut Daisies (Coord. Outlines), Adhesive Foil Paper – Silver Glitter Foil, Hampton White Pigment Ink

Did you enjoy the gallery of inspiration? Start linking up your projects now for a chance to win a $50* gift code to our shop!

*Gift certificates are only valid on The Ton Stamps, Dies, Ink and Gilding Section in our shop.


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