Monday, January 31, 2011

CCCC #4 - Nifty Fifties

Hi Everyone,

Welcome to Week #4 of the CCCC (Cricut Cartridge Chaos Challenge). Last week Meriah at Two Scraptastic Gals hosted the Cricut Cartridge Chaos Challenge #3 - Create A Critter. We will be alternating weeks. This week the Poll and the Mr. Linky will be here. Now on to the Winner from the Third CCCC! This person will have an entry into the Cartridge Giveaway at the end of the Month! selected #1 The Winner is:

Lisa you have now won an entry into the Cartridge giveaway on February 7th. The cartridge for January Challenges will be Summer in Paris!

So far the winners are:

Now on to this week's Cricut Cartridge Chaos Challenge. The Cartridge was picked by our followers... The Cartridge is Nifty Fifties! Here are Mine and Meriah's Projects:

Check out Meriah's Card! I just love the colors!

Here is my project! I had such a great time doing this! I really need to get moving with my layouts. So this was perfect!

Recipe for the Layout:

Nifty Fifties - Cricut Cartridge

Kate's Kitchen - Cricut Imagine Cartridge (for patterned paper)

DCWV - Street Lace & Summer Dream Cardstock

Colorbok - White Cardstock (all colored in with the Imagine)

Black Bazzill Cardstock

Cotton Candy - Stickles

Xmas Red - Stickles

Star Dust - Stickles

Silver - Stickles

Glossy Accents

EK Sucess 3/4 inch Square Punch (Yep I tiled the floor

Recollections - Boutique Fleur Pink Mini Round Gems


If this is your first time tuning in here is how this will work. Meriah and I will alternate weeks posting the challenge. Last week Meriah posted the Challenge and this weeks its me. There will always be a poll up on the right hand side where you can vote for the cartridge that you would like us to use next week. The Challenge will run from Monday - Sunday. On Monday's along with our winner we will post the New Projects! I hope you will Join us!

Here are the rules:
1. You must be a follower
2. You must link it to Mr. Linky (if you have a problem feel free to email me I will help you link it)
3. If you don't have a Blog just email me your project at and I will link it for you
4. Leave a Comment
5. Deadline for this Challenge is 11:59pm PST Sunday February 6th (giving the West Coast a chance to get there entries in as well)
6. If you do not have the challenge cartridge, you may make something with a similar cartridge.
7. Most importantly HAVE FUN!!!

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  1. I love the layout! Thanks for sharing!

  2. Girl let me just say how you totally rocked this layout. I love it so much that the next time I go to Disney I'll have to eat at 50's Prime Time Café:) Thanks for sharing!

  3. Love your layouts!! Great job and thanks for sharing.

  4. Yay...I won!!! How exciting!!! :oD

    I love this layout...I really need to add this cart to my wishlist! Thanks so much for sharing!


  5. Super adorable ! Great job !
    Have a great Monday ;-)

  6. the layout is amazing. lot of work put into this. but worth it turned out so amazing.

  7. Fun layout!! I need this cartridge!! :-)

  8. Love both projects for this challenge!!! I soo need to get on my layouts again!! Love it!!! Thanks for such a great challenge.


  9. My entry is complete! Thanks for hosting these fun challenges.

  10. Love the projects this week! Thank you for the challenge!

  11. Thanks for pushing me to use a cart I have not used yet.

  12. alidalis AT comcast DOT net

    I am having so much fun, thanks!

    -- dalis

  13. I've been wanting to use this cartridge. Thanks for helping me get it off the shelf!

  14. Such a fun card..and what great retro papers on the layout...just terrific projects! Thanks for the challenge...I don't have Nifty Fifties, so I used a car cut similar to the one on NF from Holiday Cakes. Just linked up!

    ~Sharon C.

  15. This is such a fun cartridge! Loved seeing all the projects!!

  16. I don't own Nifty Fifties Cartridge, but I thought this worked for this challenge. Hope you like. Thanks, this was fun.