Friday, May 6, 2011

Counterfeit Kit Club May Challenge

Before I start with my May Counterfeit Kit, I have a little business for you...I had to redraw a winner for my Counterfeit Kit giveaway, since I never heard from the original kit winner. I put the numbers into the random number generator, and it picked number 41, which was....

Jennifer said...

Just did a blog post about your giveaway! You can see it here!
Yahoo! Jennifer, I am sending you an email. Congratulations! I wish I had one to give to everyone!

Now, on to my May Counterfeit Kit! This month, we were given the challenge of counterfeiting this awesome (and sold out) kit from Work In Progress Kits:

I loved the bright summery feel of this kit, and was very inspired to make a lot of die cuts that were similar to the Pink Paislee ones in the kit! Here is my Counterfeit Kit for May:

My Counterfeit Kit, "Summer Sweet Treats":

Patterned Papers:
Basic Grey Origins "Aloe"
Cosmo Cricket Material Girl(from stack)
Cosmo Cricket Early Bird "Cherry Pie"
Cosmo Cricket Garden Variety "Strawberry Fields" (showing back side)
Die Cuts With A View Nana's Kids embossed letters (from stack)
GCD Studios Carnival Ride "Clown Dots"
Cosmo Cricket Early Bird "Farmer's Market" (showing back side)
Die Cuts With A View Elementary School chalkboard print (from stack)
Basic Grey Ambrosia "Ebony"
American Crafts Dear Lizzy Spring "Sunny Spot"
DCWV Nana's Kids Zigzag Stripe (from stack)
Sassafrass Lass "Take Note"
The Paper Studio teal with red polka dots
Echo Park Life Is Good "Set the Table"
a large scrap of green Basic Grey
Echo Park Sweet Summertime journal cards
Basic Grey Origins letter stickers
American Crafts Poolside Glitter foam Thickers
Making Memories 5th Avenue border strips and journaling spots (partial sheet)
Daisy D's Die-Cut Cardstock Stickers (partial sheet)
Marcella by K Summer Travel Glitter Stickers and Wooden Art (partial pack)
Doodlebug Summer Tags And Tabs cardstock stickers
BoBunny Sweet Summer cardstock stickers
American Crafts Vinyl (red cloud and black music notes)
Offray yellow polka dot ribbon, ribbon roses
Jenni Bowlin Apothecary Red  stickers(partial sheet)
Making Memories travel printed letter stickers
Basic Grey Nook And Pantry Chip Stickers
American Crafts Heat Wave Journaling Stickers and Flair
Ki Memories Juicy Summer Gel Candy, Tattoos, and Softies
some Bobunny Eye Candy brads and Making Memories brads
several titles and journaling spots that I printed from digi files on my computer and cut out to use
summery vintage ephemera that I downloaded from Flickr and printed
colorful die cut tags that I made with my Cricut and some svg files
Paper dolls,  ledger paper journaling label with tiny red stars, "Cheer" title, house, orange soda embellie, starbursts, and sun shapes were all die cut and made by me with my Cricut and the following  cartridges: cheer dolls and title, cloud shaped journaling spot arrow for spinner-Twinkle Toes, girl dolls-Once Upon A Princess, Orange Soda, house, starbursts, ice cream sundae, "Get With it" title-Nifty Fifties Cartridge, and the sun shapes are the sunflower from the Cricut Sampler Cartridge.
Work In Progress Add-On kit, Mother's Day:

My Mother's Day Copycat kit, "Mother/Daughter Memories"
Patterned Papers:
DCWV teal travel "Famous Streets"
DCWV travel "Ticket Stubs"
Heidi Swapp fresh frame punch out
Making Memories cream damask with green dots
Basic Grey Sultry Fashionable
The Girls Paperie border strips
Basic Grey Porcelain "Arabella"
Glazed Bazzill green swirls
Basic Grey Porcelain "Windmere"
light green swirl print from my stash
Jenni Bowlin "Country Store"
American Crafts Thickers leaf "By The Yard" fabric letter stickers and lipgloss "Darling" chipboard letter stickers
ZVA Creative and Paper Studios bling
wood hearts from WalMart
embellished butterfly
flocked and pearl brads
chipboard, grungeboard, and kraft tags and label shapes
wooden buttons
Offray ribbon flowers
Cream trim scrap
Cream tags that I cut from an svg file freebie
a kraft card blank
And, Bethany and Meridy challenged us to make a boy add-on. I must confess, since I have 3 girls and only 1 boy, I have way more girly stuff, but it was fun to pull together the boy goodies that I sometimes over look!
My Boy Add-On Kit, " A Boy And His Joys":
Patterned Papers:
DCWV Rock Star paper (from stack)
Cosmo Cricket Cogsmo "Bandwidth"
Sassafrass Lass Bungle Jungle (2 sheets-from stack)
Cosmo Cricket Cogsmo "Cogs"
Cosmo Cricket Cogsmo "Logic Board"
Bazzill shaped papers-sky blue, dark brown, beetle black, and ladybug
American Crafts Thickers leaf "Rockabye" foam sticker letters, Dear Lizzy puffy black letter stickers
7Gypsies 97% Complete Garcons stickers
Making Memories 5th Avenue border and tag stickers
Daisy D's Elements sports strips stickers
K&Co adhesive chipboard
Making Memories Colorboard  "All Boy" stickers
Love Elsie "Riley" Gel stickers and Chip buttons
"Cars" Cricut cartridge
Cosmo Cricket Blackboard mini album and Tiny Type stickers (partial sheet)
My Mind's Eye Daily Dose metal signs
Making Memories Washer Words
Handmade and embellished die-cuts: rocket, jukebox, and record all from Nifty Fifties Cricut Cartridge
2 wood stamps


  1. What can I say - great counterfeiting as always.

  2. HOW many pages will you be making this month :o
    Awesome counterfeiting!

  3. You are going to be a busy girl! Love your kits!

  4. Awesome job. I can't believe you know all the names of your papers, that is so impressive to me!

  5. Wow, all I can say is - those are AMAZING kits you've created!!

  6. Hi Margie!! First off, your kits this month are amazing! Secondly, thank you so much!!!!! I can't believe I won!! I am so excited because your kits are sooooo amazing! I can't wait to play with this one!! Congrats on reaching your 100 followers mark!

    My email address is :

  7. I love all your choices this month, Margie! Your kit just screams fun! Those little die cut children are my faves!

  8. Great papers and embellishemnts. I can't wait to see what you create with it all.

  9. I always love your choices Margie, and these amazing kits are no exception. You have a lot to work with this month :)

  10. Awesome kits! Can't wait to see all the wonderful goodies you make with them!

  11. Swoon! your choices are divine!!!! Such fun goodies. xoxo

  12. One amazing combination of goodies

  13. I love your kit it's gorgeous I would so buy it lol x x

  14. Margie - wow! Your kits are awesome. I had the same thought so many others have voiced...just how many layouts do you plan to do this month?????? LOL. :)

  15. So many kits and all so fabulous, how do you do it? The main kit looks yummy enough to eat! x

  16. Great job with your kits i love them. Looking forward to your creations!

  17. Your kits are great. I especially love your main kit. All of the fun embellishments... I want them :)

  18. Wowswers! These are some absolutely wonderful kits!!!!


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