Friday, November 15, 2019

November Case Files | Mid-Month Reveal

Now that we're halfway through the month, we're excited to bring you some inspiration for our second November Case File and for our Cold Case File.

Don't forget you have all month to participate in all three of our challenges. You can see inspiration for our first October Case File here.


SPONSORS 

This month, we have six generous sponsors donating prizes. Click here to read more about our sponsors and the prizes they are donating. Winners will be selected randomly from all of our players, with a few exceptions where sponsors have asked us to choose from certain geographic regions.




CASE FILES 

Did you know November is National Memoir Writing Month? With this in mind, we've dedicated our Case Files to this interesting holiday! Draw your own inspiration from The Scene on the Case File, or you can use the traditional clues, which can be found at the bottom of this blog post.
The traditional CSI clues can be found on our Facebook page in the first entry under the album. Just click on the Case File images above. They are also posted at the bottom of this reveal.

To submit your layouts, click on the Case Files  in our sidebar, which will bring you to the individual albums in our Facebook group.




GUEST DESIGNERS

We're thrilled to have the members of the 2Crafty design team joining us as Guest Detectives this month. You are sure to be inspired by their beautiful work!



INSPIRATION 

And now, are you ready for some serious inspiration? Here's what our design team and guest designers created with Case File No. 301.


Image Credit - Abigail Halpin

Here's how our inspiring Guest Designers from 2Crafty solved the Case:

Charmane's Facebook

Emma's blog
How Emma solved the Case: I cracked the case by sticking close to the colour tone. 
I used an image that had fish in it. Incorporated a wood grain concept with my stamping, I used leaves, frames and a light bulb. I also used the word ‘Home’ in my journal concept.



Marie's blog
How Marie solved the Case: I used moodboard colors and also my evidence: Stripes, Floral pattern, Book Pages, Banner, Leaves, Butterfly, Frames, Spiral

The chipboards used
- A Mother is a Special kind of Friend
- Frame Retro Floral
- Mini Branches
- 2019


Ro's blog


The CSI design team masterfully cracked the Case. We'll share how they solved the Case on Facebook.



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And here's some inspiration for our Cold Case File:


Inspiration from our 2Crafty Guest Detectives:

Badbarbie's blog


How Lisa solved the Case:

I have used the following 2Crafty Chipboard
Discover - http://2crafty.com.au/craft_chipboard/discover-unit-p-2012.html
ATC Tiny Hearts and Stars - http://2crafty.com.au/craft_chipboard/tiny-hearts-stars-units-p-1248.html
Moroccan Tile Panel - http://2crafty.com.au/craft_chipboard/moroccan-tile-panel-units-p-2019.html





And inspiration from our Detectives:

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CASE FILE CLUES 

Choose as many or as few as you are inspired to use! 
Testimony Link - 6-Word Memoir

Testimony Link - Memoir Ideas


We trust we've provided enough clues for you to solve the Cases! You have until Saturday, November 30, 2019, to solve this case. We can't wait to see what you'll create! Upload your creations in our Facebook Group (album links in sidebar).


Friday, November 1, 2019

November Case Files | First Reveal

November is here. This year sure is flying by quickly! No worries! A new month brings all kinds of excitement here at CSI! Besides our three new Case Files, we've got new sponsors and new guest designers.

For this first reveal, we'll be sharing inspiration from the design team and guest designers for our first Case File. On the 15th, we'll be sharing inspiration from the design team and guest designers for our second Case File. Somewhere in between, we'll be posting our Cold Case File, our special stash-busting challenge.



SPONSORS 

This month, we have six generous sponsors donating prizes. Click here to read more about our sponsors and the prizes they are donating. Winners will be selected randomly from all of our players, with a few exceptions where sponsors have asked us to choose from certain geographic regions.




CASE FILES 

Did you know November is National Memoir Writing Month? With this in mind, we've dedicated our Case Files to this interesting holiday! Draw your own inspiration from The Scene on the Case File, or you can use the traditional clues, which can be found at the bottom of this blog post.
The traditional CSI clues can be found on our Facebook page in the first entry under the album. Just click on the Case File images above. They are also posted at the bottom of this reveal.

To submit your layouts, click on the Case Files  in our sidebar, which will bring you to the individual albums in our Facebook group.




GUEST DESIGNERS

We're thrilled to have the members of the 2Crafty design team joining us as Guest Detectives this month. You are sure to be inspired by their beautiful work!



INSPIRATION 

And now, are you ready for some serious inspiration? Here's what our design team and guest designers created with Case File No. 300. We will share their creations for Case File No. 301and the Cold Case on the 15th.



Here's how our inspiring Guest Designers from 2Crafty solved the Case:

Sabrina's blog
How Sabrina solved the Case: For my layout: I was inspired by many details: the flowers, polka dots, labels, metal and obviously the colors!

The 2crafty products used on this layout:
Decorative disc set 2 [M00808]
Frangy [M00121]
6 dotted heart circle frame [FR0120]
Tranquil Moments [W00566]



Badbarbie's blog

Charmane's Facebook

Elena's blog

How Elena solved the Case: I solved the case by using the colour scheme from the scene.
My evidence includes:
polka dots, stripes, text pattern, fringe .

Rachael's blog

2 Crafty Chipboard pieces used:
Simple moments make great memories (title)
light bulbs
2018
Charlotte flowers

Tammy's blog
How Tammy solved the Case: I created with the gorgeous colour scheme and also used polka dots, labels, fussy cutting and flowers (I combined the two), text pattern (on strip and in background of flowers), plus signs, light bulb, notebook paper, computer (in photos), brush font, spiral punch, clips.
My journaling was written on labels and I documented a workspace.

I used the following 2 Crafty Chipboard:
"everyday title"
"Light bulb word set 1"
"NEW Scribble Circles"
"Dotty Bits"



The CSI design team masterfully cracked the Case. We'll share how they solved the Case on Facebook.



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CASE FILE CLUES 

Choose as many or as few as you are inspired to use! 
Testimony Link - 6-Word Memoir

Testimony Link - Memoir Ideas


We trust we've provided enough clues for you to solve the Cases! You have until Saturday, November 30, 2019, to solve this case. We can't wait to see what you'll create! Upload your creations in our Facebook Group (album links in sidebar).