Saturday, 15 October 2016

DICC #004 Oddball Art Stamps

Welcome to our new challenge at the Desert Islands Craft Challenge Blog.  I hope are all having a wonderful October, it's definitely one of our favourite months on the Island, we love Autumn and Halloween, so embrace the joy of getting our spook on.

The winner of challenge #003 is Zubmomi

Our challenge this week is sponsor by Oddball Art Stamps

Oddball Art Stamps
Here's our Itinerary;
Remember all you have to do to play along is use 3 or more items from our Itinerary.  Here's some inspiration from our awesome Design Team;





Kim G

Kim K



Hopefully we've inspired you to play along with our challenge. We look forward to seeing your creations.
Thanks for visiting with us
Happy Crafting

Sunday, 2 October 2016

DICC #003 - Sweet Escapes Digistamps

Welcome back to the Island for another fun challenge, Can you believe it's October, I seriously can't believe how fast the year is going, must say we are very happy on the Island that it is October, because we all love Halloween, so expect to see lots of spooky projects from us.

The Winner of Challenge #002 is Wendy

On to Challenge #003, We are sponsored by the wonderful Sweet Escape Digis,

Here's our Itinerary for Challenge #003;

Here's some inspiration from our very talented Design Team;



Kim G

Kim K



I hope you'll be inspired to join in our challenge, We can't wait to see your awesome creations.

Thanks for visiting the Island
Happy Crafting

Thursday, 15 September 2016

DICC #002 - Faery Ink

Welcome back to the Island, It's time for a new challenge.  I have to admit to being a little excited about this one, as we are 'Off to Wonderland' with our Itinerary for this Challenge.

We are very honoured to be sponsored by the awesomeness that is Faery Ink

Here's our Itinerary;

Here is some inspiration from our awesome Design Team;




Kim G

Kim K


I'm sure you are inspired by these wonderful creations, we do hope you'll play along with our challenge.

That's all from us for today
Bye for now

Thursday, 1 September 2016

DICC #001 - Delicious Doodles

Welcome back to the Island, I hope you've all missed us, we've definitely missed you all, that is why we've decided to relaunch our challenge.  All the same rules apply as before, find them in the sidebar if you need to refresh your memory.
Just remember the most important rule is to Have Fun.

We are extremely lucky to have some wonderful sponsors lined up for our forthcoming challenges, and for today's challenge we are sponsored by the awesome Delicious Doodles;

Here's our Challenge Itinerary;
Here's some inspiration for you from our very talented Design Team;

Suzi used #1, 3, 9 &10

Kim K

Kim G used #1, 4, 8, 9 & 10



Alison used 1, 2, 4, 8, 9, 10

Jenn used 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9

That's all from our very talented Design Team, We do hope you'll be inspired to join us.
Happy Crafting

Friday, 3 June 2016

Relaunch Announcement and DT Call

We are Relaunching the Challenge Blog on 1st September 2016

Want to join the DT?

Please email me with your contact details, a brief bio and upto 5 of your favourite recent projects. Please put DICC DT Application in email title.

What's expected of you?
2 Projects per month, posting on 1st and 15th of each month.
Projects must follow challenge rules of using at least 3 items from the current challenge itinerary.
You must be prepared to use sponsors images, and comply with sponsors Angel Policy etc.
Share challenge post on social media and your personal blog.
Join Facebook DT Group.
Be encouraging and respectful for DT Members and Challenge Participants.

DT Call closes on 15th July.
No previous DT experience necessary.

We are currently looking for Challenge Sponsors, If you want to sponsor us please email me and we can discuss dates etc.

That's all for now, Looking forward to seeing your applications
Bye for Now

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

June 1 Winner!

Hello friends - we're taking a break for the rest of the Summer, but I wanted to pop in to announce the winner of our June 1 challenge.  That would be...

Please send me an e-mail to with "DICC Winner" in the subject line to claim your prize from The Stamping Chef.

Have a great Summer, everyone!  Peace.

Sunday, 1 June 2014

DICC # 78- The Stamping Chef

Hello and welcome to our last itinerary for a little while. We decided to take a break for the Summer, so we hope you will play along with this challenge before our little vacay! Our sponsor for our previous itinerary was Sami Stamps, and the winner is..... Heather Mills! Congratulations! Please email Jenn at to claim your prize!

The new itinerary is as follows: 
1.  Distress it.
 2.  NO FLOWERS!!!
 3.  Monotone.
 4.  Not a Card.
 5.  Use a funny quote or saying.
 6.  Make it sexy for that love in your life!
 7.  use at least 3 pattern papers
 8.  emboss it 
 9.  use ribbon
10.  use metal  

Remember, you must use at least 3 items from the itinerary and you must mention in your post which 3 (or more) you have used. This time around we are being sponsored by: 

And here's what the DT has created!

Kelli used #'s 1,2,5,6, and 7

Alison used #'s 2, 6, 8, 9, and 10

Erica used #'s 1, 2, and 5

Lea used #'s 2, 3, 5, 7 & 9

Jenn used #'s 2, 7, 9, and 10: