September-October Sneak Peak



Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Winner and Top 3 picks for the week of October 11, 2016

Thought for the week: Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can't hear, and not bothering.  ~A.A. Milne

Good morning Everyone!
Thank you all for joining us for last week's Anything Goes Challenge sponsored by "A Day for Daisies" .... Always a pleasure to see so much talent in one spot!

Just a quick public announcement!
Through the Craft Room Door will once again be celebrating November with a month long blog hop.
Lots of awesome prizes and inspiration! So mark your calendars!

Now on to this week's winner who was the top pick from four of the designers here at TTCRD

Theresa says "It's a lovely gory house. lots of detail. and the lighting is just the cherry on the cake."

Ann-Marie says This is such an unusual and creative project. Fantastic to see something like this."

Ema says " Wow! What an awesome project! Very spooky and love all the detail. I could have looked at this for hours!"

Ciccie says "A wonderful creation for Halloween!! Absolutely fabulous!! A spooky little house!"

Congratulation Rocky, you have won a $12.00 voucher from A Day for Daisies!
Please contact Deonna at no later than Monday October 24, 2016 to claim your prize and Guest DT spot!

This week's top 3 picks, in no particular order

Aly's pick: #61 Kalysto - A wonderful masculine package and tag! Love the color combo and steampunk effect.

Jan's pick: #30 Helen - "I love the Clean and simple look of her card. Helen's attention to detail is great and the adorable stamped image Barkly. Coloured perfectly."

Melanie's pick: #91 Laila aka Koneko - "It is gorgeous. The detail is amazing. Really catches the eye."

Congratulations everyone! Please remember to grab your badges from the sidebar! Just right click over the image, save the image to your personal files and you can then upload to your blog side bar.

To those of you who continue to play along with us every week, thank you so much! We appreciate you sharing your creations with us and truly enjoy your talent! 

  • The  November/December edition of Through the Craft Room Door is due out next month. If you are not a subscriber you might want to reconsider! You are missing out on lots of great tutorials, articles and free digi images.
  • If you are interested in having your projects published for a chance to win a gift card, there is still time to get your entry in. Please check out the tab above for more information or contact me at
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  • The weekly winners are selected via (or if there are multiple nominations from the Design Team) and the top 3 picks are selected from nominations by the Design Team Members of Through the Craft Room Door and will be published in the upcoming November/December 2016 issue of TTCRD Magazine and will be placed in a drawing for a chance to win a $5.00 gift card to

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Through the Craft Room Door week starting 18th Oct

Hello there crafters! It is time for another Through the Craft Room Door challenge for the week of October 18th, 2016.
This is Theresa posting for Team B and on behalf of Nicky, Angela, Ema, Julie, Cara and Deonna. Our Guest Designer this week is Maria Tchotcheva. ...

Our sponsor this week is Bugaboo Stamps
Everything That You Ever Wanted to Know About Bugaboo Stamps: A Short Essay
As if raising five children in the frozen land of the North was not enough of a challenge, Jodie Mackrell decided to dip her cold little Canadian toes into the world of papercrafting by opening an online store full of her illustrations. That was six years ago. Today Bugaboo Stamps is one of the leading companies in digital images, and we're still growing!  From seriously snarky to sugary sweet to sublimely soulful all the way over to the other side of the super sexy spectrum, you're bound to find all that you need and more to create your paper projects.  Jodie works very hard to provide New Releases and Freebies every week! 

The prize this week is a $12 voucher!

Guest Designer: Maria Tchotcheva

Check out this inspiration from the Design Team

                                                   Julie Schinkel    Day After Forever

 Cara Malmrose Bug Cat Stopper Cats

We can't wait to see your makes. Remember anything goes but first please read the few simple rules below prior to adding your link.

Gentle Reminder!
We love seeing your entries each week however,  we must have rules for you to follow to keep it fair and fun for everyone. 
1.   Only 2 entries per person
2.   No back linking - all entries must be new and not posted prior to the start of the challenge.
3.   All entries must include a link - back to Through the Craft Room Door Challenge Blog.
4.   Word Verification Blogs are commented on at the discretion of the Design Team. So your awesome project may or may not be commented on.
Link up here to play along!