Monday, July 4, 2011


Its all happening this month at PURPLE PUMPKIN!!!!
PP is celebrating its 1st birthday and there is lots planned!!

First up we have the monthly challenge....another sketch designed by DT member Belinda Spencer...


You are my Inspiration in life..... using some very yummy PP felt film strips.  These can be used in so many different I have put two together side by side..something different instead of paper as a background..

And a gorgeous PP floral button...

But that is not all......

PURPLE PUMPKIN is having a HUGE GIVEAWAY to celebrate its first birthday, with not one, not two, but FOUR PRIZES up for grabs! First prize will be a $50 VOUCHER to spend in the next sale. Second prize will be a $25 voucher, third prize will be a $15 voucher, and fourth prize will be a $10 voucher.

The winners will be drawn on the 22nd of July - just before the next sale!

So how can you enter? It's easy!

1. Be a follower of the PP blog.
2. Post about this giveaway on your blog with a link back to the PP blog.
3. After you've done that, just leave a comment after THIS post. For an extra entry, post about this giveaway on facebook, or on any message boards, and then leave an extra comment :)

You would be crazy not to enter....

Good Luck!
Have a great day and thanks so much for visiting :))


  1. Hey MIN!!! Thanks for your Awesome & supportive comments you have be leaving ME... Very much appreciated!!
    I Admire you & your Creations...
    Your Layout Created with PP goodies is another Stunning Layout....
    You are on a roll with creating Such
    Gorgeous layouts!!
    Have a wonderful Week....

  2. oh I love that page. I love the banner and the that flower, oh and also that film strip, think I might get some for myself.
    Have a good week.

  3. I LOVE what you have done with this sketch! The colours, those papers, the misting...the lot, simply gorgeous!!!
    Have a great week :)

  4. Such a cool sketch, and I just love your take on it. The JB paper is such an awesome backdrop for your page! Just gorgeous, Melinda!

  5. This looks ace. Love the blue and red and how you used the film strips. Fabulous work.

  6. Love the sketch and your take on it is fabulous!!! Take care, Deb xx

  7. this is so super cool Mel, love the felt film, you rocked this sketch. Have a great week xoxo

  8. Love your take on the sketch, particularly the film strip background. Fabulous!

  9. oooooo another gorgeous photo embellished with gorgeous flowers i sooooooooooooooooooooooooo love that!!

  10. Stunning layout, Min! Honestly you really amaze me - your style is incredibly beautiful, hey!!! Great giveaway too! :)

  11. oooooh, love that sketch & your fab layout, Min - the felt filmstrip just really sets it all off beautifully! HOpe you're having a great week :)

  12. Wow! You really rocked that sketch! The entire lo is simply gorgeous! Love the deep rich colors that you've used...perfect!

  13. I love your layout from sketch.

    I am off to enter at PP now :)

  14. Gorgeous layout, loving the banner and flower x

  15. Love this colour combo - fabulous take on the sketch :-) the banner is perfect!

  16. gorgeous boy layout here Melinda! So very fab!!