Wednesday, 1 February 2017

February Challenge : Coastal Chic

Welcome to the February Challenge Reveal!

Before we reveal what the challenge is for this month we wanted to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who got on their bikes during January and peddled along with the

On Your Bike challenge.
What an amazing array of entries we received!
The DT are busy voting and the deserved winners will be announced soon.
I do not envy their job!

Now for the February Challenge!
We like to mix things up a bit here at K+ and February's challenge is no exception.
Coastal Chic

Criteria: Kraft + Sketch + Colour.
(Black and White can be added)

Thank you to Em Stafrace from The Nifty Pixel for creating another amazing sketch for us to play along with!
Make sure not to miss out on her own layout using this sketch.. which she has made available as a Freebie Sketch Template for all of you Digi Scrappers.. scroll down to the sponsors section for the link :)

Please note.. this does not  have to be a beach related layout!

We welcome all kinds of craft as entries for our challenges, from traditional layout, cards, digital layouts, art journalling and tags etc. but please remember that it is all about the Kraft!!Your work MUST be on a KRAFT BACKGROUND (not merely mounted on Kraft) to be eligible.

**Please take the time to read the RULES before submitting your entry**
and upload your entry via the inlinkz section in our side bar.

Here is how the very talented Kraft Plus Design Team
interpreted this months
Coastal Chic challenge.

One sketch, One colour palette.. soo many interpretations.

Gosh I love these girls.

K+ Guest Designer
Each month we invite a KRAFT PLUS member
to play along with us and our challenges.

Please welcome,
as our February K+ Guest Designer,  
someone who most of you will recognise,
 the very talented

Heather McMahon

International Guest Designer

 This month the very talented
Sharon Fritchman
(from the USA)
joins us as our
International Guest Designer for February

Simply Stunning Sharon!


Kraft Plus Challenges would like to extend our thanks to our wonderful sponsors
for their generosity and support for our February "Coastal Chic" Challenge.
Each month we will invite a Guest Designer from each of our sponsors to play along with our challenges.
Which means even MORE wonderful creations to inspire us all.

*Please note:  Unfortunately, due to high postage costs, prizes are for Australian residents only, but a Guest Design Spot will be offered to an international  entrant each month, to be chosen by the K+ Design Team 

Our amazing sponsors for February are


The Creative Kit Club are offering the March die sets as a prize

(winner to be chosen by K+ DT)

Rachel has used both the January and February Creative Kit Club kits to create
her stunning layout


2Crafty is offering a $50 prize pack
(winner to be chosen by K+  DT)


Scrapbooking Delights is offering a $50 prize pack
created after consultation with the winner
(winner to be chosen by K+ DT)


Neat N Crafty are offering a prize of FIVE cut files of the winners choice
(winner to be chosen by K+DT)

Neat N Crafty Cutz Etsy Site


Anita's blog
Anita's bio


Colour Blast is offering a $25 voucher to one lucky winner
(winner to be drawn randomly.. prize does not include postage)



Digi Scrappers! If any digital creations are selected as a winner by the K+DT on any given month they will receive a $10 coupon to spend at The Nifty Pixel!


When I saw Em Stafrace's layout in the Kraft Plus Challenges Facebook Page I just had to add it here.
Em has created this stunning layout using gorgeous beachy elements which can be purchased at the DigiChick  and a FREE digital sketch template of the February Sketch for Digi Scrappers amongst you.
Thank you Em!

Here are the links for you

ADRIFT | Digital Kit by The Nifty Pixel

KRAFT PLUS February Freebie Sketch by
The Nifty Pixel

The Guest Designers smashed the challenge!!

And there you have it.. the February "Coastal Chic" Challenge.
We hope you are all inspired to create and have  fun with this challenge

Please remember to link your layout to the entry through the Inlinkz tool.
You will find it in the sidebar --->

Thank you all for your wonderful support
here in  the blog, our facebook group

and also on each others entries by leaving lovely and encouraging comments.

You rock :)

Happy Krafting!


  1. Wow lots of inspiration from all the designers, I am sure the entries this month will definitely WOW us all!!

  2. Wow gorgeous work! I hope to make time to play along. Mardi x

  3. What a fabulous reveal! Thanks so much for having me along a guest designer. I'm thrilled to be sharing the guest designer section with Sharon Fritchman too!

  4. Gorgeous work! So much inspiration to find:-)

  5. I loved working on this challenge and being a guest designer! Thank you so much, Kraft +!! The layouts displayed here are all absolutely beautiful and so inspiring!!!!

  6. Hi, the link to the digi sketch template is just looping back to the blog post. Can you point me in the right direction please?

    1. I am SOOO sorry Karen.. I only just found this comment..
      I am sorry I am too late to help :(


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