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Saturday, July 31, 2010

Chelle's Birthday Celebration I-SPY and the Chat will be rescheduled!

Hi everyone, Janine here and I hope you are enjoying all the festivities from the birthday party games, giveaways and contests!

We know that ScrapMatters is currently down so we will be rescheduling the last two events in the party celebration when ScrapMatters is back up and running so look here on the blog for an announcement.

I-SPY still has two rounds to go and is really fun so I hope that when we reschedule you will join us and play along for you chance to win some of Chelle's products. The chat will be lots of fun too and I will let you know when it is rescheduled so you can join us for some chatter, questions, and prizes!

Have a great weekend!

Super Fan Saturday WINNER announced!


Hello out there! I'm back - it's me, merchi (aka Karen) with a really cool slide show of all the wondeful layouts that were entered into the Super Fan Saturday contest!

Wasn't that fantastic? We had a total of 19 eligible entries! Each fan that entered at least one layout will be given this totally hot participation prize:

And one lucky winner was randomly drawn to win a $5 gift certificate to Chelle's Store! Drum roll, pleeeeeaaaase.......

KIM (kmkarayannis)! - You win!

Congratulations! Your gift certificate will be sent to you via personal message at Scrap Matters!

Thank you all for playing along, and don't forget to watch the blog for Super Fan Saturday again in August! Woot! You know you want to play along again - who can resist Chelle's really cool stuffs?!

Chelle's Birthday Celebration Giveaway Day 10

Hi it's Emma (hobbes130) here with the final birthday download! Have you all been enjoying the party. I hope you have stopped by everyday to collect all the awesome freebies that the CT have been posting for you. We sure have had a lot of fun celebrating Chelle's birthday and I have one last treat for you, a cute paper stack made with Celebrate (brite).

You can grab it here

Did you enter the birthday template challenge? Today is the last day for entries so you still have time to enter but you need to be quick. Click here to find out what you need to do and to see what you can win!

Thanks for celebrating with us.


Friday, July 30, 2010

Chelle’s Creations Terms of Use: Personal and Commercial

I have decided to put my Terms of Use (TOU) on my blog to make it even easier for scrappers to read my terms before purchasing.  Please read carefully as there is both a personal use and commercial use TOU.

Personal Use:

Chelle’s Creations Terms of Use:

If you read this - YOU ROCK! :)

Thanks for downloading my creations!

I really hope you will enjoy it, since it was fun to create!

Please note that my products are for PERSONAL USE only and are not to be redistributed in any way. If you'd like to share the products with friends and family, please send them to my blog: www.chelles-creations.blogspot.com instead to download it there. Please also give proper credit when using the contents of this kit.

You May:

1. Use the contents of this kit in your personal scrapbooking or other personal projects.

2. Recolor, resize and/or modify these images for personal use only

3. Submit your layouts to galleries or post on blogs etc. as long as proper credit is given to Chelle’s Creations.

You May Not:

1. Alter the contents of this kit and claim them as your own.

2. Resell or redistribute the contents of this kit to anyone.

3. Use the contents of this kit in creating any commercial use products.

4. Use the contents of this kit in an obscene, pornographic or illegal manner.

If you'd like to use any of my products for commercial use, please contact me first at

Chelles.creations1@gmail.com and we can discuss it.

Lastly, feel free to send me the links to your layouts or send me save for web versions to see what you've created!



Chelle’s Creations


Commercial Use:

Chelle’s Creations Commercial Use Terms of Use (TOU)
All files contained in the download of this product are copyrighted by Rachelle Ludwinski, all
rights reserved.
No credit is required in the use of these products in either your description or TOU, however,
such credit would be appreciated.
By downloading this product, you agree to the following:
1. These products are intended for use in the creation of digital scrapbooking products. If you
intended to use these products for some other purpose, you MUST contact me first and obtain
2. This is a commercial license, allowing you to use my products in your digital scrapbook kit
creation process. Rachelle Ludwinski retains all rights to the actual content of this product.
3. You are granted a non‐exclusive, non‐transferable right to use this product to:
a. Use these products for your own personal use in the creation of any type of digital
product, e.g. a scrapbook page, a card, etc.
b. Use these products in the creation of digital products for a third party (Scrap for Hire),
as long as the third party is given only a flattened version of your work.
c. Use this product to create digital scrapbook elements for sale in a kit, provided:
1) You use this product to create something that will be sold as part of a digital
scrapbook kit (a final product that would include papers, elements, etc).
2) You alter the original product in some way, even if it is just recoloring.
3) No more than 25% of your kit is created using my products.
4. You MAY NOT:
a. Redistribute (or post online) the actual files (original content) in any way.
b. Create an element pack (or individual element) with this product.
c. Create a commercial use product with this product.
d. Create a style, brush, overlay, template, or any other derivative product that you intend
to sell as your own creation.
e. You may not use these files for obscene, defamatory, or immoral works or any other
purpose which is prohibited by law.
f. Use this product in any way that is not expressly stated in this TOU.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me at chelles.creations1@gmail.com
Thank you so much for purchasing this product.
Rachelle Ludwinski

Thanks for reading these and I will have links to them on my blog.  Please respect the terms and contact me if you have any questions.

Chelle's Birthday Celebration Giveaway Day 9

I hope you are enjoying our fun celebration for Chelle's birthday! Tracy (sunshinetk) here with another brag book freebie for you! Included are 6 pages total - 2 pages each using Celebrate! Brite and Celebrate! Bold, plus a title/cover page using each kit. You can download the entire set of pages by clicking here.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

ANNOUNCEMENT- ScrapMatters Site Down

As many of you may be aware, ScrapMatters went down some time this afternoon and hasn’t been up since.  The Design Team and Andrea are aware of the problem and are working on getting the site back online as soon as possible.  It apparently had something to do with the server move and should hopefully be resolved soon.  Sorry for inconvenience this has caused everyone!  If I hear anything else, I will update this blog for you.  Thanks for your understanding. 

I Spy

Technical difficulties…..I can’t post to facebook so please head to the SM forum!

I-Spy Round 1

The first round of I-Spy will be starting in about half an hour (12pm ET) in the ScrapMatters forum or Chelle’s Facebook Page. See you there!


Fiona (canadianmommy)

Do you like to chat? The come join me this Friday!

Hi everyone, Janine here to let you know that I am hostessing a chat in the ScrapMatters chat room on Friday at 8:00 Central Time and I hope that you can all join me. There will be questions, chatter and prizes given away so you don't want to miss out!

I hope you will see me there, check out this amazing ad created by one of my fellow CT members Shanell:

Don't forget that this Friday is your last day to post a layout using Chelle's products and have a chance to win a gift card and everyone that participates gets a free not yet released alpha for a gift! See the details in this post.

Make sure to scroll through the posts below for more freebies and great games and prizes.

Hope to see you at the chat on Friday!


Sneak Peek!

Fran here today with an awesomely fun peek at tomorrow's release at Scrap Matters!

Birthday Celebration Day 8!

Hi! Fran here with Day 8 of the birthday party! Today I have 2 Quick Pages for you, they coordinate, one with Celebrate (bold) and one with Celebrate (brite). I hope you enjoy them!

Thanks for coming today, hope you enjoy the QPs. Click here to download them! Remember to come back tomorrow for more goodies and fun games!

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Name that Kit game!

Hi!! *waves* Fran here and today I have a game to announce. It's a name that kit game and the winner will win this fun alpha by Chelle.

I have the game board posted at the Scrap Matters forum. Figure out which kits I zoomed in on and PM me at the SM forum for a chance to win!! More details at the SM forum here: Name that Kit pt 2!

Sneak Peak Wednesday!

Chelle has a really fun element pack coming to The Digichick tomorrow. I promise this is going to be a must have for all you Chelle fans so go grab it from The Digichick when it's 20% off. Hey, if it's on sale you can pick up a Chelle kit to go with it - no guilt! Don't forget about the birthday celebration going on...check out the posts below so you don't miss any of the fun.
- Juli Fish

Chelle's Birthday Celebration - Day 7

Hi everyone! Cara (colson) here with today's birthday celebration freebie. I hope you're all having a great time celebrating the undisclosed anniversary of Chelle's 29th birthday (*wink*) by downloading all of the great freebies from the CT. These two kits are so much fun! Remember to check back over the next three days for more goodies and fun activities. Here's my freebie:

Click here to download the cluster frame. I hope you enjoy it!

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Do You See What I See?


Join me this Thursday in the ScrapMatters forum or on Chelle's Facebook page for a super fun game of I-Spy:

Top 3 scores get a prize from Chelle!
Do You See What I See?  Come and find out!

Fiona (canadianmommy)

Let the Party Continue with some RAK's!!!

You know what they say, better late than never right? Kelli here with a belated afternoon birthday wish for Chelle!!!

Just for you, our faithful readers, I've got a few RAK's that I wanted to let you know about too.

At ScrapMatters, we've got Chelle's awesome Emboss Me Paper Pack up for grabs.
Just stop by this thread and leave a little comment for your chance to win.

Over at DigiShopTalk, we've got Chelle's A-MA-ZING Stitch Me Up: Grids just waiting for a winner.
Just leave a comment in this thread for a chance to win this awesome set.

Both of these RAK's will run through midnight on July 29 (CST). There will be one random winner for each kit and I'll post that winner in the thread on July 30th.

So, what are you waiting for? Hurry on over for your chance to win!

Have you taken a ride on the awesome blog train yet? Have you submitted your Super Fan Saturday entry? There are just SO many amazing goodies right now, we don't want you to miss out!

It's Chelle's Birthday! Come climb on board the Birthday Train! Toot, toot!

Happy Birthday Chelle!

In honor of Chelle's birthday several of the CT members are doing a blog train in addition to the daily download freebie, and Speed Scrap today!

Don't forget that today Chelle's Store is on sale 27% off so click that mouse and head on over for some great deals!

Don't forget this Friday is your last day to post your layouts for Super Fan Saturday and a chance to win a $5 gift certificate from Chelle's Creations as well as getting the not yet released Summer Splash Alpha for free just for participating. Please see THIS BLOG POST for more details.

First up here is a freebie from Stacey, a set of invitations that will surely come in handy.

You can download these cards HERE.

The next stop is Janine's blog, and if you get lost along the way here is a list of all the stops:

Chelle's Blog (Stacey's freebie): http://chelles-creations.blogspot.com/
Janine: http://digitalscrappinrocks.blogspot.com
Carol: http://thepadgettwayoflife.blogspot.com/
Fran: http://franscraps.blogspot.com
Karen: http://merchimakesit.blogspot.com/
Kate & Megan: http://www.earleyfamily.com
Kayla: http://www.keepscrappin.blogspot.com
Tanya: http://www.tanyatumbles.com
Emma: http://www.scrappy-dappy-doo.blogspot.com
Juli: http://julifreshfish.blogspot.com/
Heather: http://heatherw25.blogspot.com/
Tracy: http://tracykosofsky.blogspot.com

Don't forget there is also a Speed Scrap later today at ScrapMatters so come join in the fun and scrap with us!

Happy Birthday Chelle!

Birthday Celebration Day 6


Hi everyone! Welcome to Day 6 of Chelle’s Birthday Party!! I have a desktop freebie for you all made using Chelle’s Celebrate (Bold) kit. Check it out:

cm_aug_preview Click on the preview or right here to download.

It’s generic enough to be able to use for your favourite summer pics but keeps with the Celebration theme. I hope you like it!

Now don’t forget to check in the ScrapMatters forum and The Digichick forum to take part in all the awesome contests and games that are going on this week. There are some amazing prizes, you don’t want to miss out!

Fiona (canadianmommy)

Win! Win! Win!

Hello Friends of Chelle!
It's merchi (aka Karen) here with another Birthday present...for you!
Last week I was able to bless someone with the Word Art from Chelle's golf kit "Hole in One".

This week, I want to bless someone else with "Coming Full Circle" take a look:

This is the full spread I created using these templates:

They are SO versatile...you can use them with or without the journaling and they are so FUN!

I created my LO with one of Chelle's birthday kits, Celebrate (brite) available at The Digichick until July 31 - get it before it's gone!

Here's the nitty-gritty...in order to win this fantabulous prize, you need to leave me a comment telling me your most favorite birthday memory ever! You can leave a comment here or over in the DigiScrapAtticks Happy Place thread - here. Here's the thing, you have only three days to do this. I will collect comments from July 27 - 29th, and announce (here and at DSA) my randomly chosen winner on Friday, July 30th.

Now, it is really, really early where I am...but I can tell you - you will want to come back in a few hours and check this blog again! Something super special is pulling in... *hint*

Just a couple more things...

Don't forget, Friday is the last day to submit a LO for Chelle's Super Fan Saturday - you get a FREE alpha just for submitting! And a chance to win more free stuffs! How cool is that - yeah, you don't want to miss it. Get all the details here.

AND there are only a few days left of this super fantabulous birthday bash, and when it is over, so is Chelle's Birthday Sale! You don't want to miss that either!

Have a super-de-duper day!

Monday, July 26, 2010

Birthday Celebration Day 5

Temporary Ad

Good Morning Scrappers! Shanell here with day 5 of the birthday festivities. Are you having as much fun as I am? Waking up each day to check in and see all the goodness that awaits? Today I have some more brag book pages. You are going to be able to make the cutest book for some grandma/mom/friend/teacher with this set of brag book pages when we're finished. Here is your party favor for today~

Shanell DD 5
Go ===>>>HERE!

Have you posted your template challenge layout yet? Told about your favorite birthday memory? What are you waiting for? Don't forget to wish Chelle a Happy Birthday too!

Enjoy your download and we'll see you tomorrow with more birthday fun!

Spin a CT - Birthday Edition

Hi Everyone! It's Kate (mom2my2monkeys) here bringing you a special Spin a CT this week. To keep in theme with Chelle's birthday celebration, I created a birthday themed page by spinning a layout created by our very own Jenn (jk703). Jenn is a new member of Chelle's team, along with myself, and I just love her work and had to spin her! Here's the layout of hers that I chose to spin and what I came up with.

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And my spin on Jenn's Layout, I used Chelle's Celebrate (Brite) kit and Stitch me up Frames to create my party themed page.

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Here's a couple of other layouts created by Jenn that would be great to spin - I may even have to spin one of these myself!

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Now, this wouldn't be a party game without prizes right? Well, here's how you win! All you have to do is pick a layout either from my blog post or from Jenn's Gallery (found HERE), and put your spin on it, Then come back here and link me to your layout to enter - easy right?? To qualify your entry, you must make sure that 75% of your layout uses Chelle's products. Make sure you leave me a comment before July 30th with a link to the layout you lifted and your version of that layout using 75% or more of Chelle's Creations products and I'll pick 2 winners of 2 great prizes, and announce them on the 31st!!

Wanna see what's up for grabs??

Good luck, enjoy the rest of the week's Celebrations and don't forget to wish Chelle a very


Sunday, July 25, 2010

Chelle's Birthday Celebration: Comment Contest!

Hey everyone! I'm one of Chelle's new CT members, Heather, and I'm excited to share with you another birthday giveaway at ScrapMatters!

Just post in this thread with your post count & then comment on layouts in Chelle's designer gallery at ScrapMatters. The top poster wins Batter Up, one of my favorite kits from Chelle! You have until July 31 to play!

Chelle's Birthday Celebration Giveaway Day 4

Hi Everyone! It's Kate and I'm stopping by with today's download from me :) I hope you're having a fantastic time celebrating Chelle's birthday with us and of course enjoying all of the goodies that the other team member's have been leaving you here on the blog :)

My download today is a set of 4 6x4 brag book pages that I created using both the Celebrate Brite & Bold kits. I just loved both kits, that I couldn't resist creating these pages with both!

To download my pages, just click on the image, and your download should start. If you have any problems with the download, you can pm me over at Scrap Matters - my user name is mom2my2monkeys and I'll try to help you fix the problem.

Thanks for stopping by, enjoy your download and the rest of this week's celebration :)

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Reminder: Super Fan Saturday ending soon!

Interrupting the birthday bash to remind you that this is the last week to submit layouts for Super Fan Saturday for the month of July! You don't want to forget so head to this post now and enter.  I promise it is really easy and you get this great prize for doing it!

This is what you will get for showing off your Chelle pride in July!


It's a Birthday Speed Scrap!

I hope that you've been having a grand time celebrating Chelle's Birthday along with us. We've been having fun thinking of ways to celebrate her special day. And so we have one more goodie to add to your list of things to do - Chelle's Birthday Speed Scrap!

That's right. July 27th is the official Big Day when Chelle becomes another year young, and I will be hosting a Speed Scrap at ScrapMatters in honor of this wonderful lady. She is simply amazing.

Here's the advertisement to make this all official:

And I'll even give you a peek at what's in the goodie bag:

Isn't that cool? And it all yours if you attend the Speed Scrap. I hope to see you there - I guarantee that it's going to be fun!

Jan (QuiltyMom)

Chelle's Birthday Celebration Giveaway Day 3

Hi everyone!! My name is Carol (ca_padgett) and I am a guest CT with Chelle's Creations. Looks like I made it just in time for some awesome fun! I am here with day 3 of our birthday celebration and I am so excited!!! I just love the kits Chelle made and I got a little carried away, lol. I have made lots of goodies for you guys. But before I show you, remember to keep coming back each day until the end of the month for lots of fun games and giveaways. You can even win some of Chelle's Creations awesome products. Ok, now for what you'll be getting from me today:

2-6x4 Brag book pages made with Celebrate Bold
2-6x4 Brag book pages made with Celebrate Brite
And last but not least word art using both kits:

You can download all three in one file: Here

I hope everyone is participating in Emma's template challenge. There are wonderful prizes to be won and you don't want to miss them. Remember to keep checking the blog everyday. I've seen what you will be getting and it's spectacular. These ladies are very talented!!!