Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Final Challenge - Kerryn's December 2011 and Farewell

All good things must come to an end.  To end this blog,  I would have to start from the beginning.  I have started this blog together with Jessy which you all know as Teacher Jessy. The whole purpose of this blog was to attract more attention to and provide a platform for Malaysian scrapbookers.  To this day,  I honestly feel that we have achieved what we need to achieve.  Scrapbooking is catching on in Malaysia and some of our Malaysian designers have made it to the international.  For me,  due to my family commitments,  I would like to concentrate on my other pursuits such as painting,  cooking and photography and hence, it is time to bid adieu to this Challenge Blog.

I would like to personally thank all that have supported us through the years especially all the my DTs,  sponsors and our loyal participants since our conception in April 2009.  This will be our challenge on this blog and we would like to see more participants so that we go out with a BANG!  Last month,  we had a record of 15 entries.  For that,  we all at Scrap-It-Lah would like to thank you for making us a success last month.

This month,  we bring you another very talented scrapbooker from the Down Under.  We hope that you will enjoy her challenge as much as all the DTs had. Here she is:

Hi, I’m Kerryn.
I live in sunny (most of the time) South Australia with my husband and two children (well three if you count the dog!). I have been scrapbooking for about 4 ½ years now. It is a hobby that I love with a passion that has been good to me in so many ways. I have made many wonderful friends through this hobby too. I don’t have a particular style as such but I love layers, I love distressing and I love concentrating on the details. I switch between 12x12 and 8.5x11 depending on
which way the wind is blowing. Having both a son and a daughter means I get to indulge in pretty,
girly layouts as well as grungy, fun boy layouts.

Thank you very much Scrap it Lah for having me as your guest this month.

Blog :

December’s Challenge

You need to please include:-

1.    Multi-photo layout using Christmas photos (at least 3) or,
2.    if you don’t celebrate Christmas, photos from a
3.    similar celebration (no birthdays please!)
4.    Glitter or glimmer mist somewhere on your layout.
5.    Traditional Christmas colours of red/green/gold (compulsory)
6.    plus only ONE other colour OF YOUR CHOICE
7.    (Both plain and printed papers are fine as long as you stick to the colours).

Here is Kerryn's beautiful take on the challenge.

Our DTs have all come up with some beautiful layouts to inspire you too.  Here they are:

Helen has scrapped this very detailed layout for us this month:

Fon Mee's Xmas is all decked out this year by Colin:

Nad celebrates Hari Raya in style this year with her family.

Helene's little anticipating all her little Christmas goodies.

Amelia's family having a great time at the recent Hari Raya celebrations.

Azura shares more Hari Raya warmth with us with her layout.

Here is the Studio Calico RAK that we are offering as the RAK.  What are you waiting for?  Do Scrap-It-Lah!

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All you would have to do is to send in your submissions (we only accept layouts) via the link above by midnight 12pm, Saturday, 31st December, 2011 (Malaysian time). If you have any problems with the link submission, please notify us at Kindly note that we are unable to entertain any project that is sent after the stipulated time and please note that the project sent should solely be submitted for the Scrap-It-Lah challenge and not for any other challenges. Yes, we welcome international submissions as we would love to see Scrap-It-Lah grow.


  1. Great work for all the DTs and Kerryn.
    Sad to have to say goodbye. I hope we'll be able to work together again and thanks for all the support when I'm in the team.

  2. Will miss Scrap-it-Lah but have had a wonderful time here :)

  3. Thank you for having me as your guest this month. I look forward to seeing the entries!! Hopefully you can go out on a high :).

  4. Very sad to see you ending your blog, especially since I just learned about it recently. Thank you for having me as guest designer last month. Best of luck with all your endeavors!

  5. It's really sad that this blog is coming to an end :( I'll try to make it for the final challenge.

  6. Beautiful works from DT!! Hope to make this last challenge!!

  7. Thanks for such great challenges in the past. Sorry I haven't been very active in the last few months!! But I have done this months challenge - how could I not since it was your last. I have linked it up. All the best Scrap-it-Lah team. :-)

  8. Hi! Sorry, but I entered the wrong URL the first time I linked up. My SECOND link (for "Baby's First Christmas") is the CORRECT one. I couldn't find a way to delete the incorrect link.

    I'm going to miss SIL. Best of luck to the SIL team in all their future endeavors!

  9. This so sad I will miss SIL.

    I just linked my entry.

  10. Very delightful and pretty creation. The flower should be added one or two not more than that I think.

    Plastic Card Printing
    Plastic Card

  11. Thanks to all the DT. SIL was the first challenge that motivated me to scrap~ :) love you all and will miss SIL.