Friday, January 4, 2013

Grand Re-Opening and First 2013 Challenge - Sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps

And the winners of the Digi Haven Grand Re-Opening, Sparkles and Bling Challenge are:

*** The top winner is # 53 Donna R . Congratulations!!! Donna R is the grand prize winner of the 10 Digital Images from Bugaboo!!! To claim your prize, please contact us at and we will get you in touch with our sponsor Bugaboo Stamps!!!
The Digi Haven Design Team chose the Top Three Winners .... in no particular order:
*** Top 3 winners are:
#5 Julia wins 3 images from the Stamp 'n Doodle Store
#48 Margy DS4J wins 2 Sentiments from Mynnette Kitchen
#74 Beverly Cole  wins 2 images from the Stamping Shack
***2 Winners of the Design Team Blog Comments:

Debi wins 3 Digi's from Kenny K
Suze wins 2 Digi's from Platypus Creek Designs
***2 Winners of the Digi Haven Blog Comments:

 Wendy wins 3 Broken Box Stock Images
Ema M wins $10 g. c. to Di's Digi Store
***1 Winner of the Digi Haven Blog Button Posting  
        #65 Valerie L wins a $6 voucher to SKDigi's Store

Thank you to all our participants.  The Design Team had a lot of fun with this Re-Launch and challenge.  We can't thank our Challenge Sponsor "Bugaboo Stamps" or
all our wonderful Prize sponsors enough!
I can't forget to thank the Design Team who created gorgeous inspirational pieces and worked so hard behind the scenes commenting and organizing all the different aspects of this challenge.
I love you all!  ♥ Denise

To claim your prizes, please email us at


Hello and Welcome Everyone!
Welcome to the New Year 2013 and Welcome to a new beginning for all of us here at Digi Haven!  We can't even begin to tell you how excited we are for our Grand Re-Opening.
As you can see below we have a lot going on!!
Please read through to the end so you don't miss anything!!
  • Our Grand Re-Opening challenge sponsor is Bugaboo Stamps  who will give our Grand Prize Winner a total of 10 Digi images, of their choice, from the Bugaboo Store!!  How Generous!!! How Exciting!! How Inspirational!! Thank you so much Bugaboo!!
  • We also have quite a few more digi prizes from some super fantastically generous people who also wanted to help us celebrate our Grand Re-Opening!!
  • If you read the "How to Play" Rules you'll see that our challenges are no longer limited to only free digi images.  You can now use ANY Digi Images for our challenges.  
  • Each challenge will have an awesome Sponsor, a theme and at least one digital prize!  How Exciting!!! 
  • And the Cherries on the top of this multi-tiered Delicious Goodness are the 2 new members of our Digi Haven Design Team! Welcome Chrissy xx and Lisa!  Please visit our Design Team Page to meet all our DT members!!

Ok so let's get started ... our Grand Re-Opening Challenge theme is "Sparkles and Bling".  You must follow our challenge rules to be eligible for our winners circle drawing so please check out our "How to Play" page.  There will be one Grand Prize Winner who will receive the Bugaboo Prize of 10 Digital Images.  The Grand Prize winner will be chosen using  There will also be a "Top 3" list chosen by the Digi Haven Design Team. For our Grand Re-Opening Celebration, the "Top Three" will also receive a Digital Prize from either Stamp 'n Doodle, Mynnette Kitchen - On a Stampage or the Stamping Shack . This challenge will end on Thursday, January 17th.

Our Grand Re-Opening SPONSOR is ...... 

Bugaboo is full of Deals, Freebies, Challenges, Sales, 

Rewards and new Images .... don't miss out!  

Visit Bugaboo today!

Don't forget to stop by the Bugaboo Challenge Blog to say hello and join in a challenge or two.

In addition to our wonderful Bugaboo sponsor, we also have a quite a few more prizes from some very generous individuals and store owners: BrokenboxStockStamp n Doodle Platypus Creek DesignsMynnette Kitchen StampingShackDi’s Digi’s SKdigisKenny K.;
Please visit the "Our Sponsors" tab to learn more about our wonderful sponsors.



                All our Sponsors and Donated Prizes are very much appreciated. Thank you!!

MORE CHANCES to WIN PRIZES!!.  Just complete one or all of the following tasks for additional chances to win a prize:
  • After you enter a design in our challenge, leave a positive comment on this post before January 17th. We will choose 2 winners. One will receive 3 Digi Images from Broken Box Stock and the other will win a $10 voucher to Di's Digi Store. You must enter the challenge then leave a comment :o)
  • Post our Digi Haven Button on your blog and your name will be placed into a drawing for a $6 voucher to SKDigi's store.
There are two additional ways to win two $10 gift certificates to the Bugaboo Store:  Sign up as a "Digi Lover" member/follower here at Digi Haven and follow us by email and/or "Like" us on our new Facebook page.  There will be two chances to win two $10 gift certificates for Bugaboo.  Both gift certificates are donations from the Digi Haven Design Team ... which reminds me ... of the gorgeous  inspirational designs they have created just for you ....

Chrissy - Chrissy xx


 Karen - Simply Frenzied

 Kevin - McCrafty's Cards

 Mynnette - On a Stampage

 Sandra - Crea-Sandra

Let's raise our glasses for a Successful Grand Re-Opening!! Cheers!!!

We can't wait to see the wonderful things YOU create using a Digital Image, Sparkles and Bling!


  1. Whoo Hoo! I'm so excited to be using ANY digi for these challenges! And wow! Fabulous prizes too! Digi Haven Team mates...your sparkle & shine designs are fabulous!!
    visit my blog @ sandy's crafty creations

  2. I am so happy I found your blog and am excited to be entering. The DT creations are all wonderful. I can't wait to visit their blogs.

  3. Found your new look blog and entered your first challenge here's to many more -great DT cards
    carol x

  4. I had to come back and tell you how much I enjoyed visiting all your designers' blogs. I totally lost track of time. Thank you.

  5. Congrats on your Grand Re-opening! Wonderful cards from the DT!

  6. Congratulations on your Grand Reopening and New DT. Your first challenge inspiration from the DT is all wonderful and I look forward to playing along with you all throughout 2013. xx

  7. oh my goodness! I am overwhelmed at all the stuff! Congratulations on your grand opening! I am so excited and looking forward to being a part again! Wonderful creations by the Design Team! Its going to be a great year!

  8. Denise - All changed on Feline Playful for you, hope that helps & thanks for letting us know! xx

    1. Awesome Abi, thanks so much!! ♥ Denise

  9. Wow what a great renewal challenge! Totally awesome grand opening. Wonderful DT inspirations!!!!

    1. Thanks Vicky! We've been preparing for our Re-Launch for quite a while and are very excited. ♥ Denise

  10. Wow what a great challenge with extras! I've posted my card which I really enjoyed making. Hadn't been brave enough to add glitter to my card before except the glitter tape version or on pre-glittered cardstock. Found it wasn't so hard to do as I thought so thanks to your challenge may be using it more! I have also added the Digi Haven button to my blog and joined as a follower so that I don't miss any future posts. I found this one thanks to the Bugaboo newsletter.

    1. Hi Suze! Glad you found us and welcome to Digi Haven!
      ~ Sandy

  11. Congrats on the grand opening. Great projects DT and great challenge

    mimicaro9650 at yahoo dot com

  12. The new site looks fabulous! Thank you for the "sparkles and bling" challenge and the chance to win some really great prizes from the many sponsors launching your re-opening! Good luck!

  13. Good luck with your new-look challenge site! It looks amazing and you certainly have some very talented people on your design team!

  14. WOW the DT inspiration is amazing. Good luck with everything

  15. Congratulations on the re-launch! You have started off with a stunning challenge!

  16. Welcome back! Always loved the idea of this site, and am glad you are still around. I also see great digis on here, and this is no exception! Gorgeous cards; so fun! Best, CG

  17. Fun challenge! The design team certainly rocked this one. Thanks for the fun! I'll definitely be playing again.

  18. What incredible fun to get to play with sparkle... AND bling! OMGee... heart palpitations... I'm so excited! :) Great inspiration from the DT as well!

  19. I haven't had a chance to play along, but popped back to see how it was all going for you. I am so thrilled for you with the number of entries you have had for your first challenge back! Looks like great things ahead for you all! xx

  20. Congratulations on your grand re-opening. Thank you for all the inspiring DT creations and for a fab challenge


  21. Lovely challenge and congratulations on your grand opening...Fab DT inspiration :) Donna ♥ x

  22. Fun bloghop and I think it's great that you will accept all kinds of digis now. But I do like the original idea of this challenge blog as well - there are lots of great freebies out there!

  23. Congratulations on your grand opening! The DT inspiration cards are wonderful!

  24. Wow, just seen I won one of the top three prizes! Thanks so much! Congrats to the other winners as well.

  25. Wow, just seen I have one a prize here. Thanks so much! Congrats to the other winners as well.

  26. Congrats ladies on a successful re-opening. I wish you much success for the rest of the year.

    Lisa D.