It´s time to present the Birthday winners!



There was 6 ladies that wanted to win my blogcandy


and since its only 6 of you I decided to split my gift in two, that gives you all a slight better chance of winning.

so there is two winners today…


Congrats to Susanna and Petra…

I will email you the info, and I hope that you will have your presents before Christmas.

and thank you Faber Castell-*Design *memory *Craft for the beautiful products I´m able to give away.



Having a birthday party!!

Hi there..

how are you all doing? Here in my part of the world the weather is chilly, last week the first snow fell and made my surroundings into a beautiful winter wonderland.

I love the first snow of the year, makes med all giddy and full of christmas spirit.

Today is the Finnish national  independence day, aaaaaand it´s my birthday. Love it, that means  my birthday is a national holiday 🙂

well to celebrate this, I have a fun giveaway to share with you all..


I have all these wonderful products from Faber Castell *Design *Memory *Craft, that one of my blogfollowers will win,

its two sets of mix and match media sample,

one set of Pitt® pastel Pencils,

and one set of Gelatos®

This giveaway is open to anyone that wants to enter.. I will ship world wide.

The rules are simple:

become a follower of my blog, leave a comment on this blogpost, (remember your e-mail addy) and also like *Design*Memory *Craft on facebook, and leave a nice comment thanking *Design *Memory *crafts for this awesome prize.

This giveaway is open from Dec 6th- Dec 12th 23.59 EET. I will notify the winner by mail Dec 13th.

Good Luck!

The PaperHaus 12 days of christmas BlogHop

12 days logo

Participants need to start at the PH blog as well as finish there. you need to leave a comment at the end of the hop letting PH know you hopped along. The Paper Haus will choose a random winner from those specific comments to win the prize.

The bloghop will give you the chance to win loads of fun stuff , and there will be new prizes each day, ending up with a huge giveaway prize December 12th.


Today Im sharing a LO I´ve done with this years “christmas studio” photo I have taken of my kiddos. I love this pic, I have already framed one large photo and hung it on my photowall in my kitchen.

Do you take pics of your kids for christmas?

Materials used:
Bazzill Basics, Reprint, My Minds Eye- All is bright, American Crafts -Thickers, Martha Stewart-Punch around the page doily lace,

Now of to do some fun bloghopping!

PaperHaus Blog
Katarina <— That´s me 🙂
PaperHaus Blog

Good Luck!

Epiphany Crafts and The Twinery =Blog Candy

Hi everyone!!

This week Epiphany Crafts have teamed up with The Twinery… what a match.. both my favourite companies at once 🙂

The Twinery and Epiphany crafts is giving away one gorgeous prize pack…

Isn´t that one gorgeous prizepack?? 

The pack contains The Twinery Full Spool Color Trio (Honeydew, Blossom & Charcoal) value of $32,  along with  EC New Pennant Tool and matching Bubble Caps,

total value over $65. Isn´t that a great prize or what???

Deadline to leave comments for the prizes will be 11:59pm, EDT, Sunday, June 3rd.

Winners will be announced on Monday, June 4th on The Twinery and Epiphany Crafts blog.

Today Im going to show you a pretty little card I did the other day .

I´ve started by cutting the base and the patterned panel of the card, and chalking it up with some Dark Brown Chalk.

I added some wonderful Twine… This is the colour Mandarine from The twinery.

I assembled the card, and mounted it all on the cardstock base.

And I just love how well the Twine and the Epiphany crafts tools work together.

Materials used: Epiphany Crafts SST15 heart 25 tool, Mandarine Twine-The Twinery,  Nook May kit-Echo Park Papers

make shure you are visiting all the blogs in the blog hop for a chance at the prize..

hopping order is:

Epiphany Crafts

The Twinery

Katarina Damm-Blomberg <—-Thats me 🙂

Amanda Jones

Shannan Teubner

Julie Ranae

Gina Lideros

ohhhhh… and the title says something about a blog candy right?!

Well how about a lush Sampler pack from The Twinery?

I have one to give away today 🙂 When the samples for the  team to work with arrived I decided together with Epiphany Crafts that I would love to give my sampler pack away as a gift to one lucky lady 🙂
what you have to do?

Leave some love before you go, (remember to add your mail-addy so that I can contact you if you are the winner),

 and stop by both Epiphany Crafts blog, and the Twinery blog to say thanks! tell them I sent you…

This giveaway is open world wide, and the winner will be contacted  june 5th.

Thank you for stopping by!!



WOW embossing blog candy Winners!!

Sorry I´ve been a little bit absent, I have been working like mad behind scenes,,, and I´m all tangled up in embossingpowders, twine and lots of stamps.. let me tell you 14 DT assignments in 14 days… well I need to get my act together for that one.. 🙂

well I have the names/winners of the wow embossing stamps..

are you curious who it might be??







Flower stamp– Sanne

“Hej Katarina! Jag följer redan din blog och jag tycker att det skulle vara jättekul att få blomstämpeln! Det första jag skulle göra med den skulle vara ett födelsedagskort till min mamma.”

Butterfly stamp– Stina/sagolikt pyssel

“Hej du! :-)  Jag följer dig ju redan. (Och saknar dig nu när jag inte är på fb.) Och skulle jag vinna så skulle jag vilja ha fjärilsstämpeln, som skulle användas på en tavla. (Förstås. ;-)  ) Kram!!”


Congrats Ladies!
please send me a mail at: kadamm[at] with your name and adresses,,,




Bella BLVD+ The Twinery Design Team -Up Week

Hi !
The Twinery DT has teamed up with Bella BLVD for a blog hop. Join in on a week with lots of inspiration and a chance to win loads of beautiful Twine. The Twinery is givig away 3 different “original sampler” packs to 3 different winners…. Isn´t that awesome?

Bella BLVD has been more than generous to the Twinery DT, and I was thrilled to find The Sophisticates, Sunshine Happiness, and the Plastino collection in my package.

When I saw these collections I emmidiately knew what I wanted to do….

A LO about my Daughters love for the Ballet. Every tuesday she is taking Ballet classes and is “Dancing like a butterfly”.

On this LO I have used the Plastino Collection and the Twinery Pink Sorbet.

To be in for the chance to win all you have to do is visit the Twinery blog on all 5 Blog hop days, (a total of 3 blogs a day), Each day there will be a complete list of designers to visit, And Bella BLVD will do a giveaway on their blog as well.

Deadline to visit the blogs and leave comments to win is 11:59 EDT Sun May 20th. Winners will be announced May 22nd on The Twinery Blog.

Thank you so much for your visit!

A giveaway!!

Hi everyone!

Having a scrappy weekend celebrating  National Scrapbooking day?

Are you up for a little giveaway?

A couple of weeks ago I got a shipment of pretty stamps from WOW embossing..  AND I got duplets, sooooooo Im giving those away…

To be able to win eighter the floral background stamp, OR the build a butterfly stampset  I have three things to make it count…

1. Become a follower of my blog, (if you already are let me know, and you count as well..)

2. leave a comment on what stampset you would love to win,

3. Tell me what your first project would be using the stamps….

Good luck!
This giveaway ends at saturday May 12 at 23.59 (Eastern European Daylight Time (EEDT)

(this giveaway is open world wide)

.:Leap day blogcandy!:.

Hi everyone!
You probably already know that this is a Leap Year…a once in every four years opportunity to get an extra day to enjoy your wonderful hobby of scrapbooking… that’s reason to celebrate, don’t you think?

Well heres the deal… yesterday I got a DT box of goodies from Epiphany Crafts! And there had been a mix up so I got me a second round 25 tool.. and I asked If I could do a giveaway with it… and that was ok 🙂

soooo…. who wants to win a brand new Round 25 tool?

Well to win this beautie I want you to like the Epiphany Crafts FB page, and tell them I sent you and how much you love their tools…  😉 after that you come back to me become a follower of my blog, and tell me you did.. and you are in the drawing for this lovely tool. One entry/person… (And I will check every entry before the drawing takes place)

Last day to participate is on sunday march 4th  23.59 CET

The winner will be announced late night march 5th or early march 6th due to a family vacation trip.

Good luck everyone!


ps: We have a new distributor in Sweden that is carrying the EC tools.. so if you live in fex Sweden, Finland, Norway or Denmark tell your LSS to contact Hobbyworld if they want to sell the EC tools in their store.