Saturday, August 9, 2014

John's Double ***Winner*** & A Fond Farewell

Today I have two tasks at hand
1. to announce the winner of
John's Dreaded Double Challenge
Now this was a very hard decision for the team and in the end it came down to a coin toss!
YES! a coin toss!!
so drum roll please.......
The winner of our July 2014 challenge is

 (entry #5)

we loved the vibrant colours and the fun feel of your double, Elaine
Well Done!
and now
2. to tell you all that
Orange Paperie & Co
 is finishing up

We wish to thank you all for your wonderful support over the last
2 years & 1 has been awesome!

WE would also like to thank all of our past Guest Designers and believe
me, we have had amazing talent grace us with their presence

Lastly I would like to Thank 
the awesome talented Design Team here at 
Orange Paperie & Co
(past & present)



I wish you well with your creative ventures and know that you will all 
continue to inspire and create amazing art!
Saying farewell is never easy so instead 
we will say 

Kim, Mary, Jo, Rebecca & John 



  1. Congrats Elaine.....what a stunner of a page:):)) NOOOT so happy chappy about you guys closing up...but that's life & I'm learning nothin' stays the same...that's for some awesome challenges & WONDERFUL inspiration :):):)))

    1. Thank YOU Lizzy for all your support of OP

  2. Your double is fab, Elaine, congratulations! Sorry to see OP go, but I will see you guys around on FaceBook!

  3. Orange Paperie has been a lot of fun but I guess all good things must come to an end sometime. All the best in whatever the future holds for all of you.

  4. Oh firstly, well done Elaine, and secondly, how sad to be finishing I feel like I have gotten to join in a bit the last few months.. but I do wish you all the very best and I am sure I will see you all around somewhere in scrappy blog land!! take care..

  5. Congratulations Elaine on a wonderful double page & thank you to all of our followers for your support & fantastic inspiration. Also thank you to Kim & my fellow DT for having me on the Team. I've really enjoyed the ride. I'll still be seeing you all in the wider scrapping community :)

  6. Lovely page Elaine - congrats!

    Oh I will miss your wonderful challenges here at OP!
    Farewell to a fabulous team....see you other scrapping sites I am sure...

  7. Congratulations Elaine and thank you everyone for your support here at OP, sad to see a lovely little challenge site finishing, but we will see you all around blog land and facebook I am sure
    Mary x

  8. Congratulations Elaine and well done Orange Paperie team. To run a challenge site must be very demanding and you've done it well. Sorry I have not been able to join in more often and very best wishes to you all :D

  9. Congrats Elaine, lovely double layout. Congrats to the team too for doing such a good job. Sorry to hear the sad news that you are finishing up. Best wishes to you all.

  10. Congratulations Elaine. Awesome double. I so wish it didn't have to come with a fare well to OP. Your blog and challenges have been great along with a wonderful design team. Best wishes to all.

  11. Well I wish I had found you sooner to get to know everyone a bit better. this was a fun place to play! good luck in all your future endeavors!

  12. Thanks you everyone for your kind thoughts

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