Archives for October 2010

Daily Download Day #21

We are almost done with this month’s Daily Download!  What do you think?  Should we continue it?  I would love to hear from you!!

I do want to mention one thing real fast before I give you today’s link.  We will be giving away a freebie in our newsletter DSD weekend – so make sure you are receiving it!  Trust me – this is one thing you don’t want to miss!  You can sign up for it here –

Here is your link!

Daily Download Day#20

Happy Wednesday!  Did you know we had a guest designer this month?  We do!  Misty O’Brien is joining us this month and we are so excited to have her here!

Misty has some great kits in her store!  You will definitely want to check them out!

Have a fantastic day and thank you for being a friend of Ginger Scraps!

Daily Download Day#19

Hi Everyone!  Before I give you today’s links I just have to remind you about our incredible monthly offer.  Spend $10 in our store and get our monthly store collab for only $1!

Now here is today’s link!

Challenge Spotlight – Oct. Desktop Calender

Are you feeling that fall spirit? I am! I LOVE FALL! Our spotlight challenge last week sure had the fall spirit about it. our random winner is Lisa! With her wonderful Pumpkin Patch layout. I LOVE pumpkin patches too! How fun! Here’s what you won Lisa!

The Spotlight Challenge for this week is Ella’s Oct. Desktop Calender Challenge. For this challenge you make your desktop background with  the month’s calender and whatever other stipulations Ella gives. This month she said it neeed to contain at least 1 photo editing technique. Here’s just a few of the many wonderful Oct. desktops already posted.

by Ella


by lynelle


by marshmella

by marshmella

by mrsmoejoe

 Wonderful aren’t they? You still have time to make your own. try it out at the Oct. desktop challenge.

Then come back here and post the link to your LO in the gallery and post it in a comment here. Next week I’ll randomly select one and that person will win a prize from ME! (Harmonystar).

Bonus – I will give a Brownie point to everyone who comments with their LO link.

 CT & those who have already done the challenge are elligable. Let me see those comments!

Daily Download Day #18

That’s right!  Today we have a speed scrap at 8pm PST (11pm EST).  Charmaine of Wyld Web Designs is our host!!!  She is so much fun that we’ll have a blast!

Here is your Daily Download Link:

Daily Download Day#17

Wow, I must really be slacking off.  More then half the day has already gone and I just realized I never posted the daily download for today!  Don’t worry, I’ll leave it up for everyone that missed it.  I’m so sorry!  I’ll blame it on the kids…yeah, that will work..the kids made me forget..hehe.

I hope you are having a great Sunday!  Don’t forget – today is the last day of the New Release Sale!

This week’s LOTW winner is Katie (ktkadoo) for her sweet and adorable layout. I can’t help but smile when I look at it and the journaling is so wonderful.

The winning LO is titled A Year Together and it was created for the Gingerscraps Inspiration Challenge hosted by Rachel (Harmonystar). There’s still time for you to create a layout for the inspiration challenge for this month too!  

This LO is linked to Katie’s winning LO… leave her some LOVE 🙂
Check out Katie’s entire Gingerscraps gallery. 

You can pick outstanding gallery layouts which become the next LOTW nominee’s by posting in the “Baker’s Best” thread. Check out the rules here.

As always your vote counts so head over the the forum to vote for the next LOTW winner. You can be a LOTW winner too, all you have to do is scrap! Happy Scrapping.

Daily Download Day#16

Do you have big plans for the weekend?  We do!  We are very busy planning for our 1st Annual Halloween Bash!   This is one event you will not want to miss!

Tell your neighbors!  Tell your friends!  Tell your Friend’s neighbors!!  This is going to be a spooky good time!!

Don’t forget that our newly released kits are 25% off this weekend!

Here is today’s daily download link.  If you have missed any of the past links don’t worry because this kit will be on sale in November!

Fresh Baked! 10-15

Happy Friday!  You have no idea how glad I am to say that.  The week did fly by though.  My kids were home from school Monday and Tuesday, then between doctor appointments and school events, I’ve just had enough.  Luckily there is so much to look forward to here at Ginger Scraps!

We have a HUGE  Halloween Bash planned!  There will be TONS of prizes, and contests.  You will definitely want to hang out with us Halloween weekend.  Everyone is so exciting and is putting the last minute touches together!

It is going to be a blast so make sure you stop by!!  I know where I’ll be that weekend!!

We have a lot of new releases this weekend you will definitely want to make sure you check them out.  Don’t forget that if you spend $10 in the store we will send you a coupon to buy a this month’s store collab for only $1!

Marshmella Designs has another halloween kit for you. Most of the elements in Dragons Brew are hand drawn. Perfect for boy and girl halloween layouts. This kit includes 14 papers, 57 elements and a full set of alphas! This kit will be 25% off for a week!  Regular $5.50 on sale for $4.13.


And if you purchase the kit before October 22nd, you will get these fabulous frame clusters FREE. They are perfect to get a quick start on your layout. The downloads will be included when you purchase the kit. They are also sold separately and are on sale for 25% off.  Regular price $2.50 on sale price $1.87



If you missed this mini from Wyld Web Designs during our big 10 kits for 10 dollars sale, you can pick it up for 25% off this weekend!  Pretty pinks and soothing browns make a lovely combination in this kit.  Simply Charming contains 6 papers and 23 elements. Pretty little girl not included 🙂  Regular price $3.50 on sale for $2.63


Here is some creative team inspiration for you:



You Got Game! Game nights have become all the rage in the last couple of years, so why not scrap the fun? Whether you’re playing monopoly, scrabble, chess, cards, bingo or checkers, you will have the perfect kit to scrap all those memories! Use the adorable face brads to show the ups and downs of the game. You CAN’T lose with this kit by Jumping Jelly Bean Designs!  ON SALE NOW: $3.94 That’s 25% off!



Girlfriends’ Cafe by Jumping Jelly Bean Designs is amazing.  Wow, does this kit make you smile? Don’t you laugh and smile when you’re with your girlfriends? Aren’t those some of the best times? The whimsical coffee, donuts, muffins and fruit will give a light, fun feeling for any memory. Don’t forget these moments with your girlfriends! Scrap them today! ONLY $3



Want a MOONSTER-ific kit to scrap all those halloween memories? Moonster Moosh by Jumping Jelly Bean Designs is filled with bright, fun, whimsical elements to make every layout grab the viewers attention. You will chuckle over the hand drawn elements that are anything but scary! Actually, you will see one that resembles the “King”. On sale for $3.50  this week only!






A 4 PSD Template pack named Squared Templates by Photo Cowgirl. Perfect starts for beautifully clustered pages with a square flair! On sale for $2.40 (Original price $3.00)



New from Daphadilly Art! Perfect for everyday scrapping or creating your very own storybook, Little Red Fable is just what you need! On sale for $3 this week!



New this week by Kathy Winters Designs is “Whispers of Autumn” and a coordinating alpha.  If you love autumn with it’s rustic colors, pumpkin picking, scarecrows and vibrant maple trees than you will love Whispers of Autumn.  Designed with a slightly different take on autumn colors, the kit is full of great texture and fun elements to scrap your autumn memories.   Regular price $5.50 Sale price $4.13


Whispers of Autumn Alpha is the coordinating alpha with (5) sets of uppercase letters, numbers and most symbols.  Regular price $3.00 Sale price $2.75



Beautifully by Pixels By Jen is packed with frames, glitter and paper lace. Inspired by peacocks and ready for a special layout. Great for winter pictures and occasions. Regularly $6.50 on sale for the weekend for $4.88



Becky Young Designs has Watermelon Seeds which is a fun watermelon kit perfect for all of those photos from the summer you still need to scrap.


Check out some awesome layouts using this kit:





Cool Breeze by Becky Young Designs is a fun fall kit with a splash of color. Perfect for all of your fun autumn pictures.  You can pick it up for only $3.99

She also has a set of 4 quick pages you can purchase for only $2.99!


Aren’t they all amazing!  Make sure you check them out.  Also don’t forget that when it is time to get your layouts printed we have a 10% coupon code for you to use at Persnickety Prints.  That’s right!  10% off ANYTHING!!

Daily Download Day #15

Shortly I will be posting our newsletter.  In it there will be some exciting news we have planned.  We have HUGE plans for Halloween Weekend…stay tuned!