*Challenge Info*

As of February 2, 2014 our challenges have been suspended.  Thank you all so much for playing with us for the past year and a half.  If we decide to bring it back we'll definitely let you know. 
Team Y&FH 


Everyone loves to play in challenges right?  We do too!!  Unfortunately we have to set guidelines for ours.    **Information is subject to change without notice.  Keep checking back for updates.

Bi-weekly challenge (Actually lasts 12 days)
Starts:  Sundays at Midnight (PST)
Ends:  The following Friday, Noon (PST)

Guidelines:  (Update Effective Jan 22, 2014)

1. Follow the current challenge guidelines
2. One entry per participant. 
**Multiple entries, unless written in the new challenge, will be removed.
3. Only current projects will be accepted.  NO back linking to previous projects or it will be removed.
4. Must have a stamped and/or colored image on your project.  Sentiments only will not count and your project will be removed.
5. You may use any stamped image.
6. Bonus:  If any Y&FH stamped image is found on your project your name will be added a maximum of one extra time after the last name listed in Inlinkz.  **You will only receive one additional entry no matter how many Y&FH images are on your project. 
7.We use InLinkz to track entries for our challenges.  Be sure to use a DIRECT LINK to your project, NOT your blog address when adding your link to InLinkz. No direct link – your project will be deleted
8. Ok to combine with up to 9 other challenges, any more and your project will not be in the running for the prize or Top 3.
9. We'd appreciate it if you mentioned our challenge in your post and link back to the challenge post.

Prize:  (Effective 1/22/14 CH #30)
Winner will receive a stamp of our choosing & a personalized blog badge for their blog.
Top 3 will receive a personalized blog badge for their blog.

Effective 1/22/14:
**Winner: You have 1 week to claim your prize from the day of the announcement otherwise it will become forfeit.  Email: yumi.fumi@yumifumihandmade.com with your snail mail address and in the subject line type: Winner CH #____

**Top 3: Will receive personalized blog badges.  Email: yumi@yumifumihandmade.com and in  the subject line type: Top 3 CH # ____

Winner:  A winner will be chosen via Random.org and announced on Saturday, no later than noon (PST).  

Top 3:  The Top 3 will be chosen by a Design Team member and announced on Saturday, no later than noon (PST)

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Most Important:  Have fun!  It's required! 

If you have any questions regarding the guidelines please email (fumi@yumifumihandmade.com

Yumi & Fumi Handmade Team