Sunday, 29 December 2013

Last Challenge for 2013

Wow can you believe this year is almost to the end, I am amazed at just how fast it has gone. We would like to wish all of you, followers and sponsors alike, all the very best for the New Year and say a big thank you for all your support. 
Also we say farewell to our fab DT member Nicole as she moves on to newer things. Thank you for you crafty talent that you have shared with us Nicole and we wish you all the best for the future.

For the very last challenge this year we are sponsored by one of our long time regular sponsor,

The challenge is to use your


Use your newest Tilda, hopefully you may have got one for Christmas..
or use your favourite Tilda, (That's if you can pick one!)

Check out what the DT have created for you,

Our Guest Designer
using her newest Tilda - Prima Ballerina Tilda


We hope you can join us, please place your entry in the link below.

Twine challenge winners

Welcome to our our lovely followers, we hope you have all had a wonderful Christmas with family and friends. Thank you to those of you that we able to find the time to join us. Today we announce the winner of our 'Twine' challenge.

The lucky recipient of the Stamping Tilda voucher, chosen by Inlinkz, is

#18 Astrid
with her fabulous stocking

Chosen by the DT, we also have a wonderful winner for our Guest Designer position,
and we would like to ask her to join us for an upcoming challenge.
#13 Asalill

Congratulations and well done ladies, please contact me, Tracy, for badges and further details.

Of course we cannot foget our Top #3 selections, 
which has become a Top #4 and in numerical order they are,
#21 Julie P
#28 Katie K

Amazing creations ladies, please take your well deserved Top #3 badge from the sidebar.

Sunday, 15 December 2013

New Challenge

Hello, our new challenge today is trying to keep it simple for this busy time of the year and we are generously sponsored by 
who are giving a $10 voucher to one lucky winner.

The theme is
So we would like you to use some twine on your project,
which can be anything you want it to be! 
Take a look at the amazing DT projects below.





Please place your entries in the link below, Have Fun!

Winners announcement

Hello to all our wonderful crafters.
Thank you to those of you that found time to enter our last challenge, as we all know how hectic this time of year can be, and wow you your amazing cards and creations really all deserve a winner's badge. I am so impressed and so very lucky to have Inlinkz to select the winner, because I wouldn't like to have to choose.
The lucky winning lady receiving the Live and Love Crafts voucher, is
This is Barbara's beautiful card
Well done Barbara, please contact me, Tracy to organize your prize.

The Winner of the Guest Designer spot is
#20 Pona
Just look at all these Tildas, Stunning!
Pona please contact me,  Tracy, to sort out when you can join us as a Guest Designer.

The DT girls have also chosen the Top #3 for this challenge,
and the winners are,
#3 Yuri

Ladies, well done we love your creations, please remember to take your well deserved Top #3 badge from the sidebar to proudly display on your blogs.

Saturday, 7 December 2013

Challenge reminder

Hello, it's midway inspiration time for our current challenge,
Vintage Blue/White/Brown Christmas
which is kindly sponsored by

Live and Love Crafts
 I just love these gorgeous DT creations,


Please feel free to visit any of the DT blogs for more details.
We hope you can join in, you can place your entries in the below post.
Have a fabulous week!

Sunday, 1 December 2013

New Challenge

Welcome to a brand new challenge here at Simply Magnolia, today we are very lucky to be

sponsored by the wonderful Sandy at
Live and Love Crafts

If the words vintage and shabby chic makes your heart beat faster, you will find your haven at

Live & Love Crafts!
Live & Love Crafts is a UK based online store that ships WORLDWIDE. The store is owned and operated by Sandra Mathis, a crafter who is as passionate about the vintage style as she is about customer service and providing a good shopping experience. Live & Love Crafts prides itself on having a website that is easy to navigate with excellent product images. Orders are dispatched fast; usually on the same day received.
Live & Love Crafts stocks a wide range of products from well-loved vintage brands such as Maja Design,
Pion Design, Magnolia, Wild Orchid Crafts, Kort & Godt, Prima, Melissa Frances, Maya Road,
and the Tim Holtz/Ranger product lines.
The store has a vast selection of laces, ribbons and trims, an assortment of over 200 charms and metal decorations, as well as many other unique embellishments that you can't find elsewhere. To help you save on costs, the charms/metal decos can be purchased singularly and all trims and ribbons are sold by the yard/meter. If you’re looking for products that will inspire and a one stop paper & embellishment shop, look no further than Live & Love Crafts!

The challenge is
Vintage Blue/White/Brown Christmas

Today our talented Guest Designer is
Thank you Carla, your card is fantastic!

The amazing Design Team Girls

have created some fabulous inspiration for you too.


We hope you can find some time to join in, please place your entries in the linky below.

Over the Edge Winners

Hello ladies,
it's time to announce the winners of our previous challenge.
Thankyou to everyone that entered, we had so many wonderful creations to see.
The winner of the $10 Stamping Tilda  gift voucher is 
and the lucky winner of the prize from
The Ribbon Girl is
#29 Nans
Congratulations ladies, please contact me to organise your prizes and badges.
We have 2 talented ladies that we would like to ask join us
as Guest Designers for an upcoming challenge.
Winners of the Guest Designer position goes to
#80 Yuri
The Top #3 Winners for this week are
#12 Julie P
#14 Tinie
#27 Karen
Ladies please take your Top #3 badge from the sidebar to display on your blogs.
We'll see you a little later with another fun challenge.

Saturday, 23 November 2013

Challenge reminder

Hi ladies, we hope your all making a great start at getting your Christmas cards made.
I can see many of them in our entries so far.
Today is the midway reminder for our current challenge,
'Over the Edge'
We are kindly being sponsored by
Here's some more inspiration for you.
We hope you can find some time to join us, please place your entries in the post below.

Sunday, 17 November 2013

Over the Edge Challenge

Welcome back, today's challenge is kindly sponsored by
Who are giving one winner a $10 voucher to their store.
Who also have a voucher for one winner to spend in their store.
A huge thank you to our kind sponsors, your support is much appreciated.
The new challenge, I hear you ask, well it's
That means some part of your embellishing must hang over the edge
 of  your card, gift box, bag etc.
We don't have a Guest Designer for this week, but you won't be disappointed,
the DT GIRLS have done an amazing job once again. Thanks girls...