Sunday, 4 October 2015


Welcome Magnolia friends to the start of another awesome challenge....
this fortnight we want to see lots of
that means loads of glitter, glitz and glamour, on your Magnolia creations!

The prize is another GDT spot on our team...and talking of guest designers, we have the wonderful
joining us this challenge, and this is her stunning masterpiece....

Thank you for joining us Monika, it's a pleasure to have you with us!
Team Elegance
has some stunning works of art to show you this week
(click on their names for all the details!)


Now it's over to YOU!
Please enter using the Inlinkz below, you have until midday (12pm GMT) on Saturday 17th October
Hugs from
The Simply Magnolia DT xxx

Saturday, 3 October 2015

CAS or fully loaded winners

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Welcome Magnolia friends to our winners post!!!
Thank you to each and everyone of you who entered our challenge and the DT call, such beautiful entries!!!
Let's see who chose to be our winner this time.....
#33 - That's you Suzi!!!
with this stunning Christmas giftbag....

Congratulations Suzi! Please email me, Nicola, your postal address to this email:, so I can post you my mystery prize! Don't forget our winners badge for your beautiful blog too!

Next onto our DT Top picks which this time is a Top 4, which just shows how high the level of entries is becoming!

#10 - Kirsty-Anne

#11 - Yanti

#29 - Jennifer

#39 - Wendy

Congratulations ladies! Grab our Top 3 badge for your gorgeous blogs!

We'll be back tomorrow to kick start our new challenge for another fortnight!
There will be a new DT announcement very soon so watch this space.....

Hugs from
The Simply Magnolia DT xxx


Sunday, 27 September 2015

CAS or fully loaded midway reminder

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Welcome Magnolia friends to our midway post for our
'CAS or fully loaded'
DT call challenge!
You still have a week left to enter our DT call if you want to be a part of our wonderful team, and there's still my mystery prize to play for too! So whatever your crafting style come along and join in the fun.....

Team Glamour
 have more gorgeousness to show you, click on their names and show them some love
Beth DT


Please use the inlinkz in the original post below, adding DT after your name if applying for the DT call, you have until Saturday 3rd October midday (12pm GMT) to make your entry count!
Have a great week!

Hugs from
The Simply Magnolia DT xxx

Sunday, 20 September 2015

CAS or fully loaded

Welcome Magnolia friends to a special challenge this fortnight....
the theme is a real easy one
'CAS or Fully Loaded'
because I'm excited to announce that we are also having a
**DT Call**!!!!
and.....the prize for the randomly picked winner is a mystery gift from me (Nicola x)!
So, whatever your crafting style, you can enter your magnificent Magnolia creations for this awesome challenge with a fab prize up for grabs and a chance to be on our Design Team!
If you are interested in becoming part of The Simply Magnolia DT, then read on......
* You will be required to make a card/project every two weeks
* You need to have your own blog where you can showcase your creations
*You will be required to mention our sponsors in your blog post
*You will need to comment on 1 entry in every 10 and will be given a designated number to comment on
*You will be asked to pick a Top 3 from each challenge
* You MUST be crazy about Magnolia stamps
*Be prepared to have fun!!!!
If you think that you meet these few criteria then all you have to do is add (DT) after your name when you enter this challenge - it's as easy as that!
This DT is open to everyone who loves Magnolia, even the existing DT are re-applying this time.
Team Elegance
 have some truly beautiful creations for you
(click on each name to show them some love!)
(Fully Loaded)

Céline (DT)


Donna (DT)
(Fully Loaded)

Inge (DT)
Now it's over to YOU!
I can't wait to see what you make...
Please enter using the inlinkz below (not forgetting DT after your name if you are in the DT call!)
you have until Saturday 3rd October midday (12pm GMT)
Have fun!
Hugs from
The Simply Magnolia DT xxx

Saturday, 19 September 2015

Vintage winners

Welcome Magnolia friends to our Vintage winners post!
Thank you to everyone who entered, there were some amazing creations as always and so it's always a relief to leave picking the winner to!
This time the random winner of our Live and Love Crafts prize is....
#13 - Jules
Congratulations Jules! Grab our winners badge for your beautiful blog!  Please contact me, Nicola, using this email:
so I can arrange for you to receive your prize.
Next up, its our DT top 3....
#9 - Dian
#20 - Jay
Perfect vintage pieces!
Please take our Top 3 badge for your wonderful blogs!
See you all again tomorrow for our next challenge and all the details you will need for our DT call!!!
Hugs from
The Simply Magnolia DT xxx

Sunday, 13 September 2015

Vintage Midway reminder

Welcome Magnolia fans to our midway post for all your gorgeous
works of art!
We've had some stunning creations so far, but we still want to see more!

As you know, our perfect sponsor for this challenge is the lovely Sandy at Live and Love crafts

offering this awesome prize to one lucky winner!

Now lets take a look at Team Glamour's
beautiful inspiration.....



Betty CH


and now it's over to YOU!
Hugs from
The Simply Magnolia DT xxx

Sunday, 6 September 2015


Helloooooo Magnolia friends! It's the start of a brand new challenge where we want to see all your beautiful
works of art!
Our awesome sponsor this fortnight is the lovely 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!

Thanks Sandy for your continued support xxx
Team Elegance
are here with all the stunning inspiration you need this week.......

Now it's over to YOU!!
Please enter using the Inlinkz below, you have until Saturday 19th September midday (12pm GMT)

Happy Crafting!
Hugs from
The Simply Magnolia DT xxx