Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Challenge #254 - Snips and Snails and Puppy Dogs Tails (One for the boys)

Ohhh.... hello MDUC friends!
I am super excited to bring this challenge to you today. It is one close to my heart. 

But first - lets meet our brilliant sponsor:

Magnolia are very generously sponsoring our challenge by giving to one lucky winner a secret package! 
Thank you so much Magnolia. 

The challenge this week is:
Snips and Snails and Puppy Dogs Tails
(A boy themed challenge)

Lets check out our fabby DT creations:




Karen








Tanja






 HOW TO JOIN IN...
  • You must have at least one Magnolia stamp or Doo Hickey die on your work, it can be a sentiment, background etc does NOT have to be Edwin or Tilda for your card to be entered..
  • You must add your link in Mr.Linky
  • You MUST add a link to your **direct blog post***.... All entries not doing this will be removed.
  • You should have a link back to the challenge blog in your post.
  • Entries close SUNDAY EVENING 11pm AES time  (the following week  see the clock on the side bar)
  • DO NOT link your entry to an old card, even a day before will be removed. Making it fair to all the people that have made a card for the challenge...
  • We reserve the right to remove your entry if we feel it is not appropriate. We are a FUN challenge that is designed for MAGNOLIA FANS and any entry that is not deemed to be 'playing nice' will be deleted. We apologise for the need to add this rule. This is OUR challenge blog and we reserve the right to moderate 





Monday, February 23, 2015

Winners - challenge # 252 - BINGO and #253 Valentines with a twist

Hello lovely MDUC fans.
We are here today to announce the winners of our last two challenges. 
I apologise for the delay of announcing the winner of challenge #252, but as they say, better late than never.
Without further ado... here we go!

Challenge #252 - BINGO

Sponsored by 


One lucky winner is about to receive a secret package! 
Thank you so much Magnolia. 

Chosen by Random:

#13 - Anita
Congratulations Anita!


Challenge #253 - VALENTINES WITH A TWIST

Sponsored by:
Live and Love Crafts!


Chosen by Random:
Congratulations Jules!

Can you both please send us an email: magnoliadownunder@gmail.com to claim your prize - we will also need your mailing address if you can add that in please!!


We will be back tomorrow with our next challenge. Please be sure to check in.
Hugs Kylie and the MDUC team xx




Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Challenge #253 - Valentines with a twist - no red

Welcome to another fun Magnolia Down Under Challenge!

We've been looking forward to this challenge, it is a lovely one - hint hint! haha.
This fortnight we're leading into the season of looooove, yep, Valentines Day is around the corner.  But we also have a twist .... more of that after a word from our wonderful sponsor:

Live and Love Crafts!
Winner chosen by our random.

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!

Our challenge this week is:
VALENTINES WITH A TWIST - NO RED
That's right everyone - no red! Just for a nice little change.
We can't wait to see what you come up with.

Lets see how our amazing DT went with the challenge:



Karen











Jennifer




Janne 
HOW TO JOIN IN...
  • You must have at least one Magnolia stamp or Doo Hickey die on your work, it can be a sentiment, background etc does NOT have to be Edwin or Tilda for your card to be entered..
  • You must add your link in Mr.Linky
  • You MUST add a link to your **direct blog post***.... All entries not doing this will be removed.
  • You should have a link back to the challenge blog in your post.
  • Entries close SUNDAY EVENING 11pm AES time  (the following week  see the clock on the side bar)
  • DO NOT link your entry to an old card, even a day before will be removed. Making it fair to all the people that have made a card for the challenge...
  • We reserve the right to remove your entry if we feel it is not appropriate. We are a FUN challenge that is designed for MAGNOLIA FANS and any entry that is not deemed to be 'playing nice' will be deleted. We apologise for the need to add this rule. This is OUR challenge blog and we reserve the right to moderate 




Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Challenge #252 - BINGO

Happy New Year MDUC friends :) 
Welcome to our first challenge of 2015.

We'll get to that in a minute, first of all, lets check in with our fantastic sponsor:

Magnolia are very generously sponsoring our challenge by giving to one lucky winner a secret package! 
Thank you so much Magnolia. 

And our challenge for this fortnight is:

BINGO!
Just choose a line, either across, down or diagonally for your prooject


Our amazing DT have created these fabulous projects to inspire you!

Fancy Folds - Gate Fold, Masking, Make your own Embellishments!


Kathrin
Embossing, Edwin, Shaped Card


Jane
(Fancy folds, masking, make your own embellishments)

 (Card closed)
(Card open)


Janne
(white only, shaped card, make your own embellishment)

Ashlee
(white, shaped, make your own embellishments)



Jennifer
( White Only, Shaped Card and Make your Own Embellishments)


(Masking, Fancy folds, Make your own embellishments)


Shaker - Edwin - Faux iron embellishment


HOW TO JOIN IN...
  • You must have at least one Magnolia stamp or Doo Hickey die on your work, it can be a sentiment, background etc does NOT have to be Edwin or Tilda for your card to be entered..
  • You must add your link in Mr.Linky
  • You MUST add a link to your **direct blog post***.... All entries not doing this will be removed.
  • You should have a link back to the challenge blog in your post.
  • Entries close SUNDAY EVENING 11pm AES time  (the following week  see the clock on the side bar)
  • DO NOT link your entry to an old card, even a day before will be removed. Making it fair to all the people that have made a card for the challenge...
  • We reserve the right to remove your entry if we feel it is not appropriate. We are a FUN challenge that is designed for MAGNOLIA FANS and any entry that is not deemed to be 'playing nice' will be deleted. We apologise for the need to add this rule. This is OUR challenge blog and we reserve the right to moderate