Happy New Year!!

Hello again
            Here's something that Ive had on the go all week!!LOL! Honestly, Ive been grabbing 5 mins here and there. Not had much crafting time at all!! Ive been dying to have ago at making one of these Accordian Books!!
     Ive used Tilda from the 'new' Sweet Collection available soon.
          
 A sneaky peak
If you want to know what's inside it, pop over to
 MY MAGNOLIA BLOG

Hope you all have a fantastic New Year xxx
Stay safe and sober!!!LOL

Love Debbie xx

My top 10 of 2010 Blog Hop

Hi all- hope you are all having a fabulous Christmas.
     I thought I would play along with SUZI's Blog Hop, which is to show your favourite 10 cards of 2010.
Well, it was this year I fell in love with watercolouring with distress inks and mostly Magnolia's which I have really taken a shine to AND best of all been offered a place on their Design Team.

 Here's my top 10
 1). This card I loved making for as part of  MDUC Design Team. It also won a place over on Stampartics Walk of Fame.

2).This card was another fave to make and won two challenges. It got card of the month on Just Magnolia and aslo won MDUC. The week after I joined them as a DT member which is such an honour. 
3).This card was using the WOJ stamps which I chose when I was Guest DT member for WOJ.
4). I made this one for my cousins anniversay. I adore anything with hearts.
5). I was experimenting with this card below and to my surprise it won Just Magnolia 'Card of the Month'
6).This has got to be in fave top ten this year. My Mum and Dad's Christmas Card. It represents the real meaning of Christmas.

7). This was another winner of a couple of Challenges and a favourite stamp of mine from this years Christmas Collection.
8). The same stamp again. Definately a favourite.
9). Oh yes do you remember this card?? It seems ages since I made this butterfly easel, but was only back in April.


10). This is one of my personal favourite cards this year,because I really let loose with the inks on the background and loved the result!! And my first Edwin!!!lol
 Can I als thankyou ALL for following my blog and for leaving me such encouraging comments this year.
hankyou for looking
Love Debbie xxx

Your Fabulous

Hi Again
             Here I am again with my first card with the new members kit. It was nice not to do a Christmas card for a change. Ive been so busy this week running around , it was actually nice to sit down and paint!!!
    Anyway for more info please nip across to my MAGNOLIA BLOG for a closer look.

Thankyou for looking and for your encouraging comments.
Bye for now
Love Debbie xx

My Christmas has come early!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

OOOOoooooo too much excitement!!! Santa has visited me early this year!!! On Monday I received an email from Magnolia Sweden asking me to join their DT!!!
    I really was shocked, I really thought the email was a joke!!LOL. But at the same time I am so chuffed and of course, what an honour. Thankyou so much for asking me.
   Please go across and have a look at My Magnolia Blog. I'm all alone over there!!!
 Also thankyou for all the encouraging comments you leave.
I wish you all a Very Merry Christmas xx
Love Debbie xxxx

A Pop up Nativity card

 Hi All
    I'm flying around everywhere at the moment!! I'm sure Ive forgotton something!!My life this week is one big PANIC!
           Anyway back to  my card. This is my LAST Christmas card which I have made for my Mum and Dad. I knew when Katharina sent me these stamps back in the summer, they would be perfect for my parents. They are September Stamp Kit-Christmas Blessings by WOJ.
I found how to do this card HERE. You pull the tag at the back and it pops up, similar to an Easel Card
I painted with Distress inks and papers were by Websters Pages

 For the Pointettias I used Magnolia's Pointsettia Die
Challenges I'm entering




Stamp something-Add a tag or Pocket

Creative Inspirations- Anything Goes

If I don't get the chance to blog again this week, I wish you all a Very Merry Christmas.
Stay Safe
Love Debbie xxx

Magnolia Down Under #77- A Gift for You

Hello!!
            Well, it's the last challenge of the year on Magnolia Down Under and this week its 'A Gift for you'.
I loved doing this bottle cover, some of you might recognise it's similar to the one I did to the one in this months Craft Stamper. It's great for a gift , especially around a bottle of Baileys!! This one I have done around a minature bottle of red wine!
                                    I used Gingerbread Tilda from this years Christmas Collection and also the Winter trees. I painted her with Distress inks and used Magnolia papers.

Challenges I'm entering are



Thankyou for looking and have a great weekend xxx
Love Debbie xx

Whiff of Joy Christmas Blog Hop

Welcome to The Whiff of Joy Christmas Blog Hop.
If you want to join in it starts HERE
If you are already taking part you should of come from INGE'S BLOG
I'm sure there will be candy up for grabs!!!
For my card I have used the Gorgeous 'Praying Angel' stamp.

Ok you now want to hop along to the lovely MURIELS BLOG
Thankyou for looking I hope you all join in the fun
Love Debbie xxx

A Magnolia Tree!!!!!!!!

HEE HEE!!
No I havent totally lost a screw just yet!!
This was my daughters idea of a Magnolia Tree!!!! Big LOL!!! How sweet!
Bless!! I just had to share it with you before they were sent off in the post.!
For Sophie Im entering this into

Thanks for looking
Love Debbie xx

A few Challenges.........!!

Hello
           I'm back again with another Christmas card for you this morning. So much to do and little time at the moment!! But I'm getting there....S.lowly! I must be more organised next year!!LOL

Papers are by Webster Pages an the Lamp is one of my very first Christmas stamps by PSX!!Yes an old one but a great one and one of my favourites.
A few Challenges Im entering:

Just Magnolia-A Christmas Card





Quick and Simple Cards

Hi There
       Well Ive actually managed to get a few cards done this morning, after waking up in a panic!!! I don't really make many to send at Christmas now, but there's a few who I know would like one. So Ive done something simple.
Ive used Nesties label 16 . For the background I stamped with Heroarts CLstamp Music
For the holly I used the WOJ cutting dies

Thanks for looking
Love Debbie xxx

We Wish you a Merry Christmas

Hi
Just a quick post!
   So sorry if I'm boring you with Christmas Cards but ive still more to do!!!Hee Hee
   This Tilda is one of my favourites from this years Christmas Collection. She's so gorgeous.
Papers are all Magnolia And Ive used the Doo Hickey Poinsettia Die.
Ive painted Tilda with Distress Inks 'Victorian Velvet'
I'm entering this into the


Go check it out they have a brand new challenge for you today

Have a great weekend

Love Debbie xxx

Across the Miles

Morning!
      Here's a Christmas Card I have made for my Japanese Penfriend Kiyomi.(I hope she gets it before she looks on here!!) I'm not too sure what the weather is like over there at Christmas, but I'm sure it's not as cold as we have it, but ive sneaked a few snowflakes on it anyway!
       I love this Japanese Tilda, I hope Kiyomi does too.
                                  Ive painted her with Distress inks and papers are Cosmo Cricket
Here's a close up so you can see all the glitz and sparkles

Challenge I'm entering is





Thankyou for looking
Love Debbie xxx

Christmas 'LOVE'

Hi Everyone
               Im back again with ANOTHER! Tilda to share with you!!LOL This one is Tilda playing the Violin from the Christmas Collection 2010. I'm not addicted really ;) Just addicted to painting with my DI's!!
Ive had another excuse to use my favourite WHAM song Stamp and also one of my favourite Christmas songs.
Papers are also Magnolia

Challenges Im entering




Thanks for Looking
Love Debbie xxx

Magnolia Down Under #75

 Here we are again on another Magnolia Down Under Challenge. This week the Challenge is 'Make your own Patchwork Background'! Fantastic or what! It's a great way in using up all your paper scraps!!

Ive made another Tea-light book (Ive a certain someone who keeps hinting for one!!!LOL, who is always patchworking!!-Yes you know who you are!!!) So this challenge was the perfect excuse to make their Christmas card.!!hee hee
 Ive told her not to read my blog for the next few days-YEAH sure!!!! I bet she can't resist!!!LOL
That's like giving a red rag to a bull!!!
and in the inside a patchwork Christmas tree!!
Papers are Basic Grey


Challenges I'm also entering are
Thanks for looking
Love Debbie xxx

The Stampman Challenge-Take any 3 colours

These fortnightly Challenges sure do come around fast!! This weeks Challenge is still on the Christmas theme, but to use only three colours. Ive used Black,Gold and Red.
   Ive done a pop up card using the Tim's Reindeer fllight again. I was inspired by some Christmas cards I bought from M&S last week!!!LOL
Told you I was turning everything into gold. I just love the Gold Flakes and the ARTquest Duo
Don't forget to go over to THE STAMPMAN CHALLENGE BLOG to join in.

Challenges Im also entering this into are