Wednesday, October 31

Midweek Magnolias #35 Anything Goes

A very good morning to you all and a very Happy Halloween.  It's the last day of October eeek!!!!  I can't believe it's only a few short weeks until Christmas, my favourite time of the year!!! 

I digress!  I'm her to tell you that the new challenge is up and running over at 

The theme is ANYTHING GOES so we are looking for an amazing array of entries.  There are only 2 simple rules you must adhere to in order to be included in the wonderful Mystery Prize from Magnolia Sweden and our top 3 Magnolia Marvels awards.

1. You must use a Magnolia Product on your creation
2.  You must not combine your entry with more that 4 other challenges. (5 in total including ours)

I've used two new stamps from A Christmas Story collection
Snowy Roof and Pixie Tilda.  Both have been coloured using Derwent soft pencils.  I will pop a list of ingredients at the bottom of my post for you.

Do please pop over and take a peek at the stunning creations my DT friends have made for you this week, you won't be disappointed cause they are amazing.

I would like to enter the following Challenges:

Tilda's Town Challenge:  Would like to see a Merry Christmas this week.
Simply Magnolia Challenge:  Would like to see Sparkles and Swirls this time. 
Lovely Hanglar Stanglar or Sweet Magnolia Challenge:  Would like to see Girls only this time, no Edwin

Deep ocean Challenge:  Would love to see Sporty and outdoors this time.
Ooh La la Creations Challenge:  Would like to see your Christmas Projects 
The Crafty Pad Challenge:  Would also like to see your Christmas Creations.
Crafty Ribbons Challenge:  Have the theme of Christmas this time.

Have a wonderful day everyone.



White card stock & a square from an old cardboard box
Image:  Magnolias Snowy Roof & Pixie Tilda A Christmas Story collection 2012
Medium:  Derwent soft pencils & sansodor solvent
Punches used:  MS round the page punches lace doily
Xcut square punch for gift cut from kraft card X3 then painted with gesso and sprinkled with cosmic vintage mica flakes. red cord was used to wrap up gift
Copics for Snow on roof B000 B00
Gesso was used for now effect on cardboar
 Sizzix sizzlets snowflake and Marianne Designs snowflake LR0125
Both glittered with DecoArt glamour dust
Doohickey swirl Die
Poinsettia's & white net ribbon: Bunny Zoe's Crafts
Berries:  That Craft Place
Sentiment: Whimsy labels 1 from That Craft Place
Whimsy labels 1 die 


  1. WOW Suzi!!!! Another Christmas wonder!!!! I love the beautifully coloured image and the details are amazing!!!! The snowflake makes the card pop and those berries are the perfect touch of colour. Hugs, Brigitte

  2. Awe! this is so cute Suzi. Lovely idea putting that gift up on the roof although it could be dangerous for Tilda. she is determined to get it. gorgeous design and coloring.
    hugs maz

  3. Awesome card, Suzi. Love your Tilda and roof top. Such a sweet scene and beautifully colored as always.
    Cathy Lee

  4. She is so darling, I love your layout and colors for her. She is so fun to work with like putting the gift on the roof for her to climb for. Santa needs to be careful where he leaves them. LOL Such a sweet design.

  5. ANOTHER fantastic, gorgeous, magical creation Suzi!!!! I bet you emit fairy dust when you sneeze! Lol!!!!
    Rene :D

  6. What a amazing Christmas Card ;o)
    Thank you for joining us at Tlda's Town this week.

  7. What a wonderful card.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  8. Gorgeous card Suzi :-) Tilda is lovely and all the details are stunning ! :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Crafty Ribbons Challenge
    Lols x x x

  9. Hi Suzi, This is a wonderful creation. Gorgeous image and layout with beautiful embellishes.

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons this fortnight and good luck

    Hugs Kelly

  10. How adorable is your Card! Thanks for playing in the Christmas Is Coming Challenge at The Crafty Pad this week!
    Good Luck
    Dawn xxx

  11. WOWZERS! I love it! I love the vintage feel and all your awesome elements. This is a winner.....


  12. This is just gorgeous, I love all the pretty details, so sweet
    Hugs julie P

  13. Beautiful, marvellous, fantastic!
    Hugs, Candy

  14. Another amazing card Suzi. It looks like Tilda is really climbing up. Very cute and beautiful work!!

  15. Love your gorgeous, cute card.

  16. Wow gorgeous card so many beautiful embellishments
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week

  17. This card is great Suzi, I love the details!
    Thanks for joining us at LHoSM.
    Hugs Nicolet

  18. Hi Suzi - this is a gorgeous card. I love the soft colours you've used to colour your image and that sparkly gift box is amazing! Thanks for sharing your card at The Crafty Pad this week in our "Christmas is Coming" challenge - it's perfect!
    Helen x (DT)

  19. Gorgeous card Suzi!!I love the added gift on the roof. Fabulous!!

  20. Oh my goodness this is GORGEOUS!!! What an imagination you have! Fabulous details and wonderful coloring. I love it.
    Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

  21. This is soooooooooo gorgeous my sweetie Ilove the 2 stamps you have used, I have the roof one on order, yea I weakened & got more from this collection lol....they are just too adorable.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  22. Awesome card, beautifully colored and such gorgeous embellishments.

  23. Gorgeous card, Suzi! Love your beautiful coloring and all your amazing details! Thanks for joining us in Tilda's Town this week. Hugs, Elizabeth

  24. Simply stunning card Suzi :)
    I always love all the detail on your cards (something I just can't get the hang of at all!) Definitely a feast for the eyes!

    Big hugs
    Elaine xx

  25. This card is gorgeous Suzi..
    Love the soft tones and the whole scene is fantastic!!
    Thanks for entering again at Tilda's Town Challenges..
    Hugs, Tina

  26. Gorgeous card, Suzi. Beautiful colouring with your coloured pencils. Love the swirls diecut for smokes coming out of the chimney and the corrugated paper for the roof.

  27. WOWWWWW absolutely breathtaking!!!!! Wiow stunning work!!!!! I love all the embellishments!!!!!!! Fabulous!!!!!

  28. This card is stunning, love it! Thanks for joining us at Simply Magnolia. Love Karin

  29. Oh just beautiful. Love the soft colours used & a stunning card x

  30. Lovely card. Thanks for joining lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia.

    Hugs Ineke xxx


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