Wednesday, December 21, 2011

December Winners!

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy Holidays & a Very Happy New Year!!

Below are the winners of the "Wrapped Up Holiday" & 
"Count the Snowflakes" Challenges 

Congrats to everyone who played along, the entries were FABULOUS!  Scroll down to next winner to see their fabulous projects!!

First Prize Winner of a Kindle "Touch" is Suzi #7. This will be traveling all the way to Scotland.  Her project is below!

 Second Prize Winner is Julie #1 
She won 5 Mini Magnolia stamps

Third Prize Winner is Jean Hempel #20
She won 3 Mini Magnolia stamps

Winners of the super "Surprise Packages" sponsored by Magnolia Sweden are
Cathy Lee #14, Yulis #13 and Nancy #23.

Winners of the "Count the Snowflake" Challenge

The two winners randomly chosen from the emails with the correct # of entries (which was 17 total)!  You each win 2 stamps of your choice from Magnolia-licious!!  Congrats!
* Cathy Lee *
* Pam Berrisford *

Wishing you & yours the happiest of holidays and a Wonderful New Year in 2012!

Suzanne, Diana & the Magnolia-licicous DT

Monday, November 21, 2011

Count the Snowflakes Blog Hop!

Hi everyone!  The Magnolia-licious DT is back with a fun contest for you today and a Blog Hop too!  We are hoping to get your creative juices flowing for the :

Wrapped Up Holiday Contest currently running now
(see post below or CLICK HERE)! 

So the DT made some projects using the same contest rules that you all have---to use both Mini Unwrapped & Wrapped Tilda stamps (bundled HERE for a special price of $8.99 at Magnolia-licious) and make it a holiday themed project!  

So below is the Blog Hop Order for you to hop along (Starts at 4 am EST)!!


We have a fun contest for you too!  Called
“Count the Snowflakes”

How To Play:

-visit each DT Blog below and count the snowflakes on their FIRST/MAIN Project Photo ONLY!
-the snowflakes all look like the one below but they will be different sizes & each DT has a different amount on their pictures

-Once you think you have the number # of correct snowflakes then you need to EMAIL SUZANNE at with that number, your name and email address by DEC 18th!

What you Can Win:

-2 random participants with the correct # of snowflakes will win 2 Stamps of their choice from Magnolia-licious!


Blog Hop Order

Holiday Hugz,
Suzanne, Diana & the Magnolia-licious DT

Friday, November 11, 2011

The Wrapped Up Holiday Challenge

The Wrapped Up Holiday Challenge

Happy Holidays everyone!  The best thing about the holidays in my opinion is the giving spirit of people, the love of family and friends and YES the holiday decorations and preparations!  Especially for us crafters its always so much fun to create beautiful gifts, cards and decorations during the holidays.

So Magnolia-licious is going to kick off the holiday spirit with a super fun challenge for you to join in on!  It's called The Wrapped Up Holiday Challenge because of the 2 stamps you will need to use in your challenge projects.  You will need to use BOTH the Unwrapped and Wrapped Mini Tilda's in your projects BUT Magnolia-licious has these for a special bundle price of $8.99 for both HERE!  (there are other Mini's bundled together as well but for this challenge you will need the ones mentioned above)

All the details on how to play are below including the AWESOME PRIZES you can win.  The Magnolia-licious DT will have a fun Blog Hop on Nov. 21st as well to give you all some extra inspiration and bring another fun challenge your way, so stay tuned for that as well!

How To Play:

-you will need to use BOTH the Mini Unwrapped Tilda and Mini Wrapped Tilda  (if you don't have either you can buy them in a special bundle together for only $8.99 at Magnolia-licious here)

-Create a HOLIDAY themed project that is ANYTHING BUT A CARD, using both the mini Tildas as mentioned above  (you can use other Magnolia stamps in addition if you choose)

-Projects need to be NEW, not back linked and loaded by Dec. 18th at 6 pm EST in the link system below

-Winners will be announced on Dec 20th

What You Can Win from Magnolia-licious:

1st Prize - a Brand New Kindle E-Reader  (awesome yes)
2nd Prize - 5 Mini Magnolia Stamps
3rd Prize - 3 Mini Magnolia Stamps

**ALSO 10 PRIZES from Magnolia-Sweden will be given away to random participants-whoowhoo**

Have fun creating projects, we can't wait to see what you create!  And stay tuned for the Blog Hop on Nov. 21st with another fun challenge and way to win!!

Happy Holidays,
Suzanne, Diana & the Magnolia-licious DT

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

November 2011 DT Challenge!!

 Winner of the November DT Challenge is
Cathy Lee!!  
Congrats Cathy Lee!

Happy first of November to you all!  Hope you are enjoying fall in your ‘neck of the woods and gearing up for the holidays.  It actually snowed before Halloween here in the East Coast of the US—that NEVER happens but it sure got me thinking about Christmas and wintry fun!

**October 2011 Winners**

Winner of the October DT Challenge is
#5 Pam Berrisford of “Pam’s Passion”
Congrats Pam—you’ve won a $25 Gift Certificate to Magnolia-licous

Winner of the “Someone Call a Doctor” Challenge is
#18 Chris Cartensen of “A Scrapper’s Musings”
Congrats Chris—you’ve won a Dr. Edwin stamp (either large or mini) & 1 other stamp of your choice from Magnolia-licous


November Challenge Details

So our lovely & talented hostess this month is Angie Hunt!  She’s challenged us to create projects using either one or both of the Inspiration Photos below!  Have fun with it & make sure to check out the NEW Sweet Christmas Dreams at Magnolia-licious too!

Make sure to check out the DT’s inspiration projects below!!


How To Play:

-Enter a project using the above photos as your main inspiration and use a Magnolia stamp(s) too by Nov. 30th!
-Any kind of project can be made just include a Magnolia stamp on it!  You can enter up to 3 times!
-NO backlinked projects please or they will be disqualified---new projects ONLY!

What You Can Win:

-2 stamps of your choice from the Sweet Christmas Dreams Collection from Magnolia-licious


DT Inspiration Projects
(more to come)



Suzanne, Diana, & the Magnolia-licious DT

Monday, October 17, 2011

Did Somebody Call a Doctor??

Hello Magnolia Fans!  Hope you all are feeling good and enjoying the fall season so far!  Tis the season for colds and flus that is for sure---hope you all MISS out on that kind of fun.  But it is a reality and sometimes you may need a Get Well, Feel Better or Thinking of You project!

Well the Magnolia-licious DT has a fun Blog Hop Today featuring either or both Nurse Tilda and Dr. Edwin (in the large or mini stamps) on some projects that are sure to inspire you. 

**REMEMBER Dr. Edwin is a Limited Edition Stamp for Magnolia-licious so if you want  him get him HERE! **

We were a bit inspired ourselves and were laughingly saying it was like a soap opera episode called

We have "Only One Life to Live" "As The World Turns" at the "General Hospital" with the "Young and Restless" featuring Nurse Tilda and/or Dr. Edwin!
(these are some popular soap operas in the US, LOL)

So have fun hopping along to see what each of the DT Gals have come up with—sure to be fantastic & fun!


How To Play Along:

-Create a Get Well, Feel Better, or Thinking of You project using Magnolia stamps
-Projects must be NEW & NOT back-linked or they will be deleted
-Enter your project into the link system below by October 31st at 6 pm EST!

What You Will Win:

-1 Dr. Edwin Stamp (in mini or large form) and 1 stamp of your choice from Magnolia-licious


Blog Hop Order
(Blog Hop begins at 4 am EST on 10/17)

Thanks for hopping with us!

Suzanne, Diana & the Magnolia-licious DT

Saturday, October 1, 2011

October ‘11 DT Challenge

Well Happy October friends!  Can you believe how fast September just flew by?  Now we are getting ready for the fall holidays and winter ones soon to follow—not sure I’m ready for all that yet LOL!

September Winners!!

Winner of the Sept DT Challenge is:

Congrats Sheri--you won 3 stamps from Magnolia-licious! Contact
Diana Crick for details!

Winner of the Sept Blog Hop Challenge is:

Congrats Linda--you won a Mini Magnolia Binder and 2 Mini stamps of your
choice from Magnolia-licious! Contact Diana Crick for details!


Well to kick off October the Magnolia-licious DT has a fun Challenge for you all this month!  Our fabulous hostess is Maureen Kuppe and she has challenged us to:

* A Sketch
*Must use, Orange, Octagons and keep the theme of October/Fall 


How To Play:
-Enter a Project by Oct.31st at 6 pm EST
-Project must be NEW & NOT back-linked
-Must use sketch and theme/colors

What You Can Win:
-$25 Gift Certificate to Magnolia-licious


(more to come this week)




Happy Fall!
Suzanne, Diana & the Magnolia-licious DT

Monday, September 19, 2011

Mini Mag Binder Blog Hop!!

Happy September my friends!  The Magnolia-licious DT has a super fun Blog Hop for you all today featuring those gorgeous Magnolia stamps and the NEW Mini Magnolia Binders.  Yes there are now fabulous binders for sale HERE that will hold all those Mini stamps in a very organized and easy way!  The DT has decorated their binders in many ways to inspire you to do the same with your binders, scrapbooks, notebooks or other items!!

**Below is the blog hop order for you to get started!**

How To Play Along:

-Create a project using any item but you MUST ALTER it and use Magnolia Stamps (so NO cards)!! So altered notebooks, cans, boxes, etc—whatever you want!

-Enter the project below in the Link System by Sept. 30th at 8 pm EST!

-Projects MUST be NEW and not backlinked or they will be deleted.

What You Will Win from Magnolia-licious:

-a Mini Magnolia Binder

-2 Mini Magnolia Stamps of your choice


Blog Hop Order
(blog hop starts at 4 am EST)

Have fun hopping & hope you will play along with us!
Suzanne, Diana & the Magnolia-licious DT

Thursday, September 1, 2011

September ‘11 DT Challenge!

Happy September to you all!  WOW it always seems like summer just flies on by and now we are at Fall’s doorstep already!  I’m more of summer gal myself but I do LOVE the fall colors and smells and enjoy pumpking picking with my family!  Not to mention kids back in school which brings mom’s around the world much delight, more crafty time ‘eh? LOL!

Also we have a WINNER for the August DT Challenge that was hosted by Diana herself—you all did beautiful work on that Paper Only Challenge and it was fun to see how you incorporated only paper items!
The winner is:
You won a $25 Gift Certificate to Magnolia-licious
please email me or Diana for details---congrats!

So to kick off the Fall Season we have a fun challenge for you this month!  Our fabulous hostess is the talented Sharon Caudle and she’s challenged us all to create:

Fall or Back to School Projects using rich Fall Colors

See the DT Inspiration Below!
How To Play:
-Enter a project using a Magnolia stamp with the above theme and colors
-Enter into the below link system by Sept. 30th at 8 pm EST!
-NO BACKLINKING projects, they must be NEW to be eligible for the prize

What You Can Win:

-Three (3) Stamps of your choice from Magnolia-licious !!


DT Inspiration!!









Happy Fall Y’all!
Suzanne, Diana & the Magnolia-licious DT

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Happy Birthday Diana—Cyber Party!!

Today the Magnolia-licious DT is celebrating the fabulous Diana Crick’s birthday!  

You're Invited:

Her actual birthday is on the 24th but we’ve decided to kick off the festivities a day early!  We all on the DT know what a special & generous lady she is to us all and we wanted to have a Cyber Party Blog Hop to celebrate her day since we all cannot be together!  Everyone person on the DT has brought a “special” item for the party!

We hope you will join us on the hop today and celebrate Diana’s birthday in a very special way!  And make sure to send her some special birthday wishes as well!  Maybe you’ll get some inspiration and ideas along the way too!

Where: Blog Hop Order below

Time: kicks off at 4 am EST on 8/23)

A Very Happy Birthday to you Diana!  May your day be filled with love, laughter and joy!!

the Magnolia-licious DT

Monday, August 1, 2011

August 2011 Magnolia-licious DT Challenge

Well a very happy August to all of you!  Its sure to be a hot month to end this summer I think.  What used to be nice and green here in Virginia is now BROWN, ugh but fall will soon be here for those that are sick of the heat!

I've got the July 2011 Winners below for you all as well---thanks to everyone who participated and joined in on the fun!  It was a real treat to see all your beautiful projects!

Winner of the July Sketch Challenge is: 

Congrats Chantal--you won a $25 Gift Certificate to spend at Magnolia-licious. Please email Diana at for your prize info.

Winners of the Summer Bash Blog Hop:
(and the phrase was "Tilda Loves Summer")

Grand Prize Winner is:

 Betty Neville
Congrats Betty---email me at sjdean@smartneighborhood for details on your grand prize!

Project Winner is:

Vicki you won 2 stamps of your choice from Magnolia-licious--please email Diana at with your choices!


Well to cooooool you down just a bit the Magnolia-licious DT has another fun Challenge for you this month.  This time our lovely hostess is none other than Ms. Diana Crick herself and she gave us a HARD challenge (well at the least the DT thought so LOL).

 The challenge is to only use PAPER on your projects!!
That’s right—nothing but paper on those projects! 

So all your main elements should be made with paper only, no fabric, no metals, no wood elements!  And yes if you are like some of the  DT and you happen to use a few glitter or flock products its ok—but everything else should be PAPER!!

Now see details on how to play, prizes and the DT’s inspiration for you below!

How to Play:
-Enter your PAPER ONLY PROJECT into the link system below by August 31st at 8 pm EST.
-Must use at least (1) one Magnolia image on your project
-Everything on your project should be made of paper (you are allowed to use glitter, lacquer or flock products on the paper if you must lol)

What You Can Win:
 -a $25 Gift Certificate to Magnolia-licious





Thanks everyone!

Suzanne, Diana & the Magnolia-licious DT

Monday, July 18, 2011

Summer Bash Blog Hop Party!

Summer Bash Blog Hop Party!!

The Magnolia-licious DT and Challenge Team have paired up again for a fun-filled 
Summertime Bash Blog Hop today!  
We hope to inspire you to pull out those beautiful Magnolia images and PLAY, HAVE FUN and Create something Beautiful to share with us!!  

The DTs have all created summertime projects with one of the  following themes:
Beach Bash, Summer Barbecues/Picnics or Fishing Fun!

And as always there are fun ways for you to play along and win as well!   There are TWO (2) ways to win this time so read carefully!

How To Play—#1

-Hop Along to all the blogs on the blog hop and collect a letter from each blog.  Then use all the letters to create a 3 word phrase. 

-Email the phrase to Suzanne at to be entered for Grand Prize below.  Phrases must be emailed by July 31st at 6 pm EST to be entered.

How to Play—#2

-Create a project using Magnolia stamps in one of the three themes above and enter it into the InLinkz System below by July 31st at 6 pm EST.

-You will be entered to win 2 Magnolia Stamps of your choice from Magnolia-licious!

Grand Prize Package
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A Summer Sand Pail of over $100 worth of Crafty Goodies PLUS five (5) Mini-Magnolia Stamps of your choice from Magnolia-licious AND a Scor-Buddy!


Blog Hop Order
(collect a letter from each blog)
Blog Hop Starts at 4 am EST

Have fun hopping today and collecting letters and make sure to create a project to share as well for a chance at the 2nd prize too!  Thanks so much!

Suzanne, Diana, The Magnolia-licious & Challenge DTs

Friday, July 1, 2011

July Magnolia-licious Challenge!

Happy July 1st everyone!  Wow summer is just breezin’ by isn’t it?  I sure hope your summer has been full of fun so far!  I am currently at the beach for 2 weeks with my family soaking up the sun and spending quality time with those I love most!  That’s what summer is all about right? Spending time outdoors with loved ones, having fun and making lots of memories!!

June 2011 Winners:

June Challenge Winner is (Mini Only):

(congrats Gry—please email Diana at with your 4 choices of MINI-Magnolia stamps (mini ones only)
June Blog Hop Winner (black & white with pop) is:

(Congrats Cami- please email Diana at email above with your choice of 3 Magnolia stamps)


July 2011 Challenge

Since it’s the start of a new month that means its another fun Magnolia-licious DT Challenge!  Our fabulous hostess this month is Mindy Baxter and she’s challenged us with the great sketch below!
We hope you will join in and play along with us this month!  Also below is the DT Inspiration Samples for you!


How To Play:

-Enter your project into the link system below (at bottom of post) by July 31st at 8 pm EST!
-Your project MUST USE the sketch above—you can flip it or move things around, but the main elements MUST be recognizable!

What You Can Win:

-a $25 Gift Certificate to Magnolia-licious to spend as you wish!!


DT Inspiration

Suzanne, Diana & the Magnolia-licious DT