Sonntag, 29. Juli 2012

Simply Magnolia - Criss Cross Card

Hello my dear friends and visitors. Today I have some wonderful news to share with you. It always was a big wish from me to design for a Magnolia Challenge. And hey... I made it to the design team from Simply Magnolia... yay!!! Isn't this just great? I am really so happy. The challenges at Simply Magnolia are every second Sunday. And I look very much forward to see you joining us. 

As it is an Australian blog where the time is some hours ahead from us here in Switzerland you will already see the new themes here on my blog on Saturday late evening :o).

Today we have a wonderful theme for you. I loved to create this special shape of a card. We want to see you making a


Here is what I made... and I am honest I really love how it turned out...

Here you can see a close up of this sweet image which I coloured with Distress Inks. The papers I used are from Magnolia as well.

Another close up...

And below you can see the inside of the card...

With this card I want to join following challenges:

Tildastown - Name your Technique (Stitching)
Totally Paper Crafts - Orange and Yellow
Just Magnolia - In the Country
Let's Ink it up - All Girl
Simon Says - Anything goes
Stamp with fun - Doilies
ABC Challenge - T is for Two (two pins, two butterflies)

Have a wonderful weekend!
Hugs, Karina


Marie-Louise hat gesagt…

Really beautiful card.

Nicole hat gesagt…

Hi Collegin, deine Karte ist richtig fabelhaft. Dus hast wirklich sehr schön coloriert und die Details sind auch wunderbar. Einen schönen Sonntag. Liebe Grüsse, Nicole

A Casa di Ale hat gesagt…



Alyce hat gesagt…

That is AWESOME Karina!! I am so excited for you and you absolutely deserve it sweetie :D Such a beautiful card...I love how you colour your images. Loving those fun bright colours too! :)

Alessandra hat gesagt…

Juuuuhuuuui, ich gratuliere dir vo Herze, liebi Karina!! So lässig, dass du i dem Team debii bisch! du bisch aber au e wahri Künstlerin und häsch es total verdient, det debii z'sii!!
Dis Chärtli isch en Traum, es gfallt mer meeeeeeeeeeega guet mit dene Farbe und allne wundervolle Details!! eifacht en Traum! und da dörfsch richtig stolz sii druf!
Ganz en liebe Gruess, Alessandra

Dora hat gesagt…

O wow Karina, this is absolutely stunning, no wonder you love how it turned out :D xxx

coops hat gesagt…

wow this fabulous karina.i love the gorgeous image and shape and really fab image :D

xx coops xx

Christina C. hat gesagt…

BRAVO, BRAVO, Karina.....such a magnificent work of art!!!! This is everything about it!
Your coloring is drop-dead gorgeous.

Aletheia hat gesagt…

Wow, die Karte ist wunderschön. Die Farben find ich besonders toll. Gratuliere zum DesignTeam. Simply Magnolia hat immer tolle Challenges.

Riet hat gesagt…

So beautiful card,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers and the details.

Hugs Riet.xx

Anja hat gesagt…

Das ist ein wonderschünne Karte.
Und ich ben fro dass du in unseren team sitzt.

Liebe grusse Anja

Alberto hat gesagt…

Omgodness!! is this card for me?! THANK YOU!!! LOLL!!!!
i love every single part of it! your coloring is out of this wolrd and i love th paper! must buy it! :D
the flowers are amazing and the details are wonderful!
great job as alaways!


SuzanneK hat gesagt…

Absolutely beautiful, your colouring is devine and those gorgeous embellies wow. Thanks for taking part in our challenge at LIIU, good luck in the challenge draw. Hope to see you for our next challenge at our new blog. Hugz Suzanne

Karin hat gesagt…

Gorgeous card! Love it.

Lins hat gesagt…

Oh Karina,

what a talented lady you are, your coloring is stunning and your card is oh so beautiful.
A warm welcome to our team!



June Nelson hat gesagt…

Ww this is fabulous, ooh I need the instructions for this shape I do!!! you have made asucha beautiful job hunnie and I love the zingy colours, its perfect, huggies June xxx

Melanie-Jane hat gesagt…

Liebi Karina herzleche Glückwunsch zu dim neue Design Team. So schön das es für di klappt hät. Freue mi schö uf dini schöne Werk.
Die Charte isch ja scho der Hit. Dini Distress coloration isch unglaublech u au die Farbuswahl gfaut mer sehr guet.
Die schöne Bänder u Blüemli si "I" tüpfli.
Wünsch der ä schöni Wuche liebi Karina u bis baud.
Liebs Grüessli

tilly's crafts hat gesagt…

what a gorgeous card and love all the details! looks fantastic. thanks for joining us this week at Totally Papercrafts.
Kim x

Stempelbavaria hat gesagt…

Hallo Karina,
wow, Deine Karte ist traumhaft schön, bin total begeistert. Die Coloration ist wirklich zauberhaft gelungen.
Wünsche Dir ebenfalls eine gute Woche und vielen Dank für den lieben Kommentar.
LG Daniela

Jessie Conger hat gesagt…

Totally gorgeous card. You really brought that image to life. I love your embellishments. Shoot everything. Thanks for sharing!!

sue - bearhouse hat gesagt…

Stunning card, I love the image and your have coloured her so beautifully. The design and detailing you have added are all so gorgeous


sue - bearhouse hat gesagt…

Hello again, forgot to say big congratulations on the new DT post and very well deserved too


Tina Makuc hat gesagt…

OMG Karina!! This is perfect!!! I just want to hold this card in my hands..
If you don't need it you can send it to me.. :))
Wonderful!! Everything is gorgeous and your colouring is absolutely amazing!!!
Thanks for joining us at Tilda's Town this week with your beautiful creation!! Good luck in the draw!!
Hugs, Tina

Jenn hat gesagt…

This is such a gorgeous card, no wonder the DT wanted you! Thanks for joining us at ABC Challenges!

Nancie Quah hat gesagt…

This is fabulous, looks so much fun. Awesome!
Thanks for sharing with us at Tilda's Town Challenge.
ps Congrats on your DT post.

Victoria hat gesagt…

wow this is beautiful thank you for joining us at JM this challenge x

Delphine hat gesagt…

Well you can be really happy with how it turned out, Karina, it is absolutely gorgeous! Such beautiful details, fantastic colours and everything works so well together! I love what you have done! Congratulations on your new DT spot too:-)! Hugs Delphine xx

Stempelhexe hat gesagt…

Wooooooooooow, eine wundervolle und wunderschöne Karte ist das geworden. Danke fürs Mitmachen bei LHoSM.


Anja hat gesagt…

Herzlichen Glückwunsch zum wohlverdienten DT-Platz, liebe Karina! Deine Criss Cross-Karte ist wieder eine wahre Augenweide! Ich mag die Farbkombi total und ich liebe wie Du Tilda coloriert hast, einfach perfekt!
Liebe Grüsse, Anja