Wednesday, October 21, 2009

My first Magnolia Card!

Hi scrappers!! How's your week going so far? Mine is going great! Today is my mom's bday!! And we're going out to celebrate Smileys, we are going to take her to her favorite restaurant and then to the mall to buy her a gift. I think moms are very hard to surprise, specially mine! Because she's always suspicious about things lol,  so I decided to play it safe this time and instead of giving her a surprise, I'll just go with her to buy the gift. And of course! I made her a card last night with a Magnolia stamped image Linda gave, thank you Linda!! The stamped images are really cute, I can't wait to create more cards with them! So here's the card:

I used a past Midnight Madness sketch that I liked, I tried to distress the paper but I'm not sure how to do that yet, so you can't really see my attempt in this pictures lol but "googling" around I found a perfect tool for this: the Edge Distresser (Heidi Swapp) or the Tim Holtz Paper Distresser! I'm not sure which one is better but you can always go to to check what are the best craft products.

Anyways, thank you so much for visiting my blog and before I leave I recommend you to go to the Bon's Scraps site, Bon is celebrating her 100th post with a fabulous candy.
I hope you have a wonderful day!
Happy scrapping!


  1. Gorgeous colours, love the bow and the papers are so pretty.
    Love n hugs

  2. Love cards. Thank you for taking part in our Halloween competition. Lynne x

  3. Very cute magnolia card, Hazel! Hope you had a great time celebrating your Mom's birthday and shopping with her :) Also thanks for stopping by my page on the bloghop, there's another one coming soon, xox ~Jeni

  4. Oh this is so cute!
    Love your sweet image and that ribbon is gorgeous!
    Fabulous design and paper!
    kim x

  5. Hi just wanted to thank you for visiting my blog and becoming and follower, I also want to say that your blog is fabulous the cards are gorgeous and I want to wish you good luck in the draw. I also want to thank you for posting me candy on your blog. With love and hugs Shirelyxxxxxxxxxx