We are a fortnightly challenge blog which is aimed at showing cards and projects that carry a magical/mythical image, ie Fairies, Angels,Mermaids, Pixies, Dragons, Gnomes, Wizard/Witch etc. We are sorry but any card or project which does not fit this criteria will not be elegiable for any prize offered, nor will members of the design team comment on it.

Monday, 16 January 2012


We have had a fantastic response to our last challenge Anything Goes and really enjoyed looking through all the entries.  

There can be only one winner of the lovely prize from Lacey at Stamp and Create which is a $20 store voucher

The winner chosen at random is

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2012-01-15 21:43:21 UTC


Could HELENA please contact me (Jayne) with your email address and I will pass it onto Lacey.


We have some really sad news and that is Heidi has had to step down in order to concentrate on her work commitments which I'm sure you will send her your wishes for the forthcoming future.

Also it has been a really hard decision to make but Magical Monday Challenge has now finished.  We would like to take this opportunity in thanking you all for taking the time to enter our challenges and show us your wonderful creations.  Also to thank all our lovely sponsors during that time providing some lovely prizes.

Monday, 2 January 2012

WELCOME 2012 - Anything Goes

We hope you had a lovely Happy New Year 2012 and are looking forward to our forthcoming challenges during the year.

Our first challenge of the year is a really easy one to get you started and has a theme of Anything Magical Goes.

**Remember, you must use a Magical image to enter the Challenge: Mermaids, Fairies, Angels, Dragons, etc...**

We are sponsored this challenge by our very own Lacey and her store Stamp and Create!

Stamp and Create is an online store based in the US. We have low flat rate shipping worldwide. We host a Weekly Candy on the Store's Blog each Monday! With a Product Spotlight Sale each week. We currently have many items on sale in our Clearance, Halloween, and Christmas Categories. Plus the newest Magnolias are now available!

We look forward to seeing your creations using magical images. Please click on the DT names to find out more about their fantastic creations.

Enter the challenge through the linky below...

Thursday, 29 December 2011


Hope you all had a lovely Christmas and are looking forward to the New Year 2012.

I have drawn the winner of our challenge Pink and Silver and the lucky person is 

Here are your random numbers:
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Could Marianne please contact me (Jayne) with your address details and I will send out your winning prize to you.


Monday, 12 December 2011


Well unfortunately this is our last challenge for 2011 and we hope this is an easy challenge to end with. We had some lovely entries into our last challenge which was to follow a lovely sketch drawn up for us by our very own Heidi. There can only be 1 winner of the lovely prize of 4 digi stamps of their choice from Delicious Doodles and that lucky person is

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2011-12-11 21:14:30 UTC


Could PAULINE please contact me (Jayne) and I will pass your email address on.


Now onto our last challenge of 2011 which has a theme of Pink and Silver. You can interpret this as you like as long as you use a Magical Image on your creation.

Myself (Jayne) is offering the prize for this challenge which is a Christmas Stamp Set from Daisy and Dandelion called Santa's Little Helpers, co-ordinating paper, embossed glitter transfers - Festive Borders and Festive Decorations

Myself, Lacey, Heidi, Marion and Sandra would very much like to wish all our sponsors and entrants to our challenges a very Happy Christmas and a Prosperous New Year for 2012. We look forward to seeing your beautiful entries for our last challenge of the year and the forthcoming year too.
Here are what the DT have created

Monday, 28 November 2011


We are now getting very close to Christmas and we have only 2 challenges left for this year. We had some lovely entries into our last challenge with a theme of 'Use Your Scraps' but unfortunately there can be only one winner of our lovely prize of a £10 store voucher kindly donated by Emma from Sew Sweet

Here are your random numbers:
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and here is KARINA'S lovely creation

Could KARINA please contact me (Jayne) and I will pass on your email address onto Emma.


Now onto our new challenge which is an easy one - follow the lovely sketch produced by our very own Heidi. You can interpret it any way you like as long as we can see the main elements of the sketch and you MUST use a magical image.

We are being sponsored by Delicious Doodles who are offering to our lucky winner 4 digi images of the winners choice.

Here is the lovely sketch to follow

Here is what the fantastic DT have created

Now it's your turn!
The challenge runs through Dec 11th.

Monday, 14 November 2011


What lovely entries we had for our last challenge of Circles and Stripes but unfortunately there can be only one winner of the prize of 3 decoupage sheets from Crafty Purple Frog and that is

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2011-11-13 19:19:32 UTC

Could ANNE please contact me (Jayne) with your choice of decoupage sheets and I will arrange for them to be sent to you.


We are also having to re-draw a winner from our Halloween themed challenged which was being sponsored by High Hopes Stamps who were offering 3 magical stamps to the winner and the lucky person is

Could Barbara please contact me with your address details and I will pass them on to High Hopes.


For our next challenge we would like to see you use your scraps on your creations.

We are being sponsored by the lovely Emma who has set up her very own on-line store called Sew Sweet - here is a little bit about Emma and her store:-

Hi, My name is Emma and im the owner of Sew Sweet. Ive been an avid papercrafter & Sewer for many years now. I have been part of several Design teams and have been published in Cardmaking and Sewing magazines.
Im a Mother of Two and Wife to a wonderful 'very understanding' Hubby. Sew Sweet is situated in the heart of Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands. Once upon a time, i had a dream......... To turn my love for crafts into something more than just a hobby, and this is it, Sew Sweet was born. My dream is slowly but surely becoming a reality, and rigth now im loving every minute of it : )
I design all my own Kits and patterns, the plan is to release one new kit per month. These will be from Wool Felt Ornament kits to Wall Hangings and Bunting. Theres so much more i want to do and have so many new products to add to the shop sometomes i just dont know where to start. Please visit the Sew Sweet blog for shop updates, Sew Sweet News, tutorials and free stuff too!
Emma will kindly be offering a £10 store voucher.

Here are what the DT have created:-


Now it's your turn!!
The challenge runs through Nov 27th

Monday, 31 October 2011

Magical Stripes and Circles

Oh wow what fantastic creations we had for our last challenge of Halloween! We enjoyed looking through them all but there an be only one winner of the fantastic prize of 3 Magical Rubber Stamps from our sponsor High Hopes Stamps

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2011-10-30 19:07:12 UTC

Could FIONA please contact me (Jayne) and I will pass on your email address to them to arrange your prize.


Also we have to redraw the winner from the week before which was the lovely prize from

Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2011-10-30 14:02:04 UTC

Could TRACY please contact me (Jayne) and I will pass on your details to them.


Now we have some sad news that our DT member Hazel has decided to step down. I am sure you would like to join in with me to thank her for the gorgeous creations she has created during her time with us and that she has been an inspiration to us all.


Onto our next challenge which we would like you to use Circles and Stripes on your creations along with your Magical images. We are kindly being sponsored by Crafty Purple Frog who will be offering 3 sheets chosen by the winner.

Here are what the DT have created


Now it's your turn!!
Just remember that you MUST use a Magical Character
(Angel, Fairy, Dragon, Mermaid, Witch, Santa).