Monday, 15 September 2014

New challenge and some new DT members!

Hi all Marianne Design lovers from all over the world..

We have some new followers again I see, 
hope you will enjoy to join our challenges..and  get inspired by our DT.

Thanks to all people who have shared their pretty cards and projects
 in our last challenge anything goes !
It was a pleasure to see your fabulous entries. many of you received votes from our DT.
This time we had many winners according to us..

Our most voted winners of last challenge are :

Prize 1 ( sponsored by Bunny Zoe ) : 81 Ina
Prize 2 ( sponsored by Marianne Design ) : 87 Dr Sonia SV
Congratulations !!

Please contact me here with your details..

Now some news;

It has been a year since I have taken over this challenge blog from Amy .
As you know this is an international challengeblog, 
so I would love to get as much as possible countries represented in our DT.

We already had:

 Artesania from Germany
Julie P. from Australia
Annie from the United Kingdom
Tineke from the Netherlands
Jolanda from the Netherlands 
Ursula from Italy
Blankina from Italy

Please welcome some new talented members
 from the Marianne Design Worldteam:

Nadège from France
Monika from Poland
Mihaela from Romania

I am so happy these talented ladies could join our team too.. let's talk about the new challenge,
as always please use minimum 3 Marianne Design goodies;



 ( een kleur in verschillende tinten )

 ( un colore in chiaroscuro )

( eine Farbe in verschiedene toenen )

This months sponsors are :

offering this to the first prize winner:


Marianne Design 
offering this to the second prize winner

Some Monochrome inspiration from our DT ,

( new DT member )

Marianne Design goodies used : 

LR0122 Poinsettia; CR1245 Swirl Leave3; CR1256 Tiny's Stocking;
LR0244 Hulsttakjes; COL1362 -I used the circels; COL1361Christmas Bauble ( just the hanger)
PK9111 Christmas Time Paper Bloc


Marianne Design goodies used :

stamp Snoesje hm9466 , stamp merry christmas ec0132
dies : pointsetta lr0122 , candles lr0243 , border lr0300 , 
vintage ornaments lr0270 , circle lr0317 , corners lr0143
papers : Victorian Vintage pk9092

( new DT member )

Marianne Design  goodies used:
CR1287 Tiny`s pinetrees, CR1288 Tiny`s winter village, CR1289 deers,
LR0122 poinsettia, LR0286 Tiny`s pinecones


Marianne Design goodies used :

Hello Sweet Baby! pretty paper bloc PB7041
Daisy baby stamp DDS3301, Text stamp CS0890
Lace Vintage Scallop JU0907, Pearls CA3109
dies: LR0106LR0107LR0217LR0298PP1401,


Marianne Design goodies used :

Marianne Design goodies used :

 Mattie’s Winter 2 MB0147,  Eline’s Vintage
 Marianne Designs Dies: LR0327LR0269 and LR0300,

( new DT )

Marianne Design goodies used:

creatables LR 0300, LR 0327, LR 0323
colectables COL 1325


Marianne Design goodies used :

Cratable Anja's circle LR0327
knipvel Rose garden EWK1220
Rose bunches pink RB2250


Marianne Design products used:

Paper bloc: Christmas time (PK9111)
Collectables: hoekje + tekst NL (COL1341), snow globe (COL1362), jingle bells (COL1363)
Craftables: Tiny's dennenbomen (CR1287), Tiny's winterdorp (CR1288), Tiny's herten (CR1289)
Creatables: Tiny's dennenappels (LR0286), Anja's circle (LR0327)
Knipvel: Mattie's winter 1 (MB0146)

Marianne Design goodies used :

Knipvel DDK3203
Embossingfolder DF3406, 
Sentoment EWS2206
Creatables. LR0111, LR0133, LR0141.

Hope you have got enough inspiration to join us,
please remember to link to challengeblog,
use at least 3 Marianne Design products,
join as many times as you wish...

... and most of all HAPPY CRAFTING with Marianne Design!!

Friday, 15 August 2014

Anything Goes at Marianne Design Diva's

Times flies we are already half august!
This month everything is possibile,
some people will create their summer cards others will start their Christmas cards.

So , this month we have an easy challenge for you all :

Anything Goes with minimum 3 Marianne Design products
Alles mag met minimaal 3 Marianne Design Produkten
Alles geht mit mindenst 3 Marianne Design Produkten
Tutti va bene con minimo 3 prodotti Marianne Design

We hope to see many lovely Marianne Design creations
 from all over the world..

The winners of last challenge are
 ( this month chosen with Mr  random )  :

Prize 1 (Cuddly Buddly): 38 trijntje
Prize 2 (Marianne Design): 3 wenche

Please contact me (  Blankina  ) with your details and I will organize the prize for you .

This month you can win the following :

 Prize  1:

to spend in Marianne Design goodies!

prize  2

fan Marianne Design

Please get inspired by our international  Design Team: 

Marianne Designs goodies gebruikt:

 dies : LR0240, LR0269, LR0281 & LR0300

Marianne Design producten gebruikt:

Craftables: Tiny's vouwstempels-nautic (CR1275), Tiny's vouwstempels-wave (CR1276), Tiny's zandkasteel set (CR1278), Tiny's oceaan set (CR1279), mini alfabet & Garland (CR1281)
Creatables: boot (LR0199), omheining (LR0205), schelpen (LR0230), vuurtoren (LR0231), anker (LR0232)
Papers blokken: Eline's Beach House (PB7043), Kraft ( PK9109 ) 

She has used a real light, please check out her blog for more details.


Marianne Design goodies used:

 Scandinavian Winter PB7040
 Daisy Pirouette DDS3336
Don en Daisy DDS3331


Marianne Design goodies used :
Clear stamp HM9462,
Creatables  LR0143LR0150,  LR0201 , LR0204, LR0256, 

LR0261, LR0270, LR0302, LR0322. 

Marianne Design goodies used : 

Fairy  LR0324
Flower Mirror  LR0322
Gestanste folie zilver  ST4402
Bloem steek & verlaat  CR1249
Sentiment  COL1315

Marianne Design goodies used : 

Eline's Buitenhuis PB7043
Mini Pointsettia 
Horizon pinetrees LR0283
Tiny's Denneappels LRO286
Chrismas DecorationCol1330, Col 1328
Jingle Bells Col 1363
Mini Alfabet & Garland CR1281
3D Bogen Sneeuw Snoesjes 3D-HM066
Sneeuw papier


Marianne Design goodies used : 

dies  COL 1356, CR 1281, LR 0317
papers:  PK 9106

Marianne Design goodies used:
see my blog please click on the link above the photo( Blankina )

Wow, isn't this a great way to get inspired ?
Have fun creating and perhaps it will be you of our lucky winners.

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Use your newest Marianne Design products !

Hi all,

Welcome to our new ( and older ) followers
and to all readers of our challenge blog.

First of all this is our CANDY WINNER :
chosen with random
n 22 dekaartenvanonsmam
you have won the candy kindly donated
by Marianne from Marianne Design

Ofcourse we had lovely entries for our flowers challenge too,
thank you so much!! It is always hard to choose the winners,
wish I could send a prize to all of you!

After adding the votes of our DT we have chosen the following winners;

Winner Prize 1 ( Bunny Zoe ) :  40 Janneke
Winner Prize 2 ( Marianne Design ) : 29 Gerie

There were so many people who joined which did receive votes
from our DT but these ladies had received mostof our votes.


Please contact me here  with your details,
in able for me to organize your prize to be send to you.

This month we have a new challenge for you;

Use your newest Marianne Design goodies
Gebruik je nieuwste MD artikelen
Benutzt deine neue MD produkten
Usi i tuoi prodotti di Marianne Design più nuovi

As always you can use any brands you wish 
as long as you use minimum 3 products of Marianne Design.
( this could be MD : papers, dies, stamps, decoupage sheets, 
charms, ribbons you name it )

Prize 1:

offered by our lovely sponsor:


Prize 2 :

kindly offered by Marianne from Marianne Design

fan marianne design

Our DT have created lovely samples in able to get you inspired,
hope you will join as many times as you wish..please join only with new work.

We are looking forward to see your pretty MD creations.
Please tell all your friends about this challengeblog, the prizes are great to win!

Marianne goodies used:
 LR0269 ,  LR0270 ,  LR0300,   LR0322 (newest die)
Papers: Marianne Designs Vintage Photo sheet VK9536 , MD Garden Party DP (new products)
Flowers: JU0847  Vintage Roses, JU0855  Vintage silk flowers, roses RB2213 yellow.

Marianne Design products used:

Collectables banners & text every day ( COL1324 ), Banners & Text Christmas ( COL1325 ), snowglobe ( COL1362 ) new, jingle bells ( COL1363 ) new
Creatables: frame circle ( LR0112 ) the snowflakes, poinsettia mini ( LR0142 ), holly sprigs ( LR0244 ), and tiny pine cones ( LR0286 )
Sheet: snoesje & snowmen (3DHM0056)
Paper blocs: winter (PK9053) Cozy Christmas ( PK9086 )

Marianne design products used:

Fairy star LR0323  New creatable
Flower miror LR0322 New creatable

Marianne Design products used:

Snoesjes Freezing Cold stamp HM9452 - new stamp
Collectables: jingle bells COL1363 - new die
Craftables: circle CR1248
Creatables: Poinsettia straight LR0122, text LR0225, branch LR0286
Papers: PK9089 and  PK9100 

Marianne Design goodies used : 

dies : zip cr1260 , clock cr1234 , stitched circle cr1248 , ornament lr0273 ,
design paper pk9106 , stamp dds3340 ( MY NEWEST MD PRODUCT ) 
, stitching ec0144 , post stamp cs0879

Blankina card two : 

Marianne Design goodies used
COL 1356, LR 0317, LR 0280, CR 1281

Marianne Design goodies used:
(My newest MD product).

Artesania gebruikt voor deze kaart Marianne Design -
Snow Globe Col 1362   Nieuw Collectable
Jingle Bells Col 1363  Nieuw Collectable

Now it is your turn to show us some of your newest MD goodies,
hope you have lot's of crafting time during the holidays..

Have fun !

Sunday, 15 June 2014

Flowers challenge and candy !!

Hi Marianne Design lovers from all over the world,
it is time for a new monthly challenge and
a candy!!

A big thank you to all followers of our blog...
Thank you, dank je, danke, merci , grazie

This is the candy you can win:

To make chance on the candy, you have to be follower of this blog,
( no candy only blogs ) and if you like also of our DT :)
the winner will be announced on the next challenge post ( 15th july )

please click here to go to the candy post

Our monthly challenge is :


Please use flowers on your card of project,
easy one I think.
You can use flower design papers, flower dies, flower embellishments , flower stamps

As long as you use minimum 3 Marianne Design products..
you can use all kind of brands together with your Marianne Design products.

Join as many times as you wish..please link back to this challengeblog.

And ofcourse you would like to know who our DT has chosen as winners,
again a difficult choice, but this is the final result :

prize one ( from Cuddly Buddly ) : n 9 Corinne's Kaartjes
prize two ( from Marianne Design ) : n 59 Jacqueline

Congratulations please contact me with your details here..

this months sponsor :

Nikki has a great summer sale please check it out....
lot's of goodies at 40 % discount including MD

Nikki kindly offers a  £ 15,00 voucher to spend on Marianne Design goodies


fan marianne design

Marianne from Marianne Design kindly offers this prize, some great dies!

Here is some inspiration from our lovely DT ;


Marianne Design goodies used : 

paper PK 9093 romantic vintage
paper PK 9104 vintage romance
dies : LR 0105, LR 0112, LR 0159,  LR 0196, LR 0256
CR  1249

for details and a little flower tutorial please visit my blog

I've made a little felt heart hanger for my wardrobe

close up of flowers

Marianne Design goodies used :
flower dies COL1323
hearts CR1225
leaves cut from large flower in set LR0107
WhiteTulle JU0924


Marianne Design goodies used: 

Vintage Photo: Marianne Designs VK9530
 Marianne Designs: Dies: LR0269 and LR0299, Flowers: JU0855 and JU0905

Marianne Design products used :

Craftables: Cirkel (CR1201) for the flowers
Creatables: wedding rings (LR0238), vintage swirls Anja's (LR0271), Tiny's love birds (LR0298)
Collectables : love  (COL1334), party numbers (COL1347)

Marianne design goodies used:

Petra's large corner LR0320 Petra's circle LR0317
Oval Frame LR0293  Flowers CR1248 &CR1249
Leaves LR0255 & LR0156

Marianne Design goodies used:

 Marianne D Paperbloc "Eline´s Fresh Flowers", A5

Marianne D Craftable "Anja´s Flowers" CR 1273

Marianne D Craftables "Circle & Flower - stitch",CR1248

Marianne D Creatables "Anja´s Vintage Swirls", LR0271, Marianne D Clearstamp "Snoesje - with pillows", HM9455

Marianne Design goodies used : 
Paperbloc: PK9106,
Vintage knipvell:VK9519,
Craftables: CR1272
Creatables: LR0106, LR0145, LR0227, LR0240, LR0249, LR0271.

Don't we have an amazing DT? I am so proud, thanks ladies..
Hope you will have enough inspiration to join!