Challenge No 7 - Hugs & Cuddles & GDT Call

Thursday 19 February 2009
Welcome to Challenge 7 at Charisma Cardz.

A massive thank you to all those who played along with Sharon's Theme of Cupcakes last week! Made me and the DT team so hungry looking through your wonderful creations!
We have some exciting news this week here at Charisma!
Firstly! our lovely guest designer Sharon has been offered the position on the perm DT! And she accepted! yay! WELCOME aboard properly hunni! great to have you on the team perm!
Secondly! Please welcome our Two new Guest Designers Lyndsey and Joy! They'll be with us for the next 8 weeks! We look forward to working with you and seeing all your lovely creations!
And thirdly! welcome to our new designed Challenge Blog!
We are also on the hunt for Guest Designers... if you'd like to be considered please put GDT on the end of your entry comment and/or see the right hand side for more details

This week's challenge has been set by me (Carly), I can't believe 7 weeks has gone so quick! anyways... I've choosen the theme this week to be:

However you interprate it!


Our sponsor this week is

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This is a very special prize this week worth over £80!! for one lucky winner!! As we're celebrating Sharon staying as a DT member!
The prize - A massive selection of Cosmic Shimmers!

2 sets of shimmering iridescent watercolour paints
1 shimmer spray and pigment set
2 irridescent sparkle pigment sets
1 set of cosmic shimmer ultra thick embossing powders!


To be in with a chance to win, just leave us a comment with a link to your work and we will randomly pick 1 winner next Thursday. Don't forget you can make anything!!
We hope you will join in this week and we look forward to seeing your creations.If you don't have a blog please email us at and we'll will post it on this blog for you.

You have till Wednesday 10pm GMT London to get your entry's in!


Here are the Design Teams Crafty Creations for some inspiration!







Guest DT - Lyndsey

Guest DT - Joy

For Last week's winner see post below!
Happy Crafting!!


Lucinda Green -


  1. Benedicte said...:

    lovely dt-cards.

    here is my card

    hugs, Benedicte

  1. Looking forward to doing this challenge later, Although this particular card is really for last weeks challenge, hope it is ok to put here just for viewing. I know this particular challenge already has a winner, & for that Well Done. Here is my Cupcake

  1. Elaine Stark said...:

    Great DT cards. Eerie I had just made this card and it fits your theme perfectly. Elaine
    My card is here

  1. Sarah said...:

    Love this weeks theme, the DT cards are great.
    Here's mine

  1. Lorraine A said...:

    Hi, Lovely theme this week and fabulous DT cards too :-)
    You can see my card here

  1. pinky said...:

    So much talent! How can we compete lol. Here is my effort.
    my card

  1. Tanc said...:

    I love your challenge. Here is my card:

  1. Dawn said...:

    Back again ladies and love the DT examples - great theme too!
    Here is my Card – Thanks for Looking!


  1. Debsydoo said...:

    Trying again!!
    here's mine
    (if my previous post went through!! please delete)

    hugs Debs x (Debsydoos)

  1. Lou said...:

    Lovely DT cards -
    A lovely theme too very cute
    Thank you for challenge
    hugs and cuddles card

  1. Oma said...:

    Love the cards the design team made and I especially like the theme this week. Here is my card:

  1. Helen said...:

    Gorgeous DT cards! This is my first time entering this card is here
    Helen x

  1. Great challenge and lovely DT samples. Here is my entry.
    x Natasha x

  1. Anonymous said...: here is mine...I am very pleased with it..I hope you enjoy it as much as I did making it!

  1. Lisa said...:

    Gorgeous DT cards and a great challenge. What a fab prize this week. Here's mine. x

  1. Hugs and cuddles... So sweet:-) Love the cards from DT...
    This is my card

  1. Donna said...:


    This is my first time on here and just like to say your blog is amazing, keep up the amazing work.

    Here is the link for my entry:

    Good Luck all

    Donna x

  1. Cute cards! Mine is here  

  1. Happy Crafter said...:

    Fab challenge this week ladies and great creations from the DT's.
    Here is my entry.
    Thanks for looking,hope you like it :)
    Val xxx

  1. Cathy said...:

    Great challenge, and fab DT cards. My card is here.
    Thanks for looking,
    Cathy xx

  1. Allison said...:

    great DT cards and challenge, mine is HERE



  1. Anonymous said...:

    DT COMMENT - Email Entry from Lucinda Green

  1. scotspanda said...:

    gorgeous cards from the dt, love them all :o)

    my card is here


    Amanda xxx

  1. debra said...:

    great cards from the DT and i think my card fits the bill and my card is here

  1. Kazabing said...:

    Great Cards and loved the challenge. Please find my card at:-

    Thanks for looking. Karen.x.

  1. Sammy said...:

    Love this challenge and great DT cards:
    Here's Mine

    Sam xx


  1. -Agnes- said...:

    Here is my hugs card:

  1. Caryn said...:

    I love the challenge this week and it made me use a stamp I've had since christmas and had no occasion to use!! The DT cards are gorgeous too - very talented team.

    Here is my card.


    Caryn xxx

  1. Jennifer said...:

    The GT cards are fantastic! The watercolors look yummy indeed. Here is my entry:
    GDT (I'd love to do this!)

  1. Crafting Diva said...:

    Wow what wonderful cards made by all your design team love the first one!!! I have added my card to my blog hope you all like it? (GDT)

  1. Sandra said...:

    Beautiful DT creations.
    Fab challenge this week, very apt for my new rubbah ;o)
    Here’s mine.
    Sandra xx

  1. Debbie said...:

    Fabulous challenge ladies and the DT cards are all beautiful. :) :)

    My card is HERE

    Thanks for looking


  1. Anne said...:

    a great challenge and wonderful cards from everyone

    Here is my card

  1. Jenni said...:

    My card for this weeks challenge is here
    hope you like it.
    Look forward to next one!

  1. Daisychain said...:

    Great challenge and fab DT samples. Love the 'new look' to the blog and WOW! what a fantastic prize.
    My card is here
    Thanks for looking.

  1. The Crafty Den said...:

    Hi girls, great theme this week. Gorgeous DT cards. here is my entry
    Hugs, Denise (hope it's ok that it isn't a card).

  1. Lesley said...:

    wow...fab DT Cards...u can see mine at
    thanx 4 looking....luv n hugs Lesley

  1. Diamond Doll said...:

    Hiya Carly, not sure whether this is good enough but had a go anyway. Heres my card.
    DiamondDolls crafty space: Charisma cardz challenge

    Thanx for looking.
    Trish (-:

  1. Sally said...:

    Fab challenge, great DT cards.
    Would love to be considered to be a part of the GDT.
    Here is mine.

    Sally. x

  1. Poppy said...:

    Great Dt cards, love the theme.

    Here is my card.

  1. Anonymous said...:

    My entry Thanks for the challenge

  1. Anonymous said...:

    Fun challenge, thanks!!

    HERE is my card.

  1. Pop's Cards said...:

    So very sorry i didnt get time last week to join in i feel really guilty, and i am just scrapping in this time, but Teej can walk now and he has started doing things for himself so my time is my own again...

    Great challeneg and great examples from the DT..

    Here is mine thank you for looking.

    Hugs Pops x x x

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