Thursday, January 2, 2014

1st post of the New Year

Good Morning All,

Well it's my 1st post for 2014
 and what a post to start with as it is thursday 
we have a new challenge at Charisma Cardz, some changes and a Birthday lol

Charisma Cardz is 5 today :):) 

Happy 5th Birthday Charisma Cardz!!!!!

so our Challenge is Birthdays an easy one right ???

I have loved being a DT on Charisma Cardz and look forward to another fab year :)

We also have changed to forthnightly challenges so you will have more time to join in with us :)

Here is my card for the Birthday Challenge 


White & Brown Cardstock - The Papemill Direct
Bp - Lili of the Valley & NitWit Collections by Mary Fran 8x8 Always & Forever Pad
Lili of the Valley Art Pad - Set 2 Jack, Patch & Puss
Lili of the Valley Sketch Pad - Set 8 General Sentiments 
Ribbon -Stash
Cupcakes - Stash
Heart Gems - Stash 

Challenges - Challenge #302 Banish The Blues
(new paper pad and art & sketch pad)

Thanks for looking and for all the lovely comments I receive 
I look forward to seeing your creations at Charisma Card Challenges 

Hugs Mandy xxxx


  1. Gorgeous birthday card,
    love it
    hugs and all the best in year 2014
    hugs Tamara

  2. Looooove it! SO cute! Thank you so much for sharing this fabulous card with us at Creative Inspirations! Good luck,
    Rene :D

  3. Gorgeous card Mandy :-) the image is adorable and the paper and little cupcakes are fab :-)

    Happy New Year and thanks for joining us on Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Lols x x x

  4. Such a sweet image, I have the same pad and this is a wonderful card! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations and I hope you had a lovely Christmas & New Year! xxx

  5. This is gorgeous. I love the cute image and pretty papers.
    Thank you so much for entering our first challenge of the year over at Crafty Little Fairies.
    Sue xx

  6. Great card! :)
    Have an awesome day...

  7. super cute image and the perfect backing paper - love this! Those cakes look awesome! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations and good luck! Hugs Rachel x

  8. Adorable image....and the papers are just toooo lovely!. Super sweet card, Mandy. Glad to see the ol' mojo is back!
    xxx Asha - Sunny Summer Crafts