Tuesday 7 October 2014

All Dressed Up and Sugar Nellie.... TIME TO PARTY!

Hi there ladies...


We've just passed our birthday at All Dressed Up  and we have some very exciting news.
Wendy, the owner and designer of All Dressed Up will now be selling her gorgeous images as both rubber and digital stamps with none other than

whooop whoop whoop!!!!

Now as I'm lucky enough to belong to the Design Team of both All Dressed Up AND Sugar Nellie..  I'll be joining in BOTH parties! 

Please pull up a chair, grab a cuppa and a slice of cake as you'll be here a while.
We're having a mahoosive blog hop with the Dressy Girls and some of the Sugar Nellie Design team too.

AND as an extra for all you  Dressy fans...  we have this gorgeous freebie
 and numbers (just in case you want to use them) designed especially for the celebration.

(click on the photograph to enlarge, then right click and save)

...and what is a hop without prizes?  Here's what can be won:

All Dressed Up
Prize: the four new digital images

 Crafty Ribbons
Prize:  £10 voucher
crafty ribbons
Prize:  Petal Lu Lucky Dip, which will be a box of 50 blooms

Prize:  $30.00 gift certificate

Prize:  goody bag or gift voucher

Prize:  2 prizes, each one being a magazine subscription from the time it is entered to June  
Scrap n' Art Online Magazine

Prize - online voucher to a class
Prize - Make It Crafty blending card
Prize - £10 voucher

We'd like to thank everyone who donated a prize.  Lot's of lovely goodies are up for grabs girls but you must follow our two simple rules ...

1. You must complete the hop and leave a comment for every one of the Dressy Girls and of course the Sugar Nellies too
2. You must create a card using the freebie and add it to Mr Linky on the All Dressed Up Challenge blog page.  

Now I guess you're all desperate to see these new images.  So, let's hop!!!

You should have arrived her from the lovely Bettina's page - and after you've commented here, you need to go see Lynne - but if you're getting lost - or need to start from the beginning, the fully list and order is below..

The first stop is our lovely Dressy Girl Nancy,  run on over to see her gorgeous creation then follow her link to the next Dressy Girl:)

As I said your first stop is Nancy - then

So you should now be heading off to see Lynne

The hop will run for two weeks, so you have until 21st October to get your card made and entered into the blog hop challenge, and to comment on all of the gorgeous cards along the way :)

Lastly huge congratulations to All Dressed Up's lovely designer Wendy.  We are all thrilled to be a part of your new journey and wish you loads and loads of success :)

NOW........ the bit you've all been waiting for..... here's my card using one of the fabulous new images:

Supplies: Image - All Dressed Up Time for Walkies, Paper - Echo Park Everyday Eclectic, Die - Lawn Fawn Stitched Scalloped Border, Sentiment - LOTV Set 25 Tags, Cuttlebug Embossing Folder, Bakers Twine, wooden button came on a price tag from a top bought from The White Stuff (nothing gets thrown away in this house!)
Colouring: Copics: Skin E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20, Hair E21, E25, E29, Clothes: BG70, BG11, BG72, BG75, Hat and Scarf: R81, R83, R85, Boots, leggings and dog: E33, E35, E25

Check out the other new images on the All Dressed Up Blog HERE

Don't forget to leave a comment on every blog girls, then create a card using the freebie All Dressed Up image...   We can't wait to see your creations.

So sorry this has been such a long post... but you did want to see all the luscious prizes on offer, didn't you???  WELL didn't you?????? LOL!

Happy Crafting and
Love to all ...


  1. How exciting, Christine! And I totally love your card - your colouring is amazing!

  2. I love this card Christine! Gorgeous colouring and I love that background paper and the embossing looks so good next to it.

  3. Gorgeous coloring. Love that you fussy cut the image. love the layout!


  4. Gorgeous make Christine. Love the embossed backgroundand cloud dp too. Bettina xx

  5. Love, Love this card! Wonder color combination!

  6. How sweet. I think this image is adorable and your card is just so gorgeous. Love the colours.

  7. oooh the Bg paper just perfect..and the EF..wow..huggzz

  8. A gorgeous card Christine. I love the image, she looks fab. I save the buttons from White stuff tops too!!
    Lorraine x

  9. Christine I love this card your coloring is incredible and that paper is such a perfect fit!

  10. Fabulous card Christine, love the background paper and the embossing is a brilliant touch, hugs, Colette xx

  11. This is gorgeous. I LOVE the pretty image, stunning colouring and beautiful papers too.
    Sue xx

  12. Wowzer Christine, this is amazing. Such fabulous companies giving away some fabulous prizes. Not sure if I will have the time to create a card - hopefully I will.
    Your card is gorgeous. Love the image and the papers are fab. Love the coloured clouds.
    Enjoy the rest of your week.
    Hugs Sharon. x

  13. What a fabulous card Darrrrling! I love the pink/ turquoise outfit combo x

  14. Love the card and the image Christine, great papers and a super embossing folder. You are going to be busy.

    Kath x

  15. Love it! Nothing gets thrown out here either and lots of clothes come with 'spares' perfect for crafting :-)

  16. Fun card! Great texture and elements! Thanks for the inspiration!

  17. Oh my, Christine! This is absolutely wonderful! I love the design, the paper and your fabulous coloring. another winner!!

  18. Not here for the blog hop, just want to say superb card Christine, love the colours and that embossing. Wonderful coloring as always :o)
    Jackie xx

  19. ahhh this is so sweet, hugs, Marion

  20. this is such a pretty card :D

  21. Well there's no prizes for guessing how much I love this card matey.
    I love her colouring and OK, I admit it, it looks great this way round. LOL The embossing and twine with the gorgeous paper all go to make this one fab card! xxx

  22. Hi Christine,
    This is so sweet, love your DPs with this image.
    Great to see you on Saturday - hope you've managed some 'play time' with the new goodies.
    Avril xx

  23. This is such a gorgeous card Christine. I just love the pink, blue and brown combo, it's so pretty. x

  24. So gorgeous Christine! Love the embossed panel and the Kraft with those sweet pinks and teals. Gorgeous card. Hugs, Wends x

  25. LOVE LOVE LOVE. You did a fantastic job.

  26. Gorgeous card, beautifully coloured Christine. Love it.

  27. So pretty Christine! I love her pretty outfit and the embossed background! Cute sentiment tags!

  28. Fantastic! Love the look...brilliant colouring too. Ruby x

  29. Absolutely gorgeous, such a beautiful image and I love the button and twine!

  30. Christine, your card is beautiful, love your colour choice, Hugs Keeley x x x

  31. Wow! It's a gorgeous card, my friend! The embossing and clouds are so lovely together, and your colouring is wonderful! :o)

  32. Fab card the image is so sweet and love the paper!
    Lucy x

  33. OOOh wow, thanks for this lovely freebie. And congrats with the birthday!
    I hope I have the time to make a card with it, I will do my best.
    Your card is truly lovely, it's a beauty.

    Lots of hugs,

  34. What a gorgeous card! Your colouring looks amazing! Love your colour combo and that beautiful cloud paper!

  35. fabulous card Christine...awesome colouring too.


  36. super sweet..love the papers too..tfs

  37. Gorgeous, love kraft paper and the clouds are so sweet xx

  38. Love the kraft, love the image, adore your card, Jx

  39. Loving this. I'm off looking for that fab paper now.

  40. The most adorable card - love the colours, the image - everything xxx

  41. Your colouring is just perfect and I love love love those papers. Fabulous!! Rachael x

  42. Wowww Christine!
    what an amazing card.
    I love how you made the clouds!

  43. Hi Christine,
    beautiful card, love the kraft card and designer paper you've used, sweet colouring too.

  44. This has definitely become one of my favorite images! Love the design and colors of your card. Thanks for the inspiration :)

  45. love your CAS card, simple yet gorgeous

  46. Lovely card. I like the colours you have used.

  47. Hello Christine, your creation is just beautiful with gorgeous colours combined with the lovely image.xx

  48. This is just lovely - love the colours you used.

  49. This is really cute! I love the layout of this and your coloring is stunning!

  50. Just love this image. You have colored her beautifully. Thanks so much for the inspiration.

  51. Oh Christine, I love your card! Obviously the image is divine but I also love your cloud paper and your embossing on the other side, what a match made in heaven! XOX Lucy


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