Thursday 27 September 2012

The dressmaker

'The dressmaker' is the theme for Crafty emblies 3rd challenge (a new challenge blog to me), so I've used the dress forms that came with the Craftwork cards concertina cards, once again using all offcut papers as backgrounds, with the addition of some stitched ribbon, bow and buttons.

This is for:

Crazy challenge 129: spots or stripes
Use it Tuesday 40: use your scraps
Fab n funky 140: starts with F - folds fashion
Penny's 95: more than 1 fold
Cutie pie 27: shaped cards
Shelly's terrifically thrilling Thursday: show us your shape
LEJ designs 22: monochromatic
Ladybug: let's play bingo: I chose: pink ribbon, stitching, pink buttons
Craft your passion 129: buttons and bows
Crafty catz 151: buttons
Southern girls 54: show us your spots and stripes
Victorine 43: dots
A & T 14: flourishes/swirls
Raise the bar 112: damask or swirls
Kaboodle 138: stitching
Crafter's cafe September: stitching
Challenges 4 everybody 3: anything goes
Love to create 34: anything goes
Creative craft: anything goes
Party time Tuesday 87: anything goes
Blog a doodle: anything goes
The paper shelter 83: anything goes
Simon says: anything goes
Craft us crazy 27: anything goes (don't do Halloween, so went for the alternative)
ATCs and cards with attitude 23: anything goes
Through the craftroom door 37: anything goes
Just keep on creating September 3: anything goes
Natalie and Amy: anything goes
Make it Monday 108
Inspire me Fridays 77


  1. wow love this fabulous card thanks so much for joining us at CRAFTY CATZ....super entry hugs sassyxx

  2. WOW!!!Another AMAZING and FABULOUS Card!!Love it!!!TFS
    Have a wonderful day,

  3. Thank you for joining in the third challenge 'the dressmaker' over on the Crafty-Emblies page/blog.

    What a brilliant card! Adore the concertina card you have made as well as the papers and matching tones and patterns.
    The dolls are brilliant and I love how you have minimally decorated them. It really is a great piece of work.

    Hope you will join in our future challenges at Crafty-Emblies.

    Hugs Lisa xxxxx DT

  4. Beautiful design ! love the dressing of the doll forms ... Thank You for joining us over at Crafty-Emblies :o))

  5. Such a clever design! All the components work very well together. The colours, patterns, shapes...Well done! Thanks for joining Craft Your Passion this week!

  6. A really great card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "More than 1 fold" challenge over at Penny's.

    (DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)

  7. A very original realization! I like very much it! Thank you for playing with us on Southern Girls Challenge.

  8. Another super card. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's and good luck.

  9. Amazing card! Love the papers you have used and the concertina is so effective! thanks for joining us at Southern Girls Challenge.

  10. wow again back with my new DT head on and loving it as much as i did this morning thanks for playing along with us a CRAFT US CRAZY hugs sassyxxxx
    Craft Us Crazy

  11. Such a stunning card,I love all the dress forms,the colour choice is fantastic, gorgeous,just gorgeous.

    Thank you for joining in with our challenge over at Crafty-Emblies.

    Sandie :)

  12. Another Beauty Hazel, love this one too, such a great design.

    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’
    Luv CHRISSYxx

  13. Amazing design! I've never seen anything like it before. Beautifully done Hazel! Thank you so much for joining us in our damask/swirls challenge over at Raise The Bar this week!
    ~*Joni RTB DT

  14. Wow!! These are just beautiful Hazel..Thank you for joining us at Make it Monday this week..

  15. Gorgeous creation, love the colour & the dress forms look fab!

    Thank you for sharing with us at A&T Challenges & Natalie & Amy's for our 1st monthly challenge, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  16. Hi Hazel and great to see you here at Crafty-Emblies.
    This is amazing, I love it! Truly a card for someone with an appreciation for the Dressmaker.

    Thanks for sharing with us.

  17. I'll say fabulous! Thanks for joining us on the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog!

  18. Coo, another stunner Hazel! You're certainly back with a bang - love these cards so much.

    Hugs, Di xx

  19. Ooooo I like this one too! Love the vintage flair it has! Thanks so much for joining our "SHOW US YOUR SHAPE" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!
    Shelly's Images DT

  20. Fantastic card Hazel thankyou so much for sharing it at Challenges 4 Everybody this time!
    Hugs xx Cara xx DT

  21. Another great card Hazel I love the dimension of this shaped card. Thanks for sharing with us at Natalie and Amy's Challenge this month xxx Pascale (DT)

  22. Love the design of this card! Wonderful card! Thanks for sharing it with us at TTCRD!

  23. Ooh this is fabulous! I love the colours and those dress forms are really great. Super folds too.

    Thanks for playing along at Fab'n'Funky Challenges.

    Rachel x

  24. Ooooooooh! How pretty!! Thanks for joining in with us at Craft Your Passion this week! :)

  25. oh gosh just love this adore those dress forms,bless you for playing at crafty emblies,this month hugs Cherylxx

  26. A gorgeous card Hazel!! Thanks for joining the fun at Fab'n'Funky this week!!

    hugs Vicky xxx

  27. So pretty! Love the bows. Thanks for playing along in the Anything Goes Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

  28. Awesome card! Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls Challenges!!

  29. OH YES! Loving this dress form version xxx

  30. Great Job, Hazel. I love what you have done here. Thanks for playing along with the LEJ Designs Mono challenge;)

  31. WOW! This is STUNNING!! Thanks for Joining us at Use it Tuesday!! :)

  32. This is gorgeous. Thanks for playing at The Crafter's Cafe Challenge.

  33. This card is a stunner, Hazel. Thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Challenge for "Anything goes". NancyD

  34. Beautiful monochromatic card!! Thanks for joining in at LEJ Designs Challenge. Good luck xx

  35. What a very clever and effective card. Love the papers you have used, great colours.

    Thank you so much for coming over and joining in with us over at Crafty-Emblies.

    Great Big Huge Hugs

    Becca xxx

  36. Hi Hazel this is so pretty thanks for playing along with us this week at stamp n doodles
    Jacki xx

  37. Gracious...Each link from Pixie's to your cards, just gets better-er & better-er! Love these cards. TFS

  38. this is gorgeous!
    love all the layers
    thank you for joining in the challenge at crafty emblies
    Debbi x

  39. Wow Hazel this is stunning. The shape of your card is fantastic. A beautiful lady card. Thanks for joining us at LCI Challenge this fortnight.

    Diane xx


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