Thursday, November 25, 2010

PTI November Blog Hop

When I saw that this month's challenge was to make holiday tags, I knew I had to play along. I decided to have fun and put a little extra something into these tags. Normally, I make a lot of very boring, generic tags for putting on wrapped gifts, so I had fun putting these together!

The challenge:
Design a holiday tag or two using all of your favorite goodies and share it with all of us! We will all have plenty of inspiration to create a large stash and try to get ahead of the hustle and bustle of the season!

I made 3 tags. The first one took a while, since I wanted to get the design just so. Once I had that all worked out, the next 2 came together quickly. I decided to use each of the tin type backgrounds throughout the tags. I used felt to mat the circles.

And here's one of the tags jazzing up this tin:

Supplies:
  • Stamps: Background Basics: Tin Types, Peace Be Still, Inside and Out: Holidays
  • Ink: Real Red, Landscape, Early Espresso
  • Paper: Vintage Cream, Pure Poppy, Simply Chartreuse, Dark Chocolate
  • Accessories, etc.: Limitless Layers 1-3/4 Circle Collection, Mat Stack 1, Felt, Buttons

15 comments:

  1. Those are awesome! Love the backgrounds too!

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  2. So pretty, I love them! Thanks for sharing!

    hugs,
    Viola

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  3. Beautiful tags. Love the idea of the ribbon to go around your tin and hold it in place.

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  4. Very cute tags and a great idea to add them to the tins!

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  5. Really fun idea. Love how you used backgrounds on the mat stack element. Cute! Way to rock the PTI tag challenge.

    It's a good life!
    Terri E

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  6. Very cute tags! Great idea to ad them to the tin!

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  7. Oh gorgeous! I love how you used felt on them too :)

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  8. This is amazing! So CAS but they have a huge wow factor! Love the backgrounds!

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  9. These turned out really adorable. I love the background stamp in your mat stack. Just beautiful.

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  10. Super, super cute Natasha!! Love all 3!

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  11. Fabulous tags Natasha. Love the shape and those images. :o)

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  12. This blog hop has been wonderful. I see things I can pull out and use for making more tags with. I like your backgrounds using the tin type. And adding the simple little snowflake with your sentiment is perfect. CAS and very pretty!

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