Friday, 16 December 2011

Festive Tag

Oh that big day is getting closer and closer and once again the weather is teasing us with the prospect of a white one.   All those last minute preparations should be all that remains now and soon it will be safe to go out to the shops again!

Popped the last present into the post yesterday wrapped in hand decorated paper and topped with this tag.

Glossy card run through the Big Shot in a cuttlebug folder and then trimmed.   Two parts of the embossed card were coloured with Kaleidacolor inks on a brayer and then stuck back to back.   The narrowest strip with the word noel dragged across the green ink on the pad.   The snowflake strip touched with glue pen and dipped into glitter.  The three tags held together with a brad.

Here is the tag on the package as it went into the post.   Christmas sorted well apart from making sure I have enough Beans for my feast of beans on toast next week.

I'm sharing this tag with Try it on Tuesday who are looking this week for our festive tags.   Anything goes Challenge have an anything goes fortnight with the option of Christmas tags.   Crazy Amigo's are looking for embossing.   Shopping our stash suggest we make a tag or incorporate one in our project.

18 comments:

  1. What a darling tag Zoe!!!
    Also wanted to let you know I received a package today full of wonderful treats! What a Surprise!!! The card is just darling, the heart so colorful and a wonderful friendship hanging! and can't forget the sweet ornament! You spoiled me girl!!! Thank you so much.Love it all!!!
    I'll be doing a post soon and share what you sent me! Thank you for your friendship!!! Have a wonderful Christmas!
    hugs Lynn

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  2. Lovely tags. And did you say beans on toast? Yummy! Hugs, Valerie

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  3. How gorgeous does your parcel look??? I stamped my own paper last year & although it took ages it was worth it to showcase my fancy tags. These tags are sooo pretty Zoe xxx

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  4. Hi Zoe

    This is fabulous.

    Please don't tell the label day gang about handmade wrapping paper too or they will want to do that as well!!! LOL!!!

    Gorgeous paper and tag too,

    You sound well organised with your Christmas plans.

    Have a good one Zoe.

    Love Jules xx

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  5. Look extra special Zoe :)
    Von xxx

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  6. Zoe , these are just beautiful some lucky person will get such a lovely surprise, beautiful stamping . Beans on toast !!!!

    Narie

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  7. very cool! Great way using those inks - have to try it someday too!
    Thanks for joining us Shopping Our Stash!

    Hugs, Alica ;)

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  8. This is a fab tag Zoe, I love all the different layers

    Jackie x

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  9. This is just gorgeous Zoe, so glad to be catching up with you and I hope to be popping back for a couple of weeks before term starts again. Thank you SO MUCH for my card and gift that arrived the other day, what a wonderful surprise, I love them both.
    luv and hugs {brenda} xoxoxox

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  10. awesome tag zoe...and lovin the packaged pp...as always ~ you're just so creative..and think out of the box! love it!

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  11. Fab tag! the colours are beautiful and it looks really special with the stamped wrapping paper too. xx

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  12. Hi there Zoe. Your tag is great and perfect for the TioT challenge this week. Thanks for joining us again this week.xx

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  13. what a fun, funky & fabulous tag--& even better once seen on that amazingly beautiful handmade giftwrap! love it!!! thank you for SHOPPING YOUR STASH with us this week! :)

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  14. So cheery and bright :) Love the tag too!

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  15. Gawjuss as always Zoe xx Thanks for sharing at TIOT xx

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  16. Zoe, Sorry I am late. Been a crazy week. Love your tags. the colors are fab and they are so eye catching. FABulous! Also wanted to thank you for the wonderful gift that arrived in the mail this week. It is so sweet of you and kind. I love it. Such a nice surprise to a upside down week. Thank You! Have a wonderful week. Angela

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