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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Be Merry

Tag #8 for Linda's Funkie Junkie 12 Tags challenge sponsored by her boutique the Funkie Junkie Boutique.  She has a charming homespun Christmas tag this week.


 I was thinking old fashioned Christmas and had the Graphic 45 School Days paper which had me stencilling letters and rulers.
 A hint of Ranger Distress Spray (Barn Door & Walnut Stain)   and a lovely deep red. 

The next step was to find some adornments I added some snowflakes and stars to accentuate the tag.
 The stamps are Indigo Blue and Artistic Outpost - Snowy Woods.  The snowflakes are Stampendous dies which are fun because you can layer them to get solid or outline snowflakes.  Sponged with a touch of Aged Mahogany and Vintage Photo.  The tiny snowflakes are punches.

Have a wonderful Tuesday!

Suzz


10 comments:

  1. Oh wow, love this!! Amazing background effects over the stencilling and I love those snowflakes and stars embellishments!! Not seen those dies before, they look super!! Love the red stamping too, a truly wonderful tag that really caught my eye!

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  2. Absolutely beautiful! Gives me some wonderful ideas for Christmas cards this year. Thanks for sharing.

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  3. Totally gorgeous, Sue! LOVE the deep rich background, especially with the stenciling on it. And those snowflakes with the stacking ability are terrific. This one is a stunner! And thanks for always being the leader in linking up. It's terrific to have you along for the challenge this year.

    Hugs,
    Linda

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  4. Beautiful tag, love the color combo and everything about it!!!! :)

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  5. Great work, beautiful tag! Love the vintage atmosphere of the adornments!

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