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Friday, 16 September 2016

Christmas is family time ...

Here is my 2nd post sharing another of my projects for the new Polka Doodles stamp soup release  and this time I have mixed some of the elements from the CD with stamping. When I saw the tags, I just had to use them ...


I printed off the sentiment tags making sure they were different sizes so that I could make a zig zag card ... but with tags! I inked around the edge to age them a little. Once the tags were in place, I began decorating them.



Front page: I have used the poinsettia petals to create my flower with the small embellie stamp to create the centre flower. The floral tendrils are another stamp from the set coloured with distress ink and then cut out.


For the middle panel, I printed out the stocking and decorated it with stamped flowers and leaves. Again I have tried to give the sentiment "centre stage".


The last panel has been kept very simple as this is where you would write your message, with another stamped flower. The red dots you see on each panel, are made using glue plus ultra fine red glitter. The card came together quite quickly and for once I didn't faff whilst decorating it!

Nikky is on twice today, 2pm and 7pm, so do make sure you tune in to C&C. However if you can't, you can watch the shows on line on the C&C site for up to 7 days.

Lou
x x x

Products and links:


Challenges:
Crafting with friends - anything goes
PDE Link Party - all tags
Winter Wonderland - add some sparkle
A bit more time to craft - anything goes
Crafts and me - anything goes
Crafting with an attitude - anything goes
Crimbo Crackers - shaped card

10 comments:

Carol S. said...

Very pretty tags and love the colours and designs. Thanks for joining us at Winter Wonderland. Hope you will stop by again soon. Carol S. DT

Teresa said...

lovely christmas work, thank you for joining us at http://craftsandmeinspiration.blogspot.co.uk/

Janis Lewis said...

These are beautiful tags! Thanks for linking up in our tag challenge at PDE Linky Party.
~DT Janis

Clare Lloyd said...

Such an elegant shaped card. Thanks for joining the Crimbo crackers challenge. GD. X

suzARTe said...

This is such a beautiful Christmas tag, love all the pretty details.It would be fantastic if you shared this creation at Anything goes September link-up, Just keep on creating
Susan xx

Pat said...

Lovely Christmas card, great design, thanks for sharing at Winter Wonderland.

Pat P xx

tanya miller said...

Love this tag trifold card. Fab idea and wonderfully decorated xx

Nancy said...

Congratulations to you, Louise! Your fabulous project won the Party Pick over at PDE Linky Party! I just saw the post! :o)

mum of two said...

What a wonderful creation! I love making Christmas Tags too - these are gorgeous. Thanks so much for playing with us this week at PDE Linky Party. Hope to see you again soon :)

michelle (PDE DT)
Purple Monkey Moments

Tip Top said...

Such a great idea! Thanks for joining me at Crimbo Crackers!