Wednesday, 21 August 2013

Stocking tag made from 'scraps'

The theme at ABC Christmas Challenge is Q for Quick, so I've made a little tag using a stocking template from Shape EZ.

This was truly a quick project and had the benefit of using up only scraps.  I cut out the stocking shape using a scrap of leftover designer paper, cut the top part of the stocking shape again in a scrap of white and embossed it before sticking it on with a strip of ribbon wrapped around it.  Even the ribbon was another "scrap" cut out from the shoulder of a jumper, you know those ribbon loops that just stick out from the neckline when you're wearing the tops?.  I then popped on 3 die cut snowflakes that were lying on my craft desk leftover from another project, added a couple of pearls in the snowflake centres and ran some stickles around the edge.  Finally I punched a hole in the top and popped the leftover bit of ribbon through as a loop to attach my tag to a pressie.

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Larissa said...

Cute tag! And so nice that you made it from only some scrap items.


Sarah said...

Sweet little tag Annette, love the pearls! xx

Dot said...

Seems like you have had a little 'cleaning-up-the-desk' round and the result is beautiful, Annette, lovely tag,
enjoy your day,
Dorte xx

Zw@@n said...

Lovely tag, Annette. Great colours.
Luv, Wilma

Wendy said...

Beautiful tag...Thanks for joining us at Joanna Sheen Challenge this fortnight.
Wendy xx

Nicola Jayne Saul said...

Lovely tag, great way of using up those scraps too. Love the colours. Thanks for joining us at the Joanna Sheen Challenge, Nicola X

Christine L said...

This tag could also be a gorgeous Christmas tree ornament Annette.... I would never know it had come from scraps.. love it!

Christine x

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