Monday, 2 January 2017

Thank You

Like most of us, I was excited to use a few of my new craft items and I've have managed to combine a couple of them into some large tag shaped cards.

I fell in love with these oversized Crealies stitched tag dies as soon as I opened them. They were a Xmas present from a lovely blog pal who I won't name in case she's shy, (but thank you sweetie).

I've used them to showcase my new Lili of the Valley critters from the newly released trios sets. There are 4 nesting tags in the set and this is the second smallest.  I thought they could also be used for bookmarks as well as standard tags, but these ones are folded into standing cards.

I've decorated my first tag with some gorgeous satin ribbon, flowers and pearls from The Ribbon Girl, and kept the second one flat so that it can maybe double up as a keepsake bookmark.

Card Recipe:

I've been inspired by:
Happy crafting


Marianne's Craftroom said...

How pretty are these and a great idea to make a tag card

Aileen said...

Annette they are both so pretty but absolutely in love with the first one with that sweet little critter juggling the pressies. So cute

Lisa xx said...

Soooo pretty, really like the squirrel stamp

Sarah said...

What cute tag cards, really cute xx

Larissa said...

Oh wowwwwwwwwww love what you did with these dies! I am glad you love them! Both are really cute and thanks for the idea to use them as a card with 2 tags behind each other, I hadn't thought about that.


Lorraine said...

These are so pretty, gorgeous colours and of course love the stamps!

I hope you had a lovely Christmas and wish you a very happy, healthy and crafty 2017.
Lorraine x

Kat W said...

Ooooh, I expect to be seeing a lot more of these gorgeous tag you say, they look very versatile. I love the idea of using them as shaped cards and this pair of cards are beautiful...or bookmarks as yes, they would work well for that too!
Thanks also for sharing this fabulous project with us at The Ribbon Girl!
Big hugs, Kat xx

Hazel said...

I came across you're blog from a challenge you've entered and just had to say I love you're tag card. So much so I've ordered the tag dies lol!!
Keep Smiling,
Hazel xx

rachel said...

these are super gorgeous annette - so very pretty!Thanks for joining us at Countryview challenges and good luck! Hugs rachel xx

Melanie said...

A wonderful tag!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes with optional Happy New Year / Wishes” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)

PS: Sorry for the late comment, life had been very busy the past couple of weeks…

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