25 June 2016

Vintage tag .....


As a mid-way reminder for The Ribbon Girl use any image' challenge, I've made this vintage style tag using Maja Design 'Home for the Holidays' 6x6 paper pad.  The image was die-cut from a tag which was part of the paper pad.



I added a Scrapienec Park Avenue Round Frame, 'Donna' ivory cotton lace tied into a bow, green/red shiny berries, 10mm ivory open roses inked and glittered and a terracotta/rust medium rosebud


I was inspired by the beautiful flowers and leaves made by the very talented Klaudia I just had to have a go myself.  I made the flowers using some flat mulberry pastel flowers, inked, which I dampened, then scrunched, dried and inked.  I inserted various flower stamens in the centres.  The leaves were cut with a Magnolia die and again, I sprayed them with water and scrunched them before inking the edges and adding Stardust Stickles.  

I punched a hole in the top of the tag and threaded through some Oloroso hand wrinkled seam binding

I am going to enter this tag into the 'We Love Vintage Blog Challenge' -  I really enjoyed making this and was worried the challenge would close before I got my tag finished, but I see there is another week to go, yay!!

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thanks for visiting my blog and don't forget The Ribbon Girl 'use any image' challenge is still open for another week too :-)




7 comments:

Anne said...

This is gorgeous Mary I love how you've combined everything, such a lovely tag
Anne x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Beautiul, love the vintage style

Epie x said...

WWoowww a nice vintage Tag
Epie xx

Plony said...

This is gorgeous....such a beautiful tag. I am glad you joined our challenge at WLVC and we love to see you back.
xxx Plony

Marjan van der Wiel said...

What a gorgeous tag, very beautiful! Thank you for joining us by WLVC.
Hugs, Marjan

Liesbeth said...

Wow, your tag is a beauty, love these Christmas image and thansk for joining on WLVC. gr. Liesbeth

Donna Ellis said...

Gorgeous! Lovely vintage details. Hugs, de