Friday, 25 November 2016

Holiday Tag And Humans - Daring Cardmakers Challenge

Happy Friday!

A beautiful sunny start to the day. I've got my 4 year old's Christmas play to go to this afternoon. When I asked him what character he would be playing, he replied "a human"!!!! Wonder if it was a choice between humans and aliens?! It seems early for a Christmas play to me but I think there are a lot of festive activities to fit in before the end of term.

On to my inspirational tag for the Daring Card Makers Challenge this week. It's the second of the 'Step Away From The Cards' challenges, the first being bags and boxes a couple of weeks ago. This time it's creating gift tags.


I used a ready made tag with an aperture I had in my stash and used the Sizzix dies I got in the sale a couple of months ago. At the time I thought I'd spent too much (as you do) but they're worth it as I've used them a lot (that's my justification in any case!).

To embellish the tag I used felt in 2 different colours for the holly which I die cut and added painted wooden berries.  A little bling on the snowflakes and twine completed it. Both the lime green and white are glitter card although you can't see from the photo as well.

I hope that you'll join in with the challenge here and see the other creations made by the Design Team.

Enjoy your weekend,
Shabneez

Products Used:
Sizzix Happy Holidays Thinlits
Sizzix Debi Potter Thinlits
Docrafts Bare Basics Tag
DCWV Glitter Stack
Everything else from my stash

12 comments:

  1. what a fun color combo for Christmas. Great work Shabneez!

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  2. Fabuous, fun and festive gift tag Shabneez.
    Laine
    xx

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  3. Hi this is a gorgeous tag. I hope you enjoyed the play. You are right there lots of things that need to be fitted in before the end of term. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  4. A super tag Shabneez and such wonderful colours. The dies you've used are wonderful.
    I hope the play was a success and that you and your little human enjoyed it xx

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  5. Lovely tag Shabneez, you made great use of your new purchases!
    Janice x

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  6. Love it! So gorgeous and the sentiment is loooovely :)

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  7. A very festive tag - will look great on a Christmas present!

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  8. Lovely tag, love the colours. Hope your little one enjoyed being in the play, gave me a chuckle about playing a human x

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  9. I finally got here to leave a message!

    Love this tag, love the gorgeous, fruity colours and all the fab embellishments - they all look so great on the kraft background

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  10. Awesome tag Shabneez, I love the bright colours. I hope the play went well- we have 3 weeks until ours but Samuel had to audition last week. Hopefully he'll get a good part! Isaac has been singing Frosty the Snowman for weeks- they start preparing early in Reception. Cathy x

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