Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Retro Rubber #9..Tag You're It...

Hey,

Time for another great Retro Rubber challenge.

This week, we have a fun theme -


Right now, I am a bit obsessed with tags..so this is perfect for me :)

I used nesting xCut tag dies and I cut the 3 largest ones in contrasting papers by American Crafts (bargain 60 paper stack from Michael's for $5).

I embossed a piece of red cardstock using a Sizzix spotty embossing folder and adhered that to a kraft card blank. I fanned the tags out and secured them together with a mini staple, I added foam tape and placed them in the centre of my card.

I used an ancient Fiskar's set (approx 4 years old) for the sentiment and the heart. 

For the final touch I added the giant piece of bling, I have a strip of these, that I bought on sale for 50cents last year!

Tags are such fun, either as a card or as actual tags. 

It's your turn now, don't forget to use a stamp over a year old on your project.

Hop over to Retro Rubber and check out all the fab tags from my teammates.

Cx

6 comments:

  1. The layers are wonderful Claire! The jewel touch and bit of texture from embossing are just right! Tags are fun!

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  2. What a great idea, Claire! I love how you cut multiple tags like that and your bling is so cool! (Oh, how I love a bargain!)

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  3. A wonderful assortment of coordinating designer paper that showcases the tag so beautifully! Very sweet card, Claire!

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  4. Love the clever layering of the tags!

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  5. Love this card and that paper! Gorgeous all the way around!

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  6. Claire, this is just delightful! I love your little hint of embossing and your triple tag is beautiful, especially with that gorgeous BLING! Thanks for having me as a GD this week, too! Hugs,
    LeAnne

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