Monday, 25 August 2014

Make My Monday - Tag or Topper



This week's challenge at Make My Monday is Tag or Topper.  As you can see, for my DT  project., I made a tag. I coloured the white inner layer with Distress ink and stamped it with script and heart stamps - it's very subtle - a bit too subtle for the photo I think! Then I used die-cuts from a sheet of Fancy Pants printed die-cuts I impulse bought years ago and have never used. I used every distressing trick in the book - inking, crumpling, scratching and frantage-ing ... I'm surprised anything survived!  Finally I added lace and a brad.

We'd love you to come over to Make My Monday , see what the rest of the DT have done and join in the challenge.

I'd like to enter:
Crafty Creations  Dig deep (the Fancy Pants die cuts)
Creative Knockouts  tag you're it
Scrapping 4 Fun  technique - distressing and frantage

9 comments:

  1. Every technique of distressing is what makes this tag stand out, I love it's shabby chic style. Ever so often I try to make a tag, but my mind just goes blank, it's such a small space to decorate! Maybe I should build up the courage and give it a go this week. I really need to make some Chrstmas tags, and I know that won't happen in November and December!, too many other things to do then!

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  2. This is really pretty Marina and the shabby chic bacground sets off the die cuts perfectly.
    Fliss xx

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  3. Love a bit of frontage. :)
    Lovely tag, Marina, I especially like the distressing.

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  4. Wonderful tag love the simplicity & texture. Thanks so much for joining us over at Creative Knockouts, good luck and hope to see you again.
    ~ Denise DT ~
    Creative Knockouts
    {Denise's Patch of Creativity}

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  5. What a pretty tag! Love the pink heart & wings....they're gorgeous!

    Thanks so much for playing along with us @ Creative Knockouts & hope to see you back again for our next challenge!!!!!

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  6. This is a lovely tag, love the techniques you used.
    Thank you for your entry at Scrapping4funChallenges
    Rachelle DT
    http://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com

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  7. Great tag - so pretty!! Love the distressing you did!!

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  8. What a sweet and lovely tag! Love the soft colors and the die-cuts. Thanks for joining us at Scrapping 4 Fun Challenges. :D

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