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Sentimental Sundays Challenge #24 - Tags

The Sentimental Sundays challenge this week is tags. I don't know why, but I don't like making tags. They are so little but some how they intimidate me. And (don't tell anyone) I don't make my own gift tags. I use store bought ones. *gasp* I know, I know... So when I read the challenge this week it took me a while to decide what to do.






Do you see my tag? It's there. Here is a better look.




What do you think? I really wanted to use this cute Snow Girl image that I won from Paper Cupcakes a while ago. (And it allowed me to get 1 more Christmas card completed!) I kind of like the tag now. Some one can keep it with the card or they can pull it out and use it as a gift tag or a book mark. Multi- purpose - imagine that.

I hope you will join us in the Sentimental Sundays Tag challenge. You can use any products you would like as long as it is new, fits the theme, and has a sentiment. While you are at the Sentimental Sundays blog, you can download the free sentiments provided by Ann Vento of Raindrop Echo Designs. (Check out her new stamps for sale at Whimsy Stamps. Too cute!)

Don't forget there is a DT call going on at Sentimental Sundays. You have until 10-18-10 to enter.

Thank you for stopping by! I hope you enjoy the rest of the week end.

Supplies:

  • Stamps: Snow Girl digital stamp from Paper Cupcakes, Made of Snow from Papertrey Ink
  • Papers & CS: October Afternoon Very Merry Sing the Carols & Fill the Stockings DP, Papertrey chocolate & white CS, Georgia Pacific CS
  • Inks: Close To My Heart chocolate
  • Tools: Big Shot, Spellbinders Nestabilities, Zip Dry Glue, Copic Markers, Cropadile
  • Embellishments: Cotton Ball White Fun Flock, Twinklets Diamond Dust, Sugar & Cream twists yarn, Hug Snug seam binding, misc. lace, pink pearls, eyelet, & narrow white ribbon

Challenges:

Comments

jaimie said…
Hi Cheryl,

I think you've made a very nice tag and sweet card for it.

Greetings, Jaimie
Joanna K said…
You've done brilliantly, my Friend! Well done!!! Tags are not my strongest point either so I wasn't even able to make a start lol! Hugs, Joanna.
Karen B. said…
She is just way too sweet and my, your colors are beautiful!
Leanne said…
I'm right there with ya Cheryl! They intimidate me to!! But I love this card and I love how you used your tag! Great idea that someone can either use it as a tag or a bookmark! I love this image and you've done a great job coloring it! TFS!!
Karin said…
I'm not so good with them either...This is a great way to merge the tag thing with what you are comfortable with! Super sweet card and great papers!
Berenice R. said…
So cute! Thank you for playing the Karber Weekly Challenge :)
Dorcas said…
I'm with you on the tag thing..when I found out I had to do one as DT on DDCC I panicked. I never seem to have room for a tag on my cards and then what do you DO with them??? Well I have made it my personal project to add a tag as much as posible to my cards until I'm thoroughly comfortable with them! lol
You did a fine job, Cheryl. :-)
Thanks for taking on the challenge at DDCC!
Sherrie said…
Hi!
This is so cute! You did a great job with that tag. Goes perfect with the card. Have a great day!

Sherrie
My Journal
Elizabeth said…
Very pretty - you have so many layers and so much detail in such a small space! Love it.
* Shaz * said…
Wow... a lot of challenges you have completed here great card and tag thank you for joining us at Alphabet challenge x
Anita said…
This is just so cute and I love your colors. Fabulous!
Lothian Crafts said…
Lovely backing papers and I love how you incorporated the tag into your card. good luck in our challenge.
Elaine
Anne Marie said…
This is so cute! Love the flocking on the little snowgal and the tag is great. I just love how you can incorporate all of these challenges into one great card...every time! :)
coldwaters2 said…
Hi Cheryl this is adorable I love that cute image and your design with the pull out tag thank you for sharing this with us at Digital Tuesday this week.
Hugs
Lorraine x
Paper Addict said…
this little snow girl is simply adorable, I have a soft spot for snowmen, and shes awesome, and your card is beautiful, hugs, ronnie
Christiana said…
Great job, Cheryl! I really love the musical note background!
Sue said…
This is super sweet and who says all snow-people have to be men! Lovely snowgirl image.
Thanks for playing FFF
Sue x
Irene said…
What a gorgeous card with striking colours. I love the tag at the back and the music paper. Your image is so sweet and perfect for our challange.

Thank you so much for joining in our latest challange.

irene
Bah!Humbug!
Ann Whitfield said…
Gorgeous card Cheryl and a great way to use a tag! Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
Ann x
I think it's a fun idea to include a tag on a card. Cute holiday card.

I like to make tags but have no use for them since we don't exchange gifts in our family. If I get in the mood to make a tag, I just make it long so it becomes a bookmark.
Tina said…
Very cute!
www.scrapdiva-tina.blogspot,com
I love it! Love that the tag is tucked behind and you can pull it out. Love that little snowgirl and the colors. Beautiful, you did an awesome job.
Max said…
Very sweet little snowgirl - love the flocking. Thank you for sharing with us at Bah! Humbug!

Luv'n'Stuff
Max
xx
Max's Craft Creations
Bah! Humbug! Challenges DT
Becky said…
This is adorable.. love this cute snow girl :)
Annika said…
Well, I couldn't tell that you have an issue with tags here anyway!! lol I love the multipurpose thing and the card itself is so lovely. AND those are one of my most favorite Christmas papers ever!!
HUgs
Annika
Marlene said…
What a sweet snowman! Snow-lady! :) Love it.
1CardCreator said…
Well done Cheryl! Your tag is perfect and looks so cute with the little snow girl! ~Diane
Sharon said…
What a great card - just loving that image.
Thanks for joining us at Fab 'n' Funky this week, and hope to see you again next.
Hugs Sharon x
Cheryl said…
wow this is one gorgoues card,and so love that image,fab sentiment too and just love your tag its brilliant bless you for poping over to my blog so kind of you love hugs cheryl xxxx
Tammy said…
Terrific card, love the colors. The tag is terrific.

Thanks for visiting me today. Look forward to hearing from you again.
Sheila said…
This is just adorable Cheryl, she is just the cutest snowlady ever!! <3
Thankd for joining us this week on CES.
Hugs
Sheila xx
Sparkle said…
This is just darling!
Pat (mspfd) said…
Love this! So cute and such a great design, Cheryl.
Cor* said…
You are soooooooooooooo funny letting lil ol tags intimidate you! Well I never would have guessed as this creation is just super, hiding the tag behind that lovely snow-woman! Thanks for sharing your tag creation with the fairies this fortnight at FFF! Join us for another great challenge next Friday!
KraftyKoolKat said…
Fantastic card hun. Love everything about it. Great layout. Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Ann's this time. Hope to see you next time.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx
KraftyKoolKat said…
Fantastic card hun. Love everything about it. Great layout. Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Ann's this time. Hope to see you next time.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx
Janis said…
I love the music and the tag. Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime, Wendy! :) Janis
Donna said…
Fabulous card Cheryl, such a sweet little postman and I love your hidden tag :) Donna x
Sew-Ink said…
Ohhh... this is adorable! I love that you can pull the tag out from behind that gorgeous image! Thanks for sharing!
Angela said…
Fabulous work. Love that image! Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions! hugs, Angela
andrea said…
fab image,gorgeous colours and detail,lovely card thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky
andrea
Awesome!!!! I LOVE that you made the tag on the card. (I buy store bought tags too!! shhhhh)
Love the color combo as well :)

I'm back and catching up on my blog visits!!!
Have a great day!
Maria
Gwendolyn said…
Very cute card! Clever how u used the tag!

Hugs Gwendolyn
Joanne Gilch said…
Absolutely gorgeous. so many gifts...not enough tags?????
iReneM said…
Such a cute card. Lovely colours and layout and a clever idea with the tag.
Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Ann's

x
I think your tag is adorable. Very cute DP and verse. Adorable snow girl image too! So happy you were able to conquer your fear of tags and join in the fun with us this week at Fairy Fun Friday!

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