Wednesday, May 22, 2013

BEAUTIFUL you




My oldest placed some clothing tags on my craft desk...and a decorated tag was born today for a beautiful friend~






I was inspired by the




I tied the tag to a plain brown gift bag~DONE!



Here is a card  I am including with the gift.



I brought out my Verve pennant trim and striped washi for the


~Use stars and/or stripes~honoring Amber's military service and Laurie's use of stripes~






I saw Tim Holtz's Victorian Velvet ink on that wall, so I sponged it on the Fancy Pants DP (complete with sentiment) that was originally cream.

The washi mimics the striped pillow.


I am overwhelmed by news of the devastation in OK, as I'm sure many are.


I hear the reports coming in...and it breaks my heart-


there are no words.


May God bring comfort, peace and grace to this painful, painful process of moving forward.

May those affected feel His presence in a mighty way.


TAG
die: House of 3 Branches with Berries (Silhouette Cameo)
stamp: Verve Beautiful You
ink:Papertrey Ink True Black
paper: WPlus9 Cranberry Crush Cardstock,recycled tag, Fancy Pants Designs Swagger
other:Martha Stewart fringe scissors

CARD
paper: Fancy Pants Park Bench Brag Pad,Teresa Collins Tell Your Story
die: Verve Pennant Trim Die
ink: Ranger Tim Holtz Ranger Tim Holtz Victorian Velvet
other: Bella Blvd Jail Bird Designer Tape 







8 comments:

  1. Love your projects! Love the grungy feel of the tag.

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  2. Marlena, that tag has my heart. Is that a die? Just love the free form feel. And the card is great too. Love your process of creating.

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  3. love your amazing creativity.. these are fabulous..

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  4. Love the bold and more subtle stripes. Thanks for joining us for this months Diva Dare.

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  5. Don't you love being able to repurpose fun clothing tags? My kids leave little "gifts" like that for me, too. Fab tag and card, Marlena!

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  6. What a great tag, Marlena! Attaching it to a plain paper bag~brilliant!
    Super pennant card too :)

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  7. cute card, so glad you took the Verve Diva Dare!

    enjoy *~*

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  8. Hey Marlena! Thanks for linking this up to the Gift Tag Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to stop in! ;)