Saturday 28 November 2015

Fantasy Stampers

Good morning all. Hope you are looking forward to a relaxing weekend.
Just stopping by to share a couple of tags I've made for challenges and to remind you that Fantasy STAMPers latest challenge, Traditional Christmas is on for another week.
We are a stamping challenge so we need to see stamping on your projects.
Iknow you can get carried away when you see the topic at challenges, I did it myself this week!
I made this first tag for this week's reminder post but then realised that it didn't have any stamping on it so I made another which has stamping in the background.

My first tag was made using a new MB die which I inlaid into a die cut tag base, adding some glossy accents to the holly berries and leaves. I embossed the center of the bauble with a Cuttlebuf ornament EF and the die cut bow was from a MB snowflake die! 
The second tag was inspired by one I saw over at Loll's 12 Tags of Christmas, I was going to join in after my GD spot but time just ran away from me and it is now too late. I die cut the tag base then inked it with Twisted Citron DI overstamped with a Papermania holiday words background stamp in the same ink.
I made the tree by rolling graduated strips of festive paper into straws and glueing them to make the tree and pot. A die cut sentiment and some gingham ribbon and twine from the stash complete.
Check out the Fantasy Stampers DT here for more inspiration. 

I'd like to join in over at:-

Red and Green with a tree or other festive foliage
I made the first tag to start with, trying to keep it very CAS and inspired by the holly on Natasha's tag but the second is more in keeping with the majority of the other Muse tags this week

Too late, dang!!


  1. Wonderful tags, Julie - I love how you've created the green one with strips of dp! So glad you joined us at MCV this week!

  2. Great tags Julie, equally fabulous xx

  3. This are both so great, Jules, and show what a wide range of styles you are able to execute! I especially love all that white space paired with holly! Schweet!! Enjoy your day!! Hugs, Darnell

  4. Love both your tags. They are so unique and pretty.

  5. These are awesome tags, I like that Christmas tree :)

  6. LOVE these tags, especially the rolled tubes of patterned paper! Thanks so much for playing with MCV!

  7. Two gorgeous and very different tags. Thanks for joining us at the HLS Christmas Challenge this month. Carol DT x

  8. Two beautiful anyway. I love these colors, very traditional. Thanks for joining us on HLS CC
    BozenA, DT HLS

  9. I came over for a closer look at the terrific rolled paper tree and was treated to a second fabulous tag! Love the way you used the MB ornament die :)

  10. Sweet tags Jules! Especially love the rolled Christmas tree. So fun ... and great mix of papers. LOVE the bright green background. xx


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