Tuesday, 25 August 2009

my entry for crafty creations challenge #29 gift bag with tag

this is my entry for the challenge over at crafty creations
challenge #29 tags
made from brown paper take away bags...if i flirt nicely when i collect our curry on a Friday night he gives me a couple of bags for free
materials used
i brown paper take away bag, size approx 22cm by 11cm. plus handles, which i cut off
3 sheets of 12" bazzill card, in co-ordinating colours
1 x 12" sheet of anna griffin papers with swirls
all print works unmounted rubber stamps, swirls and to, from
go-kreate nesting dies
ribbon from stash
white and plumb versa color ink pads
sentiment rubber stamp from stamping all day
flower paper punches, assorted sizes
i cut the handles off the bag, and layer bazzill card, and Anna griffin papers, to front and back of the bag,which i distressed with white ink, i then made a petal template from a piece of card, and cut petals from bazzill card, i then inked around the edges with white ink, and stamped over the petals with swirl stamp, layer onto bad, adding a circle for the center, and stamped a flower onto it. i added ribbon for the flower stem, and the handles,i cut 2 large fancy tag shapes and 2 medium from co-ordinating card, inked around edges with white ink, onto one i stamped swirls in plum ink, with to and from, the other i stamped sentiment in the plum i and arranged the punched flowers, added ribbon
i hope you like it,makes a cheep and cheerful gift more stylish


  1. Great project - looks fab - Thanks for playing at Crafty Creations! Cheers Claire x

  2. Wow!! Beautiful and lovely work!!! Very creative!

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations!!

    Sweet greetings,
    Saskia :)

  3. It's wonderful Julie-Anne!! Very pretty! Thanks for playing the CC challenge!!