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3 Tags

Hi everyone..

A super quick post tonight sharing 3 tags I made over the weekend.

I have spent the entire day in bed feeling poorly so not been up to my shed tonight.

Tag Trio

These tags are fun to make and come together fairly quickly in about 20 mins.

Black Tag

Supplies List :-

  • Waltzing Mouse Stamps Stitched Tag Die
  • Clearly Besotted Stamps Heart Die
  • Stampin Up Botanicals for You Stamp Set
  • Watering Can Archival Ink
  • Simple Stories I amSn@p pack
  • Stampin Up Circle Die 1″
  • Grey/White Bakers Twine
  • Cosmic Shimmer Specialist Acrylic Glue
  • Cropodile & Eyelets

Red Tag

As always thanks for popping round and I will see you tomorrow


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Shabby Sunday #1

Hi Everyone…

Welcome to Shabby Sunday blog post #1  🙂

For my very first Shabby Sunday project, I picked something relatively small, to ease me back into it..

shabby tag


Approximate Supplies list :- (I have forgotten where I got some of the items and their names)

  • Tag Base is one of these plain chipboard mini albums from Michaels from a few yrs ago
  • Deco Art Pink Lemonade and Antique White acrylic Paint
  • WOW Clear glittered embossing powder
  • Prima Bark Heart
  • Antique trims from Lavish Laces Etsy Store
  • Petaloo Darjeeling Flowers ( LOVE these)
  • Pink Velvet Ric Rac Ribbon from The Ribbon Reel
  • Vintage Light Pink Seam Binding from Etsy
  • Darker Pink Seam Binding from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Dylusions White Linen Spray
  • Crate Paper Pink Button
  • Strip of Champagne Rhinestones
  • Die Cut Circle (Think Crafty Helen sent me this)
  • Cardstock Sentiment from SEI
  • Vintage Photo Distress Ink (round the edge of the tag)

shabby tag 2


After making this tag today, I think that next sunday I will concentrate on making shabby chic embelishments to build up a ready made stock for when I start making cards & projects 🙂

shabby tag 1


Hope you enjoyed the first blog post for Shabby Sunday 🙂



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I Love You Christmas Tag

Hi everyone!

Can you believe it is thursday already? this week has flown past!

I have a video uploading onto youtube for the penguin tags I made the other day, windows media player is being a pain and crashing constantly, so you will be getting the full unedited blooper full 17 minute version 🙂

Today I have another tag to share, using the clearly besotted delightful doily stamp and die set…

i love you1]


supplies list :-

  • 320 gsm heavyweight white cardstock
  • Clearly besotted delightful doilies stamp and die set
  • Delicata gold ink
  • Stampin Up Chanpagne glass glitter
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Stampin up dimensional adhesive
  • Martha Stewart Star Punch
  • Silver Pearl Embossing Powder
  • Natural Hemp Crafters Cord

loveyou 3


I’m looking forward to having a few more craft filled days before I go back to work next week 🙂

love you 2

thanks for popping round

Sarah 🙂


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Fairy Tag

I made thislittle fairy tag in the workshop tonight.. not sure where the inspiration came from for it, perhaps just the packet of brand new tags from Stamp Galaxy / Kay 🙂

Love the new Websters Pages Designer Trims that I got the other day

Supplies List :-

  • 1 x Luggage Tag from
  • Stampin Up En Francais Wooden Block Stamp
  • Websters Pages Designer Trim
  • Seam Binding from Wild orchid Crafts
  • Woodware heart Punch
  • Tim Holtz Black Soot Distress Ink
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Seam Binding and 10mm Foundation Roses
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Vintage Bingo Ticket from my friend Deb (Mynuala)
  • Leaf Trim from Laura 🙂 x
  • Lace from stash
  • Black Embossing Powder
  • Dimensional Adhesive from Stampin Up
  • Stampin Up Black & Cream Cardstock

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Pink Pud Tag

Just a little pink pud tag tonight… I’m up in the workshop cleaning up my desk and sorting through a few things and decided to make this tag with the scraps I had lying on my desk 🙂

Perfect for that special girlie pressie 🙂

Supplies List :-

  • Papermania Hot Pink Textured Cardstock
  • My Minds Eye Little Miss Muffet Delight Patterned Paper
  • Cream Textured Cardstock
  • Cotton Candy Stickles
  • K & Company Pink Adhesive Gems
  • Pink Fibre from Creative Fibre Arts
  • Cropodile and 1 x Silver Eyelet
  • Papermania Pink Chalk Ink
  • Bo Bunny Merry Christmas Stamp Set Item #SMC320

I was also faffing around with the tattered florals die and the paper shaping tools again 🙂

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Tag Night :-)

Tonight in the workshop I’ve been raiding the Scraps bag again, this time its Kraft cardstock and offcuts of patterned paper 🙂

With the help of that fab little Sizzix die that Deb (Mynuala) picked up for me I have been making my own Manilla Tags …

Supplies List :~

  • Sizzix Die Tags Scalloped Combo #2
  • Big Shot
  • Bazzill Kraft Cardstock scraps
  • Prima Marketing Inc Annalee Collection “Ashton” #841799
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • We R Memory Keepers Cropodile (to punch the holes in the prima paper)
  • Woodware Heart & Circle Punches