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Tuesday, April 26, 2011

TUESDAY THROWDOWN CHALLENGE

Hope you all had a wonderful weekend. My little sis and niece came for the weekend and that was a real blessing since we only see each other a couple times a year!

Our challenge this week at Tuesday Throwdown is Brads and Eyelets.... Our sponsor is My Grafico and they sent us the great pre colored images. I started a card with all the images in layers and as I looked at them they looked like tags soooo tags to use as a bookmark they became! I also made a card to match.
My Card is layered with white aqua and coral. I used the Grafico leaf image to create the dp and stitched on then added the eyelets. There is a brad in the center of the image. It was layered with the Spellbinder scalloped rectangle. I dyed aqua ribbon to match.

The tag/bookmarkers were all embossed with different folders and then the images matted stitched and added. I put an eyelet in each hole before tying on the aqua and coral ribbons dyed to match. A brad attaches each sentiment cut out with various Spellbinders.

This past month has been difficult and I was thinking there are most likely others who have had difficult days or weeks and just don't say anything so I decided to make all these little tag/bookmarkers to give to some ladies for a little encouraging lift to their day.
Entering Challenges:
Challenge You Life: Bookmarks
Stamping Vacation: Lots of white and something attached with a brad
Make it Monday: Anything goes
House of Gilli: Layers and stitching
Craft your Passion: Show us your Layers
Lexi's Creations: Anything but a card
Creative Inspirations: Use a digi
Stamptacular Sunday: At least 5 layers

22 comments:

  1. You've been busy! Your card and tags are gorgeous!

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  2. what pretty colours and sweet flowers, a gorgeous set


    Thanks for linking up to make it Monday
    Lisa x

    Don't forget......... if you leave a comment on another entry, mention that you saw their card on "Make It Monday" for a chance at second prize. The more entries you comment on the more chance you have of winning second prize.

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  3. Love these cards - I'm just after you on Make it Monday!

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  4. Your tags are simply wonderful, love the pastel colours, your ribbon and the lovely images (your card is pretty wonderful too:)! Thanks for joining the challenge at Lexi's Creations this week.

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  5. These are amazing.. Love your card and your tags.. Those colors go so well together.. Hope you are enjoying your week so far..

    Hugs, Linda

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  6. Oh Davi your card and tags are gorgeous!! I love the colors! Perfect to give to someone to brighten their day!!

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  7. Oh Davi these are beautiful I so love the colours and what a great idea to use the images as tags and the matching card looks super
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  8. Sounds great that your sister and your niece came over. Good to read you had a few wonderful days!

    Your cards are grouges; I lvoe these subtle colors and the look fabulous. And how thoughtful of you to give them to others. I hope things are getting back to normal for you.

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  9. wow these are so pretty!!! and what a lovely idea to share them
    Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this time hope to see you again
    hugs
    laney

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  10. These are gorgeous, gorgeous, stunning, stunning! Love the colors and the stamp combinations!
    Thanks for playing with Stamping Vacation!

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  11. Love these bookmark tags, Davi! The colors are so soothing. Coral is one of my favorite colors.
    I know you had a great visit with your sis and niece. I'm sure it made your Easter even better.

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  12. I love your bookmarks. Everything is so pretty.

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  13. These soft colors are stunning. Perfect card and bookmarks! I'm sure the recipients will love them! Thanks for playing along with our digi challenge at Creative Inspirations! Good luck!

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  14. Wow! You got a lot done. I love the soft colors and they are all very pretty!

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  15. You have been busy! Love the pretty color combo....

    Thanks for sharing your creation with Make It Monday.
    Don't forget......... if you leave a comment on another entry, mention that you saw their card on "Make It Monday" for a chance at second prize. The more entries you comment on the more chance you have of winning second prize.

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  16. Very pretty! Thanks for joining us at House of Gilli!

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  17. Oh.. what a lovely card. Love the cute colors!

    Thanks for joining us at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge.

    Hugs ~ Tine

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  18. Davi, what lovely projects! And how precious of you to create such a gift to let someone know you are thinking of them. I know these will be a blessing to whomever you give them!

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  19. Wow, such a bunch of wonderful projects! Great! Like the colours you've used :) Thanks for playing with us at Challenge up your life!

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  20. Cute tags! Thanks so much for joining us at Craft Your Passion in our "Show Us Your Layers" challenge!

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  21. OMG gorgeous creations, beautiful ribbon and colors, thanks so much for sharing with us for our Digi Challenge at Creative Inspirations
    Debs
    xxx

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