Saturday, 18 May 2013

simon says stamp challenge blog - flower power and simon says stamp and show - a little paper

big dreams tag

tag covered with 6x6 paper from 'tim holtz'
 french industrial paper stash, with some washi tape at the bottom as it wasn't quite long enough, then edges distressed.

photo of 'moi' circa 1988, printed and distressed, 
then layered onto more french industrial paper as above, 
then adhered to tag using shaker tape.

roses cut from the above paper using 'alterations' tattered
 pinecone, edges coloured with 'distress ink' festive berries.
leaves cut from 'core-dinations' craft core using 'decorative
 strip' autumn gatherings, all fixed in place using 3d glue.

photo studio advertisements cut from above paper 
and fixed under 'idea-ology' corner.

'idea-ology' plaquette distressed and 
fixed in place using paper fasteners.

'idea-ology' file tab with 'dymo' 1988 
adhered, with film strip ribbon.

crinkle ribbon coloured with 'distress stain' worn lipstick, 
tied though top of tag and also into a bow, 
which was fixed in place using a memo pin.

'idea-ology' enamelled tag distressed, 
decorated with rub-on transfers, 
then fixed to the ribbon using a wire pin and jump ring.

diamantes added to photo from stash.


  1. Great tag, so striking and aged beautifully! Thanks for joining us for this week's Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge!

  2. SO SO SO GORGEOUS!!! Love the photo too, and your paper is beautiful and great color! Thank you so much for sharing your love of paper with us here at Simon Says Stamp & Show!

  3. I love the addition of your own photo! Gorgeous tag. Thank you for playing along with us in the Flower Power Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog this week!