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Thursday, June 25, 2015

Papertrey June 2015 Blog Hop Challenge

I really enjoy making top-folding TAG-SHAPED-CARDs.
(This one is approximately 3" x 4 3/4")




I'm playing along with the following.
  This is the darling inspiration photo Nichole provided for us.
  (I was inspired by the colors, flowers, & stripes.)


Supplies
Stamps:  (PTI)-Bloomers, Background Basics: Random Stripe, Southwestern Style
Dies:  (PTI)-Stitched Tag, Bloomers
Paper:  (PTI)-Vintage Cream-Linen, Rustic Cream
Ink:  (DI)-Spiced Marmalade; Versafine-Onyx Black
Other:  Clear-Embossing Powder, Cord, Button, Gems, Leaves, Foam Adhesive

Thanks for your visit.

30 comments:

merryf said...

This is such a sweet tag!

Jill Norwood said...

Tag perfection my dear! Absolutely gorgeous! Love that you made a tag card and really want to try this! Such a fun idea!

AllysonA said...

Fantastic tag. I love how you brought the inspiration photo elements into it.

Kara said...

what a beautiful flower!

artful-notions said...

Martha, this is wonderful! Love the stripes, the beautiful orange bloom and the concept of a card-tag! You've got to enter in the Tag You're It challenge, it's perfect for that challenge too!

Simply Shaz said...

Love your tag shaped card :)

Cat Craig said...

Martha, your tag is so pretty. I love the bits you took from your inspiration photo. That orange flower is fabulous, I am going to have to take a closer look at it. That bit of striping is also so eye-catching. Another stunner for you!

Helen F. said...

Beautiful tag, Martha. The bold orange flower is stunning.

Keri said...

Gorgeous! :)

Caryn said...

That poppy looks so beautiful - what an amazing design - love it.
Thanks for playing along at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
Hugs,
Caryn xxx

Diana K said...

Gosh, it's totally awesome, Martha! You ALWAYS rock every single challenge.

Greta said...

Wowzer, Martha--my jaw dropped when I saw this! You totally nailed the challenge, my friend! Stunningly beautiful interpretation of the photo & you've made me add to my PTI wishlist--LOL! Have a great day!

Marybeth said...

Martha your tag is simply gorgeous!

Julia Aston said...

Sweet folded tag with the pretty bloom!

Darnell J Knauss said...

The shape, the composition outside and the strip inside, the colors, and the bow all add up to one stunning tag card!! I am swooning over this one, Martha!! Hugs, Darnell

Karen C. said...

What a sweet tag. The flower is gorgeous.

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Lovely design. The flower is stunning!

Rosemary said...

totally gorgeous, Martha!!!

Leigh Penner said...

Oh, this is gorgeous! I can't believe I haven't inked up this stamp set yet....

Jacquie Southas said...

LOVE your flower - great tag with a simple, sweet sentiment!

Imke said...

Beautiful tag and great Interpretation of the Inspiration Picture !

Gunilla/Nilla said...

Love your tag cards! This one is so elegant with the pretty flower!

walchowDesign said...

Pretty tag and love the boldness of the flower, Martha!

Happy Dance said...

You are the undisputed Queen of tag-cards, my friend. (I still have the one you sent for my birthday...!) This one is absolutely gorgeous. You've really done justice to those inspiration shoes here. LOVE those flowers. At first glance, I thought they were made of felt. Your technique on them is so rich and beautiful. Really a wonderful creation. LOVE this tag-card. Bev

A Crafty Person said...

Wonderful tag! I just love the stripes with the flower.

Jen Carter said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous tag!

Stacy @ Sweethearts + Sweet Tarts said...

Seriously love the poppy on your card because poppies are in full bloom right now. This card is stunning, Martha!

Joyce said...

This is gorgeous. Love the stamp you used for the stripes, and how your card is a giant tag.

MA said...

Gorgeous! Love your blog and tag cards, also.

Petra Swart said...

Oh, I love your cute little tag-card, Martha!!!!! The flower is beautiful and the little holes all around the sides are so striking!!!! Love the bow!!! A beautiful little card, Martha!!! Love it a LOT!!!!!