Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Tag #11 @ 12 Weeks of Christmas - Funkie Junkie Style

Hello :)

Back again as promised :)
And this time with tag # 11 for 
OMG! Linda's tag this week was just .... WOW! 
And I just fell in love with her script background with the flourishes and the gorgeous chain like textured piece she used behind the sentiment.  You can see Linda's tag HERE or scroll to the bottom of this post.

 I have been itching to find a reason to use the chain mesh ribbon I brought weeks ago and this called for the time to break it out of it's packet.  I created the background with a mix of a script stamp and a flourish from Bella's Clear stamps. Then, it was time to embellish!

 The vintage picture I acquired through pintrest, I wanted really vintage so I printed it out on Kraft, added some brown glitter to the edges, a clear coat of embossing powder and layered on the chain mesh ribbon.

 The rose is handmade with a gold pearl center that has been layered on top of bow and then on top of an pulled apart prima flower.  Along the bottom of the tag I added some crochet lace and the gold leaves and berries all came from a Christmas decoration I have pulled apart.


I just LOVE this tag! 
I think it would have to come in the top 3 of my favorites I have made for this series!

I am sure Linda would love you to play along in the series too 
and there is a fab prize to spend at
If you would like to play along to win, there is still time!
And you can find all the details HERE!

I only have tag 12 to go in the series! 
So I am off to have another play to complete the series :) 
Thanks for stopping in to see me xx

Recipe -
Image / Sentiment - Script stamp - Unknown, Flourish- Bella! Clear Stamps (AC36), Image-Pintrest
Paper(s) -  Tag base
Embellishment(s) -  TH Distress Inks, Clear embossing powder, ribbon, Christmas decoration pulled apart, glitter, chain mesh ribbon, crochet lace, TH Ditress inks, gold bead.

Challenges this creation is entering with the help of the Feline Playful Girls:
The Funkie Junkie - 12 Tags of Christmas - Week #11 ends 17th Dec
Glitter & Sparkle - Flowers Sun
Pile It On - Embellishments Sun  
2 Sisters Challenge - Christmas Sparkle Mon  
The Ribbon Girl - Christmas Sun 
Totally Papercrafts - Anything Christmas but card   Fri
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8 Treasured comments:

Caroline said...

Another gorgeous tag. Caroline xxx

Ustvarjalni utrinki Tamara P. said...

Fab tag!

Sandra H said...

Wow, This is truly so beautiful x

craftygranny said...

Wow what a gorgeous tag thanks for sharing with us at glitternsparkle hugs trisha x

Elizabeth Hart said...

Love the look of of the cut out mesh ribbon on this gorgeous tag - really pretty. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Pile it On Challenge.

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

Oooh, Leesa, this is pure eye-candy! Your hand made flower is wonderful and I really love the sparkly gold elements you added. Your background came out great and I really love the vintage image you used! So happy you have caught up - the finish line is in sight!

Hugs,
Linda

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Gorgeous tag! Thanks for participating in our PILE IT ON challenge!!

~DEANNE~

Avril Ann said...

Simply Stunning hun, thank you for sharing with us at Glitter N Sparkle, again this week, good luck hun xxxx

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