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Monday, April 8, 2013

TX Tag

Created this Texas Tag using deadbeat DESIGNS stamp. Bought the wonderful stamp some time ago at local stamp store, Stamp Asylum.

Added a flower punched with a Martha Stewart punch to represent the Yellow Rose of Texas.

My "Twos" are: 2 main colors - Brown & Yellow, 2 things that start with "T" - Tag & Texas and 2 different ribbons - Brown & Yellow.

Supplies List
tag measures 2 1/4" x 4 3/4"
button: center of flower
ink: Memento - Rich Cocoa
paper: cardstock - Kraft, core'dinations yellow
punch: Martha Stewart flower
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon - brown & yellow
stamp: deadbeat DESIGNS
Tim Holtz: die - Tag & Tie, Distress Ink - squeezed lemonade - inked edges of tag/bookmark

Entering this into the following challenges:

4/8 Tues Throwdown #141 Recipe "Twos" 1) 2 main colors, 2) 2 things that start with "T", 3) 2 diff ribbons 3E(#1) Colors - Brown & Yellow"T" - Tag & Texas, 2 Ribbons - Brown & Yellow 4/2

4/10 Crafty Ribbons Ch42 Anything Goes w/ Ribbon unlim 3/28

4/12 2 Sisters Ch138 Anything Goes unlim 4/6

4/13 Glitter N Sparkle Ch27 Buttons unlim 4/7

4/14 Kraft Journal Tag You're it unlim 4/8

4/20 Gingerloft GL for the Guys 3E(#2) can be for a guy 4/7

4/30 Craftin Desert Divas Linky Party #3 "Cute as a Button" unlim 4/1
4/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Apr Linky Ch unlim 4/4


  1. One cool stamp! I bet you got a bargain on the stamp too - nice job on you tag - really like the stamp!

  2. Cute tag, Melissa. So adorable. Thanks for joining our "Twos" challenge. We'd like to see you again next week. … x
    Asha - Tuesday Throwdown DT
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  3. Love the tag and the contrast of the two colours. Thank you for joining us over at Glitter n Sparkle this week, good luck

  4. A great idea. Good male tag. Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft!

  5. Great way to use a stamp that had not yet been used.

    Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

  6. Here I am from Speedy TV with my DT hat on Melissa - very lovely bookmark - I wish you the best in the draw in winning a stamp set - please be sure to enter again for the next challenge! Enjoy your week! Gail DT

  7. Very cute tag. Love those colors.

    Thanks for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas Button Linky Party.
    Craftin Desert Diva's

  8. Great tag Melissa - thanks for joining us again. Thanks for sharing it with us at Crafty Ribbons this time.
    Dawn xx