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Thursday, December 5, 2013

#2 Candy Cane Lane Mouse Christmas Tag

Created this Clean & Simple Christmas Tag using cute BugABoo digi, Candy Cane Mouse, with a Candy Cane theme. Colored digi on computer. Used Spellbinder to cut out digi. Used Tim Holtz for Tag die. Used Cuttlebug embossing folder. Used Stamp N Plus chalk on the embossing. Used Spellbinder for flourish. Stamped Whimsical Design sentiment. Used Stampin' Up punch to cut out sentiment. Added Candy Cane ribbon.

Supplies List 

chalk: Stamp N Plus red
digi: BugABoo Candy Cane Mouse
embossing: Cuttlebug Candy Cane Stripes embossing folder
ink: Memento Lady Bug
machines: Sizzix BIGkick, Tim Holtz Vagabond
paper:  cardstock -  pink. white

ribbon: Christmas 2013 boxed ribbon assortment
Spellbinder: Nest Classic Ovals Large, Shape Fanciful Holiday
stamp:  Whimsical Designs Snow Much Fun - sentiment
Stampin' Up: punch - Modern Label
Tim Holtz: die - Tag

Entering this into the following challenges:

12/4 Christmas Blog Ch A Christmas Mouse 3E(#3) 11/29

12/7 Catch the Bug Holiday Chaos Thurs Dec 5 Fav Holiday Treat 1E(#1) 12/5 
   Homemade Holiday Chocolates - Use only cardstock, no designer paper, embossing & 2 layers 

12/8 MFP Friends of Speedy TV Anything But A Card 5E(#4) 12/2
12/8 Simon Says Stamp Mon Challenge with a Flourish 5E(#5) 12/2

12/9 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch81 Anything Goes UE 12/3

12/10 C.R.A.F.T. Ch236 Christmas 5E(#2) 12/5 
12/10 Simon Says Stamp Wed Make Your Own Background 5E(#1) 12/4

12/13 Chalk-Ah-lot Cafe Ch#50 Christmas w/ Chalk 3E(#2) 12/1

12/14 Creative Insp Paint Merry Christmas UE 12/1

12/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Extra for Dec Anything Christmas UE 12/1 
12/31 DLART Thankful Thurs Dec Linky Ch Anything Goes UE 12/5   
12/31 Ribbon Carousel RCC88 Anything Goes UE 12/3


  1. so sweet a gorgeous creation, thank you for joining us at the Winter Wonderland
    Hugs Kate xx

  2. This is so sweet. Your mouse is just way too cute!!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes December Linky Party. Have a great day
    DIANA L.

  3. This is a lovely tag. such an adorable image.
    Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week.

  4. Lovely card, thanks for joining us this week. Don't forget about our DT call if you are interested.

    Jo and the CRAFT Team.

  5. Cute! Thanks for playing in Bugaboo's Christmas Chaos.

  6. A lovely tag so perfect for the season. Thank you for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps.

  7. Aw, such a cute image - I like your Candy Cane Lane tag too! Just popping by to say Thanks for the heads up about my win at DL.ART - I hadn't seen it yet so I was tickled pink to get your comment. Wishing you a joyful day, Melissa!

  8. Super cute Christmas tag! Thanks so much for sharing your talents with us at Loves Rubber Stamps Challenges and look forward to seeing more of your lovely creations again soon. Have a beautiful week! Laura

  9. Very fun and so adorable!
    Love that mouse!
    Thank you for joining in on the Creative inspirations Challenge!
    Michelle, dt team

  10. Another great project, Melissa. Thanks again for joining us in our Holiday Chaos challenges at Catch The Bug! :) Becky G Bugaboo DT Member

  11. Very cute. I like the design of this tag and how you make the image the main focal point. Great job. Thanks for joining us at Chalk Ah Lot.

  12. Hi Melissa -Liking your background on this tag - thanks for linking up to FOSTV challenge this week with your tag - best wishes on the draw Gail Sr DT FOSTV

  13. So cute, Melissa! I love the striped background and adorable image. Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

  14. Fab christmas tag sharing at craft card and thanks for sharing at craft this week.

  15. Thanks for entering this lovely tag for my CHNC challenge extra for December - hope to see you again soon x

  16. Cute Cute!
    Thanks for playing along with us this week for the Catch The Bug Holiday Chaos Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps!
    Be sure to check out The Bug Blog for our newe THEME Challenge that starts tomorrow! We hope you’ll play along!
    Hugs & Happy Days!
    ~Min: Bugaboo Asst DT Coordinator
    Kaymin Kreations