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Saturday, January 16, 2016

Vintage Travel & Luggage Tag

Made this Tag mostly with Tim Holtz items. Distressed the papers & cardstock by hand tearing, use of TH Paper Distresser & TH Distress ink. Used Hero Arts Ombre Grey to Black ink on TRAVEL word. Used TH Distress Crackle Paint. Stamped TH ticket. Distressed stamped ticket with TH Paper Distresser & TH Distress Inks.

Before stamped ticket added: 

After stamped ticket added:

Supplies List

adhesive:  Scotch ATG
Hero Arts: ink - Ombre Grey to Black - used on TRAVEL word
machine:Tim Holtz Vagabond
paper: scrapbook Bo Bunny Weekend Market Baggage   cardstock - gray

ribbon: the Paper Studio  Airplanes Twill
Tim Holtz: cardstock - core'dinations - blue, gray, Kraft Shattered blue
   die - Adventure Thinlits - TRAVEL, Mini Airplane, Tag
   Distress Crackle Paint - clear rock candy   
   Distress ink -  old paper, tea dye, walnut stain
   stamp: Air Travel - ticket
   tools: paper distresser, stapler 
tools: MIST

Entering this into the following challenges:    

1/16  Sweet Stamps Dec/Jan Anything But a Card  UE  12/20   Tag with stamped ticket

1/19  Simon Says Stamp Wed Ombre  5E(#4)  1/13 

1/20  CRAFT Ch346 Not a Card  5E(#3)  1/14

1/21  PDE Linky Party Ch106 Anything Goes  UE 1/15

1/22  Sweet Stampin Things w/ Wings    2E(#1)  1/16

1/30  Sweet Stamps Jan Anything Goes  UE  1/3

1/31  Artistic Stamper Creative Team Blog Jan 2016 Anything Goes Ch  UE 1/1
1/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jan 2016 Ch  UE  1/1
1/31  Vintage Journey Ch Vintage Travel & Luggage  UE 1/1 

2/2  Stamping Sensations Jan Ch Anything goes w/ a die/s  3E(#3)  1/3


  1. Oh this is so cool, I love every detail! Nice work!

  2. Delightful take on our challenge this week at Sweet Stampin', thank you for playing along. Debbie X

  3. Such a very different and interesting creation Melissa.

    Many thanks for sharing your lovely work with us at Stamping Sensation challenge.

    B x

  4. Fabulous project, love the design and your bps. Thanks for joining us at CHPPC, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

  5. Love this! Thanks for joining us at PDE Linky Party.
    I hope you’ll come link up again soon!
    Janis, Owner & DT Member
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    PDE Linky Party, Owner & DT Member

  6. Hi Melissa, lovely vintage tag, love the torn edges and vintage tones. Thanks so much for joining in our challenge at A Vintage Journey. Tracy x

  7. Simply Fabulous! Thank you for sharing with us at the C.R.A.F.T. Challenge. - Myrna DT

  8. Awesome tag!!
    thanks so much for joining us in the PDE Linky Party!
    Sherrie K
    PDE DT Member

  9. What a great vintage distressed travel tag! thanks so much for joining us in the A Vintage Journey challenge this month! Julia xx

  10. Gorgeous vintage tags, Melissa! Thanks for playing along Simon Says Stamp Ombre Challenge!
    Gayatri xxx

  11. Hi Melissa! What a lovely vintage creation. Unfortunately the rules for the YNS color challenge are to use 3 of the colors plus neutrals. As your card has more than neutrals it will not be eligible for the challenge.

  12. Love your tag, it really looks as if it has been on a vintage journey. Great job and thanks for joining us at A Vintage Journey.

  13. What a wonderful vintage tag, thank you so much for joining our 'Things with Wings' challenge at Sweet Stampin' - I hope you'll join us again very soon, love Jacky x

  14. Fabulous tag and ticket - I love all the detail. Thank you for sharing it with us and joining in with the fun at Sweet Stampin’ this week and good luck. Hugs Janine xx

  15. Oh my goodness! I love this!!!

    Thank you for participating in the Sweet Stampin’ Challenge!

  16. Love this vintage look ! this is awesome ! Thank you for playing with us at the Artistic Stamper's January challenge