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Monday, October 12, 2020

Acorn Tag

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Have some wonderful Cricut cartridges that I have had for a long time like Autumn Celebrations which I used to make this Acorn Tag. Used Distress Stickles to give the acorn a more realistic look and add some sparkle.


cardstock/paper: lt brown

  pattern - brown houndstooth

Cricut cartridge: Autumn Celebrations  5 1/2" Acorn Tag

 machine: Cricut Explore Air

ribbon: Autumn colors

 Tim Holtz:  Distress Ink -  walnut stain

   Distress Stickles - Frayed Burlap, Vintage Photo,

      Walnut Stain, Wild Honey


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Entering this in: 

Bitten by the Bug 2 Feels Like Fall Ch  10/28

CHNC Oct Pattern Ch  10/31 

Hero Arts Ch#15 Fall & Halloween  10/22

Simon Wed Ch Make It Sparkle  4/5  10/13


  1. Beautiful acorn tag! I love the paper you chose for your tag. Nice job! Thanks for joining us at bbtb2.

  2. Great tag! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2!

  3. Cute acorn tag. Thanks for joining the challenge at Bitten by the Bug 2 Challenge Blog.

  4. Nice of you to play along with our fall theme over at Bitten by the bug2. What a cute little tag, I don’t use acorns nearly enough because we don’t have many trees near me. We have mostly Maples and Redwood and magnolia. Thanks for playing along and happy fall

  5. Great fall themed tag. Thanks for joining the challenge at Bitten by The Bug 2. Dorlene DT BBTB2

  6. thanks Melissa! this is great and love that background paper! thank you for sharing with us at BBTB2. good luck.


  7. Cool tag and nice texture. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  8. Oh wow. This is a fab tag.
    Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnuts patterned paper challenge blog.
    Happy crafting!
    Catherine x DT