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Saturday, 5 May 2012

May Swop Tags and some cat food lids!

Yes you read it right,cat food lids with the odd dog ones thrown into the mix.....lol. I follow a blog where once a week where you can nosey around peeps desk,pick up some tutorials,drool over their stash and also pick up some fab tips and one of them was to use the foil lids for embossing backgrounds.But i thought i would have a go cutting them out to make metal looking cogs and this is the result.
May swop tags

Aren't they effective,had great fun making these tags. The theme was monochrome and i was able to use my new stash ( see post here) on these tags too.Here is a close of one of the tags.


Ingredients for tags

Tim Holtz tag die
Tim Holtz gadget gears die
Distress ink - weathered wood
Mask - cogs (special touch of)
cat & dog food lids
Promarkers - cool greys range
Versamark pen and clear embossing powder
Creative expressions stamp set - steampunk dreams
gems and ruffle from stash

These have gone in the post now so hope they like them,going to have a chilling day as been a hectic week at work so shall be nosing around your blogs and hello to my new followers,x

17 comments:

  1. Brilliant tags Kay, great colours and I love the tassle ties too. Have a great weekend. hugs Teresa xx

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  2. gorgeous x love the colours. fab tassles too x

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  3. wonderful tags Kay, sure they will love them, x carol

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  4. They are gorgeous Kay...:o)

    big hugs Vicky xx

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  5. fab tags kay,love the cat food lid cogs. sue xx

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  6. Fabulous tags Kay. Great design.
    Kathleen x

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  7. Gorgeous tags Kay have a great weekend hugs Ginny x

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  8. great tags, and good use of the tins lol
    Tilly

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  9. Great use of the tins and they are fabulous tags Kay. x

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  10. kay these are brilliant love the pet food idea great what you can pick up from blogs. Have a fun day xx

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  11. Lovely tags, love the monochrome look :o)
    Jackie xx

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  12. These are really nice Kay! xx

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  13. Love these tags Kay. Must get mine made. Stunning x

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  14. oh Kay these tags are lush!

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  15. What a brilliant idea and just goes to show us crafters never waste a thing, just need to persuade hubbie we need a cat and I am all sorted for the lids lol. Hugs, Amanda x

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