Vintage Tag

September 07, 2010

I'm back again...with another project! Here is my second ever tag! It's for the vintage challenge over at Let's ink it up!:

Okay so this is one of those big tags, No idea what number or anything so I will call it the big tag! Anyways for the background: I used make up sponges and two inks, Color Box: Chestnut Roan & Dark Brown and I made a marbelized effect. For the edges I used dark brown again. Now for the swirl stamp Its from Autumn Leaves, Stampology, Flourishes Version 2. I got mine at Wal Mart.
They are stamped with again dark brown by Color Box. For the next layer which is the music paper which I got from Steph! (Thanks Steph) Is cut 2 1/2 x 4 inches and distressed around the edges using my fingernail and inked up with dark brown, and chestnut roan.
For the last and final layer. It's a piece of Kraft cardstock that I stamped on with a stamp I got from Scrolls Work Stamps. They have some awesome stamps so go check them out! I stamped that also with dark brown. Now for the little flower it is a ribbon rose that is on a wire stem. I did not make them, but have no idea where I got them.
And to finish it all off I added some natural colored fibers!

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  1. Gorgeous tag! It really has a vintage feel, and I really like the flower accent! Thanks for sharing at Let's Ink It Up!

  2. Hi Katelyn, wonderful tag, love your colour choice and the sentiment is just lovely. Thanks for joining us at Let's Ink It Up, good luck. Cheers

  3. Love the use of the browns here and the layers are perfect!! Thanks for joining us at Let's Ink It Up!!


  4. Hi Kately, wow gorgeous tag, beautiful stamping :-)!! Thanks for joining us at Let's Ink It Up, good luck and hope to see you next time too :-)
    Claire xx

  5. Your Tag is adorable. I love your idea.
    Great Job!!!

    Thank you for playing with us on the LET'S INK IT UP challenge. Good Luck!


  6. Hi there

    This is fantastic and a great entry for oour challenge at Let's Ink It Up.

    Hugs Ali x

  7. Hello Katelyn, Your tag is nicely done. Like the use of browns. Good balance there. Have a wonderful day. Valerie


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