Tres Jolie

As crafters there are always elements that we repeat in our work, either favourite colours, images or embellishments. This week Tag Tuesday’s challenge (Kard Krazy) is “These Are A Few of My Favourite Things”. I possibly should have used a larger sized tag as I could have continued to add a few more favourites.

I narrowed down my choices to:- 1. Vintage images, especially females  2. Emulsion paint in heritage colours (used Camisole Pink on this tag) 3. Walnut ink (made from walnut crystals – used on base of tag) 4. Distress Inks 5. Sheet Music  6. Lace  7. Flowers (paper, fabric or pressed but got to have flowers) 8. Flat back pearls 9. Stamps (used large and small “Paris” from Oxford Impressions) 10. Embellishments (used a dressmaker’s pin on this tag)

What did not make it onto this tag – buttons and  fabric


20 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Willow
    Jun 11, 2010 @ 16:13:36

    LOL I am so glad you narrowed it down!!! It, as usual, is gorgeous!!!


  2. craftytrog
    Jun 11, 2010 @ 16:24:17

    Tres jolie indeed! Absolutely stunning art Lynne! xx


  3. JeanFB
    Jun 11, 2010 @ 19:27:13

    This is so very beautiful!! I love your favorite things! 🙂


  4. Cath
    Jun 11, 2010 @ 19:48:35

    And très jolie il est 😉

    Love your favourite things that only you have the knack of using so well 😀


    • Cath
      Jun 11, 2010 @ 19:50:17

      Duh! That French is BAD! I meant to say ELLE est très jolie – not IL!!!! I only noticed cos there was an e on the joli and I wondered why I’d made it feminin… slipping, lol. Sorry 😦


    • lynne
      Jun 12, 2010 @ 14:24:12

      You know me well enough by now that why would I only use 1 embellishment when I can use 101 LOL. Lynne x


  5. Chris
    Jun 11, 2010 @ 21:09:46

    I love all your favourite things too, Lynne. Gorgeous tag.


  6. Louise
    Jun 11, 2010 @ 21:33:57

    I am drooling as I look at your tag — so much vintage goodness here. It’s just perfection, Lynne!


  7. Jacqueline
    Jun 12, 2010 @ 09:10:12

    Beautiful and I also love your presentation!


  8. Penny
    Jun 13, 2010 @ 00:35:12

    Oh, this tag is SO you, Lynne!


  9. Kathryn Nowosielski
    Jun 13, 2010 @ 04:45:43

    Pretty, soft and pretty and all together gorgeous! No adjectives would do justice to your artwork!!!!!


  10. Sharon Sams
    Jun 13, 2010 @ 12:25:48

    Beautiful card! The layers and colors are great. Love the touch of the dressmakers pin!


  11. debbiek
    Jun 13, 2010 @ 14:41:37

    Breathe taking, tag! Love it Lynne:)

    Debbiek x


  12. Wendy Southin
    Jun 13, 2010 @ 16:13:45

    Lovely tag. Great vintage feel to it.


  13. Marie
    Jun 13, 2010 @ 16:57:44

    Hi Lynne,
    love your tag it’s gorgeous and just my colors!
    Have a great day.


  14. Lynn Stevens
    Jun 13, 2010 @ 17:12:57

    Lynne. This took my breath away! Its gorgeous and soooooooooo YOU!


  15. Crafty Dawn
    Jun 13, 2010 @ 22:06:40

    A beautiful tag! very delicate

    love Dawn xx


  16. michele
    Jun 14, 2010 @ 03:46:03

    truly sweet! love it.


  17. Lori
    Jun 15, 2010 @ 01:46:45

    Love the collage on this tag, so nice and vintage! Beautiful!


  18. Julia - Vintage with Laces
    Jun 18, 2010 @ 04:43:13

    I love this tag as well, Lynne! It’s just beautiful!
    Have a great day!


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