This Charming Man

On reading the new challenge theme at Dezinaworld, “Charming”, what immediately popped into my head was The Smith’s “This Charming Man”. Taking a walk down memory lane I remember the first time I saw The Smiths, this was on Top of The Pops and I was entranced by the lead singer, wearing a floral shirt, beads and flowers hanging out of his jean’s back pocket singing “This Charming Man”. From Divas D’Este I had the perfect images (from Debonnaire Frenchmen collage sheet) – so here is my trio of flamboyant, floral gentlemen.Here are the trio of tags. I picked the colours from the actual images.

A little bit of stamping.Pink ric rac and heart embellishment.Tags are perfect for using teeny scraps. I used scraps of fabric ribbon stickers, ric rac, etc.

Reminder – I am participating in OWOH. Everyone is welcome to leave a comment – there are no other requirements. Lynne x

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21 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Jan Hennings
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 14:12:20

    and handsome he is 🙂 Beautiful!

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  2. Dot Arnott
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 15:02:39

    Love the pastel colours Lynne. This would make a nice Valentine Card.

    Dotxx

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  3. Ira
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 15:47:13

    All of them such pretty tags again Lynne, lovely images, too! Somehow men were/seemed much more elegant in those days!

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  4. craftytrog
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 16:23:40

    Wonderful images! Your tags are simply charming Lynne! x

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  5. Robin
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 16:33:45

    These tags are so gorgeous and masculine at the same time! Love the way you used the colors from the gentlemen in the tags.

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  6. Rob
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 18:06:11

    Hi Lynne,

    This is my first email update since signing up on my OWOH visit. Your tags are gorgeous, and they are indeed all “Charming Men”.

    Rob

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  7. Cynthia Schelzig
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 20:19:36

    These are fabulous!! Just wonderful how you seem to put your pieces together and make it all work.

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  8. PetraB
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 21:19:02

    Gorgeous and so romantic (sigh)!

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  9. Terry
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 22:11:31

    And yes, they are so charming! Love them all, Lynne!

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  10. Lynn Stevens
    Feb 08, 2011 @ 23:38:36

    Such dapper young men, Wonderful tags! Wouldn’t it have been nice to live during that time, well all except for the cooking and cleaning being much harder. but so romantic!
    hugs Lynn

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  11. michele
    Feb 09, 2011 @ 04:47:22

    love these! xo

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  12. Lucy Edmondson
    Feb 09, 2011 @ 10:25:24

    So pretty!

    Lucy x

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  13. Susan Allan
    Feb 09, 2011 @ 10:31:57

    I like your take on this challenge. Looks like my dad, a truly charming gentleman.
    Sue xx

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  14. june
    Feb 09, 2011 @ 11:00:17

    Ohhh gorgeous tags and i agree, perfect for the challenge this week
    thanks so much for joining in with your gorgeous tags
    hugs June

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  15. Terry
    Feb 09, 2011 @ 16:08:00

    I really do love these charming men, so it is nice to stop in for another visit! I have only done one project for the Smitten class, so I believe you are still ahead of me. I just can’t to seem to find all that I need and the fact that I don’t do “pretty” is hard for me to compromise!!! Have fun!

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  16. Lesley
    Feb 09, 2011 @ 16:10:17

    wow Lynne, nice tags.
    I agree tags are the perfect size to use up those scraps no one wants to throw away.
    Again these are lovely.

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  17. Jack
    Feb 09, 2011 @ 16:56:22

    Not Snow!!!!! And I’ll have Gentleman No. 3 please, lol. Although it was really hard to choose between them they are so fab. xx

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  18. Fliss
    Feb 09, 2011 @ 20:51:03

    Lynne these are so very pretty. Such charming gents too!
    x

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  19. Chris
    Feb 09, 2011 @ 21:35:01

    Love these, Lynne and I’ll bet each one has a story. 🙂

    I can’t get that song out of my head now!

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  20. Marie
    Feb 10, 2011 @ 12:39:33

    Gorgeous tags,Lynne!
    Hugs,
    Marie

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  21. Penny
    Feb 12, 2011 @ 05:28:53

    Such fun images and I love your collaged backgrounds for your tags. You really make a masculine theme look terrific!

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