Saturday, December 19, 2015

International Ambassadors Unofficial Gift Tag Blog Hop

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We so excited that you are joining us for the last International Ambassadors Unofficial Blog Hop for 2015 - but keep watching out for us as we will be back in 2016, with lots of new ideas and inspiration.  I hope you are enjoying stopping by each Blog as much as we love seeing you visit and are and are finding a lot of inspiration - each of us has our own style and I am sure there is something to inspire everyone. This month we are sharing our projects with you - we are creating Gift Tags.

No more last minute rush to buy gift tags - you can create your own - I hope you enjoy what we are sharing today!!

Spellbinders Products: 
Preferred Partner Products:
Other: Alphabet Stickers; Fringed Ribbon; Red recycled button; Teal patterned paper; small script stamp; brown cardstock; green cardstock; liquid glue

1. Cut/emboss one Baby Bunting #6  (31 being the smallest) using Whirl White.
2. Use the Die as a Stencil by sponging the inside edges of the Die using Golden Glitz and a Sponge Dauber.

3. Before removing the Die, stamp the right hand edge using a small script stamp and Espresso Truffle Ink.
4. Cut/emboss one Vintage Medallions Three using teal patterned paper.
5. Cut Medallion in half and adhere one half to the left side of the bunting.
6. Adhere sentiment stickers as shown on main photo
7. Cut/emboss one Reindeer using Whirl White, colour using Delicata Gold and Sponge Daubers.
8. Adhere a strip of brown cardstock behind the filigree on the reindeer.
9. Adhere to the tag using liquid glue.
10 Add bling to the Vintage Medallion Three and a red bling to the Reindeer's Nose.
11 Cut/emboss one swirl from Cinch and Go using green cardstock, adhere to the top of the tag
12 Add fringed ribbon and secure by gluing a red button, add bling to the center of the button

hope you have enjoyed my tutorial, make sure you pop in and visit the other International Ambassadors - these girls are amazing - each one is picked to be an Ambassador for their country because they are seasoned designers and so inspiring, they also stand as talented designers in their own right - as you will see!!!  The list of International Ambassadors is below, in case you get lost along the way.

Yvonne van de Grijp - Netherlands
Christine Emberson - England
  Linda Lucas - Australia (you are here)

Thank you for your comments and all of the support you give me - you make blogging such an amazing place to be!! Your encouragement is such a blessing for me - it makes my day! God bless you!
{{{Hugs}}} and happy crafting


  1. This is lovely Linda - I suspect this would be appreciated as much as any gift it may be attached to.

  2. Hi
    Love your tag, the dies are so usefull
    Pat x

  3. Morning Linda, I have definitely enjoyed your tutorial, thank you, your tag is stunning and has my favourite reindeer on it too, Gorgeous !!
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  4. Hi Linda, Thank you for sharing this wonderful christmas gift tag with us and of course the wonderful tutorial. Janelle x

  5. This tag is so pretty! The colors are refreshing an d elegant at the same time! TFS! Hope you have a wonderful Christmas!!

  6. Hi Linda, What a lovely tag and a great idea to use the baby bunting die rather than the usual tag die. I'm really enjoying this hop and am already looking forward to the 2016 ones :)
    Bejay x

  7. Gorgeous tag, love the reindeer. Dianne

  8. Very pretty I love how you've off set the stamping and die

  9. Beautiful tag like how you stamped the script before removing the die ,love the reindeer

  10. That is just so pretty, thanks for the idea...luv Ursula x

  11. A lovely tag, love the deer.
    Di B.

  12. Linda, Your wonderful creations always amaze me. I love this tag. Thank you for sharing your creations. Have a blessed holiday season, ~blessings, Louise

  13. Gorgeous! What a wonderful tag for someone to receive. Thanks for sharing.


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