I made tags to put in pockets because my favorite pocket card was listed with directions. I needed the directions because every time I try this one, I have to learn all over again. And this time I learned you don't want to try this one with flocked or heavily glittered Cardstock. (smile) So I wasted a couple sheets of the stuff but it will go into the scrap pile and you know me and scraps. They don't go to waste.
I made two tags. The top one is an oval with an embossed ornament glued onto it. The recipient could hang it on their tree. The lower one is a Red Castle tag with a Victorine Originals house scene with Merry Christmas stamped on it. I also like to use the middle pocket for a tea bag. Thanks for lookin'.
Date: Thursday, December 19, 2013 GMT Views: 1327
Registered: November 7, 2006 Location: Willamette Valley Oregon Posts: 23643
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:16 PM
yippee, I get to be first! I love your pocket card with the tags...think that's my favorite style also. Have fun...I am busy
'crafting' my house these last few days...lots of friends to visit
soon and I can't hide the mounds of dust any longer!!!
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 82920
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:20 PM
Oh yes, I've been there! This is a great tutorial for double-sided card but only the lighter weights. However, knowing you I am quite sure the discards will be put to very good use. And this is lovely - I like the way the embossed panel over the burlap picks up on the dotted pattern in the paper, and the red & gold ornament against the black is stunning.
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39860
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 @ 3:06 PM
I was going to try this one too but ended up going in another direction. You did a wonderful job here. LOVE your double pocket card. WOW! TFS :0)
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Registered: August 14, 2007 Location: Beautiful British Columbia Posts: 30050
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 @ 3:51 PM
You know, if I saw that piece of burlap sitting on my craft table, I'd probably throw it away......LOL....(per our previous discussions). You used it beautifully, of course.....I really love the strip laying across it too....gorgeous!
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...sure itís got a catchy beat, but can you stamp to it?
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Registered: August 15, 2007 Location: Twin Cities MN Posts: 28732
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 @ 6:27 PM
This is doubly delightful with a duo of tags! Fab design..I love that the top tag could be hung on a tree. Great job on this Carol..I'm sure I would need to check the directions, too..it looks complicated to me..I'm not one for making a lot of things with folds.