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Dashing through the Snow Holiday Tag #1

I've spent the past month working really hard on bunch of holiday goodies.  And since I know you all are gearing up for some Holiday crafting there's no time like the present to start posting. 
 
This is tag is easily the simplest tag I've made but I really love it.  You can use any inks for the back ground but I used TH Forest Moss, Peeled Paint and Crushed Olive.  Blend the inks, splatter some water on the tag and finish off with some gold in the Mini Misters! 
 
I used a whole bunch of dies including the new TH Tree Line die all cut on Grunge Board, but carve up some cereal boxes works too.  I cut the Movers and Shapers Mini Jalopy and mounted the Mini Pine Tree on top.  I tied it on the Jalopy with some twine, a gold star and some white glitter glue for snow. 

 
You know how TH brings out these charms for the holiday's...well...I was too early.  But the everyday charms work too.  I stamped some snowflakes using Stampin Up Whisper White Craft Ink randomly along the top.
 
 
Rock Candy Crackle is generously applied to all my die cuts.  Then along the bottom a Small piece of cotton ball for snow.  This makes it look fluffy and light. 

 
This tag was all because I really wanted to stamp my Tall Trees stamp.  I just love this stamp. 

 
Watch for more Christmas Tags in the coming weeks.  These have all been made for upcoming Christmas Parties.  Every year I make something for the staff where my husband works to giveaway. Click HERE to see last years Gift Giveaway.
 
And watch for next week when I show the whole gift put together for the All Things Altered Winter Blog Hop!
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  1. Fabulous.

    Be blessed, Beckie
    http://justbcreativecrazy.blogspot.com

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  2. Love it-----inspiring us for the holidays. Thanks!!!!!
    Anita

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  3. So this is the simplest???? WOW--amazing tag!

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  4. It's been a long time since I dropped in to your blog and you never cease to amaze. I love the tags you have created this fall! I can't wait until I have a bit of time to play again, hopefully before christmas, and I will come back here for inspiration!

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