Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Part Two Dress Form Gift Tag Set

Hi Dreamers!
Welcome back to Dreamland!  Today, we will look at Part Two of the group of Gift tags with the Tim Holtz Dress Form Stamp.  I used lots of browns and yellows on this group.   Here is the photo of the entire set and you can see the Part One post here.  Take a look at the group photo.

Stamps: Seamless Experience - Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous
Happy Birthday -Lost Coast Designs
Hooks and Eyes - Blockheads Stamps
Sanded Background stamp - Stampin' Up
Inks: Black Archival,  Crushed Curry - Stampin' Up, Rich Cocoa and Espresso Truffle Memento,  Mushroom Adirondack, Antique Linen and Vintage Photo Distress Ink
Picket Fence Distress Marker
Various CS's
Sizzix Tag Die Cut
Corner rounder
Hole Punch
Glue Pen

Embellishments: Ribbons, fabric scraps, glitter, buttons, and rick rack

 Tag #1-Brown

  • Stamp the Dress form with Black Archival ink on Kraft CS
  • Distress with Distress inks
  • Cut the top into the shape of a tag
  • Layer with Black and Kraft
  • Color in some of the open spaces with the Picket Fence Distress Marker
  • Apply a small amount of glue with a glue pen to the white areas and sprinkle some glitter over the glue

  • Punch a hole in side of tag
  • Tie fabric and ribbon through hole
  • Stamp sentiment with Rich Cocoa ink

Tag #2- Yellow

  • Stamp Sanded Background stamp with Crushed Curry ink
  • Stamp Dress form and ruler with Rich Cocoa ink
  • Stamp hook and eyes with black
  • Glue a rectangle of Kraft CS to top of tag and punch hole in center
  • Tie fabric scrap through hole
  • Distress edges with Antique Linen DI

Tag #3-Yellow with buttons

  • Stamp the background elements with Crushed Curry and Mushroom inks
  • Stamp Dress form with Espresso Truffle ink
  • Distress with distress inks
  • Round corners
  • die cut a tag from dark brown CS and cut off the top
  • Glue the top of the die cut tag to top of dress form piece

  • Add rick rack, ribbon, and buttons

*******Challenges and Linky Parties for my Dress form Gift Tag set:
An Inky Situation Linky Party: brown and/or orange
Craft Room: something new---This stamp set is new to me
Cuttin and Stampin: monochromatic card

So, let me think.  What will I have next??  I have been working on some Stampsmith projects......  Hmmm.  I am trying to use my new stamps that I haven't gotten a chance to play with yet.  Well, maybe something in that category.  Stayed tuned!  I will have Something fun for you!   See you soon.  Love ya.


  1. Karen they are so pretty .....gorgeous colours too x

  2. Gorgeous tag Laren love the colors and the stamp, thanks for sharing with us at the Craft Room Challenge, Debi x

  3. Love the tags :) especially with the buttons a great contribution to the craftroom challenge
    Von ☺

  4. Thank you for Linking Up at An Inky Situation. Your project is featured on our Facebook Page today and linked to your blog!
    An Inky Situation Page on Facebook
    :) Janis
    Shop Stampin' Up! with me

  5. Just wonderful. Thank you so much for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas “Anything Goes“ Linky Party.

    Craftin Desert Diva's

  6. Love the dress form, my MIL is a professional seamstress, and works for the local theater here in Halifax. She would love this. Thanks for linking up with Craftin' Desert Divas.

  7. Wow, how cool these tags are! Thanks so much for joining in at the Cuttin' and Stampin' Challenges!


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