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Sunday, 15 May 2011

STAMPTACULAR # 111 Pink-a-licious

Our lovely "boss" Priscilla at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge really did challenge me this week with her "Pink-a-licious" theme.  Of course I like pink and have often made cards with pink on them but this week we want to see a stamped image on a project that is entirely pink and that was harder than I thought it would be.
This week we are sponsored by The Stamping Boutique who have your choice of FOUR fabulous digis up for grabs.
I decided to make some little tags instead of a card and I used the stamping boutique image from - yup, you guessed it - The Stamping Boutique. OK so I snuck in a little white, some grey at the windows and my flower centres and the lamp part of the lamp post are yellow, and I used a tiny bit of white and pink paper but you have to admit - it is pretty darn pink!
My photo shows the front view of one tag and the back view of another one.
I coloured my image (which I had to crop slightly to fit the tag) with virtually every one of my pink Copic markers.  The tag itself is cut using best matey Julie's new dies.  Definitely something for my own wish list I think. (PS - Julie tells me the tag die is made by Go Kreate and they are currently in stock at The Craft Barn in the UK)  The great thing about tags is that they require very little paper and I'm afraid I have no idea what papers I used because they all came from my scrap draw.  A few punched flowers and a bit of ribbon and I figure these pink-a-licious little items will be perfect for sending crafty stash to a couple of lovely blog buddies.

Please drop by my teamies and share some love with them and do come and play with us this week.  We would love to see just how pink you can be!

19 comments:

Dena said...

Oh girl! What an awesome tag! So cute. I love that fun digi!
I hope you are well and not working too hard!
Have a great day Lesley!
Dena

Gry said...

Hi Lesley! You have made some beautiful tags! Really liked that stamp you have used, with all the details!

Thanks for nice comments on my blog!

Hugs, Gry

Faye said...

The pinkness caught my eye in my dashboard and I have to say I'm glad I took a closer look at this faberonny tag. Have a great week. xxx

Anneke said...

this is such a cute tag and i like the colors.
the stamp is realy gorgeous

Tiets said...

this is really fabulous!! love the colors and the details.
Hugs Tiets

Céline said...

Hi Lesley!
your tags are absolutly amazing, what a fun idea!
hugs
céline

Mrs A. said...

Pink is good. Pink is great. I vote that we have an everything pink week once /twice/thrice a year. Hugds Mrs A.

Bron said...

WOW you did an awseome job of this challenge. The tages are ace. Hugs from Bron :D

Linda C said...

Very Pretty In Pink!! That tag die is something I am drooling over. Can you tell us where she found it. Love the little shop one especially.

jojoscraps said...

Yur tags are perfect! It doesn't look like the pink was a challenge for you at all.
If you pop over to my blog, I have some candy up for grabs.
Have a great week
Jo xx

debby4000 said...

Oh these are so gorgeous.
luv
Debby

Marianne said...

You made some very prety tags. Love the stamps you used on them.
And your mix and match colors pink are beautiful.
Hugs Marianne

Craftilicious said...

They are so pretty - the stamp fits the shape perfectly :-)

Dawn B. said...

Lesley these tags turned out great. I love the little flower you added. Gives it great dimension. Fabulous coloring.

Jules said...

Hi Lesley

Definitely pretty in pink!!!!

It is surprising just how much you can fit on a small tag (the one you have used here is a great shape .. .. not surprised it has been added to your shopping list).

Love Jules xx

p.s. Thanks for calling by and helping with the cake LOL!!

Vicky said...

Hi sweetie wow have I missed some gorgeous creations they are fabulous especially your treat boxes they are just awesome.
These tags are just so cute I think I would find this challenge hard as well but ay you have certainly conquered it shug. These are fab.
Thanks soooo much for your messages hun you always make me smile & cheer me up & thank you for just stopping by I know how busy you always are hun & I certainly wouldnt expect you to comment on all my creations sweetie so no more saying sorry ok.....lol. Take care hun & dont work too hard....well try not to.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Julie said...

Fabby tags matey!! Sorry it's taken me so long to say so!! Saw these in the making, and was as wowed as ever by your precision and attention to detail!! Gorgeously pretty in pink! - They're Go Kreate tags, btw!! Hugs, Juliexx

Lindsey said...

This is great! I LOVE pink but have to admit that I would struggle to make anything ALL pink! You have done a great job.
Linds x

*Vicki* said...

Oh my gosh!! These tags are so very creative and fun!! Love the colors!! Thanks for sharing! Smiles, *Vicki*