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Wednesday, September 29, 2010

As the Summer Sun Fades...

This week's Tag Tuesday challenge is to use a calendar. I was inspired by the golden shades in this Paris paper to create a tag for the fading of summer into fall. We've also had some cooler temperatures here in TX, so I have fall on the brain.

For my tag base, I used the patterned Paris paper and then adhered the calendar, which I tore from my mini calendar above my desk. I added the gold clock charm to signify time, and to cover the "2010" on my calendar. It looked like a little pocket watch, so I added the gold chain.


I typed the sentiment on my old typewriter and added the vintage velvet ribbon hanger.

It's that time of year again, and I've already been busy making holiday decorations and gifts. I'll have so much to share - as soon as I can get some of them completed!

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22 Comments:

Blogger Jacqueline said...

Beautiful collage!

September 29, 2010 at 9:14 AM  
Blogger Suzanne C said...

Beautiful! Love the layers of details and embellishments.

September 29, 2010 at 9:18 AM  
Blogger Faye said...

Such a gorgeous collage tag. You have so many wonderful details.

September 29, 2010 at 11:05 AM  
Blogger Julie Boeck said...

Fantastic tag! I love all the layers!

September 29, 2010 at 2:47 PM  
Blogger Scrapping With Sherry said...

Well if they are anything like this I am excited. I think your tag is just charming! I have been busy also and know what you mean by needing to finish them! It would only take a little here and a little there...

~Sherry

September 29, 2010 at 5:30 PM  
Blogger Evelyn S. said...

What a fabulous mix of items....love the rich color, too!

September 29, 2010 at 7:37 PM  
Blogger Lyneen said...

WONDERFUL, Wonderful, Wonderful collage. Great tag for the challenge! LOVE the sentiment.

September 29, 2010 at 11:33 PM  
Blogger Cindy Adkins said...

OH--this is just beautiful!!! And love the clock and chain...and beautiful colors!!!
XO

September 30, 2010 at 12:57 AM  
Blogger Helen said...

This is such a lovely tag with loads of interest!

September 30, 2010 at 2:22 AM  
Blogger Ellen said...

great layering , love all the soft colours

September 30, 2010 at 5:15 AM  
Blogger Louise (KardKrazy) said...

a brilliantly collaged tag! Lovely!

September 30, 2010 at 10:13 AM  
Blogger Silvia(Barnie) said...

Fantastic holiday tag, great elements.

September 30, 2010 at 1:05 PM  
Blogger woodandfabric said...

Such a lovely Tag! So lucky to have an old typewriter! Great work! *Ü*

September 30, 2010 at 1:30 PM  
Blogger Linda Robinson said...

What a beautiful Vintage tag.

September 30, 2010 at 1:32 PM  
Blogger Cindy Adkins said...

I just popped over to say "hi" and so glad that you visited!!
XO

September 30, 2010 at 7:58 PM  
Blogger sweetlaraine said...

I love the shades of fall. Your collage tag is just beautiful!
laraine

October 1, 2010 at 10:52 AM  
Blogger Carola Bartz said...

Beautiful tag - and you used the same little clock embellishment as I did!

October 1, 2010 at 7:34 PM  
Blogger Hellemor said...

Lovely collage tag. Love the little clock

October 2, 2010 at 6:54 AM  
Blogger Claudia said...

Beautiful Collage, great work!

October 2, 2010 at 10:56 AM  
Blogger Oxana said...

Simply gorgeous!!!

October 3, 2010 at 4:42 AM  
Blogger The Paint Splash said...

Beautiful work. Love the clock I used a picture of my grandmother from 1916 hope you can come by and see it. Debbie

October 4, 2010 at 7:44 PM  
Blogger minnie_mac said...

Love that paper and all the elements. Gorgeous tag.

October 5, 2010 at 8:45 AM  

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