Jolly Blogger’s Post 1: Merry Gentlemen Tag

Smeared ink Jolly Bloggers Blog Hop Day 1

Welcome Jolly Bloggers and Merry Hoppers! For Day 1 of the blog hop, I’ve created a tag that I hope you’ll like. The finished size is 4 3/4″ by 2 3/8″. Starting with a manila shipping tag, I removed the string and attached Green Metallic textured cardstock from American Craft. The gents are a stamp from PaperArtsy Minis (MN03–Dapper Men) stamped with black ink on cream cardstock. I printed the sentiment on white cardstock in Poor Richard font. Tear both of these to make a deckle edge. Inked the fellows edge with Pine Green Whispers die ink. Mount the sentiment onto American Craft red foil cardstock. The ribbon is from American Craft as well and the poinsettia stickers are from Sandy Lion Essentials. Hope you enjoy and would love your feedback! Be sure to visit all the blogs at the Smeared Ink 12 Days of Christmas blog hop by clicking on the blinkie to your right or start out right here at ! Happy Crafting! P.


20 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Tami
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 13:00:09

    such rich greens and reds. Love that the gentlemen don’t look too merry


  2. Rhonda
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 15:02:09

    something very comforting about this. I like it!


  3. Jane
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 15:44:52

    A lovely tag love the colours
    Luv Jane xxx


  4. Alison
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 16:08:25

    This is a fabulous tag! Love the image and sentiment. Awesome job!


  5. sugar
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 16:12:55

    Awesome girl! took us a minute to find it..but worth the wait!!

    love the old images!!


  6. Alex
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 16:21:10

    Love this! what a great tag, I love tags 🙂 and the gentlemen are just wonderful.


  7. Tracey
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 17:53:45

    So elegant I love it


  8. Donna Mundinger
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 20:26:51

    Fabulous tag! Love those Merry Gentlemen and the poinsettias are lovely! xxD


  9. lisa
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 21:25:59

    love the tag! the seintment is great! wonderful job!


  10. Steph
    Dec 01, 2010 @ 23:57:49

    Love this tag! Great sentiment even tho those men dont look too Merry… probalby tired of being dragged around the mall by their wives 🙂 Beautiful reds and greens and I like the bling on the poinsettias.


  11. Kapree
    Dec 02, 2010 @ 00:34:39

    great tag! Love the colors…so dark and ….great! a mighty fine pair of gents! can’t wait to see what you come up with next!


  12. Atticelf
    Dec 02, 2010 @ 10:45:38

    Loving all the texture on this – great tag!


  13. Kelli
    Dec 02, 2010 @ 10:54:57

    I totally love that tag!!!! Its amazing!


  14. Dianne
    Dec 02, 2010 @ 15:37:58

    Those merry gentlemen sure don’t look happy I love the tag & the inked deckled edges of the sentiment. Great job!


  15. blackdragon
    Dec 02, 2010 @ 20:22:26

    I love the tardy look on those chaps faces… great tag and deep rich colours.
    love lynx


  16. kristie taylor
    Dec 02, 2010 @ 23:22:14

    nice colors!!!


  17. denise
    Dec 03, 2010 @ 14:50:06

    ahoy…sometimes i feel like these gentlemen. love the shades of red and green


  18. Jessica
    Dec 05, 2010 @ 13:33:53

    Intensely fabulous!!


  19. Meredith Winston
    Dec 06, 2010 @ 16:33:09

    soooooooooo handsome!!


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