Monday, March 26, 2007

Bella Luggage tag for VSN

I made a luggage tag this weekend! Of course, I can't find the actually luggage tag holders over here, so I purchased a "document sleeve" made by Herma (remember, used to make Hermafix which is now called Dotto!) and punched a hole at the top for my ribbon.

I made this for another of the VSN challenges, and was very happy with how she turned out. I stamped my Beachabella on confetti white CS, and watercolored her with my watercolor wonder crayons (WWC). After putting some polka dots on her bikini with my white gel pen, I decided I didn't like her beach mat, so I stamped it on the back side of some scrap DSP that was used as the middle layer on the tag, cut it out, and voila! a striped mat! I colored in some sand at her feet, but wanted some dots as well, so using my close to cocoa marker I colored in some of the sand around the crab from Crab & Company and stamped that (after masking her feet of course. Lastly, I stamped Beach Bound up the side. Guess you can take that 2 ways, huh?? :-) I'd love to be bound to the beach!! :-) Just a few more weeks til our trip to Barcelona though, so hopefully I'll see a beach while there.

Supplies:
Stamps: Crab & Company, Beachabella, Rough Edges Alphabet
Paper: Certainly Celery, Petal Patch DSP, Confetty White
Ink: Jet Black Stazon, Chocolate Chip
Accessories: Sponge, Aquapainter, WWC, Celery Organdy Ribbon
TFL!
-Jana

11 comments:

  1. Great tag & cute Bella Jana! I just got her but haven't had a chance to use her yet. This is so cute!

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  2. Love it! When I get my Bella's I'mm emailing you for tips :o)

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  3. too cute! I bought me some of these luggage tags at WalMart but haven't had a chance to play with them yet. love the bella and just the perfect size too !
    Tina

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  4. Great tag! I love Beachabella but haven't gotten her yet..... so many Bella's and so little money! LOL

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  5. Ohhh that is too cute...I love it! I bet as people notice them on your luggage they will be so curious where you got them...and be amazed when you tell them you made it!

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  6. This is super cute, and make sure you check out my blog to see YOUR card there! Thank you so much! It was super cute!

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  7. Cute, cute, cute!! Hope you're beach bound ---- ahhhhh, the thought of laying on a beach -- dreamy!!

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  8. Jana,

    That is one gorgeous luggage tag. Now you have to strap it on a beach bag and vacation in Destin. Beach during the day, stamping with Beate in the evening! :)

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  9. I love them all. Thanks for them all. I am still waiting for some bellas, but I hear they are worth waiting for.

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  10. How fun!!! Great job with the challenge--now you'll have some of the best accessorized luggage ever! :)

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