December 23, 2011

25 Days of Christmas Tags - Day 25

For those of you who are Canadian or know a Canadian you know how we feel about our Timmies.  Tim Horton's coffee is a Canadian staple.  The Tim Hortons chain was founded in 1964 in Hamilton, Ontario by the lengedary NHL hockey player Tim Horton.  You will hear Canadians say all the time--I need my Timmies.  Just a bit of history. 

Well last year their holiday bag inspired me when I immediately saw the Papertrey colours Terra Cotta Tile and Vintage Cream.  I created a card back a while ago for submission but it was a reject.  My Terra Cotta didn't go on well or dry well at all--a bust.  So for my 25th tag I used the bag for inspiration and then used Pure Poppy instead.  I am also posting my 'reject' card done in Terra Cotta.  Posting a recap of all 25 tags is coming, but I did photograph a picture of all the yummy tags in their basket and placed it at the bottom of this post.. 

Merry Christmas to all of you and I hope the holidays, whatever you celebrate, are filled with love and joy.

The rejected card.

All Supplies are from Papertrey Ink unless otherwise noted:

Cardstock: Kraft, Vintage Cream, Terra Cotta Tile
Stamps:  On Ice, Winter Penguins, Peace Be Still
Ink: Terra Cotta, Pure Poppy, Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Dies: Tag Sale #1, Limitless Layers 1.75", Half and Half
Other:  Assorted Copics, Stickles, Twine

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Anonymous said...

Tracey, what a beautiful set of tags in the basket! So many lovely details on each. Beautifully done!
Merry Christmas!

Marlena M. said...

Your tags are incredible Tracey! Have a blessed Christmas. ;)

Joyce said...

Oh, I love this tag. And the card is super, too. They don't know what they are talking about to reject a clever card like that! But, you know you must be in good company--I have seen so many amazing cards that never made it into publication. I love the combination of snow and skates--a perfect match.

Sabr said...

so many gorgeous tags!! and you've reminded me of something we still need to do this holiday season - ice skating!!

Lisa Elton said...

Love this tag and card combo Tracey. You've done a simply delightful job on ALL 25 of your tags ;)

DIANA L. said...

Nice basket of tags. I see some papers in there that I have.

Courtney K said...

great tag 7 card - love how you used the bag as inspiration. and what an awesome photo of your basket of tags!

Marybeth said...

I love all your tags and so nice to just have them ready in a basket when you need them. You did a beautiful job on all of them. Love the skate tags never bought that set but I do love it. Merry Christmas Tracy!

Neusinha said...

Your tags are gorgeous. Feliz Natal

Suzanne Russell said...

Tracey, what a wonderful collection of tags-each one as special as the next. I hope you have enjoyed your Christmas day. Best wishes and Happy New Year!