Thursday, November 1, 2018

25 Days of Christmas Tags!

Happy Thursday crafty friends and welcome to day one of the 25 Days of Christmas Tags event hosted by Tracey McNeeley aka In My Creative Opinion ! This is the 8th year that Tracey has hosted this event and Simon Says Stamp is thrilled to get the ball rolling on Day 1!

Each day up to November 25th there will be a different company sponsoring with fabulous crafty giveaways and prizes to be won PLUS the company design teams will be joining in with lots of gorgeous Christmas Tags for our inspiration!

By joining in with the event YOU could win a $50 gift card to Simon Says Stamp! How awesome is that! ;-) 

I chose the beautiful poinsettia from the Simon Says Stamp Winter Flowers set. I love this series of flowers by Simon Says Stamp, the dot detail on them is such fun.  I first stamped my poinsettia in Copic friendly ink with my stamp postioner and colored it with my favorite christmas reds. I then created a mask and partially cut it out to stamp my leaves. I used my second stamp positioner to stamp the leaves once again in the black ink and colored them in.

Once that was done I re-stamped the pointsettia with Versamark Ink and used gold embossing powder. I followed the same steps for the leaves.

I then die cut my tag and again with Tonic specialty paper. I used the same Tonic paper and embossed my sentiment from the Tiny Word Christmas set in white. I used foam tape to place the strip on the tag. I used a some Lawn Trimmings in Peppermint and some ribbon from my stash for the topper.

 CLICK HERE  to visit Tracey's blog where there is more information about how you can win the fabulous prizes that are up for grabs!

Thanks for taking the time all the products used are linked and listed below. Affiliate links used at no extra cost to you!



  1. WOW Kim, this is a stunning tag! I am SO inspired and excited about this event every year and THIS is exactly why. Thanks for sharing.

  2. This is really lovely, Kim. I'm going to try something like this!

  3. Gorgeous poinsettia tag with the gold embossing.

  4. This is so pretty, Kim. Great tag, and thanks for the fabulous inspiration.
    Karen Letchworth

  5. Stunning tag Kim! the poinsttia is so beautifully coloured and I love the circle shape and gold embossing, so pretty :-)

    Hope you have a fab weekend
    Lols x x x

  6. I love your beautiful round tag! The colors are so bright and vivid and this modern poinsettia looks amazing!

  7. Gorgeous and elegant tag! Lovely coloring, so much depth and richness.

  8. The poinsettia glows.
    It looks like taffeta.
    the gold embossing is
    gorgeous. thanks for

  9. Love the layered tag - the colours are gorgeous and it is just as lovely as an ornament as a tag!

  10. Beautiful tag! The copic coloring of the flowers and the tonic paper are gorgeous together.

  11. Pretty, especially with the embossing!

  12. Hi. Its the firsr year ive seen this. I clicked through to Tracy's blog and when I click on leave a comment the screen just goes blank for a moment then back to this page. Any idea what I should do please? Xx

  13. So pretty! Love the round shape and the beautiful bloom at the centre.

  14. Gorgeous tag! Your coloring on the poinsettia is amazing. The combination of the gold embossing and the specialty paper really makes this tag extra special.

  15. This is very pretty. Your coloring is fantastic!

  16. Oh wow ! How pretty is this tag ! You did an awesome job on that flower. Thanks for sharing. Love, Marjorie