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Wednesday, 29 December 2010

Fabric Tag Book


The current swap challenge on the Art 'n' Soul Flickr group is to make a tag book.  Any shape and any medium, but the theme is 'beautiful buttons'.

I chose to use fabric for my book which consists of four pages.

I cut the tag shapes with a Sizzix Bigz die 'Tag, Super Scallop Crescent' using various fabric scraps.

Each tag page is a sandwich of fabric, light wadding, brown paper and more fabric.  I embellished the pages with various buttons, lace and ribbons.

Here are all the pages









Try as I might, I just cannot get the photos to appear side by side (I managed it with the first two - don't know how!)

The challenge runs until 30th January, so I'm nice and early!

11 comments:

MARY PERNULA said...

This is just awesome.................Thanks for taking time to show us...............your hand made craft. HUGS MARY

Terry said...

This is such a unique project! Love the fabric book! Have a very Happy New Year!

Marlene said...

Just gorgeous, love it!
xxx
Marlene

Deborah said...

Wonderful tag book Sherry! Like that you have made it squishy by using wadding. I think the reason you can't get the other pictures to sit side by side is that they are too wide for the column - if you made them a bit smaller and therefore thinner they should work.

Maureen said...

great tag book Sherry, must get mine started

Viv's Visuals said...

Brill book Sherry!

Mrs A. said...

Yips. Love those pages. Mine is still in the what shall I make stage. Nothing is springing to mind at the moment. Probably cos I'm in Owl mode and teapot stands. Blimey just had a blinding thought.Gotta go!!

Genie said...

Beautiful work Sherry,
I have started one today, so hopefully will have it finished by end of Jan.
Happy New Year. xx

Meggymay said...

Wow, its absolutely fabulous. Someone will be lucky in the swap.
Happy New Year. xx

My name is CINDY...... said...

wowee, I'm definitely entering now!!

Deedra said...

I am definitely loving your blog!!! AWESOME!!