Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Tis the Season to be Jolly and I am sponsoring a Challenge!!

Hello Friends! I have been a little behind on visiting due to spending time with my Girls. We become over-whelmed with the Holidays and I want to make sure they are getting the time they need from me. I hope you all understand!

I accomplished a huge goal of mine this past weekend, I ran my first 5K! You can check out all the details HERE!

We are attending a Holiday Party this weekend and I needed a tag for the gift:

Tag cut from Jolly Holidays Cricut Cartridge
Scallop cut from Accent Essentials
Snowflakes Cuttlebug embossing folder
Tim holtz distressed ink
White flower was a gift
3 Girl Jam Crinkle Ribbon
Snowman and Tis the Season to be Jolly Stamp Docerela
to/from Stamp from Martha Stewart Gingerbread Set
Handmade Stick Pin
Frosty Glitter Skittles DoubleClick
Glitter embossing powder

I am sponsoring Die Cuttin Divas this week!! Challenge # 94 Holiday Spirit!  You have the chance to win a set of my Black Friday Release Skittles! Rudolph Red, Grinch Green and Frosty Glitter!

Entering into:
Die Cuttin Divas: Holiday Spirit
The Kraft Journal: Clean and Simple
Creative Inspirations: Gift Tags
Tuesday throwdown: White Christmas
Party Time Tuesdays: Xmas Theme Gift Tags
Delightful Challenges: Festively Floral
Frosted Design: 2nd day of Xmas - 2 stamps
Clear it Out: Holiday Challenge
Crafty Calender: White Christmas
Pause Dream Enjoy: Forgotten Stash ( I used the flower that I received in February, and the stick pins I made a few years ago!)
Little Scrap Pieces: Make it Sparkle
2 Sisters: Christmas Sparkle
Really Reasonable Ribbon: White on White


  1. Beautiful tag! And congrats on your 5K! That's awesome!!
    visit my blog @ sandy's crafty creations

  2. Thanks for playing along at Clear It Out...fabulous tag..tfs...hope to see you again...Lynn

  3. Congratulations on your first 5K Carri!! That is so awesome!! Your tag is gorgeous!! I love the embossing and the beautiful design!! Have a great evening :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  4. Fabulous tag - love it and congrats on your first 5K :-) Phew!


  5. Very BEAUTIFUL!!Congrats to you!!
    Enjoy your day,

  6. I miss spending time with my girls at the holidays. They grow up and move away before you know it. Congrats on your 5k Your tag is gorgwous. I love the frosted skittles. Hopefully I will have time to create this week

  7. Beautiful tag!
    Congrats on your 5K you must be in top shape with all those running and excercizes you'be been doing...
    Great job!

  8. Oh Carrie, it is so important to spend time with the girls... And this is such a busy time of year anyway. Love your tag.. Hugs

  9. Congrats on your first 5K, doesn't that feel great?!??! Cute tag, I like all the embossing!!

  10. Tis the season to be jolly indeed and your tag just made me smile hUGE! What a fun tag, perfect for the season upon! I"m so proud of you, too - just saw your other blog post - WONDERFUL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  11. Just loveeeeeeeeee this!! I loveeeeeee the embossing and loveeeeeeee the little snowman!!! BEAUTIFUL!!!

  12. This is so sweet! I love the white on white and the touch of glitter is fabulous.
    Congratulations on your run too! Woo hoo!

  13. lovely tag. love the embossed background and the 2 stamps. thanks for joining us at Frosted Designs.

  14. Your tag is beautiful Carri! Love all the white features.

  15. Hey Carri,
    congrats on your first 5K! Wow, how exciting for you:)
    I love your tag especially love how the embossing pops! Your bow is fabulous and love your skittles. I just got them a few days ago (btw, thanks for changing the mailing address for me) Anyway, I plan on using them in some upcoming projects. How sweet of you to sponsor these at Die Cuttin Divas-awesome prize!

    Sherrie K

  16. This is so pretty. Love the embossing.

  17. So pretty Carri. Love the white on white and the embossing!

    Big Congrats on the 5K, it's on my list of things to do:)
    Have a super day tomorrow!

  18. Your tag is so pretty! Great job of putting it all together! Huge congrats on your 5K- I did my first this Fall too :)

  19. This is so cute I just love all the colors you used.
    Thank you for joining us at Creative inspiration paints.
    CI design team member
    DIANA L.

  20. Gorgeous tags with some fab embossing! Thanks for sharing with us at Delightful Challenges this week hugs Susan x

  21. Wow, 5K?! That's amazing! Congrats!

    I love this tag and may scraplift to accompany a hostess gift I'm giving a friend who is generously hosting a pre-Christmas party for the small group of kids and parents at my kids' school. Thanks for the inspiration.

  22. Congrats on the 5Km - that's a great milestone!
    Stunning tag - so vintagy and gorgoeus!
    Thanks for playing at Frosted Designs!

  23. Beautiful tag Carri! LOVE the CAS look!!
    Congrats on running the 5K! That is awesome!!!!!

  24. Beautiful tag! Thanks for joining the challenge at Creative Inspirations Paint! =)

  25. Beautiful white on white tag.love the embossing and skittles!

  26. i love what you've done with the white embossing against the kraft as well as the transparent embellishments! thanks so much for joining us for this challenge at Really Reasonable Ribbon! - Vivian

  27. Hi Carri life is so very short so very precious you are a great mom to recognize your girls needed you. You tag is so pretty love the stick pin and your skittles...5K outstanding what a rewarding accomplishment! Thank you so very much for joining the LSP make it sparkle challenge this week. Karen

  28. Fabulous card the image is simply gorgeous. Thanks for joining in on the fun at Tuesday Throwdown. We look forward to seeing you again.

  29. With all the baking and cake popping I'm missing out on all the fun around here!! ;/

    What a fun tag you made. You have great talents my dear.

    Thank you for the inspiration.


  30. Beautiful tag, Carri! Love the white on white. So glad that you shared with us in our "White Christmas" challenge at Tuesday Throwdown this week. Hope you'll be joining us again next challenge. Happy Holidays.
    NanaConnie TT DT

  31. Fun! Thank you for sharing with us at Clear It Out.

    I invite you to join me at the ANYTHING GOES challenge here: http://tuesdayalchemy.blogspot.com

    Lots of joy,

  32. Charming tag! I love your snowman. Thanks for playing along with us @ Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges.

  33. Great holiday tag! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.

  34. Beautiful tag! All the embossing is terrific!!

    Precious Hugs