Sunday, June 12, 2011

Canvas Tag Bag


They aren't pink. No friends named Dumbo. (Which is totally alright with me, I never really cared for that part of Dumbo anyway...) However, the elephants are on parade today for my entry in the Fabulous Frames Denami Blog Hop.


If you've arrived from the talented blog of Wendy, then you are right on track!

I pulled out Denami's sweet elephant stamp and paper pieced him in some coordinating colors to match the transparency frame that I spray painted a light bay blue. After adding a touch of May Arts ribbon and trim, I adhered them all to a canvas tag and then added a cool sand colored boutique button.


I think I've found out my favorite way to decorate a gift bag without worring about a mis-stamp or mess-up!

The next stop on the Hop is Amy. She is sure to wow you with her creation! Thank you for visiting! Here's a few more details about today's hop!
 
When: The blog hop starts on June 12 at 6 AM, PST. However, you have until June 13, 2011, 11:59 pm PST, to leave comments on all the blogs (to be eligible for a prize).
Why: To be inspired by beautiful creations featuring DeNami Design stamps and also the chance to win mini shopping sprees on the DeNami Design website!
Prizes: We are giving away THREE $20 gift certificates to our website! We'll be giving away one gift certificate to a random participant (DT members not eligible) and then we'll also be giving away TWO gift certificates to TWO people who comment along the hop!
 

68 comments:

  1. Karen, what a sweet way to dress up a giftie!

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  2. Now how creative is *that*!!
    This is absolutely darling! :o)

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  3. Awesomeness Miss Karen!!! Thanks for sharing and have a great day!!

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  4. those elephants are too cute! Love the canvas tag with the bag!

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  5. Very creative! Love the soft colors.

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  6. what an adorable way to decorate a gift bag. Might have to lift this idea.

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  7. I love it! It works perfectly - what a fantastic gift bag!

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  8. This is darling, Karen! I love all the little details you added to this bag- it all works together perfectly!

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  9. What a totally cool canvas tag! Your elephants look great with that wonderful frame. :)

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  10. What a great way to decorate a gift bag! And you could make a coordinating card.

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  11. Karen, this is absolutely adorable! Love it!

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  12. such cuteness, karen! love the canvas tag:)

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  13. This is just darling Karen! What a GREAT idea to decorate a bag! LOVE the frame and the two elephants and the twine and button! LOVE it to pieces!

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  14. Absolutely adorable!! Who even cares what's 'in' the bag, the bag itself is a gift on its own :)

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  15. This is such a fun gorgeous one... love it :)

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  16. So cute! I'd love to get a gift bag decorated like that. Great job!

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  17. Awesome bag Karen!! And congrats making the May Arts DT. VERY well deserved!!! :-)

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  18. Oh...this is adorable! If I received this, I'd put in an open frame on a shelf in my little baby's room. So sweet.

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  19. What a clever and creative way to dress up a gift bag. Very sweet!

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  20. How totally cute Karen! Love those cutie elephants!

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  21. What a wonderful idea! Just LOVE your gift bag!

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  22. I love the paper piecing, and those elephants are so darn cute. Someone will be very lucky to get this bag.

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  23. Love how you used the transparency. Super cute tag too!

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  24. Absolutely fabulous Karen! The bag is positively ADORABLE! Love the materials you've used too!

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  25. Super cute project Karen, this would make a lovely gift bag for a baby shower.
    Jenny :)

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  26. Adorable. love that elephant image--I use it often!

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  27. Just so adorable!!! I love this idea! :)

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  28. what a cute idea...love how you made the canvas tag!

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  29. Ooo what a great gift bag! I love the fuzzy tan fluffs on between the cording - is that the May Arts ribbon? Very cool! The tag is a great idea!

    Hugs!

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  30. Ribbon and fabric plus a little cuteness - just perfect!!!

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  31. Karen your tote bag is so cute with those elephants. You dressed them up.

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  32. Love those little guys! I'm really feeling the need to get my hands on an elephant stamp...

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  33. Just darling. I love the natural colors in the project and I LOVE the frame behind the elephants!

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  34. How cute, love those little elephants!

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  35. Karen I love this idea! That is the cutest tag!

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  36. This is such a sweet way to dress up a gift bag. I love this idea.

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  37. SOOOO cute! What a great way to spruce up a gift bag! Thanks for the kind words, too!

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  38. This is DARLING!!! I think I've found a new way to decorate my gift bags...THANKS!!!

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  39. Who cares what's inside when you see a darling bag decorated like you've done ~ very cute!

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  40. Perfect little tag, Karen! Love the little elephants.

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  41. Love this! I would love to receive a gift bag decorated like this. Great job!

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  42. how adorable! that is a GREAT way to decorate!!!! :D

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  43. Such a cute way to decorate a bag. Love it! ;D

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  44. I love this gift bag Karen! That elephant is so stinkin' cute! I think I'm gonna have to get that one soon! =)

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  45. LOVE that canvas tag and the way you embellished it with those super duper cute elephants, frame, buttons, etc!!! Such an ADORABLE gift bag!!!

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  46. I love this!! I agree this is a have to do way to tag a gift thanks so much for sharing!! Peggy

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  47. The elephant parade's too cute:-) Love the canvas! Thanks for sharing, definitely a project to keep stored for inspiration:-)

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  48. Absolutely adorable! Soooooo creative!

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  49. Super Cute! Thanks for sharing!

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  50. What a great way to add pizzazz to a plain bag! I love this idea.

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  51. What a super cute gift bag!

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  52. what a great idea! I never know what to do with the bags...thanks for sharing.

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  53. Pretty nifty idea! Great transparency frame. TFS joy4umetoo at hotmail dot com

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  54. Such a cute bag! I would love to get that myself - love the elephants!

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  55. Those elephants have great flair!! :) Michelle @ you are glowing!

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  56. So so cute Karen

    Thank you for sharing!

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  57. Love that the sneak peak at Paper Crafts is showing some of your fabulous cards in the giveaway.

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  58. GASP! I love LOVE this! Beautiful colors - canvas just makes me SMILE!

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  59. Cuteness! I love your canvas tag with the elephants.

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  60. too cute! love the cute elephants and love that you used a banner for tag. too fun!

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