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Hello all,
The project I'd like to share with you today is very quick and easy to make and uses stamps from two of the sugar and spice stamp sets - 'In a word' and 'Love and Laughter. 

I have to admit I am more than a bit partial to the odd glass of vino as are many other folk I know ;-) and I think giving a bottle of nice wine is often a great way to say thank you to someone.  As with all gifts, it's lovely to receive something that's nicely presented so I thought I'd try my hand at making a wine tag that could be personalised depending on the recipient.  And here is my finished tag:

I started by cutting patterned paper measuring 6" long and 3" wide.  I used a basic grey 6 x 6 paper pad as the paper needs to be of cardstock weight. 
I scored the paper horizontally 2" from the top then used a 1 and a quarter circle punch to make my hole for the bottle. 
The next step was to use a border punch to make the tag edges which I attached to the tag sides. 
I attached two pieces of ribbon and made a small bow and stuck these onto the tag horizontally. 
I stamped the flower heart once as a whole image and in a row along the edge of a piece of co-ordinating cardstock and then cut very small strips to place next to tag edges and cut around the hearts to make the scalloped border at the bottom. 
I stamped the circular frame and the with love words from the In a word set to make the circular embellishment. 
To finish I added a pin, a few beads and gems and attached my tag to the bottle. 
Here are a couple of close ups:

Thanks for looking,
Nic 

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  1. is is great Nic, I may even have to start drinking to get one !!! I love the use of the heart stamp for the edge. very inventive :)

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