How to Create a 10-Minute Tag Using G45 a Christmas Carol

by Donna Espiritu

This series of tags can be done in few easy steps. Can be used as gift tags or decor.


  • A christmas carol 8x8 and 6x6 paper pads
  • Graphic 45 staples - ivory tags (small)
  • Colorbox Graphic 45 Antiquing ink - Venetian Lace
  • Colorbox blending tool
  • Cuttlebug embossing folder
  • Sizzix Big shot
  • Gesso
  • Gauze
  • Beacon Zip dry glue
  • Hot glue gun and stick
  • Paper twine, gold metallic thread
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Emboss the tags with your choice of embossing folder

    Step 2

    Cut out several images from various papers in the 8x8 paper pad.

    Step 3

    Cut out some flowers and leaves too

    Step 4

    Ink the edges of the tags

    Step 5

    Cut three pieces of papers with different patterns. Distress the edges

    Step 6

    Adhere a piece of gauze

    Step 7

    Layer the distressed papers and cut out images as seen in the image

    Step 8

    Tie some trims to complete the tag

    Step 9

    You can cut everything ahead of time before assembling each tag. This way, it's easier and faster.

    Step 10

    Here are the finished tags.

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    Step 14

    Thank you and have fun creating your own tags!