Monday, December 2, 2013

Tag on a CARD Challenge (Tag! You're It)

Tag You're It! Winners:

First Class Card:  #5 Tracy F

In the Mailbox Cards:  #1 Carol L and #3 Dena J.  

Congratulations! Please email me at with either First Class Tag or Mailbox Tag as applicable as your subject and I'll send you your badge for your blog!  Thanks so much everyone for playing along with our challenge!
~Sandy, CIE Host

Hello, it's time for a new Cards in Envy challenge that starts today, December 2nd, and ends on December 15th.  The theme is TAG! YOU'RE IT which means we want to see CARDS that feature a TAG.  Don't be confused and think that we want to see a tag or gift tag.  We still want A2 cards (4.25" x 5.5") that have a tag on it somewhere--itty bitty tag, mini tag, regular size tag (as long as it fits on an A2 card) or a tag shaped card BUT it still must be the A2 size.  And as always cards linked for this challenge must be relatively flat to fit in an envelope for mailing (regular postage--no extra stamps). That's why our challenge is named CARDS IN ENVY!

Our Designers had a lot of fun with this theme and present you with some fabulous ideas and inspiration!

Danie created this fabulous Christmas Reindeer Tag Card--a simple design but so perfect for this challenge1

 Debbie, Scrap Enabler 
Debbie created this adorable birthday card!  At first glance you are probably saying...where's the tag???  Well, there are EIGHT TAGS on Debbie's card!  The pinwheel style flower is created from 8 folded TAGS!

Denise created this beautiful floral TAG card in a tag shape but it is still an A2 card! If you look closely at the photo, you can see the inside top slightly open that shows that it is a card, not just a tag!

Karen created this pretty pink and green birthday card with a large tag for the sentiment, the button on the flower is flat so that her card still fits in a envelope for first class mailing!

Kristie created a darling hugs & kisses card with hearts and a white tag.  The colors on this card are wonderful!

 Lisa created a tag in a "pocket" for her card to create this fun and whimsical Christmas card!

Marilyn created a tag out of part of her sentiment for her card.  A great way to showcase a tag!

 Patricia, Thinking of Inking
Patricia created a card with a bit larger tag to showcase both her image and her sentiment for this adorable birthday card!

Sandy (Challenge Host) Sandy's Crafty Creations
I created a quick Christmas card with some fun Martha Stewart Mat Papers and a Pre-Made tag.

 Wendi also created a card with a larger tag and a pocket for a charming Christmas Wishes card!

Now it's your turn. But first a few reminders:
  1. No square cards.  All cards entered must be A2 size (4.25" x 5.5")
  2. No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4")
  3. Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  4. No Back Linking.  Cards must be created after our challenge begins AND the post to your blog or online album must be during the challenge dates.
  5. Entry must be for the current theme: Tag! You're It (And Must be a CARD not just a tag).
Our Designers will be voting on their favorite cards which will be announced on the Wednesday following the close of the challenge. We will have one FIRST CLASS and three or more IN THE MAILBOX.  Each chosen will receive one of our fun badges for their blog! The winners will also be announced on our Facebook Page, so come Like us so you'll know quickly if you were a winner.

Additional rules can be found under the Challenge Guidelines tab at the top under our blog header.

Please read before linking to our challenge!  All of our challenges are for A2 (4.25"x 5.5") CARDS ONLY.  This challenge is for TAGS ON A CARD.  Please do not link tags only, tags on bags or gift tags.  Your tag MUST be on a card to be linked to our challenge.  I have had to delete several entries, so please read our challenge requirements and rules. Thank you! ~Sandy, Cards in Envy Host


  1. Another awesome challenge and DT display.xx

  2. I had fun coming up with a card with a tag on it! Great Challenge! Thanks for doing this challenge!


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