11_CCC33This week's challenge at Studio L3 brings us to page 56 of Tim Holtz's great book, the Compendium of Curiousities.  I tried a few things but didn't love them.  Then I pulled out an old embellie box and found this hinge from Making Memories.  Love how you can hide a private note or whatnot with a hinge.  I put a stamped sentiment behind this one. Voila!

 

 

 

 11_CCC33AInked the tag with distressings. Stamps are by Tim Holtz, Stampers Anonymous and Hampton Arts. Bling is Basic Grey. Black door knob is Enamel Accents (Ranger). Thanks for taking a look!

 

10 Comments

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  2. tolegranny on February 24, 2011 at 4:26 pm

    I love the hinge. I might try that one of these days.



  3. Deborah on February 24, 2011 at 4:46 am

    I love the hinge and door! What a fabulous tag and such a great idea :D



  4. Linda Ledbetter on February 23, 2011 at 6:24 pm

    Marjie, I absolutely LOVE this tag! What a great vintage work of art. The hinge is a brilliant idea, and a perfect way to incorporate the altered metal challenge. That little door is FABULOUS! Spectacular piece, my dear!



  5. lacyquilter on February 23, 2011 at 12:45 pm

    What a great idea. I would never have thought to use a hinge on a card.



  6. Marlene Moore on February 23, 2011 at 7:52 am

    Great tag!I love the hinge, what a great idea, have to go dig around in my husband’s tool box and see if I can find any :)



  7. bren47 on February 23, 2011 at 7:47 am

    Cute idea with the hinge and door and I love the background!



  8. Erika on February 23, 2011 at 6:06 am

    Love it! So cute!



  9. Deanna C on February 23, 2011 at 5:57 am

    Oh, Margie this is quite something. Love how you incorporated a hinge on the front of a tag. Really, really love it!



  10. Lori on February 23, 2011 at 5:32 am

    This is really cool, Marjie! Love the fragment with the hinge, very clever idea, and it looks fab with that stamping!