Friday, July 12, 2013



Happy Friday, peeps! Phew, what a long week this was!  I am happy to see the end of it and meet with my club girls tonight!  When I saw the Play Date Café challenge this week, I knew immediately what to submit!  Here’s the challenge:

I actually made this last month but never posted it.  My sister has bee hives and was giving a gift of honey to friends for their anniversary.  Since I love bees too (but not to the extent of having hives!!!!), I had plenty of bee-themed stamps and happily made her a sweet little tag for her honey:


I used a plethora of images here; the main beehive is from an old SU stamp set called Garden Pleasures; the bee is from Nature Walk; the sentiment is from Teeny Tiny Wishes; the honey comb is from MFT and the frame is from Waltzingmouse.  I sponged the edges and shabbied up some Daffodil Delight ribbon to give it a more vintage look:



I loved it so much, I hated to give it away, so maybe I’ll make another!  If you have any questions about specifics on the project, just shoot me an email!  Remember, if you leave a question in the comment box, I can’t always access your email to answer you personally!   Thanks for visiting today!



  1. That is so sweet. I want to get some honey for my tea now! Very pretty tag LeAnne!
    Oh blue eyes is just so adorable. Love the picture.

  2. Love that tag! I hope your sister shares the honey with you too! Fresh honey is the best!

    Does shabby-ing up the ribbon only work with the seam binding?

  3. This tag is absolutely gorgeous! I love the honey comb background. This is a beautiful frame too. I can see why you hated to give this away.

  4. Hi dear, what a beautiful little tag. I am in love. And that is so cool and sweet, that your sister is giving a home to those bees and in return they bless her with honey. They are such a gift. I am on a hunt now to find that beehive stamp set. What a beauty! You did so well with this challenge .. I might play along as well. Hard to resist a bee theme :)

    Inky hugs, Pauline

  5. Love your tag! If anything ever screamed honey and beeswax, this is it!

  6. Make one for me too LOL, Love this LeAnne!!

  7. What a gorgeous tag! I can see that it would be hard to give away! Cassidy makes me smile!

  8. Hey, LeAnne. my husband keeps bees, too! I love you projects!

  9. Love how you used our colors with all the bee images! Thanks for playing at The Play Date Cafe.

  10. Gorgeous tag!! Love the stamped frame and sweet hive image.


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