These humble little tags look so simple, but in the end I made them myself – silly really, I could have started like that! Somewhere in my head was the memory of simple manilla labels with a white ring reinforcer and plain white twine, but I couldn’t find them.
Of course half my trouble here in the US is working out whether I am calling them by the correct American name. I did find some yesterday but they were too fancy.
So, as I was making a cup of tea, suddenly I saw the divider between the teabags with new eyes. Cut it down, cut corners, made holes, and here are my tags!
Ooooh, I must tell Karen at http://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/ !
These are for my own use only, since I need to keep my stock folded and identifiable in a small space, and not have to unfold King duvet covers and refold them every time I check.
As my mother would say, “A wee thing amuses a wean.”
P.S. I have just entered this superb creative endeavour into http://shabbynest.blogspot.com/2010/05/frugal-friday.html, so I shall probably be cringeing in shame tomorrow as I see how other people have transformed old tin cans into chandeliers, and made ball gowns from velvet curtains….