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Handmade Vintage Envelope with Tension Seal Craft Tutorial

As a lover of all things vintage it should come as no wonder that I’ve just amassed a new collection to my list: actual vintage or vintage-lookalike stationery. With my new initiation into the world of Traveler’s Notebook (formerly the Midori Traveler’s Notebook), my new craze for the Japanese-designed, Thai-assembled leather TN journal by the… Read more »

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How To Maximise, Utilise & Recycle 12 x 12 Scrapbook Paper

How To Maximise, Utilise & Recycle 12 x 12 Scrapbook Paper – Spring is finally here and what better way to begin a new season of blog posts here than to kick it off with this one on minimising paper wastage! In the spirit of spring-cleaning your craft supplies in addition to re-using, re-cycling and… Read more »

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Turn Photos Into Embroidered Photo Portraits – Stitched Photo Tutorial

{Turn Photos Into Embroidered Photo Portraits – DIY Craft Tutorial}-Hope everyone is swell! I’ve not been blogging much lately due to crazy commitments in freelance writing and I’m on the verge of finishing a manuscript I’ve been working on for years!June has also been a mad, mad month of birthdays in my family and we’ve… Read more »

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Free Printable Mother’s Day Card / A5 Size

{Free printable Mother’s Day Card / A5 Size} Whoppsy-daisy as my own daughter would quip—t’s nearly Mother’s Day! For me this always means I’ll need to send both my mum and mum-in-law a nice card each around the first week of May as they both live in Singapore 🙁 Well, aren’t you blessed if your… Read more »

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DIY Felt Board Letters using Chipboard

DIY Felt Board Letters using Chipboard–As an avid felt board adopter last year since I became hooked on just another way to express myself, it’s with jitters of unbridled excitement that I present this idea. How would you like to spruce up those rather static plastic felt board letters just a little without hardly spending… Read more »

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Minc Foil Tutorial for DIY Marbled Gold Foil Notepad

Minc Foil Tutorial for DIY Marbled Gold Foil Notepad — For one person I probably hoard way too many notepads, notebooks, journals and diaries. But then again, I’m a writer and a crafter which is my best excuse. You’ll find my stash in every room in the house. A mini notebook even in the bathroom…. Read more »

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DIY Contemporary Wooden Paperweight Blocks

DIY Contemporary Wooden Paperweight Blocks OMG. A great expression to use if you’re still young enough to get what it means when you’ve pounced on a good thing at the shops, such as this contact paper obviously aimed at the Internet Generation or in short—angsty teens. Maybe even those older but similarly addicted to Instagram,… Read more »

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Streets of Paper Houses: A Papercraft Project

Streets of Paper Houses: A Papercraft Project With its huddled blocks of wonky,brown stone houses lined with quirky windows and mysterious iron-clad verandahs, it’s a dream street, if say, you were cartoon folk. Every once in a while I fall head over heels with a paper pad. One that truly floats my boat or even… Read more »

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Christmas Paper Bag/Paper Santa’s Sack Craft Tutorial

This ‘paper santa’s sack’ tutorial is a fabulous antidote for my ‘wrapping paper fatigue’. Yep, I thought it was time to finally use up all that wrapping paper from previous Christmases that we still had in the attic. I know it can’t just be me. Don’t we crafty sorts always tend to buy more wrapping… Read more »