Shabbilicious Friday Link Party

2013 Shab Friday logo

Welcome to… I have a very exciting announcement this week… While I’ve thoroughly enjoyed hosting this party over the past few years, the time has come to introduce some exciting changes for Shabbilicious Friday in 2015. Next week I’ll be joined by four fabulous bloggers who will be … [Read more...]

A Cottage Life ~ Easy to make polka dots!

The cottage decorating style is full of charm and character and embraces a more relaxed attitude to decorating. It does after all break a few of the old style rules… Can you remember in days gone by when it wasn’t acceptable to mix spots,stripes and florals? Nowadays, it’s that very … [Read more...]

A Cottage Life ~ DIY GreenGate

Shabby Art Boutique - GreenGate Knock-offs

Most of us cottage lovers adore the look of brands like GreenGate (Denmark), But getting your hands on it if you live outside of Europe is a little hard… and expensive. My next few DIY projects in the ‘A Cottage Life’ series will show you how you can achieve the look for next to nothing! … [Read more...]

A Cottage Life ~ Styling with GreenGate

Shabby Art Boutique - A Cottage Life

It’s little wonder that the cottage decorating style is taking off in a big way. Combining a mix of pretty colours, florals, stripes, and new and vintage pieces, it all combines together in an eclectic mix that says ‘cozy and comfortable’.   Over the next few weeks, I will be sharing … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Friday Link Party

2013 Shab Friday logo

Welcome to…   This is the place we come to each week to share all that is ‘Shabbilicious’ This includes anything pretty like romantic cottage, farmhouse, shabby chic transformations, decorating & DIY, room reveals, vintage finds, French inspired loveliness, yummy recipes. . . … [Read more...]

2015 printable calendar–part 4

Shabby Art Boutique - printable 2015 calendar

Have you been following along with my free printable 2015 calendar? Today I have the last 3 months available for download.       I’m amazed at how many people have downloaded this simple calendar… And it fills me with great joy that you are enjoying these sweet vintage … [Read more...]

A Cottage Life

Shabby Art Boutique - A cottage life

I am so grateful to everyone of my lovely readers who took the time to take part in my survey last week. There were no big surprises when I analyzed the results… which I suppose is a good thing… and sort of comforting too. There were some suggestions that added food for thought and I’m … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Friday Link Party

2013 Shab Friday logo

Welcome to… This is the place we come to each week to share all that is ‘Shabbilicious’ This includes anything pretty like romantic cottage, farmhouse, shabby chic transformations, decorating & DIY, room reveals, vintage finds, French inspired loveliness, yummy recipes. . . or … [Read more...]

2015 printable calendar–part 3

Shabby Art Boutique - part 3 free printable calendar

Hello ‘shabbilicious’ friends, Firstly, a very big thank you to everyone who has taken my 6 question survey this week. I am so appreciative of your feedback and suggestions. You guys are totally fabulous!! If you haven’t seen my blog improvement survey yet, would you be able to spare a … [Read more...]

I’d like to hear what you think…

Hello my ‘shabbilicious’ friends. Have you settled into the new year yet? I think I finally have the hang of writing 2015 instead of 2014.     I received some gorgeous, swoon worthy in-coming mail this week from the ever lovely Ewa of Minty House blog. In the package were these … [Read more...]