New shabby vintage Christmas designs

Shabby Art Boutique - Shabby Santa with Stockings

Amidst the dulcet tones of Michael Bublé and a liberal sprinkling of German Glass Glitter… There has been a general feeling of merriness in the Shabby Art Boutique craft room of late.     Three of the six new Christmas designs are now available in the Christmas Pattern Boutique. … [Read more...]

How to make a Halloween Candle Jar

Shabby Art Boutique - Halloween Candle Jar

Welcome to Spookyville!!! [insert evil cackle]. Well, at least my take on a Halloween inspired village… it’s just a little spooky. I like the Halloween theme, yet it’s never been widely popular or celebrated here in Australia. Things are slowly changing, so now I like to add a little … [Read more...]

Sharing Saturday

Shabby Art Boutique - Sharing Saturday Logo

Thanks for joining me again for ‘Sharing Saturday’…. where I introduce friends to friends. Each week I’ll introduce you to 3 or 4 blogs that I think you may like. They will be ‘shabbilicious’ of course and fit with the shabby, vintage, farmhouse or DIY niche.     … [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...]

Shabbilicious apron love!

Shabby Art Boutique - Apron

Sometimes my projects don’t turn out they way they are meant to. That’s not to say I don’t like them… on the contrary, It’s more about my inability to follow someone else’s instructions without adding my own take on things.     Last week I made this apron. I LOVE it. … [Read more...]

My top 5 DIY scented home projects

Shabby Art Boutique - 5 DIY scented home projects

I’m all about keeping things as natural as possible in my home. This stems originally from raising a child with severe allergies to chemicals. It was a necessity in our home… but I’m sure now that we are all the better for it.     Today I am sharing my top 5 DIY projects to … [Read more...]

Sharing Saturday…

Shabby Art Boutique - Sharing Saturday Logo

I’m starting a little feature on Saturdays, where I introduce friends to friends. Each week I’ll introduce you to 3 or 4 blogs that I think you may like. They will be ‘shabbilicious’ of course and fit with the shabby, vintage, farmhouse or DIY niche.     Please feel free … [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...]

How annoying!

Shabby Art Boutique - reindeer

Dear Computer, You’ve failed me in my hour of need. Okay… let’s be completely honest, I require computer access 24/7, so I may seem, dare I say it….. a little needy. But you are still kind of new and definitely under warranty. What happened?   I’ve fawned over you since I had you … [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...]