Top 10 Handmade Projects of 2016

Welcome friends and Happy New Year!! I’m currently enjoying a short break, while I have my family visiting for the holidays. It’s the perfect time to relax, re-energise and prepare for 2017. Part of preparing for the year ahead is first looking at the year that was…. 2016 was full of handmade … [Read more...]

Handmade Gifts – Shabby Christmas Kitchen Towel

Giving handmade gifts is truly a gift from the heart…. I think anyone who creates will agree. Quite often handmade is not the cheaper option in cost or time… But making something special for someone you love… well, that’s a priceless gift!     Today I’m sharing a quick … [Read more...]

New Christmas designs in my Society6 shop

Hello shabbilicious friends, Over the weekend I uploaded some new Christmas designs to my Society 6 shop. It’s looking very much like a shabby, cottage Christmas! This year I didn’t purchase any Christmas items from GreenGate… mainly because last year the shipment arrived so close to Christmas. … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Sunday – Anke of Lelofee

Hello friends… it’s time for Shabbilicious Sunday. Each week in this series I share with you a visit to a home of one of our ‘shabbilicious’ friends. What could be better than to take a tour around their home, have a chat and get to know a little more about them. Today we are off to Germany to … [Read more...]

Sometimes I fake it!

If you’ve been here for awhile you probably know that I’m just an old fashioned apron wearing girl…. down to earth and a ‘what you see is what you get’ type. So, it may surprise you to find out that sometimes… I fake it!! I know it’s hard to believe and I certainly didn’t set out to deceive … [Read more...]

Easy Faux Patchwork Pumpkin Coasters

Fall is definitely on the lighter, pastel side in my home this year. I’m still crushing over my fabric pumpkin trio and while there are still a few Tilda fabric remnants left, I’ll keep making pretty things out of the scraps. Today’s addition were super easy, faux patchwork fabric coasters…. in a … [Read more...]

More fall watercolor printables

Hi everyone, Yesterday I shared a free watercolor printable for fall. Thank you so much for all your lovely feedback. Several people asked could I also make it with a blank tag, which I was happy to do.     So today there’s another printable available in my Boutique, which has … [Read more...]

Free Fall Watercolor Printable

Hi everyone, Just popping in with a quick post and a free printable for you today. I’ve been busy working in my craft room the past few days…. which makes me very happy!     I’m working on a couple of projects for my Society 6 Store, but took a break today and had a play with some … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Sunday – A Danish Cottage

Welcome to Shabbilicious Sunday! Today we are heading to Denmark, where my friend Susi Rydahl has invited us in for a tour of her beautiful pastel cottage home.     Susi’s popular blog, Sommerhusliv Hele Aaret, translates in English to Cottage Life Throughout the Year and her home … [Read more...]

DIY– Shabby Fabric Pumpkins

With pumpkin season almost upon us, it’s time to start crafting. Pumpkins come in all shapes and sizes… but my favourite ones are a tad shabby and of course, are the homemade variety. Today I am sharing how to make this sweet little pumpkin trio, but I warn you… these shabby little gems are the … [Read more...]