My shabby craft room ‘must haves’

I know that many of you are crafters, sewers or DIY’ers… So I have a question for you. What crafting tools can you not live without?     We all have our favourites… My two things are actually items I made a few years ago and are practical as well as pretty.   My first is my … [Read more...]

A ‘shabbilicious’ Easter

Hippity… hoppity…Easter is on the way. Do you decorate your home for the season? Here at Shabby Art Boutique, I introduce a few decorative touches to my usual décor to herald the season.     The bunnies are one of my original designs and are cut from wood using a scroll saw and … [Read more...]

The year that was… 2013

I think the end of the year is a time for reflection for many people… As one year ends… and a new one begins.   A lot of different things happened at Shabby Art Boutique this past year. Probably the biggest challenge and the most rewarding was the magazine ….Simply Shabbilicious … [Read more...]

My gift to You…

This giveaway is now closed. Thank you to everyone for your thoughtful Christmas wishes. Kerry xx With only 9 sleeps to Christmas… I am rejoicing in all the gifts of the season.   I am blessed to have a beautiful home that sparkles with yuletide decorations. There are gifts under my tree … [Read more...]

Ho… Ho… Ho…

Or maybe that should be… Ho Ho Ho-oot!!   Meet ‘Squeak’. . . She’s an owlet and the youngest member of the new owl family at Shabby Art Boutique. Squeak loves frosty evenings, gingerbread and hot chocolates with candy cane stirrers. She’s part of a flock of owls that now … [Read more...]

Pretty things inspire me to…

DREAM… I’ve definitely been re-discovering my creativity in the past couple of weeks and I attribute that to being surrounded by my crafting supplies again.     My lace and ribbon boards are wound and neatly stacked. It’s a constantly growing collection. . . but can we ever have … [Read more...]