Printable Planner ‘Self Care’ Stickers

Hello friends, Yes it is ‘I’…. you may have wondered if I completely disconnected from the world, but I’m still here. I fully intended to pop in numerous times over the past couple of weeks, but I’ve been absorbed in my ‘creative bubble’ and indulging in self-care…. and then days have just got … [Read more...]

DIY ~ Vintage 3 Pocket Storage Hanger

I’m always looking for fun ways to store things in my creative space that are both visually inspiring and useful. I think this pretty three pocket hanger made with vintage doilies and scraps of natural fabrics meets the requirement perfectly.     Materials 6” Rusty hanger, Vintage … [Read more...]

Shabby Art Boutique Tutorials

If you love shabby chic… cottage or vintage style decorating… Shabby Art Boutique has 100+ tutorials, DIY’s, printables and freebies.     My ‘best of’ projects are catalogued on my TUTORIALS page.   It’s just been updated, so please feel free to pop over and click on the … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Butterflies

Butterflies can’t see their wings. They can’t see how truly beautiful they are… But everyone else can!     I know a lot of my northern hemisphere friends are applauding the first signs of Spring, so I’ve been thinking about what I love about Spring too. I don’t experience cold … [Read more...]

2015 printable calendar–part 4

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 graphics … [Read more...]

Part 2 ~ 2015 printable calendar

Thank you for the lovely response to my 2015 printable calendar. It pleases me that so many people have downloaded and printed it.         Part 2 (April, May & June) is now ready to download  here.   If you missed my post about Part 1 last week, you can … [Read more...]

Free printable 2015 calendar

Hello 2015… I look forward to filling your days with amazing adventures, creative endeavors and the simple joy of spending time with my gorgeous family and friends. Do you feel inspired by the new beginnings and opportunities of a brand new year?   This week I’m filling out diary and … [Read more...]

Joyeux Noel printable Christmas paper

We are at the busy end of the Christmas season now when the shopping queues are long, the wallet is verging on empty and for many of us, there are numerous Christmas gifts to be wrapped.     A few years ago I designed some printable Christmas gift wrap that was very popular, so this … [Read more...]

How to make Vintage Christmas Blocks

I’ve always liked blocks… And I especially love Christmas blocks.     I think this block appreciation started when I was a small child. I had a set of 16 blocks that had a different picture on every face of the block… when turned over they could create 6 different fairy tale … [Read more...]

All the ‘shabby’ days of my life

With the general busyness around here, I have been honing my juggling and tightrope walking skills. I recon I could probably try out for the travelling circus… Although… The visual of a woman of my age wearing fishnet tights and a leotard while swinging above your head may be too disturbing for … [Read more...]