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How to make: quick & easy tassel scarf

July 7, 2017 / DIY / DIY FASHION / UPCYCLING

diy easy tassel scarf

This one is a quick and easy way to upgrade your wardrobe. And it depends entirely on you how your new tassel scarf will look like. One tassel in each corner or a lot of them all around? Bright colour overkill …

How to make: watercolour design with nail polish

February 17, 2017 / DIY / DIY WEDDING / HOME DECOR / UNDER 30 MINUTES / UPCYCLING

diy watercolour design with nail polish

Today I am reposting another popular tutorial from my beginnings of blogging. I still love everything with watercolour (as stated in the first post) and even try to build a design business from (mostly) watercolour designs, so no better reason to …

Free Printables: hand-painted watercolour gift tags

December 16, 2016 / GIFT IDEAS / PRINTABLES / UNDER 30 MINUTES

Christmas usually comes with presents. It’s easy to loose track which present is for whom when they are already wrapped. Just imagine mixing them up on Christmas Day! To avoid this predicament I strongly recommend marking every present with one …

Free Printables: Black Cat for Halloween

October 28, 2016 / HOME DECOR / PRINTABLES

black cat halloween free printable

Black cat lovers pay attention, you’ll love this printable. But first: do you know the feeling, when a deadline is coming up and you realise that what you got so far is just not good enough? Well…I do and just experienced it with …

Free Printables: Halloween flower crown skull garland

October 21, 2016 / DIY / HOME DECOR / PRINTABLES

Halloween DIY flower crown skull garland

Halloween is coming up and I have a confession to make: I’ve never done Halloween before. Depending where you are from, you probably staring at your screen in disbelief right now. This year I decided to do a Halloween printable for the …

Free Printables: colouring in greeting cards

September 23, 2016 / GIFT IDEAS / PAPER CRAFTS / PRINTABLES

free printable colouring card

Printables and colouring in for adults are amongst my favourite things at the moment as you might know from my posts How to reduce stress – with simple colouring and Colouring in birthday card. This time I have four designs for you to print …

Free printable: laptop incase hard shell artwork + wallpaper

September 16, 2016 / ACCESSORIES / PRINTABLES / UNDER 30 MINUTES

diy laptop incase hard shell printable

A year ago I posted a tutorial how to make an envelope laptop case shortly after I got my new laptop. Back then the idea was born to make my own artwork for a clear laptop incase hard shell. I experimented a bit with …

How to make: simple embossed envelope

September 2, 2016 / DIY / DIY WEDDING / GIFT IDEAS / PAPER CRAFTS / UNDER 30 MINUTES

You might have noticed already that I am a big believer in snail mail and personal notes. For this reason, I am always looking for ways to make pretty writing paper, cards or envelopes, because pretty is half the deal, isn’t it? One example …

Free Printables: agate slice mini envelopes

August 19, 2016 / GIFT IDEAS / PAPER CRAFTS / PRINTABLES / UNDER 30 MINUTES

agate slice mini envelope printables

It’s always someone’s birthday. You need a gift. And with the gift comes a card. And someone has to write nice stuff on the card. This is hard sometimes. Really hard to come up with a a lot of meaningful words …

A beginner’s guide to art journaling + printables

August 5, 2016 / DIY / PAPER CRAFTS / PRINTABLES

diy art journaling

I discovered art journaling by accident in an online issue of the docrafts Creativity Magazine. Not that I’ve never seen it before, but I didn’t think of it as a concept. What I like most about it, is the experimental side …

Free Printables: decorate your snail mail

July 15, 2016 / PAPER CRAFTS / PRINTABLES

watermelon hibiscus printables snail mail

When last have you received a personal letter or postcard by snail mail? If you don’t do post crossing or have a ton of pen pals, it was probably quite a long time ago. Imagine the excitement when you open your …

How to make: upcycled card holder

May 20, 2016 / DIY / HOME DECOR / UNDER 30 MINUTES / UPCYCLING

diy upcycled fork card display

A few weeks ago I found an old barbecue fork at a flea market. And no, I didn’t plan on using it in the kitchen. I saw the chipped off paint on the handle and my first thought was: make something …

How to make: upcycled beanie pompom

May 6, 2016 / DIY / DIY FASHION / UNDER 30 MINUTES / UPCYCLING

diy upcycled beanie pompom

Winter is coming. At least on this side of the world. And I have the right little project for that, and even if it’s spring where you are, you can’t be sure that there won’t be another cold day. Or …

How to make: upcycled storage cans

April 15, 2016 / DIY / HOME DECOR / UPCYCLING

upcycle food cans

Are you like me and keeping all these pretty, empty food cans and containers rather than tossing them away? The hot chocolate is finished again and all that’s left is an empty tin can with a lid…but no, I don’t throw it …

How to make: signpost to fantasy worlds

April 8, 2016 / DIY / HOME DECOR / UPCYCLING

Imagine: a signpost to all the fantasy worlds in your favourite and most cherished childhood stories.  Directions to all the adventurous memories, the  gripping moments, the lessons taught and the friendships  – even if they only existed in your imagination. …

How to make: coloured pin board

March 25, 2016 / DIY / HOME DECOR / UPCYCLING

Happy easter everyone! I don’t have any eggshaped items for you today, but round ones. To organise my craft room better, I was thinking about a pin board…since forever. Pin all the things I need in sight to be reminded …

How to make: easter egg bunny ears

March 18, 2016 / ACCESSORIES / DIY / UNDER 30 MINUTES

easter egg bunny ears

Since I am not a kid anymore, easter has lost a bit of it’s charm for me. I enjoyed the family brunch still a lot, but since I’m not living close to my family anymore that also is not happening …

How to make: picture frame that used to be a clothes hanger

March 11, 2016 / DIY / HOME DECOR / UNDER 30 MINUTES / UPCYCLING

All these beautiful pictures around us. Photographs, paintings, drawings, illustrations…all these wonderful boosters for your memory, your imagination or your creativity. Best to put them all up where you can see them and enjoy their full potential. But how? But…HOW? Why don’t …

Free printable: colouring in birthday card

February 19, 2016 / DIY / GIFT IDEAS / PRINTABLES / UNDER 30 MINUTES

colouring in birthday card

Do you enjoy colouring in? Or looking for a personal birthday card that doesn’t need a lot of time or skill, but is handmade? Then keep on reading…   It was my birthday this week. And I can tell you, …

How to make: Valentine message in a bottle

February 12, 2016 / DIY / GIFT IDEAS / PRINTABLES / UNDER 30 MINUTES / UPCYCLING

valentine cards in bottle

Is there something nicer than getting an affectionate note from a loved one? Usually gestures count more than words, I think, but once in a while it’s nice to see the affection in words put down on paper. In black on white. Everlasting. And …

How to make: Upcycled leaf earrings

January 22, 2016 / DIY / DIY JEWELS / GIFT IDEAS / UNDER 30 MINUTES / UPCYCLING

Just magically turn an empty milk jar into a pair of beautiful upcycled leaf earrings. I will show you how to make beautiful earrings and, at the same time, do something good for the environment.   Upcycling means giving old waste …

How to make: super easy Christmas baubles

December 11, 2015 / DIY / HOME DECOR

Jingle bells, jingle bells jingle all the way…still looking for Christmas decoration? Want to give your tree that nice golden shimmer without looking too traditional? Try these gold and white Christmas baubles. They are super easy to make and look …

How to make: 3 baubles Christmas cards + free printables

December 4, 2015 / DIY / GIFT IDEAS / PAPER CRAFTS / PRINTABLES / UNDER 30 MINUTES

christmas cards baubles diy

Send your loved ones self-made – or at least self-printed – Christmas cards to let them know you are thinking of them. This is part two of the Christmas cards tutorial. And I like it even better, these Christmas baubles …

Free Printable: stress release with simple colouring

October 16, 2015 / PRINTABLES / UNDER 30 MINUTES

I recently discovered illustrations of geometrical animals. It’s fascinating how simple geometrical shapes like triangles form entire animals. I love especially the ones with black lines only. You know what you can also do with these? COLOUR Colour them. Remember, …

How to make: inexpensive way to display

August 2, 2015 / DIY / HOME DECOR / UNDER 30 MINUTES

Hi my friends, what about these white walls in your home? Pretty boring, right? Something’s missing, right?  I’ve got an inexpensive way to display your favourite poster. Your home needs attention. Then in return your home can give you that comfy …

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