the detail is in the dress

The Big Day sure is fun but I must admit the lead up is pretty awesome too. A few weeks ago I spent a lovely afternoon at a friend’s daughter’s bridal shower. I love meeting the wedding guests in advance, say at the bridal shower or hen’s night, then the wedding reception is bound to […]

Do you find male cards a challenge?

Do you find male cards tough? I do. However I was pretty happy with this one I made for my dad’s recent birthday. I like how it oozes masculinity. I used white paper on my Martha Stewart scoring board to give the shirt a pin striped effect. Glued black beads for buttons and made a […]

Handmade Swap – 2nd package

My second package has been sent. I sinceĀ received I lovely call from my recipient to say she loved everything and no I didn’t go overboard with all the black and white šŸ˜‰ This is what my lovely recipient likes: Favourite Colours:Ā  Purple Black White Decorating Style: Contemporary Favourite Things to Make:Ā  Toys Mats Hobbies, Passions:Ā  […]

SIC – 7th month

A reminderĀ hereĀ why I am doing this, and theĀ 2nd,Ā 3rd,Ā 4th,Ā 5thĀ and 6th challenges if you are interested. What a wonderful opportunity to make there savoury muffins… for an impromptu school friends catch up mid week. I included tasty cheese, sun-dried tomatoes, kalamata olives and basil in my variation – they were yummy. Love use the baking paper squares […]