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 since¬†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 ūüėČ This is what my lovely recipient likes: Favourite Colours:¬† Purple Black White Decorating Style: Contemporary Favourite Things to Make:¬† Toys Mats Hobbies, Passions:¬† […]

SIC – 7th month

A reminder¬†here¬†why I am doing this, and the¬†2nd,¬†3rd,¬†4th,¬†5th¬†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 […]