Finished this beauty recently! Handmade from sketchbook paper with an up-cycled leather-look cover (used to be a handbag), fancy hand stitching on the spine and a key closer attached with a suede cord that goes into a place holder inside.
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If you’re reading this then it’s likely to assume you love stationery – and you may already be aware that this week it has been National Stationery Week. It really has. I ran out of stock of my handmade Coptic-bound sketch books on Notebook day, of all days!! Depending on your needs, there are a […]
It’s back, baby! It’s back and it’s SOONER THAN I REALIZED. Also, part of the National Stationery Week deal this year is ‘7 Days Of Stationery’ – and guess what? Thursday is notebook day!! Woo! That is just all kinds of awesome. And… freeze-frame jump for joy!
Success! Using some pretty light coloured wool, my pom pom maker and some dried-out raspberry canes: That’s two of my Pinterest Picks that I’ve actually tried out so far. One to go!
So far, so good; this is the first of my Pinterest Picks that I’ve actually attempted to make for once! I’d seen a few tutorials for paper feathers, it looked pretty easy so I just got my stuff together and tried it out. Here we go! Firstly, I cut some feather shapes – two […]
Everyone knows Pinterest is a great place to find craftspiration (sure, it’s a word… just go with it…) and I often find myself pinning project after tutorial after project on my craft board and not doing a single one. I’ve decided to try and narrow my picks down to a few a month, and take the […]
As if I need a sign! http://linkis.com/www.buzzfeed.com/peg/R6Paa As if there are only 27!! Etc. etc… I think this may be my favourite:
Your local library wants YOU to get involved this coming Saturday and join fellow book-lovers in loving your library. February 7th is National Libraries Day and there’s loads of ways to get involved, so check out the link and see what’s going on in your area!
A belated Happy New Year, fellow crafters! I’ve had a slow start but am getting into the swing of things now. So far, I’ve completed one very cute knitted bunny, made from just one square of knitting: I found the tutorial on Pinterest (naturally!). There are loads of good ones out there and it’s simple […]