March 31, 2010

Love is in the air - engagement invitations

Some dear friends in Brisbane are having an engagement party soon and sent out these stunning invitations! Unfortunately we won't be ...

March 30, 2010

Childrens Birthday Party themes - Pirates!

The very clever and oh so lovely children's author - Tania McCartney is a bit of a party throwing champion and I had to share her son...

March 29, 2010

Handmade Market wrap up...

Lots of lovely stallholders with beautiful things made yesterday's Handmade Market quite the drool fest. I was pretty restrained and...

March 26, 2010

Friday favourites - Tartelette

I found this devine blog called Tartelette which features a gazillion amazing recipes and most of them SWEET - which I love.... how divine...

March 25, 2010

My Creative Space - Handstamped cards

I always include a handwritten note with my etsy or madeit sales and love this little print from Lena Corwin 's book, "Printing...

March 24, 2010

Chandeliers #7 - for the nursery

How adorable is this little chandelier to add some bling and class to your nursery :-) Some more amazing photos of Jenny's daughters ...

March 23, 2010

Vintage Sewing Patterns

I have such a big bag of 'reject' patterns from my sister's mother-in-law that I inherited. I was going to sell them on...

March 22, 2010

Dreaming of having my body back

I am really not carrying as big with this baby as I did with Anya but all the same I am looking forward to being back in my normal cloth...

March 19, 2010

Patchwork Easter Egg tutorial

There is a very cute tutorial on how to make Patchwork Easter Eggs by Purl Bee . Easily something the kids could help with... even if it...

March 18, 2010

My Creative Space - For the love of felt

I LOVE fresh 'new' items in multicoloured bundles, think: pencils, paper, paints and my newly acquired wool felt! I have banned m...

March 17, 2010

Tips for Craft Market Stall Holders

Definitely not an exhaustive list but some food for thought.... Have business cards and make them easy to find on your stall. Professional...

Dessert Bar - Baking and Cake Decorating Suppliers

{image} After waking from yesterday's sugar coma, I still had sugary goodness on the brain and felt inclined to share a couple of gre...

March 16, 2010

Baby Shower - Ice Cream Buffet

My lovely friend Jordan from Polkadot Prints created this gorgeous Ice Cream Sundae Buffet for her sister's baby shower! Jordan is ...

March 14, 2010

Monday Musings - bake-a-thon

I was in a baking mood over the weekend and made Greek Almond biscuits for the first time (pic below)! They were easy and DELICIOUS! I a...

March 12, 2010

More Fabulous Finds - Doug Up On Bourke

A few more of my favourites from Doug Up On Bourke but a few more in metal this time. This really is my new favourite shop! I have a ...

March 11, 2010

My Creative Space - one project finishes another begins

I am so pleased with the end result of my cushion ! My husband thinks it looks 'expensive' - I don't know who was more proud ...