Create, Bake, Grow & Gather Party # 290

Welcome friends! Do you love homemade, home baked, home grown and all things gathered? Then please join us each week for… I’m loving our weekly ‘homemade’ get-together and being able to see everyone’s crafty projects, recipes and make-overs…. & let’s not forget, it’s time to share all … [Read more...]

Creating A Vintage Christmas With Book Paper Projects

If you are someone who likes vintage crafting, there’s a good chance you have a stash of old books at the ready. There’s just something about browning book pages that adds character to a vintage project… especially at Christmas. So today I thought I’d share a few of my own vintage book paper … [Read more...]

Printable Tags for Handmade Projects

I always appreciate when I receive handmade gifts. As a crafter, I know just how many hours go into making something by hand.... plus the patience and expertise it takes to make an item from scratch. These gifts are indeed special... they are individual and something that can’t be found just … [Read more...]

Simply Shabbilicious Magazine–Christmas Issue

After months of planning, I’m thrilled to be able to bring my Simply Shabbilicious magazine back for my readers.   I’m immensely proud of this issue and hope that you will enjoy it too! It’s brimming with inspirational Christmas decorating from the homes of six amazing bloggers from … [Read more...]

Create, Bake, Grow & Gather Party #289

Welcome friends! Do you love homemade, home baked, home grown and all things gathered? Then please join us each week for… I’m loving our weekly ‘homemade’ get-together and being able to see everyone’s crafty projects, recipes and make-overs…. & let’s not forget, it’s time to share all … [Read more...]

Handmade Christmas Cards

I’ve spent the first week of November making lists and planning. Ahhh…. the fabulous To-Do list!!  It’s a time-honoured system that’s perfect in its simplicity. One can establish what needs to be done and in what order, write down the tasks, do them, and then, one-by-one, cross them … [Read more...]

The Wish List

I know as you get older their are fewer material things that you desire, but usually you can find something to put on your ‘wish list’. I know I have things that are not necessities, but if I were to receive them as a gift, I’d be thrilled. Do you ever hear these comments from your loved … [Read more...]

Create, Bake, Grow & Gather Party #288

Welcome friends! Do you love homemade, home baked, home grown and all things gathered? Then please join us each week for… I’m loving our weekly ‘homemade’ get-together and being able to see everyone’s crafty projects, recipes and make-overs…. & let’s not forget, it’s time to share all … [Read more...]

How To Plan For Christmas

Getting organised for Christmas isn’t difficult… a little forward planning and making an early start is all that is needed to pace yourself for a stress free holidays. For the past 8 years I’ve shared a printable Christmas Planner on day 1 of my Simply Christmas event. It’s always incredibly … [Read more...]

Simply Christmas – 2017 Vintage Christmas Planner

Welcome friends…. Every year on the 1st November we come together for Simply Christmas. This is the 8th Annual Simply Christmas event and I’m just as excited to present this series, as I have been in the previous years. Like most people, this is my absolute favourite time of year... and I … [Read more...]