Free printable Christmas Wrap Paper and Tags

Hello friends, I’ve been away for the past week visiting one of my daughters. As she can’t make it home for Christmas this year, we had an early Christmas get-together at her home in North Queensland. Now that I’m back home and we are quickly sliding into the last 2 weeks before Christmas, I’m … [Read more...]

2018 Mini Calendars

Every year I put out a vintage calendar, which is always hugely popular. There’s one in the works now for 2018, but today I have a mini calendar for you. Back in 2013 I shared a vintage mini fridge calendar printable…. and I’ve had lots of requests for it ever since.   These mini … [Read more...]

Printable Christmas Food Gift Tags

Hello friends, I’m just popping in quickly today to share a free printable with you for your home baked gifts. Christmas baking is one of our families traditions and I love being able to share food gifts with friends and neighbours. I find these gifts are the perfect token gift when you … [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...]

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...]

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...]

Handmade Vintage Angel Christmas Ornament

Making handmade Christmas ornaments is like adding a little bit of your heart to the Christmas tree… And I like being able to make something that is original, one-of-a-kind and uniquely ‘me’. Handmade Christmas ornaments also make great gift tags too, so this is a project that does double … [Read more...]

Free Vintage Fall Printable to Download

Hello shabbilicious friends, I had planed to share a fall sewing project with you today, but it’s unfortunately been ‘one of those’ days! One by one we’ve all succumbed to the flu in our household, dragging out for about 6 weeks now. Just when I thought I had dodged the dreaded lurgy, I woke … [Read more...]

Free Printable for Autumn and Fall

I get excited about creating Autumn/Fall decor. Maybe it is because I live in a climate that doesn’t really have a big change between seasons… so I miss out on the leaves changing colour and the kaleidoscope of changing scenery. Or, perhaps it is because I enjoy working with the subdued pastel … [Read more...]