Sewing Matchbook Needle Keepers

I’m travelling again this week… and even though my frequent travels make life incredibly busy, there is an upside. Waiting in airports and sitting on planes means I have spare time up my sleeve and I’m never one to waste any ‘ME’ time. I’ve been reading and sewing and happily finishing off … [Read more...]

Hello March!

I think I blinked and February disappeared. Do you feel the same way? It’s scary to think that another month of the year has so quickly disappeared… 2016 is moving too fast for me or maybe life is simply too busy!     Note to self: Make myself a priority once in awhile. It’s not … [Read more...]

2016 Printable Planner–Monthly Divider Tabs

Hello shabbilicious friends, I had hoped to pop in yesterday to share another printable with you for the 2016 Planner, but my computer is being most uncooperative at the moment. It seems that our humid summer weather is playing havoc with all its internal components. Sheesh…salty sea air and … [Read more...]

DIY shabbilicious planner clips

Hello shabbilicious friends, I’ve ducked away for a few days again, but I wanted to pop in and share some of the pretties I’ve been working on… a variety of ‘shabbilicious’ planner clips.   They are to use in my planner… and seriously, they couldn’t be easier! All you need is paper … [Read more...]

More free printables for the 2016 Planner

Thank you for all the fabulous feedback on my 2016 vintage planner. I’m thrilled that so many of you are downloading and making your own planners.     Today I am adding two more downloads for you… The first is a month by month birthday and anniversary calendar. I’ve been … [Read more...]

2016 Planner… the next step

I’m putting together my annual planner this week. It’s the best way I know to get your life organised… whether that be for personal use, organising your home, blog and social media.     Yesterday I shared my vintage calendar as a free printable download HERE. I’m always surprised at … [Read more...]

A year full of free printables

One of the fun and creative things I enjoy doing at the start of every year is putting together my annual planner. For me it seems to be the best way to keep my busy life organised.     Originally I had several different planners that I used for work, my blog, home etc, but last year … [Read more...]

3 Tips for preparing your tree for decorating

Many people these days choose an artificial tree for the focus of their holiday décor. I have several in my home and I have to admit, after 10 months of sitting in storage, these trees accumulated an unappealing amount of dust, dirt and debris. We are a family of asthmatics and allergy … [Read more...]

5 tips for a stress free Christmas

Evoking the simple joys of an old-fashioned Christmas doesn’t have to be a complicated affair. Preparing and planning now means you won’t be stressed with last minute hassles and can simply enjoy the Christmas season.     1. Use a Christmas Planner I always begin by creating a … [Read more...]

From trash to… Shabbilicious Treasure

Creativity can be messy… I know many creative people thrive in a messy environment and having a less structured work area, but I tend to function better with a tidy desk and everything in its correct place. Ah yes, I’m a little bit of a perfectionist!     Sometimes my life gets so … [Read more...]