DIY Printable Vintage Lavender Sachets

Hello friends, Traditionally, at the beginning of a new year we get busy re-organising our homes after putting away all the seasonal decorations. Once I’ve completed my big post-Christmas clean, I take some time to add all the pretties back into my decor; like new candles, pillow covers, … [Read more...]

Printable 2018 Vintage Planner

Happy New Year friends!! I’ve been enjoying a quiet and relaxing start to 2018. It’s been very hot here, so I’ve eased into the New Year by packing up all the Christmas decor and organising the year ahead. I don’t know about you, but I LOVE getting a new planner put together, sorting out my … [Read more...]

Best of 2017 Creative Projects from Shabby Art Boutique

Hello friends, I hope you’ve had a fabulous Christmas and holiday period. Traditionally, during this week between Christmas and New Year I like to reflect upon the year that was… taking time to review my creative projects and blog posts… and plan and prepare for the coming year. Today … [Read more...]

A Christmas filled with Shabbilicious DIY Projects

Hello friends, I was looking back at some older Christmas photos and projects this weekend and realised there’s quite a few that aren’t listed on my tutorials page. It’s funny how we sometimes forget about the decorating of previous years… or maybe all the Christmases have merged into one, but … [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...]

Putting Homemade Back Into The Holidays

Christmas is a season filled with fond memories…. from family traditions to picking a tree, singing carols, visiting family and even the familiar aroma of baking Christmas cookies. I believe it is these wonderful childhood memories that keeps the Christmas spirit in our hearts for evermore. I … [Read more...]

Tilda Winter Skating Angel and a Giveaway

Hello friends, Over the weekend I made this sweet little Tilda Skating Angel doll…. and I’m besotted with her cuteness. She’s actually a combination of two Tilda dolls; Skating Angel and Chalet Girls.   The doll is the same pattern for both designs, but I incorporated the little … [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...]