Monthly Archives: April 2014

Studs and Pearls – DIY Fashion Book Giveaway

I’ve been pretty excited about this blog post for a while now having got my hands on a copy of Studs and Pearls: 30 Creative Projects for Customized Fashion a couple of months back! New Yorker Kirsten Nunez is the author of … Continue reading

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April Favourites 2014

It’s time for another favourites post! Today’s favourites are floral and pastel themed and begin with Spring flowers. How pretty are these lilac and white tulips from Cambridge market? I often buy daffodils for the craft studio too. SO cheery. … Continue reading

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DIY Wooden Peg Photo Frame

Today’s DIY is a simple one I promise! I’m showing you how to create this wooden peg photo frame which can be used in a craft space or office, or indeed anywhere in your home. I quite like the idea … Continue reading

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Filofax Inspiration #4

It’s time for number 4 in the Filofax Inspiration series. Here’s a round up of my favourite Filo themed items this month, with a little stationery thrown in too. Enjoy! I adore this amazing Totoro decorated Filofax uploaded by Robin … Continue reading

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Claireabellemakes Etsy Sale – Floral Fancy

There is currently a little sale in the Etsy store for the floral fancy collection. It’s a one off selection of vintage style flower rings and hair slides, so once they’re gone that’s it! All starting at just £3 per item. Also on … Continue reading

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My Cambridge Commute By Bike

I hope you’ve all had a super Easter weekend. We caught up on things at home and watched movies. We finally watched Frozen and I really hope it is made into a West End show soon. AMAZING! Today I want … Continue reading

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Guest Post: DIY Nautical Macramé Buoys

Today’s post welcomes Olivia who writes for collaborative craft blog DIY Mother. Olivia reached out to me as a fairly new blogger and had some awesome DIY ideas to share! I’ll hand over right now so Olivia can share her how … Continue reading

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Bicycle Prints by Ste Illustrates

Social Media is a wonderful thing. I am a little addicted to Twitter and Instagram, but it means I often discover super talented folk like Ste Johnson. Ste is a Liverpool based illustrator who came to my attention when a … Continue reading

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A Day Out to Backstitch Fabric Shop

On Saturday I visited Burwash Manor, specifically to go to Backstitch fabric shop and have lunch with friends. Obviously we made friends with the alpaca on the neighbouring farm. Oh hai!!   Afterwards, we stopped for a ploughman’s lunch at the … Continue reading

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Rhubarb and Ginger Muffins

IT’S FRIDAY! And that means cake day right? If you fancy doing a little bit of baking this weekend, why not try this recipe for some yummy Rhubarb and Ginger muffins? Ingredients (makes 12): 250g Self Raising Flour 100g Golden … Continue reading

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