Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Image Transfers on Wood

While coming up with ideas to announce our pregnancy, I came across the technique of transferring images onto wood. It’s so easy to do and you don’t need much to accomplish it. The result looks great and the possibilities are endless!

Image Transfers on Wood

While coming up with ideas to announce our pregnancy, I came across the technique of transferring images onto wood. It’s so easy to do and you don’t need much to accomplish it. The result looks great and the possibilities are endless!

Elizabethan Ruffle

I made this to wear at an Alice in Wonderland themed party. I initially wanted to make the outfit that the rabbit wore when he appeared in the red queen’s court (top right image). However, the party fell on the same

Elizabethan Ruffle

I made this to wear at an Alice in Wonderland themed party. I initially wanted to make the outfit that the rabbit wore when he appeared in the red queen’s court (top right image). However, the party fell on the same

Versatile Blogger Award

I’m new to this whole blogging business and was surprised to find that I’d been nominated for the Versatile Blogger award by Rainbow Junkie. Thank you, I appreciate the gesture and in turn, would like to pay it forward. The

Versatile Blogger Award

I’m new to this whole blogging business and was surprised to find that I’d been nominated for the Versatile Blogger award by Rainbow Junkie. Thank you, I appreciate the gesture and in turn, would like to pay it forward. The

Deciphering My Ancestry

On a family holiday back to my village in China, two of my sisters asked an elderly relative about our family history. After the event, our relative wrote out by hand our family tree in Chinese. The tree went back

Deciphering My Ancestry

On a family holiday back to my village in China, two of my sisters asked an elderly relative about our family history. After the event, our relative wrote out by hand our family tree in Chinese. The tree went back

Looking Back, Frozen Memories

My sister gave these frames to my parents one christmas but never had the time to put photos in. Her idea was to put baby photos of all us kids in. I offered to do it.. and a year later,

Looking Back, Frozen Memories

My sister gave these frames to my parents one christmas but never had the time to put photos in. Her idea was to put baby photos of all us kids in. I offered to do it.. and a year later,

Hexagons, Japanese Prints and Hidden Treasures

In 2011, I found a little shop tucked away that sold Japanese knick knacks, old kimonos and beautiful scraps of fabric. I immediately went into salvage mode and started digging around like a treasure deprived tomb raider. These are some

Hexagons, Japanese Prints and Hidden Treasures

In 2011, I found a little shop tucked away that sold Japanese knick knacks, old kimonos and beautiful scraps of fabric. I immediately went into salvage mode and started digging around like a treasure deprived tomb raider. These are some

Fabric Roll, Crafter’s Must-Have

If you get into all sorts of crafts like me, then you know how easy it is to accumulate tools of all shapes and sizes. This roll is great and accommodates them so well! It’s handy and portable. I take

Fabric Roll, Crafter’s Must-Have

If you get into all sorts of crafts like me, then you know how easy it is to accumulate tools of all shapes and sizes. This roll is great and accommodates them so well! It’s handy and portable. I take