Category: Quick Crafts

Easy Customised Mugs for Valentine’s Day | Real Life Crafting

Easy Customised Mugs for Valentine’s Day | Real Life Crafting

  I’ve been pinning ideas for customising mugs for a while, but have yet to try out the Sharpie and porcelain pen baking tutorials. There are some things I just can’t seem to find the time for. As I was brainstorming ideas one day, I […]

Freebie Friday | Printable Valentine’s Day Treat Toppers

Freebie Friday | Printable Valentine’s Day Treat Toppers

Get ahead this year and start planning your Valentine’s Day treats today. These treat bag toppers are easy to print, cut and assemble, just make sure you’ve got some small treat bags, a stapler, and of course, treats! I’m showing candy, but you can use […]

DIY | Make a Blending Palette for Watercolour Markers

DIY | Make a Blending Palette for Watercolour Markers

Thanks to my lettering for the 100 Day Project, I got interested in learning how to blend my watercolour markers (I have two kinds, Tombow Duals and Kois), and found out that I needed to use a blending palette. You can purchase one that is […]

Freebie Friday | Printable Popcorn & Candy Boxes

Freebie Friday | Printable Popcorn & Candy Boxes

That title up there should say Popcorn Boxes, but lo and behold, when I headed downstairs to pop up some corn to take photos, the pantry was bare! So no fun popcorn for my photo shoot, plus I had a very unhealthy snack as I […]

Quick Craft | Make Easy Dividers for Your Planner

Quick Craft | Make Easy Dividers for Your Planner

I picked up a pocket planner at the flea market a few months ago, and am finally working on customising and getting it set up. I’ve decided to use it as my binder for all my Parents’ Association information (I’m the Treasurer!). My first step […]

How to Make A Photo Card for Your Planner

How to Make A Photo Card for Your Planner

Do you have a special photo that you’d like to keep close, like say in your planner or household binder? Here’s how you can use a Project Life card and sticky tab note to do just that! You’ll need: a photo 3×4 journaling card tabbed […]

DIY | Patterned Paper Pockets for Planners & Scrapbooks

When I revealed my DIY Memory Planner on Wednesday, I talked about the patterned paper pocket I made for keeping supplies and memorabilia. Today I’ll show you how to make your own! You’ll need: a sheet of 12 x 12 scrapbook pager with the extra […]

Hearts and Butterflies Garland with Makin’ it Cute

Hearts and Butterflies Garland with Makin’ it Cute

  Who says you need a fancy cutting machine to get cute shapes like this? I made this garland using just my thick plastic templates from Me and My Sister Designs. You might remeber my post a few months ago using their Makin it Cute […]

Ridiculously Easy DIY | Graphic Fall & Halloween Coffee Mugs

Did I get enough keywords in that title? (Imagine it was Chandler Bing saying that). Seriously though, these customised mugs are ridiculousy easy to do. If you remember my Valentine mugs, you know why. If not, read on! All you need are plain mugs, Fall […]

DIY | Gold Animal Place Card Holders

DIY | Gold Animal Place Card Holders

  I’ve seen various versions of this project online, and wanted to try it myself. I knew this would be a perfect gift for my mother-in-law, who delights in coming up with whimsical table settings. All of the versions I’d seen involved using spray paint, […]