Author: theOCB

Tuesday Tip | Use Sticker Paper

Tuesday Tip | Use Sticker Paper

An easy way to get printables ready to use, especially in notebooks and bullet journals, is to print them on sticker paper. You’re basically making your own stickers! Plus, since sticker paper is a lighter weight than cardstock, it won’t bulk up your notebook too […]

Thursday To-Do | Crochet Wrap Bracelets

Thursday To-Do | Crochet Wrap Bracelets

Summer is coming, and with it festival season! Maybe. But these crochet wrap bracelets are great for any time of year. I followed the instructions over at 1DogWoof  pretty much exactly. You will need: crochet thread/yarn/hemp/string crochet hook appropriate to the medium you are using. […]

Tuesday Tip | Portable Tool Kit

Tuesday Tip | Portable Tool Kit

If you take your yarn projects out with you, and even if you don’t, a portable kit with the tools you need handy is a great idea! I am certainly not out and about these days, but I do knit or crochet in different spots […]

Thursday To-Do | Embroidered Cat Doorstop

Thursday To-Do | Embroidered Cat Doorstop

Isn’t this the most adorable door stop you have ever seen? I had so much fun making him, even though I’d recently been lamenting to a friend on Instagram that I am total crap at embroidery, ever since being traumatized by my needlework teacher when […]

Tuesday Tip | Stop Tearing Your Hair Out Over Printer Ink

Tuesday Tip | Stop Tearing Your Hair Out Over Printer Ink

If you love printables, or print lots of photos at home,  it stands to reason that you love your printer. But if there is one thing that drives us crazy about our printers, it’s having to constantly be replacing printer ink cartridges. Am I right? […]

Hello Happy Notebook Freebie & Tutorial

Hello Happy Notebook Freebie & Tutorial

Today, I am sharing another freebie with a tutorial to make a simple yet handy jotter book. To make it you will need the free Hello Happy download for the cover, a stack of paper for the pages, and a sewing machine. First, print the […]

Tuesday Tip | Which Paper is Best For Printing? + A Giveaway

Tuesday Tip | Which Paper is Best For Printing? + A Giveaway

Over my years of printing various printables it became clear that the paper used made a definite difference in the look and feel of the finished cards.  So I decided to take a closer look and compare the print quality of three different kinds of […]

Freebie | Printable Floral Mother’s Day Card & Gift Tag Set

Freebie | Printable Floral Mother’s Day Card & Gift Tag Set

Wish your mom, or any mom you love, a very Happy Mother’s Day with this matching greeting card and gift card set. Moms will appreciate the virtual wreath, and sweet serenading bird. She can keep them for always! The matched set comes as a PDF […]

Tuesday Tip | Re-sizing Journal Cards for Planners

Tuesday Tip | Re-sizing Journal Cards for Planners

Aren’t those cards great? Can you tell that they are tiny journal cards? I like using my 3 x 4 and 4  x6 journal cards in my planner, but sometimes they are just too big. So I decided to try playing with my printer to […]

A Day in the Studio

A Day in the Studio

Just sharing a peek of what I’ve been up to lately! I keep my Wednesdays free for lots of play.