Good afternoon everyone, hope you are well :-) I am here with my favourite home decor make in a while. My father made me a four poster bed as he had some spare wood and I have always wanted one! So my job was to sort out the curtains and the decor to go with it.
The bed was painted white and I chose Turquoise organza for my curtains. I thought for a while what sort of look I wanted and had the idea to make beaded tie backs, I wanted an opulent look so I looked for a good mix of Turquoise and other assorted vintage metallic beads, gem beads and pearls which matched well.
I found a fabulous mix of odd beads on ebay, then bought some plastic rings for my hooks, and the rest I had in my stash.
I also used Tiger tail, crimp beads, crimp covers and my jewellery tools.
I wanted to keep them as random mixes so I made each differently. I started by doubling my tiger tail, and folding this over, then fixing the first ring with a crimp and covered this with the crimp cover. I then threaded m…
I just wanted to say Thank you to all of you who entered my last candy, it was lovely to visit all your wonderful blogs! It's time to draw the winner of my last candy and with the help of Random.org it has picked no.129 Lizzie Well done Lizzie-Enjoy! For those of you that werent lucky this time heres another candy for you to enter-it has lots of pretty 6x6 papers with some other lovely bits and pieces! :-)
All I ask in order to get a chance to win is:
1.Be a follower, or become one if you arent,
2. Post a photo of my candy in your sidebar of your blog, (If you are a docraft member just leave your docrafts name in the collection with your name and I will contact you on there if you win!)
3. Leave a comment under this post in case Mr linky goes wrong-I dont want to lose your entry!
You have until 11pm on Halloween Night to enter-I may even add in some Halloween treats for the winner ;-)
Good morning everyone! Its time for a new challenge-that flew by didnt it? Once again thank you so much for getting involved in our non card challenge-its so inspirational to see all your crafting talent being used in really different ways and its a pleasure to visit your blogs :-)
Anyway here are our winner and top three for last challenge:
Winners (chosen by random.org) Lalkygirl Twisted Witch Lin
Top Three: Doreen Susie McFloozy Dar's Crafty Creations
Ladies please email me for your prize and badges in the email address in my sidebar, thank you! On to this challenge-as always our theme is ANYTHING GOES BUT NO CARDS! We love seeing what youve been up to, and hope it encourages you to think outside your comfort zone to make gorgeous gifts for yourself and others! ;-) We have a tiny new rule for you this time-please limit yourself to two of a certain kind of make each challenge-so you can make two tags for example, and then some other kinds of creations like jewellery or scrapbook pa…