Cupcake Invitation


Artisan Paperie, Design Projects, Kids

Here’s what keeping us busy lately… a cupcake invitation for Niau.. The size is around 5.5×3.5-in., and we made the photo pop-up to make it fun. I intend to add more pop-ups and embellishment, but we had a little time constraint. But I think, it looked okay, don’t you think so? I also added this […]

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November 29, 2011

Christmas Handmade Craft: DIY Christmas Tree


DIY

I thought I’d share my version of the DIY Christmas Tree I posted last time. I was lucky to have a large format printer so I was able to make the size bigger than A4. I printed 2-designs and placed it in my studio. And the other one in Yellow Hauz. If you want these […]

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November 29, 2011

Christmas Handmade Craft: DIY Hot Chocolate for Gift


DIY

What I love about handmade is you can feel how special the gift was made. No matter how simple and not so expensive, you can always see so much effort and love with it. Well here’s a nice thought if you’re still looking for a DIY holiday gift idea… who can ever resist a hot […]

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November 28, 2011

Christmas Handmade Craft: Printable Gift List


Resources

I can’t believe there are four more days left before December. Are you ready for your christmas gift list? I know I’m not… ha-ha. Been very busy with another christmas bazaar in Davcon until today, so come and drop by for your shopping lists. Speaking of lists… since it’s a Sunday, it’s a perfect day […]

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November 27, 2011

2011 Holiday Guide by Discover Paper


Inspirations

I was so eager of the release of 2011 Holiday Guide made by Donaville of Discover Paper {one of the fave blog about paper inspiration}. And here it is and I would love to share it with you, not only because my planner photo was a part of it {yes, yes, yes! I’m part of it, and […]

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November 26, 2011

Christmas Handmade Crafts: Printable Gift Tags


DIY

What better way to mix and match the pretty gift wrappers I shared yesterday but another beautiful printable gift tags from The Black Apple. Although, these illustrated gift tags were from her 2008 post, Emily Winfield Martin illustrations never get old, and I’m totally sure you’ll love her style. I’ve seen her book in our local bookstore and you can’t […]

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November 24, 2011

Christmas Handmade Crafts: Printable Gift Wrappers


DIY

Maybe some of you were able to buy some christmas gifts by now. So next step is to wrap them up. Oh you’ll totally love this one… Found via Ruffled Gift-Wrap it has a wide variety of not just printable gift wrappers but even gift cards for all occasions as well. That’s why this is so perfect for the holiday […]

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November 23, 2011

Le Blanchette


Artisan Jewelry

This week was such a crazy week! But totally energized and inspired. I opened another online shop on Etsy and this time it’s a handmade jewelry; I named the shop Le Blanchette. Remember the polymer clay pendants? They are now available in the shop, plus I have new designs, made of gold chains and vintage charms. All […]

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November 23, 2011

Early Christmas Bazaar


Artisan Life

Last weekend, we joined an early Christmas Bazaar at Marco Polo Davao. Oh how I miss White Christmas Bazaar. Unfortunately, we won’t be organizing a christmas bazaar this year, but hopefully next time again. Anyway, we launched our handmade jewelry Blanchette, then I had my very first gondola shelf made by Cubepixels {thank you Ray for accommodating […]

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November 21, 2011

Christmas Handmade Craft: Postcards


DIY

Before the post office gets busy, start preparing those sweet notes for your family and friends. I know, holiday cards can also add-up to your holiday budget, but don’t fret because here’s an adorable printable postcards designed by Maddy from Inspired Bride for Vale Design via Kim Vallee and for Paper Crave. If you opt for […]

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November 19, 2011

Christmas Handmade Craft: Pocket Notebooks


DIY

Images from Daisy Janie As the holiday season is really really fast approaching, our to-do lists and ideas will just keep on popping-up anytime of the day. That’s why I always carry a pocket notebook with me. I bought mine in a local bookstore but I found a tutorial on how to make your own. I […]

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November 19, 2011

Cupcake love


Yellow Hauz

I’ve been sharing a lot about my paperie and design work and somehow neglected our coffeeshop. So here’s a little update about our new dessert. We are now offering cupcakes! Baked by my sister, Sandy of Miss Vanilla, she’s the one who provides our pastries. The flavors are Choco Chanel -chocolate; Miss Vanilla – vanilla buttercream; Anna […]

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November 19, 2011

Christmas Handmade Craft: DIY Christmas Tree


Artisan Life, DIY

It’s time to think of a new christmas tree theme for this holiday season. It doesn’t need to be extravagant nor expensive but a new good look can surely bring a different feel to your home. Normally, we use big trees to decorate our houses. However, if you’re living in a small space, a big tree may […]

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November 18, 2011

Blanchette Handmade Jewelry


Artisan Life, Happenings

These is what we’ve been working on with my sister-Sandy and cousin-Karen. We will be joining an early Christmas bazaar in Marco Polo Davao this weekend and we’re prepping up, or more of cramming up for the event. Since our college days, the three of us were partners in making accessories. Now, I’m so glad […]

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November 17, 2011

Christmas Handmade Crafts: Calendars + Printable


DIY

One great gift that never gets old is the calendar. I thought somehow it’s over-rated, however, it’s the most practical gift that lasts whole year round, that’s why it’s very popular. But adding a little twist can make a familiar gift more interesting, right? Here’s a great gift suggestion that gives the calendar a little […]

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November 16, 2011