DIY · Ephemera

Calendar Sunday – Maud Humphrey 1899

Tonight I'm sharing a delightful Maud Humphrey 1899 Calendar: Make this calendar for yourself, or why not make the calendar as a gift? I can also imagine these framed and gifted individually, as the birthday month of the recipient 🙂 And remember: the images may well be used for other crafts during the year too,… Continue reading Calendar Sunday – Maud Humphrey 1899

DIY · Ephemera

Calendar Sunday – Resinol Soap Calendar 1905 and Baby’s Record

Every year since this blog was new I have presented new vintage style calendars for the coming year. This year I have several, so I decided to share one each Sunday evening! It fascinates me how the years repeat, 1905 had the same calendar as 2017 🙂 So here is the first Vintage calendar, a… Continue reading Calendar Sunday – Resinol Soap Calendar 1905 and Baby’s Record

DIY · Ephemera

Vintage Talcum Tags No 5

The fifth set of Vintage Talcum Tin Bottles is created with baby talcs: I have envisioned the Talcum Bottles used as tags, but I'm sure you crafty peeps can find  many other uses for them too 🙂 INSTRUCTIONS FOR TAGS: Print the tag sheet on cardstock, I use Canon Matte photopaper (170g). Then attach the tag sheet to thin… Continue reading Vintage Talcum Tags No 5

DIY · Ephemera

From 1905 to 2015 Cherub Calendar

I've been working on a 2015 calendar, using an original laundry company trade card from 1905. The trade card features a sweet Cherub looking in the mirror: Here is the English version, week starts on Sunday: I also made a French version, week starts on Monday: Both the English and the French version of the months… Continue reading From 1905 to 2015 Cherub Calendar

Ephemera · Sheet Music

A Rose From You – Digital Collage

I can't draw! At all, so badly so, that I also can barely write anything understandable... maybe that is why I tend to sit down with my computer or paper and scissors when I feel creative...lol! Today I'm sharing a digital collage, not sure if you can use it for anything, but it's an example… Continue reading A Rose From You – Digital Collage