DIY · Ephemera

Egg Carton Labels – Floral Faces

I used the Floral Easter Faces from yesterday to design some charming Egg Carton Labels: My Easter Egg Cartons are filled with yummy Easter treats, and are great as little gifts to friends or family, or as a hostess gift if you are invited to an Easter Party 😀 I've been collecting the 6-pack egg… Continue reading Egg Carton Labels – Floral Faces

DIY · Postcards

Ellen Clapsaddle Whimsical Flower Fairies 1902

Look at these adorable 1902 Ellen Clapsaddle  Whimsical Flower Fairies, are they not stunning: I hope you can find some good use for these 😀 Find your high quality copy, free for your personal use and enjoyment in the download folder below 🙂  Did you enjoy this post? If you are not already a confirmed follower of… Continue reading Ellen Clapsaddle Whimsical Flower Fairies 1902

DIY · Ephemera

Vintage Talcum Tags No 7

Here is the 7th set of Vintage Talcum Tin Bottles, this one with colorful florals: 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… Continue reading Vintage Talcum Tags No 7

DIY · Ephemera · Wallpaper

Vintage Wallpaper Small Cake Box No 6

The sixth Wallpaper Cake Box is also floral, but finally, something other than roses. Still cute, don't you agree: INSTRUCTIONS: Score and fold on all the dotted lines Cut out the pieces, the circular tags fit a 2" punch Glue the sides together Insert your cake or small gift and close the top, either with a seal/sticker or by… Continue reading Vintage Wallpaper Small Cake Box No 6


Nouvelle collection d’arabesques – Alexandre Lenoir 1810

The Univesitätsbibliothek Heidelberg offers a wonderful digital collection of antique books, in high quality, readily available for anyone with just a little basic knowledge of German. From their collection, I have worked to digitally enhance a French book from 1810, featuring numerous arabesques: The book is credited to Alexandre Lenoir, who single handedly resqued vast… Continue reading Nouvelle collection d’arabesques – Alexandre Lenoir 1810