DIY · Ephemera

2014 WoW Christmas Ornament Swap: Set No 9 of 16

With this post we are starting the second half of the Swap series. Here is a set of cookie cutters made by me for Iris in New York State, USA: The cookie cutters I used to create these ornaments were genuinely worn and aged, found at a thrift store, costing next to nothing. (If you click… Continue reading 2014 WoW Christmas Ornament Swap: Set No 9 of 16

DIY · Ephemera · Postcards

DIY Vintage Bottle Caps Rings

I used my free printable 1 Inch Christmas Circles for pretty seasonal rings. And the girls made a few too, theirs were embellished (as usual) with beads and glitter...:-D I wore the darling little Robin to work before the weekend, and got lots of compliments 🙂 I'm looking for some of that epoxy-stuff to fill on… Continue reading DIY Vintage Bottle Caps Rings

DIY · Ephemera · Postcards

Bottle Caps Vintage Embellishment – free printable

Since I used bottle caps for my Snow Cherubs, I have been thinking a lot about what a wonderful a resource bottle caps really are. These are a few of the bottle caps I have made for decorating my Christmas gifts: You can use both upcycled bottle caps, and if you go wild with them (like… Continue reading Bottle Caps Vintage Embellishment – free printable

DIY · Ephemera

Merry Pig Gift Tags – free printable

I am in love with the vintage pigs garland I designed last weekend for my sister, and I thought the elements would fit nicely on tags as well: I have of course filled a collage sheet with these: And here is the version of the star I used this time, with vintage Compliments of the… Continue reading Merry Pig Gift Tags – free printable

DIY · Ephemera · Norwegian

Merry & Bright Christmas Pigs Garland

I told you before: I grew up on a farm in Western Norway. My sister is running the farm today, with a large production of pigs. In the Victorian era, pigs were used as a symbol of prosperity and good fortune. Often times on postcards used for Christmas or New Year's greetings. I wanted to… Continue reading Merry & Bright Christmas Pigs Garland