Christmas ornaments in a tin

Christmas ornaments

Handmade Christmas ornaments placed in a top open altered tin. This year keep your tins to make them the perfect box for handmade Christmas ornaments. Alter the box with paint or heavy structure paste, cut a paper cover and wrap them with some binder twine. Make beautiful ornaments with Christmas shapes decorated with chalkboard paint […]

Decorate a lampshade – Tattered Wings

Lampashade - Wings

The wings from the Tattered Angels Mixed Media Origins paper are a constant inspiration for projects. While they are part of a fabulous in design paper (the quality is so obvious from the diversity in use), still they encourage me to separate them from it; at the end of the day, wings are meant to […]

Invitation to afternoon tea

Invitation to afternoon tea

Prepare an afternoon tea invitation by crafting little paper details that your guests will love. Start with the invitations themselves and add matching towel rings and tea bags pockets. Materials used Kim’s Digi Papers – A Patchwork of Papers – Blue Kim’s Digital Stamps – Teapot & Tag Sentiments Atbelle A4 Smooth White Card – […]

Notebook cover – Butterfly

Notebook cover - butterfly

A notebook cover decorated with paper cuttings from Canvas Corp Brands Bon Voyage collection and heavily covered with Tattered angels mists. The notebook cover is made of bamboo. It is distressed at all sides before being covered with paper cuttings that are distressed too. The whole cover is covered with large strokes of heavy medium […]

Make your own travel journal – Messy Paris

Travel journal Messy Paris

Paper cuttings, fully distressed on edges and on coloring, match on a canvas journal cover to create a messy Paris travel journal. Dark red shades are combined with white, black and silver. Two pockets were created inside and blank pages can be added or altered further to hold your memories. Find step by step instructions, […]

DIY eyeglasses case

Eyeglasses cases

DIY eyeglasses case made of kraft-tex paper with no sewing. A zipper seals the case, while the internal side is covered with felt. It is decorated with soft paper paints and die cut flower shapes. Materials used Kraft-Tex Kraft Paper Fabric 48cm (19″) wide – 90cm White Leane Creatief Cutting Dies – Multi Flower 8 […]

Shadow box – Free heart

Shadow box - Free heart

  When I first saw the new Mix Media Origins papers from Tattered angels, I knew I had to try them. Starting with one that I thought would be very versatile to me, since it works as an amazing background in layouts as it does on its own, I cut out parts of it.  I could combine […]

Handmade clock

Handmade clock

Handmade clock by altering a round box. Decorate it with gears and wires in black and white colours giving an industrial look. This handmade clock can decorate an office space and given as a male gift too.   Materials used Knorr Prandell Chip Wood Box – Round 120mm #585 DecoArt Americana® Chalkboard Paint – Black […]

DIY necklace with optical lens

DIY necklace with optical lens

DIY necklace with optical lens is a mix media jewerly in a vintage and a bit of steampunk styles. It uses a leptical lens as the main charm that is decorated with metallic gears and wires. It’s easy to make, simple materials and steps. Can be altered with more embellishments or other paper than this […]

Sewing box – decoupage

Sewing box

Sewing box decoupaged with paper, painted with chalkboard paint and decorated with the embellishments. The sewing box is an altered letter rack! Find more projects and inspiration in the Buddly Crafts blog. Materials used Pronty MDF Letter Rack Kit #423540 Buddly Crafts Industrial Gears Metal Charms – 20pcs Silver Tone Pronty Softboard – Bicycle Vintage […]