Earrings – “Frost flowers”

Some very easy-to-put-together earrings here. Take three end pins and add Swarovski crystals to each one. Cut the lengths so that they are of varying lengths and create loops. Take another eye pin and connect the end pins to the loop; these are the stamens of the flower. Put the acrylic flower on so that […]

Flower hairband v2

Since the time I made my blue flower hairband, I’ve been wearing it whenever I can. But I realised that its colour scheme does not suit all occasions, so I decided to make an “evening-themed” hairband. The process is very much the same, but the colours chosen and the decoration methods were different. Firstly, I […]

Satin flower hairband

I came across this image a few weeks ago: http://i2.wp.com/www.thehobbyideas.com/wp-content/uploads/Satin-Ribbon-Hairband1.jpg (You can also check out the actual site http://www.thehobbyideas.com/, it is full of photo-tutorials just like this one) It’s a photo-tutorial about how to make a satin flower hairband. The instructions are quite simplified as you might expect, but I gave it a go myself last weekend. I […]

Snow quartz – “White whorl”

Snow quartz is also known as milky quartz. It is a gentle calming stone, which is said to enhance meditation by allowing you to link to deep inner wisdom. It is also said to provide support while you are learning lessons and to help you to let go of overwhelming responsibilities and limitations. Snow quartz […]

Felt cupcakes kit

People who know me in real life know that I love cakes, especially cupcakes. (On a related note, I might start uploading my cake designs too, when I get more.) On a trip to Hobbycraft in Solihull, I picked up this “Felt cupcakes and cakes” kit. It supposedly has all the materials you need plus […]