Handcrafted ways to celebrate Christmas
Christmas Decor Stories
Recycled Cutlery Star – Twinkle Twinkle..
Recycled Cutlery Star - Made from vintage knives - the not so valuable ones you get for next to nothing at charity shops! Recycled Cutlery Star!
Delicate Paper Houses with Cut Pattern Trim
I've enjoyed making these mini houses from a variety of recycled paper. I particularly enjoyed adding a touch of hand cut paper colour. These houses look good in a row, or they can be hung up with a string loop. Ideal for Christmas decor.
Paper Spheres – Delicate Decor Assembly
Pulling apart books for the work I do has given me a real appreciation for their construction, page quality, spine strength, etc. I try to save pretty cover pages and have enjoyed making them up into spheres: These 2 were made from pages from a garden...
Recycled Paper Heart Posters – A Special Project!
I cut a whole host of hearts out from the cardboard of some old LP covers. I was going to do something with them and the frame I showed you yesterday - but I ditched the frame and instead I sewed together sheets of tissue paper. I inserted the hearts into the pockets...