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Monday, 21 April 2014

WEEK 2 DAY ONE


Hi to you all 
hope you all had a good Easter 
and in the uk hope you are having a good bank holiday monday 
although weather might not be good but thats a bank holiday lol 
a good excuse to go craft 

Now on to what I have been doing with the lovely parcel 
I received from 

To day is doily day 
here is what I have made 

project one 


To make this project I have used a bag I had
I have folded two doilies for the skirt
I have folded the middle part of a green one and a outer part of the blue
to create the top part  and I have added some small gems
I have attached to the bag with foam pads
link to the folded skirt
http://paperpaws.blogspot.co.uk/2012/05/doily-dress-folds-tutorial.html



http://www.bakerross.co.uk/coloured-paper-doilies



http://www.bakerross.co.uk/rainbow-gem-self-adhesive-strips

Project 2


For this project I was thinking of summer time and barbeques
all I have done is wrap a doily around a glass with a candle in it
and tied a ribbon around to hold
you could used led lights for a safer way with children



http://www.bakerross.co.uk/led-tealights





http://www.bakerross.co.uk/assorted-ribbon-pack

Project 3


I have made a card and envelope
to make the envelope I have used a template
and card I have wrapped a doily around the top edge
I have added some pearls and a sentiment stamp


The card snicking out


full view of the card
I have used a pre scored white card
I have folded a doily over the top edge and added a ribbon
I have also added a stamp sentiment



http://www.bakerross.co.uk/self-adhesive-pearls



http://www.bakerross.co.uk/spring-patterned-card-paper-pack


Project 4

I ordered some coster mats last week and they came very quickly
heres what I have made


I have used doilys and the paper that came with the coasters and some ribbon
I just used od bits the doilies it took 1 and a half doilies



http://www.bakerross.co.uk/design-a-coaster

Today I have shown you some very easy and quick and inexpensive ideas
of what to do with doilies
last week I showed you some clay and how I had made a table decorations



now I will show you a photo of using them with the coaster mats
and some more doilies

My Easter Table Setting




I have had fun with the doilies
I would love to see what you have done
and here your comments on my blog side is ways of how to contact me
I am also on twitter now
but still new to that lol
I will be back tomorrow to show you some more projects I have made

I would like to share some of the projects I have made with

http://www.craftindesertdivas.com/2014/04/craft-it-up-link-it-up-photo-color.html
http://artisticinspirationschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/04/88-cas-anything-goes.html
http://handmadeharbour.blogspot.co.uk/
http://anythingbutacard.blogspot.co.uk/2014/04/butterflies-all-flutter-and-flowers-in.html
http://www.inklingsandyarns.com/2014/04/inky-linky-51/




thanks for taking the time to look
hugs to all
Rachel   

5 comments:

Lucy Blossom said...

I love your doily dress - very creative.

Lisette Baker said...

Fabulous doily projects. Love the idea of using them around candle votives. Your altered bag is so pretty. Thanks for joining in at Anything But A Card this time.

Robin Carroll said...

very cute! Thank you for linking up with us for Tara's linky party at Craftin Desert Diva's We hope that you will join us again for the next linky party!

CDD DT Robin
Cut One Designs by Robin

fiona walker said...

A very creative project Rachel thankyou for joining our challenge this week at Artistic Inspirations.
Good luck
Fiona dt. x

Margaret said...

So many wonderful ways to use doilies! The dress is brilliant and I love how they dressed up the candle holders too! Thanks so much for joining us at Anything But a Card!