Daily Archives: February 20, 2012

Day 20 Sisters crafting

My sister came round this evening to make a card for her friend. We drank tea, ate chocolate, laughed, danced, stamped, cut and coloured. Here is the result: Advertisements

Day 20 Sisters crafting

My sister came round this evening to make a card for her friend. We drank tea, ate chocolate, laughed, danced, stamped, cut and coloured. Here is the result:

20. Eagle feather progress

one bead at a time… Happy day 20 thing a dayers!

20. Eagle feather progress

one bead at a time… Happy day 20 thing a dayers!

Day 19 and 20: Cellphone holder and coasters

I saw this tutorial for a cellphone holder a while ago and finally have an empty shampoo bottle to bring it to life.  I glued on some origami paper to make it pretty, though there is a little bit of wrinkle here

Day 19 and 20: Cellphone holder and coasters

I saw this tutorial for a cellphone holder a while ago and finally have an empty shampoo bottle to bring it to life.  I glued on some origami paper to make it pretty, though there is a little bit of wrinkle here

Felt cat ears

Have a lovely creative week everyone!

Felt cat ears

Have a lovely creative week everyone!

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
I decided to use the simplest lace possible for sleeves, to make cuffs stand out. It also creates a nice spiraling pattern when used in circular knitting. Here is this pattern: Spiral Lace.pdf

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
I decided to use the simplest lace possible for sleeves, to make cuffs stand out. It also creates a nice spiraling pattern when used in circular knitting. Here is this pattern: Spiral Lace.pdf

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is an antique Italian lace pattern decoded. I included two versions: for flat knitting and for circular one. When done circularly, pattern creates nice spiraling effect. Milanese Lace.pdf

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is an antique Italian lace pattern decoded. I included two versions: for flat knitting and for circular one. When done circularly, pattern creates nice spiraling effect. Milanese Lace.pdf

Day 20: Baileys Chocolate Truffles – nom nom nom

Following on from yesterday’s chocolate theme, today’s thing is Hazelnut Baileys chocolate truffles. The recipe came from the Real Epicurian’s website and was really simple (if not a little messy). I rolled half in crushed amaretti  biscuits and the other half in

Day 20: Baileys Chocolate Truffles – nom nom nom

Following on from yesterday’s chocolate theme, today’s thing is Hazelnut Baileys chocolate truffles. The recipe came from the Real Epicurian’s website and was really simple (if not a little messy). I rolled half in crushed amaretti  biscuits and the other half in

Daily Instructions for 20 February 2012

Develop a simple plan. Document. Report back #dayin #dailyin

Daily Instructions for 20 February 2012

Develop a simple plan. Document. Report back #dayin #dailyin

Day 13 – Stegasaurus Valentines

In preparation for Valentines Day, my things today were, unsurprisingly, valentines cards. I coloured in one myself, and the supervised Mini-M colouring in the other one for her Dad, and she took it very seriously indeed. There was almost as

Day 13 – Stegasaurus Valentines

In preparation for Valentines Day, my things today were, unsurprisingly, valentines cards. I coloured in one myself, and the supervised Mini-M colouring in the other one for her Dad, and she took it very seriously indeed. There was almost as

Day 17 – Origami experiments

So, shortly after Day 10, I poured a mug of hot chocolate over my laptop, and killed it. Sad but true story! A new laptop has been ordered, and in the interim I have now commandeered an emergency stop gap,

Day 17 – Origami experiments

So, shortly after Day 10, I poured a mug of hot chocolate over my laptop, and killed it. Sad but true story! A new laptop has been ordered, and in the interim I have now commandeered an emergency stop gap,

Backpack 20/29

Every day I am going to throw an object up in the air ten times. I am going to film myself doing it and select ten frames where the object is covering my face and make an animated gif.

Backpack 20/29

Every day I am going to throw an object up in the air ten times. I am going to film myself doing it and select ten frames where the object is covering my face and make an animated gif.

Day 20: Cute owl earrings

I had a whole week planned of organizing stuff around the home and trying some projects from the latest issue of Burda magazine. Of course, things don’t always go as planned, so today I made these earrings with cute green

Day 20: Cute owl earrings

I had a whole week planned of organizing stuff around the home and trying some projects from the latest issue of Burda magazine. Of course, things don’t always go as planned, so today I made these earrings with cute green

TaD 20 – Origami turtle

If you never saw an orange turtle here I give you the chance :) I used one piece of paper, 18×18 cm, and the turtle has aprox. 9 cm from the head to the tail.

TaD 20 – Origami turtle

If you never saw an orange turtle here I give you the chance :) I used one piece of paper, 18×18 cm, and the turtle has aprox. 9 cm from the head to the tail.

Day 20: Not even a full flower

I’m not very happy with the result but maybe I’ll try again in another day. Today I received the photos taken on TAD18. Guess… what is in the first frame?

Day 20: Not even a full flower

I’m not very happy with the result but maybe I’ll try again in another day. Today I received the photos taken on TAD18. Guess… what is in the first frame?

Day 19- Cake Decoration

Day 19- Cake Decoration

I made this little bunting out of paper, bamboo skewers, thread and glue to go atop the piecaken I made on day 18 for my friend’s birthday.

Be blessed.

Day 19- Cake Decoration

Day 19- Cake Decoration

I made this little bunting out of paper, bamboo skewers, thread and glue to go atop the piecaken I made on day 18 for my friend’s birthday.

Be blessed.

Day 18- Piecakein

Day 18- Piecakein

For Day 18, I made a blackberry pie baked inside of a lemon cake for my friend’s birthday. It tasted, AMAZING.

Be blessed.

Day 18- Piecakein

Day 18- Piecakein

For Day 18, I made a blackberry pie baked inside of a lemon cake for my friend’s birthday. It tasted, AMAZING.

Be blessed.

19&20/29 Little Fishy

Crocheted fish. I didn’t. Use a pattern. I guess this is why it took 2 days.

19&20/29 Little Fishy

Crocheted fish. I didn’t. Use a pattern. I guess this is why it took 2 days.

Day 18: Moustache brooch

Day 18: I’ve prepared a cute brooch on light pink colour with ice blue hearts and black lace. The brooch is made from ceramic and it can’t wait to fit on some pretty lady dress,/blouse/shirt:) How about you?Do you like

Day 18: Moustache brooch

Day 18: I’ve prepared a cute brooch on light pink colour with ice blue hearts and black lace. The brooch is made from ceramic and it can’t wait to fit on some pretty lady dress,/blouse/shirt:) How about you?Do you like

Dag 20 : Vorm

Made a template today from an old sheet of painted masonite. It doesn’t seem much but I was tired, and this needed to be done.

Dag 20 : Vorm

Made a template today from an old sheet of painted masonite. It doesn’t seem much but I was tired, and this needed to be done.

Day 20

New zealand trip plans on foam board

Day 20

New zealand trip plans on foam board

Birthday Treats (day 20)

Homemade dark chocolate dipped strawberries. Guaranteed to go fast!

Birthday Treats (day 20)

Homemade dark chocolate dipped strawberries. Guaranteed to go fast!

Thing #7 renewed gloves

Check out how I renewed my favourite gloves. Now they fit my (hand made) skiing hat :)

Thing #7 renewed gloves

Check out how I renewed my favourite gloves. Now they fit my (hand made) skiing hat :)

Thing a Day 20: Rubber Ducky Star Wars Reenactment Theatre

Duck Vader: You are beaten. It is useless to resist. Don’t let yourself be destroyed as Obi-Wan did. Duck Vader: There is no escape. Don’t make me destroy you. Luke, you do not yet realize your importance. You have only

Thing a Day 20: Rubber Ducky Star Wars Reenactment Theatre

Duck Vader: You are beaten. It is useless to resist. Don’t let yourself be destroyed as Obi-Wan did. Duck Vader: There is no escape. Don’t make me destroy you. Luke, you do not yet realize your importance. You have only

Day 19

Another hat project, this time for Gavin. Sometimes it’s good to have moth invasion on your wool sweaters … That keeps your creative juices flowing, especially if you are having hard time throwing  away your favorite sweater. So here is

Day 19

Another hat project, this time for Gavin. Sometimes it’s good to have moth invasion on your wool sweaters … That keeps your creative juices flowing, especially if you are having hard time throwing  away your favorite sweater. So here is

20. Eyes

Worsted yarn knit on US5 needles. Approx. the size of a golf ball, which is about accurate, yeah? Free pattern by Mary Jane Mucklestone. The knitted play list: “Eyes” by Peter Bjorn & John

20. Eyes

Worsted yarn knit on US5 needles. Approx. the size of a golf ball, which is about accurate, yeah? Free pattern by Mary Jane Mucklestone. The knitted play list: “Eyes” by Peter Bjorn & John

Logo

A little while spent at lunchtime playing with shapes and filters. No real purpose – maybe it’s a logo?

Logo

A little while spent at lunchtime playing with shapes and filters. No real purpose – maybe it’s a logo?

Day Eighteen- Screen printed t-shirt

I bought a t-shirt on sale and thought it might be nice to have a pair of Hellephant pyjamas.  I’m going to make some bottoms out of teal poplin.

Day Eighteen- Screen printed t-shirt

I bought a t-shirt on sale and thought it might be nice to have a pair of Hellephant pyjamas.  I’m going to make some bottoms out of teal poplin.

hokeypokey 20/29

Ahhk, this head cold will not leave me alone and is slowing me down.  The rye starter died, I assume because I did’t feed it yesterday.  It looks awful.  I will start over after I pick up some more rye

hokeypokey 20/29

Ahhk, this head cold will not leave me alone and is slowing me down.  The rye starter died, I assume because I did’t feed it yesterday.  It looks awful.  I will start over after I pick up some more rye

Originally posted on Cheerful Woman:
I made niku-jyaga today, which is a meat & potato dish simmered in a sweet sauce. It turned out really well, and though I tend to photograph my food whenever I eat out, I completely…

Originally posted on Cheerful Woman:
I made niku-jyaga today, which is a meat & potato dish simmered in a sweet sauce. It turned out really well, and though I tend to photograph my food whenever I eat out, I completely…

Day 17: Umbrella brooch and earings

Hei everyone! as you can see I am behind with posting but I will keep out the good work, I hope:) The excuse is that I had friends of mine coming to visit me, from Prague so, not so much

Day 17: Umbrella brooch and earings

Hei everyone! as you can see I am behind with posting but I will keep out the good work, I hope:) The excuse is that I had friends of mine coming to visit me, from Prague so, not so much

Olá cats. It may seem I neglected TAD for a few days, but I haven’t. Honestly. We’ve been completing bigger projects (with many singing-for-the-baby breaks) and when I say bigger I’m just talking size, like arranging kittnish things in a

Olá cats. It may seem I neglected TAD for a few days, but I haven’t. Honestly. We’ve been completing bigger projects (with many singing-for-the-baby breaks) and when I say bigger I’m just talking size, like arranging kittnish things in a