while browsing for free printable 2013 calendar to perk up my work station, i stumbled upon design milk’s best 2013 modern calendars. The Wandkalendar pictured below grabs my attention. rather than spending €14.50 for it, i decided to make one for myself. You only need: calendar + post it notes + a hole punch get the free pdf pattern here. then punch holes on the post it notes.. ...
wow it's been a long while..
you know what people say.. life’s what happens when you’re busy making other plans. so here are some of the stuffs i made rabbit chick koala frog cookie monster snow white bow bookmarks
bear cellphone pouch
done in 30 minutes :)
october calendar from cotmc
celebrate your halloween from comtc’s october calendar. HAPPY HALLOWEEN! (it’s 30 more days, i know, but whatever)
purple owl cell pouch
took me a while to make the pattern. glad it turned out right. i finished this pouch so late last night, i had a dream i was in a craft store, buying supplies hahaha.. i’ll post the pattern for this pouch soon.
panda cell pouch
why only stuck with envelope when you can make more from the pattern? here’s panda cellphone pouch, using felt and a little embroidery.
v-stitch baby blanket
an order i finished last sunday. it works up quite quickly. (start with color 1) for the foundation, chain multiple of 3, plus 1. row 1 - v stitch (dc, ch 1, dc) in 5th ch from hook. [sk 2 ch, v stitch] to last 2ch. sk 1 ch, dc in last ch. next rows - ch 3, v stitch in each ch1 sp across, dc on top of turning ch from last row. edging: (change to color 2, or not - your call) ch 1, sc around...
my final envelope pattern: owl get the print ready version here, or print this template on any color you like, then cut - 3 or 4 scalloped shapes (refer to the pic) in various colors - 2 circles on white - 2 smaller circles on any color ensemble by referring to the pic above. ta da!
click here for the print-ready pattern. or print this template on green, then cut: - two circles on white + two smaller circles on black for the eyes - two small ovals on yellow - two hands on green draw the mouth with your sharpies. cut the upper corners of the envelope to have rounded edges like the one in the picture. coming up: owl envelope pattern.
i’m a big fan on my milk toof. i hadn’t checked the blog for a while. today i did, and whoooaa.. what an ambitious new story. lardee got sick, and ickle tried to get him to eat some soup. go check it out.
click here for the print ready template. as for the collage one, have this template on black paper, then cut: - one heart shape on white (cut the bottom part) for the face. - one oval on white for the body - two circles on pink for the cheeks - two smaller circles on black for the eyes (or just draw them) - one diamond on orange for the beak - two tulip shape on orange for the feet. easy...
however long it is, long holiday ends
eid holiday is almost over, and monday is coming much sooner than i thought. and for a fresh start at the office, i have this mini retro typewriter from paperfoldables.com to post my to do lists. you can download it here. and i’ll also be gracing my work station with this september calendar from calendar of the month club, which can be used as shadow box/photo frame when the month is...
as promised, here’s the pattern for chick envelope for you to download and print. or print this template on yellow paper, then cut: - one heart on red - one diamond on orange - two wings on orange - two circles on pink - two smaller circles on black (or just draw them on the envelope) for the eyes *coming up tomorrow: penguin envelope pattern
happy (belated) eid mubarak, everyone!
gaaawd.. my internet connection in these several few days is killing me. but it’s all ok now, so.. yaaaay! ok now, so i and my family celebrated eid al fitr on wednesday. some celebrated it a day earlier. but it doesn’t really matter. what’s important is that you get together with your family, getting back in touch. as for me, it means craft time with the kids (and not to...
sorry for not posting yesterday. i’d love to make up for it by sharing two patterns today. but, ehm, we’ll see.. for now, you can download elmo envelope pattern here. and if you fancy the collage one, it’s quite easy to make. just print this template on red paper, then cut: -two circles on white -two smaller circles on black (or...
cookie monster envelope
om nom nom nom nom.. it’s time for cookie monster. download the print-ready version here. but if you want to do some collage, you can just print this template on blue and assemble the envelope yourself. you need: - 2 circles on white paper for the eyes - 2 smaller circles on black for the eyeballs (or just draw them on the white circles). -one crescent on black for the mouth. - one...
ied is coming soon, and for the kids it’s pretty much like halloween, but it’s all treats. no tricks, and sans the costumes. and these kids, i believe, have a good network in which they inform each other which family gives large amount of money or fancy foods/drinks. not long after you give 5000 IDR to each kid (that’s quite generous, the standard is 1000-2000 IDR), their friends...