Monday, October 20, 2014

Let's have some snack!

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I did procastinate on the dollhouse and I've been busy lately.  Plus Christmas is coming! Panic mode again!

Anyway I did finish this quick and simple DIY dining table and chairs for my mini Lalaloopsy.
All materials except the paint are from Daiso.

Chairs are square blocks of wood that I painted with silver, I added cushion using scraps of fabric and wool as padding. The table is a wood coaster, I used the same square block as a stand for the table. The small table centerpiece lace is a sticker embellishment.  And tadah!



Care for some tea?


I managed to squeeze in some time to do a mini album too.  This is for the bridal shower we had last weekend.  Size is approximately 4" x 5" just the right size to fit instax photos :)

I have a few more simple DIY miniatures that I finished as accessories for my dollhouse/diorama.  Hopefully I can find time to finish all the projects running around the creative side of my brain.
Have a creative week ahead!!!


Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Miniature DIY

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 My Lalaloopsy dollhouse was a hit and frankly I want my own LOL.  I started to do another version but this time the casing is a mooncake box instead of a lunchbox.  Obviously the season of mooncake just passed so there are pretty boxes everywhere.  But I didn't get any this year so I used the old boxes from last year and went ahead.

The making of mini shelves/furnitures.  The accessible paint is still my Martha Stewart silver metallic not sure if the color will blend in the house.

Here is my bed, again made of sponges, fabric, felt, trims, beads and buttons.

I'm testing how it would look like in the bedroom, not bad, but I don't like the metallic color.

While I procastinate on the dollhouse project, I was thinking/executing another project -- a toy store diorama!

Here's my first attempt for the display shelves

Here's Pete with the mini toys!

This diorama is progressing now instead of the dollhouse, so let's see in the coming days =)

On a side note I recently had an inventory of my mini Lalas, to date I have a total of 86!  There are new Target exclusives coming in so I will definitely go to Ebay for this, and for the remaining series I'll try my luck back home.  Yep I'm coming home again! Vacation time!

Monday, September 01, 2014

Always find a song

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I still have the tendency to fill up my pages.  I'm still on the XL phase =)

old cut-outs of sassafrass pp from my stash

layering the embellies

tim holtz stencil

Friday, August 29, 2014

Self-criticism

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I've been a scrapper for such a long time, maybe I can consider myself seasoned and experienced, until I stopped scrapping.  Like any other scrappers I stepped back due to other priorities  but I did hang on to this hobby because it makes me feel happy with the process. 

I do blog hops to get inspiration, that's the very reason I have so many links in my blog hehehe

My last mini album was a breeze, I finished that in two sessions.  But there are times,  you just can't seem to pull together the bits and pieces, and this process gives me stress hahaha

Here's my last attempt at a project, let's just see how it turns out.



Monday, August 18, 2014

Happy memories mini

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Bit by bit I'm accomplishing my pending projects.  Plus less scrapbook supplies from my stash, yey for that!

This is before I modpodged the whole cover and back for durability :)

I use vellum to break the monotony of kraft pages


Played with my stamp and paper shapers

Random stickers and embellies

added photo corners so it's easy to slot the photos






random paper goodness :)