Monday, 31 January 2011

Trying To Be More Organized

Good Morning!

I've got a few photos to share with you, of a project I'm working on at the moment and it's not crochet! I'm making a craft planner to try and organize my time a little better. I was inspired to make it by one of Lilibee's lovely classes and a planner kit, that I wish I'd bought when it was out! The folder is upcycled, it was a guide to money for new parents, given to me by my midwife.



To decorate the planner I used papers and embellishments from Sassafras-Sunshine Lollipop, Prima-Rebellious, American Crafts-Craft Fair and Blue Skies, Cosmo Cricket-Nutmeg. I've also used Red Velvet Art Paper Dolls, embroidery patterns and some black and white colouring book illustrations which came free with the RVA Small Craft Class that I took last year.




 To make the page tabs, I downloaded and printed off some free fonts from dafont.com, onto printable acetate. Since taking this photo I have changed it a little bit and double up on the months, because the planner was filling up too fast and it only had dividers in it!


More to come soon!
XxX


8 comments :

  1. Now doesn't that look cute!

    Victoria xx

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  2. So Awesome! I looooooove this planner! You are so talented my friend!!!!

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  3. Oh, pretty pretty! :) I love it! The colors are so fun - definitely a good way to make organizing lovely. :)

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  4. It looks wonderful, and such a good idea to organise your time.

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  5. Oh thanks everybody, and Julie you're too kind. XxX

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  6. So pretty and practical! Love the colours and patterns!
    Thank you so much for the kind comments you have left on my blog following the birth of Sophie! Its a bit of a struggle to get on line as often but I enjoy keeping up to date with everyone's posts!

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  7. No,no...i'm honest!You're really awesome!

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  8. OH MY GOSH!!! You're work is AWESOME!!! I totally love this!!! Your blog is super dooper cute and I love it!!! Thanks also for your congrats on my blog! Soooo glad to have found yours! :D

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