Washi Tape Christmas Garland

Check out the tutorial on Washi Tape Christmas Garland  by Expatria, Baby. Cut washi tape into two strips, one about 8 inches long, the other about 7.5 inches. Adhere the strips to one another, leaving a bit of the sticky side of one tape exposed. Now get looping. Make your loop. Close it. Repeat. Attach your … Continue reading

Hello Sandwich Wrapping for Martha Stewart!

Hello Sandwich Wrapping for Martha Stewart!

Hello Sandwich’s wrapping is on Martha Stewart’s Website! She’s one of four craft bloggers asked to take part in the ‘Gift Wrap Challenge’. You can see more of her wrapping in her website Hello Sandwich Wrapping for Martha Stewart! I must say her wrapping is the prettiest among the four. And I voted for her 🙂

Projects in My Life

I’m trying to strike off another item on my 12 before 2012 is based on iHanna’s blog on 49 Creative things You Can Do Today | iHanna’s Blog. Today, I’m going to “List Projects I’ve finished in my life”. Strictly speaking, I’ve not done much on a BIG project basis but small projects still count right? “Cross-stitch poster” … Continue reading

Evidence Page

Evidence Page

One item on my “12 before 2012” is to “Create Evidence pages when you get new materials”. According to iHanna blog, an evidence page is a page in your Art Journal or notebook where you break out new stuff. My first thought is my collection of washi tapes aka Japanese masking tapes, which I grouped them according to their … Continue reading

Pocket Envelope Folder

Pocket Envelope Folder

I’m inspired to try making a Pocket Envelope Folder after reading hello sandwich blog. Since I’m not in Tokyo, there’s no way I could learn to do it at her workshop. I could only make it based on what I see. Will update with my own version soon 🙂

Otona no Enpitsu (大人の鉛筆)

Otona no Enpitsu (大人の鉛筆)

I just bought an “Otona no Enpitsu” (大人の鉛筆) which literally means ‘Adult Pencil’ from Kinokuniya (紀伊国屋). It is the winner of the Japanese Best Stationery Award (Design) in ISOT 2011. This award-winning stationery is made in Japan by Kitaboshi (北星) Pencil Company to celebrate its 60th anniversary. The pencil body is made of a high quality incense cedar and it … Continue reading

DIY: Paper Gift Bag

DIY: Paper Gift Bag

With the festive season coming up, Hello Sandwich shares a tutorial from her “Hello Sandwich Gift Wrapping Zine”. Do check out hello sandwich’s blog on the Paper Gift Bag Tutorial

DIY: Washi Tape Christmas Tree

DIY: Washi Tape Christmas Tree

If you don’t have space for a Christmas tree this year, why not check out Omiyage blog on DIY: Washi Tape Christmas Tree. Related articles Advent Calendar (provisionshop.wordpress.com)