My little corner

I’ve now set up my home office, where I can craft to my heart’s desire. It took a while to organize all the stuff I had piled up. I saved a special corner… Continue reading

Chiyogami earrings

I’ve never seen paper as beautiful as this, with amazing Japanese patterns. I bought a few sets of chiyogami from Japan, and the best way to make it shine was to use it for some jewelry.… Continue reading

Doodles

A friend sent me a photo with mugs for newly weds that were so cool. When I see something I like I always wonder if I could make it myself, it’s like a dare. So I… Continue reading

Giant paper roses

I wanted to make something special for my wedding decorations. I even thought about making my own bouquet, but the feedback I received was a little disappointing. So I decided to go with… Continue reading

Paper flowers

Flowers made out of paper ? At first I couldn’t believe it either. But a while ago, I found Lia Griffith’s site. It has so many great tutorials on paper flowers, you must pay her blog… Continue reading

For Christmas Part 2

While looking for inspiration, last year I found another great idea for Christmas tree baubles.  My bookmarks list is so long, its great to scratch at list one item from the to do list. You… Continue reading

For Christmas

Almost everything I showed you so far I made as a gift. I always choose to give handmade presents – a little something put together with care. This is what I’ve made for Christmas, with… Continue reading

For Halloween

I love party handmade decorations, they give a personal touch to any themed party. With Halloween around the corner, we made these paper decorations at the Origami Club.   You can find the… Continue reading

I quilled a dragon

I love how dramatic that sounds. I’ve seen so many beautiful quilled creations on the web that I had to try making one. I started with something simple.   Then I found this picture of… Continue reading

Paper jewelry

You can make earrings or pendants from small origami pieces. While searching for other ways to make paper jewelry I discovered paper beads. With a little lacquer they turn out marvelous. Look at the… Continue reading