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Summerday
Bukidnon, Mindanao, Philippines
graphic designer, illustrator, photographer, seamstress and artisan of everything cute and crafty!
Interests: Blythe, Sewing Techniques, Vintage, Images, Mood Boards, Product Design, Old books
Recent Activity
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[NOTE: This project was made and photographed in March 2012] Hullo, world! As always, much has happened in between posts and I just have to go and start it off with posting a project I made 2 years ago! Yes, the photos were always ready.. but knowing me and my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at Summerdaystudio
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2013 was quite the year, so much had happened that there really was no time to blog. Overwhelming is an understatement. At first, I wanted to post a recap of last year to begin this blog year, but up to now, I am still at a lost for words to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2014 at Summerdaystudio
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You know the frozen-banana-just-like-icecream craze going around? :-) Well, I have been bitten by that bug too since I started my whole fitness frenzy and eating clean this year. But why stop with it looking like ice cream? Go the whole nine yards until you hit cute! 1. Freeze about... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2013 at Summerdaystudio
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Guess who's back? The horse. Okay, I am back. I hope. I think. Nah. I really am. My life is a work in progress, and so far it is progressing. The real world had beckoned, and as much as I enjoyed this parallel universe, it could not get a schedule... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2013 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo! Just when you thought I was never coming back, well, here I am again haha. In order to celebrate the sudden re-appearance, I will share with you a little tutorial on sprucing up your plain 'ol embroidery hoop. For whatever purposes it may serve. To begin, you will need... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2012 at Summerdaystudio
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To all mothers around the world.. happy mother's day :-) This blog has been quiet...since...it seemed like I was in labor for months...then the baby came bouncing out quick! :-D I'll be back to sharing again here soon (AND going back to work) ...but for now I am enjoying baby... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2012 at Summerdaystudio
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The lovely Jaden Hair at Steamy Kitchen is coming out with a new Asian cookbook! And we are lucky enough to get chosen as one of her recipe testers! Very exciting :-) Dear Husband and I, we really do love food. Most especially healthy Asian food, so we are enjoying... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2012 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo. The little fam and I are home-alone as the big fam are all off enjoying Bukidnon's Kaamulan festival. Yesterday was the Street dancing showcasing Bukidnon's rich culture from it's many indigenous tribes, and tonight is Rodeo Night to celebrate the champions of the Rodeo and Bukidnon's wonderful cowboys. I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2012 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo! It was scorching hot today :-( and I have been pretty lonely cause Dear Husband and Son are in the city to attend this. I kept looking out the window to see beyond the hills, waiting for the sky to turn grey and gloomy. Whilst I waited for the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2012 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo everyone! If you are in Cagayan de Oro for the weekend, it would be wonderful if you could drop by my sister-in-law Angela Soriano's RTW Summer Sample Sale tomorrow. She is a lovely designer whose clothes have just the right hint of sexy ;-). These were my picks from... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2012 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo :-) Been sleeping early and waking up early so I am falling in love with the morning light all over again. Couldn't help doing a watercolor of the apple slices Nano Omil had placed on the bed, at which afterwards I even got more inspired and made a little... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2012 at Summerdaystudio
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Before this whole bed rest incident, I was all set to join the Just Crafty Enough blog's Project Project Runway Challenge 2012. And what that does entail exactly? The site describes the challenge as: Project Project Runway is an ode to the fashion design show we love so much. Each... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2012 at Summerdaystudio
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Feb 19, 2012
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Okay, not really... :-) It has been really long since the last post, and even in real life I have gone on hibernation. It is only been a recent development that I am online again, or even using my computer without throwing up. My days have been spent with meals... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2012 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo! Yes :-) it has been a million years... But I have been teaching at the school and have to focus, thus the disappearance. Although I still have 3 more days till the class ends, wanted to leave you with some images until I can write a decent post again.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2011 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo! I have started accepting custom orders for my handcarved stamps and have been busy painting the wooden handles for Ayla from the The Little Pinky Store's custom order of a logo stamp and alphabet stamp! This is the first coating, and I am going for the pink as shown... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2011 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo! It's been awfully quiet around the blog again :-) Today I made it a point to find the time to make a post, and although there are many works-in-progress to write about, somehow I kept leaning towards writting about body issues haha. I am not obese, nor in unhealthy... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2011 at Summerdaystudio
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Canon Kiss. Watercolor on Canson Paper. Lia Montalvan 2011 Hullo! Finally I am back and hopefully can stay still for a week should I be so lucky :-) While I was away, Kristine left a lovely comment and also asked about the camera used to take the photos found in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2011 at Summerdaystudio
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Bukidnon Landscape. Watercolor on Canson Paper. Lia Montalvan 2011 Hullo! Just a quick update to let you all know that I am alive and well :-) It has been a busy, busy week with moving the brothers and sisters from one place to another and coding up a site in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2011 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo! For all custom hat orders wherein I cannot meet with you personally, you may fill up the chart below and email the results to me :-) You may put: 1. (measurement) 2. (measurement).... Thank you for the inquiries and specially thank you to Cookie as hers will be the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2011 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo! Have been so busy lately that I have not had the time to make a decent post. I worked hard on the Lupi download (as heaven knows that is long due!) yesterday, but it is still not worthy of being posted :-( Thus, here we are back to posting... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2011 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo! Remember the hat from this post? It is finally coming together wonderfully :-) I cannot wait to have it all done and feathered out! In the meantime, here's the work-in-progress of the crown and some favorite tools. 1. Clover Flower Head pins :-) they are thin ang long, perfect... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2011 at Summerdaystudio
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Hullo! It was another rainy, gloomy afternoon in the little green house and so a make-over was in store haha. To see behind-the-scenes shots, read a make-up review of Ever Belena, or just want to know how to set up your own ghetto make-over at home.... To have a make-over,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2011 at Summerdaystudio
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Dear Husband said (in Bisaya, our dialect), "You're going to post this, aren't you?" Hehehehe. Ofcourse! How could I resist? My family can attest to my fascination with..you know... extra-terrestials, unidentified flying objects, imaginary alien friends and such. So coming home tonight I was in utter amazement to see this... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2011 at Summerdaystudio