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Scrapping is my passion as it allows me the freedom to express my creative side in many ways.
Interests: music, paper crafts, and reading., altered arts, photography, scrapbooking, sewing, knitting, crochet, fitness
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And we are back! Hope you did not miss us too much in October. This month's project was super easy and took me less than an hour to make a few of these adorable wrapped crochet bracelets from One Dog... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Ole-Talk
Thanks! The spray starch is a great idea. Will have to try that.
Toggle Commented Sep 28, 2015 on Sisters Take on Pinterest | Felt Boxes at Ole-Talk
We took the month of August off as we were both enjoying the last of the summer weather. But since it is September, just like back to school we are back to our regular routines. This month cute felt boxes.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2015 at Ole-Talk
The original idea are these leather key chain holders from //Between the Lines// blog. However, I did not have any leather scraps in my stash (probably the one thing I don't have) but I did have burlap and twine so... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Since it is officially summer I thought I would share my rather ambitious summer reading list. Also according to Gretchen Rubin's Tendencies Test I am an Obliger and need an accountability buddy so that I will do what I say... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2015 at Ole-Talk
When Francine picked this for our next project I was a bit skeptical but I have to say these were really easy to make. Here is the inspiration for the bowls. I basically used the same materials as the original... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Thanks Nancy! I really love how it came out and it gives my room a nice lift. :)
Thanks sis! I want to make a few and swap them out every few months lol!!
Well it seems like we skipped right over spring and headed to summer her in the North East. Not that I am complaining after the winter that we had. Bring on the warm days! This month Francine picked this pull... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Spring is finally here in New England and what better way to celebrate than to bring some colour inside. This month our project is String-Wrapped Vases found on the Warm Hot Chocolate blog and here is my version. Original Source... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Yay sis! Great interview! I am so proud of you and all your craftiness! You are my motivation! :)
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Sponge and Ink done by me for Tinkerlab Sketch Challenge ...reading Landline by Rainbow Rowell on my Kindle and The Paris Wife by Paula McLain in paper back. ...binge watching Orphan Black on amazon prime and AD: The Bible Continues... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Because you just can't have too many baskets. My nephew's birthday is just around the corner so I am sewing him this to keep up my tradition of something handmade for every birthday and Christmas. Now that it seems that... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Francine chose our project this month and I have to say I was very excited. I have been meaning to make a door stopper for a while now so this was just the push that I needed. The original idea... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Thanks! :)
Last month's String Photo Frames (mine and Francine's) worked out pretty great. This month we are trying these awesome Felt Coasters from The Gold Jellybean blog. Source Pin it here Here's what I came up with. MySupplies: Felt in different... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2015 at Ole-Talk
I am doing the February sketch challenge over on Tinker Lab. It's a mix of sketching and art journaling and I have been enjoying myself playing with ink and stamps and paints. Here's what I have done so far: Days... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Welcome to the latest blogging adventure from Francine and me. After doing Sister Sketch for three years we decided it was time to try something different for our joint blogging venture. Both of us are addicted to Pinterest and have... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2015 at Ole-Talk
I have the supplies to make the knitted version of this Brioche Sweater but just may have to do this one instead...or as well I am loving knitted and crochet hats of late and these are the latest that have... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2015 at Ole-Talk
The Tree of Yoga - exploring not only the physical aspect of yoga but the philosophy as well and also trying to live my word for the year "self-awareness The Book of Strange New Things - this was recommended by... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Hope you have a wondeful week! Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2015 at Ole-Talk
I admit it, I am addicted to Pinterest. I mean what's not to love about a place that lets me put all the things I want to make, remember, cook in once place! Here are some of my favorite latest... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Thanks Sandra! Hope you find your planner too!
Toggle Commented Jan 8, 2015 on Planning for 2015 at Ole-Talk
Thanks sis! :)
Toggle Commented Jan 8, 2015 on My Word for 2015... at Ole-Talk
The nice thing about being on vacation during the last and first weeks of the year is that I have the time to do some planning. And by planning I mean make lists, one of my favorite things to do.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2015 at Ole-Talk