Monthly Archive:: February 2012

Gift Wrapper Pendant

A piece of gift wrapper can be turned into a charming pendant in no time. Here’s how.

Quilled Earring – Flower Pattern

A simple pair of quilled earrings made using the tear drop pattern (yes..yet again!)

Yarn Wrapped Bottle – DIY

Any old bottle lying around at your home can be converted into an elegant vase. You can use jute or woolen yarn (or use them both!) to make vases with this technique.

DIY – Yarn Wrapped Bangle

Wool yarn can be wrapped around your old wooden or plastic bangles. A brand new accessory is what you’ve made for yourself in no time.

Single piece Kundan Rangoli DIY

The traditional rangolis which have been used for years to adorn homes during festivals have in the recent past acquired a new form of kundan rangolis. Kundan rangolis or floating rangolis as they are sometimes referred to as are made using transparent plastic or cardboard sheets and kundan stones

Wool Billy Button Flowers DIY

Craspedia flowers or billy buttons can be made using wool yarn to brighten up the living room. These flowers are one of the simplest flowers to make too!

Crepe or Duplex Paper Poinsettia – DIY

Poinsettia flowers are my favorite – they’ve got a festive look in them, I don’t know how but just looking at them brings a feeling of joy (maybe its the but the red and green color?) and now I’ve got one more reason, they’re simple to make too!

Quilled Hoop Earrings DIY

I can’t have enough quilled earrings. Simple patterns and pretty results – only quilling can give you that. So here is another simple hoop pattern designs made using quilling strips.

Origami Corner Bookmark Tutorial

One of the useful models of origami is an origami corner bookmark which can be made in a few simple steps. Gift wrapping paper has been up-cycled and used for this bookmark.

Corner Bookmarks – DIY

Here is a simple technique to make corner bookmarks using card stock. These corner bookmarks are quite useful and they look cute too! You can make unique bookmarks in different designs using this method. Bookmarks make good giveaways too. You can customize these to suit different occasions.

Origami Hand Bag – DIY

Make a simple traditional origami hand bag.

Paper Softie

A cute looking paper soft serve cone can be made using colored origami paper.

Checked Heart – Origami

Here is how you can make a checked heart using paper.

St. Patrick’s Day Origami – Four Leaf Clover

Here is the first Origami model suited for St.Patrick’s Day. A four leaf modular origami model is done here.

3D Origami Cup Cake

For my cousin’s birthday this year, I decided to make a cute cup cake which she probably can not eat, but that which she can keep safely without having to refrigerate it.

Kundan Wall Art

Calendar up-cycled to a Kundan wall art for the puja or living room.