sarcastic darling (gfrancie) wrote in charmingclutter,
sarcastic darling

Gettin' your craft on.

The dreaded holiday of half-assed milk chocolate and ridiculous expectations may soon be upon us but we can set aside that insanity for a moment and think about cheerful things like making over the top cards or even decorating the house with interesting pretty things.

I found this particular piece:
through the Bath Postal museum which has high-lighted a few valentine cards from the 19th century.

Or you could get all Martha Stewarty and make
these paper cones.

It is kind of nice to add a bit of color to distract one from the dark dreary winter doldrums.

  • I'd forgotten I was a member here

    Untill a lovely new contact said I should post here, I hope its ok, I like everything, I mean it, everything is wonderful. I have a thing for…

  • Paper decor.

    I decided to decorate a window with some Paper Lanterns for Halloween and to add a bit of color and light as it becomes darker and more grey out. It…

  • Treasures...

    So while I was visiting my father last week, my fifteen year-old sister introduced me to her boyfriend as a "dish queen"--a term I taught her after…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.