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DIY: Mother’s Day Craft

DIY: Mother’s Day Craft

Posted on Tuesday, 6th May, 2014 in DIY, Inspire Me by

Have you seen these cute Mother’s Day Projects from the Dailylike Design Team? Time to get crafting! Rosettes 3 Ways by Magdalena Franco of The Craft Revival For this project Magdalena has used the Fabric Sticker sets in First Love and Red Ribbon, as well as Deep Yellow Twine. Click here to see how it [...]

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DIY: Easter Craft Projects

DIY: Easter Craft Projects

Posted on Wednesday, 9th April, 2014 in DIY, Inspire Me by

Looking for some crafty inspiration this Easter? Check out these amazing DIY projects created by the Dailylike Design Team! A clever no-sew Mad Hatter Easter Bonnet created by Magdalena Franco of The Craft Revival. {Magdalena has used the Childhood Collecting Paper, Alley Fabric Buttons and Lace trim} A super adorable Easter Bunny Costume created by Lisa [...]

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how to: diy disc pocket card

how to: diy disc pocket card

Posted on Saturday, 25th January, 2014 in DIY, Inspire Me by

Today we had a customer (a photographer) who popped into our store looking for a unique way to present a disc of wedding photos for her clients. As we are always up for a challenge, this inspired us to think of a creative solution that we would love to share with you! Materials: – Alex Mae Tree [...]

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Back to School // Ideas & Inspiration

Back to School // Ideas & Inspiration

Posted on Friday, 10th January, 2014 in DIY, In Store Events, Inspire Me, The Window by

Have you seen our new Back to School window!? Come in store and visit us for some great ideas on how to decorate your child’s new school books, pens, pencil cases and lots more! This month our window has been inspired by the exciting new products from Dailylike, including fabric tapes, stickers, wraps and fabrics. All of [...]

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Check it Out: Advent Calendar Idea

Check it Out: Advent Calendar Idea

Posted on Monday, 2nd December, 2013 in DIY, Inspire Me by

It’s December already and we have no idea where the year has gone! There’s something special about this time of year - something about it takes us back to days at the beach, good times with family and friends, relaxing (or stressful!)  get-aways and gifts both given and received. We love how it’s so inclusive of the whole [...]

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4 Fab Uses for Fabric Tape

4 Fab Uses for Fabric Tape

Posted on Friday, 29th November, 2013 in DIY, Inspire Me by

There are many ways you can use Fabric Tape – so we thought we’d share a few ways you can decorate your next event using the versatile cuties – read on.   1. Seal it Add an extra touch by sealing your envelope with a strip of Fabric Tape! This is a perfect way to avoid [...]

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diy: recycled cardboard christmas decorations

diy: recycled cardboard christmas decorations

Posted on Tuesday, 19th November, 2013 in DIY, Inspire Me by

  This is a super cute and simple Christmas craft idea to do with the kids during the upcoming school holidays or for those of you who just can’t help but be crafty yourselves! Supplies Needed: Cardboard Boxes Pretty Ribbon Glue Metal Ruler Blade or Scissors White Pen (we used ZIG Posterman Extra Fine White $5.95 [...]

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How To: DIY Paper Flowers

How To: DIY Paper Flowers

Posted on Thursday, 29th August, 2013 in DIY, Inspire Me by

Spring is just around the corner and we can’t wait! Here’s a DIY inspired by Creative Bug who does a few different versions to make a paper bouquet. We’ve tweaked it a little bit, used twigs/branches for ours. It’s quite easy to customise this tutorial to make flowers in all shapes and forms!   Gather your supplies! [...]

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How to: Hexagon Wreaths

How to: Hexagon Wreaths

Posted on Wednesday, 28th August, 2013 in DIY, Inspire Me by

In preparing for our new window (stay tuned!) we created these simple yet beautiful hexagon wreaths made from sticks and paper leaves (available in store). These wreaths would look super cute hung on your front door or used to decorate a wedding or event! They are easy to make and will last forever! What you [...]

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Papier-mâché Creations

Papier-mâché Creations

Posted on Wednesday, 24th July, 2013 in DIY, Inspire Me by

In preparation for our newest window display I have been getting messy with Papier-mâché! If you have been in store this week you may have seen our new window! Eight hot air balloons, each hand made using balloons, newspaper, Japanese Washi Paper and a lot of glue! While I was making these, it took me [...]

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Bows Bows Bows!

Bows Bows Bows!

Posted on Friday, 19th July, 2013 in DIY, Inspire Me by

So it seems that all my blog posts are revolving around my trip to Korea, and here I go again! Seoul is a great city for shopping if you love cute Asian inspired things! Almost every store had their beauty and accessories sections where I found and fell in love with bows! They’re just the perfect little addition [...]

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How To: DIY Origami Bookmarks

How To: DIY Origami Bookmarks

Posted on Friday, 12th July, 2013 in DIY by

Hi there and welcome back! As you may have read last week, I recently did a little trip to South Korea and discovered an awesome little store called Artbox, where I went a little crazy and purchased quite a fair amount of stationery. Not only did I adore the kawaii designs of these Korean products, [...]

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How to: Tissue Paper Tassel Garland

How to: Tissue Paper Tassel Garland

Posted on Tuesday, 9th July, 2013 in DIY, Inspire Me by

{Photo taken from Garn & Mehr Tissue Paper Tassel Garland Tutorial} In preparation for our upcoming birthday celebrations here at sarbe, we thought it would be the perfect chance to learn how to make these fun tissue paper tassel garlands! They seem to be all the rage at the moment – popping up everywhere we [...]

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How to: DIY Macrame Hangers

How to: DIY Macrame Hangers

Posted on Monday, 1st July, 2013 in DIY by

How lovely are these macramé hangers? This is such a simple and easy project to decorate your home – inside or out! Have you heard of macramé? It is the craft of “knotting” and can sometimes be very complex, but it can also be super simple! What you will need: Rope, twine or ribbon Scissors Tape [...]

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