Saturday 2 April 2011

a monthly make

I jumped on the bandwagon at the start of the year, committing myself to creating something each month. Just to add variety, I told myself scrapbook layouts didn't count, but off the page items did count (because I like to do little projects as I'm inspired)

In January, my make was a snowman ornament for a swap through swap-bot.

In February, I made a quilt for a friend who's baby was born at 25wks.

In March, I made some shadow boxes with Echo Park's For The Record

I think I'm going to use some of these as my pay-it-forward gifts.


  1. you've made some beautiful things and what a great idea to exclude scrapping so that you'd push yourself to do different things. I hope your friends baby is doing well, the quilt is lovely. Jo x

  2. Great projects. I really like that heart fabric on the baby quilt. Most of my creative stuff this year has been scrapbook layouts, however I have created a few alterned mini books and bookmarks.

  3. Beautiful items, especially the quilt. Loving your new blog header!

  4. They are simply lovely Cate! I'm another one who decided layouts wouldn't count - but I'm not sure if I'll hod out til the end of the year on that one!

  5. Hi Cate, finally stopping by to say thanks for commenting on my blog. I love yours and am looking forward to seeing more. Got to say I love those shadow cute and yes perfect wee pressies.


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