Crafter in the Spotlight

Hello arty crafty friends I am back here this Thursday with yet another talented Crafter in the Spotlight! Every now and then we see so many of our creative friends coming up with out-of-the box ideas, sharing amazing projects, inspiring us to create more and how lovely it is when we get to hear their story in their own words!! This week it’s Pranita Dhamdhere, an engineer and MBA, who will be telling us about her journey down the creative lane and how she juggles between work, home and craft! Read more...

Simple Image transfer technique/distressed effect; A step-by-step tutorial!

Hi creative friends! I'm back again with my second blog post. I'd love to thank everyone for taking the time to like and comment on my first post (Vintage box). It's truly encouraging to come out with something colorful & creative everytime 🙂 Anyway, let's get started with this project. I'll be showing you a simple and easy image transfer technique in this tutorial with very minimal supplies. Hope you'll like it! So, this should be the final output if you're gonna attempt this technique Read more...

Flower Medley Tag and Pillow-Box Gift Set

Hello crafty friends -Kathy here for my first Design Team project post with Itsy Bitsy and I can't wait to share it with you! I am so grateful for this opportunity and just had so much fun creating with these beautiful products. Let me walk you through the process of creating the flower tag and matching pillow-box... Starting with beautiful paper is the key to every good project and this "Happy Birthday" paper pack is gorgeous! There is not a single print in here that I don't like, I just Read more...

Vintage Rustic Layout

Hello friends Pooja here at Itsy Bitsy's blog to share some crafty time with you. I usually  like to make mixed media projects and this time I tried my hands  on  a layout. I will show you how easily you can create a rustic look. This especially works out well for those who are not too confident about their colouring. The trick is, you just need to give a distressed appeal to your background using your inks.   Have a look To make this, I have chosen a blue paper from Little Birdie's Read more...

Crafter in the Spotlight

Hello arty crafty friends, Every Thursday we hear the story of a talented crafter but it never gets monotonous because everyone has a unique story to share with us about their journey down the creative lane! Let’s hear it from Akhila Bapatla this time in ‘Crafter in the Spotlight’ Even though Akhila is a doctor by profession but her love for crafting has kept her going with her creativity. She calls herself a semi professional crafter. She has been fond of acrylic painting since she was Read more...

Let’s Paint a Rose Wreath

Hello friends Charu here! I hope you enjoyed my last tutorial! This time I am back with an easy- peasy watercolor flower wreath. I love watercolors as they create a dreamy effect on paintings. Watercolor wreaths are fun and easy to do and it’s super relaxing too. Firstly, you don’t need to care about blending and mixing colors. Secondly, you can use them for everything – cards, writing sheets, gift tags, book marks, name cards etc.  I am painting some roses first and then we will Read more...

Heat Tool…..a Crafter’s Essential

Hi folks This is Suman here and I am here, with a review of a wonderful and essential product for every crafter's work table. Well it is the Little Birdie Heat Tool……. Hello Friends What is the Little Birdie Heat Tool? If you've never used a heat tool, you might be a little intimidated and confused whether you actually need another tool in your crafting kit. Well….the Little Birdie Heat Tool is like a stick-shaped hair dryer. It's electric, so all you have to do is plug it Read more...

Decorated Wooden Desk Organizer

Hi everyone,  DT Henriette here with my second blog post for Itsy Bitsy! I just wanted to say that I'm very excited to be part of the Itsy Bitsy Design team and I'm looking forward to sharing my crafty projects with you all and meeting new friends. Today I'm sharing a decorated wooden desk organizer and a few decorated tags. It's so much fun to pimp up a dull desk organizer and you can finally use up all those cute embellishments and pretty papers you have in your stock.  I've started by Read more...

A Wall Art on Canvas Using Gilding

Hello Everyone!! I am Shantha and I am here today to share another Gilding technique which can be done on canvas. I have made a small piece which can be put up to adorn any wall. This project uses stenciling, gilding and the Dream Cut .... all together!! It’s great fun to use everything possible to make a piece. Here’s how I made this canvas: I started off by applying a base paint. Since the designer leaves come in metallic colours and I will be using Gold and Silver Designer leaves Read more...

The shabby-chic BABY GIRL album

A baby girl ....... One of the most beautiful miracles in life ,one of the greatest joys one can ever  know and the reason why there is extra sunshine ,laughter and happiness in a couples world . Making something to cherish the little angles beautiful memories is a blessed journey in itself , from the day the test says positive!  to the girls first sight, from her first step to the first birthday and then all the blissful moments intacked ......... stacking them so that even when the angle Read more...