Happy Birthday – A Decoupaged Layout with Watercolour Embellishments

Hello friends...Hope all are doing great. DT Vaishali on the blog today. This is the first time I am sharing a layout and it is one with decoupage! I have made this 12 x 12 inch layout using decoupage technique and watercolour embellishments.  Hope you are excited  to see how a scrapbook layout can be decoupaged and can be a great  party decor piece as well! Apart from decoupage, I have played around with some beautiful watercolour embellishments on a 8 x 8 inch burlap canvas. The embellishments Read more...

Welcome – Medley with Mandala and Watercolour Embellishments

Hello friends, Warm welcome to all the readers from  DT member Vaishali. Today I am sharing an interesting medley of some wonderful new products, that are a part of my DT kit for this month. In the picture above are some of the products from my kit, that I have crafted with to make a WELCOME BOARD. Have also used the beautiful Mandala stencil with different mediums, in different ways on different surfaces. So let's get started to know it all. Step wise procedure to make the Welcome Read more...

Home Decor- Cast with Cement and Love

Hello friends...Hope all are  crafting great !!!!  DT Vaishali on the blog today and am very excited to share my creations using Little Birdie's  Craft Cement. Being an architect, have learnt all about cement and concrete, but never worked hands on with it. So in the middle of my excitement and concerns, ended up working on two projects ...what if one cracks ??? To my happiness both the projects turned out great....no cracks and perfect unmolding. Craft Cement is a great material to create Read more...

Bird House Table Lamp – Mixed Media Decor

Hello friends, Hope all are doing great. DT Vaishali on the blog today and I am super excited to share my creation - Bird House Table Lamp with you all. I had great fun working with mixed media products from the store in this project. I have a video tutorial explaining the detailed process that  I completely enjoyed....It also  explains effects and uses of different mixed media mediums. Click here to see it! Link Recently, Itsy Bitsy  added wonderful wooden bases from AC Moore Read more...

Love is in the Air- Reverse Image Transfer with Crackle Effect

Hello friends, Hope you all are doing great! It's Vaishali on the blog today and  I have a beautifully crafted glass plate, that makes a perfect Valentine's Day gift for your loved one. It can also be used as a decor piece, after all the season of love never ends!!  Love is in the Air, throughout the year! Have you tried reverse image transfer? It's very interesting to work with image transfer technique on the reverse side of transparent surfaces! Here , I have used Little Birdie Two Read more...

Desk Decor- Image Transfer on Different Backgrounds

Hello everyone! Vaishali here, Hope all are doing great. I am extremely happy to continue as a design team member of Itsy Bitsy. Thanks a lot Rashmi, Harish and the entire Itsy Bitsy team for having me on board again. I completely enjoyed the last term and am grateful to everyone for showering so much love and appreciation for my work. Looking forward to explore interesting techniques, using wonderful Itsy Bitsy products in this term as well. The ongoing monthly blog challenge is 'Anything Read more...

Happy Festivities- Tealight Holders with Natural Materials

Hello everyone, Vaishali here on the blog today. Hope all are enjoying the festive season.  It's the time of the year that's  filled with  joy and warmth. The homes are adorned with beautiful rangolis, diyas, garlands, lanterns and festive decor pieces. I completely enjoy decorating the house and the happiness doubles when it's done with handmade decor...I  am sure many of you feel the same !!! In today's post  I am sharing some interesting  DIY  ideas  to make tealight holders, using Read more...

Succulent Platter – My Happy Place, Decor Piece with Embossing Texture Paste

Hello friends, Vaishali here,  on the blog today. Hope everyone is crafting great !!! Today's project is an extension to my last creation - Decoupaged Candle with Embossing Texture Paste effects.  The beautiful candle needed an equally beautiful base for display....and that brought in the idea of creating a platter for it, which would also work as a center piece for the table !!! Little Birdie's handmade succulents available at  Itsy Bitsy have always been on my wish list...So the next thought Read more...

Candle Decoupage Adding Special Effects with Embossing Texture Paste

Hello friends, Vaishali here on the blog today. Hope all of you are doing great! Today's post is very special to me as I am sharing my first craft video tutorial with everyone.  I am grateful to each one of you for showering so much love and support to my blog posts and appreciating the content shared in the step wise picture tutorials.  Hoping that you will enjoy my video tutorial and  find it useful as well. With the upcoming festive season, candles make a great gifting option. Today's Read more...

Decoupaged Tote Bag – Fabric Decoupage with a Twist

Hello my arty, crafty friends, Hope you all are doing great. Vaishali here today!! I am super excited about sharing this fabric decoupage project with everyone.  Many of you must have explored decoupage on fabric. When working on a fabric surface, one medium that I find  interesting is ' Fabric Stiffener'. This wonderful product from the store has various uses and I have used it in some unique ways in my creation. I have a step wise picture tutorial of this Decoupaged Tote Bag, so Read more...