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Category Archive: Pinterest

50,000 Pinterest Followers & Hipster Cacti

I’m celebrating today because I reached a big milestone on Pinterest with 50,0000 followers. Wait a minute. Make that 53,137. Golly gosh. “Celebrating” is probably the wrong word as I scramble to write this post in my old maternity nightie, gingerly sipping weak coffee while listening to blocked noses and much hacking and wheezing. It’s […]

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Wee Birdy’s Pinning for Inside Out

I’m super-excited to be Inside Out magazine’s guest pinner this month. Head over to the Pinterest board and check out all the things that are catching my eye right now, including awesome school holiday crafts, gorgeous interiors, DIY projects and beautiful design. Here’s just a peek at some of the things I’ve been pinning: Clockwise […]

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Checking in

Oh, YOU greeting card from Perch Paper Company. Sorry about the lack of posts on Wee Birdy recently. I’ve been sick. Mr Birdy’s been sick. Baby Birdy’s been sick. And now I think I’m getting sick again. Gah! It’s really getting a bit boring now. Many of the clothes I’ve been wearing over the past […]

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FREE printables: Jubilee cupcake toppers and cake banners

To celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee next weekend, I’ve designed some special Wee Birdy cupcake toppers and cake banners! They’re free to download and print and super-easy to assemble. Jubilee cupcake toppers All you need is a colour printer, some cardboard (a cereal box will do or some red or blue cardboard would look great), […]

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Wee DIY projects: Confetti and washi-tape Easter eggs

Here are a couple of quick and relatively easy ways to decorate hand-blown eggs for Easter. I really wanted to avoid dyeing the eggs because I didn’t want to fuss around with all the colour, and I also wanted to experiment with confetti. Have you noticed that confetti is everywhere at the moment? I’ve actually […]

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Wee Christmas find: Last minute DIY Christmas decorations

Here’s another last-minute easy Christmas craft: capture Christmas in a jar (or an empty ham tin) with a wee wintry diorama. Cluster a few of them together for a snowy forest effect, or pop a lid on for instant snow dome fun. Click through the links below for full how-tos and tutorials: Top left: Ski […]

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