19 4 / 2014

Beckabonce Loves … Easter

It’s Easter time, here are some lovely Easter themed handmade items for you to browse whilst enjoying all them Easter eggs. My top three picks are

Happy Easter Gift Bird by Diana Parkhouse

Easter Egg for Sweet Treats by Polkadot of Winslow

Watercolour Easter Egg Card by Pebble and Bee

Bunnies Easter Gift Tote by Double Dutch Bunnies

Set of 2 Easter Egg Cosies by Mc Trigg

My First Easter Bunny by…

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18 4 / 2014

Check out these crafty tutorials to help you have a handmade Easter! My favourite are the cute bunny ear bags – perfect for holding all those mini chocolate eggs!

Sleepy Bunny Goody Bags

Easter Bunnies

Make String Egg Decorations

How to paint wooden eggs

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17 4 / 2014

Here is a little round up of some lovely handmade Easter cards.

‘Wishing Ewe a Happy Easter’ Card by Ted’s Designs

Rabbit Finger Puppet Easter Card by Clara and Macy

Yellow Chick Easter Card by Fluffy Duck

Fuzzy Bunnies Easter Card by Lottie’s Button Tin

Pink Wooden Egg Easter Card by Jo Degenhart

Pack of 10 Easter Egg Stitched Cards by The Soho Bee

Cute Happy Easter Card by Lou Illustrator

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17 4 / 2014

Vintage Fix: Singer Sewing Machine

Here is the latest addition to my little vintage collection a Singer Sewing Machine, I was so lucky to get this on in the condition it’s in with the original manual and fixings. I just love the ornate detailing and craftmanship!

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16 4 / 2014

Designer/Maker: Little Magic Pieces

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Dovile is a stay-at-home mum of two beautiful daughters. She wouldn’t call herself a designer, but she has always been creative. From an early age Dovile can remember transforming her old pair of jeans to a hippy handbag decorated with beads, tassels and sequins. With arrival of her first daughter she felt an urge to create again: she probably tried all the crafts there were. That’s…

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15 4 / 2014

Post with Post Tea!

I was so happy when I say this little package waiting for me when I got home from Post Tea, who was so kind to send me some samples to try! The packaging was so lovely that it felt a shame opening it, and once I had opened it was filled with lots of pretty packaged, lovely smelling teas … I didn’t know which one to try first! So far I have tried the Lemon Gunpowder which was lovely, I am most…

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14 4 / 2014

Giveaway with Whimsy Whimsical

Whimsy Whimsical have been very kind to donate two packs of their very cute greeting cards for one lucky Beckabonce reader to win. With Easter round the corner these would be a great way to send them thank you’s for all them yummy Easter treats. Read below to see how you can win!

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To enter all you need to do is -

- Head over to the lovely Whimsy Whimsical shop here.

- Leave a comment…

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14 4 / 2014

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Lilian runs a wee studio called CrossWood Store in Edinburgh, Scotland. She has always been a big fan of oriental art, Jazz music and of course – fashion. She learnt oriental painting and embroidery skills from her Grandma, and handcrafted many little fashion items for herself, her family and friends since she was growing up. Lilian has now started collaborating with her close…

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12 4 / 2014

Beckabonce Loves … Yellow

This weeks theme all things yellow, this colour never seems to fail to brighten up my day, and here are a lovely selection of handmade goodies that will hopefully brighten up yours. My top three picks are the yellow and red embroidered clutch,  the yellow and grey deer necklace and the little yellow clay house.

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Yellow Handmade Poppy Lightshade by Busy Blackbird

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Little Yellow Acorn Necklace by…

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11 4 / 2014

 

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I discovered these gorgeous hand painted brooches one night whilst browsing the internet, and just had to share these with you all. The detail captured and colours used send you to the magical, whimsical world that Lily Moon sees. She also sells prints, postcards and other bits and bobs you have to check, just click here.

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09 4 / 2014

Designer/Maker: Created by Carli

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Carli mostly makes accessories for newborn/children portrait photographers but she also makes floral crowns and some other items for teens/adults. A lot of the products are made from upcycled fabric and materials that are given to her by friends. She is only 18 which shocks a lot of people, as having a photographers prop shop is not the “normal” for someone of her age! Carli likes her…

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08 4 / 2014

Knit and Stitch Show

A few weeks ago I went to the Knit and Stitch show in London, it was amazing with so many gorgeous yarns and fabrics I was completely spoilt for choice and in my own little crafty heaven. Here are the goodies I picked up there!

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07 4 / 2014

ombre pink jewellery display

champagne glasses with pink flowers and swarovski crystals

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Witchcorner is a vintage and shabby chic inspired small business featuring Andrea’s home decoration items. All items in the shop are designed and handmade by Andrea, each piece is made with love, passion and care.

Witchcorner was originally her shop’s name in her home country, Hungary. In 2006, Andrea moved to England and felt pleased to be able to continue it as an online shop – her own…

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05 4 / 2014

Beckabonce Loves … Spring

The evenings are getting lighter the weather is getting brighter, spring is in the air and this post is to celebrate all things fresh and bright. And are some gorgeous finds to help bring the sunshine into your home! My top three are the blue tit locket, the hand knotted cushion and the spring crochet flower garland.

Green Lace Heart Ceramic Dish by Prince Design UK

Scalloped Spring Bunting by

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04 4 / 2014