This year I said to myself “To try new things” I haven’t got a list or any specific aims but when an opportunity arises, I am going to convince/push myself to try it. What do I have to lose? Absolutely NOTHING! This is not about New Years resolutions or goals but simply to take a… Continue reading In with the new
In my current career, I am a retail operations manager, I have been in the retail industry since I was 16 and progressed from the lowest role of a sales assistant to a retail operations manager. Through my own dedication to aspire over the last 9 years but I was not always career minded. My… Continue reading Living the dream career or chasing the dream career?
A step by step guide to painting your own paper mâché letters for home decor and any occasion. Materials Hobbycraft mini mâché home kit 10cm. http://www.hobbycraft.co.uk/ Acrylic paint – white and black (Final colour(s) are optional of your choice ) from Yellow Moon. http://www.yellowmoon.org.uk/ 1 Paint brush or buy the bumper sets from Yellow… Continue reading Paint your own paper mâché letters
When I was pregnant and I found out we were having a girlie, my mum and I were so excited. We had a pre-planned list of handmade items to make but the possibilities became endless especially for a girl! My mum started to make handmade, bow clips, bow headbands and matching bracelets for my little… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Giveaway
One Sunday night, I decided to create ‘Coultons Crafts’ on Instagram. I had no experience and very little knowledge of crafting. However, luckily I have a momma who knows everything and has everything. Since having my baby, my interest has been captured by the craft world and my momma has my been my teacher and… Continue reading Your brand, your logo and my journey
I love Pinterest but it can be sooo dangerous for a crafter! You end browsing through posts and saying “Ooohh I love this, and I like this and I like that” until you end up with a craft to do list longer than your housework list. I saw a beautiful post of an initial letter made… Continue reading Initial button canvas tutorial – I love buttons!
Hello, A friend advised me that a WordPress blog would be hard to set up, use and work with! … She was RIGHT! I can safely say, I did not like setting up this page, especially late on a Friday night ( I should of been sleeping as my baby wakes up at 5am! But… Continue reading Confused, stressed and a big “Hello”