DIY: Graduation Awards


Looking for graduation gift inspirations? If someone close to you is graduating this year, spoil them with these handmade graduation awards. Surprise them with a little award that saying all the best wishes to congratulate them. They can be customised with their favourite colours and their name to add more personal value.  This medallion is perfect as a gift topper or upsize to the larger size for a party backdrop of their graduation dinner. Just stick them on the wall in different colours, motifs and sayings, so much fun!

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How to make Strawberry Smoothie

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As the sun is out and the weather is getting warmer, I am sharing one of my favourite drinks- Strawberry Smoothie! No skill needed, you basically just blend all the ingredients. The sunny days are the great excuse to start drinking a chilled smoothie, who does agree with me?

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Birthday Banner: Happy Birthday Matthew

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I made this birthday banner to celebrate the birthday party of the 5-years old boy. The banner is full of swing! Bright colours and stars are everywhere.. I depicted an illustration of sky with some playful elements such as: clouds, stars, and a balloon. I was quite pleased how the banner turned out- the rainbow typography on the soft clouds, scatter stars, and an adorable balloon with the giant number 5 on it.

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Minnie Mouse Birthday Party Ideas

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This past weekend I had an absolute pleasure to design personalised invitations and party accessories for Luna’s second birthday party. Luna’s mum agreed to incorporate her daughter favourite character Minnie Mouse into the party. I brought this Disney mouse character live with her polkadot bow tie and burst of pink creating a girlie touch. To balance it, I added the bright pop yellow to the tone so the male guests wouldn’t feel forgotten. Pink and yellow colour combo sets up a fun, bold and colourful party, perfect for little kids!

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Valentine Popcorn Box Printable


What are you up to this Valentine? If you prefer to stay home and have a cosy romantic night together, perhaps a movie marathon with your partner sounds good? Bring over some popcorn, yes! Because it’s Valentine you and him deserve a special treat. Enjoy your favourite movie snacks in these adorable popcorn boxes. These Valentine Popcorn Boxes would make your movie night even sweeter! Give a little twist with ‘You Always Make My Heart Pop’ tag, for sure it would make him smile! It’s easy and simple DIY and could be done last minute, perfect for a Valentine treat.

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