Do More Of What Makes You Happy – Wall Decor

Hello arty-crafty Friends! This is Tanvi ringing in some cheer with an inspiring post for this month’s challenge “Shine your creativity with Stencils”. Itsy Bitsy has widened its range of designer stencils and made them available in several sizes. Given the versatile designs and range, I can already foresee you all grabbing these, getting creative and becoming busy making cards, home decor items, boxes, bags, cushions, & more…. In the project here, I have built multiple layers and incorporated Read more…

Decoupage with Stone Texture Paste!

Hello friends! This is Meraj on the blog today! Since the festival of lights is just around the corner and one can already feel the enthusiasm of its celebrations all around, I too got inspired by it and the idea of creating something related to it gave life to my imagination in the form of this Tea Light Holder. Starting from scratch and bringing your efforts to the finished form is indeed so rewarding to the joy and satisfaction of creating something. Hope you like and get inspired by this Read more…

Key holder with ribbon and drape fold techniques in decoupage

Hello arty-crafty friends! Hope you all are doing well. As you know, this month we have ‘Home decor’ as the theme for the blog challenge and our DT members have done amazing projects to inspire you. Please visit the blog to check these projects. To keep you motivated, I have also created a home decor project today. I was planning  to do a key holder from long time and this month’s newly released beautiful decoupage paper designs inspired me to create this. In my earlier post, I tried lace Read more…

Mini Canvas Decoupage Wall Clock

Hello crafty friends! Daksha here today at the Itsy Bitsy blog! Excited to start my second innings with Itsy Bitsy. For this post I wanted to make something very special which I was planning to do for long time.  A new release of decoupage papers really gave me a kick start for this project! Let’s start with the creation and its detailed step by step instructions.  For this project I have used 12 pieces of 3″*3″ mini canvas and the base is  3/4″ thick plywood in 14″x14″. Step-1:  Read more…

Mixed Media Name Plaque

Hello friends! Vinita Jain here! I am super excited to share my home decor project with you. This is the first time I ever made a name plaque and it definitely turned out as I expected with awesome products from Itsy Bitsy!  I had my house re-painted recently and I wanted to give a makeover to the nameplate as well. I wished to give it an artistic and unique touch! I believe that personalized, handcrafted projects enhance the beauty of the home decor plan manifold.  A handmade name plaque Read more…

Heart Wall Decor with Grainy Texture Paste

Hi everyone, Priti Jain here today at Itsy Bitsy’s blog as a DT.  I will be sharing with you a pictorial of a simple wall decor with Itsy Bitsy’s craft supplies. Recently, team IB sent me Little Birdie’s Black Gesso, Grainy Texture Paste and Soft Gel Medium. So I thought of creating something using these things. I chose a heart shaped MDF plaque of approx 6” in (height) to work on. I placed it on Little Birdie’s crafting mat and gently sanded the heart base.  I applied Little Birdie’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…

Smile Spreads Brightness…. An Altered Mason Jar Lamp with Thin Cut Dies

Hello friends….Hope all are doing great !!! Vaishali here, greeting everyone  with a big smile ….and yes there is always a reason to smile !!!  I choose to face whatever comes my way with a smile and be the reason to bring smiles as well on other’s faces……. ‘spreading brightness and happiness around’ ….my mason jar expresses exactly the same!!! I had a  mason jar lying at home with a  broken lid and was no longer in use. It definitely had a second life though, with many makeover Read more…

Peacock Eden- Adding Depth to Decoupage

Hello everyone…Hope you all are crafting  great !!! Vaishali here on the blog today. I completely enjoy decoupage and  its always great to explore new ways of using this craft technique. Most of us know about various mediums used for mixed media. Modelling paste and texture paste are widely  used mediums to create textures. In my creation, I have used modelling paste to give depth and dimension to the otherwise flat decoupage work….. Here is a step wise  picture tutorial to explain Read more…

Upcycled Glass Bottle

Hello friends, Gayatri here! Today in my project an old bottle gets a makeover!! I upcycled a honey bottle into a home decor. I first cleaned the bottle well and applied ‘Lemon Chiffon’ chalk paint. I gave  it two coats to get a good coverage. (when applying two coats, allow sufficient time for the first coat to dry before applying the next). I cut the required portion of the design from the decoupage napkin – ‘Forest Flowers’. I glued the napkin using Little Birdie Decoupage Glue. I Read more…