Friday, 11 April 2014

Shabby chic altered book with teaspoon

Hey everyone, today I have little something different to share with you all.  This was an idea I had and I actually thought it was kind of silly idea or a bit of a folly.  Anyways, I my good friend Faith was all for it and said I should go ahead and create it....soooooo here IT  is.....

I have taken a small little hardcover book and removed the pages.  Yes I do cringe a little - well a lot -  when I do this!! it doesn't matter how many times I do it, it never gets any easier!!

Once I had all the pages removed I created some concertina folded "faux" pages so that it could house my teaspoon

I have actually glued my teaspoon into the book using some glossy accents.  Once all of this was done I got down to the fun part and decorated the front cover.

  I created some little eggs from polymer clay.  Gave them a light spritz with some Perfect Pearls Mists - Cappucino 
 and glued them into a "nest" made from some fibre trim and rolled cheesecloth.

 I really enjoyed creating my little idea or folly.  I am now on the hunt for some more little books to create a few more.  I think they would make interesting and unique RAK gifts....

Thank you for stopping by today to check out my book.  Please leave a comment I would to know what you all think of it.  You can also see more of it over on my youtube channel....

Much love and blessings to you all
....till next time 
.....✿ღ.~♥  Live your Bliss ♥~ღ.✿


  1. Oh, Kimi! Just gorgeous!! Shabby Chic is definitely your style - keep the creations coming. xx

  2. Thankyou for sending me your blog link Kim, absolutely gorgeous, and love your creations on YT, Im in Nth NSW, where are you at? xo Rochelle

  3. Beautiful creations from you every time. Thanks for sharing. Hugs, A.

  4. Wow!! This is fabulous Kimi, I am so glad your friend persuaded you to do this, it is gorgeous. What a lovely idea and so beautifully executed!! Stunning work as always!! ox

  5. wonderful creative idea! love it!

  6. This is so lovely and very artistic Kimi. Would make a fantastic gift. So talented girl!!

  7. wow wow wow that's gorgeous!!!! You are so creative girl!!