Monica's DIY Blog
I am a hardcore crafter at heart. I've been dabbling with arts and crafts for almost a decade now, and over the years it has still remained one of my favorite activities ever. I've tried different techniques and materials, but I've fallen hard for the beauty of paper and quilling. Lately, I'm trying newer things, like making DIY lamps, recording video tutorials or making candles and bath bombs with my very own lavender flowers.
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In today’s tutorial, I’m going to show you how to make an easy paper flower using one of the newest flowers design framelits on the Sizzix website - a large rose die, created by wedding planner David Tutera. How to make a paper flower with Sizzix’s New Large Rose Die
In today's tutorial, you will learn how to make a new snowflake ornament to adorn your home and tree for the winter holidays.
Here we go! My first Christmas quilling tutorial is now ready to inspire you. Learn how to make a handmade snowflake ornament for your beautiful Christmas.
I have been working on creating Christmas gift sets with all kinds of lavender goodies and today I finally got to DIY one of the loveliest items in the pack: the lavender satchels.
I made the most of the last days of autumn and created a fabulous DIY pumpkin floral arrangement, with a twist. You can also use it as a lamp.
Great news, I'm working on my first series of video tutorials and the first one is coming soon.
My client wanted to gift these cards for a Romanian spring holiday, the equivalent of the International Mother's Day and the butterfly became a symbol of fragility and beauty, happiness and hope.
I had so much fun making paper flowers this spring - they were actually therapeutic at a time when I was feeling overwhelmed by what was going on with the world. So for a couple of weeks, I began my day making mandalas with paper flowers. Some were so pretty I just had to save them for later. Some became posters, other became puzzles.
One of my favorite quilling creations is this rainbow heart. It's happy, easy to make, colorful and makes a powerful and emotional statement when it's being offered as a gift.
Christmas Inspiration: Quilling Tutorials
I recently started recording my very own quilling tutorials and they have the loveliest most festive theme: Christmas ornaments. The first two are already available on YouTube.
You can watch the newest quilling tutorial below: