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Handmade Notepad Materials

It has been almost a month ago since I blogged about the handmade notepad I made.

When I was too excited to make these, I used small tools to make the notepads. Good thing we have these because from time to time, or when inspiration strikes, I do some crafts. The following were the things I used to make these:

    Materials for a Handmade Notepad

  • cutter for the colored papers
  • scissors to trim the sides of the cut papers
  • glue
  • stickers and scrap-booking embellishments
  • one hole puncher for the ring
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Posted by Treasure Jar on Feb 19th 2011 | Filed in From the Admin's Desk,FYI,Purse Strings,Through the Lens,Visual Delights | Comments (4)

Handmade Notepad

Handmade notepads I made weeks ago to be given to special friends πŸ™‚

Handmade Notepad

Can’t wait to give these to them πŸ™‚ These are products of my labor of love.

Homemade Tree Decorations


Last year’s tree was adorned with handmade decorations like little paper trees, photos and yes, paper stockings. Below is one of the many photos we have put up the tree:

homemade Christmas tree decoration

These handmade decorations were tied with a silver cord.

Have a great weekend and I hope we don’t get tied down with a lot of stress and negative things πŸ™‚

Posted by Treasure Jar on Oct 24th 2009 | Filed in Arts and Crafts,For Little Hands,Through the Lens,Visual Delights | Comments (9)

Wooden Pecking Hens

HANDS is the theme for this week’s Photo Hunt and here I wrote here that we have a hand in educating our two younger children.

I thought about featuring this photo of my youngest daughter’s hand holding a wooden toy with five pecking hens which looks like a handmade toy.

I thought the concept of this toy is originally Philippine-related but when I Googled the term, I found out the toy is of Scandinavian origin!

Surprise, surprise!

Below is the toy in a close-up photo:

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Posted by Treasure Jar on Mar 28th 2009 | Filed in For Little Hands,FYI,Through the Lens,Trivia | Comments (9)