My Posts Tagged as 'Craft'

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Happy weekend my friend! This week I did my first ever live jewellery workshop.

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Carol Karl

July 24, 2021

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Do Kiwis Celebrate Christmas in July?

When we first moved to Canada one question I was asked all the time that shocked me was, ‘What’s it like to celebrate Christmas in July?”

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Carol Karl

July 22, 2021

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Living My Real Life

Happy weekend my friend! And what a weekend it is! As I sit at my desk the wind is howling and the rain is pelting.

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Carol Karl

July 17, 2021

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Does This work? Making Transparent Labels

Do you want to know my dirty little secret? I’m going to be sharing it with you today.

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Carol Karl

July 15, 2021

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Happy weekend my friend! I spent yesterday painting some chairs. They aren’t ready to reveal yet but I’m aiming to have them ready for next week.

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Carol Karl

July 3, 2021

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Fun Winter School Holiday Projects To Do With Your Kids

Our school year in New Zealand is broken up into four terms and the July school holidays start next week.

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Carol Karl

July 1, 2021

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Happy weekend my friend! Red in the morning, shepherd’s warning! I woke up this morning to this beautiful sky so I couldn’t help but share it with you.

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Carol Karl

May 8, 2021

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My Not So Summer Wreath

I’m so excited. I’ve been asked to participate in my first ever DIY challenge! It’s a summer porch makeover.

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Carol Karl

April 22, 2021

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Happy weekend my friend! Here’s some random thoughts on a chilly autumn morning.

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Carol Karl

April 17, 2021

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Living My Real Life

Happy weekend my friend! Yay! Even though it’s been a short week, it feels like it’s taken forever – maybe that’s because we switched back from daylight savings.

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Carol Karl

April 10, 2021

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Living My Real Life

Happy Easter my friend! So how do we celebrate Easter in New Zealand?

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Carol Karl

April 2, 2021

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The Jewellery Making Tool That Changed My Life

When I first started making jewellery there was one thing that tripped me up every time.

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Carol Karl

March 30, 2021

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Living My Real Life

It’s a stunning autumn day here in Wellington, New Zealand. I’m off to the Wellington Botanic Gardens. Do you want to come?

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Carol Karl

March 27, 2021

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Living My Real Life

Today we are going visiting! With all that’s been happening, it’s been a long time since I visited my sister, Dawn.

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Carol Karl

March 20, 2021

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Blue Fluff and Chaos

Is your house trying to be a supermodel? I know that’s a weird thing to ask but bear with me.

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Carol Karl

March 18, 2021

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Living My Real Life

In today’s virtual holiday we are visiting a very special place – The Looking Glass Garden in Te Puke (pronounced teh-pook-eh) which is themed on Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland storybook.

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Carol Karl

March 13, 2021

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Happy Sunday (or Saturday) depending on where in the World you are!

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Carol Karl

February 20, 2021

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Five Minute Earrings - Three Pairs

People who don’t make jewellery often think it’s really complicated – and sometimes it is.

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Carol Karl

February 17, 2021

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Do you have any special plans for Valentine’s Day?

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Carol Karl

February 13, 2021

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How to Make a Valentine’s Day Wreath

Even though I’ve never done this before, this year I decided that it was a good idea.

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Carol Karl

February 8, 2021

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Living My Real Life

What a weird week it’s been! We have winter like weather with highs of only 14 degrees celsius. I’m not sure what happened to the wonderful summer weather I was spouting about last week!

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Carol Karl

January 23, 2021

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Happy New Year - Top 10 Posts for 2020

Happy New Year! I know I’m just a few days late and I hope you can forgive me.

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Carol Karl

January 11, 2021

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My Last Christmas Project

I completed this project last week in a rush. After making the napkin rings I decided that I wanted my table to be special this year so I needed to up my game.

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Carol Karl

December 22, 2020

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Isn’t this month just flying by! I feel like it was the first just yesterday and now we are staring Christmas in the face.

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Carol Karl

December 19, 2020

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This Challenge Really Got Me Thinking

This project started because I was invited to participate in a Christmas Challenge where I was required to make something new out of something old.

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Carol Karl

December 16, 2020