What to do with all those grocery bags tucked under my sink?! I find that there is something quite endearing about brown kraft grocery bags and the up-cycling piece of my brain has been dancing around ideas for a while. I have been seeing a few variations of woven paper baskets around the web, so… Read more.
This week we are sharing our Easter party kit, starting today with a printable sticker sheet. Our theme this Easter is centered around a cuddly lamb, chick and bunny (creations of Jennie) with a clever knit pattern on their bellies. Enjoy! ~Lia
For Christmas 2010 I designed and padded grocery lists as gifts for my friends and family and they were a hit! I still use mine religiously (it’s clipped to the refrigerator for easy access). Seriously, I’d be lost without it now. I like to scan through the list before my weekly grocery trip to bring… Read more.
This mannequin was purchased at a used fixture store a few years ago to display my first papier couture dress. The paper dress has been sold and this piece sits in our Ellinée studio, waiting for inspiration. Inspiration did come. . . in a cardboard box from our pals at DecoArt. In the paint sampling… Read more.
Today’s color board features Margarita, a lovely hue that is part of Pantone’s Spring 2012 color collection. Margarita is soft and fresh and will definitely make an appearance in many of our designs here at ellinée. Green is by far my favorite color and there is something about this shade that I just love. It’s… Read more.
Even though I am Irish, I am that girl who always forgets to wear something green on St. Patrick’s day. This year I have created a solution! A printable shamrock to wear so you don’t get pinched. This fab freebie is easy to print and finish with scissors, tape and a paper clip. So easy… Read more.
I have been wanting to make a chalkboard for our Ellinée photo studio for a while now. It was the idea to share my process with you that finally made it happen this last weekend! First, I want to tell you about the paint I used. Annie Sloan is an artist from Oxford, England who… Read more.
Today’s mood board features a sneak peek at one of our wedding designs that will be available on elli.com in just a few short weeks! I designed the Lucky in Love Invitation mixing a bit of flourish with a bit of western, perfect for a sweet and intimate rustic wedding. Rustic wedding invitations are perfect for… Read more.
With spring around the corner, we wanted to help you stock up on pretty packaging ideas for your special gifts. Here are three new paper bows for you to download and print in aqua plaid, pink confetti and a buttery yellow pattern. Below is a link to the tutorial of how to assemble these charming… Read more.