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Micheile

a fab fête, creative, diy, interior, Lifestyle, personal, personal stories

An Easter Monday with Family – yes, Monday

An Easter Monday with Family Hello, I hope you had a lovely Easter Weekend. The weather here wasn’t perfect but it was do-able. In the Netherlands we have two official days for Easter, the Sunday and the Monday. This year our Easter celebration was on Monday. We’re not religious so for us it is more of a tradition as well as a way of celebrating spring time.  We organized a brunch at our place this year. With all my family…

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photoshop + more, visual design

How to edit the text in my templates using Photoshop

How to edit the text in my templates using Photoshop This is a short video tutorial showing you how to edit the text in my templates using Photoshop. This simple approach to showing you how to work with my products is here to provide you with a bit of help. Expand the video to full screen if you’re having trouble viewing the small text in the video. You may be better at this than I am, however I have a…

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creative, diy, freebies

Watercolor Magnolia Editable Gift Tags

a Creative mess

Watercolor Magnolia Editable Gift Tags These watercolor magnolia gift tags are editable, so not just for Easter! So it’s almost Friday and most of the time I wouldn’t mind but the weekend is going to be so busy and I am running behind with things. I need to finish some painting in the house, move some boxes in the guest room (we’re still not done unpacking) and we’re getting unexpected company tomorrow for an evening. The shops are closed on Sunday…

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freebies

WATERCOLOR MAGNOLIA CAKE TOPPER BUNTING

WATERCOLOR MAGNOLIA CAKE TOPPER BUNTING

WATERCOLOR MAGNOLIA CAKE TOPPER BUNTING Free watercolor magnolia cake topper bunting freebie for your Easter celebration + beyond! Another watercolor magnolia bunting printable freebie, this time it’s a cake topper! I’m loving these ones =) This cake topper bunting set has two types of bunting -fishtail + pennant. Adding these to your cakes and desserts are a simple and easy way to instantly elevate the “special” factor of any gathering, no matter the size! Dress up cupcakes + cakes with stylish…

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a fab fête, creative, diy, freebies

Watercolor Magnolia Bunting set two + how to print

Watercolor Magnolia Bunting set two + how to print Decorating for Easter + beyond Here is set two from the Watercolor Magnolia Bunting collection +  under you’ll find a how to print video. This is the larger set of what I published yesterday. It’s sized to fit A4 paper (letter size) and has a black line on the edge that will help if you are using a paper cutter (something I recommend).   I’m lucky to have an old fashion, reliable paper…

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a fab fête, creative, diy, freebies

Watercolor Magnolia Bunting Free Printable

Watercolor Magnolia Bunting Free Printable

Watercolor Magnolia Bunting Free Printable Today it was decided that the Easter Family Brunch will be at our place this year! That means decorating, baking and of most of all creating! I’m really looking forward to it this year. I”ll try and document the table setting and baking. In all honesty, most of the time I’m so exhausted and busy I don’t document the fun things I do. A bad habit for a blogger I know, but I can only…

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personal, personal stories

Memories, good and bad – on a personal note

Memories, good and bad -a personal note     This evening I’ve been confronted with memories, good and bad. I am still struggling with how much I’d like to share online. How to you feel about sharing personal information? As a result of sharing what feels like too much in the past, I’ve found myself reluctant in republishing some older posts.  It’s Monday evening, and I’m listening to Ben Howard sing Old Pine. We spent most of the evening on the couch watching…

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freebies

DIGITAL DECORATIVE / WASHI TAPE SET 2 / Nature Collection

a Creative mess

DIGITAL DECORATIVE / WASHI TAPE SET 2 Part two of the nature digital tape collection. This digital decorative / washi tape set is part 2 of a collection that was formerly on Vintage Rose Brocante. I’m working on many new tapes as well, however these are some favorites so I’m republishing them.  Spice up your graphics, blog headers, featured images and more using these tapes. I’ve also saved the tapes individually and added them to my digitally made photo albums. They…

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freebies

Digital Decorative / Washi Tape Set 3 / Nature Collection

Digital Tape Collection // a Creative mess

Hi guys, I hope your week is going smoothly. I’m trying to get things up to speed here. I’ve got a lot of popular posts from Vintage Rose Brocante that still need to be updated and placed online here. One of the most popular freebies is from the digital tape collections. This one with the butterflies is a favorite among most of my visitors so here it is! Scroll down for the download link!  These tapes are all part of…

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photoshop + more, visual design

Design 101: Rectangular Marquee Tool

Design 101: Rectangular Marquee Tool Using the rectangular marquee tool to select and move objects within Photoshop Hi guys =) Today I am going to show you how to use the Rectangular Marquee Tool in Photoshop for copying items to other windows within Photoshop. In Photoshop CS6 the Rectangular Marquee tool creates rectangular, including square, selections. Use this tool when you want to zero in on an image, plucking it out of a larger background to provide a better focal…

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