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Blog Profile / Violet Le Beaux

Filed Under:Lifestyle / Fashion
Posts on Regator:921
Posts / Week:4.4
Archived Since:November 16, 2010

Blog Post Archive

How To Do A Waterfall Braid – Photo Tutorial!

I love this style in Summer, I always get really obsessed with braids in Summer for some reason! So today’s hair tutorial is a little bit of a different braid, it’s a waterfall style! It looks complicated but all this really means is...Show More Summary

Cable Knit Beanie Finished Project!

The cable knitting obsession continues even further with a hat to match the cardigan I made. I think the hat actually took longer than the cardigan because it’s such a tighter gauge to work. To begin with I cast on 156 stitches. This...Show More Summary

Bergamot And Friends Pattern Grid Download!

Today I have a really fun reader requested pattern up for download! Kimmi wrote to me a while ago to request downloadable patterns of Bergamot and friends for her cross stitching. It’s something that had been on my long term to do list...Show More Summary

Oh Miss Lottie – Melbourne Snapshots

Oh Miss Lottie. You provide never ending entertainment. Also, that lasagne is not yours and you are not Garfield. You shouldn’t try to steal chips from people, it’s bad for you. And you are terrible at judging the height of things in relation to yourself. Show More Summary

Polka Dot Daisy Bee Cake Adventures

I’m so obsessed with cake decorating at the moment. The weather has been way too hot to really bake properly without things melting but for whatever reason I just keep doing it anyway >_> My latest cake creation was this daisy bee cake. Show More Summary

How To Make A Tape Measure Rose Bracelet Tutorial

I think I’ve seen just about every incarnation of the tape measure bracelet but even though I love the concept I never found one that was perfect for me. So obviously it’s time to make my own! The main points I wanted to include were a stiff bangle base and bunch of roses. Show More Summary

Let’s Paint! Watercolour Walk Through – Choosing Your Materials

Argh the long awaited watercolour tutorial series! I’ve been putting this off for so long even though I took the photos so long ago. I think that it’s because it’s such an involved topic. There are so many tips and tricks and information...Show More Summary

Architecture time! Melbourne Snapshots!

Why do I let James be in the background of my photos? Or any of them for that matter… It’s been ages since I’ve featured architecture time and I really miss it! So today please enjoy some photos of beautiful architecture around Melbourne. Show More Summary

Rose Cameo Nail Art Photo Tutorial

Let’s do some nail art! Today I wanted to do some nail art which was inspired by the fabric background that I’m using to shoot these on. Quilting fabric often has really great patterns and designs which work beautifully for nail artShow More Summary

Random Craft Projects!

I think it’s time for another random project dump! These are things that I’ve done but not had time to film tutorials or did when the lighting was too bad for photos! I do a lot of things which aren’t always included on the blog so it’s nice to be able to show you guys […] The post Random Craft Projects! appeared first on Violet LeBeaux- Cute Free Craft Tutorials.

3 Ways To Wear Scarf Bows! Outfit Of The Day

It’s outfit time! This post’s theme is head scarves! Lottie has been enjoying what’s probably the last of the warm weather so we’ve been walking a lot. Scarf: Thrift store Shirt: Thrift store Skirt: Thrift store Shoes: 7 Angels I didn’t...Show More Summary

Delicious Food – Melbourne Snapshots

This week’s snapshots is all about food. Delicious, delicious food. This actually tasted pretty bad… but it was so pretty. I hate when cute food doesn’t like up to taste expectations, it’s like the ultimate disappointment. Also, whats...Show More Summary

Puffy Plaited Knitted Headband Tutorial

Yay! More knitting tutorials! I have so much of this yarn left over from my cable knit sweater that I just can’t help but knit XD Today we’re making a knitted headband which is puffy and plaited. To begin I cast on 24 stitches and knit 2 rows in stockinette. Show More Summary

Basic Men’s Ribbed Beanie Pattern

James asked me to make him a new beanie a while ago because all of his current beanies look like this… He seems to think no one notices when he wears them inside out… but I do. So anyway this project was actually quite a quick one to do because it’s so basic. Show More Summary

Bergamot Bunny Needle Felt Patch

After the amount of fun we had with the VLB needle felt patch  I thought it would only be fair to do a Bergamot Bunny version too! You’ll need needle felting supplies and some white felt as well for this one. Cut the shapes below out of felt. Show More Summary

Miss Lottie’s First Trip To The Beach – Melbourne Snapshots!

We’ve wanted to take Lottie to the beach since she was little but traveling with her on public transport is a pain in the butt so we waited until we could plan a proper day out with our friends. As it turns out, Lottie does not like cars even a little bit. Show More Summary

How To Sew A Basic Stretch Lace Skirt – Sew Fun!

Yay sewing tutorial! Today is part two of a shirt and skirt set remake! I’m classing this as being part of the Sew Fun series but keep in mind it’s not so much for complete beginners, it’s more intermediate so I’m going to be skipping some basic steps along the way. Show More Summary

Warm Cable Knit Hot Water Bottle Pattern

Another cable knitting project today! I don’t know if it’s quite weather appropriate but it was definitely time for a new hot water bottle cover, the old one I made was totally past it’s used by date! This is another cable knitting project but with fairly simple cables. Show More Summary

Riverside Picnic With Miss Lottie! Melbourne Snapshots!

Melbourne is too unpredictable for picnics. It was supposed to be amazing weather but the entire time we were relaxing at the river it was chilly and windy! Lottie couldn’t care less though! She spent most of the day testing the limits of her new retractable leash. Show More Summary

How To Create Simple Rose Print Nail Art

For today’s nail art tutorial I thought I would show you guys how to do another version of rose nail art. This one is very simple and as long as you have a very thin paint brush it’s much more achievable than the more complicated roses I’ve done in the past here. Show More Summary

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