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Blog Profile / Violet Le Beaux

Filed Under:Lifestyle / Fashion
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Archived Since:November 16, 2010

Blog Post Archive

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

How To Make Your Own Decorative Pom Pom String

Last christmas I saw little felt pompom decorations everywhere but they were quite expensive. I think they were overpriced because of the hipster tax. Every time something uncool is picked up by the hipsters here it pretty much quadruples in value, case in point: dear heads. Show More Summary

How To Make A Tulle Pearl Collar

I’ve had “Some kind of big frilly collar” on my craft list for ages but I never could think of the right design for it. I had a left over string of pearls from another project and they finally gave me the idea for this tulle version!...Show More Summary

Make Luck Happen – Melbourne Snapshots

This random footpath drawing is something that I believe in above all other things. Luck doesn’t just happen, it’s something you control! How have you guys been this week? I’ve been good, just plodding along with work. I did manage to...Show More Summary

How To Do A Bear Ear Hairstyle

Hair tutorials are back! This time I’ll be doing a lot of the reader requests that have been sitting on my list for ages! So let’s get started, today we’ll be doing a bear ear style while was popular for a while in Japan. Start with clean, brushed hair and part in the middle. Show More Summary

Home Sweet Home- Garden Update

It seemed a great time for a Home Sweet Home Garden update… mostly because everything in our garden is pretty much dead haha! Everything was actually going really well during the initial phase and we were ready to begin harvesting things...Show More Summary

Ultimate Floral Rice Crispy Squares

A while ago I wanted to test out all of the decorating supplies that James had gotten for me so I set out to make epic rice crispy squares. EPIC! I had way too much fun decorating these! The decorating part was really more importantShow More Summary

Where I Walk – Snapshots!

This post continues on from my last Where I Walk series of photos. I think Melbourne is just as beautiful as Europe so I was interested to see what I could capture here! Lottie desperately had to get in on it… But she wanted me to follow her more often than not >_> My friends […] The post Where I Walk – Snapshots! appeared first on Violet LeBeaux- Cute Free Craft Tutorials.

White Chocolate Baked Cheesecake Recipe

For last Billy Idol Day/Christmas I made white satin cheesecake for our desserts and it was one of the best cheesecakes I’ve ever had. Seriously White chocolate and cheesecake = total win. My recipe was based on this recipe from the KitchenAid website with quite a few changes along the way. Show More Summary

Sir Reginald Bunnikins Finds Bergamot Bunny

Once upon a time, Sir Reginald Bunnikins was a very lonely bunny. Sir Reginald, or Turnip as he was known to his very close friends, had a very good job as the owner of the world’s largest tea factory. He had a sprawling manor houseShow More Summary

Four Seasons In One Day… Outfits Of The Day For March!

Outfit time! The weather just won’t make up it’s mind between hot and cold _ This first outfit is actually really old but I only just found the photos! Last year, QV did a pop up green house and it was amazing! I wish they would do it...Show More Summary

Dinner at Vu De Monde! Melbourne Snapshots

For Celina’s birthday we went to Vue De Monde. Holy bajeebus was it fancy. Basically it’s known for being a bit avantgarde and experimental with food and it certainly didn’t disappoint. It’s right at the top of the building and there are panoramic views of Melbourne like this everywhere you look. Show More Summary

Needle Felted VLB Patch Tutorial

Today’s tutorial is a request from members of The VLB :D The VLB is my monthly coughmost of the time cough newsletter which includes all kinds of awesome things and the logo is a crest representing everything we’re about.   The original...Show More Summary

How To Make Your Own Lip Scrub

I’ve been looking a bit into some more DIY beauty options this year while we save up for a house. A lot of the more generic beauty treatments are really easy to make at home. I was sent one of the Lush Lip Scrubs by their PR department...Show More Summary

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