Sunday, 27 May 2018

Challenge 8 - Breakfast at Tiffany's

“Never love a wild thing...If you let yourself love a wild thing, you'll end up looking at the sky.”

Quiet Please Crafters! You’re in The Library now.

You can be inspired by :
The cover
or
The title
or
The story

Challenge 8 is Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote, which is the story of glamorous 'playgirl' Holly Golightly. You could be inspired by the city or the colours on the cover, Holly's retro glamour, the word 'breakfast' or the jewellery of Tiffany's.........

Here's how The Librarian interpreted this challenge: 


more details on my blog 
Please do check the schedule in the side-bar. Challenge Seven  (Brideshead Revisited )  will remain open for another week and I'll be back on June 9th with my 'Librarian's Choice' - projects which caught my eye. 

I hope you will join The Library. 







Saturday, 26 May 2018

Librarian's Choice - Challenge 6 - Plenty More

Challenge 6 - Plenty More (A Cook Book) - was a challenging challenge! The entries were beautiful and super-imaginative. I've decided to highlight one lovely card that picked up on the cooking theme and used it to make a card perfect for her loved one:

Well done, Vicki ODell. I hope you will copy the badge (above) to your blog. 

Challenge 7 : Brideshead Revisited, has one more week to run but I'll be back tomorrow with a  a 20th Century classic whose title suggests eating at a jewellery store. 

Sunday, 20 May 2018

Reminder from The Library (and a hint about Challenge 8)

Brideshead Revisited, Evelyn Waugh. File this under "gorgeous novel." Perfect pick for Downton fans.
Here's a little reminder from The Library - but your books aren't overdue and there'll certainly be no fines! 

It's just a reminder to join in the current challenge - 'Brideshead Revisited'  - which runs till June 2nd . 

Here's another project from The Librarian:

More details on my blog

Challenge 8 starts on Sunday May 27th and is a 20th Century classic with a title that suggests eating at a jewellery store. 

Sunday, 13 May 2018

Challenge 7- Brideshead Revisited

Brideshead Revisited, Evelyn Waugh. File this under "gorgeous novel." Perfect pick for Downton fans.
Quiet Please Crafters! You’re in The Library now.

You can be inspired by :
The cover
or
The title
or
The story


Challenge 7 is Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh. It's a story about the English upper class in the 1930s and set in Oxford University and the big country estate, Brideshead. Spoiler alert: there is a teddy bear in this story! 

Here's how The Librarian interpreted this challenge: 

More details on my blog

Please do check the schedule in the side-bar. Challenge Six (Plenty More - A Cook Book )  will remain open for another week and I'll be back on May 26th  with my 'Librarian's Choice' - projects which caught my eye. 

I hope you will join The Library. 


Saturday, 12 May 2018

Librarian's Choice- Challenge 5 - 101 Dalmations

Thank you for the beautiful entries into this challenge. Each entry had something very special about it.( I've noticed some of them have already been deservedly 'top-picked' in other challenges they've combined with.) 

I've decided to highlight one card that I felt ticked a few boxes for this challenge - it has black on white spots, it has a dog, it even has (like the cover) some pink: 
Well done  Shirley Bee .I hope you will copy the badge (above) to your blog. 

Challenge 6 : Plenty More (A Cook Book) has one more week to run but I'll be back tomorrow with a book set on an English country estate. 

Sunday, 6 May 2018

Reminder from The Library (and a hint about challenge 7)

Plenty More by Yotam Ottolenghi I picked up a signed copy from Ottolenghi Islington. It's a total bliss.
Here's a little reminder from The Library - but your books aren't overdue and there'll certainly be no fines! 

It's just a reminder to join in the current challenge - 'Plenty More'  - which runs till May 19th . As it's a cook book, you can take inspiration from the cover, or you could make a card / project about food and cooking. 

Challenge 7 starts on Sunday May 13th and features a story set on an English country estate. 

Sunday, 29 April 2018

Challenge 6 - Plenty More ( A Cook Book)

Plenty More by Yotam Ottolenghi I picked up a signed copy from Ottolenghi Islington. It's a total bliss.

Quiet Please Crafters! You’re in The Library now.
Challenge Six is a cookbook : Plenty More by Yotam Ottolenghi. 

You can be inspired by :
The cover
or
The title
or
The story

Okay, so there's not really a story, but the content is about food, so you could use anything about food , cooking, food containers.....

Here's how The Librarian interpreted this challenge: 


more details on my blog 
Please do check the schedule in the side-bar. Challenge Five (101 Dalmations )  will remain open for another week and I'll be back on May 12th  with my 'Librarian's Choice' - projects which caught my eye. 

I hope you will join The Library.