zondag 2 september 2012

Project pinterest

Ok, now that I've proven to myself that I can keep this blog going for at least a month, it's time for a new step in my blogging-life: a recurring subject, a subject-series, you name it :-) To make it easy for myself I'll just start it on a monthly basis and we'll see how that goes :-) My first blog series will be........


In this series I will let myself be inspired by Pinterest to scrap, cook a meal, bake a pie, do my hair, my nails, et cetera. As many of you, I could browse around Pinterest for days on end, but I rarely really use any of my repinned images. And that's a shame, because there's so much good stuff outthere!

To kick off this first month of Project Pinterest with a *bang* I chose three things to be inspired from:-) 

September Project Pinterest #1: Coconut Shrimp Curry

And this is how my project turned out:

I changed the rice for Orzo (a type of pasta). Furthermore I used different types of herbs. I loved the taste of this dish, but it was a little too liquid to my liking. This may be due to the difference in the metric systems:-)

September Project Pinterest #2: Layout with a (misted) sunburst

source: Kelly Purkey

And this is how my project turned out:

For more detailed pics check out My Gallery at Studio Calico

I loved the misted burst and to stay 'on trend' I made an ombre burst :-) Love how it turned out. The wood veneer stars have to be my favourite embellishment ever (as you can see). I love all things stars! And ofcourse I was geeked about getting to use one of my fab KP stamps :-)

September Project Pinterest #3: Mr Huey's color charts

And this is how my project turned out:

Love how this turned out and it's really handy!

I hope you'll follow me on this Pinterest journey:-)

You can follow me on pinterest as well and check out my boards:

7 reacties:

Caroline zei

Well done on doing this, your layout is fabulous and i love how you did the washi thing. I do not do seafood but it looks great

I think i need to do this too, i am always pinning every day but then i forget to go back and use the inspiration

thanks for the but kick :)

Wrightboysmum zei

Love the LO the colours are great. Well done on the Pinterest challenges.

Lilith Eeckels zei

Mmmmm dat recept lijkt lekker!!! en je layout vind ik geweldig!

Caro zei

great !!! I love your post !! Good idea the monthly theme !!
I really like your LO, the picture (i recognised London, regent street straight away !! next time you come tell me !!)
and cool idea the Mr hues's chart !

ToneF zei

Oh, I love this!!!
Such a great feature :)
And it looks like you had a lot of fun!

Nirupama zei

Awesome series!! That layout turned out so well.

em zei

your misted layout turned out great!

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