RSVP Stands for?

RSVP stands for….well., not quiet. Let’s take it back a few centuries. RSVP is actually the French abbreviation for the phrase Répondez s’il vous plaît.   Which we can roughly translate to: Respond please.  or Reply if you please. However;  today in France the common phrase for asking a guest to respond is simply: French: Prière de…

It’s Paper Alright!

ONCE UPON A LETTER It’s National Card & Letter Writing Month and I believe the perfect timing for this post; in 2011 I made my business introduction  to one of my clients in a very crafty way. It all started at a Country Living fair…in the beautiful state of Ohio I found myself perplexed in front of a mobile booth with…

DAY IN DAY OUT!

HAVE YOU EVER FELT~ A sudden rush of adrenaline, but life intrudes and you cannot act on it, and now is your state of being?….Yep,  that’s my status,  day in and day out. When you just  don’t know where to start… try starting at the beginning, then check your progress midway… re-energize and keep on…

Totally Blossom

“Less is more”, so they say…when talking cherry blossoms, “The more the merrier” I say!….if you’ve ever visited Washington DC during late March you’ll agree with, the more blossoms the better…The cherry trees blossoming are gorgeous there that time of year. You can find this design on my Etsy shop Some color and design variations…

Keep It Simple

Go on a color hunt, brain storm, brights…blues…violets…..oh heck…lets just pick a handful at a time and see what combinations come out of those, then lets move to the next step which is process of elimination. It does become easier trust me, but you must not skip the elimination process. After you’ve got your colors…

Mi Abuela had one just like this

A thought down memory lane……Mi Abuela had one just like this. Be it fabric, paper, paint, pencil drawing, pins and ribbons my family has had an all things handmade love since I can recall. Today is throw back Thursday (tbt) so I took a ride down memory lane with this one 🙂 Be it fabric,…

I Like Mine….Heavy!

Paper is not just paper…there are multiple things to take into account when selecting the perfect paper for a project. There is weight and there is…yes…weight again. I particularly like mine heavy, I prefer to work with 110 lb cardstock and up for invitations and other stationary goodies, specially if is a single layer project….

Deogo & Ella Papel

D&E Papel derives from a pile of crafting crafter’s crafts that managed to craft their way through my path…..yes I wanted that to rhyme….Above all decor and events related things, I like paper cards the most and so  My Perfect Little Party  steps aside to give way for D&E’s papeles to stack up some fresh…

ETTWomen’s 2015 Planner and Productivity Guide

Kick off the 2015 New year with a productivity planner. If you are like me and still like, and need to hand write notes, color in and sticker on… well you need to  get a hold of this. Although there are many handy apps out there…none will work without battery and many of them also…