Cat Morley


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May

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Lego Tuesday
Today marked my 100th day of inbox zero which is the longest I've every managed to do. For #LegoTuesday this week, I decorated a MiniFigure to look like Crafterella.

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Monday
I've been on the hunt for a washing basket stool for my dressing table for ages, but couldn't find anything cute enough, so decided to make my own. I used some fabric paint that I was sent from Ja...

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Sunday
It was International Whisky Day yesterday and appropriately, I'd been sent a bottle of Teeling Whiskey to try out and decided to bake an apple & whisky cake. We had some today when Mum & N...

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Saturday
Someone had yarn bombed the bridge over the canal today but we were running late for dinner, so I was only able to take a few photos before rushing off. We met up with Louise & Jamie for dinne...

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Friday
It was time for the big reveal of Thread & Heather tonight at their opening party and I had one last piece of signage to make for their opening times using scrabble and keyboard keys for the le...

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Thursday
It was the last night to prepare before Thread & Heather opens tomorrow, so Katie & Phil called us in as reinforcements to help with signs and decorations. It was so much fun displaying al...

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Wednesday
ScraPerfect sent some of their Embellie Gellie's to our Sidekicks to try out and it came in so handy when trying to place tiny crystals on the heads of pins for my latest project. I'm going throug...

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Tuesday
I always forget that Falko isn't open on a Tuesday and when cake cravings hit today, we ended up at The Chocolate Tree with this amazing vegan chocolate tart. Katie & Phil's new shop, Thread &...

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Monday
This gorgeous custom CO+K stamp arrived from MaeMae & Co this morning and the hipster prints look so good that I'm tempted to stamp everything in the office.

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Sunday
April Nicole created this amazing art starring Lizzy Caplan as Crafterella for Superhero Sunday this week and it left me think who'd I'd like to play me in a film... I settled on Kat Dennings.

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Thursday
After placing our votes today, we decided to catch up on work at Odds & Ends where I had a very cute assistant sitting on my knee. Seymour was very good at answering my emails for me while I g...

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FiloCat
I used to record a podcast for Cut Out + Keep, years and years ago when it was just my blog, which I really enjoyed making but it got a little pushed to the side when the site became a community an...

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Sunday
It's been ages since we went for dim sum so we headed along to the Imperial Palace with Mum & Dad for some this morning. They don't always have egg custard tarts, which are my absolute favourit...

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Saturday
I received some Selfie Mirror Stickers which are a super low-tech solution to taking better selfies using the camera on the back of your phone. I'm going to stick one on my mirrorless (pun intended...

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Friday
It was May Day today and it's really starting to feel like spring outside (if you ignore the odd snow showers) with all the pretty blossoms in the trees. Inspired by the flowers, I decided to make...

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Thursday
Even though the day was filled with April showers, the sunny periods were nice enough to tempt us out for a walk. We ended up at Roslyn Glen which was really pretty. We weren't the only ones havin...

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Cat Of The Week
I gave in to to my inner cat lady and gave my underwear drawer a Cat Of The Week makeover.

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Tuesday
I had an appointment with my dermatologist today who had the results back from a test to see if I was celiac. It was all clear so we celebrated with lunch at Ting Thai Caravan which was delicious.

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Sunday
Naava Katz created this gorgeous piece of art of Crafterella for Superhero Sunday this week and I love her pencil filled flower crown.

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Saturday
Instead of fighting the crowds in town, I spent my Saturday crafting in front of Netflix. Tom thought I looked so relaxed but that something was missing... a few minutes later, he popped back from ...

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Friday
Figgy got a little present in the mail this morning, a Mixbook filled with photos of his adventures. We're going to keep it on the backseat so next time we have a passenger they can see all the pl...

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Wednesday
Tom surprised me with the new issue of Harley Quinn this morning and I couldn't wait to read it. I'm starting to think I might be turning into Nigella Lawson because I got hungry while reading my c...

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Tuesday
The strap on one of my old purple satchels had broken ages ago but I couldn't bare to get rid of it and kept it in my crafting cupboard just incase. Today, I decided to turn it into a camera strap ...

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Monday
I've been spending a lot of time in Hobby Craft and Ikea recently and now I have enough crafting supplies to last me a few months if the appocalypse comes. Impressed by how yummy the savoury waffl...

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Sunday
Mum & Dad came over to watch the F1 with Tom so I cooked everyone savoury pancakes, inspired by the amazing one I had in Minneapolis. Mine had feta, quinoa and spinach inside and were topped wi...