Blog Archive 2007 • Cat Morley

Dec

18
 
Tra La La
I started making my Christmas cards today which are Stitched Tree Cards. The technique is called stitch and prick and it's so simple to create lovely designs.
13
 
Christmas Shopping
I spent today Christmas shopping in Edinburgh with my parents. There's a really nice Christmas tree on Rose Street. We went to the Christmas Market in the gardens and Mum and I shared a bowl of t...
12
 
Christmas Meal
It was fun getting to hang around with everyone again because we haven’t seen so much of each other since Uni. After work today, we bumped in to Rob, Malcolm, Kirsty and Jenny who were going for a...
07
 
Generation Terrorist
Tonight was our Christmas party at the student union, which was lots of fun and very boozy. Jenny scribbled down my name in Japanese for me.
06
 
High Voltage
I've been watching LA Ink and the logo for High Voltage Tattoo inspired me to make a necklace. I cut the bolts out of shrink plastic and twisted together pink and silver chain to make a High Volta...
04
 
BurdaStyle
My how-to for making a DIY Fashion Magazine is featured on BurdaStyle.
03
 
Corn Exchange
I went to see the Manic Street Preachers at the Corn Exchange in Edinburgh tonight with Mum, Tom and Grant. They were really good and we got to meet them at the end.

Nov

29
 
Crafting A Green World
Cut Out + Keep and a couple of my projects, got a nice little mention on Crafting A Green World.
20
 
Bento Lunch
Today’s bento lunch consisted of a tomato and herb pasta salad, a tortilla with humus and couscous, and a can of Diet Kick energy drink. I managed to take a creepy photo of Tom which looks a lot l...
18
 
Family Day
My Nana and Grandad came up to visit today. They don’t come up too often but I love it when they do. We went for dinner at The Counting House.
17
 
Gingerbread Tom & Cat
Miquette Breitenbach sent me a little package of craft supplies in the mail, including a selection of LED lights, stickers and other trinkets. I love snail mail.
15
 
Fimo Geishas
I made Mini Fimo Geishas. I'm keeping one and giving the other two to my Mum and Nana.

Oct

31
 
Happy Spookings
Today was Halloween, so we decorated the flat and carved a pumpkin. I used the stitch n prick method, which works really well and made a bat pumpkin (http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/sketch_to...
20
 
Idlewild
Clash sent me to take photos of Idlewild at Fat Sam’s last night. They were good but not as good as they were at Connect.

Sep

10
 
Reverb Magazine
My Bjork photo from Connect Festival is in Reverb Magazine.

Aug

23
 
China Town
This morning we went for Dim Sum in China Town with Paul. We got to eat so many yummy things and Tom was really adventurous trying a bit of everything.
22
 
Fort Edmonton
Today we went to Fort Edmonton Park, which is a living history museum about the original fort in the city. We jumped on an old steam train which promised to take us back in time to 1840's.
19
 
Birthday At The Zoo
Today was my birthday so we got to go to Edmonton Zoo. I love the red pandas, they're so cute. It was a little too dark to take good photos in the lizzard area but I managed to get one of a snake.
18
 
Whyte Avenue
To kick off Tom's birthday in style, we headed down to the Marble Slab Creamery on Whyte Avenue. They mix together the ice cream with ingredients of your choice on a marble slab. They have every t...
17
 
Edmonton
This morning Tom's Dad drove us to Prestwick Airport, near Glasgow to catch our flight to Calgary. Tom was excited as this was the longest flight he'd ever been on and his first time in Canada or A...

Jul

14
 
To-Do List Bookmarks
I made some to-do list bookmarks, which come in super handy for jotting down ideas you get while reading. Download the full size version and print them on to card to make your own!

Jun

28
 
Cuteable
Cut Out + Keep was the featured site on Cuteable today!

May

25
 
Adam & Joe
We released Snippets 3, The Comic Book Issue today with Adam & Joe on the cover. It's such a funny interview with them. I can't believe we've released two issues this month.
24
 
Third Time Lucky
Today was our film screening for Third Time Lucky. Rab let use the cinema in the Union and apart from the crazy sound, it went smoothly. It was fun watching it on a big screen. All the stars of th...
14
 
I've Seen Glasgow
After waking up in Gregory Williams’s super cosy bed, we headed on an adventure around Glasgow. We started at Kelvingrove Museum, which is lovely with so much to see.
13
 
Maria Taylor
Tonight we headed through to Glasgow to see Maria Taylor at Nice N Sleazy’s. Gregory Williams was working on the bar, which was a complete surprise, so we hung out with him until the gig started.
11
 
The Sideshow
We released the second issue of Snippets today, which is The Sideshow Issue with Dame Darcy on the cover.
10
 
Poster Printing
My Degree Show posters came back from the printers today and they look awesome, especially the Third Time Lucky one. Joe wants to get one printed for his bedroom wall. The second poster has some i...
06
 
Spun
I ordered a huge box of bindis from eBay and they arrived today. I can't wait to try out a few different looks with them. Ads and friends have started a new club night called Spun at Abertay Union.

Apr

27
 
The Rock Star Issue
Today we launched the first ever issue of my online magazine Snippets. This is The Rock Star Issue and has Placebo on the cover!

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