Blog Archive 2012 • Cat Morley


**Links** _of the_ **Week**
Here are some of the awesome things I've seen on the web this week... I love this memo book archive by Field Notes - we're going to be giving a pack of 50 away in the new issue of Snippets! Photo...
Hundy Mundy
Jim & Christine came to visit today and we took a drive down to the borders through the countryside. There were new born lambs and calves in almost every field. We stopped at the Main Street ...
It's rained almost every day this week so we've been getting so much work done.
Scrapbook Round-Up
Here's a sneak peek at some of the things I've been sticking in my scrapbooks this week... Send me your clippings too. I love seeing your inspirations!
Mary-Kate & Ashley
This week I'm going to DIY the look of Mary-Kate and Ashley, bringing you two looks for the price of one... The Olsen twins are loved by designers, so it's no surprise to see them draped head-to-t...
A Date With Lomography
We got our first batch of Lomography photos back from the printers and were pretty impressed for our first go. The double exposure ones are my favourites and the ones with a coloured flash. Keep a...
Hanging WIth Miquette
We got to hang out with Miquette and baby Hazel today. We went for lunch at Toast where I had a delicious salmon sandwich. We then took a walk through the meadows and wondering if we'd bump in to...
Vietnam House
Cut Out + Keep was featured in Omaha newspaper, The Reader. Sally sent us a copy in the mail so we could check it and also turn the pages in to a paper wallet for her blog Les Femmes Folles. I mis...
Pressing Flowers
My parents headed back home today, so Tom and I went out for lunch at Blackwood Coffee. On the way home I couldn't resist picking the blossom from the trees. Dad made me a flower press for my bir...
**Links** _of the_ **Week**
Here are some of the awesome links, crafts and articles I've seen on the web this week... I love Jean Paul Gautier's for Diet Coke and his Sleeveface style campaign. I've got to try writing my ow...
Tool Time
Dremel sent me a 7700 cordless multi-tool, so my Dad and I spent the day making a birdbox. There's nothing better than father and daughter bonding time over power tools.
Five Must-Snap Photos
I've been getting stuck in my comfort zone with photography and taking safe shots that I know will work but can look the same after a while. To shake things up, I'm going to play with these five ne...
Effy from Skins
This week I'm going to DIY the look of Effy from the UK series of Skins. Grab some fishnets and start ripping... After I featured Cassie a few weeks ago, I had lots of requests to do Effy and I'd ...
Sunday Brunch
We went for breakfast at Toast again this morning. I think it's my favourite cafe in Edinburgh. I had the vegetarian breakfast which was delicious! Afterwards we went to Falko for cake where my D...
**Links** _of the_ **Week**
Here are some of the awesome things I've seen on the net this week... One day I want an amazing retro kitchen - look how many mixers they have! We're so in love with our new Kit-Cat Clock. We'll ...


My parents came through to visit today and we went on a plant shopping spree in B&Q. While there, I asked one of the staff where I could find blackboard paint to be told they don't stock it any...
Paper Cut Eyelashes
I've been playing around with making my own paper eyelashes this week. They work really well and I can't wait to make more in all kinds of designs - like spiderwebs for Halloween.
iPhone Rangefinder
I was sent an iPhoto Rangefinder from Photojojo a few weeks ago to test out and see if it would be good for crafters. I was really impressed with the snap-on lenses, especially the macro and you c...
Kit-Cat Clock
We were woken up by a very exciting delivery from the postman this morning. Kit Cat Clock sent us one of their amazing wiggly eye and tail cat clocks to help decorate our new office.
PJ Harvey
This week we're going to DIY the look of rock goddess PJ Harvey. Get ready to turn t-shirts in to dresses and stud a guitar strap! PJ Harvey has been one of my style icons for years and years. She...
Scrapbook Round-Up
Here's a sneak peek at some of the things I've been sticking in my scrapbooks this week... Send me your clippings too. I love seeing your inspirations!
**Organize** _your_ **Bookmarks**
It's spring and I'm getting organized! It's an annual tradition and with each year, I get a little closer to perfecting my system and organized bliss. Over the coming weeks, I'm going to share my t...
Old Pentland Cemetery
My parents came through after work today and we stopped off at the Old Pentland Cemetery. This is one of the oldest cemeteries in Edinburgh and was really pretty. We then went to Ikea to get a fe...
Egg Hunt
Today was Easter, so my Mum, Dad and Nana came to visit bearing lots of eggs. I baked chocolate nests which are made from shredded wheat, chocolate, honey and sesame seeds. They're a family tradit...
**Links** _of the_ **Week**
Happy Easter! Here are some of the fun links, awesome things and crafty projects I've seen on the web this week. These cupcake cupcake toppers are the most adorable things ever. I'm addicted to D...
Dolly The Sheep
We headed for breakfast at Piecebox this morning and Calum joined us. I had the Hell's eggs all to myself, as there was noone to split them with. We then went for a look around the museum.
Not Called Leslie
I spent today etching some jars for the bathroom.
Dream Office
This week we've been busy planning out the new Cut Out + Keep HQ. Our office will also serve as my craft room, so storage space, organisation and inspiring things to look at are essential. Here's a...
The Chocolate Tree
Tom's been busy helping me redesign my blog this week and we finally finished it today. To celebrate, we treated ourselves to a feast of desserts at The Chocolate Tree. I had a cappuccino and haz...
Rock 'N Roll Bride
Welcome to the first ever Crafter To The Stars - a new feature where I'll be crafting for my favourite celebrities and sharing the tutorials with you. This week I'm crafting a cameo necklace for t...


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