Rustic Chatelaine Necklace and a Nunn Design Giveaway

Friday, August 21st, 2015

Project by Sarah Donawerth This project was inspired by the Victorian chatelaine. It was a set of chains hung from a belt that women would use to carry their keys, thimbles, scissors, pencils, fans, or other useful accessories. Even Mrs. Hughes from Downton Abbey had a chatelaine to hang her housekeeping keys from. These jewelry […]

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Project by Sarah Donawerth This project was inspired by the Victorian chatelaine. It was a set of chains hung from a belt that women would use to carry their keys, thimbles, scissors, pencils, fans, or other useful accessories. Even Mrs. Hughes from Downton Abbey had a chatelaine to hang her housekeeping keys from. These jewelry […]

Stitched Girls with Guest Artist Cynthia Shaffer

Friday, June 12th, 2015

  Today’s project is by Guest Artist Cynthia Shaffer. Please give a warm welcome to her and enjoy her amazing project. Of all the crafts I have tackled in my lifetime, I always claim that sewing is the #1 thing I do and could probably do with my eyes closed … I kid you not! […]

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  Today’s project is by Guest Artist Cynthia Shaffer. Please give a warm welcome to her and enjoy her amazing project. Of all the crafts I have tackled in my lifetime, I always claim that sewing is the #1 thing I do and could probably do with my eyes closed … I kid you not! […]

4 Projects to Get into the Summer Spirit

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

Summer is the time to hit the beach, throw a summer BBQ, and enjoy life. It can also be a wonderful opportunity to stretch your creative muscles. Without the pressures of getting the kids to school or trying to be home every night by 8 p.m. to watch your favorite TV show, there’s loads of […]

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Summer is the time to hit the beach, throw a summer BBQ, and enjoy life. It can also be a wonderful opportunity to stretch your creative muscles. Without the pressures of getting the kids to school or trying to be home every night by 8 p.m. to watch your favorite TV show, there’s loads of […]

6 Free Projects + Happy Thanksgiving from Somerset Place!

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Happy Thanksgiving, from all of us at Stampington & Company to you and yours!   *** To thank our blog subscribers for following Somerset Place and to wish you a wonderful holiday, we’d like to offer you 6 Free Projects if you’re looking for last minute ideas to add pretty color palettes and a bit of […]

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Happy Thanksgiving, from all of us at Stampington & Company to you and yours!   *** To thank our blog subscribers for following Somerset Place and to wish you a wonderful holiday, we’d like to offer you 6 Free Projects if you’re looking for last minute ideas to add pretty color palettes and a bit of […]

Do-It-Yourself: Art Journal Inspiration

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

We’ve been long overdue for another art journaling project and the arrival of the Creative Journal by Dyan Reaveley and jumbo beeswax crayons by Faber-Castell to The Shoppe was just what we needed to ignite some inspiration. Both products complemented each other perfectly and when layered with Traci Bautista’s new mixed-media stamps, we were able […]

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We’ve been long overdue for another art journaling project and the arrival of the Creative Journal by Dyan Reaveley and jumbo beeswax crayons by Faber-Castell to The Shoppe was just what we needed to ignite some inspiration. Both products complemented each other perfectly and when layered with Traci Bautista’s new mixed-media stamps, we were able […]