Living in Spain and bringing up a Spanglish family during the current 'crisis' and trying various ways to make some 'dinero'. Enjoying life in the sun, crafting and blogging as much as possible.

26 Jan 2012

The Armor

Etsy Treasury

VIDA by Dengra Designs on Etsy is very new but one of my pendants has already made it onto an Esty treasury!

24 Jan 2012

Attic 24 - A truly inspirational blog

I was so pleased that a friend directed me to this blog - for anyone wanting to start crocheting (and anyone who already can that might want some inspiration) then please look at this blog http://attic24.typepad.com/

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I am quite jealous now - this woman seems to have the perfect life, perfect house, perfect eye for crafting, she bakes, she gardens, she's a mum of 3!, she decorates the house etc etc etc.....and I bet she is never once stressed. Here I am with just one child, my Mum helps me with the washing and ironing, I never feel I have enough hours in the day to get things done, I always have dust, my place always looks like a bomb has hit it - even if I just cleaned 30 mins before! and I never seem to get any craft projects done on time!.....and I often seem stressed! How do people do it?

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I am totally inspired by this lady - I am looking at every day items in a new way (how can I decorate them etc?!!!)..........possibly 2012 there might be a new me!!!!

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Well done Attic 24 for your truly amazing crocheting blog

1 Jan 2012

Happy New Year

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!

A new year, fresh new ideas, new crafts to learn.........I am so excited!
I have started a January sale in my Etsy shop http://www.etsy.com/shop/dengradesigns
Just add the code JANSALE to your purchase to qualify for 10% discount. This offer is valid throughout January!

Also keep an eye on my facebook page as I am going to do a photo tag competition - Every month I will be adding a special 'Dengra Designs Giveaway' - just tag yourself (and anyone else) in the photo to qualify and at the end of the month all the names will be put into the draw and the winner will receive all the items in the photo!

See my facebook page http://www.facebook.com/dengradesigns and look under 'photos' for the latest monthly giveaway prize. (I will post it worldwide so it doesnt matter where you live! - get tagging)