Videos uploaded by user “Diane H.”
This is me!
Let me introduce myself to you! You have heard my voice, and seen my hands, now you can see me! Don't worry, I'll go back to the hands after this!! https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav
Views: 3261 Diane H.
Flea Market Haul for junk journal fodder June 2016
I got some fun stuff to use in junk journals when I went to a local flea market! Take a look!
Views: 11055 Diane H.
Labor Day Flea Market Haul
A quilt, lots of books, and some other goodies came home with me today. Come take a look! Keep an eye on my shop for some of these finds to show up there. Message me at my shop if you have questions. https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=hdr_shop_menu
Views: 2849 Diane H.
Junk Journal Treasures I found at thrift/antique stores!!  Jackpot!!
I went to 3 local thrift/ secondhand/ antique stores and found some great items to use in junk journals!!!
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Another Flea Market Haul
This time I went to an outdoor flea market, which is very close to my house, but which I have never been to. I didn't have much time to look, so I didn't get to visit all of the vendors, but even so I came away with some good finds.
Views: 2903 Diane H.
As Requested: How I coffee-dye my papers for journals
Some of you have asked to see my process for coffee-dying my papers, so here it is! I hope you find it helpful.
Views: 2190 Diane H.
How I Use My Junk Journals-- Part 1
Sometimes it's nice to see how people use their junk journals. They are wonderful to hold and touch and look at, but I like to put them to use, too!
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Part 2 of my flea market haul for junk journals
I apologize in advance if the video makes you dizzy; I was holding my camera instead of using my tripod. But it's a shorter video than the first one at least.
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Homemade tags, pockets, and embellishments for junk journals, etc.
Taking a break from junk journal making, I had fun making "instant gratification" quick crafts! Spent a week making lots of tags, pockets, journaling cards, and other embellishments so they will be ready to use in junk journals, or to send as extra goodies with journal swaps.
Views: 32708 Diane H.
Attaching Hitch Fasteners to Journal Covers (closures)
I was asked to show how I attach my closures to my journals. This is one of the closure types that I use the most. I hope you find this helpful. Thanks for watching.
Views: 1329 Diane H.
Monday Flea Haul:  June 25, 2018
I found a few things at the Monday morning outdoor flea market this morning. Come check them out with me!
Views: 1299 Diane H.
Flea Market with my Grandson-- small haul
My grandson went to the flea market with me today and we found a few items. Come along with us!
Views: 1095 Diane H.
Happy Mails from Patricia and June!  Junk Journal Supply
Thank you, Patricia and June for these awesome goodies you sent me! I appreciate it so much!
Views: 1221 Diane H.
Flea Market Haul Part 2: The vintage goodies!!
Lots of vintage books, a few linens and doilies, and some great miscellaneous things! https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=search_shop_redirect
Views: 1490 Diane H.
Thrift Store Haul 10/22/18
These are the things I found at the thrift store today. My shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav
Views: 1205 Diane H.
Monday morning Flea Market- July 30, 2018
More great stuff from my Monday flea market! What a great way to start the week. My Etsy shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=hdr_shop_menu
Views: 1372 Diane H.
Flea Market Haul part 2- books and miscellaneous
Here are the rest of the goodies that came home with me from the flea market. My shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=hdr_shop_menu
Views: 906 Diane H.
TN insert I made for myself
I'm keeping this one! It's another Tim Holtz Traveler's Notebook style journal. I included some vintage ephemera in this one.
Views: 928 Diane H.
Flea Market Haul  7/27/18  Part 1
Here are the books (and a bedspread) that I got at today's flea market.There will be more to see in part 2, so don't forget to come back! Here's my shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=hdr_shop_menu And Mrs. Cog's Chocolate Digi Kit: https://www.etsy.com/listing/623493987/chocolate-digital-ephemera-classics?ref=shop_home_active_16
Views: 1131 Diane H.
FLEA MARKET HAUL!!! Part 1: The Books
I went to my flea market again. Good stuff!! I hope you enjoy shopping with me. I will eventually get some of these items listed in my Etsy shop. Please be patient; it will take some time. https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=hdr_shop_menu
Views: 1617 Diane H.
3 Domestic Arts journals available in my shop!!
I have finally completed the first 3 Domestic Arts journals that I have been working one. They are large journals, created using hard covers from vintage craft books. Very fun, and eclectic. Influenced and inspired by Gina at TheReBookery (on Etsy and YouTube). Come on over to my shop and check them out! My shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheBrownPear?ref=search_shop_redirect
Views: 1419 Diane H.
Homemade "Vintage" ephemera, made with scraps and stamps
I decided to create my own "vintage" ephemera, while at the same time using up some of my scraps of coffee dyed paper, etc. Also got to use many stamps, that I don't use often enough!
Views: 46585 Diane H.
Alice in Wonderland themed junk journal
Here is a junk journal I have been planning on making for a long time! It has an Alice in Wonderland theme and I had a lot of fun making it. I hope you enjoy seeing it.
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Sept journal challenge, Days 1-7
Here are the pages for the first week of the sept. challenge. I realize I forgot to turn the page over to show day 6, so I will show that in next week's video.
Views: 862 Diane H.
Memorial Day Flea Market Haul
Flea market haul for junk journal supplies. I didn't bring home loads of stuff, but I selected some things that I love. My favorite find is at the end! My shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav
Views: 1923 Diane H.
My Next Project: Cookbook Journals!
This is a sneak peek of the next journal project from my studio: Coobbook journals! I'll be using a Carta Bella scrapbook paper pack, and digital images from the Old Design Shop. I'm also showing you some of the fabric flips, collages and tabs that I've made ahead of time for future projects. Fun!
Views: 1336 Diane H.
Tour of Diane's craft room part 1
I cleaned up my room so I decided to film a video of it before it gets messed up again. It never stays clean for long!
Views: 2275 Diane H.
Monday Flea market  10/8/18
This is my last video before I go on my vacation. I have a small haul from the Monday flea market. Trims and vintage ephemera. Thanks for watching. See you soon!
Views: 1685 Diane H.
How I select patterened papers for my junk journals
I was asked to show how I choose the papers I use in the junk journals that I create. So in this video, you get to watch me do it! I hope you find it helpful.
Views: 5846 Diane H.
Glue Book/ Collage Book:  What's the Difference?
Some of you wanted to see my glue book, and some wondered what the difference is between a glue book and a collage book. I answer both requests in this video. This is just my interpretation.
Views: 13744 Diane H.
The Road to Becoming a Junk Journal Creator: My Story
Some of you have asked how I became a journal creator, so here is my story. My shop:https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav
Views: 6556 Diane H.
Making 1-Signature Prayer Journas
I'm using envelopes and pretty napkins to create covers for some prayer journals.
Views: 1415 Diane H.
Victorian Ladies and Roses Junk Journal-SOLD
This journal was created as a custom order, however the buyer is unable to purchase. Therefore, it is being listed in my shop for any buyer. This is a journal I made using a vintage book cover with a charming illustration on it. The customer wanted Victorian Lady and Rose images, and lots of laces and doilies, etc. KristieArtDesign:https://www.etsy.com/shop/KristieArtDesign?ref=search_shop_redirect GeckoGalz: :https://www.etsy.com/shop/geckogalz JodieLeeDesigns: https://www.etsy.com/shop/jodieleedesigns?ref=search_shop_redirect My Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=search_shop_redirect
Views: 737 Diane H.
Happy Mail from Terri and Chelle!
Thank you Terri and Chelle for the fun packages I received today. I loved everything, and I'm looking forward to using these items in junk journals! Here's where you can find their channels: Chelle: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJ1znvR2gavhEBeklJW0VNw Terri: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmVphp8IVBlmCbq7PbuALoQ
Views: 775 Diane H.
Thrift Store Haul
I found some goodies at my local thrift store! More stuff to keep in my craft room waiting to be turned into fun junk journals! Thanks for watching!
Views: 1593 Diane H.
Monday Flea Market Haul:  May 20, 2019
A few fun finds at the flea market! Fabric pieces, vintage papers; old photos, and antique post cards. My shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav
Views: 1669 Diane H.
2 More Prayer Journals-SOLD
I made 2 more prayer journals, slightly more rustic than the previous pair. One if for a gift, and the other is available in my shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav
Views: 690 Diane H.
Creative Inspiration from Uppercase Books
I have added 2 new books to my "Encyclopedia of Creative Inspiration" series from Uppercase.com. I just wanted to show them to you so you can check them out! The one I got today is all about EPHEMERA!! https://www.uppercasemagazine.com/
Views: 1019 Diane H.
Flea Market Lace!!!
Come see the gorgeous laces I found at the flea market. My shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav
Views: 1390 Diane H.
Junk Journal made from an old binder found in a thrift shop
I found this tall narrow "Important Papers" binder, complete with neat old brown envelopes, in a thrift store, and purchased it for $3. I really had fun transforming it into a useful junk journal. I hope you enjoy looking at it and I hope it inspires you to think outside the box when you see things that have been discarded by others!
Views: 31856 Diane H.
Journal Supplies from the Thrift Store
Half price day at Salvation Army!! My shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav
Views: 1611 Diane H.
I'm making more "vintage" ephemera from scraps!!
Just a peek into how I use my scraps and my stamps to make faux vintage ephemera to use in junk journals and other projects. Hope you enjoy and get inspired to use your scraps.
Views: 8611 Diane H.
Flea Market Haul- 7-9-18
I got a LOT of vintage sheets and pillow cases from the flea market today, along with vintage sewing patterns, and lots of other interesting things. Thanks for taking a look. I will get some of these things in my shop when I get a chance. thank you for your patience! https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=hdr_shop_menu
Views: 1554 Diane H.
Messy Collaging On Large Cards
I'm excited to be able to start working on messy, generic, un-themed books!! I'm starting by doing some torn paper collaging on large plant cards. More to come! Stay tuned!
Views: 4613 Diane H.
Basic Journal Part 4: Sewing in the Signatures
It's time to sew the signatures to the newly reconstructed journal cover!
Views: 1015 Diane H.
Flea Market Haul 11/17/2018
I went to the flea market looking for vintage Christmas cards, which I found, and I also got some fabric, lace, and a few other things. https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=seller-platform-mcnav Here's my shop:
Views: 1287 Diane H.
Last Flea Market haul for this year????
A quick trip to the outdoor flea market near me netted me a small but fun haul. Here it is!! Look for some of these pieces in ephemera kits in my shop!
Views: 1485 Diane H.
Jeweled Pockets!!  (for Boho Journals)
Look at the lovely bejeweled pockets I'll be putting in my journals! So beautiful! https://www.etsy.com/shop/PrettyPinkCottage?ref=hdr_shop_menu
Views: 558 Diane H.
How I Organize for Creating a Journal
Here's how I organize my small table when I start working on a new journal (or journals). I hope this helps you with ideas. Thanks for watching!
Views: 1159 Diane H.