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Eid Printables 2019: Gift Tags and Eid Mubarak Envelopes

Thursday, May 30, 2019

I was just telling a friend how 'frazzled' is the one-word synopsis of my current state of mind. I didn't create any printables last year because I was faced with a similar sensation of being overwhelmed. And I hate that this is becoming a kind of personal theme. My inner life-coach advises that I should ...

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Eid Printables 2017: Gift Tags, Treat Box and Envelopes

Monday, June 19, 2017

Since the shift to pursuing photography professionally, I no longer take on any graphic design work. However, I still enjoy working with type and graphics to create fun personal projects for myself and friends. Putting together these free Eid printables has become something of an annual tradition here on Ice Cream Everyday. I've had these hydrangea ...

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Free Eid Printables 2016: Wrapping Paper, Treat Box and Envelope

Thursday, June 30, 2016

For this year's free Eid printables, I came up with minimalist monochrome designs that are within crafting reach of anyone with a home printer, a pair of scissors and some type of adhesive. They're also simple enough for kids to put together.   The printables include a mini treat box (based on these ones from last year), a ...

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Coffee Love: Free A3 Poster Prints

Monday, March 7, 2016

  To know me is to know that I am an absolute coffee devotee. After a bit of wordsmithing and graphic designing, I give you these posters; my humble oblations at the altar of that holy bean. I hope you enjoy displaying them as much as I loved creating them. I've designed these to print at A3. You can ...

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Eid 2015 Bumper Freebie Edition: Printables and Templates

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

I decided to take a little social media break this Ramadaan and focus on some much needed soulwork. Along with the extra reflective time, came the latitude to be creative without pressure. This is my ideal environment for making; where mistakes are just prototypes and there is true joy in the journey of taking something from screen to ...

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Moleskine Cover Hack: Stitched Twine and Duct Tape

Thursday, April 2, 2015

  To know me is to know that I am a notebook junkie. Stacks on stacks of blank beauties fill up my shelves. There's something holy about the unwritten, but that's talk for another post. This here is about making-over a pack of plain-jane Moleskine cahiers with decorative duct tape and some twine. I gifted these to a friend ...

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