Tiny labels on huge cards. (opposites attract, right?)
Sophie’s tip: paint onto cardboard. Paper is way too flimsy for these oversized labels.
Labels don’t have to be on the stuff they’re labelling
Sophie’s tip: use a washable marker pen and avoid writing on the grout. (You might not always have a tiny tomato plant in your kitchen.) And pick a pen that suits the surface (in this case, tiles and stonewear).
Swap paper for fabric (there’s already too much paper in the boxes)
Taking time to just sit back and relax – it’s sometimes easier said than done. That’s why we make soft, cosy sofas. And armchairs you can sink into. So that when you do have a few minutes to spare, all you have to worry about is plopping down and settling in.
Stamp on a statement
Sophie’s tip: this is err, a kind of permanent labelling technique. So you better be able to stand by what you stamp. (Or just make a ‘stuff’ bag, like we did.)
Why write when you can draw?
Sophie’s tip: Try using a white chalk pen – regular chalk smudges way too easily.