I'm Cat, a craft addict and the founder of Cut Out + Keep. I live in Edinburgh with Tom, who zaps all of the bugs on the site and our super cute NissanFigaro who takes us on road-trip adventures.
Aw I love your new profile picture!
Aww thank you Steph x
Haha, don't worry about your accent - I think it's lovely :D
Aww thanks x
I really love your project :)
Aww thanks so much! x
OMG!!!!! cat u are my idoli look up to u I make all ur projects please message me I would love to talk to
Aww thanks so much. Sorry I didn't reply earlier, I missed your comment while we were away travelling xx
Thank you for the favouring my corset belt :)
No problem, it rocks!
OMG your soooooooooooooooooo clever. I LOVE your projects!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Aww thank you xx
I love your projects ...\o/
Cat!, in my english class we had to write about a superhero and i desied to chose crafterella as i think she is amazing. we now have to write about a person who inspires us and i have chossen you cat as you really inspires me for some of my crafts. i say the name Cat morley in my class, and no-one knows who you are so i say: shes a crafter who has a blog and a website. and i was wondering.... could i interview you for my class? its ok if you casnt as i understand that your very busy.
Hey Isobel, I'd love that. I'll send you a message with my email address!
the knitted 1!!! :)
i am in love with the kitty scarf!!! how did u do it??? =^.^=
Thank you :D Which one, the knitted one or the fabric one? x
i love all your crafts! o an every one reading this plz check out my kitten ears thxs =^~^=
omg-osh! you should be a super star!
Seems like years since Ive been on here , missed it though xxx
Thanks for favoring my Vintage Lace and Chain Collar Necklace :D
You have some pretty amazing projects, I faved like 75 things :) lol
please could you tell me how to make the cat hat+scarf please
I love all of your projects awesome job :)
Omg i LOVE your projects!!!! they r soo cool
Hi, I'm new to CO+K, and I was wondering if you could add me to your friends. I really love your projects and hope that you add me. :)
hi, please add me. i really like your projects
I was wondering if you would add me. It is kind of scary joining a new site and not knowing who anyone is.
Im in love with your sugar skull brooch project :D its just to cute :D x0x0x0
No problem, I love your projects :)
I realised I had a load of your projects in my favourites, so decided to check out your projects.....I had to fight the urge to favourite them all!
I think this is just what I needed to get my behind into gear and get back into this stuff! Thank you!
Your welcome! ^.^
your welcome and thanks a mill for been my friend its always scary joining a new site :)
your welcome. and thanks for accepting me :D
Np, thanks for accepting my friend invite! I can't wait to see what other great projects you come up with :)
lol no, thank you for accepting me x) lol love your website<333333
So I was going through some stuff I added to my favorites and noticed that a lot of them were made by you. Hehe I like a lot of your projects, especially the train ticket pillow/cushion. I have several tickets from Japan when I went to visit my grandparents and I was trying to think of a good way to save them and that project was perfect. Thanks for posting it! :)
congrats on your engagment xx
Congratualtions on the engagment I know its old news but i just found out :)
Heyy, I met you at the Crochet club in Kingsley Court on Saturday. Was fun, wasn't it? x
you are very welcome
and by the way you are my
HI!!! I LOVE URE PODCAST IVE HAD IT SINCE IVE JOINED AND WAS THRILLED THAT IT'S FINNALY BACK! XD
I was jsut wondering how you change the background
Ya know...on the projects and the profile page
Just wondering :)
Thanks for running the best website, that inspires me no end! ^_^
I don't know if I've already posted this, but congrats on the spread in Company magazine a while back, it's great seeing CO+K get the recognition it deserves :D
I know I must sound stupid but how do you get a project set as a version instead of a how-to
its my pleasure entirely, thank you for being such a great inspiration!
ur welcome! thanks for all the great projects :)
Wow! You're such a prolific crafter, I'm in awe.
thanks for adding me :)
I love the stuff you create!
Hey just wanted to say i love your projects your very creative.
Thanks for accepting! =)
Thanks for accepting for my add :) Love your projects!
Yes cat I had the best christmas ever yippiii :)
Well, probably over 10 but its a lot to me.
lol, I faved almost all of your projects! :)
Hi Cat, thanks for accepting the friend request. I just LOVE your projects!
no prob! ^^
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Hey Cat Morley! I really love your crafts! I especially liked the fish to sushi, sushi to fish craft! It will make a great Christmas present.
hey whats up?
May your hearts and home be full of divine blessings on this Thanksgiving!
You're welcome! Thanks for accepting, I really like your projects :D
Sorry for probably flooding you with Favorites!
I love a lot of your amazing tutorials and I can't wait to try them out! You're awesome!
Are you kidding me? You're like a God on this site. Thanks for accepting. :)
I can't see the sushi plushie pattern, is there any other way I could get it? Thanks, I love it!
Do you think the lollipop necklace could be made using Model Magic instead of Fimo, thus avoiding the need to bake the clay?
I don't love autumn any more than the other seasons, but I love October!
October = Halloween, Dia de los Muertos, skulls and bones and creepers, candy corn & pumpkins, beerfests, spooks, pranks, rock n' roll in the street, a touch of madness in the air, orange & black, Jack o' Lanterns and an undertone of general pandemonium (the healthy kind), among so many other wonderful things!!!
No problem! Thanks for accepting me! Your stuff is AMAZING!! :)
Most welcome Cat.. your site is rock..i like very much ..so many tutorial here and really and deeply falling in love with crafts now
Hi Cat, Thanks for being my first Cut Out + Keep friend ;)
I'm on the site almost daily, just having a browse but I'm now planning out my first project. Quite excited about it ;)
Your projects are amazing! I'm sure that the majority of my favourites are from you!
Is it October yet?!?!
Thank you for accepting my friend request. I really love this site! It's definitely a better brain nourishment than math or science. Hehe. :)
Hey, how are you doing? It's Keava. I just found your site recently. Love it! Found a secret fig garden in the middle of Edinburgh that I think you guys will like ^^ Robbie should be back over Christmas too Xx
LOVE your projects! Keep CRAFTING. :)
Hello,Cat!!I have a question for you.I have a friend on CO+K,and I keep trying to delete her from my page.But every time I try to hit delete,it doesn't work.Even if I press it time after time after time it won't work.What am I doing wrong?! Luve,kookigurl97
No problem :D ur projects are all awesome :) x
hii today is my b-day
hey cat I don't kno if you can help me or not, but I'm trying to enter one of my projects in for the contest but it doesn't show up in the drop down menu o.0 ?
i just wanted to tell you that you're my new role model! <3 you're kind of awesome :)
cool, yeah i've seen that place on my way to college, i keep meaning to go to it. erm, the only craft place really is the sewing shop at the bottom of the high street, there isn't really any places like Potter About x
Hey thanks for accepting my friend request. I was browsing through all of your crafts and I feel so inspired! I cannot wait to try making my own bath bombs and the lip balm. I think that'll be my Christmas presents this year sorted! :)
I wanted to comment on your Irish Stew recipe though and it wouldn't let me, not sure why, but Guinness isn't veggie friendly! They use a fish product called islinglass in the filtering process.
sure! you're kind of amazing, who wouldn't add you? this site is kind of... awesome? yeah. thanks for adding me too :)
Your welcome & thanks for accepting me! I love this site!!! You are my hero! ^-^
hey i'm going to Myrtle Beach yay
hiya, thank you for accepting me. cool, i'm from dunfermline in fife :) x
Hi Cat xoxo
I love your work. It's so inspiration!
Dear Cat, thank you so much for CO+K! and for accepting my friend request <3
My pleasure :D
I love all your projects!
Hope your having a great weekend!
your projects are so cute ^-^
No probs. Also why did you stop your podcast?
I metioned your how-to-do on a project of mine. I didn't took a picture, but used your how-to-do to make chocolates for in my chocolates box. I wanted to give you credits for your idea! so that's why I metioned it.... hope you don't mind? and otherwise I will remove the comment. let me know!
Thanks! I'm actually working on a second one now! After I made my cat scarf, my friend was begging for one for herself :) Thanks for the awesome project!
love your project so creative and cute ~~~~~ XD
I don't live in Scotland any more, but am from Glasgow and Ayr originally :) You?
Hi I love your projects but I cant view your bubblr bracelet as there is a white block covering the project steps, could you possibly help. Keep creating
Congrats to you and Tom!! Im getting married soon too (in June) and looking forward to your take on a crafty wedding.. hoping you will post some more awesome projects soon. This site rules and you are my hero Cat!
Hey! Love your projects. I'm scottish too :) x
Hi Kat - just wanted to say I really love your projects, as will be evident by me favouriting so many of them! Buh, AND you're a Manics fan too. Winner. Stay beautiful ;)
Awww you're engaged!! :] Congratulations!! :]
All of your projects are so awesome! :D
You're welcome! Thanks for accepting :)
thanks for adding my version to your favorites...i'm happy you liked it:)
thank you for leting me be a frend :o)
I love your site! You have some great projects on here! :)
Your welcome ^__^ you have some really great projects
I like your projects alot!
no problem! (:
I watched what you do and it's fantastic, cute ! I love your projects <3
I really love your projects ^^ xo
your welcome love! ^_^<3
no problem! ^^
Super thanks for featuring my Blood Vampire Lollipops - This is one of my favorite sites ever!
U r welcome!! :)
I love your projects !! ^^
The pleasure it`s mine!! >:D<
You have a lot of interesting projects, u can really create anything!! :D :-*
No problem! I lvoe your crafts. :]
Hey Cat-I just want to say that I LOVE all your projects. They are all so cool! Also your blog is fabby and I always read it. Thanks for some great crafts! P.S. I especially love the entry about Notting Hill Carnival - I've always wanted to go! x
hey nice picture.-bella cullen wannabe
Thankyou for selecting me for the perfume competion! when will i get them? i love your projects, especiallly funnel cakes
Cat you ROCK !!!!
you're currently in london, right?
any idea where to buy cool fabrics.
im getting a new sewing machine for christmas and i need some cool fabric to make many brilliant creations.
if you could get back to me that would be cool.
if not, thats fine :)
i love your crafts! they're so great! your such an inpiration for crafting. i love it.
Well of course I added you! :) You madam, are the only reason I know this kick butt website!
I absolutely adore your crafts, Cat! They are so cool and creative. ^ ^ I can't wait to buy supplies to make some of them!
Um i will just ask for the sake of it. um could you please maybe leave a comment on my page the next time you make a japanese theme craft. i love your japanese crafts. I am having a japnese theme birthday party and i am making a lot of your projects as prizes. thx (:
I <3 Westfield's. I'm going to have to check it out next time I'm there!!!
where do you have room to fit all 304 items? and when you fit ALL that where do you keep the stuff used to make it? no wonder you made prodject star. go fidgure.
(did i spell that right? probably not.)
You have so many great projects, Cat! I really love seeing what you do! Keep up the awesome work!
Hey that's ok, thanks for accepting my freind request. You have some pretty amazing how-to's on here!!
Well done on 300!
Grats on your 300...well now 303 post!!! :D Luv ya!!!-Sugs
Congrats on your 300th post and thank you for all of your creative ideas and creating and maintaining CO+K - it is one of my favorite craft sites.
Hey Cat, thankyou for accepting me as a friend. I'm loving this website :) x
thanks cat for also adding me ^^
i love your projects. They are all so cool and creative!
yeah see now i'm curious are you guys like both owners or something????
wait if you run cut out and keep then who is craftella?
heyy some of your projects are soo good and i decided to do them
thanx a bunch
omg, you run Cut Out + Keep? that's so cool :]
love your projects, btw
Did you mean narnia?? cuz you forgot your R!!!
no problems, thanks for accepting :)
you've got some really cute projects :D x
hi! i love this site. i cannot wait to start putting up projects. kinda hilarious, but 90% of the projects i dig, i look up to see who put it up and it's been you. brilliant ideas, girl :)
no problem and thank u for accepting me,,,
How about fish-sushi plushie that you can crawl inside like a sleeping bag??? eh?
You have sooo many good food recipes.
I am over-eating recently because of it.
But I can't stop.
it's too... delicious.
i will just go and have a look at snippets! :)
You SO need to!! Twilight is AMAZING!
i kinda guessed you were an adam and joe listener from this thread
also did you and Tom text in a few months ago cos they read out a message from Tom and Cat and i was wondering wether it was you?! :)
Do you like Twilight? And how do I get people to see the "About" thing on my page? It won't show up! it makes me SO mad! HELP!
As a general rule of fact, anything made by Cat Morley is golden.
Thanks for bbbbbeing friends too!!
Love the projects!! Keep them up please~!
Hello, I notieced your comment on queenfairypants' profile about questionarres for the about me section...if you have one could you send me the text for it? I like this idea...
about ur skinny tie project, could u make the instructions clearer? i tried to follow exactly but failed...
Hi there. I'm new to the site, and have fallen a bit in love with your sushi-fish plushies. I'd like to give them a try, but the link to the template is broken (and designing my own template would probably end up with an amoeba!). Can you help me out? Thanks!
D0 U KNO ANy GOOD PROJECTS???
Thanks for the add! You're my craft idol!
you rock girl!
I love your projects.
Your projects are pretty rad.
Nice bein number one and all !
i seriously love your projects
it makes me want to run to the nearest craft store xD
i'm doin' alright.
i've been trying out so many of the crafts i found on this site. you're very friggin' creative. i love all your projects.
and i intend to try every one of your recipes.
especially the dessert ones!
Hey cat , do you have a button I can use for my blog that will lead here? Just pm it to me or e-mail it to me please :)
That depends... 0: There's a few crafty places around where I live, but I don't know if they're the 'best' really. I doubt so. I live in south-west London, for the record. (:
i'm good thanks! enjoying cut out + keep, so much inspiration in just one website! I discovered you from Lisa Clark's website Lolasland. I'm always looking at the DIY diva part of the website checking out your newest creations! keep up the good work :D
that picture is really cool!:P
hi! what ya doin?
do you have the day of the dead snippets issue??
wat ya gonna be for holloween?
yeh ok :) thanks x
hey thank you for ur sweet comment :D and ill try making a how-to soon :)
very cute new profile pic! :D
hello! ^_^ checked out your main site -was very impressed by your accomplishments, missy! keep it up ;)
Hi Cat! :D
In my cooking class in school we're going to be having an Italian dinner for the parents later on in the year and we're trialling all these recipes at the moment and I got the teacher to let us make your "Soft Amaretti" when we were trialling all these different 'accompaniments' to go with coffee. And...everyone loved the amaretti! it was a hands down winner! and has been selected to be used on the night! So congrats on your awesomeness recipe! :P
omg that sounds awesome =D
When you get done you should post up a picture of it ^-^
Hey Im great just sewing a skirt while making a tutorial on how to make it to post up on here. =D
You're welcome. Hopefully when I get into gear here I'll get my own projects up and running so you can have a look at what I do... though in the mean time I'm loving your stuff
no problem! I likes your stuff
It's definitely worth a visit and in the North Laine part of Brighton which is, by far, the best bit. Thanks for the comment about our english rose decoration by the way!
This site is so inspiring. Thnere needs to be more hours in the day!
Hey!No probs, soo glad i found your site, its awesome! xx
Well, ok, now I'm confused?!
i knew that it was just weird seeing it posted after so many ppl seemed to be aginst it thats all
but i think its a lovely blog i enjoyed reading it :)
I think I will make a cat eyeglass necklace to match my
thanks for all the detailed instructions on your
cool project :O)
Have a good rockin' day
Miss Holley King
Hey, I know I'm late responding but thanks for the add.
Im Great Thanks(:
your "cat eye" glasses necklace :O)
Your Super Welcome ^^
I Loves Your Creations
How Is You
I love your projects! I have made lots of them! I made a version of your pocket notes! Please accept me!
This is a very clever idea for a site, and I realise its not your only great creation. I admire your creativity at the age of 23! Wow
I want a How to on that
I love the new picture. (:
You are super amazing coming up with this site! I had no idea when we chatted the other day on etsy that YOU were the one coming up with it--WOW!
wow that's a very beautiful pic!
Well whichever one has a head :L I think one with arms aswell would be best but im not bothered about the legs.
Really? I never knew that
heyy, i was just wondering where did you get youre manikin?
Ive recently ordered one but it was just a torso. I realy want one with a head. Can you help?
Thanks for adding me! I love your projects!
luv the pic - hav u always been red ? ( hair colour)
love the new pic:D
You have grand projects. :D
Hi, thx for your cute comments on the earrings and so:) I love your projects btw ^_^
HAPPY BIRTHDAY - hope you have a good day, how was Toms cake?? xx
Happy Birthday Cat! Hope you had an awesome time and got lots of awesomely cool craft goodies! I wish I could knit you a brithday cake- that would be cool!
Someone said it was your birthday! SO HAPPY BIRTHDAY! NOW GIVE ME SOME CAKE >.> Or else....
Hi thanks for commenting my Cool Photoshop Technique i would just like to say it finally has some instructions to make it yourself
hey! I managed to change the password! Thanks for the help!
no prob. :D
hey hey hey hey :)
how was the sketch-a-thon?
haha the twitter thing is working on my phone now as when I woke up I had 7 texts haha
Im great &thanks for the add. i just love your ideas ^_^
Thanks about the tailoring. I'm very proud how it came out considering I'd never done it before.:D
I know what you mean. I have been asking people to give me their plastic bags because I haven't had enough to finish my bag either. Hope you finish your's soon!
i tryed to send you a msg and it wasd all like opps and stuff whats going on
I haven't taken my intense suitcase on holiday yet, no.
It's too new, but you're right it definitely will be easy to spot.
re: the industrial set-thank you! They are really fun.
Your wardrobe sounds really cool. How big was it and how long did it take you to finish it?
Cat! I think YOU are a crafty superstar!!
yeah i play it when im in a shity mood it makes me cheer up
plus its about sewing which i love and thinking about sewing makes me happy automatically :)
ohhhh you are like awsome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!......oppz i must have leaned on the rong key oh well!
I love your spectacle necklace! i've got a $5 pair of kids glasses (cute old ones) and since they will never fit on my giant head i amd very much going to turn them into a necklace
I swear I didn´t know you had a mouse called mousey when I made my mouse. HA HA HA how funny!
hi! you know what? i was google-ing for ideas for a harley quinn costume and there was a mask you made! like in 2005 :S
i don't think you have the how to anymore, but could you at least explain me a little bit how you made it? it would be great :)
Thanks for the comment on my booties, you have some really great stuff as well, your sweets look divine.
10 hours ago
No problem ! (:
I was surprised when I was in London this year, the weather was hot and sunny just like back home ... Want to trade? Florida sunshine for perfectly cold, grey English days? <3 Glad to hear you enjoyed the weather, hopefully it'll stay for you. (:
And the same with you! xxx
Hey Cat. I've seen many of your projects and they are all quite darling and utterly fantastic.
Keep up the good work!
How's the London weather by the by? I just came back from a Eurotrip and it was so cold and lovely out there!
cat u rock :D I love all your projects!
Cat :D You Rock :D *worships cat* *worships projects* *-*
if you like fsc you should check out her website fscwasteland.com there's a whole section on all the crafts she's made. she's insanely talented and from what i've heard she sells them at shows
here's a link. definately check it out. it's really inspiring!
Thank you i am very happy to be friends with you all your projects are amazing!
Sadly I dont have anything online, most of the stuff we did at uni, was pretty awful tbh lol. At the moment it's all about crafts for me too. Like you, i like that i can get something finished out of it a lot quicker. I loved your spectacles project by the way, library work seems to run in my family, so I'm sure i'll get to use your how to at some point. :D
you have some super rad projects!!!
thanks! your crafts rock my socks!
hey i love ur crafts! =)
I come from good old Cowdenbeath. Lol! I go to Rejects quite a lot but I always seem to be rushed and never get a look at the craft stuff. I could go to Dundee. My friend lives there so it wouldnt be a problem. =D x x x
thanks for adding me:)
when are you gonna announce the winners of the jewellery contest, the wait is killing me!!
Thnx for accepting :3
First you take over Cut out and keep! Next the world!
Thanks for accepting (this comment is a bit belated sorry >_<) i really love this site and think all your craft ideas are amazing. xox
you have like a million and infinite projects!!!
Your like everywhere but on my friend list >.>
Hiya, Was just wondering if you know of any crafty shops in Fife/round about Fife...or anywhere that sell Fimo? Thanks. This site is amazing by the way! x x x
Thanks to you Cat!
I do really love this site, and your work...
lol i love your work too ^-^y
Hey thanks so much! I am in love with this site. Its so real and the people are very nice.
i love your work hope we can be friends soon? :)
thanks for accepting! your projects are amazing!!!!
do you miss doing your film stuff or has handicrafts taken over your life now? It has for me, I loved doing film, but I think i enjoy the focus you can put into this craft more.
I meant to say before this page is amazing, I'm signed off work at the moment, so it's given me so many ideas for things to try out and it's nice that theres a community for all these ideas to come together.
Many Thanks for all your hardwork :D
NP! :) Thank you for accepting!
You have so, so many wonderful, amazing, beautiful creations ;_; I can't keep up and comment on every one of them, so I'll just say here: I think you're wonderful and super, and thank you for all the how-to's ^^
thanks for the comments! your page is like craft mecca :)
So glad you like my jacket, it's one of my favourites now, I use it every day :)
thanks for the comment, and I look forward to chatting witchya!!
Thanks for the add back, your stuff is awesome, i love your fish to sushi plushie, you have so many great ideas I can't wait to try some of them out. What sort of film stuff do you do? xx
Thanks ^^ Your projects are amazing! And you have so many. I want to try them all but I dont have time! Damned college *shakes fist*
Hi Cat!!! thank you for adding me.... You're great in making all those things...I love your skull crushers!!! they're so funny and they seems to be very tasty....^__^
No I have to it'll only make me feel better
Just send your address to me in a message please
I dig your hand-pin cusion!!!!!!!
Now I have a good use for the
"lost" gloves (and mittens) I have in my drawers :O)
Have a good one and keep on crafting,
Miss Holley King
Hey :) just replying to your comment on my candle: I think I scented it just with some essential oils. There probably exists proper wax scenting...stuff, but I don't think I got any of that XD
Thanks for the comment... and I think you are super crafty and have awesome little projects on here!
Whoops I can't read, sorry I put your name with a K! I have a couple of friends who are Kat with a K. Thanks again x
Thanks for the comment Kat! xx
hey cat, hows the new place, it looks like you are back online, missed ya :D, ttys-sug
no worries thanks for accepting :P *hugs*
I'm so mad about the lost mail, and I don't know what went wrong
I asked the post office and they got really mean about it.
I feel so bad about it, would you like me to remake the things and try again?
Hello!!Ty for the comments!!You are the best!
thx for the comments! I love your projects, specially the food, looks yummy! *
Thanks, I think you are wonderful, and your projects are great!
Hey Cat! I am not sure how the flickr importing works but I am So excited that I could post my projects on CO+K so easily! Thanks!!
Thanks, Cat! I LOOOOVE yours, especially the drawer organizer.
hey cat! are ya back from your trip yet? How did it go? I bet you had blast. Are ya going to post some pics :D any who back to project making I go! ttyl-Sug
^^ Heeey thank you for beeing my friend ^^
I love your projekts ^^
thanks for the comment cat, *high five*
Oh have fun in London, take lots of pictures! :D
Hey lady! Hows your weekend going? :D Did some major spring cleaning this weekend, I am exhausted. Not to mention i think a gremlin stole my phone..but no worries, will get a replacement hopefully by friday when we get paid. It will feel strange not having a cell attached to me...wonder if i should take it as a break LOL! any who thanks for the complements on my recent projects! ttyl-Sug
yeah im cool, had pretty much our first hot day of summer today and got a bit sunburnt so bit sore lol been busy makin some really nice beads today will put them up soon wen i get some spare time :)
muchos luffos :)
oh, oops hehe thank u! how r u?
super busy with finals and ickyness. I've mostly been doing quilt crafting lately anyway. I am a quilting machine! thanks for the comment and hope you're doing well.
Ooh....kl :D Well...Portobello can be lovely in the summer....but crap the rest of the time...:P Anyhoos....where about in Edinburgh did you live? Thats so strange......:) Um...yh the sweet shop is called Hamiltons, and the thing thats so cute about it is that he only opens when it isnt to cold! Lol.....anyway....good to cyberly meet you :)
Glad you like my star plushie, I'm posting a jacket I made too! :) lots of crafting recently... by the way I like your new pic!
thanks for the add!I enjoy all your kewl crafty projects! Keep them coming!-Sug
Cat, I love your projects. They're so creative!
Thanks so much for introducing me to the site and making me a part of it!
No Problem!!! ;-)
hey you seem like a cool girl... i sent you a request. if you can look at my profile you can go to my website!
Love the recent blog...'Please Beach'...read the comment :D
Oh, Cat... How I wish I was as crafty as you. I really admire you.
OMG it seems like you have a great personality and im amazed to find out that u love pout , a makeup company i love that i dodnt think was that popular.
P.S im in love with cats ( i have 2 fat ones!)
This is amazing-check it out
Oh, and by the way, those drawings are not mine :) they're from a brilliant illustrator, Barnaby Ward, check out his page at www.somefield.com... I just copied them onto canvas...
Thanks Cat, I'm glad you enjoy my projects :)
I'm doing ok thanks, finally finishing off college, working on a beast of a dissertation! Also, finally going to marry Neil next year!
Your website is looking fantastic, it's got so much great stuff in it! Unfortunately the craftist thing I've done recently is make an origami crane with lopsided wings, but I did make a quilt ages ago which I treasure :D Hopefully, once I graduate I can get on here and try something out, especially the foodie things. Oh, and I want to learn to knit. Anyway!
How's things with you?
your display pic is cute... ^_^
Maybe if some of your friends smoke, you can ask them to save boxes for you ;D
Thank YOU for creating such a great page! It's full of wonderful ideas... I've already made the felt bunny in my favourites, i'll upload pictures soon... Take care! ^_^
just to let you know, the 1st comment bug IS fixed, thankyou!
Were have you been todayy???
Yay, Love the new blog, its awsomee LOVING THE PICTURES :D
5000+ yay! :)
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you rule. (:
I'm praying for it
oh thank YOU for the add, i love all your projects!
I have been making these for 16 years.
i have made them different shapes sizes...
when i unpack my studio, I will be sure to post more pictures.
I am happy Crafterella found me on MySpace and invited me here to meet all you creative people. (even recipes)
I just moved to South Haven Michigan from Wickenburg Arizona
(I am a Phoenix Frida) all my ART and magic supplies are all packed away until we move into our new house in June.
It is nice to have this here so I can stay connected to the vreative world while living in limbo.
Doing my Rock-a-billy radio show does make me smile though :O)
Take care and stay cool,
Miss Holley King
Yea I wrote my return address on it
whoa triple post :P
hey no problem
love your stuff!
Happy Easter Cat xx
No, since I was too excited I just made the box, decprated it and just put it in those mail slots.
How do you put photos in your blog?
no problem lmao so what did you do on saint patty's day?
happy Saint Patty's dayyyy ;]]]]
I swear I sent it I even decorated the package and I made it too. There was also a lot of goodies in there.
I really hope it didn't get lost ='[
Hey! I realy like your taste and your projects!! Très Belle!!
haha thatnks for the comment!
Just wanted to let you know
I tried the Cupcakes and wow they are delicious!!
My classmates will love them <3
Just wanted to let you know
I tried the Cupcakes and wow they are delicious!!
My calssmates will love them <3
actual genius, my dear! Love the site, its lovely to be here =]
My website is currently under construction but you can see my first two episodes here: http://www.myspace.com/cheapchampagneoner
Is there anything you cant do! You are soo a crafting role model:)
Hi Cat! Thanks for your good work on this site :)
Regarding my BlondieBag - I really don't know anymore if I did the stencil myself ... ups! I might have found it anywhere on the net ... so I better not take credit haha
i never knew you are the creator of this tottaly amazing website it rocks!!!!!!!!!!!
Hi Cat! I really like this site, it's so inspiring!
Absolutely! I actually got started on one today, so I'll hopefully have it together soon :)
Absolutely! I actually got started on one today, so I'll hopefully have it together today :)
hello there cat! I'm a newbie to the site, but I'm loving it quite a bit, fantastic job around here! I looked through some of your profiles and websites and thought like you seemed like a friendly enough person and went ahead and added you. Hope that's ok :)
It's nice to e-meet you!
lovin' the stuff!!!!
your ideas are, well, AMAZING!!!!!1
I had family that just moved from Scotland I believe the town was called Fyvie? Thanks for the comment.
Thanks For the info! Yeah i went ahead and made the tape dress form. It turned out pretty good, it was taped a little too flimsily from the bust up, because my "helper" or my boyfriend, got tired of taping after the first 2 layers! So, we have devised a plan to tape it back on, and then re-due the floppy bits!~ So... hopefully it will work, and i have been getting some other supplies together to make a sturdy frame to work around. I will post pic and info when its all done!
Im in Aberdeen at the moment,but moving back to Glasgow at the end of next week.
Hello, Thanks for being the first to leave a comment :)
I stumbled upon this website today and have instantly become addicted!
The little monkey in the picture is one of my own made from an old jumper!
I have just added that to my list of projects to but don't have any How To photos! Really must start to do that!
Anyhoo thanks again,
I was thinking of making a zine for my neighborhood. or atleast an online one. I'd love to feature cutout and keep in the first issue.
I'll let you know how it goes. I just need a code monkey. LOL
<3<3 talk to you soon
I'm a Hello Kitty freak :-)
hey i saw that dress form you had in the back of the picture with ur belt and skirt, is that the singer model? and do you like using it? does it work for you? I was looking in on them, but i think i might want to make my own...
You're welcome! I love your how to's too!
Does it work??
Hi Cat - we love your DIY project for knitting neddles and would love to feature in on DIY City mag an online mag that focuses on where to find DIY resources, designers and shops in the city with our first city being NYC...if this is of interest please email us at email@example.com - in the subject line please put DIY PROJECT - please include a link back here so we can keep track.
thanks - wendy
hey its my 1st project and i hope u will like ma 1st effort
at the mo' I have lots and lots of homework!
I should probably get started on it! lol
ohhh okay :O
haha xD im stupid!
sorry for the random add!
i've been a friend of cut out and keep through myspace for a while, and have been meaning to get signed up to this site myself!
i see your well educated when it comes to crafting and have a lot of good ideas - which unlike me, u put into practice!
it sucks,Id love to get it but its past! :(
but hey thanks :D
sorry for the late response, I love so many differnt comics, I love manga (fantasy, love, comidie (sp)) But I also have a dieing passion for comics like Squee, JTHM, Lenore, and Soon I'm ordering Emo Boy
oops! i meant 'by the way' not ' by the' hehe...:P
Hey that helped me alot!! i was clueless earlier!!but now..hah!i can knit!hehe!!and by the, your accent ROCKS!! :)
Awww...thank you so much!! thats really sweet of you to do that!!
Happy (belated) Valentines day!
hehe my friend always doodles 'moo' on her schoolwork its pretty funny....:D
thanks cat! i hear shes coming back-but as long as the problem is taken care of, thats all that matters. :]
everything you do is great on CO+K~ thanks for it all! <3
She changed her name to
She is stalking Chelsea K.
I think Carry B. is a leso
And is out to get Chelsea lol
Cat, Karla's back I know she is she wished me the crappiest valentines ever and the only places shes been in our my profile and my mittens project! She changed her name to Carry B, shes stalking me Cat! She wants to make my life a living hell!!
Not to sound freaked out or anything...
Yeah-I could try that
My football team won!
But they the other team should not have got that point because the line guy flew his flag to say the game was over and then they scored-and then the ref. said it did count
I had to get big brother to explain like 10 times
Have a good day
lol, I have some cool fabric but am running low...I'm waiting to get paid and then I'm going to go all out.
hey cat, love the site. i'm just suggesting that you take a look at Karla B. because she is sort of spamming and putting down and just overall being mean to people here at CO+K and i think that that sucks. hehe. thank yoouuuu! ;]]]]
Oh and I forgot to say that I think the toothbrush bracelet and the supergirl tote should be feautred.
I no I dont run this website or anything but they are wicked!
I think I would burn my house down thought boiling a toothbrush-I dont think I can boil pasta without it over flowing!
Haha you cant make them-I found them on the net and copied and pasted them!
These are cute anyway <3 <3 <3
Thank you for the wonderful comment. I wish I was as talented as you, crafty at everything :-)
Very yummy Cupcakes with extra frosting
Thanks for your comment I was just kidding around with me being ugly, I know I'm super fine! I mean just look at that lol. By the way I think your way pretty too:) not many people can pull off that hair, I love it
I just checked out your flickr
The photos you have taken are amazing!
The Go! Team
CAMDEN-Befor it was burnt down D:
How sad D:
There is still Oxford Street :D
By the way
Your Etsy photo should be your photo ]
Happy Valentines Day Cat!
Hey Cat I'm the Valentines Day Fairy and I have came on by to tell you to have a very Happy Valentines Day:)
Happy Valentines Day <3
thank you! that was totally a help;; but it doesn't happen to mention if you should use the needles that are straight or the ones that can bend into a circle. I don't know if it says it! So please excuse my absent mindedness :D
well, thank you lady!
you've got some fun projects! :)
um I have a question;; I am a sort of "new" knitter;; and I was wondering if you new how to make a slouchy berret type hat. Like what kind of needles you use and such.. thanks!
I would love a blog, I want the whole shazam!:D
It would be easier to do a how-to if I was a better teacher and could measure. I wanna do my mitten one but I dont know really how to show you guys the pattern, I can show the steps fine just not the pattern you need to cut out...makes me sad lol
Hey Cat quick question for you, what are the ripped out notebook pages in peoples profiles?
I think your so talented and I love this site. When I first saw your picture I thought you were around my age you look so pretty lol.
Oh no, I have! I'm just a bit too shy. I'll do it for you though kat! hehe x
I got featured!
hey cat i just made one of your uber rad projest here is how it turned out! thanks much http://tinypic.com/view.php?pic=xn6zbl&s=3
cat if i must say you complete me! you are like..uhmm.. the toilet paper in my bathroom! thanks for everything!
No thank you! :)
I really liked your projects. They are all really creative.
Props to you!
i really love your work cat!!!!!!!!!i wanna try dem all!!!!!!!!!
heyy i am tarrah thanks for the favor! i adore all your projects are really snazzy
i'm good thanks how are you?
Oh good! I'd love to see the finished product. :D
And no, I've not read your interview with him yet, but I'm off to do so now. It's cool you guys got to meet. :]
Hmmm thats a bit dissapointing. Good that it worked it for you though! The site is great!
awesome! My little brother wants to do that is it a good course ?
I graduated doj 2006 and then did an MA in london. Though still doesnt help me find a job in dundee!
Booo just back from London,So now Dundee it is, and Stirling at weekends! Are you at doj ? :)
Hey, here's a project suggestion for you:
How about designing a bag that looks like a normal shopping tote (for groceries or whatever), but has a secret compartment you can drop shoplifted goods into?
Hey Cat! Thanks for favourite-ing my project,
I'm glad you like it :]
Thanks for adding my bag
thank you so much for the kind words! This is a great site and I am so excited to connect with other crafty people from all over!
All of your treats look so yummmy!
Ya, but still atleast you can come up with alot fo things on your own.
Your page is a very productive network the patchwork bell pants is really made by a soft velvet its is called standard velvet here more appropriated for Brasil. Thanks for create this is amazing.
that will be so cool if people can show their attempts. Right now I'm working on the barbie shoe earrings and sushi necklace and the ice lolly magnets.
Your welcome ^^
You have such awesome crafts, i wish i had the same inspiration source as you do!!
than i might not need sites like these. Hehehe, thanks a lot.
i really love all your proyects
thanks you so much to share
lol yeh I'm either a plum or a berry, which my boyf calls me when I wear my red raincoat lol
hey cheeky :P It may as well be lol I wear enough of it, I think the people I work with think I am a crazy plum
all the wigs i have are purchaced. i do alter the wigs and make hair pieces. i think i would go insane if i tried to make a whole wig.
Awe, thanks! :)
Yours are great too!
All the different projects on here are so inspiring :D
thanks for the comment on my hair. i have a bunch of wigs and that is one of my favorites. they are the best way to change up a look
I've been making a lot of accessories lately. I made some "missing" puzzle piece earrings. I think my next project will be guitar string bangles...but I'd really like to try the vinyl record projects...
Hey there! I am really enjoying this site. It has my creative muse working double-time! Hope all is well.
That's an awesome idea with uploading the finished projects -- I always wanted an easy way to see people's takes. I'm gonna brainstorm other ideas :)
Seriously Cat, this is amazing. I am enjoying all the really smart features. It looks like you have an error in the last.fm links though. I am esp loving the friend features and the "who loves this project." These are things that were always missing from craftster. I'm bragging to my bf how awesome this is.
This design is lovely. I am scattered with projects and inspiration and I hadn't been to CO&K for a while and this is amazing. It makes me want to quit my tutorial blog and just post them all here :) Thanks for finding me (again) and for adding me as a friend. Can you post articles here too? (Similiar to when you did the CO&K magazine?)
thanks for inviting me. I don't know if I did OK when adding my project.
Thank you again :-) That's one of my fav projects!
I Wish i was as crafty as you Lol. :)
a few seconds ago
Just wanted to give you the heads up. Comments don't need to be approved before they appear on here, so your comment on the I Heart Mac N Cheese competition is viewable to everyone - do you want it deleted?"
Oh my gosh. Yea, I would like that deleted.
It looked like someone had to approve of the post since my first attempt on posting didn't appear at first. Now I feel stupid. XD
Im pretty good thanks, im only here for another week then back to dull edinburgh, but hey:p
How are you? what have you been up to recently?
I know! I can't keep up with the comments lol. I guess i will save the rest of my tutorials for a day or two or I won't getting anything done :-)
I feel the same way about the washer earrings lol. I go out and people ask me where I got them. They expect them to be so expensive. Our little secret :-)
Thanks for the compliment on the bag! Just came over from the etsy forums and strawberry anarchy's forum post -- COOL SITE! Love the whole aesthetic! *runs off to check out more projects*
Haha it's actually not mine, it's a picture I found online. Isn't it adorable though? My kittens are all grown up and fat lol!
Ouch! How's the back doing?
I love your sight! I've become SO addicted to it and I can't wait to start posting projects of my own. BTW, thanks for the comment on my kitty, he's my furry son. Oh! Happy New Year!
lol well I hope this year can only get better. I fell new years eve and broke my collar bone.. I have the worst luck! buy yay for happy comments on my page! Thank you :-)
Thanks for the compliment, I did make the rose shirt in my pic! I make loads of tops like that, there are a bunch in my Etsy shop, POODLEKINS (poodlekins.etsy.com). You make such wonderful things, it makes me want to spend hours holed up with a needle, some felt and a bag of buttons.
Thanks for your well-wishes. I hope your holidays were all that you hoped for. Now for the long winter slog ... :-)
I hope you had a wonderful holiday and an amazing start to 2008! Happy New Year ;-)
of course. there's nothing better than some folksie tunes for some inspiration.
thank you. i like your crafts.
Where did you go in Canada to get all those funky charms???
I really would like some
Thanks she is a cutie, my lil kitty :) Hope all went well for you this xmas, thanks again for the card :D
Actually doesn't matter, I don't have a thermometer!
But would you need different ingredients or can you do the exact same recipe?
Hey, can the absinthe lolly pops be made with any alcohol?
Nah. Thank you for the add!!!
Melanie @ The Coma Girl Designs
So, are you an admin on the site? Are you and Crafterella the same person?! The mysteries never cease!
well my family doesn't exactly celebrate christmas but we still somewhat follow the trend. haha well my mom just gave me a bunch of money as a "christmas" gift because shes afraid if she got me anything I wouldn't like it so, therefore she gives me money so I would buy it myself haha :]
I'm considering buying Happy Hooker, but I'd have to order it and I'm not sure if the patterns are any good? If it's more or less the same as Stitch N Bitch then I'll probably go for it, I was just wondering what your opinion on it was?
thanks! you too! so how was your christmas
Merry Christmas - hope you have a good one! xx
Fancy! I'm jealous... but I have NO IDEA what I'd do with an iPhone. I'd settle for just my little Shuffle and a decent phone.
And maybe a camera. ;D
Awesome... I went ahead and rattled off the entire contents of my handbag. If I had a travel knife and emergency rations in there, I'm pretty sure I could survive in the wild.
lol sounds like me. Yeah I got to get some projects up asap. I just got a new camera so hopefully once the holiday crunch ends I can get them up and going. Between my jewelry making and my fiances candle making we stay pretty busy this time of year :-)
Oh good thanks. Trying to take a break from all the necklaces I'm making family for Christmas. Sigh. I'm loving your projects though! Amazing work.
I got your christmas card this morning Cat! It's up on my mantel piece. I also loved the confetti snowstorm that came with it. xo
(Christmas mice)thanks for fixing that for me I had now idea how to do that I'm a neewb. to this site. so thank you. I do hope u make them. my children make them every year for Christmas. me personally I think they go better for Halloween. but either way they sure are yummy. emyru.
Sweet! I love everyone's enthusiasm :)I also found a dark red with black swirls. I'd love to see how all of yours turn out. Is there a way to post them here?
I haven't got yours yet, but I'm looking forward to it. My mum's been moaning that nobody's sending out christmassy christmas cards this year so hopefully yours will cheer her up. They look dear x
Thanks for the first comment on my first cut out and keep project =]
I'm wondering if you've got your Christmas card yet, I posted it first class yesterday (late I know!)
And also, I found you asking for crochet tutorials on the web a while ago, try youtube. I taught myself using youtube tutorials a month or so ago and tonight I'm going to make myself a skirt. Once you get the basic stitches on there you can do anything, it's a hundred times easier than knitting.
He was rubbish but I did get angry when Gordon called him fat. There's no need for personal insults.
He reminded me of Dom Jolly somewhat. Just perhaps less jolly.
I just made it while watching Gordon Ramsay! Only there's not much christmassy about it so I'm going to have to do something about that. Excited!
Hi! I'm really sorry but I've been very busy with things at the moment and haven't done your christmas card quite yet. I'm hoping to do it tonight and I'll pop it in the post tomorrow, first class of course. Hopefully it'll still be ok, and I'll make sure it's super good.
Unfortunately i hadn't gotten the try. I'm now a night shift nurse and work most of the day. But because you've reminded me i must get the supplies to try. Do you think the glitter will burn? I hope not.
of course! i like a lot of your projects. if you know anyone whom you think i should know, you should introduce me to them. anywho...
hey thanx, u have some great projects, il have to find out how to add some of myn,
hi cat sorry for gettin back so late---busy time of year--hope to say no for while--hehe--hope your well--sendin my smiles d.
Hey, thanks for favoring some of my projects :D yay
I can't remember the last snail mail I got
thanx for adding the favorites now I can neaten my website bookmarks a bit more
Thank you for you message! I love your projects. Especially the calaveras!
I made some too! I'm trying to figure out how to upload the photos of them to this website. :)
I totally love the favourite thing- I've favourited 34 projects so far!
You sweetie pie. Thanks for favoriting--- OOOPS! favouriting sparkleballs. I'm honored!
Yay! u favourited my project!
I and my shoes are quite enjoying it here, thanks :D And I see you've got "Requiem for a Dream" in your movie list, that movie totally freaked me out.. namely the "a$$ to a$$" part... oh my! But I watched the whole thing anyway, then went on to watch The Boondock Saints. Violence to the max! Ok I'm rambling now, I'll hush. <3!
Hello there! Thank you for being my first friend!
I'm excellent, thank you. This profile thing is pretty fabuloso.
Bit like yourself, actually. x
I usually just leave a list of my top 5
Heeeeey!!! How you doin?!
Yes it really is my favourite book
hello missy filmmaker!