Blackcabbit's World

Bit by bit, the Blackcabbit crafts its nest of DIY handmade art and illustrates a kingdom of doodle critters to beautify the world she lives in.

2017 Nengajo Draw Result!

The 2017 Nengajo Draw Result was out since 15th January, but I only managed to go to the post office today! This year, we got two winning nengajo for the … Continue reading

January 31, 2017 · 4 Comments

Chinese New Year Craft in Chirimen-styled

Chinese New Year is just round the corner and I managed to give our living space a festive feel, just by adding a Chinese character Fu (福). The word, which … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Japanese Traditional Crafts – Kimekomi

The last few days of 2016 , I was rushing to complete a New-Year-themed DIY Chirimen kit. I managed to finished the hanging decoration on Omisoka. I love it! Most part … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Have an EGG-citing Year in 2017!

Dearest Friends of Blackcabbit, A Japanese New Year e-card (Nengajo/ 年賀状) for you, for the year 2017. May the Lord bless you and your loved ones with tons of goodness and … Continue reading

January 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Simple DIY Toilet Roll Doll with Changing Faces

Christmas is over but I have a little gift for all the teachers. I did this with my ESL class last week. I was teaching them feelings (emotions), as well as … Continue reading

December 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Teaching Parts of the Face and Emotions

I came across Mr. Printables’ DIY toy with changing faces and immediately loved it. It would be a fabulous idea to use that to teach my class on parts of … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · 2 Comments

More Than A Cup Of Noodles

Last Saturday, we brought our kids and my bestie from Singapore to the Cupnoodles Museum in Yokohama (Kanagawa Prefecture). My Cupnoodles Factory Despite the huge crowd, we had an enjoyable time … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · 2 Comments