Wallpaper Lampshades to Match your Decor.

Upcycling Lampshades with Wallpaper

A couple of weeks ago I revamped my stairs with wallpaper. They went from dull and dirty to bright and cheery. I used a classic Marimekko wallpaper which was a bit Marmite (you either loved or hated it !), luckily my family and I loved it. To complete the...
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Flag Upcycled Denim Bunting 2 Ways

Patiriotic Upcycled Bunting

It feels like ages since I've upcycled anything with denim, my last denim post was my scrap denim Easter eggs. I do have some denim upcycling projects in the pipeline but I thought I'd show you how to make some fabulous flag upcycled denim bunting.   I'm participating in a...
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How to Doily Stencil a Cushion

Doily Stencil a Cushion

I gave my outdoor canvas cushions a bit of a makeover by using a doilies as stencils to paint pretty patterns on them. I loved this craft. It was so easy to do. My favourite kind of craft, cheap, fun and little effort for great results. I warn...
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Marimekko Stairs Transformation

My Marimekko Stairs Transformation

The first thing you see when you open my front door are the steep victorian stairs. These stairs have been crying out for a transformation. I finally I got rid of the boring beige carpet that was just a dust and dirt magnet and brightened them up with a touch...
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12 IKEA Bekvam Stool Ideas


12 Ways to hack an IKEA Bekvam Stool

My craft buddy Wendy is currently having a new kitchen fitted. She's just realized that she will need a stepping stool to reach the high cabinets in her new kitchen. So being the kind friend that I am, I've written a blog post just for her,...
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