Recent Posts by Claire Armstrong

Simple and Brilliant Ikea Moppe Hack With Maps

How To Pimp An Ikea Moppe With Maps And Leather

Ok, the idea is that when you buy something from IKEA that is unfinished you finish it! When I say unfinished I don't mean the assembly bit I mean the varnishing and paint. A classic example of an IKEA unfinished product is the IKEA Moppe.   If...
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Five of the Best Tin Can Planters You Will Want To Make

Brilliant Ideas for the Best Tin Can Planters

My kitchen window sill is adorned with planters. Ideally, they would be full of fresh herbs to cook with. However, I'm a herb killer! As I'm rubbish at remembering to water them even when they are next to the sink.   Therefore, to avoid that ugly wilted...
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How to make the cutest handmade dog toys.

Upcycle Your Jeans Into The Cutest Dog Toys.

Do you have a dog? And do you like to spoil it with dog toys? Well, have you ever thought of making your own handmade dog toys?   Apparently us Brits as well as being tea drinkers we love our dogs too!   I'm not fussed about tea...
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Fabulous and Fresh Upcycled Chairs

Fabulous Colourful Ikea Upcycled Chairs

Thrift store challenge upcycled chairs: For this month's challenge a set of bargain Ikea chairs picked up at a local jumble sale have been given a fabulous, fresh colourful makeover.     Thrift Store Decor Upcycle Challenge

The Rules:

  • Upcycle an item(s) from a thrift store,...
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