Category Archives: Crafts

Learn How To Make Simple Gorgeous Rustic Stars

DIY Denim And Burlap Rustic Stars Ornaments

My favourite kind of crafts has two key elements. One, they are free or almost free as they use stuff you already have or involve recycling. Secondly, they are sweet and simple. Well, I can safely say that these gorgeous rustic stars tick both these boxes.   I...
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Homemade Paper Envelope Advent Calendar

DIY Paper Envelope Advent Calendar

For me, the countdown to Christmas is as exciting as the event itself. I just love all the buildup and anticipation.   What better way to start the countdown to Christmas than with an advent calendar. Homemade ones are the best, as you get to choose what you put...
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How To Make A Cool Map Rock Keychain

Printing Maps Onto Rocks To Make A Unique Keychain

I finally decided to tackle that kitchen drawer. You know the one that you stuff full of things you don't know where else to put but you think will be useful.   The one you can hardly shut as it's full to the brim of loose batteries,...
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How To Make A Denim Wreath With Felt Roses

Recycle Sweater Scraps and Jeans into a Denim Wreath

One of the things I have discovered since blogging is that door wreaths aren't just for Christmas. I know this not a life-changing discovery but as a Brit, it was a revelation to me!   Now I make door wreaths no matter what the season or what my...
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How To Make A Recycled Sweater Blanket With Hexagons

A Recycled Sweater Blanket With A Splash Of Denim

There is a definite nip in the air. Summer has almost gone and it won't be long before I'll be putting on the heating. That's why I decided to sew a new throw for the living room by making a recycled sweater blanket.   Autumn is...
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Easy Way To Make Colourful Boho Style Jeans Pillows

Boho Jeans Pillows With Upcycled Sari Trim and Pom Poms

The trouble with staying in gorgeous accommodation whilst on holiday, my home looks knackered on returning.   It seems too cluttered, tired looking and a lot of it in desperate need of redecoration.   The solution is to either go on camping holidays so that I appreciate my...
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