Category Archives: DIY/Upcycling

Easy Steps For A Unique Red Cabinet Upcycle

TV Cabinet Upcycle With A Hint Of Marimekko

I really don't like the cabinet that the telly sits on. However, it is the right size and the cupboard is great for hiding away the computer and stuff that runs with it.   The heavy mango wood of the cupboard just doesn't go with the rest of the...
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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 Update A Kitchen With Painted Worktops

Using Floor Paint For My Kitchen Painted Worktops

If there is one thing I would love to do in my home, is to install a new kitchen. It's also probably the most expensive home improvement too! With 2 boys currently at University and one more to go, there isn't the budget for it at...
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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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