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DIY Doily Envelopes

DIY Doily Envelopes: Things To Do With Doilies #4

By On July 20, 2014

I think this is my favourite use for my doily die that I’ve found so far, miniature doily envelopes. They’re super cute and can form part of a number of awesome craft… Read More

Furniture Renovation - Upcycling an Ottoman
Interior Design

Renovation Sensation – Upcycling an Ottoman

By On July 15, 2014

Excitingly, I was recently invited to take part in the Direct Blinds Renovation Sensation competition. The premise of the competition is to demonstrate that old, discarded pieces of furniture can be renovated… Read More

DIY Heart Bunting from Paper
Interior Design

DIY Heart Bunting from Paper

By On July 6, 2014

The beauty of being crafty is that there are always lots of things to make and do to keep your environment fresh without having to spend any money. I’ve recently been suffering… Read More


Things to do with Doilies #3: DIY Doily Dress Card

By On May 21, 2014

Whilst in my recent pink post I said that I wasn’t such a girly girl, I do (and have always) loved dresses. In particular, I love wedding dresses. My dream job, as… Read More

DIY Doily Heart Labels
Interior Design

Things To Do With Doilies #2: DIY Jar Labels

By On April 1, 2014

I’m constantly on the look out for storage for my craft room, I have a lot of stuff crammed in to a little space but storage isn’t always pretty and as part… Read More

Interior Design

Another Boiler Screen

By On August 19, 2013

This one’s for a friend of mine. Her boiler is against the wall on one side so only needs two pieces. The fabric, ribbon and upholstery tacks are from Dunelm Mill. Hinges… Read More

Interior Design

Sewing Room Decor Part 1: Desk Revamp

By On August 13, 2013

This desk was made by my step-dad’s dad, it’s really solid and a super surface for sewing on. Luckily for me, when I bought the house from him it was too heavy… Read More

Interior Design

Best Dog Bed Ever?

By On July 30, 2013

I bought this vintage steamer trunk off eBay for £20. I had to buy a large one as our Bassett Hound is pretty sizeable! I had to measure his existing bed to make sure… Read More

Interior Design

Create Your Own Fabric Wall Art

By On July 29, 2013

This was a really quick one that I copied from the Ikea showroom. All materials are Ikea: Berta Ruta Grey fabric £7/m Rosmarie fabric £6/m Ung Drill frame £25 I had the… Read More


Crochet Cat Doorstop

By On January 7, 2013

I’m particularly proud of this one as it’s my own adaption of an existing pattern. Using Patons Smoothie DK wool and a 4.00mm hook this is crocheted in the round, padded out… Read More

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