Monthly Archives: March 2016

Boho Bracelets 

   I’ve been making pretty boho bracelets lately. They’re fun to make because they’re so quick and easy. All you need is some beads – I chose semiprecious stone beads for these. They’re cheap and readily available (check eBay or … Continue reading

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   Time. Most of us wish we had more of it.  This year I am wishing this more than ever before. Why? Well it’s actually pretty exciting! I’m lucky enough to be back at University this year. It’s been more … Continue reading

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Paisley Lampshade 

   This little satin lampshade that I picked up for $1 in an op shop months ago turned out to be the perfect size for one of those cute brass lamps.    But cream satin is yawnworthy and it was … Continue reading

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Mexican Chairs!

   Every few years I re-cover the seats on my dining chairs, and I was in Spotlight recently during a half price fabric sale and found this heavenly Mexican striped fabric. I absolutely had to buy it, and it seemed … Continue reading

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Another op shop excursion 

   Yeah, it’s officially an addiction. I’m addicted to op shopping (thrifting) but honestly, who could resist this stunning granny square crochet rug for $6? There’s weeks, months of hard work and love gone into it! It’s so gorgeous!!! And … Continue reading

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