Category Archives: Home DIY and Decor

February Bed Post

My patchwork rug and some thrifted bed linen and cushions this month!

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Op shopping again

Over the Christmas/New Year break I did a little op shopping and found a few new old treasures! Like these sweet tea light holders and gorgeous Moroccan lantern. And these sweet elephants! And some beautiful batik fabrics… And this lovely … Continue reading

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January Bed Post

January has been very hot, and I’ve been inspired by bright colours for my bed this month.

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Self Care Plan for 2019

Having discovered my word for the coming year, it was time to set some intentions as well. Something that I have realised this year, is that looking after myself, taking time out is really important. One cannot grow if one … Continue reading

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December Bed Post

I know, I know, I have been slack with posting here, I can’t believe it’s been a month already since my last post! Sorry folks, life has been busy and time got away from me! I hope to continue my … Continue reading

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Boho Patchwork Chairs

So every 6-12 months I find myself recovering my dining chairs. This time around however, I decided I wanted to cover them with some of my own patchwork. Lately I have really been loving the colour combination of red and … Continue reading

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Joss Paper Shelf

I have been wanting to decoupage something using Joss Paper for a very long time, and finally got the right project for it. Joss paper is made from bamboo and is traditionally burned as an offering during Chinese ancestral worship. … Continue reading

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New Treasures

Over the last couple of op shopping excursions I have picked up a few cute new treasures I thought I should share with you. This wise little statue called to me from a tiny op shop in a small country … Continue reading

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Rearranging My Kitchen Wall

“There is nothing so constant as change.” I’ve quoted this before, and it remains very true in my house! I recently painted some new artworks of proteas (my new favourite flower!) in pretty pink tones. And that led me to … Continue reading

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September Bed Post

This month I am sharing a combination using my favourite kantha quilt, some cushions from Ishka, one of the pom pom cushions and thrifted pillow cases.

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