Category Archives: Upcycled Projects

Rainbow Prayer Flags

I love prayer flags. The intention of prayer flags is to send good wishes out to the universe. I have a bunch of Thai prayer flags hanging on my back verandah, but I decided I wanted to have a go … Continue reading

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Crystal Amulet

I have had this clear quartz crystal point for years, and have been trying to find the right idea for making it into a necklace for a while now. In the end I decided to use textiles and thread to … Continue reading

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Prayer Flag for 2019

I have been inspired by a good friend of mine, and one amazing spiritual sister, Tyrene Hickman https://www.instagram.com/p/Brt3miAglXs/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=1a2lznzldegtd to come up with a word for next year. I pulled cards from four different oracle and tarot decks for guidance as … 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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Boho Decoupage Rings

I hate waste, and when I do patchwork and other sewing projects I end up with a lot of little scraps of fabric. The cotton pieces can be composted, but the synthetic fabric has to go to landfill, so I … Continue reading

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Wall Lights Update ~ Sun & Moon

A while ago I updated my ugly wall lights with ash tree leaves and mod podge: see my previous post They looked great, but eventually the heat of the bulbs faded and browned the leaves, so I decided it was … Continue reading

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