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July Bed Post

This month I am finally able to show off my new hexagon flowers patchwork bedspread. I started this nearly a year ago and for the last six months it’s been waiting for me to finally back it, which I did … Continue reading

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Pineapple Vase

 The pineapple trend is one I love. I have so far embraced it with this Pineapple Dish and a painting of a pineapple in my kitchen, but I came across the perfect white vase to turn into a pineapple at Spotlight … Continue reading

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Tissue Paper Vase

Today was a good day for some more crafting from the recycling basket, according to Frodo! So I pulled out this old tomato passata jar and a bunch of pretty coloured tissue paper to create a vase. Aren’t those colours … Continue reading

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Valentine Garlands

I hate Valentines Day. I have either been terminally single or tragically in a relationship for every Valentine’s Day ever, and either way it is pretty sucky. And boring. But then I discovered the world of crafting valentines, and now … Continue reading

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Bookmarks part two- paint.

So, loving the bookmarks, and thinking what awesome gifts they would make, I wanted more. I’m obsessive like that. I’m aware of this. So I wanted to do something different with these, and was inspired, once again (and I realise … Continue reading

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Bookmarks- Part One, Paper.

In my quest to find new projects using tassels, I am constantly spying tassels wherever I can around me. Sitting in my library the other day, flicking through a decorating book, I wanted a bookmark, but surprisingly couldn’t find one. … Continue reading

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Mexican Milagros

If there is one thing I just love about Mexican culture it is their arts and crafts, their sense of colour and the whimsical way they use it. It’s not something we see much in Australia, except on telly, and … Continue reading

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My love of decoupage

I have already shared with you a few decoupage projects I have done, but my love affair with decoupaging began a very long time ago. In craft classes at school 28 years ago in fact! That was when I was … Continue reading

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