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Cloisonné Inspired Box

A few years ago at a community quiz night, I won a scented candle and aroma reeds set that came in this very sturdy cardboard box. I’ve kept it all this time because I knew one day I’d do something … Continue reading

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Butterfly Box

my current obsession with nature in my library is not yet exhausted, and I wanted to do something else with butterflies. I love those old framed butterfly collections, but I don’t own one and I’m not planning on taking up … Continue reading

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Upcycled Op Shop Bedside 

    This cane bedside is my latest op shop score (50% off woot!) before. (As modelled by the charming Nefertiti) And after a coat of pretty blue paint:              

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Kitsch or Cute?

When op shopping I often like to choose something really awful and tacky that I can upcycle or change to make it something I want to have in my house. It’s like a little challenge I set myself. This was … Continue reading

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