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Air Plant Wall Garland 

So today I was in Bunnings and couldn’t help but succumb to the Air Plant trend! I bought two little air plants that grow pretty pink flowers. I got home and thought “how the heck am I going to display … Continue reading

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Ice Dyeing (and a little more tie dyeing)

You all know how much I love tie dye, but for a while now I’ve wanted to try ice dyeing. I went through my wardrobe and pulled out a few items to dye and bought a large Tulip tie dye … Continue reading

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Gypsy Rose Luminaries 

One of my favourite blogs to read is Gypsy Yaya (www.gypsyyaya.com). Andrea loves and shares all things bohemian and gorgeous, from houses to crafts to clothes. (Check out her blog, it’s totally awesome!!!) She created these very cute Gypsy Rose Luminaries and … Continue reading

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Smudge Sticks 

I decided to try my hand at making smudge sticks. I gathered some sage and some rosemary from the garden… So I grabbed a handful and tied the ends together with some embroidery thread. Then I wound the long ends … Continue reading

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Indigo Obsessions 

   It was fate. There’s no other explanation. Indigo dye half price? Obviously I had to buy all they had, sadly that only amounted to four packets.    So then I hunted through my linen press for things to dye! … Continue reading

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Kitsch Kitten Plates

   I have a bit of a “thing” for kitsch cat stuff. Yes, I know I’m sort of cementing my crazy cat lady status here, but I do tend to be drawn to it. When I saw this canvas in … Continue reading

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Abstract Fruitbowl

   Using an old “plowl” (that’s platter-bowl for the uninitiated!), and some ceramic paints to make myself a new fruit bowl!         From blah and boring to fabulous in less than 3/4 of an hour! (15 minutes for the … Continue reading

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