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Embroidery thread lampshade

Embroidery thread lampshade

Embroidery thread lampshade SO, Embroidery thread, for a lampshade? - a wonderful and versatile craft material it turns out! Embroidery thread is easily available (also known as stranded cotton) and just look what you can make with it! It's not all about delicate embroidery, although, don't get me started, I…
DIY Lolly Stick Hooks

DIY Lolly Stick Hooks

DIY Lolly Stick Hooks We have long been collecting lolly sticks - any excuse to eat an ice lolly I'll say! We've got a whole pot of them, sitting in the craft room, waiting for someone to make something creative with them, accompanied by a load of coffee stirrers which…
DIY decorated door

DIY decorated door

DIY decorated door Moving into an old Edwardian house comes with many DIY requirements - we LOVE the old paneled doors throughout the house, however sadly, when we converted the loft into an extra bedroom, we couldn't find┬áretro doors to fit the frames... which meant we had to go with…
Mid century modern nursery makeover

Mid century modern nursery makeover

Mid century modern nursery makeover Honestly, it's not just you that needs a new year's resolution - the kids are after them too! Mine are looking for a BEDROOM makeover, and the nursery could do with a lick of paint they are right! So what could be simpler than taking…
Painted Stripes Wall

Painted Stripes Wall

Painted Stripes Wall It's that time of the year when we start to plan and rethink our interior decor. One of the places we'd like to start is the kids' rooms - and just love these bold stripes! It's so hard to get the kids to be less messy, so…
decorated light fitting

decorated light fitting

Decorated light fitting Well, we were looking for a way to decorate the light pull in the bathroom, and found this lovely colourful idea that we thought we'd share with you. Our bathroom plan is to go for an all white look with a bit of colour with the towels…