30 minute up-cycling project: embroidery thread chair

I spied this chair on Pinterest recently and immediately loved it. I think it would be quite easy to replicate if you have a chair in need of some tender loving care. I don’t at the moment but am keeping an eye out for a similar chair to this just so that I can try…

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Pin it, do it!

  If you are anything like me, you probably spend ages on Pinterest filling your boards with all sorts of inspiring images but perhaps never actually revisit the pins once you have them pinned? I find that I’m always pinning craft tutorials in particular but don’t get as much time to try them out as…

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Life lately,

Recently I’ve been… playing around with the new features on my A Beautiful Mess photo app. disturbing my grumpy, sleepy cat as she dozed in the sun in one of my wooden crates (they are part of an ikea hack that I’m planning to share soon). feeling inspired by the recent Papermash crafternoon that I attended in…

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The 2 minute tip

I’ve a small confession for you today. I’m an home organisation geek. I’ve bought copies of home organisation books from Amazon, have an entire board dedicated to the subject on Pinterest and am just a little bit obsessed with Martha Stewart’s organisation pages on her blog. I know it’s a little tragic but it makes me…

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Home focus: Time to declutter!

It’s the start of another week and with Christmas fast approaching, it’s time to get the house in order before our guests start to arrive! I’m in the middle of writing a huge food shopping list during my lunch break, in order to prepare for a party that we are having on Friday and also…

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