Things to Make & Do

Kawaii Plushies!

Kawaii Plushies!

There’s some super cute, kawaii plushies around at the moment. Here is a round up of some of the ones that have caught my eye Pusheen Donut Plush Giant Melty Octopus Cone Plush Basil Raccoon Plush Pattern Chickpea Plush Winking…

DIY Friday: Easter makes

DIY Friday: Easter makes

A little round up of Easter related crafts to keep you busy in the run up to next weekend! Feel free to add your own links in the comment section :) Tweedy Rabbit sewing kit from See What I Made…

DIY Friday: Upcycled shoes

DIY Friday: Upcycled shoes

I had a little clear out the other day (this is something I do quite often, starting with the good intention of getting rid of a lot of stuff…and then taking it all out of where-ever its living, spreading it…

DIY Friday: Foldover Clutch by Flamingo Toes

DIY Friday: Foldover Clutch by Flamingo Toes

The sewing machine and I have a love-hate relationship. In that I’d love to be able to use it, but for some reason it really hates me *sad face*. This beautiful clutch DIY by Flamingo Toes is described as simple….

DIY Friday: Christmas Advent Calendar

DIY Friday: Christmas Advent Calendar

I love counting down the days to Christmas. My boyfriend’s mum made him and his sister an advent calendar each when they were little, which she still fills each year with small trinkets-chocolates, Christmas decorations, cheeky mini alcohol bottles. If…

Smashing Pumpkins

Smashing Pumpkins

If you’re looking for some inspiration for your pumpkin this year, why not check out these designs. Pinterest is a great place to browse to find designs to copy or to use as a basis for your own design. Something…

DIY Friday: Toilet Paper Owls

DIY Friday: Toilet Paper Owls

These sweet owl makes from The Centsible Life are a perfect example of how you can make a cute decoration from something that would otherwise be thrown away. Created from toilet roll tubes, scrap paper and a little bit of…

DIY Friday: Fairy Lights

DIY Friday: Fairy Lights

There is something deeply satisfying for the soul to sit out in the garden on a summer’s evening with friends, some wine and pretty fairy lights. Whatever size outside space you have, from a small balcony to terrace to one…

Getting creative with Washi

Getting creative with Washi

Is there anything this tape can’t make look better?! Here are some of my favourite ideas for decorating using Washi tape.