DIY & Craft

Creative Gift Wrapping

Gift wrapping

I love wrapping gifts and making them beautiful.  Combining gorgeous paper and ribbons is the perfect recipe for a beautiful gift.  Here are some creative gift wrapping ideas to inspire you using brown paper packaging, gorgeous wrapping paper from Note Maker and beautiful flowers from the garden. Image: Studio DIY Adding a beautiful mini bouquet […]

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How to Make Personalised Wine Charms

Have you ever put your glass of wine down at a party to do something, then come back and you can’t remember which glass is yours?  Well you need some personalised wine charms so you’ll never loose your glass again, and we can show you how easy they are to make.  Follow 4 simple steps […]

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How to make a Colourful Pom Pom Blanket

How to make a colourful pom pom blanket is a very easy and simple decorating project.  You can add pom poms to a blanket, cushion or a lamp too.  Follow these instructions below to make your gorgeous pom pom blanket. 1.  To add some mini pom poms to your throw rug you will need, pom […]

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DIY Washi Tape Feathers

Washi Tape Feathers

Recently I visited Side Street Vintage in Bulimba, and while I was there the owner, Tracey taught me how to make these adorable washi tape feathers.  They look so beautiful as decoration on a gift wrapped present, or even as part of a place setting.  Here’s how easy they are to make. What you Need: […]

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Furniture Makeovers by Chair Up

Furniture Makeovers Chair Up

I’d like to introduce you to Ange, who runs Chair Up on the Gold Coast.  Ange reupholsters chairs and paints furniture for her clients.  I always enjoy seeing what projects she’s up to but her last couple of transformations were so incredible that I wanted to share them with you. How lovely is this French […]

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How to Make Pom Poms

How to make Pom Poms

Do you remember making Pom Poms with a circle made from cardboard, I do.  Only now you can buy a Pom Pom maker to help you.  There were a few to choose from but I chose the set with three different sizes from Spotlight.  Wool comes in a beautiful range of colours to make your […]

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Gorgeous Gift Wrapping Ideas

Gift Wrapping

The Art of beautiful gift wrapping is an important part of giving a gift, wrap your gifts with a theme, colour or adorn them with beautiful ribbons. Add the finishing touch to your gift by using vintage items from antique stores or a beautiful rose from your garden. Image: The Savvy Photographer Blog A simple […]

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