DIY & Craft

How to Hang a Picture Frame Perfectly

how to hang a picture

I have recently bought some beautiful artwork to hang in my living room.  It has been one of the items on my “to do” list.  I have been trying to decide in what formation to hang them and what to use to hang them with.  I have settled on a simple white frame and I […]

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How to make an Outdoor Table Centrepiece

DIY Outdoor table centrepiece

Now that the beautiful weather is here, and we are spending more time outdoors entertaining, I have a fun outdoor table centrepiece to make.  This project is so easy you could do it in an afternoon. Here is what you will need for your project. A wide shallow pot Potty mix Annual potted colour (from […]

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DIY: Cutlery Envelopes

DIY Cutlery Envelopes Filled

Make entertaining a breeze with these easy to make DIY Cutlery Envelopes.  These simple envelopes hold everything your guest needs to eat their meal.  They are great for parties, picnics, or just casual fining with friends and family. What You Need: DL size envelope – I used Recycled DL envelopes are from Officeworks Ribbon of […]

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Ikea Hack – Reko Painted Glass Flower Pot

Ikea hack

Today I have an Ikea hack for you to try with the Ikea Reko glass.  The glasses are small, but they are a perfect size for popping in a seedling or a small pretty bouquet and I was about to throw them out and thought I could do something pretty with them. What you will […]

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Make Your Own Flower Food

Make Your Own Flower Food Recipe

When you go to the trouble and expense of buying beautiful fresh cut flowers, you want them to last as long as possible, but what’s the best way to do that?  Well here are our top tips for keeping flowers fresher longer and a homemade recipe for flower food. Have you ever wondered what’s in […]

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DIY – Flower Napkin Rings

Today we are celebrating the beginning of Spring with this simple flower napkin ring tutorial. What you will need Gold rings, florist tape, flowers and scissors.  I purchased the gold rings and florist tape from Spotlight.  Use flowers from your garden or local florist.  Many stores have a stunning range of faux flowers you can […]

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DIY Two Tone Staircase

Do you want to give your staircase a makeover?  Love the combination of white and dark stained timber?  Then read on …. this is the story of how I transformed a pure white dirt attracting staircase into an elegant two tone staircase. Image: SC Homes I just love the combination of dark timber treads with […]

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