DIY & Craft

DIY Projects for the Long Weekend

DIY Nautical Rope Vase

Looking for some quick and easy DIY Decorating projects that you can tackle over the long weekend?  Here are a few simple projects that you can try.  They won’t take long, so you’ll still have plenty of time to enjoy the weekend.   These nautical rope vases were made by Bayside Bride for a nautical […]

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Ikea Hack Breakfast Bar Stool

Makeover Ikea breakfast bar stool

 Ikea Hack to turn the Henriksal breakfast bar stool into a designer piece. In this months Home Beautiful magazine there was a feature of a Brisbane based interior designer’s home.  It is a lovely Queenslander home and beautifully decorated.  In the article the designer confessed that the breakfast bar stools were actually from Ikea and […]

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Painted Wicker Baskets

Painted wicker basket Portsea stripe by Eco Chicc

I am in love with painted wicker baskets.  They’re just simple baskets, but the painted white stripe gives them such a designer look. Portsea Nesting Baskets by Eco Chic Mallorca baskets by Eco Chic  White stripe cane storage baskets from RG Imports This would be such an easy DIY project to do.  It’s simply a […]

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O’verlays in Australia

UPDATE: Overlays are no longer available in Australia, but check out the great new range of Stylkea panels. Have you heard of O’verlays?  Well they are a DIY Decorator dream come true. O’verlays are lightweight, decorative fretwork panels that come in several patterns and sizes. They are paintable and easily attach to furniture, mirrors, walls […]

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