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Last Minute Present Idea

Last Minute Present Idea

Got someone you still need to get a present for?  Why not make them a half apron, especially if they are a keen baker or chef?  It's a super easy project you can make from two half quarters, plus some trimmings and a length of fabric for a waistband.  I made this one with a fat quarter of my Brown... View more
Lampshade with Impact!

Lampshade with Impact!

One of my favourite projects is to recover old lampshades.  By taking off the old shade,  keeping the rings and then using the fabric of your choice, you can make a stunning shade.  I had always wanted to do a really huge lampshade - and when a friend gave me this old lampshade, I decided it could be transformed into... View more
Top 10 Decoupage Tips

Top 10 Decoupage Tips

Decoupaging a piece of furniture can transform it.  We have done our house up on budget, and much of our furniture has been bought very cheaply or been given to us.  This has not been a problem though, as it has given me 'permission' to change this furniture to suit our tastes and the room in which they sit using... View more