Sunday, 26 July 2015

7 Amazing Items Made From Colour Pencils

On an outing to Haworth, West Yorkshire, I passed by Hawksbys gift shop where in the window was the most amazing wood bowl made from coloured pencils. Inside the shop there was yet more beautiful jewellery, trinkets boxes and other items made form colour pencils. I've been seeing more and more of this art form popping up in shops so I have been trawling Pinterest and the internet to curate a board of these fabulous pieces of art. These are my favourites.

Friday, 17 July 2015

Decorate a Straw Hat for Summer

Last summer I visited Housesteads on what felt like the hottest day of the year. Even the sheep were lined up along the stone walls trying to squeeze themselves into the little shade they offered. I remember seeing a sensible young woman wearing a straw hat and thinking that was a very good idea! Unfortunate for me although the sunburn and hives eventually went away...

Friday, 10 July 2015

Washi Tape Earrings

Washi Tape Earrings

Are you mad for washi? Here's a simple way of making earrings with washi tape.

Friday, 3 July 2015

Make your wardrobe POP with painted hangers

If, like me, your wardrobe is looking a bit lacklustre, full of mismatched and broken hangers then this is the project for you! It is so easy anyone can do with a few basic supplies and a fair bit of free time.

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