Make creative space

Make creative space

I thought that I would show you the space from where I work in the hope that it might inspire you to make a creative space work for you. When we last moved (we have moved 3 times in the last

Coastal coasters

Coastal coasters

Coasters make a sweet hostess gift especially if they have been handmade. They are also a good way to compliment or theme your decor. At home I like to make a few changes in decor to reflect each season. These coastal coasters

Origami butterfly, flutterby hoop decoration

Origami butterfly, flutterby hoop decoration

On the May day bank holiday I’m reminded of the maypole dance that used to happen at the May day fairs of my childhood. There was something lovely about all that ribbon. This decoration steals the look of fluttering ribbons

Upcycled lamp with spray paint

Upcycled lamp with spray paint

There are some things from the eighties that have come back around in terms of style. I’m thinking of hula hoops and roller skates, leggings and leg warmers, neon and tropical prints. Having worn some the first time round, I still

10 items from the charity shop for home.

10 items from the charity shop for home.

10 items to look for the next time you go to the charity shop, for the home, and it may not be what you think. These items apply to ebay too! Zips I’ve found brand new unused zips for reasonable prices

Spring inspirational clay birds

Spring inspirational clay birds

I think the spring season is a fresh time where all around nature is reminding us of new beginnings, and hope for the future. I love the birds that visit my garden and tweet in the hedge at the moment,

Ribbon lampshade – how to cover a lampshade with ribbon

Ribbon lampshade – how to cover a lampshade with ribbon

For this ribbon lampshade I updated a plain cream lampshade with some strips of ribbon. I glued strips of ribbon to the inside top and bottom of the lampshade, this way I could make sure that the ribbon strips overlapped in the

Coffee sack covered chair

Coffee sack covered chair

I covered a chair in a coffee sack! Ok so it’s not a perfect job, I needed to use the chair quickly and it desperately needed a little attention. I have a local coffee roastery that will sell you coffee

Gallery wall with fabric pictures

Gallery wall with fabric pictures

I love the look of gallery walls where you hang lots of pictures in a group. My bedroom wall was calling out for some pictures so I decided to get out the hooks and hammer! I have two different embroidered

Grainsack stripe inspired pillows using ribbon.

Grainsack stripe inspired pillows using ribbon.

Disclaimer: This post was sponsored by jane means ribbons. I’m a big fan of the modern rustic look, simple, natural, country inspired looks with a nautical influence. I pinned this image on one of my pinterest boards. I also love the

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