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Call Me a Bag Lady

I know, I know, more bags.   Playing with bag designs over the last week, I cut up a vintage Bemis feedsack and paired it with some red scrap leather and Japanese linen for a 3/4 size version of my Museum Bag.   101 more words


Top 13 Eco friendly Gift Ideas

1. Fermenters Starter Pack- scoby’s, sourdough starters etc. Bundle a bunch of your favourite fermented goodies together and some written ‘how to’ instructions.

2. Get baking. 423 more words

Food Glorious Food


 Literally a chunk of timber broken away from a boat or jetty structure or something similar. It was found with some sort of heavy canvas material affixed to its face and painted and nailed on! 66 more words


Repurposed glass bottles & lace

I saved some glass bottles, washed off the labels & added some pretty lace ~

Voila! Some pretty things to dress up my mantle!


Beautiful handmade repurposed Kimono

I am always on the look out for clever and inspiring ways to reuse fabrics and threads. And I am also a little obsessed with those beautiful summery kimonos such as those found on Australian label… 64 more words


A Book Box

I love the thought of repurposed household items. Giving new life to things that have long lost the luster of newness is a little reminder that no matter who or what you are, you can have a second chance. 191 more words