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Halloween Monster Treat Bucket! A last minute make!

So although we are all a bit old for trick or treating in our house now, we still know a few littlies who could benefit from this fun craft! 346 more words


Halloween Tin Can Lanterns

If you don’t fancy carving a Pumpkin Lantern for Halloween this year perhaps this {more permanent} alternative will appeal to you! We decided to have a go at creating Tin Can lanterns to set our house glowing this Halloween and beyond! 223 more words


How to RESTYLE recycled fashion

One of my favourite things about opshopping is the huge array of fashion styles spanning decades that you might find in a single shop. For an imaginative person this is great fun and if you’re like me whose style is non specific bordering on schizophrenic its the perfect way to shop, but many people tell me they struggle with the idea of making a 1980’s jacket work into their current wardrobe. 450 more words

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Bespoke is Best!

We’ve got a friend called Katie and Katie has some lovely clothes. Some of these clothes either no longer fit or the style has gone out of fashion. 523 more words


Upcycled Garage Chair

I saw an awesome table in a local antique store. They had found an old vintage sign and some metal something or another. Anyhow they took the something or another and used it as a base for their sign and made a great looking end table. 415 more words

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Time to Celebrate! There are 355 followers and it's time for a few handmade gifts!

This blog now has over 350 followers and in appreciation for your support, I’m gifting some items from my store!

I’ll be away on a trip to NYC and Boston, and I won’t be sewing or blogging again until the later half of October. 78 more words


Festival of Heat at Spitalfields City Farm

We love the East End of London, it’s filled with inspiration for us from the coffee roasters on Brick Lane, to the incredible and ever changing street art on Hanbury Street, the small independent fashion and homewares shops, to vintage and eclectic fashion market stalls. 327 more words