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Turn Child Art into Your Art

My kids love to paint with watercolors. I love it because it cleans up easily and they just love art! I was looking on ETSY for a “Family Rules” art work for the house, and it occurred to me that I can just use the art my own kids are creating! 205 more words

15 Minute DIY

Baby Doll Nappies & Wipes

After all the dressmaking recently I have felt the need to make some smaller, quick projects. I have wanted to make some cloth nappies for my daughters’ dolls for some time now – so I did that last week! 271 more words


Dress To Scarf Refashion

Well, we made it back to Florida and it is going to be sometime I think before we get fully adjusted.  But I do have a quick post for you today. 229 more words


A Midi Clemence Skirt

I know, I know!  I just made a black Clemence skirt! But I promise you I am not going crazy, nor am I trying to build up a wardrobe full of black Clemence skirts. 264 more words


Jeans to Shorts Refashion

I was looking at the cost of shorts online the other day and they cost almost the same amount as jeans and yet they have much less fabric.   338 more words


Embroidery Hoop Baskets

Spring has well and truly sprung and it seems to have brought a whole lot of happy with it. I don’t know if it’s the sunny weather, the longer days or the end of a long financial year but even the properly miserable bloke who works in my local newsagents wished me a good day this morning – it’s clearly intoxicating (in a really, really good way)! 603 more words


Refashion: Capris to Shorts

Since we are moving back to Florida and I have pretty much no summer clothes as of this moment, I decided the first thing to focus on was shorts.   501 more words