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Create Amazing Visual Impact with your Splashback....

With open plan living the main feature of many houses, a beautifully dramatic splashback is one feature you should give careful consideration to, whether undertaking a new build or giving your humble abode an upgrade. 333 more words

House Design

Pleated Skirt Tips

I know, I know, another pleated skirt tutorial. There’s so many out there I contemplated not writing this, but I’ve made a lot of pleated skirts. 682 more words


Living Room Furniture Layout - 1,500 Sq. Ft. Plans

The living room is the heart of most homes. It’s where you spend quality time with your family and friends, relaxing and entertaining.  It’s our favorite place to be, so it’s important to us that it’s a place that feels peaceful and comfortable. 359 more words

Finishing Touches

A Touch Of Orange

The drawing, the composition, the colours, the expressions… all comes to life thanks to small contrasting touches.


Interlude: Finishing smaller projects

I needed a break from the Beacon Hill so finished up some quarter inch and micro scale projects.

This is the cute little Sunnyside Gardens, a microscale shop in the “Watercolors” series by Robin Betterly. 228 more words

Dollhouse Kits

Snappy sewing

I recently made  a pencil skirt  from a pattern by Hot Patterns. These patterns are available as PDF downloads from the American site (too much taping pages together for me. 505 more words


Colour, colour on the wall

So I have been painting Farrow & Ball Blackened, after putting a second coat on – it became apparent that I had used two different paints. 119 more words

Building Work