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pinterest is bad

Girls, have you seen the Pinterest fails? You know, the professional Pinterest photo somebody saw of a perfect crafting experience and its lovely outcome . . 714 more words

Make Do And Mend

Make do and mend- June update

When I started MDaM, it was partially to save money, partially to curb my consumerism, and also it was going to be fun, or so I imagined. 366 more words

Personal Musing

Hello, world!

Feeling a teensy bit of blank page anxiety with this new blog, which is maybe why I’ve left it empty for so long.

I will soon be filling these pages with projects (of varying degrees of success!) but for the moment I thought I’d kick things off with a good old fashioned list of things I love about making. 300 more words


Yellow Chair

I am very happy to report the continuation of furniture preservation in my garden.

I now have a yellow chair! I decided that this chair couldn’t be left any longer and needed attention…. 40 more words


Decluttering challenge days 18 to 21!

I made it to the end of the challenge!

Day 18 was to declutter your paper, I have been shredding and recycling and have made lots of space. 175 more words


Upcycling clothes, Make do & Mend

I have a confession to make, I absolutely hate vests with poppers for the little ones.  You know the type, the ones that fasten in the crotch area, can be short or long sleeved and keep their little backs warm.   262 more words


Amanda Makes: Tulle dress for photoshoot

Hello all,

I haven’t had a chance to blog in a while since exciting things have happened since my last blog.

I got engaged, have had lots of commissions and costumes to make and became part of the new burlesque troupe The Sapphire Whiskers! 514 more words