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‘Ringo’ was discovered lurking at the back of a local charity shop, nestled between a smoked-glass media unit and an overstuffed armchair. The tatty formica and scratched wooden legs needed more than a little attention, and the whole thing was looking pretty tired and drab. 53 more words

Sweatshirt Fairy Tale

Once upon a time there was an old, plain sweatshirt. Nothing wrong with her, just a plain jane gray. You know the type.  Recently while I was sewing away in my studio, I heard this tiny voice calling from the closet. 456 more words


Are you ready for the upcycling design challenge?

You have the chance to get creative and also gain more MMU Futures awards points too!

We’ll be upcycling materials to make new items of clothing. 75 more words

Makeover of My Outdoor Light

Today I thought I would share a little project I recently completed to try and pretty up my front veranda. The outdoor light was in rather a sad state, with the previous owner painting it to match the bricks. 532 more words