Tag Archives: Ikea

Hanging baskets….

My mum recently gave me this book.. crochet 20 projects for friends to make   and I have got ‘hooked’ on making hanging baskets – the pattern includes pom-poms hanging from the bottom but as I have been using jute and … Continue reading

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Twelve Drawers….

These drawers from Ikea  sit upon my desk and hold all sorts of bits n’bobs, they are  perfect for paper clips and staples etc., When I first got them I painted them with a paint marker which I loved using! … Continue reading

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Bedroom Chair

Yesterday I had the best day, my daughter and I visited The Handmade Fair if you are interested in crafting it’s the place for you! After many years of attending craft fairs both as stall holder in the 1980/90’s and … Continue reading

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Paint your own Tea-Towels

Hello again, On seeing a bargain box of plain white tea-towels in Ikea, only £1 per pair a while back, I excitedly thought that’s a great bargain! If you read my blog you’ll know I like nothing better than drawing … Continue reading

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Painted Blouse

I just washed a favourite blouse this weekend and found that the marks down the front had not come out in the wash, despite a good squirt of a well known stain remover…. so, surely this is as good a … Continue reading

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Poems on plates & napkins

My regular blog readers may recall a recent plate drawing experiment which went terribly wrong… On a day out with my sister which pulled in Ikea and Hobbycraft, I purchased a new pen! This one is especially for writing on … Continue reading

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Really really mini drawers…

Really really little drawers for earring storage Continue reading

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