Tag Archives: upcycling

Simple make-over

I had decorated a heart shaped box bought from the Works and had it on my Etsy shop for a while. But it didn’t attract any buyers so I decided to change it.  I didn’t really like the heart – … Continue reading

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Personalised embroidered gift bag…

If you saw my previous post about a set of crockery given as a gift you will know that I created this little gift bag for transportation of said gift. I picked up the little bag at an event recently … Continue reading

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Gramophone…

I bought this lovely old gramophone from a friend a couple of years ago, I just couldn’t resist. Only problem was it didn’t work, but my husband was up for the challenge of repairing it,  he took the mechanism down … Continue reading

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That tray…

Well I said I didn’t like it, that poor tray has had another re-do. A friend recently gave me a bag full of small plastic discs…I’ve been trying to think of what I could do with them. So when I … Continue reading

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New Year….

A new year and I am definately going to continue with my self-imposed ‘blog a week’ regime, hope you’ll join me. Life has it’s ups and downs and I have found that a steady stream of arts and crafts really … Continue reading

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Inherited sewing table…

I was wondering what to blog about, I’ve been busy sorting out my ‘makes’ for my Etsy shop and making more baby bunting for newborns. So I hadn’t anything new to write about, but whilst sitting at my laptop I … Continue reading

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Button Necklace….

Just a quick make this week, I was sorting out some buttons and came across these lovelies which I have had for ages but have never thought of what to do with them. I decided to thread them onto an … Continue reading

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