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Chunky Mittens

It’s cold right? Maybe not when you are on the other side of the world, but at my end it’s bitterly cold. I stay home instead and bring you super easy and fast to make chunky mittens. This is one I dug up for you from the archives but revised them. Keep warm xox You need these stitches: CH (chain) DC (double crochet) SC (single crochet DC2TOG (double crochet two…

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Craft & DIY/ Lifestyle

DIY Wallpaper Crackers

This is a DIY from the 2012 archive and are inspired by the Liberty of London Christmas crackers from 2012. Back then I decided making my own with bits of wallpaper remnants, I still do this 8 years later. Here’s how to make your own, it’s really simple and actually quite quick to make. Buy cheap DIY crackers. use white glue and roll out evenly with a felt paint roller,…

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Home & Garden

Brabantia for the Bathroom

There’s a brand new laundry and bathroom collection at Brabantia and as an ambassador I was able to test them out. At first I was a bit sceptical about the new Brabantia Bo laundry bin as I always want my laundry bins to be wicker, but when I brought the Bo over to my clients laundry-room it looked absolutely great! It has a removable lit and a fabric lined bag…

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Craft & DIY

The Principles of 3D Crochet

This is one of the archive posts that has been requested. On to the subject of 3D crochet, or making balls, bubbles … things that stand out. These simple steps explain you how to start crocheting balls. Try to mix it up and use it for various projects. I’ll show you two different projects I’ve used 3D crochet for. Double crochet (or the stitch you want to use) in chain,…

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