DIY leather pendant necklaces - Make and Tell for Curbly

DIY leather pendants for Curbly

Someone please tell me how it’s almost the end of August? That can’t be right. The first cherry blossoms have bloomed in our backyard and the weather’s getting warmer every day… but surely it was the middle of winter only last week?! Clearly I’m in denial about the crazy passing of time (nothing new there). […]

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DIY Matisse-inspired cushion cover - Make and Tell for Curbly

DIY Matisse-inspired cushion cover on Curbly

My, the days just whiz by. I blinked and somehow nearly a whole month has passed since my last post. There’s been a lot happening behind the scenes lately – Lauren’s started daycare, I’ve found part-time work, and adjusting to these big changes has left little room for creative side projects. I did manage to […]

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Before and after: See our laundry makeover on Curbly!

Our laundry makeover on Curbly!

I think it’s safe to say that this is the biggest home project I’ve ever undertaken. Although I may be a dab hand at small crafts, room makeovers aren’t my forte so I generally stay well away. With my lack of knowledge around power tools, I have (quite well founded) fears that I’ll put a […]

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DIY origami cactus wall art - Make and Tell for Curbly

DIY origami wall art for Curbly

Having lived with bare walls for the better part of a decade, I’ve become a bit addicted to hunting for wall art. It’s a lot of fun to see a piece and imagine how it might transform the look of my living room (or bedroom, or heck any room really because I’ve got blank walls […]

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DIY fabric wall art - Make and Tell for Curbly

DIY fabric wall art for Curbly

While I’m a full-time mum, I’m pretty keen to save my pennies where I can because let’s face it – my income isn’t anything like what it used to be. But at the same time, I’m still drawn to new pieces of art that make my house look good. After all, I’m spending so much […]

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