Friday, 21 November 2014

Unusual Wooden Christmas Trees

For a space-saving Christmas tree alternative there are so many creative ideas including this Scandinavian plywood tree, and this wooden pallet tree. Ideal for small flats.

Thursday, 20 November 2014

Liquorice Allsorts Car 'Dice'

These felt liquorice allsorts are so fun and make a cool change from the usual dice design.
Click here for the DIY.

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Recycled Book Tree

In order to make this cute ornamental tree, all you need is an old, cheap book and a small slice of a tree branch. Oh, and these instructions :)

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Leather Doctor's Bag

I've always liked this style of formal bag, and this excellent step-by-step shows exactly how it is made.

Monday, 17 November 2014

Chunky Braided Scarf

If you don't have the time or skill to knit your own scarf for Winter, this tutorial for braiding yarn creates a quick and cosy alternative.

Friday, 14 November 2014

Agate Slice Wall Sconce

I've always thought that slices of agate look so pretty, and this idea for using them as a light feature is a clever way of really highlighting their beauty.

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Rustic Apothecary Transformation

I have always thought apothecaries look so cool, but maybe not so practical to own due to the very small drawers...and then this project comes along and solves the problem!

Monday, 10 November 2014

Mounted Deer Head

 
I love how this fabric deer head is wearing cute flowers, awww...and it even includes real antlers!
Check out the DIY here
The same website also has a tutorial for an awesome mounted buffalo head, so if you want to see that one too, click here :)

Friday, 7 November 2014

Minimalist Clay Necklace

Simple to make and looks super stylish ...what more do you want?!
Find the how-to here.

Thursday, 6 November 2014

Sparkly Rhinestone Skull

I love the contrast between skulls and pretty gems, and I think the mix of them both looks awesome ...just check out the teeth!
Click here for the tutorial.

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Spiderweb Fascinator

It's a bit late now (oops), but for a more sophisticated nod to the Halloween spirit, I think this wire fascinator works well and looks so effective.

Tuesday, 4 November 2014

Spooky String Art

It might be past Halloween now, but that shouldn't stop you using skulls in your decor right?!
Click here for the project instructions.

Friday, 31 October 2014

Skeleton Bones Display

This type of skeletal display requires very few items and looks really effective, don't you think? 
Click here for the how-to.

Glittery Halloween Spiders

Happy Halloween!
Click here for a cute DIY where you make the most glamorous spiders I have seen!

Monday, 27 October 2014

Blinged-Up Gourds

I think these sparkly gourds look totally fabulous, darling!
Check out the DIY instructions here.

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Lightbulb Spiders

A fun way to reuse bulbs...and they happen to be the perfect shape for spider bodies!
Click here for the DIY.

Monday, 20 October 2014

Hot Glue Halloween Necklaces

Another hot glue project now, and this time you can get creative for Halloween! I particularly like the Frankenstein necklace - it looks so much better than painting the lines on your neck.
Click here for the DIY.

Friday, 17 October 2014

Realistic Eyeball Props

Halloween is fast approaching and this tutorial will help you to make your own cheap eyeball props for just such a spooky occasion. I think they'd look particularly awesome stacked up in glass jars, don't you think?
I especially like the idea of make realistic red veins using strands of red yarn - clever!

Thursday, 16 October 2014

Raspberry Pink Birthday Cake

I had to include a link to this cake on my blog because I think the decoration looks so happy and fun...and I love raspberries!

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Forest Themed Coat Rack

Check out these instructions for making your own nature-themed coat rack, complete with tree branch hooks!