Posts tagged diy
DIY HALLOWEEN DECORATIONS: SPOOKY FLOATING HEADS

I'm literally the worst person at crafting. I totally suck. So if I can create a craft project that looks half decent then you can too! Halloween is coming up pretty soon, and if you have kids at home or you're just into it, then you might be thinking about creating some fun decorations. I've collaborated with Command 3m to show you a really quick and easy (like literally 5 minute) tutorial for some spoooooky halloween heads! 

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PUTTING UP A SHELF FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER (YES REALLY)

Confession. I know I'm an interiors blogger but I've never actually put up a shelf. I've watched many times over as my hubby Jason does various bits of drilling into walls and levelling up shelves only to watch said shelves drop out of the wall because the plaster wasn't strong enough to hold it. I once recall being well excited that we had managed to put up our new circular shower curtain rail so that I could finally shower without spraying the entire bathroom with water only to have it slowly collapse on me, mid shower, mid shampoo. Almost more frustrating than when the boiler light decides to go out mid shower. Almost. Anyway...

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TUTORIAL: SUMMER FLOWER ARRANGEMENTS

Living in a block of flats means we have a communal garden so don't really get to entertain outside much (boo), so when M&S invited me along to learn how to create a summer flower arrangement I got a chance to get stuck in and indulge myself. Learning how to create a summer table display and a hand tied bouquet was loads of fun, both of which I'm sharing below!

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VIDEO: AN EASY 5 MINUTE ABSTRACT ARTWORK TUTORIAL

Yo! If you're anything like me then art makes up a big part of your home. Alongside all of the up and coming artists that I love to invest in, it's also fun to create your own abstract pieces. You can see I did one a few months back which was inspired by Franz Klein.  You may have seen I've been doing a series of videos with Swiftcover and here's another in the series where I'm showing you how you can create a two tone metallic canvas in just a few minutes (well, allow a bit of drying time too!)

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MAKE YOUR OWN GOLD OR SILVER RING AT LONDON'S BEST NEW CRAFT WORKSHOP

It was my 30th birthday last month and instead of going out and getting hammered I wanted to have the ultimate craft night and something a bit different that would indulge my creative side! I got the girls round to have a night of ring making using the process of lost wax carving. It's run by the fab girls at The Workbench London and lets you design, carve and then have your dream ring cast in silver, gold or rose gold. If you're looking for something fun and different to do then you have to check this out... Oh and take a look at our finished creations!

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