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Jewellery Organisation without a Scout Knots Badge

Every woman has been there … you are rushing to leave the house, last thing is to throw on a quick necklace to finish the look, only to discover that the one necklace that suits this outfit has become entangled … Continue reading

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En-suite to Walk In Wardrobe (Part One of Two)

In a house that had more bathrooms than residents (two people cannot need three toilets no matter how you do the math) and was deficient in storage space, it was decided that we could realistically do without one bathroom and … Continue reading

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Upcycling: Tee-Shirt Cushions

The style of my office is eclectic and offbeat. I created a bench of sorts from storage boxes and wanted some cushions for the top that suited the style of the room (funky, rocky, edgy, everything U2 are not) but … Continue reading

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Oh, I really wish I could, but I just don’t have the time

New Year, New You: I don’t know what they put in the mulled-wine around Christmas that make us so aspirational and optimistic about what the next year will bring, but if you’re anything like me, much of your New Year … Continue reading

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Guest Room Art

During the summer months the late setting sun illuminates our guest room in such a beautiful manner I felt compelled to make a piece that capitalised on its beauty. The interplay between light, shadow and darkness at that time of … Continue reading

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Sales Season & the Elusive Matching Pillow Case

Sales season has started, and, if like me your household budget dictates that you must wait for the Sales to update things like bed linen, then this is a time of rapidly fluctuating emotions. The excitement of the potential finds … Continue reading

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Imitation is the Highest Form of Flattery

While trawling through the internet one bored afternoon, I stumbled across one of the most remarkable paintings I have ever seen. It was a beautiful red and orange creation depicting the setting sun behind a lone boat coming through fog. … Continue reading

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