Hoodie Cushion

DianaCrafts, Projects, Recycled, Sewing

Hoodie Cushion

Hoodie Cushion Hoodies and t-shirts now seem to be an essential part of any school trip or event. Unfortunately if you have a bean pole daughter like mine, you outgrow them only 5 minutes after you’ve been given them.  This was Abbis leavers hoodie from school. She left school in July.  This picture was taken early September. 😟 The back … Read More

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DIY Taylor Swift Lyrics T-shirt

DianaCrafts, Handmade Gifts, Projects, T-shirts

DIY Taylor Swift Lyrics T-shirt This DIY Taylor Swift Lyrics T-shirt is an incredibly easy and effective way of pimping up a simple white t-shirt. Abbi and I have become obsessed with designing our own t-shirts.  It started a few years ago when we made t-shirts as party gifts for Abbis friends, we now churn them out like a south … Read More

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Cardboard Mountain Christmas Decorations

DianaChristmas, Crafts, Decoration, Party decorations, Projects, Recycled

Cardboard mountains

Cardboard Mountain Christmas Decorations I have an illness.I find it impossible to throw big cardboard boxes (and jam jars and tin cans) away without first making them into something. This cardboard box was positively screaming to be made into cardboard mountain christmas decorations. Instructions: First cut the box into flat panels. Then cut peaks into the cardboard sheets. Paint the tips … Read More

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Gold Party Decorations

DianaBirthdays, Crafts, Decoration, Design, Leavers Party Ideas, Party decorations, Projects, Quotes & Sayings, Recycled

Party decorations

Gold Party Decorations This summer my daughter graduated from primary school.  She’s my youngest, so this really feels like the end of an era.  I made most of the decorations for the party, many of which I have previously blogged about. The venue of the party is the school itself, which has a decidedly institutional in feel.  And the budget … Read More

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Paint Chip Banner DIY

DianaBunting, Crafts, Party decorations, Projects

Paint chip banner

Paint Chip Banner DIY My daughter has been away on a school trip all week – and while I missed her like mad, I was pretty sure she will have been kept so busy, she won’t have given us a second thought. We also have builders in re doing our sitting room and dining room (the electrician today) – he’s keeps … Read More

DianaPaint Chip Banner DIY