Personalised Message Vase – Easy DIY

DianaCrafts, Handmade Gifts

personalised message vase

Personalised Message Vase – Easy DIY This personalised message vase is a great way to gift flowers – And the recipient doesn’t even need to find a vase or arrange them!  So its great for busy (and lazy friends.  A friend of mine had surgery recently and was immobile and confined to barracks for a few weeks.  I popped round … Read More

DianaPersonalised Message Vase – Easy DIY

Hand Painted Plates Ikea Hack £1 each

DianaCrafts, Decoration, Party decorations

hand painted Plates Ikea Hack

Hand Painted Plates Ikea Hack £1 each I’ve become a little bit obsessed with making these hand painted plates.  My only constraint is the cupboard space to store them.  I was confined to barracks last month, as the kids were on study leave.  They are pretty self sufficient, but I need to be on hand to give some gentle (and … Read More

DianaHand Painted Plates Ikea Hack £1 each

Awesome photo bunting DIY

DianaBunting, Crafts, Decoration

photo bunting instructions

Awesome Photo Bunting DIY This photo bunting was for my daughters graduation party.  Its actually from last year, but I am only now getting round to posting about it. I’ve made photo bunting lots of time before – but in this venue, although some of the bunting is against the wall, in some sections, both sides of the bunting will be … Read More

DianaAwesome photo bunting DIY

Chalk Marker Vases: Easy 5 minute diy

DianaCrafts, Design, Projects, Recycled

Chalk Marker Vases I am very jealous of people who have a clean and unbending vision of how they want their house to be. When I peruse pinterest and instagram, I  instantly want my house to be pure white, Scandinavian and minimalist.   The next minute I covet eclectic and pops of colour. As a child I was forever rearranging my bedroom furniture. … Read More

DianaChalk Marker Vases: Easy 5 minute diy

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

DianaCardboard Mountain Christmas Decorations