Chalk Marker Vases: Easy 5 minute diy

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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

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Unique Party Idea kids will love: Personalised Jam Jar Party Glasses

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Unique Party Idea Kids will Love: Personalised Jam Jar party Glasses I love a unique party ideas that kids (and parents) will find cool but that costs virtually nothing.  These personalised jam jar party glasses tick all the boxes. Jam Jars I absolutely love doing things for my kids parties and gatherings (while they will still let me).  Over the years, many … Read More

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Hoodie Cushion

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Hoodie Cushion

Hoodie Cushion made from a recycled Leavers Hoodie Repurposing  a Hoodie 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. … Read More

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Recycled Tin Can Photo Pen Pots

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recycled pen pots

Recycled Tin Can Photo Pen Pots These recycled tin can photo pen pots are a great way to upcycle the humble tin can. Much like jam jars, in PaintSewGlueChew Towers -not many tin cans make their way to the recycling without first being repurposed into something else. Abbi moved up to Secondary school in September, so we made these as little gifts … Read More

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Cardboard Mountain Christmas Decorations

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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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