Birthday Banner DIY

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giant paper scroll banner

Birthday Banner DIY Last year, two of Abbis friends had a roller disco party.  “Wear neon” was the request.  Here at Paint Sew Glue Chew Towers we don’t need to be asked twice to break out the headache inducing colours. So birthday banner and gift wrap were themed accordingly. As an alternative to birthday cards, we made a bright scroll birthday banner … Read More

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Epic Wall Art

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Epic Wall Art Instructions

Epic Wall Art The Epic wall art for Abbis bedroom has FINALLY made it on to the wall. It was first started many months ago, and although it turned out to be very easy to make, It has been one of those projects that just never seemed to get finished. We were making this up as we went along (and took a few … Read More

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Ingo Maurer Zettel Light

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Ingo Maurer Zettel'z Light

Ingo Maurer Zettel Light I coveted this amazing Ingo Maurer Zettel light for many years. Finally we treated ourselves bought it. Yay!   The light comes with no instructions or help with how to style it, so I have documented what I did here. Assembly My electrician installed the light fitting, following the instructions in the box.  Leaving me to have fun with … Read More

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Kids Wall Art Ideas

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Kids Wall Art Ideas

Kids Wall Art Ideas We have a weekend cottage for when we need to get out of London.  The kids share a bedroom.  There were lots of white walls to fill, so I painted some kids wall art – quick and easy canvases to fill up the expanse of blank walls. The first one is a world featuring  London, our … Read More

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Stars and Stripes Wall Art using recycled and vintage stamps

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Stars and Stripes Wall Art Using Recycled and Vintage Stamps This Stars and Stripes Wall Art was made using vintage and recycled stamps, PVA glue (modge podge) and a truck load of patience.  It was one of the first wall art projects I made a few years ago, and it involved sifting through thousands and thousands of  vintage stamps to find … Read More

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