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DIY Concrete Vessel Planters

DIY Concrete Vessel Planters

Do you guys remember when I shared some pics of this simple concrete vessel I made a few months back... Well, I received quite a few requests for a tutorial so have spent the past few weeks perfecting my process (and learning more than I will ever need to know about...

“New” Blue Cane Chairs…plus how to use a paint sprayer

“New” Blue Cane Chairs…plus how to use a paint sprayer

Ever since painting my Chippendale desk chair....by hand...with a brush...over the course of several hours...a paint sprayer has been high on my 'to buy' list. Some of you may recall I have sprayed furniture in the past using our air compressor, though that big,...

Re-Love Project…before & after

Re-Love Project…before & after

I’m so excited to finally share this! If you’re not new here, you’re probably aware of my involvement in the Re-Love Project and what it’s all about. For those of you who don’t know, in short it’s a Feast Watson campaign in collaboration with Salvos Stores which sees...

How to Stain Timber | A Video Tutorial

How to Stain Timber | A Video Tutorial

If you're a regular visitor here, you may have read snippets about this "secret" project. Well, a few months back I was lucky to be invited to take part in and style a professional video tutorial for Feast Watson! It was like nothing I've ever done...and I loved it! I...

Over-Sized Heron Art | Huge High Resolution Free Printable!

Over-Sized Heron Art | Huge High Resolution Free Printable!

UPDATE I have created two more free large-scale downloads of birds to accompany this heron. Find them here and here. After publishing the post about my DIY large-scale art a few weeks back, I received quite a few requests for a free printable version of my edited...

Linen Dresser Makeover

Linen Dresser Makeover

It feels like ages since I've put paintbrush to furniture. In fact, I'd even forgotten just how therapeutic it can be! If you've been following along with the makeover of my parent's living-dining room then you'll probably know the back-story to this dresser. BEFORE...

A Famous Bird Illustration…and where to get your own (for FREE!)

A Famous Bird Illustration…and where to get your own (for FREE!)

If you follow me socially you may have already seen a little snippet of this project. I wasn't going to dedicate a whole blog post to it, though in the end I decided it really does deserve one. Ages ago you might recall I published a post about the work of naturalist...

DIY Block Printing on Fabric

DIY Block Printing on Fabric

I've been in love with beautiful block printed textiles for ages now. I don't know what started my slight obsession (let's just blame Pinterest) though despite my adoration, up until a month or so ago, I didn't actually own anything block printed (let's just blame...