safety pin chair job

 This chair is in such a bad way!…the cover was made years ago now and it has been in the washing machine sooooo many times!…hence there has been alot of fraying going on! all around the edges…I have sewn it before!…but still it frays away!  So the other day I found some gold safety pins and thought! hey! I will…

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How to Make a Wig Wam

I was flicking through some of my vintage magazines, when I came across a rather clever idea… How to make a Wig Wam ! Wow! and so so easy!…So I thought I would post the instructions on my little blog here… I thought it would be a good idea to make (while the kids are still at school) for an…

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Happy’s Kitchen

Hello gals…I thought it was about time that I showed you my kitchen, you see I have been putting this off for quite sometime now!….and all because I do not like the design of the cupboards! I would love to rip them out and fit a more neutral shaker style kitchen, but alas I am not made of money these…

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Pretty Finds and Washing Lines

Hi gals…I thought you all might be interested in the wonderful finds I have found over the last few weeks….alas though I have not found my XXL grey knit to adorn my red and pink roses too…but no sooner than I find it, I will be getting to work with it and showing you what I have created…don’t worry about…

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Make do and mend….!

Hey gals…look at this ‘Make do and Mend’ idea! Don’t go buying yourself a new mouse mat….this little idea works just as well!  Yes its a quarter of a vintage scrabble board game! you must have several unused games lying around the house! The finish on them is brilliant…and just perfect for the job! and looks soooo much better too! …

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Corners of my Humble Abode….

I have been feeling a little under the weather lately…I really do not know what is wrong with me…its probably an age thing, as my hair has started to thin and I am starting to feel rather hot, when usually I am the only one who is freezing cold!…anyway I am off to the hospital tomorrow to have some bloods…

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