Tag Archives: Crafts

Scrapbooked Recipe Book

              It has been ages since I have last blogged. The last few months have been absolutely crazy with finishing off wedding decor and finalizing everything for our big day. I can wait to share a breakdown of all the wedding decor we made when we get the pictures, […]

Recovering Lampshades

These two lampshades are a project I finished about a month ago, and I’ve just been too lazy to take pictures of them and upload them! They were old lampshades that were given to me, and the plastic covering on the inside had broken. So I broke the covers off and saved the mental frame […]

Fish Tank gone Book Shelf

Ever since Chris has moved in, we have had some strange random items lying around the house that we couldn’t decide what to do with. One of them was this glass fish tank. Because we are still a bit disorganized and the house is littered with wedding decor projects, things like our recipe books were […]

DIY Minion Crochet Beanie

This little guy was so much fun to make! And he only took 2 evenings to do as well. That includes all the little bits and pieces to make him up. If you want to replicate him, I suggest you buy Mirage wool. It’s generally R5 a ball. Make sure you buy the double knit […]

Refurbishing tables

So these poor sad tables have been sitting in our lounge. I finally got the time to drag them out to the garage to revamp them a bit and give them some new life. However, this was three weeks ago. The weather has been so cold that the paint hadn’t dried as quickly as I’m […]

DIY Baby Booties, Bib and Jersey

These baby projects are ones that I finished a while ago. But they had to be posted up to a friend in Pretoria, so I’ve been waiting to hear that they arrived before I posted them. I did mention that there would be another baby bib, as they were so much fun to make and […]

Revamping shorts

  This is the first project like this that I have done. I’ve always been terrified of cutting up clothes and putting them back together again for fear that they would not be wearable at all. I’m glad that this one went well, because I have another 2 projects like this in the pipelines! I […]