Friday, August 28, 2015

Origami Butterflies

Origami Butterflies

I always seem to have paper laying about everywhere and thought that it'd be a good idea to try my hand at Origami. These beautiful paper butterflies are so easy to make and look great. I used them to decorate my daughter's bed and she loved them.

Time taken: 5 minutes per butterfly

What you need:
Origami paper or squares of paper
String or poster tack to hang them up with (optional)

What to do:
Follow the photo tutorial below and have fun!

Origami Butterflies

Origami Butterflies

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Easy Painted Quote Sign

Easy Painted Quote Sign

If you're looking for inspiration to brighten up your room or office then look no further. This bright and lively quote sign is the perfect thing and so easy to make yourself. Just follow the tutorial below to make one of your very own and it'll brighten up even the gloomiest of Monday mornings.

Friday, August 7, 2015

Letter Wall Art

I've been working on my daughter's bedroom decorations for a while now as I'm trying to create a nice, pretty space that she can feel totally comfortable in. As she is quite a girly girl, the focus is on cute features but I also want the decorations to be personal to her so I created this Letter Wall Art featuring the first letter of her name.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Yarn Wall Hanging

Yarn Wall Hanging

As I've mentioned before, I am trying to inject some much needed colour into my art room which I painted white recently. I have already created a cool and super easy triangle art piece (check out the post here) to grace my lovely painted walls but of course I couldn't stop there, so now I've added this funky 'Yarn Wall Hanging'.

Monday, June 29, 2015

Stained Glass Painted Candle Holders

I have had these plain glass candle holders sitting around my house for ages and even though I've used them a few times, I thought that they desperately needed brightening up so I decided to paint a stained glass design on them.

Monday, June 22, 2015

Upcycled Denim Basket // No-sew

Upcycling jeans is fast becoming my new obsession and when I came across this tutorial, I loved the idea of giving an old pair of jeans another chance at being useful by turning one of the legs into this handy basket that is perfect for storing your bits and bobs in. I love upcycling projects and want to do more of them and as a non-sew project, this is perfect for a beginner.

Monday, June 15, 2015

Braided Bracelet DIY

Of all the different items of jewelry to wear, I would say that bracelets are my overall favorite as they go with everything and are so easy to just slip on and go. As part of my growing obsession with creating my own jewelry, I tested out this simple tutorial that I found on Pinterest and this great accessory is the result.