Floating Bookcases

Most crafters love a good read and a bookcase filled with literature is the quickest way to make a room feel homey. As a card-carrying book-worm I think books need to be given pride of place, but in small flats space can be an issue. I guess the solution is to create the feeling of … Continue reading

IKEA Hackers

Guilt. According to the online dictionary the definition of guilt is as follows: – noun 1. the fact or state of having committed an offense, crime,violation, or wrong 2. a feeling of responsibility or remorse for some offense, crime,wrong, etc., whether real or imagined. 3. conduct involving the commission of such crimes, wrongs,etc.: to live a life of guilt. –verb (used with object) Informal . 4. to cause to feel guilty Okay, so I don’t feel remorse for a crime, but I do feel I should come clean on something; customising IKEA furniture. I have done it, ran with it, embraced it, and written of it; … Continue reading

Drawer Knobs and Shoe Strings

Sunny weather, yes!  Ice cream and Easter eggs, yes and yes; but, If anyone had told me last week that I would be getting uber excited about knobs- or more accurately, door knobs, cupboard handles and drawer pulls- well then I would think them simple. But it is Thursday morning and here we are; I … Continue reading