Dinner and Decoupage

The business of the evening was dinner and decoupage; or rather dinner, drinks and decoupage. Well more accurately; wine, take-away pizza and decoupage, at Kat and Lamby’s flat. This was serious. A parental visit loomed. Obviously visits from one’s parents are are normally a joy, but this one prompted mild panic. Action was needed to fix … 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

Wrapped-Up Bookcase

  Make a boring bookcase your own by wrapping it up in patterned paper, like a present. Lovely. You will need: Paper Scissors Masking tape This little tip is perfect for anyone living in a furnished rented flat, or anyone whose home is populated with pine monstrosities, dontated by generous- if misguided- relatives. Wrapping up your bookcase: … Continue reading