DIY Coffee and Coconut Soap Sticks


I love this tutorial by Fall for DIY. The contrasting colors are amazing and I can almost smell the hint of coffee coming through my screen. I like the idea of soap sticks. Sometimes the thought of “sharing” soaps kind … Read More...

Crochet Along – Mystery Scarf


There’s still time to join in the Mystery Scarf Blog Hop Crochet-a-Long as part of the Design Improv Workshop 2! Pia Thadani from Stitches’N’Scraps has organized this blog hop of 10 crochet designers. This fun and free mystery CAL started … Read More...

Free Pattern – Elephant Bookends


For those of you who have been following my crafty trends over the years, you will appreciate my excitement of finding an Elephant pattern. What I like best about this traditional iconic animal pattern is the way in which it … Read More...

5 Foods to Avoid at the Office?


I am not sure what your feelings are about the food babe, but this list of foods to avoid at the office resonated with me.

I sort of knew that Donuts would be on the list, but microwave popcorns?

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Free Pattern – Elephant Beanie


How handsome is your little guy (or gal) going to look in this little knitted beanie.

The Elephants are cute and give this hat a real down to earth hippy finish. Pair it with some harem pants and you will … Read More...

Free Chart – One Direction


I know there are a few broken hearts out there due to the fact that Zayne will be leaving One Direction for a totally new direction. Before it’s too late Cross-stitch them “together” for eternity with this free One Direction … Read More...

Leather Belt To Glamourous Necklace


Combine a Leather Belt and chains to create this mixed medium necklace. The leather makes it chunky whilst the beads make it dainty. If you’re undecided about your look then this necklace is for you. Leather belts can be recycled … Read More...

Have You Been Poo Today?


You know you’re a parent when your child complains of a tummy ache and the first thing out of your mouth is “Have you been poo today”?

I find myself doing it all the time. I have no shame as … Read More...

Crystals Make Everything Better


Take a pair of plain brown and let’s admit it, boring sandals and turn them into a work of art. These chunky crystals are the perfect embellishment for these thick strapped and bulky shoes. Add a little or a lot … Read More...