Handmade Gift Idea: Soap Chains (That Look Store Bought)

Handmade Gift Idea: Soap Chains (That Look Store Bought)

Handmade Gift Idea:  Looking for a handmade gift idea but don’t want it to look homemade?  Then this idea is perfect for you!  These super easy decorative Hanging Soap Chains (Zeep Kettingen) make great gifts for any occasion (Mother’s Day Birthdays, Teacher Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Christmas etc).

And what’s more, you don’t need any expensive ingredients or special equipment to make them (like you normally do with handmade soap).  All you need is ordinary soap, a cheese grater and things you probably have lying around the house. Read more

Easter Branch Decoration

Easter Branch Decoration

I love spring and Easter because it gives you an excuse to go mad with the lovely spring colours and cute Easter decor.

I had already been busy with my Spring / Easter Decor but when my mum-in-law very kindly popped round with some curly willow branches for me I decided to make another arrangement.

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DIY Ikea Mammut Stool Makeover

DIY Ikea Mammut Stool Makeover

Who has an old Ikea Mammut stool lying around the house?.  I think many people love the Ikea children’s furniture but it can sometimes take quite a hammering from the kids and end up looking a bit tired and sad.

But it is possible to give it a second lease of life with a little bit of imagination and a touch of paint.

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