Colour Your World | #3 Pantone Scuba Blue

Last week we began looking at Pantone’s spring colour forecast and focussed on the first colour in their palette — Aquamarine — and how we could use it in our homes. This time we’re looking at ‘Pantone Scuba Blue’. As it’s name suggests it’s another aqua inspired shade — although probably most people would call it turquoise! It’s a vibrant, …

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Colour Your World | #2 Pantone Aquamarine

So a couple of days ago I was talking about the colour forecast for this spring and I started thinking about how we’d use some of these shades in the home. This time round I’m looking at Pantone Aquamarine. It’s always a little easier to keep up with trends and fashions for our wardrobe — as the …

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How to upcycle an old desk

Ever wanted to know how to upcycle an old desk?  Before I had my babies, I ran my business from a bedroom on our first floor landing. This lovely room was chock-full of all of my work stuff; samples, paper-stock, cutting board, printer — and a HUGE desk. But when we found out I was …

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How to Make a Papercut Picture By Hand

Ever wanted to know how to make a papercut picture by hand? These day with machines like Cricut and Silhouette, papercutting is a breeze. But attempting a new craft — particularly one that uses your hands — is really fun! Over the years, I’ve made flower wreaths; learned how to make pom poms — with …

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