Who doesn’t love a bit of DIY? I know I sure do. Although I have to admit when it comes to this beautiful chandelier, I’ll let my boyfriend take the honours. Just don’t feel like electrocuting myself…
I’ve been very busy, the last few days making a Christmas wreath. It involves a lot of glueing and watching glue dry, so process is slow but as soon as it’s finished, I’ll let you guys have a peek.
But to give you a bit of an idea what it looks like, these are the lovely wreaths I used for inspiration.
The day of L.O.V.E. is just around the corner. Unfortunately with the recession still lurking in the background, these are not the times to splurge on expensive gifts.
But who wants a lot of bling when you could give something from the heart. Something you made yourself.
So here are some very cute DIY valentine gifts:
This is a great way to spruce up your curtains and find a use for those well intented gifts from grandma.
This umbrella lamp is utterly divine and looks so stylish. Find out how to make it over here.
After I posted about creative ways to recycle your magazines, reader Yellowgoat asked for an innovative way to store her magazines in her small apartment.
And I think I might know the answer: storage beds.
Now, not the ugly bland storage beds you get at your local furniture store but the really stylish ones you make yourself.
Like the ‘bed boot’ from Jetteke and Alex
Photo by Paul Bellaart
Or the DIY platform bed from David