Sometimes I fake it!

If you’ve been here for awhile you probably know that I’m just an old fashioned apron wearing girl…. down to earth and a ‘what you see is what you get’ type. So, it may surprise you to find out that sometimes… I fake it!! I know it’s hard to believe and I certainly didn’t set out to deceive … [Read more...]

Easy Faux Patchwork Pumpkin Coasters

Fall is definitely on the lighter, pastel side in my home this year. I’m still crushing over my fabric pumpkin trio and while there are still a few Tilda fabric remnants left, I’ll keep making pretty things out of the scraps. Today’s addition were super easy, faux patchwork fabric coasters…. in a … [Read more...]

More fall watercolor printables

Hi everyone, Yesterday I shared a free watercolor printable for fall. Thank you so much for all your lovely feedback. Several people asked could I also make it with a blank tag, which I was happy to do.     So today there’s another printable available in my Boutique, which has … [Read more...]

Free Fall Watercolor Printable

Hi everyone, Just popping in with a quick post and a free printable for you today. I’ve been busy working in my craft room the past few days…. which makes me very happy!     I’m working on a couple of projects for my Society 6 Store, but took a break today and had a play with some … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Sunday – A Danish Cottage

Welcome to Shabbilicious Sunday! Today we are heading to Denmark, where my friend Susi Rydahl has invited us in for a tour of her beautiful pastel cottage home.     Susi’s popular blog, Sommerhusliv Hele Aaret, translates in English to Cottage Life Throughout the Year and her home … [Read more...]

DIY– Shabby Fabric Pumpkins

With pumpkin season almost upon us, it’s time to start crafting. Pumpkins come in all shapes and sizes… but my favourite ones are a tad shabby and of course, are the homemade variety. Today I am sharing how to make this sweet little pumpkin trio, but I warn you… these shabby little gems are the … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Sunday at Fox Hollow Cottage

Welcome to Shabbilicious Sunday. It’s the day we take a relaxing stroll through one of our shabbilicious friends homes. Today we are visiting Shannon at Fox Hollow Cottage in the Pacific Northwest, US, so grab a coffee and let’s wander over…     Shannon describes herself as a … [Read more...]

New in the shop… Pink Peonies & Roses

Today I have added lots of new things to my Society 6 store and I will continue to add more items over the next week. The first two designs, ‘Pink Peonies’ and ‘Peonies and Roses’ have a lovely shabby and romantic feel to them. They are very feminine and perfect for the shabby at heart girl. For … [Read more...]

How to make a faux patchwork coffee cosy

Dear COFFEE, I love you! I try to start the day with a Green Tea because it is loaded with antioxidants and nutrients and we know that is good for us… but the truth is, I really need my morning coffee to get me out of the starting gates. So, once I’ve sipped my green tea, I follow up quickly with … [Read more...]

DIY: Cottage Style Faux Patchwork Trivet

Today I’m sharing an easy and very practical project… a fabric trivet. This is something we all need, but this one is perhaps a little different to others you’ve seen. It’s a faux patchwork trivet that you can whip up in about 30 minutes.   This post contains affiliate links for your … [Read more...]