10 Beautiful Doily Craft Projects To Make

The humble crochet doily has come out of moth balls and made its way from ornamental mat to a multitude of modern day uses…. Many of which would probably shock our grandmothers!! [Pin for later]   If like me, you are shabby at heart and would gladly spend a thrifting day scouring through … [Read more...]

A Cottage Life ~ Easy to make polka dots!

The cottage decorating style is full of charm and character and embraces a more relaxed attitude to decorating. It does after all break a few of the old style rules… Can you remember in days gone by when it wasn’t acceptable to mix spots,stripes and florals? Nowadays, it’s that very combination … [Read more...]

A Cottage Life ~ DIY GreenGate

Most of us cottage lovers adore the look of brands like GreenGate (Denmark), But getting your hands on it if you live outside of Europe is a little hard… and expensive. My next few DIY projects in the ‘A Cottage Life’ series will show you how you can achieve the look for next to nothing!   … [Read more...]

A Cottage Life ~ Styling with GreenGate

It’s little wonder that the cottage decorating style is taking off in a big way. Combining a mix of pretty colours, florals, stripes, and new and vintage pieces, it all combines together in an eclectic mix that says ‘cozy and comfortable’.   Over the next few weeks, I will be sharing my … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Friday and Christmas Link party

Welcome to… This is the place we come to each week to share all that is ‘Shabbilicious’ and ‘Christmas’ too. This includes anything pretty like romantic cottage, farmhouse, shabby chic transformations, decorating & DIY, room reveals, vintage finds, French inspired loveliness, yummy … [Read more...]

Creating a Re-purposed Christmas… with Homeroad

  Hello Friends! I'm Susan and I blog at     I repurpose old, outdated items and create new, one of a kind treasures. I scour thrift stores and garage sales to find cast-old offs I can paint or completely tear apart. I rearrange the pieces and create something … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Friday Link Party

Welcome to… This is the place we come to each week to share all that is ‘Shabbilicious’ and from today onwards ‘Christmas’ too. This includes anything pretty like romantic cottage, farmhouse, shabby chic transformations, decorating & DIY, room reveals, vintage finds, French inspired … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Friday Link Party

Welcome to…   This is the place we come to each week to share all that is ‘Shabbilicious’ This includes anything pretty like romantic cottage, farmhouse, shabby chic transformations, decorating & DIY, room reveals, vintage finds, French inspired loveliness, yummy recipes . . . or … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Friday Link Party

Welcome to… This is the place we come to each week to share all that is ‘Shabbilicious’ This includes anything pretty like romantic cottage, farmhouse, shabby chic transformations, decorating & DIY, room reveals, vintage finds, French inspired loveliness, yummy recipes . . . or anything … [Read more...]

Sharing Saturday…

I’m starting a little feature on Saturdays, where I introduce friends to friends. Each week I’ll introduce you to 3 or 4 blogs that I think you may like. They will be ‘shabbilicious’ of course and fit with the shabby, vintage, farmhouse or DIY niche.     Please feel free to pop … [Read more...]