As I look outside on the wind and rain and contemplate putting the heating on I realise how very lucky we were at the weekend. Taking a bit of a gamble we decided to hold a BBQ party on the May Bank Holiday weekend. We had a very apprehensive few hours Saturday morning as we… Continue reading Shabby Chic Style Bank Holiday Party
This pretty french style Bureau with it’s elegant Queen Anne legs has been painted inside and out with the wonderful Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. Country Grey & Old Ochre Country Grey; This cool soft neutral is a great foil for other colours and a classic choice for painted furniture – Annie Sloan’s description Old Ochre; This faded… Continue reading For Sale ~ French Style Bureau
Cloth & Clay Mid-Winter Market Stalls. 21st & 22nd November 2015, introducing the stall holders and makers. Source: INTRODUCING OUR MAKERS….
Source: Fabric Heart Tutorial
We have recently moved and unfortunately my treasure hunting and upcycling activities have been taking a back seat. We have been out today to http://www.notcutts.co.uk/ looking at summerhouses to create an nice workshop space. I would love a Sheppard’s Hut, Suffolk Shepherds Huts have some beautiful ones available ~ http://www.suffolkshepherdhuts.co.uk/ , but sadly Steve isn’t that keen… Continue reading Update on Activities and Stock Levels
Top Tips for Crafters from Clareabellmakes.com
Clare from Clreabellmakes.com shares some great tips for crafters. You can subscribe to follow Clare for some more great blogs.
I am rather excited as I received my first order of Miss Mustard Seeds Milk Paint. How wonderful that you can get this delivered to your door and make up as you need it, making the shelf life almost indefinite. A big thank you to http://www.vintagecountrytrading.com Twitter @Vintage_Country. I order three colours Eulalie’s Sky, French… Continue reading Milk Paint Experiment ~ Round 2 ~ Miss Mustard Seed