10 Instagram Profiles to Follow in November

If you’re on Instagram and you heart handmade things, check out these 10 cool artists’ profiles and give them a follow:   A photo posted by DOWNTHATLITTLELANE.COM.AU (@downthatlittlelaneshop) on Oct 20, 2016 at 4:33pm PDT A photo posted by Lycka-リュッカ (@lycka3939) on Aug 3, 2016 at 4:19am PDT A photo posted by ♡♡Sarah♡♡ (@dollywhatnot) on Read More …

3 Unique DIY Wedding Hair Accessories

There’s something magical about planning your own wedding, from choosing a venue, deciding on music and designing a menu, to practising your makeup, picking out shoes and planning your honeymoon.
Things can get a bit stressful when you’re planning your own wedding, so in honour of the DIY brides, here are 3 unique hair accessories to make yourself, for yourself… Read More …

10 Ideas for DIY Handmade Father’s Day Gifts

Father’s Day is just around the corner (19 June!) and if you’re reading this then it’s very likely that you’ve had enough of the commercial bling and you’re looking for some DIY inspiration. This is my list of 10 DIY handmade Father’s Day gifts. Whether your Dad is the ruggedly outdoors type, or the refined gentlemanly type, you’ll find something here to show him that he’s important to you… Read More …

DIY: Crochet Dreamcatchers

Originally, dreamcatchers were handmade by Native Americans using willow hoops and a web of sinew or cordage made from plants and decorated with symbolic items, including feathers and beads. They were used to protect the sleeper from bad dreams; the idea being that good dreams would pass through the centre and bad dreams would be caught in the Read More …

DIY: Washable Cotton Wool Pads

I don’t personally use cotton wool pads or make-up remover pads, and crochet isn’t my strong point, but when I found this tutorial my eyes sparkled. I’m all for minimising our mark on the environment and I’m all for upcycling items instead of buying mass-produced products, so (sorry friends) these are going to feature in Read More …