Restoring an Old Teapot

Restoring an Old Teapot

I’m not a hoarder by nature, but becoming a DIY blogger has made me a bit of a junk collector in the last few years. Anything and everything seems like a potential project, and as a result many, many things get saved or put away in my garage or storage…

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DIY Centrepiece for Diwali with Evite

DIY Centrepiece for Diwali with Evite

One of my favourite things about dinner parties and entertaining is the planning. I love dreaming up menus, searching for the perfect serving pieces, planning my wardrobe, and of course, creating handmade decor. And there is no better time of the year to let my “inner Martha” shine than Diwali.…

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5 Easy DIY Home Decor Projects

5 Easy DIY Home Decor Projects

Happy Saturday everyone! I’m busy doing a little DIY decorating in my kitchen today, so I thought it would be fun to share a round-up of a few posts on DIY decor inspiration. I love adding personalized touches to my home, and most of my projects are fairly easy and…

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DIY Bollywood Inspired Candles

DIY Bollywood Inspired Candles

I love candles, and they are always burning at my place. Whenever I’m doing cleaning the kitchen, or wiping down the dining table I always light a candle. Same thing when I sit down to write at my desk in the mornings; I clear the space, light a candle, and start…

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Phulkari Inspired Perler Bead Coasters

Phulkari Inspired Perler Bead Coasters

Last Christmas Zara asked for two items; a Rainbow Loom with every colour of elastics, or a Perler Bead Board and thousands of tiny Perler Beads. I decided to go with the second option, even though I knew I’d be stepping on them forever. Partially because they are so much…

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Ikea Hack: Jaipur Inspired Dining Table

Ikea Hack: Jaipur Inspired Dining Table

The other night I was cleaning my room, which is a task I’ve been avoiding since 1989, and came across a box of art supplies I totally forgot I had. So obviously, I was easily distracted by my new discovery (because I have the attention span of a peanut some…

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Family Photo Wall

Family Photo Wall

Last week I put up some pictures. For the first time in years I put a nail in the wall and actually hung a photo (well actually a few photos). Every time I walk by this wall it makes me smile. I look at it when I’m making my morning…

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Updated Home Office

Updated Home Office

As mentioned earlier this week, we are currently living in a  two bedroom rental and my office is located at the foot of our bed. Until a few days ago it looked like this: (If you are a feng shui expert or neat freak you should probably close your eyes for…

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