I’ve already shared a back to school photo frame craft with you, but I wanted to do another, more simple craft too, one that Aria could get involved with. My all time favourite toddler craft is decoupage, it is simple, Aria loves it and can do the majority of it by herself, and it doesn’t matter if she makes a mess. For this craft you will need assorted colourful/patterned paper…

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Carry on reading to find out just how I transformed this simple IKEA Helmer into a thing of beauty… Quite a while back I decided to decoupage my IKEA Helmer. I made it look all pretty with floral paper and then just left it. I hadn’t labelled it and I hadn’t filled it. As part of organised 2014 I decided that I needed to finish this project.  The decoupaging was…

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Spencer’s parents kindly gave us their old mirror when we first moved into our house five years ago, it was a little dated but we figured it would look good enough until we managed to replace it. We pretty much forgot about it until we came to re-decorate our living room. We were going to buy a replacement, something a little more funky, but I thought I’d try upcycling the…

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I’ve been busy upcycling another chair. This time I opted for decoupage and upholstery, I didn’t bother re-painting it as the paint work already on the chair was fine, I just wanted to pretty it up a little. I picked up a few decoupaging items in Hobbycraft a while ago, including the glue and this gorgeous Decomache paper, the paper is currently on offer for 3 for 2. Despite being…

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