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DIY Straw Hat into a Lamp Shade

We recently returned from a trip to Asia, where I find the slightly more chaotic atmosphere brings on a bit more creativity! Sometimes the order and familiarity of the West can be…

Make a mini greenhouse

How to make a Mini Greenhouse

  Does anyone else have a penchant for anything that is miniature? I have always loved conservatories and greenhouses, but seeing as they are normally quite large and would take a lot…

New Series: Friday Thrift

New Series: Friday Thrift

Yay for a new blog series! As the name suggests, I’ll be posting anything about thrifting on a Friday – from my DIY thrift pieces, to great finds, to shopping certain trends.…


Auckland Domain Wintergardens & Fernery

In the heart of the city of Auckland, New Zealand you will find the Auckland Domain – containing rolling parklands and the War Memorial Museum. The park is big enough to drive…

The Cheap and Free guide to Hong Kong - street art walk

The Cheap and Free Guide to Hong Kong

When we spent five days in Hong Kong, we were at the end of a month-long trip that had seriously blown out what we had budgeted for. Unfortunately this happens more than…