Monthly Archives: December 2009

A Little Holiday Project…

My Bakers Twine obsession lead to me making these little wineglass tealight holders, they look so cute and festive, but I thought they’d be great for any New Year gatherings too… Create a paper template that is the correct size shade for your wineglass, then cut a piece of opaque paper to size, fastening with […]

All the Trimmings

Now I’m a girl who loves a good trimming and the trimming of the moment seems to be Bakers Twine, who can resist? not me…! This Christmas I’ve used it in my e-cards; to wrap gifts; hang decorations and to trim some cute little lanterns {which I’ll share tomorrow!} The red and white just seems […]

What time is it in London?

I don’t know if you’ve ever lived in another country? But to me it’s almost a bit like limbo, I know I’m going to be here for the next 10 months or so, so I’m trying to make a life for myself here, but I find I can’t quite let go of home. Does that […]

Something for a rainy day

It’s raining again here in Sydney…so my plans for a trip up the coast have been put on hold but I did have a chance to finally make the cushions for my living room (i’ll share them tomorrow) and to find these rather cute little storm clouds…{above, Rain Cloud Mobile leptitpapillon} {Bad Cloud Print, Happy […]

The Perfect Gift

So only the orange chocolates are left; a scattering of pine needles lay under the tree where the gifts once sat and you can’t possibly think about Turkey curry or sandwiches. Christmas has come and gone and all that’ left to do is tidy up {does anyone else still have used gift wrap sitting around […]

Christmas Day by the Fire

I hope you had a lovely Christmas day. My Aussie Christmas didn’t quite go to plan, the sun forgot to pop his Christmas hat on so the beach picnic was rather chilly and it decided to rain all afternoon. So we packed up our prawns and headed home, to sit in front of our “pretend” […]