I’m a maker and craft blogger, and love to use vintage and reclaimed textiles and materials in the projects I create. I am very interested in the process of making, and the fine line between an objects utility or desirability and obsolescence.
  • Crafts & DIY
    Make an Ombre Bead NecklaceNecklace tiltle plain
    Chunky colourful necklaces are bang on trend at the moment. They're super-easy to make and you can give them a gorgeous ombre effect with spray paint. Read More…
  • Crafts & DIY
    Make a Set of Space Invaders Christmas OrnamentsSpaceinvaders%20finished%204%20set
    I've yet to meet anyone who doesn't have fond memories of playing Space Invaders as a kid, so why not add a little geek nostalgia to the tree this Christmas with some colourful Space Invaders ornaments. This set of four ornaments are simple to make with Hama (also known as perler) beads, and can we whipped up in less than an hour. Read on for step-by-step instructions and the pattern layout...Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Make Geektastic Computer Keyboard MagnetsKeyboardmagnet2
    Where do old computer keyboards go to die? If they're lucky a dusty cupboard, but most likely they are destined for landfill. There must be millions of keyboard keys laying about just waiting to be turned into something fun and useful. Here is just one idea that lets you spell out cute messages to a loved one. Turn those old keys into magnets with a few inexpensive supplies. Are you ready to get your geek on? Here's how to do it, in five super-easy steps.Read More…