Monday, 23 April 2012

favourite op-shops finds

I don't have much time to go op-shopping but when I do have a free afternoon I make the most of it! These are my favourite buys from today, a beautiful vintage winter jacket for Isla (a size 3-4 years)only $4, and two cute little ornaments to add to the collection in the girls room...

Thursday, 19 April 2012

recovered retro stool

I have been looking around my house for a way to use this cute floral material and I found my piece! I really didn't like the brown vinyl look so I recovered it with this pretty fabric, now my stool fits into the decor of my house!

Monday, 16 April 2012


I'm getting into photography more seriously, it's always a hobby but I have started taking portraits for family, friends and now through word of mouth also friends of friends. I still have a lot to learn, I'm slowly getting more confident and using the manual settings rather than the auto. Here are a few of my recent favourite pic's...

Thursday, 5 April 2012

diy bunny basket

Isla made a bunny basket at kindergarten last week and of course Olive wanted one too! So I copied the pattern ... draw up a square 15cm/15cm, then divide into nine squares 5cm/5cm, draw a bunny head at the top, fold along all the lines, cut along the dotted lines and glue the sides, add a handle at the top, add a tail, and here it is...