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The Basics Of Ikebana


Hello everyone! Today, we have Caroline from FTD, sharing a bit about the ancient art of ikebana!  Flowers have a way of brightening up a space. And each flower is so intricate that it hardly needs a full bouquet to bring out its beauty. Often, minimalist arrangements are the best way to showcase the beauty of individual flowers. One method…

DIY Stone Jewelry Display


Hi everyone. Sorry, I’ve been a little inactive on the blog, but here’s to getting back in the game. Today, we’ve got a lovely guest post from Zoe of ZRA Designs. She whipped up this gorgeous DIY stone jewelry display holder, and it’s so reminiscent of the seaside- mixed with a dash of gold. It’s always nice to have a nice display…

Restyle it! DIY Marble Clipboard


Hello all! Today, I’ve got a quick Restyle it! DIY for you. Take an old clipboard and make it new again- with a marbled look! Restyle it! DIY Marble Clipboard You need: -Marble paper (you can also use contact paper- which is much easier as it comes with a sticky adhesive backing. However, I’m using regular marbled patterned paper) -Mod…

3 Quick Home Flower Arrangements


When it comes to arranging flowers, I like to (usually) keep it simple. There’s something very alluring about a full bouquet, but one thing I don’t like about it is- there are too many details! A few get missed each time you admire the arrangement, because there obviously is a bigger focal point (larger blooms, more foliage).  So, today, I…

DIY Polaroid Coasters and Wall Decor!


Polaroids. Probably one of the trendiest things right now. But, I can honestly say, though- that I liked them way, way back before when they weren’t given so much importance. In fact, let me tell you a true little story: when I was going to turn ten years, I begged and begged to get a polaroid camera for my birthday. And…

Fruity Citrus Floral Vases: 3 Ways


Now you may be wondering, what is that title?! Well, it’s exactly what this post is all about – stating the obvious. While planning for parties and whenever friends come over for brunch/lunch/teatime/dinner..I never seem to get one thing right. Flowers. First of all, I forget to buy ’em in time, and then when I do, I just plop them…

Glittery Phrase Bunting


Hello! Today is special, because there are birthday celebrations all around at home. To mark the occasion, I whipped up this very simple glittery phrase bunting to use just for the occasion. I didn’t want to write ‘happy birthday’ because that limits the use all year round (if I want to!) so I settled for a phrase- You Da Best.…

Restyle it! DIY Hexagon Jewelry Holder


Another Restyle it! post. I’m totally getting into restyling things now! This post is no different..you know, how people on the net are forever doing Ikea hacks? Well, this one is an Ikea hack..Ikea packaging, that is. Confused? Don’t be. Read on. So I recently purchased two wall clocks from Ikea and they came in these pretty adorable hexagon shaped…

Beautiful Block Printing and Designed Fabrics


I had the opportunity to see the starting of a beautiful new hobby with so much potential. Block printing has been around for ages, and it’s here to stay even today. I adore the fact that nowadays more people are designing their own fabrics, clothes-and Dipti Desai is also no exception. I was lucky to see her new hobby take…