Easy Side Table Ironing Board

What do you do when you are lying in bed and sick with the flu ? Go on Pinterest of course !!! In the old days it was just watch TV on the lounge, snuggled under a blanket with the dog for company and a cuppa tea. Nowadays we have the world in our hands,…

My Free Sewing Room Makeover

My sewing room was in need of a huge make over. For years it worked fine but it had become a dumping ground for everyone’s stuff and nothing was being created in the cramped space. I would spend a day to clean it up and make some space, but a week later it would get…

Reversible Halloween Cape

Halloween in Australia has only started to gain momentum in the last eight or so years. Our shops these days stock all sorts of Halloween lollies, costumes and decorations, and the vegetable stores now sell the big fat pumpkins for us Aussies to try out pumpkin carving. When my children were little, say 10 years…

1972 Pattern – Cotton Top

I love to Op shop and every now and again there will be some great patterns in store. I keep going back to the same shop so I know when they get in a new supply of patterns. Maybe from someone having a clean out of their sewing room. (honestly how you can throw out…

Denim Jeans Refashion

The Refashioners 2016 challenge.As a hoarder of jeans and someone who already refashions them into softies, bags, pillows and heaps of other things, I knew I needed to complete this challenge.

Get organised Kylie

As a busy wife and mum of three amazing children and a carer to a house full of animals, I find staying on top of things hard to do. Don’t we all. Housework, banking, school runs and lunches, shopping, helping with assignments, washing, washing and more washing all while keeping the peace between children and…

Start of a Journey

Etsy Resolution 2016 Over Christmas while enjoying our holidays, relaxing with the family. I sat back and contemplated my life. This usually happens when I have a moment or two to myself. I came to the conclusion that this year I would make more time for me, to do something I enjoy, something for relaxation….