Category Archives: Decorating

New blog!

Hello! You can now find my blog here: The content of my other blog is gone, I’m afraid. Hope to see you in The Little Farmhouse. xx Advertisements

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Buntingalingaling ….

I am a member of the Facebook group The Crafternooners, hosted by the lovely and talented Kathryn (we’ll meet soon!). The first project was a big bag, Kathryn’s own design, and that was a huge success so decided was to … Continue reading

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Black and White and Grey

Have a look at this pretty shopping trolley. Look at the clever design, the shiny zipper? Isn’t it beautiful? No, of course it is not. It is just a shopping trolley. A bit dull, and very black. Now, there is … Continue reading

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A tribute to nursing staff

On this crispy, chilly morning, for the second time this year, I brought my Dad to a nursing home. And this morning it was just me and my Mum, as my sister lives too far away to drive up and … Continue reading

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I mentioned in a previous¬†post my boxes. I collect old shoe boxes, but also boxes for envelopes. They usually have a cover stuck to the box. And I then I cover these boxes with anything I like, different prints of … Continue reading

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