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26.10.13Vanity styling with glitter jars

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Mason jars are so hot right now – my love of them is no secret. I decided to get crafty this afternoon and glam up some jars to use around the house. Was so easy, here's what you'll need if you want to give it a try yourself.

  • Jars or vases
  • Glitter (I'm digging gold lately so went with that)
  • Glue (something that dries clear – I used Mod Podge which works brilliantly)
  • Sponge paint brush
  • Tape (if you want straight lines)

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21.07.13For the love of Chevron

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Today on the blog, I wanted to talk about one of my favourite designs…. chevron! A simple little pattern, but I just love it :) Chevron is essentially a repeated inverted 'V' pattern, with quite a retro vibe to it. Although it was pretty popular back in the 70's and of course is making a huge come back of late, the pattern dates way back, with chevron being found in old stone carvings and other forms of artwork such as pottery.

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15.06.13Flowering Kale – Too pretty to eat

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When you think of kale, do you think of that leafy green cabbage like vegetable that you want to like because it's so healthy, yet you can't because it's just so… unappealing? Well boring it is no more! There are many varieties of kale that are grown for their beautiful ornamental leaves. Think vibrant pink, lavender, red, blue and violet and brilliant white and cream. 

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