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Tag Archive: Craft

New Craft Summer Catalogue & Free Shipping Today

Still battling it out at the local shopping centre? Stoppit. Now. And look here. Australia has a dazzling new online shopping destination that’s filled with stuff that’s (a) looks darn handsome; (b) filled with beautiful stuff handmade by Australians; and (c) all made in Australia. You can find it all at Craft (also known as […]

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Make: Chanel-Inspired Embellished Top

DIY Chanel-inspired top, via Tuts+. Photography by Mette Jakobsen. In my other job as editor of Crafts & DIY at Tuts+, I was inspired by Karl Lagerfeld’s  Chanel Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 collection to commission a DIY top. One of the pieces in the collection, a rolled-neck loose jumper, caught my eye. Featuring a scattering of confetti-like […]

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Wee Birdy’s Pinning for Inside Out

I’m super-excited to be Inside Out magazine’s guest pinner this month. Head over to the Pinterest board and check out all the things that are catching my eye right now, including awesome school holiday crafts, gorgeous interiors, DIY projects and beautiful design. Here’s just a peek at some of the things I’ve been pinning: Clockwise […]

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7 Beautiful DIY Christmas Decorations

It’s less than a week ’til Christmas, but there is still plenty of time to get hands-on and make some really special and unique decorations for your place. I’ve gathered together seven gorgeous Christmas projects from Crafttuts+, the awesome new craft tutorials website (which I also happen to edit – quick, pop over there now […]

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What to order now for Christmas: Presents from Etsy, Part 10

Here’s the final instalment in my Etsy Christmas Gift Guide for 2012. Hope you’ve found a gem of a gift for someone special, and you’ve enjoyed all of my favourite wee finds. 1. Ahoi Marie Schifferbecher Anker, EUR9.90 from Ahoi Marie. 2. Silk yellow neck scarf with lace pattern, CHF75 (with free worldwide shipping) from […]

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What to order now for Christmas: Presents from Etsy, Part 9

Got a tricky person who seems to have it all ? Never know what to get them for Christmas? Bet they don’t have any of these little beauties from Etsy! 1. Bird house lamp, US$49 from Les Papillions de Nuit 2. Gold vermeil ‘Forget Me Knot’ ring, US$90 from White Fly. 3. A pair of […]

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