Category Archives: Distractions

How to recycle a pair of jeans into a baby dress

You Say Recycling, They Say Upcycling

I say, how about let’s cut the legs off a pair of Levi’s 501s to make high waisted denim shorts in time for the festival season? And don’t throw the legs away… recycle them too… … into a denim dress for a

How to recycle a pair of jeans into a baby dress

You Say Recycling, They Say Upcycling

I say, how about let’s cut the legs off a pair of Levi’s 501s to make high waisted denim shorts in time for the festival season? And don’t throw the legs away… recycle them too… … into a denim dress for a

Moroccan Pouf

Moroccan Poufs

This is not a reference to homosexuals from North Africa as a friend first thought when I offered her one! As a fellow Florence Broadhurst fan, she’d bought me a cut of her favourite pattern and I thought whilst I was on a roll

Moroccan Pouf

Moroccan Poufs

This is not a reference to homosexuals from North Africa as a friend first thought when I offered her one! As a fellow Florence Broadhurst fan, she’d bought me a cut of her favourite pattern and I thought whilst I was on a roll

Floor cushions Florence Broadhurst

Bespoke Bench Cushions & Planking

In other non-bee news… I’ve been a busy bee (can’t help myself) preparing The Borrowers Mansion for official hosting. A wealth of friends have been to visit my 50sq m and plenty of tea for two has been served. Plans are being put

Floor cushions Florence Broadhurst

Bespoke Bench Cushions & Planking

In other non-bee news… I’ve been a busy bee (can’t help myself) preparing The Borrowers Mansion for official hosting. A wealth of friends have been to visit my 50sq m and plenty of tea for two has been served. Plans are being put

The Art of Levitation

Perhaps I’m looking for escapism or for some higher force – a distraction from the daily noise. Right now it’s very very noisy (apart from when I’m at beekeeping class). Sometimes you’ve just got to ride it out. As I’m

The Art of Levitation

Perhaps I’m looking for escapism or for some higher force – a distraction from the daily noise. Right now it’s very very noisy (apart from when I’m at beekeeping class). Sometimes you’ve just got to ride it out. As I’m

Lust. Want. Uniqlo?

As a LUST-er of Peter Pillotto and print stuff, I nearly jumped off a bus I was on when it went past Uniqlo’s store on Regent Street. Yes I know. BUT it’s not those multicoloured down jackets in different colours

Lust. Want. Uniqlo?

As a LUST-er of Peter Pillotto and print stuff, I nearly jumped off a bus I was on when it went past Uniqlo’s store on Regent Street. Yes I know. BUT it’s not those multicoloured down jackets in different colours

Shoe Lovin’

Let’s not blog about women today just because it’s International Women’s Day. Let’s write about how cool women are all the time, or whenever we want. Advanced warning – this post involves shopping, shoes and a hot man, so if

Shoe Lovin’

Let’s not blog about women today just because it’s International Women’s Day. Let’s write about how cool women are all the time, or whenever we want. Advanced warning – this post involves shopping, shoes and a hot man, so if