home: made [ grapevine wreath ]

home: made [ grapevine wreath ]

This is a lovely idea for the festive season, and you can style it up however you wish.

This grapevine wreath is very simple to make and the natural rustic finish means you don’t have to be too precise. Use your own choice of foliage to create your own look.

Tutorial from hunker.com

home: event [ workshop roundup ]

home: event [ workshop roundup ]

If you have a desire to learn a new skill, or just like being creative, but not sure where to start, then fear not as today we look at some of the best workshops in London.

We found this great article at thenudge.com which shares 28 fab workshops, from embroidery to mosaic, life drawing to floristry with some of our favourites including Drink Shop Do, London Craft Club and Turning Earth.

Follow the link to have a read and be inspired.

home: made [ Christmas wreath ]

home: made [ Christmas wreath ]

Today’s post is all about this gorgeous door wreath combining pine cones & leaves, which you can then decorate with vivid colours.

Pick the colour pallete that works with your home. By simply cutting the cones in half you create a really lovely flower design. You can then paint random cones as you like.

Full tutorial at thehousethatlarsbuilt.com

home: made [ cane lampshade ]

home: made [ cane lampshade ]

Transform a old lampshade with this super easy tutorial from hunker.com.

Cane has become a popular choice in the home and is seen everywhere. This material is so versatile and can be added to existing furniture to give a boho vibe in minutes.

Head to hunker.com for all the details and start crating

home: event [ candle making workshop ]

home: event [ candle making workshop ]

At this time of year we are gearing up for Winter and Christmas, and as the nights get darker our homes become lit with candlelight for cosy feels.

Treat yourself to a candle workshop this Autumn and create a scent to suit your home. With various workshops across London and the South,

Head to Obby.co.uk to browse the selection. This is a great website to find craft courses and workshops near you.

[ from £45 ]

home: made [ printing ]

home: made [ printing ]

We discovered the amazing printing projects on Finnish photographer Kreetta’s blog Gretchen Gretchen, when browsing the Remodelista blog – and fell in love.

So creative and such simple printing ideas that are so very effective in creating beautiful modern print led patterns.

Create your own fabrics from her tutorials to in turn, make into table cloths, cushions, napkins, or even curtains – the ideas are endless.

Gretchen Gretchen

home: made [ coffee table ]

home: made [ coffee table ]

This weeks diy project we spotted is a good one, if a little bit complex.

This coffee table can be made if you have some basic woodwork skills, if not ask someone nicely to do it for you.

Either way this is an opportunity to design and make your own table, with wood choice you live and the dimensions to fit your space.

Head to themerrythought.com for the tutorial