home: made [ wall hanging ]
We love a good home project and HomeyOhMy blog is at the top of brilliant projects to inspire you.
This modern tassle wall hanging is a great tutorial to follow and creates a really super wall hanging when complete.
With very simple and easily accessible items the project is straight forward and easy to follow.
Follow their blog for other great DIY inspirations.
home: made [ laundry basket ]
As functional as a laundry basket is, it’s not always easy to find one that works in your space. So why not make your own!
This tutorial from abeautifulmess.com takes you through the steps of making a cotton and canvas bag with handles. It will stand in a corner of a room or you can hang it off the back of a door.
Personalise it with your choice of fabric for the perfect practical accessory.
home: made [ painted plates ]
Head to DIYnCrafts to find 25 great diy ideas to design and get creative with plates design.
Create unique, personalised, colour specific, pattern specific, or even event specific – for that perfect gift, to create to perfect place setting or to match in with your home decor.
You could use a fun image and the name to personalise for a kids party or christening gift. Or you could design a pattern in the colours perfect for your wedding. Or even for a home dinner party customise each plate so it’s personal to the guest using it.
home: event [ macrame workshop ]
Get yourself along to this fab workshop hosted by Lark & Fable at West Elm, Tottenham Court Rd. Learn how make a classic macrame plant hanger, acquiring all the techniques along the way.
A great evening spent learning a new skill and of course going home with a new plant hanger. Plus you can take your own drink along to enjoy throughout.
Get tickets from eventbrite.co.uk [ £25 ]
Thursday 28th June
home: made [ kitchen magnets ]
Looking for a cute easy project to make some great kitchen magnets? We found three great online projects
First, a fun simple project. Metallics are very on trend so how about getting some colourful alphabet magnets and spraying them with a metallic paint? It’s so quick and effective. They’ll be fun for the kids but still look stylish in your kitchen. Head to Kojo Designs for the full tutorial.
Second, a handy mini storage project. Create magnetic little boxes to pop pens, cutlery, plants or anything else small that might need containing – using vintage tins or tins from certain food products and then attach good strong magnets to them with strong glue.
And third, try hand painting some stones and attach magnets to make handy memo holders! Use geometric designs for a great on trend look and paint with colours to match your interior. Or even add initials on to personalise them.
Check out the tutorial from Alisa Burke
home: event [ interiors styling for photo shoots workshop ]
Excellent interiors styling work shop for designers in London, this November. Book now for get your place on this informative workshop covering styling, photo shoots, and the business surrounding interior styling.
For more information and for booking click here.
Interiors magazines are full of beautifully styled interiors oozing with ambience, but what are the skills that an interior designer will require, in order to take a real-life home and turn it into a beautifully styled interior? This workshop will illuminate the trade secrets and practicalities of styling for shoots, with careful scrutiny of successful projects and a host of insider tips.
£86.40 – £150
DATE AND TIME
Thu, November 15, 2018
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM GMT
7th Floor, Meeting Room 1, societyM
citizenM Hotel Tower of London
40 Trinity Square
home: made [ beaded chandeliers ]
Beaded chandeliers have become extremely popular recently, as lighting choices increase and become more accessible.
Unfortunately these chandeliers can be quiet expensive, so why not try making your own. There are various designs to choose from and it won’t cost a fortune.
We have found some tutorials to guide you.