Category: Tutorial

Pattern: Grandma’s TV Slippers

Grandma used to make these slippers for me, I remember her making them, and I remember just how comfy they were. I now make them for my children, who love them as much as...

Recipe: Chocolate Bar Popcorn

What you’ll need: Popcorn Chocolate bars (I used Moro’s) Butter Milk How to make it: Pop the popcorn. Cut the Moro’s into little bits, in a microwave bowl. Melt by 10 seconds at a...

Wedding Table Decorations

We decided to go for plain white tableclothes, with our table name cards on them, and something to do with a candle. I headed down to the local $2 shop, and bought some stones,...

Tutorial: Ring Bearer Pillow

You will need: Base material (mine is white satin) Contrasting material (mine is blue satin) Needle & thread Sewing machine (or you could hand sew) Rings 😉 How to make it: Cut the base...

Tutorial: Wedding Hair Bows

I made these hair bows for our wedding, for the flowergirls. What you’ll need: Ribbons – one wider than the other works best. Hair clip – $2 shops sell these String of beads Accessories...

Tutorial: Wedding Table Name Cards

We decided to save a bit of money by making a lot of the things ourselves. This included most of the table decorations. For this tutorial you will need: Card Ribbon Lighter (if you...

Tutorial: Wedding Favour Wine Glass Charms

During the wedding planning, we talked about what favours, if any, we were going to make. We decided we wanted something personal, something handmade, by us. Finally we chose to do wine charms, lovely...

52 Reasons Why I Love You

What you’ll need: a deck of cards a printer, or paper to write on a hole punch a ribbon, or something to hold it together with. Glue (or scrapbooking sticky stuff) How to make...

Tutorial: Coke Bottle Purse

You will need: 2 x 1.5 litre coke bottles (or similar) a zip hot glue gun a knife How to make it: Cut your bottles off, at the same place, at the bottom of...

Screenshot with Mac OX

This is something I want to do every now and again, and every time I have to fluff around trying different combos til I get it right. I figured I’d do a post to...

Tutorial: Christmas Cake Balls

So Christmas is over, and like most people, you probably have a lot of Christmas cake left over. So make yourself some Christmas Cake Balls. You will need: Christmas cake (or pudding) Juice (Orange...