Category Archives: DIY Projects

Landing Strip Makeover

In the next few months, unless something really unexpected occurs, Michael and I will be moving out of the sweet little apartment we’ve lived in for the last five years. We’re in the process of trying to buy a house … Continue reading

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How to Say I Love You in Irish

Happy Friday, everyone! I wanted to put together a little DIY Valentine in case you’re the last minute type, and in case your Valentine is particularly enamored of all things Irish. This will be such a hit and won’t take … Continue reading

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Simple Printed Wrapping Paper / Video on Evoke.ie

I’m over on Evoke.ie again today with a little video showing how to make this simple printed wrapping paper. One of my favorite tricks for wrapping gifts is to take inexpensive rolls and spruce them up with my own stamps … Continue reading

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A Christmas Card Magnet DIY and PicPack Giveaway

Happy Friday, friends! I thought I’d show you our Christmas cards this year and how I DIY jazzed them up with some cute magnets from PicPack! And then I thought I’d do a little giveaway of a pack of magnets … Continue reading

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DIY Velvet Ribbon Magnets

At the moment our magnet boards in the kitchen have more magnets than things to hold up, but after living without a magnetic fridge for four years, magnets feel like a novelty so I’ve been hoarding them. And these are … Continue reading

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Hot Chocolate Season / A DIY Gift

It’s finally gotten chilly here in Dublin. It took forever for winter to get here, thankfully, and now that it’s here I’m trying to remind myself that winter in Dublin means two things. Candle season (cosiness!) and hot chocolate season. … Continue reading

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Make It Videos with Evoke.ie / Mummy Treat Cans

Guess what’s going on today? More Halloween crafting! I made a video of these super cute mummy treat cans for Evoke.ie …And I actually made myself watch the video this time – anyone else hate watching themselves on video?! But it’s … Continue reading

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Cocktail DIY / Flower Petal Ice Cubes

    I love the idea of sprucing up water or cocktails with flower petal ice cubes. They add so much fun color that your drink is instantly more festive! My mother-in-law has billions of bright nasturtiums, and I knew … Continue reading

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DIY Painted Flower Pots for Confetti Online

I wrote a little post over on Confetti online that I thought you might enjoy. They’re the fastest, simplest painted flower pots. I think they’d make great centrepieces for a garden wedding or for a backyard barbecue. The best thing … Continue reading

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DIY Stamped and Watercolored Poem Greeting Cards

I have a confession to make. I do not actually need more greeting cards. I’m a recovering greeting card hoarder. I’d pick up pretty boxes of thank you notes and blank cards, mostly from TJMaxx, whenever I saw a new … Continue reading

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