Just a little post on how I reused a few Cath Kidston free magazines to make these (large!) bookmarks. You can order your free Cath Kidston magazine from their website here. They release a new magazine every few months, and they’re a nice little read with some gorgeous photo’s in. Attached to the front cover of each magazine is a fold out, patterned strip. Each magazine edition has a different print pattern on it. I simply cut off this strip of paper, and then laminate it! Or you could use some clear film to cover the front of the strip.…

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I decorated this little floral heart hanging last summer, and I love it, so I thought I would show you how I did it. I had a little tin heart hanging, which you can buy from various little gift shops or ebay for about £3. You also need some PVA glue, pretty tissue paper, and a paint brush. My tissue paper is just napkins from Tesco. I just painted the PVA glue onto the heart, and then layered on the tissue. Once one layer had dried, I added another. I like the wrinkly effect it gives 🙂

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After I saw a post on Pieces of Wonderful blog, where she used some gorgeous Cath Kidston tape to jazz up her belongings, I bought some for myself. I bought the masking tape on Amazon for £4.15 (free delivery), and the RRP is apparently £7. I know.. £7 for masking tape… jeeeez! I luckily had an e-voucher left over from some online surveys I did a while ago so spent my £4.15 and waited for the tape to arrive!  You get 3 mini rolls of masking tape with different Cath Kidston print designs on. I only really like the floral…

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A lovely company called Lulabells very kindly offered to send me one of their products to try out! The company sell some gorgeous items and are fully customiseable. They have some great gifts and items that would be perfect for a childs bedroom such as wall letters, letter blocks and clocks, and they also have some lovely wall murals and stickers. I chose some wall letters that spell out the word ‘Bake’ for my (mums) kitchen. I asked for them to be decorated with some Cath Kidston style patterns, and this is what I was lucky enough to receive! They…

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B&M have just built a big new store in my local town, so on Thursday I popped in to see what’s instore. I was plesantly surprised; they had a huge store with lots of lovely goodies and all at bargain prices! Here’s what I picked up 🙂 A gorgeous new duvet cover set. I have been after a more ‘grown up’ duvet cover set for a while, rather than my patchwork ones. I found this gorgeous set for only £12.99! Isn’t it pretty?   I also bought myself a new lampshade as my old one was bright pink and garish!…

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I came across this wonderful little shabby chic online store on Facebook. It’s called Ditsy Daisies, and postage in the UK is only £2.99 Regardless of size & weight with no hidden surcharges or administration costs. I just love all their cupcake items! So pretty 🙂 Check them out here. Here are some of my favourite products from the website: Retro Cupcakes Clock, £19.99 4 Photo holders, £15.99 Cupcake Metal Plaque, £11.99 Cupcake dessert spoons, £12.50 Wooden cake plaque, £13.99

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