7 standout projects that will make you buy washi tape

Washi tape (also known as masking tape) is a decorative Japanesee tape that comes in the prettiest patterns and colors. There are hundreds of different styles, with all the patterns you could ever think of. I do love washi tape and everybody who loves design, handicraft and colors should love washi tape too. Here are 7 awesome projects made with washi tape that will convince … Continue reading 7 standout projects that will make you buy washi tape

Norwegian Wood – Foxtrot lampshade

In a previous post, I told you about the Bristol Folk House, an adult education centre and one of my favourite place in Bristol.Last month, I attended their Vintage hairstyling workshop, and yesterday,  I went back for the Lampshade workshop. The pitch was the following one: “Make your own beautiful lampshade in this fun workshop, led by an experienced tutor from Quincy Lampshades. Bring half … Continue reading Norwegian Wood – Foxtrot lampshade

Patchwork Pouffe

At the end of last year, I bought ‘Makery‘, a craft book presenting ’30 projects for the home, to make and to give’. The book was written by Kate Smith, co-owner of The Makery, a lovely craft hub located in Bath. One of the projects presented, a doughnut shape patchwork pouffe, caught my attention and I decided to try to make one. As I am … Continue reading Patchwork Pouffe

Vintage Hairstyle workshop at the Bristol Folk House

The Folk House in Bristol, is an amazing place. Not only it’s a cheap cafe serving healthy and nice food, and a roof for exhibitions, gigs and flea market, but it’s as well, and mostly, a unique adult education centre. Nowhere else in town can you find such a  variety of  classes and workshops. Do you want to learn Spanish, solve cryptic crosswords, take a … Continue reading Vintage Hairstyle workshop at the Bristol Folk House