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Crate Couch DIY – A Visual Diary

Crate Couch DIY – A Visual Diary

After a few heavy days printing in the studio last month- I decided that we needed somewhere to relax. Our (although very cool!) school chairs just weren’t cutting it.  Enter: Crate Couch DIY! (#cratecouchDIY) I scoured the internet for reasonably priced sofa-style seating and had flashbacks of the couch-purchase for our home last year. (Unfortunately I seem to have expensive…

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Nikki McWilliams at the Ideal Home show at Christmas

Nikki McWilliams at the Ideal Home show at Christmas

If you’ve been following my blog over the last few weeks you’ll probably have guessed that by now I have set up shop for the week at Earl’s Court exhibition centre in London for the Ideal Home Christmas show! It’s taken a lot of planning but with a little help from friends and family it’s all come together nicely! I’m…

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AWOB (Absent With Out Blogging)

Night owls- I’ve been super busy and therefore a bit absent from the blogosphere- so here’s a wee video (it was made entirely using my phone- filmed and edited- so don’t judge!) of what I’ve been up to- for those who are interested! With only 8 days until we leave for London for the Ideal Home show– I’ll be doing…

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Handmade Nation & Etsy Craft Party updates

Handmade Nation & Etsy Craft Party updates

As I mentioned before, I’ve got a fair bit of blogging to catch up with! The screening of Handmade Nation was excellent last Wednesday. (Poster above by hellojenuine) I felt that I really connected with a lot of the folks interviewed in the film- not only sharing a love for the DIY ethic, but also the fantastic community that seemed…

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Dundee Etsy Craft Party

Dundee Etsy Craft Party

If you havn’t heard, it’s Etsy‘s fifth birthday this June 18th- and to celebrate there are Etsy Craft Parties springing up all over the world- bringing together Etsy shop-holders and crafty folks alike! And the really fanstastic news is that Jen and I at Dundee Jamboree are hosting Dundee’s very own Etsy Craft Party! We’re so pleased to be hosting…

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