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WIN! A shibori workshop with Karen and Pepa of Shibori Textiles

The shibori and indigo trends are showing no signs of slowing down. Would you like to learn how to dye your own fabric using the shibori technique from masters of the craft? If you’re in Sydney, or you can get yourself here, then you’re in luck!  To celebrate the launch of We Are Scout, Pepa […]

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10 DIY Christmas gift wrap ideas

It’s time to get Christmas wrapped up. If you’re looking for some DIY gift wrapping ideas look no further…

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5 New Christmas Craft Ideas for 2014

If you’re a little bit crafty or just fancy the idea of DIY, Christmas is the perfect time to practice your skills. Get your kids involved if they’re already on school holidays, or have a Christmas crafternoon with your friends and deck your halls with boughs of stuff you’ve made yourself. There is plethora of […]

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Christmas styling in pastels, gold, white and wood

How to make on-trend colours work in your home for Christmas. Lots of photos and a DIY wreath on the blog…

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TUTORIAL :: Make a gorgeous gold paper storage sack

This easy, fun and stylish tutorial is an excerpt from SCOUT magazine. I hope you enjoy the sneak peek…

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Make a braided cuff bangle using Hama beads

Make your own cuff for under $10, and it’s the perfect craft for older children to do in the school holidays. Pop over to the blog for more…

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Make: Chanel-Inspired Embellished Top

DIY Chanel-inspired top, via Tuts+. Photography by Mette Jakobsen. In my other job as editor of Crafts & DIY at Tuts+, I was inspired by Karl Lagerfeld’s  Chanel Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 collection to commission a DIY top. One of the pieces in the collection, a rolled-neck loose jumper, caught my eye. Featuring a scattering of confetti-like […]

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TUTORIAL :: Make the cutest Easter bunny softies from socks

Easter doesn’t have to be all about chocolate – skip the sugar rush (and the aftermath!) and give the kidlets these sweet little Easter bunny softies. Hop on over to the blog…

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TUTORIAL :: Sweet Easter bunny costume and egg hunt bag

Amp up the cute factor this Easter with my tutorial to make a bunny ear flower headband, matching fluffy tail and a little bag that’s perfect to collect chocolate treats in. Pop over to the blog…

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Win a customised love seat from Freedom

Freedom commissioned four Australian artists (including me, eep!) to customise love seats that you could win. Come and see the fabulous designs created by Emily Green, Lynes & Co, Georgia Perry and me, and for the competition details…

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Craft ideas for the holidays from SCOUT magazine

Here’s more of a peek inside my e-magazine. Let me tell you about some of the craft projects that you’ll find inside…

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