Tea DIY

Making your house a home with simple DIY projects is one of the great joys of vintage living. Taking what is old and giving it new life, imagining possibilities and reviving the story of something that is otherwise forgotten. I have a few tea caddys no longer in service and they have sat prettily on…

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Learning to Knit

Being at the mercy of anything isn’t a good feeling, and yet everyday I watch on as we become more and more dependent on the market around us. First it started out as marketing services for the time poor, yet gradually the insidious creep of helplessness is engulfing a generation. It may sound dramatic, but…

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Sew Inspired

Now that I have my new glasses, I’m all inspired to rummage through my fabric stash and start turning it into brand new vintage creations.   I may have to make a deal with myself though, as the pile of repairs is even larger than the fabric stash. Maybe make one new thing for every…

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