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Let’s all take a moment to pause and appreciate the treasures you can find in thrift stores! I found these wooden tray’s the other day for 50c each – bargain! I just knew that I could make them awesome, and so the retro painted wooden jewellery tray was born. Materials & instructions are below MATERIALS…

I can’t stop looking for homemade soap recipes. I’ve never made soap before but am really keen to try it out. This year I really want to get more in tune with my inner DIY-goddess. More DIY home decor, more DIY gifts, more DIY beauty products. If anyone has had a go making soap, how did…

2 comments
  • LizMarch 7, 2015 - 5:47 am

    OMG those macaron soaps – so cute! I’m too lazy to ever make homemade soap, and we get great bars of soap at Whole Foods for $2. But it does make a cute, cheap gift!ReplyCancel

    • mgncronje@gmail.comMarch 7, 2015 - 9:03 am

      I hear ha Liz! That’s awesome that you have access to great soaps for so cheap!! Definitely makes cute gifts!ReplyCancel

This is truly an improvised DIY Wrapping tutorial. Ideally, you would want to be using fern and green wire to secure, but all I could find was Rosemary and Sticky Tape. That shouldn’t stop one from letting their creativity flow. So with that being said – on with the tutorial! What you’ll need A Christmas…

Tis the season to be wrapping!! But how annoying is it when you have multiple wrapping paper rolls with loose pieces of paper hanging of the end. You’ve tried sticky tape to hold the paper down, but the next time you go to use the paper, the sticky tape rips it. Not the biggest problem…

Okay, time to be honest. I’m a real sucker when it comes to giving gifts. I can’t just give one present and leave it at that. So, yesterday was my dear friend Liron’s birthday. Earlier this week she told me that two of her favourite treats were “clinkers and marshmallows”. So I thought I’d put…