Stencils – ideas and projects

I absolutely love the idea of using a stencil to do some artwork whether it is on fabric, wall or furniture.  I have seen so many beautiful posts on stencilling…

Add some Sparkle to St. Patrick’s Day celebrations!

St. Patrick’s Day on 17th March each year is a holiday that honors St. Patrick and celebrates all things Irish. May your troubles be less, And your blessing be more.…

Photo Transfer on Wood – Mod Podge Project

I read a lot about a photo transfer on wood which I thought was a great idea.. I decided to try it out. For this project you will need:- –…

Vintage Rose Set – using napkin decoupage

I ordered some beautiful napkins and could not wait to try some decoupaging with them.. something I have seen but never actually done myself.  I have decoupaged items using prints…

Mother’s Day gift idea – All that glitters…

I already posted a simple gift idea for Mother’s Day, which you can see here, so this is another post about making a simple but beautiful present for your mum.…

Mother’s Day gift idea – framed print

Mother’s Day is a modern celebration originating in North America, honoring one’s own mother, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. It is celebrated…

Upcycled nest of tables

I love painting furniture and breathing life into a piece that has been let down over the years. These nest of tables were solid wood and absolutely beautiful. A few…

Rocking Chair for a very Special Girl

This is one of my absolute favourite projects I have done so far.. Not only because it turned out great (if I say so myself), but because I made it…

Upcycling an old chair

So I got this gorgeous chair which was very old, rusty and unloved.. I thought it still had plenty of life left in it, so I decided to give it…

I am now on Twitter

Please follow my blog which is now also on Twitter! Wish me luck! @EvijawithLove #fromevijawithlove

My first ever decoupage project

Decoupage (or découpage) is the art of decorating an object by gluing coloured paper cutouts onto it in combination with special paint effects, gold leaf and so on. I was…

I am now on Facebook!

After publishing a few posts on my blog I decided to take the next step and create my own facebook page. I am extremely excited about this so I could…

Simple Chalkboard

This was my first attempt to make a chalkboard. It is very simple to do and for this project all you will need is a large photo frame (framed mirror or…

Embellished belt – DIY

I absolutely love the gorgeous bridal belts and thought I could give it a go myself.. All you need for this project:-

Vintage inspired lace photo frame

I love photographs and photo frames, I must have accumulated hundreds over the years.. I think they make a lovely present for any occasion too, so this may inspire someone…

Bookcase – from Drab to FAB

I quite like to go to our local amenity site to look for some unwanted items that I can turn into something nice and give it a second chance in life..

My FIRST post

Hi everyone and welcome to my blog.. This is my first ever post – YAY!  I am new to this so hang in there, there will be many more posts…

 

 

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