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Pincushion jar lids

Pincushion jar lids

Use this jar with the pincushion on top as a holder for stitchcraft items; it’s a clever way to display products and the jars have more than one function

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Shirred pillow

Shirred-pillow

To make this dreamy pillow is not as difficult as you may think

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Make your own loose collar: Peter Pan collar

Peter Pan collar

This collar will give any dress a whole new look and, to top it all, detachable collars are right on trend in the fashion stakes

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Worry dolls

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Legend has it that these dolls remove a child’s worries during the night so they sleep peacefully

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Window dressing

Curtain

Sew a set of soft feminine drapes for your bedroom, trimmed with lace and crochet and decorated with fabric corsages and a pretty textured border

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Do screen printing

Screen printing

We show you how to screen print your own fabric

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Pretty and practical pencil case

Pencil case

We used a cardboard tube that chips are packaged in and transformed it into a pretty pencil case

Fashion

Klûk CGDT: The new Bree Street boutique

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One of our favourite local labels gave its store a massive makeover

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Decoupage fabric onto tiles

Decoupage fabric

We show you how easy it is to decorate tiles yourself, using pieces of fabric

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Lace-topped curtain and tablecloth curtain

Tablecloth curtain

By using pieces of lace, you can transform a room into a beautiful retreat

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Décor idea: Screen print your silhouette, step by step

Silhouette

How to make your décor more personal, step by step.

Beauty

Your winter don’t list

Winter-skin-don'ts

Taking these precautions will help you care for your skin this season.

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Hot-water bottle cover

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Children will love this hot-water bottle cover. Follow our easy steps to ensure your little one is kept warm at night.

Décor

A lesson in print

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Let the story behind three of our favourite fabrics inspire your home décor.

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Pincushion

Zakka-pincushion

Zakka is a beautiful way of designing and making small things.

Home

Perfect your outdoor living space

Outdoor living spaces need special fabrics – we’ve got the right tips for your choice.

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Round floor cushions in three sizes

KussingWeb

Transform your living room this winter with cushions for your floor.

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How to make pot-holders

Main

Give gorgeous fabric cutoffs a second chance by turning them into cute and quirky potholders.

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Multipurpose crates

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These crates double as storage space for toys, and seating around a small table.

DIY

One chair, two new looks

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We show you two ways to put a new spin on a dated chair.

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Fabric rose pumps

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Spruce up your pumps with this clever idea.

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Cross-stitch cushion

Cross-stitch-cushion

Use cross-stitch to give your items a fresh new look.

Home

Sleeping beauties

A romantic four-poster bed

Here are four ways to dress your four-poster for maximum romance.

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Pattern pleasure

Pattern-pleasure

By changing a rolling pin into a pattern roller you have a clever way to decorate any kind of fabric or paper.

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Photo décor

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Use your favourite photos as décor elements for your house.

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Transfer photos onto fabric

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Learn how to transfer your favourite photos onto fabric.

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Ottoman cover

Ottoman

We show you how can incorporate some art into your home.

Fashion

Scotch & Soda is coming to SA

ScotchSoda

Iconic Dutch brand Scotch & Soda will be opening shop in Johannesburg.

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Sweet dreams: Quilt

Dream-bedroom

Create a dream bedroom where all the elements flow together seamlessly.

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Scottish terrier appliqué

Scottish-terrier

A framed houndstooth print and an appliquéd Scottish terrier create a focus point.