DIY Sequin Quote Sun Hat

I am THE definition of an English Rose and I have always resented the fact that my Mum would smother me in patchy factor 50 and make me wear a T-shirt whilst swimming, it wasn’t a great look, but neither is sunburn!

This year I decided to look a little more put together by adding a staple piece to my holiday wardrobe, a sun hat with an interesting twist. Read on to find out how to create this simple DIY.

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Wire Signs DIY

I’m an avid user of Pinterest and after stumbling upon wire signs on a pin board I immediately fell in love.

I was directed to the Anthropologie website where unfortunately they were completely out of stock. My jaw dropped and for a moment I was gutted but then I thought why not give it a go myself. That way I can create something more personal like my favourite lyrics, a quote that inspires me or even something basic like ‘Welcome’.

That’s the beauty of DIY; you see something inspiring and then you put your own spin on it. If you were to create your own wire sign, what would it say?

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How to Decoupage a Vintage Table.

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Ever since I created my decoupage table it has become a beautiful centre piece in our living room. Believe it or not the original table I purchased for this D.I.Y only cost me £5! It was originally meant to be £10 but I fluttered my eyelashes and pointed out a large scratch along the surface. So always try to barter when purchasing second hand furniture, because you never know- you could bag a complete bargain. An added bonus was that I could use the pennies I had saved to buy some floral craft paper from Paperchase for my chosen design.

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Rental Sweet Rental

To be frank, rented spaces can be annoying and I for one cannot wait to get my own place. I can’t wait to splash a bit of colour on the walls and hang a picture without the worry of filling in puncture holes. However, having said that I also love how the limitations of my rental allow me to think outside the box and be creative with my decorations.

Here are a few little touches that have made my rented space seem a lot more inviting and somewhere that I feel proud to call home.

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