A Bedroom fit for Christmas

The tree is up. The fairy lights are on. Garlands have been strung and there is glitter EVERYWHERE. Christmas is finally here! I have upped my game with decorating this year to include adding a bit of festive cheer to the bedroom. I decided that we needed to have appropriately christmas-sy bedding this year so […]

Christmas Tree Skirt

I’m very pleased to say that after a year in the Unfinished Object (UFO) pile, my Christmas Tree skirt is finished!! Last year I took a patchwork and quilting class and this is the 2nd project that we were supposed to complete… Oops! I’ve actually not finished the first thing either but that’s a story […]

Craftaholics Anonymous Gift Exchange 2014

This is the 2nd year that I’ve taken part in the Craftaholics Anonymous Gift Exchange and it certainly didn’t disappoint! You can read all about my swap from last year with the lovely Courtney here, but this year I was teamed up with the equally amazing Angela who lives in Singapore 🙂 Isn’t it amazing that […]

Handy Tip 103: How To Store Christmas Lights

Christmas officially ended in the Bold household last weekend. The tree came down, all of the decorations were packed up and now my loft is bursting to the seams with Christmas cheer. I absolutely hate de-Christmassing my house but this year my mood was especially bad because once all of the red and gold goodness […]

Christmas Gifts 2013!

It’s no secret that I love reading about what people receive for Birthday’s and Christmases so I thought I would share with you my own spoils! Before we go any further I just want to say that I know I am one lucky girl and my family really do spoil me rotten! First and foremost, […]

Christmas Countdown: Merry Christmas

  MERRY CHRISTMAS GUYS! I can’t imagine that many of you are actually reading this on Christmas Day, but if you are then I thank you from the bottom of my heart. Hopefully I’m providing you with some respite from overbearing relatives 🙂 If you’re not reading this on Christmas Day, don’t worry, I’m not […]

Christmas Countdown: Happy Christmas Eve and Baking Stress

Happy Christmas Eve my little virtual elves! Are you feeling Christmassy? I have been moaning for weeks about not feeling festive but as I was driving to WORK on Monday morning something just clicked! I am finally starting to enjoy the most wonderful time of the year and I have Christmas songs on every chance […]

Christmas Countdown: How to Wrap a Bottle

I don’t know about you but I totally grudge buying bottle bags. 9 times out of 10 they look tacky and then minute you’re given that bag you know exactly what it is! Don’t get me wrong, I always appreciate wine but when I give it as a gift, I wrap it like a boss. […]