How to make fake embroidered patches

Have you ever bought a pair of shoes that you don’t wear? My childhood trauma of never being able to buy shoes back home- I had huge feet that they didn’t stock sizes for (and had to shop overseas)- is making me overcompensate by being a total shoe fiend now. I have an entire cupboard of… Read more »

Top Tuesday: 10 best statement jewelry

To post or not to post. That is the question. I once read that Pete Cashmore posted up to 6 times a day when he first started Mashable. So obviously I had to 1 up him and post SEVEN times when I rebooted Hapiness, Wherever. Of course, that didn’t last 😛 It dwindled, but posting… Read more »

Round-up: Best jewellery dish DIYs

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Begging notice: I only have 2 followers at the moment, so any new ones would be loved to death! Recently, I re-discovered my cheese obsession. Not the best choice when trying to lose weight. However, I did read that eating cheese and butter actually HELPS weight loss because they’re so… Read more »

Top Tuesday: Best Spray Paint DIYs

I think spray paint is an amazing addition to the cupboard of any DIY-er/ crafter. It really gives a piece more oomph and makes it look more upmarket. And it’s so versatile! Unfortunately, it doesn’t make sense to get it if you only have 1 project to make so I thought a list of 3… Read more »

  • Meet Kim & Kofi, who are helping save endangered animals with K&K Labs

    Back in November 2016, I was running a Makers & Friends pop-up at Greenwich Market. Kim had a beautiful stall (K&K Labs) selling really eye catching scarves right outside my shop and we got to chatting. In fact, she even joined us for our first foray into the Scottish market, when we popped up on… Read more »

  • Festival butterfly bracelet DIY

    Today’s DIY is a collaboration with a fellow blogger, Majeang, who I met at a blogging event. Lucky her has been travelling everywhere over the last few weeks, so the theme of today’s boho DIY is inspired by her travels- check out her blog to read all about her amazing escapades!!   What you need… Read more »

  • Father’s Day DIY Gift: Longan Tomato Chutney Jam

    Love or hate Facebook, I must say it’s been great for creating a sense of community. I’m part of this (amazing) DIY bloggers Facebook Group where, every month, bloggers from all round the world do a collaborative DIY challenge. Last month, it was upcycling a thrifted item and this month, it’s making a Father’s Day… Read more »

  • How to turn €1 curtain pulls into earrings that look like that cost €50

    So I was in Dusseldorf for work a few weeks ago- this is my 3rd time there for the Packaging & Process exhibition Interpack (not very exciting I know but there is a lot of free chocolate :P) and a guide to Dusseldorf for crafters will be coming soon! – and picked up some €1… Read more »

  • No tools magazine inspired ring DIY

    I saw this ring I really liked in a magazine- can’t remember the brand but was thinking, hey it looks a lot like the Links bracelet DIY I did, bet I can make it as a ring!  So here’s my take on it 🙂   What you need Silver metal spacers At least 2 pearls… Read more »

  • 3 ingredient, 3 minute spicy, creamy pasta

    I recently had an epiphany. Even though I don’t think of myself as a foodie- unlike fellow Singaporeans, I would never queue up for more than 15 minutes for food, for example- and don’t particularly think of myself as an avid baker or cook, I spend hours every day looking at food recipes!! So I guess, maybe… Read more »

  • Meet Ruth, Blogger of the Year at the Herald Fashion Awards

    You know how bloggers always say the best thing about being a blogger is the community? To be honest, I was always a little sceptical when I read comments like that – it sounded just like the PC  and “right” thing to say. I mean I’d met nice people blogging, but nothing out of the… Read more »

  • Turning washers into a statement necklace DIY

    What do you like about crafting? For me, I love the challenge of turning something into something totally different. (Which is why I love my collaborative projects with other bloggers in which we pick a common theme, such as rainbow jewelry, and then independently create a DIY for it. It’s soooo fascinating to see how… Read more »

  • How to make a gemstone ring without tools

    How long do you keep your craft supplies? I’ve had this thin wire since I was 8 years old! Much as I love having a wide variety of stuff to work with, seeing it around for over 20 years is getting on my nerves so I’ve come up with a number of DIYs to use… Read more »

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