D.I.Y Bottle Light...


This Bacardi bottle was just too nice to throw away. I tried to throw it. But thought. What can I do to keep it? I thought of making it into a cake stand bottom!?! it was just a bit to tall. A vase!?! Yes nice idea. Just not wide enough for many flowers. A candle holder. Yes i can see this. Not got the rights size candles in to fit.

Oh yes got it. A lamp. It looks beautiful on my shelve along side some glasses. Photos do not do it justice!! Waiting to go aside some Christmas drinks now...


You will need~
  • An empty beautiful bottle { washed out and completely dry}
  • Some battery operated fairy lights {I picked mine up from Pound shop}
What to do~
  1. Simple place the fairy lights into the glass bottle.
  2. leave the battery pack outside at the back to turn the lights on and off easy.


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Creative Mondays And This Weeks Featured Blogs...



Hello and welcome to a Creative Mondays...

What has got you creative this week?

Don't forget you can also tweet your links to me and I will RT the links to my follower and favourite them.

I will also re tweet link you post to Twitter that you post from linky tools too...

@clairejustineo #CreativeMondays

By linking up you are giving me permission to maybe feature your post next week..

This weeks Creative Monday feature and pinned blogs are-
Glam Volution

Inspired by Disney's FROZEN, a Princess Anna dress up apron tutorial
Ruffles And Rainboots
CRATE MAKEOVER
Doodle Buddies

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Lou Lou Girls
Maschas Buch
Bacon Time With The Hungry Hypo
CrystelleBoutique - yummy potluck recipe - Favorite Broccoli Salad
Crystelle Boutique
Garments Speech
Be Creative Mommy
Judys Card Making And Papercrafts
Feel free to grab the button if you have been featured on my blog buttons page ....
  • Link up your creative, recipe, crafty, outfit or anything creative posts.
  • Link as many posts up as you would like to. 
  • Please try to visit a few posts on the list to make the hop fun. 
  • Would be great if you could grab the Creative Monday button or a text link and place it somewhere on your blog to help spread the word? 
  • You can also post the hop if you would like? Code for the hop is below and button codes in on my button page.
  • Have fun hoping around and see what has got everyone creative this week. 
  • Be great if you would like to follow? let me know if you do, so I can stop by and follow back.
  • Don't forget to tweet me your links so I can re-tweet them.

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Home Made Easter Bonnet...


My daughter has been waiting patiently over the last few weeks to wear her Easter bonnet. Pictured above she was so excited to get it made up. We decorated this hat in no time at all and then saved it until Easter for her to dress up in. Now we have lots of other crafty bit to finish off quickly today for Easter Sunday. Easter baskets, glittery eggs and Easter cakes to name just a few.


Don't you just love the pound shops? We always find something crafty and cheap in these shops. Everything above was only a pound each, the little sets of nest and the set of chicks all from the pound shops apart from the ribbon. I picked up this sweet lemon reel up from Lidl but still only £1.00 a roll.


What you need-
  • A Easter hat
  • Some ribbon
  • Little Easter chickens
  • Little Easter nest
  • Coloured feathers ( I picked ours off a fancy scarf, picked up at the £1.00 shop!)
  • Strong glue



What to do-
  • Measure a nice big length of ribbon, enough to go around the hat and to tie a nice big bow up.
  • Glue the ribbon to hold in place.
  • Leave to dry.
  • Make a pattern you like with some of the nests and chicks.
  • Glue in place.
  • Leave to dry. 
  • Easy eh!!




All ready now for the Easter egg hunt tomorrow...


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St Patrick's Day Creative Mondays And Features...


Hello and welcome to Creative Mondays blog hop...

What has got you creative this week?

Me~

Don't forget you can also tweet your links to me and I will RT the links to my follower and favourite them. I will also re tweet link you post to Twitter that you post from linky tools too...

@clairejustineo #CreativeMondays

By linking up you are giving me permission to maybe feature your post next week...

This weeks Creative Monday feature and pinned blogs have all got green in and fun for St Patrick's Day-

Punky Little Diyer
Serger Pepper's Basic Leggings pattern | SewsNBows
Sews N Bows.com
Its Always Ruetten
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Refashioned : Sleeveless Jumper Upcycled...



I love these little jumpers my daughter grown out of years ago.

So I refashioned a sleeveless jumper I picked up from Primark on the sale rail last year for £1.00.

I never yet wore this jumper as I love the colour but it just needed something more.

A princess logo to remind me of my princess when she is at school!! Perfect...




Now I'm wondering where to put Minnie mouse?

Maybe on a jacket?


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Up Fashioned Ruby Slipper Style Glitter Shoes...


Have I created the perfect pair of shoes?  "No"

Have I created the perfect ornament?  "yeah!!!!"

I love love love this pair of shoes, think Dorothy from The Wizard Of Oz's shoes with heels!!

But this was a pair I brought years ago from the car boot sale that don't fit....

I brought these shoes cos the were brand new, I didn't really like them but for a £1.00 and new they were a bargain.

I might have liked them , if they fit but...

I got them home but they were to small.

Stored..

For years in the garage...

Ahh "these can be my modge podge glitter shoe test pair right!!" "I thought"

Modge podge, glitter, a wilkhow tutorial and a pair of unused shoes, simple eh?

Oh and some red nail polish to change the brown bit at the toes...

Might not fit me but they look amazing on my widow, catching the sunshine and shining glitter..

Great for a photo shoots though!?!







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