Winter Warmer – Cardamom Coffee Recipe

During this past chilly week I have discovered a lovely way to make coffee, and it makes me feel like I am sitting in an exotic bedouin tent as opposed to being freezing in a drafty old house mid-winter.  Being a coffee fanatic, I drink coffee according to mood.  Latte usually in the day as … Continue reading Winter Warmer – Cardamom Coffee Recipe

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How to make your own scented soy candles

Scented candles are incredibly popular at the moment, but can also be very expensive for long-lasted, heavily scented soy versions.  I love ones by True Grace, Diptyque, Tom Dixon, Kenneth Turner and the Cowshed -but they come at a hefty price tag, especially as I burn them constantly. So I decided to make my own … Continue reading How to make your own scented soy candles

Tutorial – Plaster and Gold Leaf feathers

I have had a couple of queries about my plaster and gold feathers, so I thought I would put a tutorial up about making them.  They are quite fiddly to make, but perseverance makes it possible! They look great framed, or randomly lying about.  I balance mine on top of picture frames or keep them … Continue reading Tutorial – Plaster and Gold Leaf feathers