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    A crafty corner

    by  • November 12, 2013 • 'The Room I Envy' by ..., Stylish living, Uncategorized • 2 Comments

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    I don’t need a home office. I get the train into work every day and I actually enjoy my commute. I (nearly) always get a seat, so I sit and read my book for half an hour. It’s a lovely way to start the day – when the trains are running, that is…

    However, although I don’t need a traditional office space, a pretty little craft corner like this would

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    Friday's Fetish: craft spaces

    by  • January 29, 2010 • Uncategorized • 2 Comments

    Every time I get attached to a craft room decorating idea, an even better one comes along!! … ah well, looks like I’ll have to update it again … such a chore!

    This one from housetohome.co.uk is perfect – it even has a handy ribbon shelf! Here’s how to get the look:

    1) Set aside an organised area where you can work on your hobbies or home projects

    2) Team trestle table legs with a separate worktop to create a desk that fits your space

    3) Invest in clever storage units, floating shelves and oversized baskets to store material, rolls of fabric and all your equipment

    4) Create a mood board where you can pin up your favourite fabrics, magazine cuttings and fabric samples

    room envy - my dream craft space

    room envy - my dream craft space

    Ready to dust off your scissors and heave out the old sewing machine? Check out housetohome.co.uk‘s Craft Section for more tips and ideas.

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