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Gift Wrapping in Black & White ~ with a little vintage touch

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Well hello my sweets, how about the Junk Bonanza going on all week! Did you catch it? Did you check out those amazing projects linked up in the linky party? Did you enter to win my crochet pillows that I made but didn't crochet? Anyway, today I am … [Continue reading...]

Junkers Unite with Vintage Crochet Pillows {and a Giveaway!}

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Hello Folks! Welcome to this special Monday on Songbird.  Today I am joining up with a team of the most creative women in blogland. They all have that magic touch to turn trash into treasure, or junk into jewels.  My project for our special event … [Continue reading...]

Easter Table Ideas

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Can you believe how fast Easter is approaching? Me neither. But I am slowly getting in the mood for it. Gathering up 15 wonderful, creative and yummy Easter table ideas sure helped. I hope you will find something you like in this gallery.   … [Continue reading...]

My Etsy shop Songbirdsnest is open!!!!!!

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Hi you guys. Just a heads up today. That I am restocking Songbirdsnest my Etsy shop filled with little vintage treasures.   I have already added quite a few new items and I will be adding more and more all through the week.     It had … [Continue reading...]

The creative business of blogging

Creative Businesses Course

  I was just standing there, holding my cup of tea in one hand, my conference map in the other and thinking whether I could somehow manage to free a hand to grab one of those tiny muffins they were serving. Just another coffee break during … [Continue reading...]

Spring wreath

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Hello everyone, today's update is a quick one, because the project I want to show you is a quick one too. This weekend I washed my windows! Amazing yeah, I know. And if you have been here before you'll know what that means.... Windows got washed, … [Continue reading...]

A bit of Spring washi tape decorating

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Good day my sweets. I have been busy this weekend. Mostly with fun things like playing with lots of flowers, starting the Flea market season, going for a Spring walk and playing decorator. I even got my hands dirty in the garden and then messed them … [Continue reading...]

Easy and Fun Window Sill Decoration

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Goodday everybody. Is it Spring yet for you? Here in the low lands we are smack dab in the middle of the most glorious Spring weather. Outside everything is coming out in the most amazing array of green colors. I had a three hour train ride this week … [Continue reading...]

Spring Mantel Update and a Design Team Member

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Howdie folks. Looks like I am back for real now. After I wrote my last post, thinking I was all in the clear, I found out that I had not only accidentally deleted some of my posts, but that my latest post wasn't going out to you guys, so nobody was … [Continue reading...]