Kitchen Make-Over Series Part V: Stove Top

Hi Everyone! Here is the before picture of our Stove top. It had a series of updating but this is not how I wanted it to look like. The gray part are aluminum paper and those stripes behind the stove are kitchen panels from Ikea. This is an eye sore in our kitchen and I Read More

How to Spray Paint a Chandelier

Hi Everyone!Here is another project of mine which has been sitting for quite awhile. This is one of the chandelier I bought from Craiglist.com for $10sgd.The process... wiping and brushing of all the dust cover the bulb socket Cover the area where you are going to do the spray painting.  Spray layer by layer.  This Read More

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Hi Everyone! I hope you had a wonderful day! Today, is a very productive day. Warning: What you are about to see is very disturbing. Not for the faint hearted. Allow me to give a little insight about  this kitchen sink cabinet. It has always been like this even before we came in. We've never Read More

Hello Everyone! It has been another tiring day for me. I just finished painting another wall of our kitchen. Now, I am  going to decorate a part of the wall with these wooden letters. I bought  3 square mirrors from Ikea a long time ago but never  used it. I would say it was a Read More

Kitchen Make-over Series Part II

Good day everyone!Yesterday, I was really  feeling lazy but after I bought the paint I cannot wait to paint  the kitchen wall.  It took me  3 hours to finished just one wall. It was worth all the labour.Before work in progress  - painting  the wall  with yellow ( i chose the odour-less paint, which is Read More

I’m feeling lazy…

Hi Everyone!Today, I should be painting our kitchen pink wall but just looking at it for a couple of minutes, I started to get tired. I know painting can sometimes be a daunting task.To uplift my mood, I kept on looking at these images that I found in google. hmmp I  like my bathroom to Read More

My Singer Sewing Machines

Hi everyone!I have been addicted to dress making to the point I asked my husband to buy me an overlocker/serger. I wanted my creations to be professional looking and clean underneath. Here are my Singer buddies: My first ever sewing  machine is Singer.At that time when I bought this, it was just for the sake of easy alteration and Read More

Kitchen Make-over Part 1

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Good day Everyone! First of all, I would like to apologize to all my readers  for not posting here for quite a while. Life was kind of very busy. Since, I'll be spending most of  my time at home again  I would surely have something new for you to read. Now, let's get to my Read More

Putting our child in Day Care

Hi Everyone!It has been a  while I haven't post a new blog and I really missed doing it. I have been busy looking for a career. This is always a dilemma for all parents who are working - who's  going to take care of my kid or children while we go  to work?. Some parents would Read More

Hi everyone!Today, I will be  sharing with you how to re-cycle old T-shirts to make longsleeves shirt for my baby. Here I used my hubby's T-shirt  because its big. As long as you know how to sew,  you will be fine with this project. So, read on for the process.Step 1.Lay down old T-shirt (wrongside). i forgot Read More

How To Sew a Tube Dress

hi everyone,i have been very busy with sewing lately. here's another DIY using my existing tank top to make a tube dress. cut the tank top from end to end of the arm hole prepare your fabric of choice. for a large size, 1 meter  is enough. wrap it around your waist  and measure your desired  fit Read More

DIY: how to make a throw pillow case

Hi everyone!I bought a throw  pillow from my ever  beloved thrift store and got it for 1sgd. i dressed it with pink stripes envelope style casing. So, here are the procedures.... measure fabric. for the front give at least 1" for the seam  all sides.  the back side should be longer than the front for overlaping and don't Read More

Hi everyone!I love baking chocolate crinkles  and I ended up guilty throwing the cocoa plastic boxes to the trash. As  much as i can i recycle. I needed small vases for my bday table  setting. a bulb just popped on my head. so, i made the cocoa plastic box as  flower vase. I just cover Read More

One way to make cheap picture frames

Hi everyone!Me and Hubby had discussed to make a photo gallery on one of our living room wall.Here's what I did:I bought  a plastic cardboard then cut to desired size. To make a border, I used electrical tape (black). It is easy to change the pictures every now and then. The end result. Thank you Read More

Fabric Paint

Hi Everyone, I  have been looking around my area for fabric paint and most  of the stores do not have it. I went to Northpoint Mall Popular. Yes,  they  do have. But it comes with many colors and small boxes. I was looking for individual colors  and containers. Good thing, we went to Orchard yesterday Read More

DIY Sunburst Wall Clock

Hi Everyone!I am so  addicted to sunburst design even our bedroom wall  clock has  no way escaping my addiction :DThings you need: wall clock  of your  choice, spray paint, chopsticks (by the way, I bought this at thriftstore for 1sgd) and  hot glue  gun Lay down the chopstick and mark the clock of their position. The Read More

DIY Black and White Stripes Monogram

Hi Everyone! I have been seeing so  many silhouette art in the blogosphere and I wanted to give it a try. The result is not so good to my liking.  Anyway, here it is... This is better displayed in a kids room than in the kitchen. So, I  have decided to repaint  it with black  and Read More


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