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I’m not a Mummy Blogger but…

I’m not a Mummy Blogger but…

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So I don’t really consider myself a ‘mummy blogger’, just because I am a mum and I blog doesn’t automatically put me in that category does it? (Not that there is anything wrong with being a mummy blogger…) I just I don’t really know where my blog fits into the whole scheme of things, craft/lifestyle/personal blog perhaps? Generally I steer…

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Blythe Stylin’ – Perty gets a Kimono

Blythe Stylin’ – Perty gets a Kimono

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I couldn’t resist making Perty a kimono, especially after picking up these adorable Blythe sized Geta sandals and Tabi sock combo (Japanese flip flops with special toe socks) from Junie Moon in Tokyo. It’s technically a Yukata as it is made of cotton for informal wear. I used some of my fabric scraps, and fittingly, I think the fabric I…

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Japan hearts Miffy…

Japan hearts Miffy…

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Most of you probably know and love Miffy, she is just the most adorable bunny that ever existed, yes? Well the Japanese seem to think so. They love Miffy BIG TIME! Probably not as much as Hello Kitty, but quite a lot. She is on everything you could possibly think of.I thought I’d share my Miffy purchases with you…You have…

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Pretty Perty, our new Blythe…

Pretty Perty, our new Blythe…

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We have a new addition to our little family…Meet Perty, my, *cough* I mean Emma’s new Blythe doll. I thought it was a great opportunity to pick up a Blythe doll whilst in Japan, as they can be quite expensive here in Australia as you need to purchase them online (shipping is always a killer). I was looking out for…

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Look what my dad made…

Look what my dad made…

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You saw some of my mum’s crafty work yesterday, today I present you with the handywork of my dad…As a gift for Emma’s second birthday, he built her a little play kitchen out of an ikea bedside table and bits and pieces from his shed. It has everything a little chef could want, a hotplate with a real light that…

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Look what my mum made…

Look what my mum made…

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This is the bias binding my mum makes, people have been asking to buy it for years and she has finally agreed to make some for sale. So here it is for you to use and make your next project look amazing. I asked her to make pretty printed binding because it’s really hard to find, and making it yourself…

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