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MAKE A HANGING MACRAME PLANTER IN UNDER AN HOUR

By CRAFT

This video just got over 100,000 views on Youtube. Whoop! So I thought I’d post it again…

This week we’ve been having a 70s love-in and it wouldn’t be complete without a macrame planter, although I’m hesitant to use the word ‘macrame’ because it’s really just tying a few simple knots, nothing fancy.

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HOW TO CHOOSE THE PERFECT PLANTS (& KEEP THEM ALIVE!)

By INTERIORS
How to choose the perfect plants

How do you choose the perfect plant? I mean, apart from liking the way it looks, how do you go about finding out what it needs and why, and if it can survive where you plan to put it? It’s easy to buy one, they’re everywhere – online, in nurseries, at the supermarket – and they always look lush and green and… well, happy.

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BRING THE SPRING INDOORS – BEAUTIFUL PLANTERS

By INTERIORS

Going to your local garden centre in spring has to be one of the most rewarding DIY experiences of all, something which is sure to light up your homemaking heart with sunshine (even on a rainy day). Walking through the narrow aisles of exuberant greens, colourful flowers and plucky shrubs is instantly uplifting and, if you’re lucky, you may even spot a clandestine early butterfly or two chasing each other among the blooms.

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DIY DINOSAUR JUNGLE TERRARIUM

By CRAFT, KID WRANGLING

Years ago when Woolworths was still a familiar presence on the British high street, I bought myself a terrarium kit. However, it wasn’t the 70s and the recent pastiche-cool draw of the terrarium didn’t really exist, so they were were selling them off cheap – Ooh, I miss Woolies!

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