Lughnasadh (prounounced Loo-na-sa) falls on August 1st and is a Celtic festival that celebrates the first harvest of the year in honour of Lugh, the Celtic God of light and fire. Read on to learn more about this important festival in the Wheel of the Year.read more
Sometimes, you receive a card that you just can’t bear to throw away. You know the ones I mean. Do you hide them in a drawer? Yep. Me too! But then there are those really special cards, the ones that deserve so much more. Here’s a quirky little idea that’s simple, stylish and really cheap.read more
In last week’s post, I gave you a sneaky peek of the new bedroom furniture.
When I say new…
I mean upcycled.
What once was orange pine has been transformed into stylish, beautiful black.
With a quirky twist.
Well of course!read more
When the creative juices start flowing, things change around OneandSeventy. Since I last dropped into your In Box, I have painted and upcycled the bedroom furniture, complete with DIY skull knobs, dragged Beloved into three TK Maxx and two Homesense stores on the hunt for one beautiful chair, almost started World War III with the purchase of a gold flamingo, and traded skulls. It’s been a busy week!read more
Got a large, blank wall you want to fill on a budget and with very few supplies? You’ll never believe what this large, one-of-a-kind piece of art is made from. And the whole thing came in at less than a tenner. Now THAT’S what I call a bargain!read more
Click through to learn more about me and my world and how to go about gaining EXCLUSIVE access to Suzy Homemaker’s FREE resource library.read more
I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but insect art is everywhere right now, the most lovely of which is of the luscious gold variety. So naturally, I jumped right on that bandwagon and created my own.read more
You may have gathered by now, I have a bit of a skull thing going on. In my latest post, I share how I made a rather unusual home accessory!read more
Happy Litha! Wait…. Happy WHAT? Read on to learn about the Summer Solstice and discover some easy ways to celebrate the longest day of the year. There’s also a free Wiccan Blessing for summer for you to download.read more
With a little imagination and a few top tips, it’s easy to upcycle High Street street finds. These stylish flower pots got the Suzy Homemaker treatment, using freely available images and something we usually throw away. Can you guess what it is?read more
If you like a little stylish personality in your home, these Haus of Skulls make a gorgeous addition to your home.read more
Seasonal styling needn’t be complicated or expensive. By combining High Street finds with a little creativity, it’s easy to create a super simple summer mantel on a budget.read more
Welcome back to my world! I’ve had some down time recently and I’ve realised just how important that is. Down time promotes growth and out of growth, change is inevitable. Come and see what changes I’ve been making on the blog.read more
It’s Easter week. How will you be spending your spring break? Whether it’s a long weekend, or a long two weeks in the sun, I hope you manage some quality time off.read more