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Colour Inspiration July ~ 'Crafty'

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Colour Inspiration July ~ 'Crafty'

Are you a multi-crafter?  I am, especially at this time of year when hand-crafts that can be done from the comfort of a blanket den are an appealing way to spend an evening.

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Competition Details ~ First Birthday Celebrations!

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Competition Details ~ First Birthday Celebrations!

Can you believe it has been a whole year of Nellie Joans?!  This past year has brought me so much joy that I'm planning on celebrating for the whole month of July with exciting competitions and giveaways!

This blog post will be updated with competition details as the month goes on but all entries are over on our Instagram @nelliejoans 

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Monthly Musing ~ Playing Catch-up!

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Monthly Musing ~ Playing Catch-up!

I've returned from holiday and I'm enjoying being back amongst the pretty fabrics, soft laces and colourful elastics.  I have a wee bit of work to catch-up on so luckily I enjoy a good to-do list.  I feel a smug sense of satisfaction from writing down a list of intentions and that's even before I start ticking them off! 

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Meet the Maker ~ 7 Questions with Laura

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Meet the Maker ~ 7 Questions with Laura

My interviewee for May is Laura and talk about life as a creative!  Laura had a chat to me about one of her creative outlets, lingerie sewing... 

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My match-up's ~ Hanna bralette and Montgomery briefs : The Foster kit

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My match-up's ~ Hanna bralette and Montgomery briefs : The Foster kit

I love pretty, sheer, delicate looking briefs and the materials in 'The Foster' kit worked perfectly for both briefs and bra.

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