Tag: decoupage

A job lot of cheap frames and a bit of découpage

I’ve edited and re-blogged this post because I’ve tried a few experiments since writing the original and have met with improved results. What follows below is the original post in part with new material after the second horizontal line. I’ve been at the découpage again. A trip to Oxfam last weekend resulted in the purchase of four cheap…

Really getting into this découpage thing now

Roy brought home a present for me on Saturday: a miniature chest of drawers he’d picked up for seven quid in Sainsbury’s. He knows I love this sort of thing and I was so SO chuffed with this pressie, especially because I’d just ordered a couple of hundred reams of découpage paper. I set to work, and you…

I’ve discovered découpage

I’ve spruced up the chair I use when I’m making reeds, and this is the first time I’ve ever done any découpage so I feel like showing off a bit. Here’s my step-by-step guide to How I Did It. Step 1: Remove all traces of reed-making activity. Step 2: Sort out some CDs to listen to…