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KICKS FOR KIDS

Hi Guys, Some time at the beginning of this year, we approached Village Market with an idea and all we can say is many months down the line, Kicks for Kids was born. Kicks for Kids is craft on canvas. The Sheci team has a vast knowledge on D.I.Y and we will guide the children … Continue reading

D.I.Y: SPRAY PAINT MASON JAR

In the last post, I showed you one way of decorating a mason jar. Here is part 2 of the same mason jar. Use the spray paint and cover the whole jar, then let it dry It is important to note that spray paint is toxic, so do the  spraying outside and ensure the fumes … Continue reading

D.I.Y: NEON DUCK TAPE MASON JAR

Last week, I did my 1st mason jar d.i.y  and this week, I share my 2nd mason jar d.i.y. I wanted to challenge my creativity with these jars and I am having so much fun thinking about what to create next. What I love most about this week’s d.i.y, is that it can be done … Continue reading

D.I.Y: COLOR BLOCKED MASON JAR

On our trip to Turi this weekend, I was able to get access to mason jars. I was not able to carry as many as I wanted because of weight and space, so I settled for only 3 😦 . For a while now, I wanted to share a d.i.y using these jars. For my … Continue reading

D.I.Y: BLACK HEARTS

For a long time, I wanted to try stamping patterns on stuff around the house. So last week I made a stamp, {I will share stamp making in another post.} I know, I went crazy with the hearts 🙂 But I loved the outcome. This is easy. All you need is fabric paint, a brush … Continue reading

D.I.Y: FLOWER CROWN

On my usual rounds online, I noticed a lot of flower crowns on fashion and photography blogs. So, I decided to make one. I love the way they give an angelic-vintage look One of my favorite bloggers, Kelli Murray knows how to rock her flower crown. Let us begin. You need: Wire, Fresh flowers and … Continue reading

PARENT-CHILD D.I.Y: MONSTER& WIRE CARDS

Truth be told, the main reason most people are happy about the Easter break, is not what it represents Biblically, but because of the looooooooooooong weekend. Now that we have all the free days set aside, to just NOT wake up at 5:00am, beat the Nairobi traffic, to get to the office by 8:00am, I … Continue reading

D.I.Y: THE STRAW TECHNIQUE

Hi guys, I hope you are enjoying the D.I.Y posts Today, I want to teach you the straw technique. With just a straw and paint. You can achieve this. Procedure: 1. Take your straw, and lightly dip it in paint 2. Use the paint dipped straw and slightly press onto the surface. A ring will … Continue reading

D.I.Y: SHINNY PAINTED OWL

We all have items we feel the need to add life or pizzaz to, for me, this top was one of them. I bought it 4 years ago and have worn it once! It was initially a plain brown vest, and one Sunday afternoon I decided to paint on it. {For the photography lovers. Can … Continue reading