DIY Radiator Cat Bed Cover

DIY cat bed cover
(yes, believe it or not, that’s a cat on the picture, not a squirrel)

I’m sure I’m not the only one who got one of those radiator cat beds and the cat has destroyed the fabric. My cat is particularly keen on “kneading” the bed before he sleeps on it, so one of the corners is so worn off the fabric has come apart. I needed a new cover, but didn’t want to buy a new bed just for that as the metal frame is still perfect, so I thought of making one with an old blanket. Continue reading

Compact DSLR Camera Bag

I got a compact DSLR camera for Christmas and, being as clumsy as I am, I thought the first thing I had to do was buy a padded bag for it. As it is a small model, the usual DSLR bags are way too big for it, and there were only a couple that fit it and they were not only expensive but quite ugly as well, so I thought it might be easy enough to make one. Continue reading

DIY Mittens Out Of An Old Scarf

I’ve been waiting to have a go at this idea I saw on A Beautiful Mess for a while but, unfortunately, I first found it a couple of weeks after getting rid of lots of old clothes and I didn’t have a woollen jumper I could cut up. In the end, I remembered I had Continue reading