February 14, 2018
by Cassiefairy
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How to make mid-century modern bedside tables from an old chest of drawers

My minimalist bedside tables started life as a chest of drawers and a vintage planter. But with a bit of careful re-jigging, I managed to turn them into a matching pair of mid-century style bedside cabinets…

February 11, 2018
by Cassiefairy
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My blog is in the Top 30 DIY Blogs in the UK! + Valentine’s Day decor

FANTASTIC NEWS! I’ve just found out that My Thrifty Life is one of the Top 30 DIY blogs in the UK and I really can’t believe my eyes..!

January 28, 2018
by Cassiefairy
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I’ve made the list of Top 100 Interior Design Bloggers! + some new year features

How’s your January been? I’ve had a busy month so I thought I’d share some of my away-from-the-blog projects with you, including an article I wrote for Reloved magazine, and an interior design accolade..!

December 31, 2017
by Cassiefairy
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How to decorate cocktail glasses for a party

Great news – my project on prettifying glassware for New Year’s Eve was published in Reloved magazine this month! Check out Issue 50 for the step-by-step guide to creating these decorated cocktail glasses.

December 30, 2017
by Cassiefairy
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A couple more festive features…

I know it was only a week ago that I shared some of my festive features from around the web, but I’ve already had the great news that a couple more of my articles have been published too! I thought … Continue reading

December 24, 2017
by Cassiefairy
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My festive features – some of my contributions from around the web this month

I’ve got some great news to share with you today – I’ve been featured in a few festive articles! I thought you might be interested to read them, as I know you all love a good interior design or Christmas-related … Continue reading

December 2, 2017
by Cassiefairy
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I’m a judge in the “Tiling for a Good Cause” competition – and you can vote for your favourite!

Tile Trader’s “Tiling for a Good Cause” campaign aims to give one deserving facility a tiling transformation worth up to £500, and they’ve asked me to be an expert judge! Nominations have been received from community groups across the UK … Continue reading

November 20, 2017
by Cassiefairy
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DIY furniture makeover: How to give vintage kitchen chairs a new lease of life

Since moving into my home and starting to renovate room-by-room, I’ve realise just how expensive furniture can be. I’ve been especially surprised by the cost of chairs and have therefore only had an ancient folding chair (that was my desk … Continue reading

November 2, 2017
by Cassiefairy
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Nominations open for Tile Trader’s “Tiling for a Good Cause” campaign – and I’m a judge!!

I thought I’d share with you the amazing news that I’ve been invited to be a judge for the “Tiling for a Good Cause” charitable initiative. I’m so excited! After winning the award for Best Homes & Interiors Blogger earlier … Continue reading

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