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Here are all my latest posts in one place – enjoy..!

Thrifty gift guide for teens – treats they’ll love (that aren’t smartphones)

If you've got teenagers in your household, they can be tricky to buy for. I mean, how do you know ...
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How to find extra space in your home for visitors and relatives

You might think that your family home is already full to bursting point, with kids, pets and all the things ...
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How to crochet a Devil’s Tongue cactus PLUS win Crocheted Succulents book

If you're a keen crocheter (is that the right word?) or even if you're just starting out, this fun crocheted ...
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7 Spending lessons we can learn from the way we used to shop

If you've been getting into a pickle with your spending in recent years, it's not your fault. The ways in ...
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How to turn a pallet into a driftwood-style bathroom storage hamper

I've been working on another pallet upcycling project and this month I've been creating much-needed storage for my bathroom. Pallet ...
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Summer home maintenance tasks you shouldn’t forget this year

Spring has sprung, and summer is on its way! You’ve probably already gotten started on your spring renovation projects, but have ...
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How to sell your home the thrifty way (without an estate agent)

If you're thinking of moving house but the costs of selling via an estate agent are putting you off, why ...
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I’ve made the top 30 home decor blogs woo! Plus my news in May…

I've already had some very exciting news this month so I thought I'd write a quick post to share all ...
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How to make your own slogan T-shirt with heat-transfer vinyl

If you love the look of slogan T-shirts but don't want to be wearing the same thing as everyone else, ...
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4 Hot interior trends to consider when updating your home for summer

With warmer weather approaching and the lighter months on their way, there has never been a better time to give ...
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How to use mid-century Remploy furniture in a modern interior

If you want to get a mid-century feel in your home but don't want to compromise on the flexibility that ...
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5 Things that bring extra fun to your summer garden parties

When the weather starts to get better, thoughts turn to your outdoor space. To really enjoy your garden, you might ...
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The right way to shop online to find deals on products & services

There's practically no product or service you can't find online these days. Do you need someone to fix your heating ...
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Bringing a touch of shade to my garden with a banana parasol

What on earth is a banana parasol? I had no idea until I began researching ways to bring shade into ...
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How to make a sourdough starter to bake your own bread at home

If you fancy making your own sourdough starter to bake your own bread at home, I've shared the steps I ...
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How to make a platform bed from pallets + win a copy of ‘Pallet Style’

If you need a bed but are on a budget, why not make one yourself? Today's blog post shows you ...
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Low-cost options for landscaping your garden when you’re on a budget

It’s no secret that I’ve been concentrating on landscaping my garden this year and have been making all kinds of ...
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Thrifty ways to save money on travel (& how to spend less while you’re away)

"But travelling is expensive" is the usual response when thrifty people chose to push back another trip of a lifetime ...
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How to keep blonde hair looking healthy during the summer months

Hurrah, the summer is here! Or at least, it feels like it with the glorious sunshine we've been having recently ...
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5 Upcyling projects to add some fun (& low-cost) features to your garden

After years of thinking that gardening wasn't really for me, I've finally begun to embrace it. We got started on ...
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4 Essential home improvement tools you need (but can buy cheaply!)

If you've got a fixer upper home like me, you'll inevitably have to invest in some tools to complete your ...
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4 Simple ways to reduce the cost of your next house move

The average cost of moving house is around £10,000, can you believe it? But it doesn’t have to be this ...
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Sea, sunshine and my super-comfortable sandals for summer…

Finally, some sunshine! Was your Easter weekend as glorious as ours was here on the coast? It was the first ...
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4 Everyday (inexpensive!) ways to stay healthy and look beautiful

As the saying goes, you’re only as old as you feel — but most of us want to look young, ...
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How to create your own business website or e-commerce store on a budget

Have you thought about starting up your own online business? Do you have a unique idea that will appeal to ...
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My Easter project round-ups & some exciting news for April

April's certainly been a busy month here at Cassiefairy HQ, with a few magazine articles published, my Easter projects being ...
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How to ‘pimp’ a low-cost shed to create smart storage in your garden

If you've been DIYing and gardening over the Easter holidays, you're not alone; we too have made a lot of ...
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4 Grown up things to do with your teens during the Easter holidays

We're right in the middle of the school Easter holidays so, if you're running out of ideas for keeping your ...
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Which broadband suppliers are the most ethical & eco-friendly?

The ethical shopping movement doesn't stop at the places you buy your food and clothing; it can include your utilities ...
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4 Reasons why the copper water trend is taking the wellbeing world by storm

Did you know that the delicious cup of hot chocolate, or your morning cup of coffee, or that glass of ...
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