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Replacing kitchen worktops

Two and a half years ago we spruced up the kitchen by painting the varnished beech doors of the units and fitting new handles to them. Then last autumn we replaced the beech-effect plinths with gleaming white melamine-faced chipboard, leaving … Continue reading

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Lockdown repair shop

Well, the repairing hasn’t gone that well, despite being shut in the house apart from a daily walk and food shopping once every 10 days. First, the successes. I managed to create one working cordless phone from the two non-working … Continue reading

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Coronavirus crafting

What a strange couple of days this has been. Since the government changed its coronavirus advice yesterday morning, virtually everything that happens locally has been cancelled. All types of meeting from the Parish Council to the Rotary Club, as well … Continue reading

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Socks and bells

The latest pair of socks is done. They make a nice ‘mix and match’ pair with the pair I knitted a few months ago. I was in Skipton the other day and popped in to the shop in where I … Continue reading

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Nearly new kitchen

Yay! The kitchen cupboards are done. After 3 weeks of dismantling, sanding and painting, not to mention a whole afternoon of rebuilding, stage 1 of my kitchen makeover is complete. The freshly painted doors and drawers with their new handles … Continue reading

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Kitchen cupboard makeover

Our kitchen is in total disarray at the moment, with all the cupboard doors removed and the contents of the drawers stacked on every available surface. It’s all in aid of sprucing up the room by revamping the units. We … Continue reading

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