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Summer Student Internships @ Crossroads

Crossroads Foundation recruits students from universities and colleges to participate in its unique, annual internship programme. Students are given the opportunity to be assistant managers in each of our many departments and to help in the running of those departments. 311 more words


exploding bin bags

Does anyone else have this problem? Or is it just me?  Maybe I should explain where my frustration is coming from.

As someone who lives near enough to Dublin inner city I don’t have a wheelie bin. 280 more words


What's In a Name?

Do you remember my January post about turning my scraps into fabric twine?
My first project with it was to make these.

And I continued with the re-use-recycle idea and folded origami boxes out of Vogue magazine pages to gift pack them in. 32 more words

Art & Design

Solarfest 2015

We had a great time kicking off the festival season at UNH’s 2015 Solarfest, put on by the sun and the Student Environmental Action Coalition (SEAC). 269 more words

Tie Dye

Spoon Dragonflies

Here’s a cute project for someone who welds. Shop the flea markets and antique stores for spoons – You’ll need 4 per dragonfly.

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Miss Fix-it

I got out my sewing machine, it’s been very neglected, for a very long time…

To fix this sleeve…

Now I’m inspired…I don’t have a stash of fabric like I do yarn so I may try to pick up some lacy cloth to remake some of my t-shirts into this… 32 more words

National Second Hand Day

In recognition of National Second Hand Day I thought I would share my latest find.

We have been invited to a ‘gangsters and molls’ birthday party next weekend so I have been looking for something suitable to wear. 165 more words