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La ‘Belle Époque’ comes to Melbourne – Degas at the NGV International

An exhibition of one of the world’s most beloved artists, Edgar Degas, opens to the public today at NGV International showcasing significant works never-before-seen in Australia. My first dalliance with the works of Degas were in Paris at the Musee d’Orsay. I was young, and the pastels of the pretty ballerinas were so romantic and graceful, I wanted to be…

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How To Sew an Easy Zippered Pillow Cover

I’ve been going through my blog archives, tidying up images, old links and broken code. It occurred to me that I’ve got a lot of great tutorials buried deep in those old archives which you’ve probably never seen, so I’ve decided to occasionally republish the best of them. This week I’m re-sharing the instructions for making a simple zippered cushion…

Hi I’m Cintia, mama, maker and crafty blogger. I love creating something useful and beautiful out of things that were previously unloved. When I'm not crafting you'll find me making a mess in the kitchen, planning my next travel adventure or trawling Op-shops and flea markets for vintage treasures. I hope My Poppet brings a little bit of sunshine into your day, just like it has to mine.

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