Saturday, January 25

Wrapping-up a Room


Just before Christmas a sad thing happened to our friend, so that sad thing also happened to the rest of us – but a bit less.

We have been trying to make things better for her. Part of that involves a Big Clear Out in her home  - one room in particular, I got a call for help to redecorate this red red room:

I bought some rolls of brown wrapping paper to paper the walls with I think it’ll look great in there

Ok do you need anything – wallpaper paste?

No I’ve got loads of glue sticks.

We crayoned the glue sticks over the walls and stuck on the stripey brown paper it was like wrapping a parcel from the inside.

and when I looked at what we were doing I thought this does look great, it looks a bit like leather – vegetarian leather. 


Working silently for the first hour then my friend said

These glue sticks are really excellent - last time I used honey which wasn’t nearly as successful.



5 comments:

  1. honey? sweet mary sunshine, sugar , did you ask here how the hell she did that??? by the by, i am sorry something bad happened to your friend, but i can honestly say, i can't imagine anything better than YOU helping to console her! xoxoxox

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    1. You need to spread the honey on the wall rather than the paper. This also acts as an ant trap xxxooo

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  2. "ask HER" i was so intrigued, i typed faster than usual...xoxoxo

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  3. Christo is kicking himself for not thinking of this!

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    1. They got all their ideas from us xxxooo

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