Use neon cord to create a unique wall feature
Takes 1hr Cost £6.50
old tabletop or board White paint 10mm tacks, £2 for 100g, Hobbycraft Neon pink macrame cord, £3 for 10m, Hobbycraft Decoart Crafters acrylic in neon green, £1.50, Hobbycraft White and black thread pencil Hammer
1 Paint the tabletop or board with white paint, allow to dry. Paint border edge in neon green, leave to dry. Draw or print a flamingo outline onto paper and place on board. Tap in tacks to hold paper in place. 2 Hammer in tacks all the way around the lines, then tear paper away. knot the end of the pink cord around a tack and wind at random to fill the flamingo shape. Tie off when complete and cut the excess. Add black and white thread for the beak.
atkinson dinner plates, £6 each, Habitat. ombre glasses, £22 for four; yellow tealight holder, £3, both the Contemporary Home
Honolulu palm green wallpaper, £20 per roll, Graham & Brown. postcard, from a selection at paperchase. la selva bowl candle, £10, john lewis