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Cate Holst
Sydney, Australia
I'm a graphic designer with a burning passion to create
Interests: craft, fashion, jewelry, good design, food and life!
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What fun to have a garden swinging in the breeze! I'm in love with these Kokedama's or string gardens and am keen to make a few around the house. There's a fabulous video from Better Homes and Gardens using moss... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2015 at Go Make Me
Fabulous! Thanks Joanne. I hope you get to knit them x Cate
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You get the metal from the Hardware like Bunnings for example. It’s called Aluminium flashing and it comes in a roll for about $14 for 10 metres. Pretty cheap, eh? Hope this helps, Cate
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Thanks Arthur! Cheers, Cate
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Merry Christmas to you too!! Cheers, Cate
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Hi Helen! Thank you for your lovely comments! Yes, you can buy the table decorations from Super Amart http://www.superamart.com.au/ . Hope this helps and Merry Christmas x Cate
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Too delicious, as I can’t stop eating them! x Cate
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Hi everyone!! I can't believe Christmas is next week, eek! How are your preparations going? To be honest, I still haven't nearly completed my Christmas shopping and plan to strap on my shoulder pads to tackle the mall this evening.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2014 at Go Make Me
Hi Josh, They are so worth the effort! Hope you give it a go. Cate
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Looking for some last minute Christmas gifts to make for friends and family? How about some Solid Perfume Lockets? If you don't have any lockets, you can use little glass jars like we've used in our Mint Coconut Lip Balm... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2014 at Go Make Me
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Did someone say mince tarts? Or Port? Or Christmas? This is the best recipe for fruit mince tarts. Ever. Totally delicious and one is more than enough (unless you're a total guts). Sure, soaking the fruit and nuts in an... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at Go Make Me
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Do you have your Christmas tree up yet? I've love the idea of a painted Christmas tree mural as an alternative option to a regualr tree. Our daughter has decreed that we're going pastel this year, so a pastel blue... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2014 at Go Make Me
Wow, thanks Jeanine! I’m speechless with your beautiful comments! Happy Holidays to you too x Cate
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Have you ever had an idea that lurks in the back of your mind, never seeing the light of day? It rears its head occasionally but quickly gets pushed into the 'too hard basket' and there it stays until the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2014 at Go Make Me
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Like most countries, Christmas in Australia is all about family, food, giving and sharing. But we also have the heat, eating outdoors and brilliant colour that signifies Christmas. I love the thought of having a white Christmas as it's something... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2014 at Go Make Me
Happy collecting! x Cate
Toggle Commented Nov 25, 2014 on i'm loving right now: chunky knitting at Go Make Me
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It's so exciting to see fresh figs at the market. There's something about their pretty pink flesh and purple green exterior that's so appealing. Let's not forget to mention how delicious they are! I love them with prosciutto and goat's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2014 at Go Make Me
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Summer's nearly here, yay! One thing I love about living in Sydney is the weather. The Winter's are mild but the Summer's are hot. We live close to the shore with the harbour on one side and the beach on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2014 at Go Make Me
Hi Ivan, It's so easy, I'm sure you'll be fine! Cate
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Thanks Kathy! x Cate
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To say I'm obsessed by chunky knitting is an understatement. It appeals to me on so many levels because I love things on a big scale and the thought of being dwarfed by a throw that totally encases the body... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at Go Make Me
Way too yummy. Must stop eating them ….. x Cate
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Happy Monday! It's the start of another week and we have the simplest, yummiest and decadent dessert you will ever make. No mixing, processing, baking or melting. Three ingredients. That's it. The perfect classic trio. Deliciousness! Here's the recipe: strawberries,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2014 at Go Make Me
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October has to be the best month of the year with Spring in full flight and fresh ingredients in abundance. The days have been so warm that we've been diving into the pool even if it is a bit chilly.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2014 at Go Make Me
Hi Sylvia, Good idea! It's going on my to-do list. x Cate
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