The Vintage Kitchen Pantry Unit

vintage kitchen pantry makeover

It has been a long term dream of mine to have a vintage kitchen pantry unit in my possession but until now we have been without the space to house it in our previous pokey flats and houses. So with a little more room in the new Thrifty Towers, when one popped up at a […]

10 uses for a toilet roll inner | FEB-U-WASTE-ARY


We all use toilet roll so it’s fab to get further use from those inner tubes. One of my favourite ways to use them is to slip the tube over a roll of wrapping paper to keep the paper neat and tidy but here are 10 further ways to use those pieces of card. 1. […]

2 min Christmas wreath for less than £3


Have you seen the price of ready made wreaths in the shops? I, I, just, I…I can’t even. Well now, isn’t this Christmas wreath lovely? It cost me less than £3 and took under 2 minutes to form. It’s pretty simple and easy too. Check out the (less than 2 min long) video below to […]

Bargain Craft Books

I know quite a few of you have plans to get crafting in time for Christmas, I do too! I’ve been knitting some scarves and crocheting some baby blankets but this year I want to try out a few new things, so I’ve been poking my nose into book shops and their online equivelents to […]

Reading List | Crafty Magazine

In a bid to take time away from my computer I’ve been actively seeking out new magazines and books, I’m hoping to start a book group here on A Thrifty Mrs soon but I’m just figuring out the best logistics for it. I thought I’d share my recent favourite magazines and books here and hopefully […]