Monday, 19 January 2015

Buiding a scarecrow

My husband suggested we could do with scarecrows to frighten off the local Pheasants from our vegetable garden.  I used bubble wrap left over from our house move last summer, stuffed in a bin bag to make the body and legs and into carrier bags for the arms. The trousers did not fit so I added a pad of more bubble wrap to make a over sized rear!  He's a recycled man.

He will have to be well taped and staked down as we have winds straight off The Wash!

He's so sweet I have left him at the table to keep us company until it gets warmer outside!


Going blue

For the last few years I have restricted my wardrobe size by using up everything till they are only good for rags and only buying when neces...