Just a few days after our last post and our #Thundafund campaign is R10 000 richer. You are amazing! Thank you so much!
Ideas magazine/ Idees Tydskrif, one of SA's greatest DIY magazine needs funding to get back up and running.

After being shut down by their parent company they're going independant. You contribution will help South Africa’s only bilingual magazine for modern crafters, DIY decorators, enthusiastic makers and creative entrepreneurs get back on the shelf.

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What a great start to 2017 for Ideas! Thanks to your open hearts and pockets, our campaign on Thundafund has grown tremendously. Thank you so much to everyone who has already contributed. #thundafund
Thank you all for the wonderful comments, offers of help and financial pledges on Thundafund. We truly appreciate it!
MORE IDEAS! Please support our campaign here >> [ Bit.ly Link ] #thundafund
LATEST ISSUE: Start afresh in the new year with our January issue, available from today!
• Crochet placemats
• Upcycle table legs
• Embroider sneakers
• Craft magazine boxes
• Stitch pretty pillows
• Paint it new
• Sew a full-circle skirt
• Indulge in a smoothie bowl
• Make hanger covers
GIFT IDEA: If you can't find our special editions in a shop near you, you can order your copy from Lucille.vanderBerg@media24.com or at 021 408 3038. Ideas Décor and Creative Ideas each costs R49.90 (postage excluded).
DÉCOR IDEA: Inherited tea seta often have cups and saucers missing, so why not make your own mismatched set with finds from your local bric-a-brac shops and flea markets? Overlap an assortment of crochet doilies and embroidered tray cloths to create a runner on your tea table.
DON'T MISS OUT: Make-it-yourself Christmas this year with our December issue. You can also buy the digital version here: [ Mysubs.co.za Link ]
Last issue off to the printers.
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: A brand new Creative Ideas special edition is NOW available – don’t miss out!
• If you can’t find Creative Ideas in a shop near you, order your copy from Lucille van der Berg at 021 408 3038 or email lucille.vanderberg@media24.com.
• Creative Ideas costs R49,90 (excluding postage).
HOT DEAL: Subscribe on MySubs to our dgital edition and get a 30% discount PLUS a copy of Food Ideas for free!
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WEEKNIGHT MEAL: Fish wraps with spicy pineapple relish
Serves: 4
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 10 minutes

• 20ml butter
• 400g fresh fish
• fresh lemon juice
• olive oil
• 1 onion, diced
• 1 green pepper, seeded and diced
• ½ pineapple, peeled and diced
• cayenne pepper
• 4 wraps or pita breads, toasted
• lettuce and tomato slices, to serve

1 Melt the butter in a hot pan. Fry...
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DÉCOR IDEA: Hang the shelf from the ceiling or a rafter. It looks really attractive hanging above a table.

You will need
• wooden disc with five holes for the flowerpots and four for the rope
• 5 terracotta flowerpots with indoor plants of your choice
• strong, fairly thick rope
• metal screw-in hook
• white paint
• paintbrush
• basic equipment (saw, drill, and so on)

To make
1 First prepare...
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LATEST EDITION! Celebrate Christmas with our December issue, on sale today!
• Roll, print and decoupage clay decorations with the children
• Pleat the prettiest angel wings
• Dress up the whole house for this festive time
• Embellish your own baubles
• Fold, cut, glue and let it all hang out!
• Sew and embroider soft animals for the tree
You can also buy the digital version here >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
WEEKEND TREAT: Ice-cream cone #easy #pretty #delicious
Makes: 6-8
Preparation time: 20 minutes
Cooking time: about an hour

You will need
• 2 large eggs
• 1 large egg white
• 105g (125ml) sugar
• 60ml melted butter, cooled
• 45ml milk
• 45g (80ml) cake flour, sifted
• sunflower oil, for frying
• ice cream, to serve
• piece of thick cardboard
• adhesive tape
• clean tea towel
• small...
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