hula hoop rug

hula hoop rug

Oh how we LOVE the idea of a hula hoop rug! So we've explored lots of different basic weaving techniques, using twigs and leaves, and generally taking our time, enjoying weaving at its very basic. We would really like to have a go at something a little more complicated, so…
Cactus Pincushion (too cute)

Cactus Pincushion (too cute)

Oooh this prickly little pin cushion, DID MAKE ME SMILE! What a great idea to make your pins into the prickles of a cactus? Genius little craft idea and practical too. This continues to feed my obsession with cacti.. are you bored yet? But I think this little cactus craft…
DIY Pineapple Drawstring Bag

DIY Pineapple Drawstring Bag

So last week it was the watermelon, and this week we are rather loving the pineapple! There are SO many pineapple crafts around, we are spoilt for choice frankly, however, we just loved this drawstring bag - how fun! So whether it's a summer bag to take to the beach,…

10 fabulous water melon crafts

We wanted to share our favourite watermelon crafts with you - and know that you will love them as much as we do  - so sit back and enjoy the top 10  (in no particular order) fabulous water melon crafts chosen for you by FunCraftsKids.com Let's start with these fabulous watermelon coasters…
Watermelon Shark

Watermelon Shark

So here's something amazing for the weekend! We've just been looking through ideas for a summer party and fell upon this AMAZING Watermelon Shark! Can you believe this it totally made from a water melon? How absolutely fabulous and a great way to get the kids to eat fruit too.…
Papier Mache Cactus Craft

Papier Mache Cactus Craft

I love papier mache.. and I have to confess, that it is something that I don't use/do often enough. Papier mache is stunningly versatile and not JUST for covering balloons in (though that is how I have mainly used it in the past). Sotoday we have some "non balloon" papier…
DIY Water Melon Bag

DIY Water Melon Bag

DIY Water Melon Bag We totally fell in love with this DIY Water Melon Tote Bag when we saw it - it's just such a simple idea, that could work on anything really - imagine an oversized T-shirt for the beach! It totally ticks boxes for us as we have become…
Egg Carton Fairy Dolls

Egg Carton Fairy Dolls

We have shared Egg Carton People before and they were hugely popular, so when I saw these Egg Carton Fairies, I knew you would enjoy them too. It always surprises me how people can turn the humble egg carton into something so quirky and fun. Super cute and a great…
Cactus Cupcake – Oh my goodness!

Cactus Cupcake – Oh my goodness!

I remember first seeing these little beauties last Summer! I have no idea why we didn't share these AWESOME Cactus Cupcakes with you then. Maybe I was too busy, maybe I was just too excited by these brilliant cacti, that I just forgot to take note and pop them here…
WaterMelon Coasters

WaterMelon Coasters

Watermelon coasters Summer is here! And if it's NOT, we need something colourful and full of sunshine to at least give us an idea that Summer is here right? How about these lovely water meloncoasters from Kittenhood - just love these! We have lots of these cork table mats after…