Monthly Archives: June 2014

Fun Balancing Acrobat Clothespin

Fun Balancing Acrobat Clothespin

We are geat fans of clothespin crafts - my kids can decorate them for hours - we have made fairies, pirates, superheros, "just people", girls, boys.. you name it, we have it! But.... we don't have this cool balancing acrobat. Love that it is a clothespin dolly craft AND a…
Popsicle ice lolly party invite

Popsicle ice lolly party invite

Who will be able to resist these Popsicle ice lolly party invitations! It's that time of year again... Summer parties are upon us! Let's party! With the advent of social media, and text messaging, it has to be said, we've been guilty of just sending out an email invitation to…
Imprinted clay bowls

Imprinted clay bowls

Imprinted clay bowls We do love MAKING a gift... So much more satisfying than a shop bought present, and even kinder on the pocket! We loved this craft from¬†camillestyle - the¬†imprinted clay bowls lend themselves to so many different style, from the naivety of a young toddler through to the…
DIY paper roll grocery list

DIY paper roll grocery list

DIY paper roll grocery list We were about to make meringues, we'd separated the egg yolks from the egg whites, we'd started beating the eggs... and were about to weigh out the sugar..... we had no sugar! Why wasn't the sugar on the grocery list?! What list? Oh... So, we…
Zoo Magnets

Zoo Magnets

We love these Zoo Fridge Magnets! There are fridge magnets, and there are TASTEFUL fridge magnets... My dear Mother in law has a fridge magnet to celebrate every country/holiday she has ever been on, and some of these are not the prettiest. Saying that, the kids have always loved playing…
Fabric Recycled Juggling Balls

Fabric Recycled Juggling Balls

This Summer I challenge you to learn something NEW - or more to the point, the kids to learn something new... you have all those long Summer Days and there is plenty of time to practice.. so try your hand at JUGGLING? What do you think? The best bit is,…
Plastic Bottle Owls

Plastic Bottle Owls

Recycled crafts are what I like best (in case you hadn't noticed yet!!! Ha). There is something incredibly satisfying about taking something that is deemed as rubbish and turning it into something new. And even more satisfying when that something new is also VERY PRETTY!! Like these old plastic bottle…
DIY Mouse Gift Wrap

DIY Mouse Gift Wrap

Such a sweet idea! DIY Mouse Gift Wrap We don't NEED to buy presents when we can make them right? And what would make these homemade gifts even better? Some cute wrapping paper that looks like a mouse right?! How about a mouse-themed party, with whiskers for their noses, and…
Road Trip Bingo

Road Trip Bingo

Road Trip Bingo looks like LOTS of fun! If like us you are planning your summer holidays, and have a long drive ahead of you, it's almost as much effort thinking of how to keep the kids entertained during the journey as it is thinking and planning the packing and…
Gift bow made from old magazines

Gift bow made from old magazines

Pretty gift bow made from old magazines We do love our home made wrapping paper at Fun Crafts Kids - gift wrap can be very expensive, and if you are wrapping BIG presents - you need even more of that expensive gift wrap, so we've found that if you use…