Monthly Archives: November 2015

Thanksgiving Crafts – Turkey Leaf Lanterns

Thanksgiving Crafts – Turkey Leaf Lanterns

OOoh there are lots of things that I LOVE about these cute little Turkey Luminaries - firstly, I LOVE LUMINARIES - especially at this time of year.. as the days get shorter and darker, we need things to brighten up the indoors and make them nice an cozy! Secondly, I…
wild animals crafts round ups

wild animals crafts round ups

Oh what fun! We just love pulling together a good round up for you, it really makes us realise what a lot of crafty creative talented folk there are out there! This week we have been looking at WILD animals! So here's our top ten wild animal crafts - just…
Flour Sack upcycle

Flour Sack upcycle

Fascinating story from way back in the 1930s - you know how we love a good upcycling story - and this one harks back to pre 2nd World War - inspiring stuff! As poverty spread - the flour mills discovered that parents were making clothes for their children, dishcloths and…
Easy Christmas “Cups” for treats or drinks!

Easy Christmas “Cups” for treats or drinks!

Oooh I do love crafts and activities that are indeed SIMPLE and QUICK to do an implement. These little "treat cups" are just the ticket for packaging cute treats for Christmas - fill them with treats or turn them into "cocoa in a cup" PTA sales ideas. They will fun…
DIY Elephant doorstop

DIY Elephant doorstop

This little "How to make an Elephant doorstop"¬†idea is just too sweet. We LOVE LOVE LOVE homemade gifts and anything to put in the children's room or nursery is simply adorable. I think that this little elephant doorstop would be a great baby shower gift and a perfect addition to…
paper cup crown DIY

paper cup crown DIY

Paper Cup Crown We always have a gamut of paper cups and paper plates left over from parties - always! and they sit in the cupboard waiting for the next party.... so we decided that there has to be more to their life than that - check out these fabulous…
Scandi Embroidered Bag DIY

Scandi Embroidered Bag DIY

Needlecraft is a lot simpler than it appears, and this rather lovely¬†Scandi Embroidered Bag DIY project really caught our eye this week. With the gifting season looming, we've been looking for interesting yet stylish design projects to make some 'grown-up' hand crafted gifts, and when we spotted this cute bird…
Newspaper Christmas Ornaments

Newspaper Christmas Ornaments

I have to confess.. I thought I shared these WONDERFUL Christmas Tree Ornaments with you last year.. and I was having a nose around our "old posts" and realised that I didn't... shock horror! So it is high time that I DO share them with you this year. I think…
Sharpie Pen Lampshade DIY

Sharpie Pen Lampshade DIY

Sharpie Pen Lampshade DIY We rather like the idea of a 'hack' whether IKEA are involved in this is optional! So when we spotted this lampshade DIY decoration project over on Makery.uk we just had to grab our Sharpie pens and have a go. Contemporising a room, or just a…