Articles Written By: Ali Clifford

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DIY craft storage

DIY craft storage

DIY craft storage If you are anything like me, you'll have craft materials ALL over the place - it's so DIY craft storage solutions like this one! We really enjoy crafting but it can get very messy, and I often find that trying to find those lolly sticks, or the…
Grown up perler bead necklace DIY

Grown up perler bead necklace DIY

Grown up Perler bead necklace DIY Do you have some Hama beads (some call them Perler beads) in your house? chances are you do, particularly if you have kids! This is the type of crafty fun that really does span the ages - our teenage boys still like making Star Wars characters…
Valentines Crown DIY

Valentines Crown DIY

LOVE this Valentines Crown DIY! Well, in fairness, a Princess can wear a crown any time right? Doesn't just have to be Valentine's Day does it?? Nevertheless,  hellowonderful.co has once again delivered the perfect little upcycled craft and we are in LOVE - which I guess is apt, with Valentine's Day looming....…
How to make a Wooden Bead Bracelet

How to make a Wooden Bead Bracelet

  How to make a Wooden Bead Bracelet Oh you know we rather like a wooden bead here at Fun Crafts Kids - and really rather enjoy how many things you can do with them - from mirror frames  to bracelets - wooden beads are a great treat to keep in…
Pinhole Heart Valentines Card DIY

Pinhole Heart Valentines Card DIY

Pinhole Heart Valentines Card DIY Oh my, we totally fell in love with this Pinhole Heart Valentines Card DIY... (prepare yourself for more heart/love/pin/needle puns)... Are you trying to find an original idea for making a Valentine's Day card this year? We've found a few, and we REALLY like this…
Paper Heart decorations DIY garland

Paper Heart decorations DIY garland

Paper Heart decorations We have long been fans of the paper garland and paper heart decorations just look lovely in a garland right? - any excuse to decorate the house once the obvious is over (we're talking Christmas... you know us, we LOVE to decorate our home for the holidays!)…
Egg Carton Craft Rooster for Chinese New Year

Egg Carton Craft Rooster for Chinese New Year

Egg Carton Craft Rooster Cock-a-doodle-do! It's the year of the rooster... and we just love this Egg Carton Craft Rooster. According to the Chinese Lunar Calendar, the Year of the Rooster starts on January 28, 2017. It is an important spring festival and a great opportunity to celebrate Chinese culture and…
Felt Heart Fairy Wands

Felt Heart Fairy Wands

Felt Heart Fairy Wands  Oh Christmas is a distant memory (of about a week ago!) and we are thinking about Valentine's Day already? Felt Heart Fairy Wands you say? Oh go on then... Well, some of us are, and the hearts are everywhere! I know, felt hearts aren't just for Valentine's…
Cotton Bud painted plates

Cotton Bud painted plates

Cotton Bud painted plates When our kids were really small, we used to encourage their creativity by giving them 'odd' things to paint and make marks with... whether that be sticks, sponges, forks or cotton wool buds... Having been to art school myself, I reflected on what I had enjoyed…
Copper wire Christmas wrapping

Copper wire Christmas wrapping

Copper wire Christmas wrapping How do you do your wrapping?? This time of year we start to think about HOW your gifts are going to look under the tree - do you practice the art of Furoshiki? Where you wrap gifts in fabric - thus avoiding that mass mountain of…