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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!)…
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…
DIY copper pipe childs desk

DIY copper pipe childs desk

DIY copper pipe child's desk We have two tables in our kitchen, one big grown up table and one smaller wooden table - the kids have always loved this small table for crafting, and for tea parties with their friends. There is just something so special about their own space,…
Memory Paperweight Gift

Memory Paperweight Gift

We love a homemade gift. And we love a homemade gift that is personalised and has MEANING!! These rock paperweights not only look fun, but they are thrifty, eco friendly and OOOZING with personality. The idea is simple - is there a place that means a lot to you? Hvae…
White Clay Tree Ornaments

White Clay Tree Ornaments

White Clay Tree Ornaments We have always got a bag of air drying clay stashed in the cupboard, however ours is grey clay - we need to get some white clay because, look how lovely this is? We are definitely going to be making some of these for the tree…
Decorated Tray DIY

Decorated Tray DIY

Decorated Tray DIY The thing about crafts is, you can make them as easy or as complicated as you like - we fell in love with this geometric decorated tray over onĀ www.myrainydays.com and our mind raced as to how we could do this with kids - the design is gorgeous,…
Gourd candle holders

Gourd candle holders

Gourd candle holders If you are looking for last minute decoration ideas for Thanksgiving, these gourd candle holders are just lovely! Autumn - Fall - Winter - such a pretty time of year, and such a shame to call time on those cute little pumpkins. So why not keep the…
Popsicle Tree Ornaments

Popsicle Tree Ornaments

If you didn't already know.. we simply ADORE DIY Christmas Ornaments. Such a wonderful way to get crafty with or without kids around Christmas time. Christmas ornaments are a great way to create a treasure trove of keepsakes of years gone by (and see how the kids and their skills…
Advent Calendar Clothes Pin

Advent Calendar Clothes Pin

Advent Calendar Clothes Pin Oh it's that time of year when you start planning Christmas right? Halloween is finished, and on pops the Seasonal Holidays thinking cap... what can we do that's fun and DIFFERENT this year for an advent calendar?? So many of us despair at the amount of…
Clothes Peg Snowflake

Clothes Peg Snowflake

Clothes Peg Snowflake We've always really loved clothes pegs... seriously, they are SO useful! Well, obviously, for hanging clothes up to dry in the garden (yes, who DOESN'T feel that satisfaction of seeing clothes drying in the sunshine?!) And hey, perfect for a craft material to have in the house…