DIY Gifts

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…
Woolly Hat Cookies

Woolly Hat Cookies

Woolly ┬áHat Cookies that look hand knitted! There are crafts and then there crafts. Or more to speak DIYs.... as you know we are passionate about homemade DIYs and love to bring you lots of festive and seasonal inspiration. Every so often you come across something and you just think:…
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…
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…
clay craft project succulent planter

clay craft project succulent planter

clay craft project succulent planter We can't get away from the fact that everyone loves a succulent, how wonderful to see them springing up on everyone's instagram feeds, and just marvelling at these little plants - the problem we've found however is that - they are really quite small, and…
Baby Beard Pattern

Baby Beard Pattern

Baby Beard Pattern Now I wish I had seen these Baby Beard Beanies when my kids were small. I just think they are simply hysterical whilst keeping our little ones warm, snug and safe from the chilly winter. Practical and fun, don't you think? If you have a friend with…
DIY Paper Basket Desk Storage Tutorial

DIY Paper Basket Desk Storage Tutorial

DIY Paper Basket Desk Storage Tutorial We really like paper crafts here at Fun Crafts Kids, and are totally drawn to crafts that you can do 'on the go' - so if you're in the restaurant with the kids, or in the doctor's waiting room - we would recommend carrying…
DIY Cork Letters

DIY Cork Letters

DIY Cork Letters Clearly we still have room decor on our mind... there has been a bit of building work going on at our house, to make space for a new bedroom and craft office! And as the rooms are finally coming together, I turn my mind to how we…