DIY Gifts

DIY Lolly Stick Hooks

DIY Lolly Stick Hooks

DIY Lolly Stick Hooks We have long been collecting lolly sticks - any excuse to eat an ice lolly I'll say! We've got a whole pot of them, sitting in the craft room, waiting for someone to make something creative with them, accompanied by a load of coffee stirrers which…
Make your own ribbon chandelier

Make your own ribbon chandelier

Make your own ribbon chandelier Oh you pretty thing you ribbon chandelier... Having just lost an hour in the wonder that is Pinterest, in the search for something beautiful that we can make tomorrow, we were drawn to yet more pom pom crafts - and this one is more than…
Plant pot decoration

Plant pot decoration

Spring is here, so time for a bit of plant pot decoration with a difference! I don't know about you, but we seem to have a lot of indoor plants, and herb pots on our window sills which are looking decidedly dull, and 'shop-bought'. Let's get crafty with some plant pot decoration!…
Easter Bunny Ears

Easter Bunny Ears

Easter Bunny Ears Jar - a quick craft There is nothing we like better than to don a pair of giant Easter Bunny Ears and go hopping around the garden hiding the eggs for the kids to find - Obviously under cover of darkness, as, with Father Christmas, you are…
DIY apple core project

DIY apple core project

We're all trying to instill a little more fruit into our children's lives, and for whatever reason, our kids seem to push away the idea of anything healthy without even asking what it is or even trying it. Frustrating - we know, but it seems to be something that's inevitable when in…
valentines heart felt envelope

valentines heart felt envelope

Valentine's heart felt envelope Oh how we love this - and love doesn't just have exclusively be expressed in February does it! So let's think of the ways this could be used for a most wonderful present... Every Christmas I try to think of something not to expensive, not to…
Flowers in a Jar – Spring Gift

Flowers in a Jar – Spring Gift

  We are a lover of all things cute, quirky and colourful - just like these adorable FLOWERS IN A JAR- I mean, what a seriously cute Spring Gift is this? I love the idea of presenting some seeds and bulbs in this away and I adore the upcycled plastic…
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…
Sock Lion Pattern

Sock Lion Pattern

Ooooh oooh oooh look at this adorable little lion! Isn't he just the cutest?! Can you believe that THIS cutie little toy is made from th humble sock? We do love a sock pattern (and have made sock monkeys before, as well as these super simple sock bunny pattern) ,…
FREE Valentine Printable Heart Candy Jar

FREE Valentine Printable Heart Candy Jar

FREE Valentine Printable Heart Candy Jar Have been looking for some ideas for Valentine's Day, and totally fell in love with this  Valentine Printable Heart Candy Jar! Whether for the love of your life, or for your favourite teacher, Valentine's Day - the 14th February, is a wonderful day to celebrate…