DIY Gifts

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…
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  Hat 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:…