Grown Up Crafts

Felt Banana DIY Craft

Felt Banana DIY Craft

Felt Banana DIY Craft Love this, perfect Felt Banana DIY Craft for your Cheeky Monkeys! This is SUCH a lovely craft - in fact, why not make a whole fruit bowl full of felt fruit (full of felt fruit? try saying that after a late night) This love of bananas has…
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 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…
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) ,…
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,…
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 on www.myrainydays.com and our mind raced as to how we could do this with kids - the design is gorgeous,…
Ten great frog crafts

Ten great frog crafts

Ten great frog crafts Frogs! There's just something so special about the little green fellas, whether it's kissing a frog to transform into a Prince, singing songs, or dressing up as Kermit the Frog, we've pulled together the best of the froggy best for you to try at home... enjoy!…
Turkey Crochet Coasters

Turkey Crochet Coasters

Our love affair with cute crochet continues - if there was EVER a reason to learn how to crochet, this cute cute CUTE turkey coasters are one. Aren't they simply DIVINE?!?! I thing they are totally adorable. They make both a great coaster, but also an adorable decoration to hang…
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…