Mother’s Day

DIY Photo Blocks

DIY Photo Blocks

DIY Photo Blocks We LOVE homemade gift ideas.. and this DIY Photo Block is one such a lovely homemade craft - don't you think it looks simply fabulous? I think these photo blocks would be marvelous for Mother's Day or Father's Day alike. Pick your favourite images and turn them…
Paper Plate Flowers

Paper Plate Flowers

3D Paper Plate Flowers Gorgeous Paper Plate flowers. I always marvel at all the AMAZING things you can create from the oh so humble paper plate.. a bit like the TP Roll, the Paper Plate can be shaped and molded into all sorts of amazing crafts and Ideas. Here we…
12 Gifts Kids Can Make for all Occassions

12 Gifts Kids Can Make for all Occassions

Oh we do love this time of year... as the days get darker and Autumn draws on in, we hit the BIRTHDAY season in our family.. with Christmas following in the not so distant future. If you, like us, love for the kids to make gifts, be thoughtful about what…
Finger Knitting Necklace

Finger Knitting Necklace

  So you have FINALLY given Finger Knitting a go (a great FINGER KNITTING video here) and are now wondering what to make from all your fabulous finger knitting.. the kids are furiously creating more and more and more finger knitted "things" and you need to use it all up!…
Easy 5min DIY Sugar Scrub Recipe (Raspberry & Lemon)

Easy 5min DIY Sugar Scrub Recipe (Raspberry & Lemon)

We do LOVE homemade gifts!!! Especially when they are quick and easy gifts you can make like this easy to make Raspberry & Lemon Sugar Scrub Recipe - they are great as stocking fillers, or small Christmas presents to a teacher (or end of year gift), you can give these…
Paper Pulp Pendants

Paper Pulp Pendants

Aaaah here is  a wonderfully bright and colourful craft AND it is is all about RECYCLING. We do love taking something "old" and turning it into something new.. or taking something every day, like in this case paper, and turning it into something wonderful. I love how here we have…
Arty DIY Picture Frame Magnets

Arty DIY Picture Frame Magnets

    Now here is a "traditional" craft with such a super pretty twist - making photo frame fridge magnets - so simple and yet so effective, that when I saw these I HAD to share them with you. I simply love how vibrant and colourful these are. They scream…
Thumbprint Heart Magnets

Thumbprint Heart Magnets

I have to confess, I have a weakness for all things to do with thumbprints, handprints and footprints. There is something so cute and precious about creating art and gifts using your child's thumbprints or handprints, that I always find these DIYs irresistible. Here is one such idea - Heart…
Arm Knitted Infinity Scarf

Arm Knitted Infinity Scarf

Oooh I saw some Arm Knitting Infinity Scarves at a craft show recently and have been DYING To give this knitting technique a go - LOVE that you use your arms to knit! How fun is that. They key to these scarves, is to find some nice and chunky wool,…
Recycled Paper Bag Gift Wrap Idea

Recycled Paper Bag Gift Wrap Idea

Awww doesn't this gift wrap idea, simply look too cute? Super simple to make and quite effective. Particularly like, that it is made using old brown paper bags. Perfect in my eyes. Check out Meri Cherry's wonderful website - read all about the gift wrap and check out the neat…