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DIY Photo Wall Hanging

DIY Photo Wall Hanging

DIY Photo Wall Hanging In our house we love taking beautiful photos, capturing the memories and putting them on display but it can be hard to find new and interesting ways to display them!   We have so many ways to take photos now with cameras at the tips of…
DIY Pineapple clutch bag

DIY Pineapple clutch bag

DIY Pineapple clutch bag The weather is finally getting hotter, and with the arrival of some well needed sunshine, we’re looking forward to the summer holidays. We wanted some summer crafts to get us in a sunshine mood and found this gorgeous pineapple clutch bag DIY! This sparkly bag looks fantastic with…
DIY Bird House

DIY Bird House

What is it that draws us to the birdhouse? Is it the simple shape? or the connotation that they are a lovely little house for the bird family? Maybe it's the childhood delight of seeing the baby birds with their open beaks waiting for their parents to return?! Who knows…
Troll Headband DIY

Troll Headband DIY

Troll Headband DIY This Trolls Dress Up headband is guaranteed to get your children singing "Can't stop the feeling". If you loved the Trolls film last year as much as we did, you'll love this easy to make trolls headband. It's the perfect project for a crafting day and an…
Origami Totoro DIY

Origami Totoro DIY

Origami Totoro Do you know the Gibli movie My Neighbour Totoro? No? Well you simply MUST MUST MUST watch it. It is a fabulous Japanese animation full of adventure and intrigue (and a happy ending) (Take a look here for movie info US/ UK (affiliate links). It is one of…
trash can bin makeover

trash can bin makeover

Trash can bin makeover Whether in the classroom, or in the playroom at home, encouraging the kids to tidy up after themselves is a chore in itself! So the plan for this new term is to create different bins for different parts of the playroom - a place for soft toys,…
washi tape wallpaper

washi tape wallpaper

Washi tape wallpaper Black and white is all the rage, we see it on instagram, we see it on pinterest, and home DIY decor is definitely 'happening' right now! So if you can't afford to join in with wallpapering your rooms, how about trying just an 'accent' focus wall with…
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…
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…
DIY snow globe

DIY snow globe

It seems that winter has arrived! So excited to see all of the snow photos appearing on our instagram feed - however, sadly, no white snow outside our windows today, so we've decided to take it upon ourselves to get crafty and create our own DIY snow globe! We'd been saving…