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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…
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…
Stained Glass – Crayon Hearts

Stained Glass – Crayon Hearts

Stunning Crayon Hearts - this is a wonderful craft to use up some of those old left over crayons that no one wants to use anymore.. and don't these crayons heart craft look simply STUNNING? Love love love and so perfect decorating a window in time for Valentine's Day. Truly…
Pinhole Heart Valentines Card DIY

Pinhole Heart Valentines Card DIY

Pinhole Heart Valentines Card DIY Oh my, we totally fell in love with this Pinhole Heart Valentines Card DIY... (prepare yourself for more heart/love/pin/needle puns)... Are you trying to find an original idea for making a Valentine's Day card this year? We've found a few, and we REALLY like this…