Costumes

How to make a frog mask

How to make a frog mask

How to make a frog mask This is a lovely creative project to accompany learning about the science of the life cycle of frogs in spring-time, that begin life as thousands of tiny frog eggs known as frogspawn. How each egg can turn into a tadpole, before growing little legs…
Finding Dory DIY Hat

Finding Dory DIY Hat

Finding Dory DIY We are sooooo excited! The new Finding Dory movie is about to hit the UK cinemas.. already the film is out to great reviews in the US. So we dust off all our favourite Nemo Crafts from years gone by and suplement it with some super duper…
Fox Mask DIY

Fox Mask DIY

FOX Mask DIY It's back to the age old subject - and problem for some, the kid that doesn't enjoy 'dress up day' at school - and how do we simplify things for them... One way is to find a simple mask which they can wear to 'join in' and…
Paper Plate Masks!

Paper Plate Masks!

Paper plate masks Looking for some rainy day fun? Getting ready for some fancy dress? Looking for a fun kids activity at a party? Take a peak at these ADORABLE Paper Plate mask designs.... aren't they simply FUN!? Each one is cute than the next (though I think the Alien…
Giraffe Ears costume DIY

Giraffe Ears costume DIY

Giraffe Ears Costume DIY We have mentioned before that not everyone in our house likes to dress up for fancy dress occasions, so we like to look for simple ideas, where the costume is a partial dress up costume, and the wearer is more relaxed about joining in with the fun! How…
Easy to make DIY Paper Crown

Easy to make DIY Paper Crown

Easy to make DIY Paper Crown Oh, this Easy to make DIY Paper Crown has made us think of warmer times! We just can't wait for spring, we know that it is just around the corner, and we KNOW we should be enjoying the frost on the grass, and the snow…
Mermaid Blanket Crochet Pattern

Mermaid Blanket Crochet Pattern

Mermaid Blanket Crochet pattern Looking for something novel to knit or crochet? Got a mermaid-mad-child?! How about this really amazing Mermaid Blanket crochet pattern - honestly, I couldn't believe it when I saw it - how totally insane! This will make you the favourite in your family, I would SO want to have…
Flour Sack upcycle

Flour Sack upcycle

Fascinating story from way back in the 1930s - you know how we love a good upcycling story - and this one harks back to pre 2nd World War - inspiring stuff! As poverty spread - the flour mills discovered that parents were making clothes for their children, dishcloths and…
DIY Donut Costume

DIY Donut Costume

DIY Donut Costume Right, so here it is, the cutest costume we have found so far for Halloween and beyond... you too can look like a donut! WHAT a brilliant DIY this is - really eyecatching and fun, I've always wanted to be a donut - and far less scary…
10 Car Crafts Round up

10 Car Crafts Round up

We are mad keen on cars on this blog – if we don’t have enough ready made toys cars, we’re building them out of lego! Let's start with something edible! traffic light cookies and car cookies! we rather fell in love with this fabulous homemade car costume – how cute and…