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DIY Pipe Cleaner Pumpkins

DIY Pipe Cleaner Pumpkins

With Halloween just around the corner, we are looking for some fantastic ways to spook up your home. These DIY Pipe Cleaner Pumpkins stood out.... they look fantastic (subtle yet colourful) but are also easy to make. Perfect for those rainy autumn days leading up to Halloween. Dangle them in…
Minions: Five Fun Crafts For Friday From FunCraftsKids

Minions: Five Fun Crafts For Friday From FunCraftsKids

Minions: Five Fun Crafts For Friday Over at FunCraftKids, we Love Love LOVE minions. So, we were over the moon to go see the latest film with these lovable characters- Despicable Me 3. Needless to say, it did not disappoint and left us with Minion fever. We’ve selected 5 of…
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…
Paper Cloud Ribbon Rainbow

Paper Cloud Ribbon Rainbow

Paper Cloud Ribbon Rainbow When we spotted this Paper Cloud Ribbon Rainbow it took us back in time... We have fond memories of dancing gymnasts from our childhood, prancing around the gym mats, waving their beautiful ribbons - And then there were the Maypole Dancers - I was always having…
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…
Paper Flower Bouquet

Paper Flower Bouquet

Paper Flower Bouquet We love crafts that are simple, crafts that are do-able and crafts that are bright and cheerful!! I like to think that this flower bouquet falls into all these categories. It is so jolly and bright and loosk so very very simple to make. This would be…
DIY Paper Basket Desk Storage Tutorial

DIY Paper Basket Desk Storage Tutorial

DIY Paper Basket Desk Storage Tutorial We really like paper crafts here at Fun Crafts Kids, and are totally drawn to crafts that you can do 'on the go' - so if you're in the restaurant with the kids, or in the doctor's waiting room - we would recommend carrying…
Diamond Origami Ornaments

Diamond Origami Ornaments

Diamond Origami Ornaments Aaaah. You may have noticed that we have fallen just a little bit in love with Paper Crafts recently .. or specifically in Origami patterns. But also LOVE DIY Christmas Ornaments. There is something about paper and how infinitely versatile it is, that makes crafting with paper…
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…
DIY Paper Lampshade Origami

DIY Paper Lampshade Origami

DIY Paper Lampshade Wow! I think this DIY Paper Lampshade is simply STUNNING! Simple, stylish, smart. And the best thing? It is inexpensive to make (just paper) AND can be customised to suit and colour and design in your home. Fancy a change? No problem! Make a new one... Make…