paper crafts

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…
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…
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…
DIY Watermelon Boxes

DIY Watermelon Boxes

DIY Watermelon Boxes Can you tell that we are looking forward to summer?!??! I simply can't wait for the long summer holidays, the warm weather and lots of relaxing chilled out time. I also adore all the wonderful summer themed crafts - such as these DIY Watermelon boxes. Aren't they…
Spring Paper Flowers

Spring Paper Flowers

Spring Paper Flowers Hooray for SPRING and all the pretty things that come with spring!!! Here we have an adorable (as always! I wonder how I often I use the word adorable on this site!!!! But I digress...), we have ADORABLE Paper Flowers. A real spring bouquet of colour, so…
Easy Paper Snake Craft

Easy Paper Snake Craft

Oh these easy paper snakes are so so cute!!!! Love how you can make them relatively quickly and easily and how fun they are to play with. They use the clever "paper accordion" making technique, that I used ADORE making as a child. You will find that it is easier…
Christmas Lights Garland

Christmas Lights Garland

Oh my, the Christmas cuteness and festivities continue with this WONDERFUL Christmas Lights Garland. Isn't it just the most adorable thing? I love how very bright and colourful it is and simply fun fun fun. So if you don't have any Christmas lights up for various reasons (or actually ALSO if…
Robot Puppet

Robot Puppet

We love making all sorts of things, but there is something irristible about crafts with MOVING parts. Moving crafts simply have an additional WOW factor that will mean the kids really enjoy playing with them. One such craft are these lovely little Robot Puppets - aaaah aren't they cute? Such…
Heart Crafts – Paper Heart Garland

Heart Crafts – Paper Heart Garland

Aaaaah these little paper hearts are SUPER CUTE to make - love how effective they look in rainbow colours, but think just reds and pinks would great too. Makes a perfect Heart Garland for Valentine's Day or just because you love hearts and want to decorate your room. Just be…
Star Wars Crafts – Snowflakes

Star Wars Crafts – Snowflakes

Oh my amazing goodness,my kids are going to LOVE LOVE LOVE these Star Wars Snowflakes. My son in particularly is a real Star Wars fan and LOVES seeing all things Star Wars and having a go. I am pretty certain he will be "at this" until he gets them right.…