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Cardboard Box Pizza Oven (Shoe Box Crafts)

Cardboard Box Pizza Oven (Shoe Box Crafts)

  Cardboard Box Pizza Oven (Shoe Box Crafts) Oh this has PERFECT written all over it.. I mean.. look at this wonderful shoebox craft! How easily it has been converted into a fun fun fun DIY Pizza Oven for the kids to play with! Simply genius. This goes to show…
Plastic Egg Crafts – Submarines

Plastic Egg Crafts – Submarines

Plastic Egg Crafts - DIY Submarines I am guessing your house is looking a bit like mine - full of PLASTIC EGGS  - well may be not quite as bad.. no house can be as CRAFTY MESSY as mine.. surely? Anyway. As my kids LOVE playing with plastic eggs, we…
Sock Lion Pattern

Sock Lion Pattern

Ooooh oooh oooh look at this adorable little lion! Isn't he just the cutest?! Can you believe that THIS cutie little toy is made from th humble sock? We do love a sock pattern (and have made sock monkeys before, as well as these super simple sock bunny pattern) ,…
fox embroidered pocket

fox embroidered pocket

Fox embroidered pocket If any of you have ever tried your hand at embroidery, check out this Fox embroidered pocket, isn't it just so adorable! A great way to bring a plain shirt to life, and a bit of fun too... and embroidery is so therapeutic - something you can…
No sew embroidered sunglasses case

No sew embroidered sunglasses case

No sew embroidered sunglasses case With Father's Day just around the corner, we've been looking for easy crafts to make a unique gift, so this no sew embroidered sunglasses case is just perfect. The DAD in this house is constantly taking off his sunglasses and leaving them around, it means that…
Pringle Pot Makeover with map

Pringle Pot Makeover with map

Pringle Pot Makeover with map How about this for a really cool Pringle pot makeover?! Not usually being a chip or crisp eating family, when a box (tube?) of Pringles makes its way into our house via a party, or a trip to the cinema with friends, we just can't…
Tapestry sieve

Tapestry sieve

Tapestry sieve I have honestly never seen this craft before, I know, I know, I'm sure that if you type 'tapestry sieve' into Pinterest, LOADS will appear, so call me naive, but there you go - I LOVE this! My Auntie always used to be a tapestry fan. Every other…
Blackboard Paint Table

Blackboard Paint Table

Blackboard Paint Table We've had a thing for blackboard paint for a while now! We've experimented with everything from painting a section of the playroom wall, with the blackboard paint, to painting it on the back of bedroom doors. However, and don't start thinking we're fussy about mess, it's just the…
DIY cardboard kitchen

DIY cardboard kitchen

DIY cardboard kitchen Ever thought about making a cardboard kitchen?! We recently took delivery of a rather LARGE box (well, the delivery box was full of a new mattress, yet the kids rather fell in love with the LARGE cardboard box!) Anyway, being the hoarding, creative types that we are,…
Rubber Band Paintbrushes

Rubber Band Paintbrushes

Painting fun with rubber band paintbrushes Painting is fun whatever age you are, however - starting young ones early, opens up all sorts of creativity - whether painting with your fingers, using a potato or printing block, whatever your small child gets up to, will be messy, but fun! It's…