Gifts

DIY Cinnamon Ornaments

DIY Cinnamon Ornaments

If you like traditional Christmas ornaments, such as DIY Dried Orange Slices, you will ove these DIY Cinnamon ornaments today! I have made PLENTY of Salt Dough ornaments in the past.. but have had these Cinnamon Ornaments on my "to do list" for a long long time. I recently purchased…
Paper Clip Bookmark

Paper Clip Bookmark

What a brilliant idea, the paper clip bookmark! When the children start to read 'chapter books' so their obsession with bookmarks begins... I remember vividly the delight in buying lenticular bookmarks myself for the Christmas stockings, so it's no surprise that the kids in this house are also ANTI folding over…
Nordic Gift Tags

Nordic Gift Tags

Nordic Gift Tags It's that time of year again, and time to plan the 'theme' for this season's holiday! We do like to be a little coordinated under the tree, with our own wrapped presents at least... And there are many different themes to work with - from colour themes,…
Rainbow Friendship Bracelets

Rainbow Friendship Bracelets

Rainbow Friendship Bracelets We LOVE Friendship Bracelets - they are so wonderful to make and even better to give and therefore area always on the look out for new and wonderful Friendship Bracelet ideas.We have featured craft stick bracelets before - such a quirky idea - but had to share…
watermelon potato print wrapping paper

watermelon potato print wrapping paper

  Watermelon potato print wrapping paper Grab some newspaper, spread it out over the table and push up those sleeves... this watermelon potato print wrapping paper will get you in the mood for the festivities - and it's almost as special as the pressie inside the wrapping isn't it?! Funny…
painted wooden beads

painted wooden beads

Painted wooden beads We all of us love a bit of jewellery... My little boy was an avid collector and a very sweet friend of mine gave him his own treasure box FULL of costume jewellery when he was about two. Full of trinkets and wooden beads and baubles, he…
Newspaper Rudolph Ornaments

Newspaper Rudolph Ornaments

Newspaper Rudolph Ornaments I have been hogging this craft especially for you for almost a YEAR! Yes, I spotted this adorable little Newspaper Christmas Ornament towards the end of last Christmas and couldn't wait to show you.. and FINALLY it is time to get into the festive spirit and get…
Bunny Rattles How To

Bunny Rattles How To

How to make a Bunny Rattle We love making for our kids. Here is adorable Bunny Rattle Craft - how cute is this? Everyone loves a bunny - we love to see their little powder puff tales bobbing along, and who can resist reading the Peter Rabbit books to our…
Bows & Pom Pom Garland (Crochet)

Bows & Pom Pom Garland (Crochet)

Bows & Pom Pom Garland (Crochet) We totally love garlands - whether for Christmas, or birthdays, or JUST for decorating a room  - check out this crochet DIY Bows & Pom Pom Garland. Before I say anything else, this is a "multiple" feature post - though I want to talk…
Felted soap

Felted soap

Felted Soap Felt is such a lovely tactile product. And such fun to create yourself, although we have made it a few times ACCIDENTALLY on the hot wash, the saddest story being a VERY expensive woolen cardigan which my sister kindly washed in the washing machine for my mother... It…