Gifts

Plant pot decoration

Plant pot decoration

Spring is here, so time for a bit of plant pot decoration with a difference! I don't know about you, but we seem to have a lot of indoor plants, and herb pots on our window sills which are looking decidedly dull, and 'shop-bought'. Let's get crafty with some plant pot decoration!…
Easter Bunny Ears

Easter Bunny Ears

Easter Bunny Ears Jar - a quick craft There is nothing we like better than to don a pair of giant Easter Bunny Ears and go hopping around the garden hiding the eggs for the kids to find - Obviously under cover of darkness, as, with Father Christmas, you are…
valentines heart felt envelope

valentines heart felt envelope

Valentine's heart felt envelope Oh how we love this - and love doesn't just have exclusively be expressed in February does it! So let's think of the ways this could be used for a most wonderful present... Every Christmas I try to think of something not to expensive, not to…
Flowers in a Jar – Spring Gift

Flowers in a Jar – Spring Gift

  We are a lover of all things cute, quirky and colourful - just like these adorable FLOWERS IN A JAR- I mean, what a seriously cute Spring Gift is this? I love the idea of presenting some seeds and bulbs in this away and I adore the upcycled plastic…
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) ,…
FREE Valentine Printable Heart Candy Jar

FREE Valentine Printable Heart Candy Jar

FREE Valentine Printable Heart Candy Jar Have been looking for some ideas for Valentine's Day, and totally fell in love with this  Valentine Printable Heart Candy Jar! Whether for the love of your life, or for your favourite teacher, Valentine's Day - the 14th February, is a wonderful day to celebrate…
Copper wire Christmas wrapping

Copper wire Christmas wrapping

Copper wire Christmas wrapping How do you do your wrapping?? This time of year we start to think about HOW your gifts are going to look under the tree - do you practice the art of Furoshiki? Where you wrap gifts in fabric - thus avoiding that mass mountain of…
DIY Fruit Slice Umbrellas

DIY Fruit Slice Umbrellas

DIY Fruit Slice Umbrellas Another fruit craft here! Take a look at these DIY Fruit Slice Umbrellas! The weather can be a bit unpredictable - even in the summer, and therefore umbrellas are a necessity all year round despite the season! So how do we keep the colourful summer mood,…
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…
DIY Animal Keychains

DIY Animal Keychains

DIY Animal Keychains Oh these are so much fun! I knew I kept our animals for a reason, let's make a keychain... We've always had a massive collection of little plastic animals, and as our kids have grown older, it's the one box of toys we have been loath to…