Holidays & Special Occassions

Arty DIY Picture Frame Magnets

Arty DIY Picture Frame Magnets

    Now here is a "traditional" craft with such a super pretty twist - making photo frame fridge magnets - so simple and yet so effective, that when I saw these I HAD to share them with you. I simply love how vibrant and colourful these are. They scream…
Butterfly Life Cycle – Paper Plate Craft

Butterfly Life Cycle – Paper Plate Craft

My kids and I LOVE exploring life cycles. We have been "hatching" butterflies for the last 3-4 years and are fascinated by the caterpillar to butterfly life cycle process. It really is an amazing experience to see the wonders of nature for yourself. To go with our Butterfly Life Cycle…
10 (Royal) wedding crafts

10 (Royal) wedding crafts

10 (Royal) wedding crafts There’s something amazing about ROYAL WEDDING!!! As royal wedding mania reaches fever pitch we need to make sure that we are ready to  celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan's nuptials with stunning Royal Wedding food and decorations!!! So, we’ve put together some ideas of crafts for the…
DIY Jewellery Board

DIY Jewellery Board

DIY Jewellery Board Are you a tidy person? Have you even HEARD of a DIY Jewellery Board? We were really excited when we stumbled across this gorgeous idea for keeping our jewelry tidy - honestly, not just for mamas  - Everyone knows that children's jewellery goes everywhere too, or gets…
DIY Marimekko pots in the garden

DIY Marimekko pots in the garden

DIY Marimekko pots in the garden How to combine your love for crafting, gardening, and bold graphic designs? DIY Marimekko pots of course! Well, we have long been fans of Finnish surface pattern designers at Marimekko - Their designs are recognisable worldwide for their original prints and colours. Marimekko was…
Driftwood Mobile

Driftwood Mobile

Driftwood Mobile A lovely idea for decorating a nursery perhaps - a driftwood mobile! We are always on the lookout for interesting ways to display photographs which are often just stuck on our digital cameras or mobile phones sadly. To find a genius way to display them would encourage us…
Finger Knitting Necklace

Finger Knitting Necklace

Finger Knitting Necklace So you have FINALLY given Finger Knitting a go (a great FINGER KNITTING video here) and are now wondering what to make from all your fabulous finger knitting... A Finger Knitting Necklace The kids are furiously creating more and more and more finger knitted "things" and you…

Troll succulent plant pot DIY

Troll succulent plant pot Honestly, this is the funnest photo we've seen - and really really want our own Troll succulent plant pot! When we were kids, there was a lovely family who lived at the end of our road - they had grown-up kids, so we used to go…
Knitted Dragon DIY for neonatal charity

Knitted Dragon DIY for neonatal charity

Knitted Dragon DIY for neonatal charity - Guest post "Here at First Touch NNU (Neonatal unit) we raise funds for the big stuff like state of the art medical equipment for the neonatal unit at St George's Hospital. But we also do a lot of little things to help the…