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Penguin Crafts Round Up

Penguin Crafts Round Up

It's that time of year again! Time to start thinking about penguin crafts! Penguins are much loved by children all over the world. From Pingu to Surf's Up, they are everywhere - and we've pulled together our top ten penguin crafts to inspire and excite! Let's start with a bit…
Matchbox Dollies

Matchbox Dollies

I love all things "small and cute" and I am a particular fan of matchbox crafts too - what is not to love about a matchbox? It is small and it fits in your pocket and anything you make from a matchbox will be in "miniature".. totally adorable. There are…
DIY Puppet Crafts

DIY Puppet Crafts

  I am sharing these DIY Puppets today, as they take me back to MY CHILDHOOD! I remember as a child, making a (similar) puppet - it was of a girl with long blond hair and a stubby little nose. I remember the process - making the head, waiting for…
Bark Owls

Bark Owls

Owls are on our mind and with the autumn approaching we think this Bark Owl is a great idea. A rustic looking craft to fit the coming season. During this time of year, acorns are abundant. So why not get out there and use your surroundings to craft these awesome…
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…
House themed crafts round up

House themed crafts round up

We are SO taken with houses, as a craft, and perhaps it's because it was one of the first things we learnt to draw as children, so here we have collected a few rather lovely¬†House themed crafts just for you! Let's start with these DIY Stamp print houses¬†just love! great…
Homemade DIY Tipi

Homemade DIY Tipi

We totally fell in love with this homemade Tipi - and the cute photos on lachicadelacasadecaramelo.com's post are adorable! Their children totally love this homemade DIY Tipi and who can blame them! We think every garden and playroom should have one, imagine the adventures your children will have playing with…
DIY cardboard Airstream caravan

DIY cardboard Airstream caravan

Oh, we WISH we'd had this great idea ourselves - a DIY cardboard Airstream caravan! We really love the Airstream caravan, and would love to import a load to Europe and set up a funky campsite, but the weather isn't as fab as the US is it?! So we'll have…
Craft Stick Fairy Door

Craft Stick Fairy Door

I am afraid this is one those "inspiration" posts today, as these seriously wonderful CRAFT STICK Fairy Doors, do not come with instructions. But I HAD to share them with you, as I think they are simply the most wonderful thing EVER and I so want to make a set…
Cereal Box Boat

Cereal Box Boat

Cereal box boat what's not to love about this little craft - we so want to have a go at making a cereal box boat! It works on so many levels for us, it's a craft which you can do with (or without) the children, you get to use up…