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Formula Milk scoop crafts

Formula Milk scoop crafts

We had a request from a follower this week for fun and creative things to do with those plastic formula milk scoops - and found her some really fun crafts! With so much focus (thank goodness) these days on the plastic we consume, we are trying to get as much…
Plastic Bottle Mobile Craft – Beautiful

Plastic Bottle Mobile Craft – Beautiful

Time for some Butterfly Crafts. I love it when you make something beautiful out of something ordinary... who thought you could transform the humble milk carton jug into something as colourful and beautiful as this Butterfly and Flower mobile. Gorgeous indeed. And the best sort of recycled craft out. Visit…
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…
Shampoo Bottle Crafts – Mini Handbags

Shampoo Bottle Crafts – Mini Handbags

  Here is a cute little idea of what to make from old shampoo bottles - doll's or teddy bear's handbags!! How adorable are they? And such a fun and clever recycled craft too! We have plenty of old shampoo bottles in our house.. and I have started saving them…
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 (pizza) written all over it.. I mean.. look at this wonderful shoebox craft! What a brilliant idea, we always save our new shoe boxes, the kitten loves them, and they are great for storing precious bits and bobs, but…
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…