Easy Rag Wreath Craft

Time for a craft today and as Valentine’s Day is nearly upon us, I thought I would make a Valentine’s Day inspired rag wreath (with a little help from Hobbycraft). It is unbelievably easy to do and you could use up fabric that you may have at home already. What you Need A wire hoop Fat Quarters Decoration for middle (optional)   First I made little snips roughly 1″ apart along the one edge of the fabric. Then I literally ripped the… View Post

Father’s Day Superhero Box Frame Craft

I think handmade gifts are a perfect option for any occasion. They make a lovely sentimental keepsake for somebody special. Shortly we will be celebrating Father’s Day and each year the boys and I, make up a cool hamper filled with lots of goodies for their Daddy. We normally pop a nice little handmade gift inside too and this year we have decided to do a box frame.   What You Will Need Box Frame Letter Tile Stickers Double sided… View Post

5 Minute Craft – Kids Origami Unicorn Bookmark

  It’s no secret that we love crafts, we can often be found at the kitchen table with the craft boxes out and making something random. We have recently been doing a lot of origami, so over the next few weeks I will be popping some fun bookmark designs on for you to have a go at. This week we have………   Kids Origami Unicorn Bookmark 1 Start off by cutting an A4 sheet of paper in half. Then fold… View Post

DIY Tambourine Paper Plate Craft

Having two little ones, sees me getting the crafts out regularly and encouraging them to get creative. This week we are focusing on toddler crafts for my two year old. He loves his music and playing his musical instruments, so as we have plenty of supplies in our craft box, I thought we could do a DIY tambourine paper plate craft. Playing with musical instruments helps toddlers practice rhythm and listening skills. So let’s get started!   What You Will Need x2… View Post

Easy Paper Flower Craft

Spring is my absolute favourite season. Cold bitter winds turn into gentle tepid breezes. Spring bulbs bring beautiful blooms, it’s just so welcoming after the winter months don’t you think? So what better way to celebrate Spring awakening, other than with this simple Paper Flower Craft. What you will need Assorted paper Glue If you use a thicker craft paper or card, then you will probably be best using glu spots or tape. Hole punch (mine is 40mm) Paper straws cellotape… View Post

Valentine’s Day Photo Bookmark Craft

  With Valentine’s Day becoming increasingly more commercialised, it’s nice to go back to basics and prove that you don’t need to spend loads of money on gifts. A little handmade gift from the kiddies is worth a billion times more than something purchased. So why not make your own Valentine’s gift, like we have. What you will need   Craft knife & mat Card/Paper Glue Laminator & pouches   1 First cut out your bookmark shape from card, using… View Post