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Mini Ghost Pinatas – 5min Paper Cup Craft for Halloween

Mini Ghost Pinatas – 5min Paper Cup Craft for Halloween

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Welcome back to this special edition of Poppy Cat HALLOWEEN. Oh yes, Halloween can be a little spooky this time of year, but Poppy Cat and her friends know how to the take the spook out of Halloween and make it fun instead. Halloween is an opportunity to play lots of fun games and get dressed […]

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25 Newspaper Craft Ideas

25 Newspaper Craft Ideas

| October 23, 2014 | 6 Comments

Welcome to another crafty chat video and craft demo with Ali from Kids Chaos – today we talk about NEWSPAPERS and what you can make out of them. The most obvious use for newspaper, is to use it for paper mache and in the video we share a few quick ideas for papier mache, but […]

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Doll in a Box – My Gift to my 5yrd Old

Doll in a Box – My Gift to my 5yrd Old

| October 23, 2014 | 7 Comments

Let me begin by saying.. yes…. I am SHOWING OFF! This post is all about me showing off to you. Because I am really rather, very and totally pleased with myself. There. I hope you don’t mind my smugness, but sometimes, I think you just have to be, right?!?! A few months ago, we received […]

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Halloween Tin Can Bowling

Halloween Tin Can Bowling

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Come find us over on Party Delights for some fun fun fun Halloween Tin Can bowling. We had Great fun making this set of ghoulish (or maybe just a little bit cute?!?! Tin Can characters!). I love this project, as it takes your old “tin can”, that you were going to throw away and you […]

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Halloween Crafts: TP Roll Treat Buckets

Halloween Crafts: TP Roll Treat Buckets

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

A quick note to say that we have been having some MONSTER FUN with TP Rolls again this week. This time we have been making little Halloween Treat Buckets – we have made Monsters, Jack O’Lanterns and little Ghosts. So cute! And who would haev thought that this Halloween Craft is made from TP Rolls. […]

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Pom Pom Dolly Peg Fairies

Pom Pom Dolly Peg Fairies

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Many regular readers of my bog will know that we love both Pom Poms and Clothe pins dolls.. so it really it was only a matter of time before i had a go at combing the two. Pom Pom Fairies seem to be everywhere at the moment. I was particularly inspired by this rainbow Pom […]

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Snowflake Craft Ideas

Snowflake Craft Ideas

| October 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

Snowflake. Snowflake. Little Snowflake. Little Snowflake. Falling-from-the-sky…… Snowflake. Snowflake.. aaaah. How my kids are desperate for it to snow this coming Winter. Last year, we didn’t see a single snowflake. So, we decided that we had to create our own little snowflake scene indoors. Maybe this year, the weather will allow the kids to have […]

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Pine Cone Crafts – Snowy Owls

Pine Cone Crafts – Snowy Owls

| October 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Soooo you know that we adore pine cone crafts, right? And that we have rather a thing about OWLS? Well…. we have made pine cone owls before (which look lovely as little Christmas Tree Decorations). Now Pip Squeak has started school (she is in Reception), her teacher asked if I could come in and craft […]

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Pom Pom Making Techniques & DIY Pom Pom Scarf

Pom Pom Making Techniques & DIY Pom Pom Scarf

| October 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

So! We are back.. back with yet MORE Pom Poms (this time, I show you how to make a no sew Pom Pom Scarf), as well as another “crafty chat” and craft video with Ali from Kids Chaos. In this week’s crafty chat video, we discuss the WONDERFUL WORLD OF POM POMS. Yes. We have […]

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TP Roll Gift Box Ideas

TP Roll Gift Box Ideas

| October 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Soooo, yes, we do have little spurts of activity and craftiness.. and often one theme sparks another.. you may have noticed a few TP Roll Crafts popping up on Red Ted Art these last few days.. well, if you know us, you know how much we LOVE craft with Loo Rolls! So much so, we […]

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Welcome to #Guidecentral – A Fabulous Crafty Resource

Welcome to #Guidecentral – A Fabulous Crafty Resource

| October 8, 2014 | 14 Comments

A few months ago, I went along to Britmums Live – a great UK blogging conference, perfect for seeing, meeting and catching up with fellow bloggers, but also for finding out about latest brands and online developments and keeping up to date with what is going on in the big wide interweb. I also had […]

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12 TP Roll Crafts for Christmas

12 TP Roll Crafts for Christmas

| October 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Ooooh I am soooooo excited about this post!  Here you have two of my very favourite things!!!! TOILET ROLLS and CHRISTMAS!!! Whoop whoop. I love TP Rolls, as they are FREE, everyone has them and they are incredibly and surprisingly versatile… TP Rolls ROCK…. and then we have Christmas. Oh how I love Christmas and […]

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Simple TP Roll Snowflakes

Simple TP Roll Snowflakes

| October 6, 2014 | 2 Comments

We have been “eyeing up” these little TP Roll Snowflakes for quite some time.. well do we do love a good ol’ TP Roll craft, don’t?! So it was about time we had a go at these oh so simple TP Roll Snowflakes. You can make them quite big and ornate, if you like, or […]

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Boxtrolls Crafts – Make a Boxtroll Costume

Boxtrolls Crafts – Make a Boxtroll Costume

| October 1, 2014 | 3 Comments

Bless his cotton socks… Red Ted can get rather carried away when he falls “in love with” a new movie – some of you may have seen the recent Boxtrolls Movie (we already made a TP Roll Boxtroll Craft a couple of weeks ago) and if you are like us, you will find all those […]

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