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Christmas Tree Upcycling Ideas

| February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Christmas Tree Upcycling Ideas

I have another LOVELY guest post from Karin at Kayjaysews. I spotted on Instagram some super simple and clever “Christmas Tree upcycle” ideas  – yep, instead of “throwing away your tree”, why not turn parts of your tree into fabulous Christmas family keepsakes, as well as rustic nature gift ideas for family and friends? I […]

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DIY Felt Heart Mobile

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
DIY Felt Heart Mobile

Today we have a GORGEOUS little DIY Felt Heart Mobile – these little felt hearts are just too cute (what is it about felt heart with faces, that make them so irresistible? Check out the DIY Felt Heart Brooch too!!!). Please do browse all the remaining and fantastic Valentine’s Day Crafts shared via the 31 Days […]

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Easy Nail Varnish Magnets Crafts

| January 25, 2016 | 3 Comments
Easy Nail Varnish Magnets Crafts

Some of you may have seen that I have a very special “Women on YouTube” Guest Series live at the moment. Over the course of 3 weeks, I invited 10 fellow female YouTubers along to YouTube London to film a set of ecclectic and varied DIYs Makes and Bakes. The aim is to show off […]

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Origami Paper Heart DIY

| January 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Origami Paper Heart DIY

It’s fun from time to time to make some crafts that are more oriented towards teens or adults, like today’s Origami Heart Ornament I prepared for Valentine’s day to decorate my home. Simple Origami Paper Heart – MATERIALS: Basically, there are few things you will need to prepare in advance for this ornament. origami or […]

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DIY Melted Crayon Art – Heart Canvas

| January 4, 2016 | 1 Comment
DIY Melted Crayon Art – Heart Canvas

Throughout the whole of January, I have a very special 31 Days of Love series running. It is a series of Valentine’s Day Craft guest posts – or “LOVE” Craft posts. Though ostentatiously these crafts are for Valentine’s Day, I think you can make them all your round to show that you “love someone” or […]

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Minecraft Crafts: Perler Bead Moneybox

| January 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Minecraft Crafts: Perler Bead Moneybox

So, we have finally joined the ranks of Minecraft fans as both kids embrace Minecraft. And as much as they enjoy the Minecraft computer game, they also love “playing Minecraft” with toys and homemade Minecraft crafts! Red Ted (almost 8yrs) received a set of “Minecraft Perler Beads” – basically, an assortment of Minecraft colours and […]

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3D Paper Snowflakes How To

| December 27, 2015 | 6 Comments
3D Paper Snowflakes How To

We have been meaning to share these 3D Paper Snowflakes with you for years and FINALLY  I have gotten around to making them for you. They are traditional Paper Snowflakes from Scandinavia! Sometimes these 3D paper snowflakes are also referred to as Paper Stars and they do look WONDERFUL in colour too (See below!!). Either […]

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Star Wars Treats: Edible Lightsabers

| December 20, 2015 | 1 Comment
Star Wars Treats: Edible Lightsabers

Well, I don’t know about you, but Star Wars Mania has hit our house! My kids are only 6 and 8yrs old but already they are Star Wars mad. Star Wars is everywhere and almost inescapable.. so I say: EMBRACE STAR WARS, do not try and hide! If you can’t beat them, join them. Anyway, […]

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Gruffalo Felt Toy/ Ornament

| December 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Gruffalo Felt Toy/ Ornament

I love it when friends share their crafty makes with me.. such as this adorable Felt Gruffalo. My friend showed it to me and said “It isn’t very good”.. I said “What?!?! Not good? He is LOVELY”! She had made this felt Gruffalo for the Christmas tree for their first Christmas here in the UK. […]

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Introduction to Paper Quilling: Christmas Wreath

| November 30, 2015 | 6 Comments
Introduction to Paper Quilling: Christmas Wreath

Hi everyone!  This is Honey from Honey’s Quilling where I share a lot of paper quilling tutorials, tips, and tricks.  I’m thrilled to be here on Red Ted Art today sharing a paper quilling tutorial.  Although I love all crafts, paper quilling is my favorite.  I started paper quilling when I was 10 years old, with […]

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Easy Origami Paper Star Wreath

| November 17, 2015 | 2 Comments
Easy Origami Paper Star Wreath

I love it when the new generation teaches us old hands something. Last year my (then) 10yrs old neighbour showed me how to make this super simple Origami Star Wreath! I love that  it looks “clever and complicated” and simply fabulous, but is actually very easy to make. It is a great way for kids […]

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How To Preserve Leaves (6 Methods)

| November 6, 2015 | 2 Comments
How To Preserve Leaves (6 Methods)

In our house we like to experiment! We like to try things out and see what works best and then come back and share our findings (a few years ago, I experimented with how to make a candle wick.. and shared what I found – and that went down a treat!). I find it particularly […]

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Nature Christmas Wreath – Traditional Crafts

| November 2, 2015 | 2 Comments
Nature Christmas Wreath – Traditional Crafts

We love all things simple. And we love all things TRADITIONAL. And we ADORE all things NATURE. Here is a wonderful simple, traditional and nature based Christmas wreath that you can make from all sorts of garden (or woodland) material in MINUTES! THey are super easy to learn to make and are also a great […]

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10 Amazing Home Hacks with Sugru

| October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
10 Amazing Home Hacks with Sugru

Today, I have a VERY exciting post for you…. Have you got some annoying little breakages at home that you can’t fix? Maybe the handle came off your most favourite saucepan? Maybe one of your kid’s toys broke and regular glue just won’t hold it? Maybe your kids keep scuffing their shoes in a rather […]

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