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Bottle Top Bugs & Mini Beasts

| March 23, 2015 | 1 Comment
Bottle Top Bugs & Mini Beasts

My kids have always enjoyed Junk Modelling. Pip Squeak’s junk modelling tends to consist of tp rolls, cardboard boxes and LOTS of tape. Red Ted, now 7, is gradually moving on and looking for “cooler things” to craft (I say GRADUALLY, as we have plenty of back to basic days too). A session of Bottle […]

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Milk Carton Woven Basket Craft

| March 16, 2015 | 4 Comments
Milk Carton Woven Basket Craft

Today, we would like to show you how easy and simple it is to turn a plastic milk jug (or juice carton) into a cute little woven basket craft.. This little upcycled basket is perfect to fill with goodies on Mother’s Day or to let the kids use as an Easter Basket.. or make it […]

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Bubble Wrap Painting – Puffy Sheep Mobile

| March 10, 2015 | 4 Comments
Bubble Wrap Painting – Puffy Sheep Mobile

Today is all about getting painting. My kids love to paint and we regularly get the watercolours out and they just have a go.. but every so often it is fun to do something different.. possibly a little messier? or quirkier? And today is all about bubble wrap painting and printing.. to be honest, bubble […]

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Cereal Box to Foldable Doll’s House DIY (perfect take along house)

| March 9, 2015 | 10 Comments
Cereal Box to Foldable Doll’s House DIY (perfect take along house)

I have been challenged by Betta Living Kitchens to come up with a fun box related craft…… and I think I came up with something that you guys will LOVE – a Cereal Box Pop Up Dolls… yes… a dolls house made from cereal boxes, that you can collapse, fold away and take along with you… be […]

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Rainbow Butterfly Cork Crafts

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
Rainbow Butterfly Cork Crafts

Welcome back to more crafty fun! Today, we have an adorable little cork craft, that is super easy for younger kids to make too (in fact, we will be doing this with Pip Squeak’s Reception class sometime soon!). These little cork bugs or butterfly corks are a great way to “use up” some kids art, […]

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TP Roll DIY Cat Toy

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
TP Roll DIY Cat Toy

Now here is a little TP Roll Craft for Cat Lovers.. actually… this little Cat Toy Craft is also nice for hamsters and guinea pigs that like to play. It is super quick and easy to make and will provide hours of fun for your furry friend. Please note: after sharing this Cat Toy How […]

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Cereal Box Mailboxes for Valentine’s Day

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
Cereal Box Mailboxes for Valentine’s Day

A big welcome today to Kristina from Toddler Approved, who shares this cute little Valentine’s Day Ideas for Preschoolers and toddlers. Love that it is a great “upcycled” craft for a cereal box too and is so easy and fun to make for younger kids. Isn’t it just too cute? Over to Kristina… We love […]

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TP Roll Shaun the Sheep Craft

| January 27, 2015 | 4 Comments
TP Roll Shaun the Sheep Craft

We are HUGE Shaun the Sheep fans! And as the new Shaun the Sheep Movie out, we felt inspired to get crafty… and once again our favourite craft material springs to mind – the humble Toilet Paper Roll. Ah yes, so humble, so plentiful and yet so versatile too – we bring our Shaun the […]

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Pom Pom Heart Frames

| January 21, 2015 | 2 Comments
Pom Pom Heart Frames

Welcome back for more lovely LOVE crafts.. this is a series of 31 Days of Love – celebrating lovely bloggers from around the world and bring you some great Valentine’s Day Crafts and activities. Today we have Meredith from Homegrown Friends sharing this super cute Pom Pom Heart Frame. My kids ADORE pom poms and […]

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Cute TP Roll Umbrella

| January 20, 2015 | 3 Comments
Cute TP Roll Umbrella

Today we have a cute craft from Anna from In The Playroom all about “showering you with love”… awwww. Too cute! The 31 Days of Love Series continues! Thanks so much to Maggy for having me over at Red Ted Art to share a craft as part of the 31 Days of Love series. I’m […]

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Penguin Finger Puppets & More Cute Cute CUTE Crafts!

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Penguin Finger Puppets & More Cute Cute CUTE Crafts!

Simple Craft Guide for Beginners by Sykes Cottages

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12 Christmas Cork Crafts – Getting Festive!

| December 5, 2014 | 1 Comment
12 Christmas Cork Crafts – Getting Festive!

Welcome back to another Crafty “Round Up” and Craft Video!! Today’s topics is a favourite crafting material of mine – Wine Corks and Champagne Corks! It isn’t that we drink that much (ahem!), I get them all from my in law (honest!!), I just love the texture, shape and feel of course. They are almost […]

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Paddington Bear Craft using TP Rolls (of course!)

| December 2, 2014 | 13 Comments
Paddington Bear Craft using TP Rolls (of course!)

So.. my kids and I recently were lucky enough to go and see the new Paddington Bear Movie. Oh and how much we enjoyed it. I was particularly impressed to hear The Englishman chuckling away. I could go on and on about what we thought about the Paddington Movie, but I will send you over […]

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Cork Angel Craft

| December 1, 2014 | 1 Comment
Cork Angel Craft

Hello hello! Welcome back to more cork crafts fun!!! Today, I share with you a little Cork Angel, that I made for the lovely people over at the Party Delights Blog! How I DO love a cork craft or too!!!! We have lots more Cork Crafts for you to browse! Cork Angel Craft – Check […]

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