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Spider Craft: Pom Pom Spider

Spider Craft: Pom Pom Spider

| September 17, 2014 | 2 Comments

So the great pom pom love continues. Earlier in the week, we made some hedgehog pom poms, today we share with you this adorable little Pom Pom Spider. I love it on so many levels – one it is a pom pom (already a winner), two it makes for a super cute Halloween craft (no […]

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Hama Bead/ Perler Bead Bracelets

Hama Bead/ Perler Bead Bracelets

| September 17, 2014 | 4 Comments

We do love Hama Beads in our house (also known as Perler Beads) and though we love making the “traditional” patterns and shapes (we love making gift coasters or gift key rings – both of which make great gifts to uncles, aunties or teachers), we also love looking for Hama Bead/ Perler Bead crafts that are […]

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Personalised Gifts from Stuck On You & #Giveaway

Personalised Gifts from Stuck On You & #Giveaway

| September 16, 2014 | 146 Comments

Ooooh… well, there are LOTS of companies out there, that “do school labels”.. but I tell, I bet there aren’t many that make you squeal in delight, when their “school labels” do indeed turn up.. and also, there are few companies out there, that offer quite such a wide range of colourful and cute designs […]

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Hedgehog Pom Pom Craft

Hedgehog Pom Pom Craft

| September 15, 2014 | 7 Comments

Well.. I do apologise in advance, you may be seeing a number of pom pom crafts coming from Red Ted Art HQ… after I bought the biggest stash of wool EVER, the kids and I can’t get enough of creating and inventing new pom poms! How sick we were of the bright red and green […]

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25 Bat Crafts for Kids

25 Bat Crafts for Kids

| September 10, 2014 | 4 Comments

Oooh we do adore BATS!! I know some like to refer to them as rats with wings, but I think that that is rather unkind. I think bats are rather adorable. I don’t know what it is about them, but there you go… I am a bat lover! And as a bat lover, I am […]

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Easy Salt Dough Recipe: Toy Bakery

Easy Salt Dough Recipe: Toy Bakery

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yes, you can tell that we have been busy with salt dough recently, right?! It is easy to make up a big batch of either plain or coloured salt dough and then store it for a couple of weeks and use it up a bit at a time. Today, we used the traditional plain salt […]

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Boxtroll Craft – Make Your Own TP Roll Boxtroll!

Boxtroll Craft – Make Your Own TP Roll Boxtroll!

| September 8, 2014 | 2 Comments

Some of you may have already seen the latest Boxtroll movie.. I confess, that we haven’t yet, but a few of their characters have made their way into our house and Red Ted can’t wait to go and see it… so whilst we await our turn to go, we decided to get crafty and make […]

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20 Apple Craft Ideas

20 Apple Craft Ideas

| September 4, 2014 | 2 Comments

Soooo… you may have noticed that we have gone a little APPLE MAD here recently.. well it IS apple season.. and apple crafts are such a lovely way to celebrate Autumn…. I love the lovely apple reds and apple greens, the round simple shapes, that lend themselves perfectly for creating apple crafts for kids!  Without […]

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Apple Crafts – Apple Pom Poms!!!

Apple Crafts – Apple Pom Poms!!!

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

So.. now that the kids have mastered making pom poms, thanks our pom pom maker (affiliate), we are making more and more and more pom poms. There are rather a lot of pom pom bunnies around our house, as well as pom pom birdies, but today, we are branching out (get it), to APPLE POM POMS. […]

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Yarn Apple Craft & Garland

Yarn Apple Craft & Garland

| September 1, 2014 | 8 Comments

How we love this time of year – the leaves are starting to turn, giving us the opportunity to make lots of wonderful leaf crafts, we are still foraging for berries and of course it is also Apple Season – and with that we get to make lots of lovely Apple Crafts and Apple Activities. […]

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DIY Gift Box for Kids (Recycled Plastic Bottle)

DIY Gift Box for Kids (Recycled Plastic Bottle)

| August 27, 2014 | 4 Comments

As per usual, we do love a cute recycled/ upcycled craft! So when Red Ted had a “charity fun raising day” and the kids were selling these ADORABLE little upcycled gift boxes to raise money for an African charity, I knew I had to share these with you. The teacher was more than happy for […]

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Fairy Houses Nature Craft

Fairy Houses Nature Craft

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Oh how we love to get crafty with nature!! Such a great way to connect with your immediate surroundings! And one activity that my kids never seem to tire of, are our nature fairy houses. We have made many different nature houses before and each time we have adapted the fairy house to our immediate […]

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Suppose.com – Track Prices Effortlessly

Suppose.com – Track Prices Effortlessly

| August 22, 2014 | 11 Comments

When the people at Suppose.com got in touch asking me to review their site, I was intrigued. Suppose allows you to track the price of virtually any product from any retailer. You then receive alerts whenever a price drops, meaning you can get in there before an item sells out. It’s very visual, displaying the […]

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Get Ready for Back to School with Magic Tape

Get Ready for Back to School with Magic Tape

| August 21, 2014 | 2 Comments

Soooo -are you getting ready to get Back to School? Are you looking for things to keep the kids busy in the final weeks of the Summer holidays? Well, why not combine the two and get crafty in the holidays AND get ready for back to school?! 3M Scotch challenged me to get ready with […]

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