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Tiger Craft: The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Tiger Craft: The Tiger Who Came To Tea

| May 8, 2014

Our UK Blogging Awards “BiBs” “mini series” continues! The “BiBs”  is a UK award ceremony in which I have been nominated for Crats and Outstanding (ahem, please do vote for me if you wish…). I thought it would be nice to highlight some of my lovely peer group with guest posts from fellow nominees in the Craft […]

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Cardboard Box Crafts: Computer

Cardboard Box Crafts: Computer

| May 7, 2014

Continuing our celebration of the UK Blogging Awards “BiBs”, we have another lovely guest poster from the Craft Category today. For me, events like the BiBs, is an opportunity to explore and celebrate my peer group and get excited about all things crafty. So I have asked some of the “competition” if they would like to […]

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World Cup Crafts: HAMA Bead Fun

World Cup Crafts: HAMA Bead Fun

| May 7, 2014

Some of you may have heard of the UK Blogging Awards “BiBs”. This year, I am in crafts and outstanding categories (thank you for those of you who nominated me)… but I wanted to spend a little time on my fellow Craft Nominees… for me, events like the BiBs, is an opportunityt to explore and […]

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Paper Teacup Printable & Tea Party Games

Paper Teacup Printable & Tea Party Games

| May 6, 2014 | 93 Comments

So… we have just had a WONDERFUL few days behind us – we had a very special Family Wedding – an Alice in Wonderland Wedding!!! Though I can’t share pictures of the gorgeous bride and groom, I can share with you some of the fun little Alice in Wonderland crafts and decorations from the day. […]

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Protected: Your Free Teacup Printable!

Protected: Your Free Teacup Printable!

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Juice Carton Crafts: Owl Bird Feeder

Juice Carton Crafts: Owl Bird Feeder

| May 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

Firstly, I need to apologise on this craft post for you – I forgot to take some photos as we went along! Argh. So we have, uhm a “beginning photo” and an “end photo” of this juice carton craft…. to be honest, I think the bird feeder is pretty self explanatory and the additional information, […]

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Juice Carton Crafts – Simple Snack Box

Juice Carton Crafts – Simple Snack Box

| May 1, 2014 | 2 Comments

We do love a challenge! And we challenged ourselves to come up with a variety of Juice Carton crafts! The great thing about juice cartons (or milk cartons for that matter0 are it’s distinct properties: they are waterproof and they usally have a certain elongated shape (and often the little trianglur house shape “on top”). […]

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Kids Get Arty: Exploring Mike Kelley for Kids

Kids Get Arty: Exploring Mike Kelley for Kids

| April 30, 2014 | 8 Comments

Finally, we are back with another “Great Artists for Kids” project! We are a little late with this one, though we did do the project a while back. This month’s Great Artist we are focussing on, is American popular culture artist Mike Kelley. Mike Kelley is a great modern day artist to explore with kids, […]

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Poppy Cat Crafts: TP Roll Puppets

Poppy Cat Crafts: TP Roll Puppets

| April 28, 2014 | 4 Comments

Hooray, we do love Poppy Cat! And we are rather excited to say that over the coming months we will be regularly creating some special crafts to go with Poppy Cat and her friends hooray. The creators of Poppy Cat asked us to help “make everyday adventures more extraordinary” and as we LOVE using every […]

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Inspirational Projects

Inspirational Projects

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

As some of you know, I went to a Cricut Explore launch day a couple of weeks ago. I was uncertain as to what I thought about the Circut Explore before hand (after all, I love making things from scratch), but I came away excited and enthused about the possibilities. There are two things that I […]

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Getting Crafty in the Garden with Outspiration

Getting Crafty in the Garden with Outspiration

| April 28, 2014 | 19 Comments

Sooo, we don’t have a big garden, but we do have a much loved garden. With two young children, you can imagine – that a garden is hugely important. About a year ago, we converted what was a wonderful little “secret garden”, great for lazy Sunday afternoon BBQs and a glass of Pimms, into a […]

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Cricut Explorer Review – Die Cutting at its Best!

Cricut Explorer Review – Die Cutting at its Best!

| April 24, 2014 | 5 Comments

When I was asked by the team at Cricut HQ whether or not I wanted to take a peak at the Cricut Explore, I was EXCITED… I was excited for two main reasons – firstly, I had heard that it cuts fabric (ooooh) and secondly I had heard, that you can use your VERY OWN […]

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Design Your Own House (Paper House Printable)

Design Your Own House (Paper House Printable)

| April 23, 2014 | 5 Comments

My kids love making little houses for their toys.. sometimes they use the lego bricks, other times, a little bit of tupperware, and some times a pile of stones….. I thought they would enjoy DESIGNING their very own house those. So I created this super simple and straight forward printable. Then I printed them off […]

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Button Craft Ideas

Button Craft Ideas

| April 22, 2014 | 12 Comments

This week we are looking at yet another lovely craft material: BUTTONS and Button Crafts. Buttons is something that I have always loved, ever since I was a child. I remember my grandmother having this box of buttons, that I could spend HOURS sorting through. It contained these tiniest of buttons with three tiny holes, […]

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