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Mother’s Day Craft Ideas For You or Your Kids

| February 27, 2012 | 20 Comments
Mother’s Day Craft Ideas For You or Your Kids

Welcome to this special post all about Mother’s Day and provides you with handmade ideas for Mother’s Day! Thanks to Parentdish, there are three of us bloggers debating about Mother’s Day – What do you think about Mother’s Day? Is it a nice tradition or not? Should you make your Mother’s Day presents or buy […]

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Crafty Kits 4 Kids – GIVEAWAY

| July 31, 2011 | 69 Comments
Crafty Kits 4 Kids – GIVEAWAY

THE WINNER IS @judywhatilive4 AND HAS BEEN CONTACTED! Today we have a very special crafty giveaway – a mini pack created by me!!! It is made up things that we regularly use and hopefully will give you a 2-3 quick crafts to get stuck into ASAP! Not just that.. if you check out the blog […]

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Spring Get Crafty

| March 1, 2011 | 20 Comments
Spring Get Crafty

This post has been sponsored by the lovely people at The crafts remain your usual craft round up, we just have an additional lovely feature below on Smallable Spend 50€ + and get 10€ off  – all you need to do is enter the code REDTEDART* Visit their brand new Spring Summer Magazine for the latest […]

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Kids Get Crafty – Eric Carle & Homemade Puzzles

| September 8, 2010 | 60 Comments
Kids Get Crafty – Eric Carle & Homemade Puzzles

Welcome back to Kid’s Get Crafty – a link up party/ blog hop for all craftiness with and for children! Do take part. Do be inspired! Link up at bottom of post! Hooray! Old posts welcomed. Grab a button an add it to your post or side bar. Please do NOT post things for sale or […]

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Get Crafty – Yellow – September 2010

| September 1, 2010 | 26 Comments
Get Crafty – Yellow – September 2010

  I really do love “this time of the month”, when I see all those wonderful Get Crafty craftiness coming my way and then I get to put it all together in one place! Lovely to see so many inspirational people out there.  Get Crafty is designed to inspire people to “Get Crafty”. Hope you […]

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How to.. make a No Sew new Tee out of an old favourite Tee! (Guest Post)

| August 13, 2010 | 35 Comments
How to.. make a No Sew new Tee out of an old favourite Tee! (Guest Post)

The lovely Helen from Ickle Babe makes a range GORGEOUS gifts, from baby quilts, to bunting, to Aprons and New Home gifts. You simply have to pop over and check it out! I knew that ANY Guest Post from her would be a winner and a winner it is! Ever had your child grow out […]

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Get Crafty – Aug 2010 – SUMMER!

| August 1, 2010 | 24 Comments
Get Crafty – Aug 2010 – SUMMER!

  Welcome back to the monthly Get Crafty feature. Design to inspire people to “Get Crafty”. Hope you find something lovely to make! This month I bring you “Summer” – anything to do with summer – from trips to the beach to hanging out with friends to sunflowers and butterflies! Hope you find something lovely […]

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How to… make a Halterneck out of a T-shirt (Guest Post)

| July 9, 2010 | 42 Comments
How to… make a Halterneck out of a T-shirt (Guest Post)

It looks like we have Guest Post month!! So many lovely people sharing their crafts with you on Red Ted Art. Hurray! This week we have the amazing Amanda from Unique Snowflake visiting. She came up with his ingenious way of converting an old T-shirt into a Halterneck for the ladies! Talk about fabulous recycling! […]

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How to… make Felt "Strawberries & Cream" & Gingerbread Men!

| July 2, 2010 | 34 Comments
How to… make Felt "Strawberries & Cream" & Gingerbread Men!

Update: We recently adapted these adorable Felt Strawerries to include a ribbon and key chain… to make an adorable little gift. We also stuffed some lavender into them making them smell delightful. Perfect! Strawberry Keychain Craft With the Wimbledon Tennis on at the moment, you may want to indulge in some “Strawberries & Cream”, or […]

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story + art = Great Start – The Jolly Postman & Simple Postcards

| June 16, 2010 | 40 Comments
story + art = Great Start – The Jolly Postman & Simple Postcards

This is story + Art rolled into a geography lesson rolled into learning about “Mr Postman” rolled into having a little fun rolled into excited Red Ted rolled into an excuse to explore mainy new books…. What am I talking about? Playing By The Book’s international Postcard exchange!!! The exchange did take place a few […]

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Get Crafty – June 2010 – Inspired by Nature

| June 1, 2010 | 29 Comments
Get Crafty – June 2010 – Inspired by Nature

Hello! Welcome back to Get Crafty! This month’s theme was “Inspired by Nature”! My interpretation was the loosest possible sense: from drawings of animals and  trees to things made out of sticks and stones. Once again a WONDERFUL collection of crafts to keep you inspired the whole of the summer! If you like the look […]

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Story + Art = Great stART – Chick

| May 29, 2010 | 27 Comments
Story + Art = Great stART – Chick

Welcome to today’s story + art project with Red Ted. A very sweet and simple pop up book gave us inspiration this week! This craft project is great one for 5yrs+ or any age with a helping parent!!! Chick Greeting Cards chick, Ed Vere. As already said, this is a very sweet and simple pop up book […]

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How to… make Fabric Pom Pom Flowers (Guest Post)

| May 28, 2010 | 27 Comments
How to… make Fabric Pom Pom Flowers (Guest Post)

How wonderful! Anji over at the Pom Pom Emporioum has made this WONDERFUL tudorial for us! Scroll down to the bottom, to see my “quick and ready go at it”! And now to Anji: Hi my name is Anjie, over from PomPom Emporium)  doing a guest blog exchange with Maggy. Fabric flowers – Alliums from pom poms Last […]

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story + art = great stART – Giraffe’s can’t dance

| May 26, 2010 | 76 Comments
story + art  = great stART – Giraffe’s can’t dance

This week’s book & craft has been “brewing” for a while…  I am not sure why haven’t done it sooner, maybe I thought Red Ted was still too young. Well, he is in terms of  crafting, but he isn’t in terms of painting, sticking, helping and of course PLAYING! So, we embraced the craft – […]

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