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25 Paper Cup Crafts

| August 6, 2014 | 6 Comments
25 Paper Cup Crafts

Finally, we have a chance to share another one our craft videos with you again – this time we have Paper Cup Crafts – i.e. what can you make out the humble little paper cup?! As per usual, I have the paper cup craft VIDEO, but have also scowered the web to find more paper […]

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Easy Fabric Flowers

| February 4, 2014 | 13 Comments
Easy Fabric Flowers

We recently did a Flower Crafts Ideas Hangout – where crafty bloggers get together online and record a short video discusing lots of craft ideas around one topic – FLOWERS!!!  It is a great way for me to connect with fellow crafters, but also bring you a varied set of ideas – as we all […]

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Flower Craft Ideas

| February 3, 2014 | 7 Comments
Flower Craft Ideas

I don’t know about you, but I do love some flower crafts ideas to cheer me up. Flowers are so pretty at ANY time of year – colourful and just lovely. I often feel “guilty” though about having cut flowers (occassionally, I guess that is fine), so I like to surround myself with flower crafts […]

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Tissue Paper Flower Lollipops

| January 28, 2014 | 9 Comments
Tissue Paper Flower Lollipops

If you are looking for some flower craft ideas, you may like these super simple but pretty tissue paper flower lollipops.  I recycled old tissue paper from a REAL bunch of flowers I got to make these adorable roses crafts. So easy to make and would be a great little gift to a friend, a […]

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Flower and Leaf Crafts

| July 3, 2013 | 5 Comments
Flower and Leaf Crafts

Summer is such a lovely time of year – finally we get to spend more time outdoors and the trees and flowers around us are in full swing. My kids adore picking flowers (or more like weeds, I don’t let them pick everything) or collecting fallen petals and leaves. We are always careful not to […]

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Flower Crowns & Flower Play

| May 22, 2013 | 11 Comments
Flower Crowns & Flower Play

Well… it really IS that time of year – the the trees are blooming, the daisies are sprouting and flowers and blossoms are appearing everywhere – and my little girl, simply cannot resist PLAYING WITH FLOWERS and this weekend we made some easy peasy Flower Crowns for her teddies. It all started many moons ago […]

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How To Press Flowers

| June 4, 2012 | 32 Comments
How To Press Flowers

Today we are looking at being “Creative with Flowers” – I decided to do our very first “How To Press Flowers” session with the children. Flower pressing is another on of those “childhood” classic crafts that you can have a go at – it is surprising how well some flowers do press (whilst, ahem, other don’t). So […]

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Kids Crafts: Flower Cards

| April 18, 2012 | 25 Comments
Kids Crafts: Flower Cards

Welcome back to this week’s  Kids Get Crafty and our FIMO Flower Cards! I love these cards, as they are great for small hands to make and a great way of letting them have a go at what can be quite tricky: FIMO (or polymer clay)! But of course you can make these cards out […]

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Kids Crafts: Easter Bonnets

| March 7, 2012 | 36 Comments
Kids Crafts: Easter Bonnets

Welcome to Netmum’s special “Easter Bonnet week”! Every year us mums get sent home from school with the task to create an Easter Bonnet with our children

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How to… make a Beautiful & Simple Crochet Rosette Flower (Guest Post)

| July 15, 2011 | 6 Comments
How to… make a Beautiful & Simple Crochet Rosette Flower (Guest Post)

I am well on the road to learning to crochet. So far I have made a blanked and numberous little balls..  I am now Always on the look out for new and easy crochet projects, I spotted this adorable flower over at Sara’s  Creative Jewish Mom. I love how the flower is in essence one […]

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Kids Crafts: Sunflower Thank You Cards

| June 29, 2011 | 44 Comments
Kids Crafts: Sunflower Thank You Cards

What isn’t there to love about Sunflowers? What better motif for Fingerprint Thank You Cards! This year we decided to take part in Nurture Store’s Sunflower Challenge, which is also linked to raising funds and awareness for the Compton Hospice. And to celebrate the challenge coming to an end at the end of the month, […]

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Kids Crafts: Flower Collage

| May 25, 2011 | 39 Comments
Kids Crafts: Flower Collage

Welcome back to kids crafts! This week’s craft was inspired by, the kind people at Interflora. About 4-6 weeks ago, they were super lovely and send me a huge bunch of flowers. They were beautiful. And Red Ted thought they were beautiful. So I thought we could make our own bunch! We save all the […]

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Weekly Photo: Z is for a Zillion Thanks

| April 2, 2011 | 14 Comments
Weekly Photo: Z is for a Zillion Thanks

Oh my oh my oh my… these are simple Gorgeous and come with compliments from the lovely people at Interflora! (Did you know they even have a blog??) My practical mind thought: oh what a perfect selection, these will last ages, as the different flowers open up. I also LOVE Lillies… My son said: Mummy will you […]

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