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Valentines Cards for Kids: Pop Up Card

| January 1, 2014 | 6 Comments
Valentines Cards for Kids: Pop Up Card

Happy New Year!! Welcome to 2014.  To see in the new year, I have asked fellow bloggers to come and visit Red Ted Art for 31 Days of Love! Yes. We are having 31 Days of Love related crafts – from Valentines Cards to Valentines Gifts that Kids Can make. Lots of lovely love related […]

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Kids Crafts: Maracas Instruments (& Rattles)

| March 20, 2013 | 23 Comments
Kids Crafts: Maracas Instruments (& Rattles)

Here is a quick and cute Easter Craft idea for you – DIY Maracas and little rattles – this would be a lovely gift for kids to make for their baby siblings or you could make for your kids. You can make these any time of year or as an alternative Easter Gift. Both the […]

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Chinese New Year for Kids – Paper Snake

| January 4, 2013 | 19 Comments
Chinese New Year for Kids – Paper Snake

Just before Christmas Pip Squeak discovered her love for Paper Chains! We were visiting a friend who has some fabulously shiny, pre cut and with a self adhesive! Perfect for small toddler hands. So we made a fun chain… and with Chinese New Year approaching, I thought another simple snake craft for kids would be […]

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Last Minute Halloween Costumes: Skeletons!

| October 7, 2012
Last Minute Halloween Costumes: Skeletons!

Ok boys and girls, these are super duper EASY and great last minute Halloween Costumes: Skeletons!!! And if you count your self in the “not very crafty” category, then these are ideal for you. I first “made” these costumes back when I was a student and it was a great hit! I borrowed my adorable neighbour’s boys […]

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Kids Crafts: Pinecone Crafts – Fairies

| September 26, 2012 | 41 Comments
Kids Crafts: Pinecone Crafts – Fairies

Oh I we do love Autumn!!!! I think I have gushed about Autumn and Autumn crafts in a number of posts now… but I still can’t get enough. We love conkers, acorns, sticks and pinecones. We drag them all home and then we get crafty… A pinecone craft can be a little tricky – as […]

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Kids Craft: 8 Rock Monsters & a Ladybird

| January 18, 2012 | 35 Comments
Kids Craft: 8 Rock Monsters & a Ladybird

Well.. today we deWelcome back to today’s Kids Crafts! Today, we have a super duper simple craft, but it is one that my children never tire of.. Stone Monsters!! Nice and easy and lots of fun! They are tactile, bright and suitable for all ages to have a go (just moderate what paint you use). […]

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Kids Crafts: Cookie Cutter Christmas Cards & Decorations

| November 16, 2011 | 23 Comments
Kids Crafts: Cookie Cutter Christmas Cards & Decorations

Welcome back to Kids Get Crafty for a crafty 2 in 1 Christmas craft (and how many “crafts” can I fit into one sentence!?!?)…  I love this little craft. It is simple. Easy and adored by recipients: With the help of cookie cutters as templates make simple Christmas cards, which can be used as Christmas […]

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Kids Get Crafty: Chestnut Crafts (Pencil Toppers)

| September 21, 2011 | 43 Comments
Kids Get Crafty: Chestnut Crafts (Pencil Toppers)

Welcome to this week’s Kids Crafts – this week we share with your our horse chestnut craft – Chestnut Pencil Toppers. Crafting with chestnuts, acorns, leaves and bits and pieces is something that I remember well from early childhood.. mainly we would make little animals, similar to the acorn critters from last week. Chestnuts are slightly […]

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Kids Get Crafty – Why, How, Ideas

| August 31, 2011 | 14 Comments
Kids Get Crafty – Why, How, Ideas

Hello! Welcome to a “special” post on the topic of “Kids Get Crafty”… it is to celebrate a very special lady over at Teach Preschool – Deborah Steward – not only has she got a fabulous resource site for preschoolers, but she has also just reached 20,000 (!) Facebook followers. To celebrate with Deborah a […]

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Kids Get Crafty: Tate Britain & Sea Monsters

| August 31, 2011 | 21 Comments
Kids Get Crafty: Tate Britain & Sea Monsters

Hello! Welcome back to Kids Get Crafty! I am very excited about today’s post, as it is something I have been wanting to do with my kids since they were born (Yes, that is how “sad” I am) – visit an art gallery and get crafty! Today we went to Tate Britain “quite by accident”. […]

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Quick Kids Craft: Birds of Paradise “Guest Vlog”

| August 25, 2011 | 4 Comments
Quick Kids Craft: Birds of Paradise “Guest Vlog”

Gorgeous gorgeous Jay from Mocha Beanie Mummy tweeted me this Vlog earlier today.. And I just have to share it with you – a) because Noah’s and Isaac’s talking paradise birds are just too cute and b) well I am simply thrilled to bits! We even get told by Noah how they made the birds […]

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Kids Crafts: Loo Roll Animal Zoo

| July 6, 2011 | 50 Comments
Kids Crafts: Loo Roll Animal Zoo

Welcome back to Kids Get Crafty! Today, we are using my ever so favourite “household item” for crafting: the humbled loo roll to make a whole Animal Zoo! As you know, I am a fan of loo rolls and have even written a small ebook on. Do go check it out! Today’s craft, was inspired […]

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Sneaky Craft: Hama Beads

| May 2, 2011 | 17 Comments
Sneaky Craft: Hama Beads

Before I write ANYTHING and bore you with my rambling, the kids LOVE the Hama beads. They made them straight away  the day we got them and then again were at it first thing the following morning. What can I say, save for HOORAY! Hello hello! A quick sneaky craft for you: Hama Beads! I […]

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Royal Get Crafty *special edition*

| April 15, 2011 | 18 Comments
Royal Get Crafty *special edition*

Hello! Welcome to an impromptu and *special* Get Crafty edition! I decided last minute, that a “Royal Get Crafty” may “just be the ticket” – Will and Kate are getting married on the 29th April and in the UK we are celebrating with two extra holidays, street parties and, hopefully, crafting! So to help you […]

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