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Minecraft Crafts: Diamond Sword (Perler Beads)

| January 11, 2016 | 2 Comments
Minecraft Crafts: Diamond Sword (Perler Beads)

If you saw our Minecraft moneybox craft earlier in the week, you will have seen mention of the Minecraft Sword Craft – and now we have the Minecraft Sword Pattern and how to video for you ready! This Minecraft craft is a bit better for beginners, as it is much quicker and easier to make […]

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Minecraft Crafts: Perler Bead Moneybox

| January 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Minecraft Crafts: Perler Bead Moneybox

So, we have finally joined the ranks of Minecraft fans as both kids embrace Minecraft. And as much as they enjoy the Minecraft computer game, they also love “playing Minecraft” with toys and homemade Minecraft crafts! Red Ted (almost 8yrs) received a set of “Minecraft Perler Beads” – basically, an assortment of Minecraft colours and […]

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Cactus Crafts – Hama Bead Jewellry

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
Cactus Crafts – Hama Bead Jewellry

It is that time of year….. the weather is hotting up and we are thinking about Summer themed crafts. There are so many things that say SUMMER to us – from boats, to shells, to flying kites and sunflowers…. and one such thing is our prickly friend the cactus. I personally have a “bit of […]

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Perler Bead Cookie Cutter Ornaments

| November 12, 2014 | 12 Comments
Perler Bead Cookie Cutter Ornaments

Due to popular demand.. this is a translation of the wonderful Wooz.dk instructions. We have had a go and they are great. It is VERY important that you follow the instructions, else your Perler Beads/ Hama Beads will stick to your cookie cutter and ruin it! For your Perler Bead Ornaments, you will need: Cookie […]

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Hama Bead/ Perler Bead Bracelets

| September 17, 2014 | 8 Comments
Hama Bead/ Perler Bead Bracelets

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 ringsĀ – 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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Gifts Kids Can Make: Hama Bead Keyring Owls

| July 2, 2014 | 9 Comments
Gifts Kids Can Make: Hama Bead Keyring Owls

So, we are coming to the end of our school year and I wanted Red Ted to make some small gifts for some of his “extra curricular” teachers. He has some lovely teachers, doing extra classes such as a writing workshop and “multi sports” with him and he loves the classes sooooo much. I thought […]

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Melty Bead Crafts (Hama Beads)

| June 20, 2013 | 10 Comments
Melty Bead Crafts (Hama Beads)

Hooray it is Melty Beads Crafts time!!! Some may know of these as Hama Beads and others as Perler Beads… in essence they are the little plastic beads that you put on peg boards to make a pattern and then iron so they “melt together” and fix into a permanent shape. Many parents, hate them. […]

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Hama Bead Cards

| June 15, 2013 | 8 Comments
Hama Bead Cards

The kids have gone HAMA BEAD CRAZY!!!! Yes, those “awful little plastic beads” that you melt with an iron have taken over our house also knowns as Perler Beads or Melty Beads…. But you know, the kids love them, they are bright and colourful and actually, there are a number of things you can make […]

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