Category Archives: Crafts

#GetCrafty for National Stationery Week

We are coming to the end of National Stationery Week and I wanted to celebrate with my favourite of the days this year. #GetCrafty sponsored by Crafter’s Companion which takes place tomorrow.

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Painting with The Dremel Hatch Project Kit

I love to craft. You all know that. This blog is filled with crafty projects. But there are a few things I cannot do. Knitting, crochet, drawing and painting. So I was really curious to see if The Dremel Hatch Project Kit could get me painting a masterpiece skyline.

The Dremel Hatch Skyline Kit
My kit

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Making an Easter Tree with Hobbycraft

A little while ago I was invited to my local Hobbycraft store in Norwich to see the new Spring range, which included some fabulous bits and bobs for Easter. At around the same time I was also sent a box full of goodies to create a wonderful Easter Tree. Filled with inspiration I had a great time creating my tree.

Easter Tree
L enjoyed exploring the new Hobbycraft range with me

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How to Make a Succulent Terrarium

I am so excited to share this craft with you, it’s something I have wanted to make for ages and when Hobbycraft asked if I had any ideas for a Mother’s Day Craft I immediately knew what I wanted to do. I wanted to make a Terrarium. A lovely gift for anyone really, or just as something to do for yourself.Make a Terrarium

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A Valentine’s Gift You Can Make This Weekend

Hobbycraft are a one stop shop for your crafting needs and they have got loads of projects you can make this weekend ready for Valentine’s Day next week. I have chosen a lovely Cross Stitch but there is loads more inspiration over on the Hobbycraft Blog.

Valentine's craft
What I used

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Gift Wrapping

Hobbycraft are helping us get in the Christmas Spirit with their 12 Makes of Christmas. They are hosting festive demos and sharing a range of inspiring makes and project guides to help those looking to create a handmade Christmas. This week, our final week, I have been busy wrapping presents.

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Hampers

Hobbycraft are helping us get in the Christmas Spirit with their 12 Makes of Christmas. They are hosting festive demos and sharing a range of inspiring makes and project guides to help those looking to create a handmade Christmas. This week I will be sharing a simple way to jazz up your gift hampers.

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Baking

Hobbycraft are helping us get in the Christmas Spirit with their 12 Makes of Christmas. They are hosting festive demos and sharing a range of inspiring makes and project guides to help those looking to create a handmade Christmas. This week I will be sharing some baking ideas with you.

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Photo Tree

Hobbycraft are helping us get in the Christmas Spirit with their 12 Makes of Christmas. They are hosting festive demos and sharing a range of inspiring makes and project guides to help those looking to create a handmade Christmas. This week I will talk you through the photo tree I made.

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Wreaths

Hobbycraft are helping us get in the Christmas Spirit with their 12 Makes of Christmas. They are hosting festive demos and sharing a range of inspiring makes and project guides to help those looking to create a handmade Christmas. This week we are making two very easy wreaths.

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