Category Archives: Crafts

The 12 Makes of Christmas – Stockings

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 stockings.

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Home Decor

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 some great Home Decor items.

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Christmas Cards

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 Christmas Cards.

Handmade card
I love the cute characters of this range

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Baubles

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 baubles.  Continue reading The 12 Makes of Christmas – Baubles

7 Reasons I love The Handmade Fair

A couple of weekends ago I headed off to The Handmade Fair at Hampton Court Palace. This is the second fair I have been to, having already been to The Handmade Christmas Fair in Manchester a few years ago.

We had an excellent time and the weather was kind to us. A couple of downpours, but they were short-lived and there was plenty of cover. Here are 7 reasons I love the Handmade Fair.

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Advent Calendars

Hobbycraft, who in June this year launched their earliest ever Christmas to meet the demand of customers, will be on hand to guide shoppers with their 12 Makes of Christmas to get you into the Christmas spirit!

The retailer will be hosting festive demos and sharing a range of inspiring makes and project guides to help those looking to create a handmade Christmas. The UK’s largest craft retailer has pulled together a 12 week guide for how to get organised for the season ahead. Continue reading The 12 Makes of Christmas – Advent Calendars

Craftiosity Kits – Review

There are two things I really love. Subscription boxes and crafting. Craftiosity combines the two. A completely flexible subscription box of modern craft kits with a new craft and make each month.

I was sent the September box to try out for myself and I loved it.

Craftiosity Kit
I was super excited to find out what was inside my Craftiosity Kit

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HOBBYCRAFT ANNOUNCES NATIONAL KIDS COMPETITION

This month, Hobbycraft the UK’s largest craft retailer has launched a national competition to create a Mini Makers Panel. The panel will be sent products to test and review before they hit the shelves and will be encouraged to share their feedback with Hobbycraft.

The feedback of the panel and their makes will be showcased on the Hobbycraft blog and social media channels.

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The Handmade Fair 2017

It is no secret that I love to craft, so I am really excited to be attending Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Fair at Hampton Court this year. Running from the 15th to the 17th of September this year looks like it will be fantastic. 

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Flying Tiger Father’s Day Canvas

Flying Tiger sell amazing value and great quality crafting goods, with paints and canvases starting at only £1. They kindly sent L and I bundle to get creative with and L asked to make something for his Daddy, so that’s what we did. 

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