Category Archives: Crafts

Fun & Easy Halloween Crafts with Hobbycraft

Halloween is one of L’s favourite events, it comes only after Christmas, so we always have to carve a pumpkin and decorate the house. We also love a bit of crafting together and Hobbycraft had all the bits to help.  Continue reading Fun & Easy Halloween Crafts with Hobbycraft

Makerly Craft Box – August

I do enjoy the chance to craft and I also love the surprise offered by a subscription box. Not knowing what you’ll get, the fun of unwrapping it, then a little project to complete. So exciting. That is exactly what you get with Makerly.Makerly July 2018 Punch Needle Continue reading Makerly Craft Box – August

Paint a Fairy Canvas with Crafter’s Companion

L loves fairies, he has been swept away by the magic of them ever since we visited Bluestone earlier the year. We have a Fairy Door and he has a resident fairy, Smiffle. He is always asking to make little things for Smiffle and wanted so I got straight in touch with the team at Crafter’s Companion and they sent me some wonderful products so we could be creative. Continue reading Paint a Fairy Canvas with Crafter’s Companion

VARTA Summer Challenge #4 Colour Mixing

This summer to help keep us busy and stop those cries of ‘I’m bored’  VARTA have set a series of Creative Summer Challenges. L and I have been having a blast completing them and learning something new, so it is my pleasure to share them with you. Varta Summer Challenge

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VARTA Summer Challenge #3 Homemade Lamp

This summer to help keep us busy and stop those cries of ‘I’m bored’  VARTA have set a series of Creative Summer Challenges. L and I have been having a blast completing them and learning something new, so it is my pleasure to share them with you. Varta Summer Challenge

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Makerly Craft Box – July

I do enjoy the chance to craft and I also love the surprise offered by a subscription box. Not knowing what you’ll get, the fun of unwrapping it, then a little project to complete. So exciting. That is exactly what you get with Makerly.Makerly July 2018 Punch Needle Continue reading Makerly Craft Box – July

Get Quilting with Crafter’s Companion for Project Linus

I am literally so excited to share this with you guys. A brilliant reason to get crafting, as if we need an excuse! All for a cause that when I heard about it made me feel all the feelings. Project Linus.

Project Linus is a volunteer organisation which aims to provide a sense of security and comfort to sick and traumatised babies, children and teenagers through the provision of new home made patchwork quilts and knitted/crocheted blankets.  In doing so it gives volunteers across the UK the opportunity to contribute to their local community. Continue reading Get Quilting with Crafter’s Companion for Project Linus

#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.

My love for stationery started a long time ago but crafting was there first and like any first love, it holds a special place in my heart.  Continue reading #GetCrafty for National Stationery Week

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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