Tag Archives: Crafts

Sewing Machines from Hobbycraft

At the end of August Hobbycraft updated their range of sewing machines. Now I may be biased as sewing is my craft of choice but I think a sewing machine is a household essential. Having spoken to many of my friends though, whilst they see how useful a sewing machine would be they are genuinely a bit scared by them. Continue reading Sewing Machines from Hobbycraft

Makerly Craft Box – September

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 Candle Making Continue reading Makerly Craft Box – September

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

Creative Kits from Character – Oonies & Orbeez

L was recently sent a bundle of lovely toys from Character Options, perfect for keeping him occupied indoors now the weather isn’t quite so lovely!Character Oonies Continue reading Creative Kits from Character – Oonies & Orbeez

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

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

So Slime DIY – Review

I had managed to avoid the whole slime craze with L, but I have caved. Only because the right product came along though. June see’s the launch of Canal Toys in the UK and their So Slime DIY range is excellent. Mainly because it is easy and mess free.  Continue reading So Slime DIY – Review

#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