Glittery Helicopter (Sycamore) Seed Decorations

Red Glitter Sycamore Seeds

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Having seen how wonderful helicopter (Sycamore) seeds look when painted I just had to get the glitter out and make some beautiful helicopter seed decorations for my Christmas tree.   I couldn’t have imagined a better pairing. The sycamore seeds look simply stunning against the lush green of a real … Continue reading

Pipe Cleaner Christmas Decorations & Amazing Giveaway

Pipe-Cleaner-Christmas-Decoration-flyer

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Oh the excitement. I’m taking part in an amazing giveaway co-hosted by members of the amazing KBN (Kid Blogger Network). Each blogger joining in the giveaway has also posted a great Christmas craft collection so do pop over and see all the crafty posts. Four lucky winners will win $500! … Continue reading

3D Paper Snowflake Decorations

3D Paper Snowflake Decoration

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These 3D Paper Snowflake decorations are perfect for doing together as a family. They are a bit fiddle but younger kids can have great fun punching out the snowflake shapes whilst the older kids and adults piece them together. You Need Cardstock or Paper – I used printer paper to make … Continue reading

Pipe Cleaner Christmas Tree Decorations

Pipe Cleaner Christmas Tree

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Christmas is just around the corner and the excitement is gaining momentum in our house as Christmas Eve creeps closer and closer. The girls are excitedly writing lists, planning meals and remembering the treasure trove of decorations stored in our attic. Of course you can never have too many decorations … Continue reading

Helicopter Seed Craft – Wall Decoration

Silver Helicopter Seeds

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The simple yet beautiful  helicopter seed, also known as sycamore seed. A great nature toy for generations of children, wonderfully tactile to touch, beautiful to look at and rather lovely to craft with.    Apply a thin coat of metallic pearl paint to highlight the wing texture of each helicopter seed, leaving … Continue reading

DIY Pumpkin T-Shirt Embellishment

Cricut Explore Pumpkin Tshirt

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Contains Affiliate Links This cool DIY Pumpkin T-Shirt is another 15 minute clothes revamp using my Cricut Explore I used a cheap supermarket t-shirt (ASDA), a Teresa Collins – Chic and Scary cartridge (#M2E64F) and some Gold Iron On Vinyl. It’s as simple as Opening Cricut Design Space Setting a blank canvas Measuring … Continue reading

Needle Felt Spiders

Needle Felt Spiders

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I’ve been playing with my roving wool again and made these super cute felt spider decorations that are perfect for using over Halloween. They’re also really easy as they’re formed around a polystyrene ball so it’s easy to get a good shape each time. You’ll need a 4cm polystyrene ball, black red and … Continue reading