I love it when I’m challenged to come up with a cool costume for my girls and this no sew bird mask will work beautifully for the Owl costume I needed to make for the upcoming Just So Festival Tribal Tournament next weekend. The idea came to me when my girls … Continue reading
I’ve used this DIY Winnie The Witch Costume a couple of times (one of the great things about having a family of girls is re-use!). And I absolutely love the end result. For more world book day costume ideas have a look here. Winnie The Witch is a great character as she … Continue reading
A large piece of cardboard and some sheets of craft foam are all you need to make this amazing Night Pirates World Book Day Costume. My eldest wore a few years back and amazed her friends with the very large house front and wonky hat. This is a fantastic modern day … Continue reading
Totally transform your kids halloween costume from super cute to super spooky with this simple Ghoul Halloween face paint. One of my favourite is Ghoul Facepaint as it’s pretty easy to do, you don’t have to be exact and it works with most costumes including every day clothes! The key face … Continue reading
I thought I’d share these fun DIY Flower Shoes I made for my girls way before I started blogging. They had a ‘Mad Shoe’ day at nursery so I grabbed some croc style shoes and set to work creating three little flower gardens shoe sets. Using mainly paper flowers, buttons, pipe cleaners, gems … Continue reading
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These cute Fairy Tale Shoes are made from papier-mache layers over egg box forms (egg cartons) … seriously! They are a bit fiddly so not really suitable for young children although they can have fun decorating pre-made shoes. The key to making them is selecting the right egg box (egg carton). You … Continue reading
Norman The Slug With The Silly Shell has been a firm favourite in this house for a few years. Written by Sue Hendra this fun story line (Norman wants to more than just an ordinary slug) and wonderful bright graphics make this a gorgeous book to read. So when it came to … Continue reading
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This is such a gorgeous and stylish tissue paper hat. It can be worn for loads of occasions and kept as simple or busy as you want. Oh, and best of all they are easy to make! All you need is … Three sheets of tissue paper (A2 sized sheets), ribbon/tulle to tie around … Continue reading
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We made these Jubilee felt pinwheels to wear for the Queens Diamond Jubilee celebrations but they would work equally well for 4th of July fun. You can use them to make hair accessories, necklaces, bracelets brooches. They work as an embellishment on pretty much everything. You will need: Red, blue and … Continue reading