Native American Small World Play

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This rather wonderful Native American Small World Play set was part of my eldests home work this week.  This term her class have been studying a bit of American history centered around Native Americans and the Pioneers. She’s was very taken with the Native American culture they touched on and wanted to make … Continue reading

Pipe Cleaner Dancing Princesses

These adorable Pipe Cleaner Dancing Princesses are so simple to make. Not only do they make the most adorable decorations but they are also the perfect puppet/doll for imaginary play. My girls love using them to act out stories and plays. There’s something wonderfully tactile about them. The simple elegance and … Continue reading

How To Make Gorgeous Pipe Cleaner Daffodils

Pipe Cleaner Daffodil craft

I have a real soft spot for cotton pipe cleaners as a crafting material. Their soft bobbly texture really adds something quite special to crafts and at times looks as if the finished piece had been knitted or crocheted.  These gorgeous pipe cleaner daffodils embody that soft warm woollen quality … Continue reading

Metal Bottle Top Spring Flowers

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The few days of sunshine is having an effect on me and I’ve been making flowers again but this time using metal bottle tops. These were briefly shown on the Bottle Top Hangout a while back and are very similar to the Plastic Bottle Top Flowers I have previously blogged … Continue reading