Simply Stylish Wool Heart Wreath Decorations

Yarn Heart Wreath

I love these simple Heart Wreath decorations. All you need are some card scraps (I used old packing boxes) and some cheap wool/yarn. Draw out a heart shape on your card and then cut out the center leaving about 1cm heart outline. I find it easiest to fold the heart in … Continue reading

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Country Meadow Diorama / Story Box

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Diorama (story boxes) are one of my favourite crafts to do with my girls along with collage. Introducing children to mixed media art work is fantastic for helping develop their creativity which can only be a good thing. These Country Meadow Story boxes were made a few years ago by … Continue reading

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Shoe Box Shelves For Collectibles

Shoe Box Storage Shelves

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These shoe box shelves are great for displaying children’s Moshi Monster Collections and what’s great about them is that they’re made out of a shoe box … really!!! You can use any size shoe box (children’s or adults). The thing to bear in mind is that the size of the shelf … Continue reading

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Upcycle a Cardboard Box into…

Cardboard Town House

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Everyone loves to play with a cardboard box. It’s a well known fact that children get enormous pleasure playing with and up-cycling cardboard boxes into wonderful flying machines, vehicles, buildings, monsters etc Fellowes recently commissioned British artist, Chris Gilmour, to have a play with some of their flat pack boxes. … Continue reading

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Cardboard TubeTorus

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So how do you bend a card board tube easily … I have discovered that the simple card board tuber makes the most fantastic ‘Torus’ shape (imagine a hollow ring doughnut). Have a look at wikipedia if you want a bit more information. It’s very easy to make (you can make them … Continue reading

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