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Crafty Kids and April Showers – fun Easter crafts

Easter is fast approaching, and so are the holidays. I’m looking forward to some time off and hopefully some beautiful spring weather but most holidays come with some rainy days and my kids love getting creative, so here are some ideas for some crafty Easter fun… I looked back at my old blog and found… Continue reading Crafty Kids and April Showers – fun Easter crafts

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Brighten your day – a wet felting tutorial 

It’s a cold grey February day so I’ve been trying to brighten things up making felted wool balls. There are loads of tutorials around for making wet felted balls, you can make them in the washing machine, or even shake wool around in a pot, but this is how I like to make them. All… Continue reading Brighten your day – a wet felting tutorial 

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Squirrel coats and bunny trousers – getting crafty with Sylvanian Families

Christmas may be over but it’s still cold outside, so today we made sure that some of our Sylvanian Family friends got some nice warm clothes. There are some amazingly talented makers who knit, crochet and sew beautiful, detailed clothes for these tiny creatures but I know from past experience that these can be tricky… Continue reading Squirrel coats and bunny trousers – getting crafty with Sylvanian Families