Category: Crafts

Celebrating 400 years since William Shakespeare

When I was at school I remember having to read William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. It is the only book I have read of Shakespeare and I really loved it. I remember after reading dreaming out if I had someone I loved and our parents kept us apart and just how romantic it all was. […]

Saying Goodbye to Craftseller magazine

I while ago I became apart of the bloggers, I got to choose a magazine I would like to read and basically write about it and share it with you. I choose Craftseller magazine. Which is filled with a range of different crafts for all ability’s. I have really been enjoying reading this magazine, […]

Handmade Frozen Bracelets

I recently received loads of lovely beads from House of Gems. They have loads of wonderful beads and jewelry supply’s to choose from. Here are some of the beads I got: The first thing I decided to make with these beads were some beautiful ‘Frozen’ themed bracelets for my daughter Caitlin. She just loves the […]

New Docrafts Papermaina Items + Giveaway

I love crafting, but I haven’t had the time to do it for the last few months. So I am hoping to get back into it after Christmas. I was sent some new items out from Docrafts which I love. The items were some lovely chalkboard stickers  RRP £3.00 for 24 stickers from the chalk […]

DIY Cupcake Stand

Happy Monday again, everyone! It’s Dani, hopping on over from Busy Mom’s Helper. I’ve got an uber awesome tutorial for your today…. a DIY Cupcake Stand! I love cute cupcakes, don’t you? One thing that can really destroy an adorable cupcake, though….the cupcake stand! I hate how expensive they are, though. So we made our […]

Twig Stars

I’ve seen quite a few twig stars on Pinterest and thought I’d have a go at making some myself as they look really pretty in the garden. All you need to make these are 5 twigs approx the same size, or just cut some to size. Place them in a 5 point star shape and […]

Handmade Twig Wreath

I love to get all cosy in winter and just sit on my sofa with a hot chocolate under a blanket and having pretty things around my house to looks at. I like to bring nature inside the house so I decided to make a lovely wreath from things that I had found in my […]

Custom Made Wallets {guest post}

I’m so excited to be asked to guest post for Natasha. I’ve been super busy sewing this week.  Here are 4 new wallets that I’ve made in the last few days.  These first three are up in my Etsy shop, and the last one was a gift for my daughter’s friend.    These wallets are […]

HGK shop 1st Birthday {guest post}

Hi! I’m Audrey from HGK and this is my very first guest post, right here on Serenity You, so I’m thrilled (and a little nervous) to be here. Thank you Natasha! Have you heard of DaWanda? If not, you should really go and take a look. It’s an international marketplace for handmade items and supplies. […]

Crafting with Leather

Have you ever crafted with leather? I haven’t. But just look at this beautiful box.It doesn’t even look like it’s made with leather but wood. It’s just stunning! and I love these brown leather handmade bags. I would love to be able to make one of these. But as I have never worked with leather […]

Polo to Girl’s Dress: Tutorial {guest post}

Hi Serenity You readers! I’m MammaNene, the italian mum behind SergerPepper. I love to write about my sewing adventures and I share often clothes refashions, tutorials and free patterns.First of all I have to thank Natasha for the opportunity she’s giving me: I love her blog that I’m reading (and following) from a while, now, […]

Designed Comb {guest post}

Today I have Khadija from guest posting and showing us how to make a plain wooden comb gorgeous!! ************************* Simple is boring sometimes..Agree? well a few simple things are usually boring near me,(while crafting specially) this wooden comb is also among one of those things.. when I saw this plain wooden hair comb I […]