Tag: handmade

Decoupage Father’s Day Cards

I received a bundle of goodies from Do Crafts. The items I received were from the Mr Mister and Denim Blue range from papermania. Perfect for the men in your life. All the items were really good quality and brilliant. I received : 6 x 6 Decoupage Card Kit – RRP £2.00 A5 Decoupage Card Kit […]

10 Great Gifts You Can Sew (For next to nothing!)

 With Christmas a very short time away, a lot of us are looking for last-minute gifts that don’t involve a shopping expedition akin to a rugby match, that take very little time to pull together, and that work with the the meager remainder of our budget. I’ve combed through the internet and found 10 things […]

Magic Reindeer Food

  Have you ever seen Magic Reindeer Food before. I bet you have. But quite a lot of my friends hadn’t, so I decided to make some for them. Every year I do this. I make my magic reindeer food and on Christmas eve my kids throw it out the front door so it lands […]

How to Make a Peter Pan Collar {guest Post}

Hi, What’s up all you Serenity You fans! Today on this guest post, I decided to show you guys how to make my FAVOURITE accessory. Peter Pan Collars look so good I just love them. If you don’t know what Peter Pan Collars are I’ll show you a picture. The Picture: This is from Dolly Bow Bow. […]

Mini Yarn Christmas Trees

I’ve seen loads of these yarn Christmas trees around, so I thought I’d make some myself. All you need is a paper plate, yarn, hot glue and some sequins. First get your paper plate and cut it in half. Roll it up into a cone shape and hold it together with some tape. Then starting […]

Mini Box Advent Calendar {Tutorial}

This year I made another advent calendar for my 7 year old. Last year I made a Toilet Roll Advent Calendar, this year I’ve gone for mini boxes filled with treats. All you need to make this is scrap paper, scissors and a paper cutter I used 6×6 inch paper and cut each piece into […]

Yarn Wrapped Hearts

I’ve already made a few smaller ones of these, but I think the bigger ones look at lot better I simply cut some cardboard into a heart shape and then wrapped pink yarn all the way around until it covers all the cardboard then hot glue the end at the back. These are great for […]

My Handmade Valentines Cards

Here are a few cards that I made last week for Valentines day To make this pretty and simple Valentine’s Day card is so easy. You just need a plain white card, pretty coloured paper and a small heart punch. Punch out loads of little hearts. I used pink and lilac. Than make a little […]

Scrapbook Paper Shoe Boxes

I saw these lovely fabric covered cardboard boxes at sew fantastic and on pinterest. And I thought that the they would make cute storage boxes for my kids shoes. We have a shoe rack in our hallway but the kids always just throw their shoes everywhere, so I started using boxes. But the boxes didn’t look that great, I have […]

Toilet Roll Advent Calendar

I made an advent calendar this year for my kids. The first one I’ve ever made. Normally i buy the cheap £2 ones from the supermarket, you know them ones with the little chocolates behind the windows. But I’ve been inspired by all the handmade advent calendar I’ve seen. The one I’ve made is based on two calendars I featured on my post […]