Category Archives: crafts

Pipe cleaner spiders for Halloween

We were sent a lovely box of craft supplies to get crafting for Halloween. Inside were balls of wool, pipe cleaners and lots of lolly pops. We thought it would be fun to make some pipe cleaner spiders for Halloween, with a secret treat for the Trick or Treaters! This was such a simple craft… Read More »

Crafting the Froglets

My son has always been a big fan of the Clangers. He’s lucky to have a subscription to the Clangers magazine and the latest cover gift was a set of the Froglets to paint. Perfect! They were quite small so we put blu tack underneath and struck them to a paint tray, this made them… Read More »

How to update a denim jacket

I love embellishing my clothes to make them a little bit different. A few weeks ago I saw some alphabet patches by Jennie Maizels in Hobbycraft and knew they would be perfect for a little project. I’ve admired Jennie Maizels style for a while. My daughter loves her clothes patches and seems to deliberately make… Read More »