Art Projects

A Leaf Door Decoration

A Leaf Door Decoration

Over the last few weeks we have been collecting conkers, chestnuts and acorns like they are going out of fashion, so much so that we had a whole box full and I wasn’t really sure what to do with them all. We then got a […]

My Dollhouse

My Dollhouse

When I was a baby, my Grandad brought me a dollhouse, a gorgeous dollhouse that had electricity running through it and was a massive house that I played and played with as a child. Once I finished playing with it I refused to let my […]

Pom-Pom Bunting

Pom-Pom Bunting

Yesterday I wrote about Making Pom-Poms, last night I sat down and watched The Apprentice and made my first ever Pom-Pom Bunting and I love how it has turned out. I already had three pom-poms and in an hour I made another seven, which I […]

Making Pom-Poms

Making Pom-Poms

I have stacks of wool and I mean stacks of wool. So I have been trying to think of something to do with it recently, other than knitting and crochet so I can use a lot of it up. I thought of Making pom-poms, but […]

Handmade Christmas Decorations

Handmade Christmas Decorations

This year I brought a lot of new decorations for our house, and a new tree. (We have artificial because of the dogs) So we had a lot of old decorations hanging around. One of the reasons I brought so many new ones, was because […]

Learning To Decorate Candles

Learning To Decorate Candles

I love crafting, paper and scrapbooking is my baby, but I love all sorts of crafting, and I love to learn new things. So when I got the opportunity to have a go at decorating candles I snapped it up. I thought it would be […]

A #crafttheparcel Blanket Square

At the end of 2014 I was emailed asking if I wanted to join in a collaborative project called #crafttheparcel with a group of other bloggers to make a blanket. The idea of the project was for each blogger to make a 12″ square, and […]

Learning to Crochet

I have always wanted to know how to crochet. I have tried knitting and I can do it but I am no way near being a knitter, it doesn’t seem to matter how many times I attempt it, or how many people try to teach […]

Chalk Paintings

We decided to make the most of the sunny weather the other day. Baba loves to draw and there is a perfect canvas out on our front garden in the lovely slabbed path that Mr L did a couple of years ago. The best thing […]

Salt Dough Presents

In November I started to think of things that Baba could get people for Christmas, and for the first time he was involved in what he wanted  to get everyone and he quickly said that he wanted to make presents. We had various ideas thrown […]