Hi Everyone, I hope you are well and enjoying the blog! I have some exciting news...as you have probably guessed from the title, I have joined YouTube. Santa was very kind to me this Christmas and I got a DSLR camera, a Nikon D5600 to be precise and I have been enjoying learning photography ( … Continue reading I Joined YouTube!
Trimcraft have recently launched a new range of rainbow 8ply DK yarn called Spiin. Since then I have been obsessively making pom-poms of all shapes and sizes. Corazon pom pom and I made this super cool fruit pom-pom basket, you can see this on the Trimcraft social media soon! When I started playing around with … Continue reading Easy 4th July USA Flag Pom-Pom Tutorial
While browsing Instagram recently, I saw some gorgeous embroidery hoops with tulle and floral embroidered designs, I thought how great these would look as an autumn home decor display. They would be quite time consuming to create though, so paper seemed a quicker option. Tulle is a really lovely but often overlooked craft material, unless … Continue reading Tulle & Paper Embroidery Hoop DIY
It's hard not to notice the all the beautiful felt floral frames around at the moment, they are pretty easy to make and will look amazing in your home this spring. The crafty Hannah of Craft Couture has been posting lots of fab floral frames inspired by her new book Flowerbomb. After seeing hers … Continue reading How-to Make a Felt Flower Embroidery Hoop
Whenever I hear the pitter patter of tiny feet, I get all excited at the crafts that can be made to welcome the newest arrivals. I always try and make something original for each new baby. When our friends welcomed a little boy in January, I wanted to make him something special to put in … Continue reading Personalised DIY Hanging Nursery Sign
Ever since Trimcraft launched the Simply Creative glitter felt I have been planning lots of fun, sparkly crafts. First up is this no sew rainbow keyring, so easy to make you only need 10 minutes. What you will Need Simply Creative Glitter Felt Scissors Hot Glue Gun Keyring Circle How to Make Take your first … Continue reading No Sew Glitter Rainbow Keyring DIY
I bought this shelf a while back from Tiger store, it was a bargain at only £4 but looks a little boring. For a long time I wasn't sure how to up-cycle it but since I now have an obsession with embossing powder it was the clear choice. What you will Need Shelf Unit Paint … Continue reading Up-cycled & Embossed Shelf Unit Tutorial
I saw a handbag on the Topshop website the other day, it was covered with lots of pearls, it got me thinking this would be a fab way to use the new pearls and gems from the Simply Creative range. What you will Need A handbag Simply Creative Gems and Pearls A strong glue How … Continue reading Up-cycled Handbag DIY Tutorial