Tag Archives: art & crafts

DIY Advent Calendar

Firstly, apologies for the slightly dark photos; a combination of being vaguely clueless and the camera having a mind of its own means they are not all they could be. *hangs head in shame* More importantly though, look at what … Continue reading

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A little something (else) for the weekend…

Following on from my recent post about a simple idea for seasonal flowers, here’s a super-easy one for making your own gift tags or decorations, discovered via the very talented Sania Pell. It’s been doing the blog-rounds for a while now, but this is … Continue reading

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Stocking Fillers for the Creative Type

As much as I love Christmas, every year I have a sense of rising panic at the prospect of getting all I have to do done. The ‘head in sand’ approach not being a viable option now I’m (allegedly) a … Continue reading

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Papermash

I was excited to discover recently that the lovely online store, Papermash, now has it’s own blog too. Having been a fan of its predecessor Tea for Joy for a long time, I am intrigued to see what direction this new blog takes over time, … Continue reading

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Fairy Lights

Along with the seasonal flowers from last week, fairy lights are another decoration you could easily get away with now, that is if you ever took them down from last year. I’ll happily own up to being slightly obsessed with their twinkly … Continue reading

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A little something for the weekend…

Whilst it’s a few weeks before we’ll be dusting off the baubles, this simple idea for displaying seasonal flowers is something worth trying right now, especially as narcissi and hyacinths are starting to appear in the shops. If the lace … Continue reading

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Half Term Hiatus

It’s half term for my kids this week, which means my posts may be a little thin on the ground. If you’re in the same boat, here are some links to a few craft ideas I’ve found that may help … Continue reading

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Shortlist #8 – Acorn Accessories

Etsy is a rich hunting ground for acorn-themed accessories. Taking my cue (to a point!) from the exceptionally industrious squirrels outside my window, I’m continuing with the autumnal woodland theme from last week and have hunted out some real treats … Continue reading

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Heart Home Magazine

Be still my beating heart… …the latest edition of Heart Home magazine is now out, which, if you read yesterday’s post, makes two brilliant online magazines in the same week. Joy! Heart Home are also celebrating their first birthday, and … Continue reading

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91 Magazine

I spent all day yesterday looking forward to getting my jobs done so that I could sit down and enjoy the latest edition of 91 magazine, which is celebrating its first birthday with this issue. Full of interiors, vintage and … Continue reading

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