• Toilet paper roll snowflake
    Craft,  Xmas

    Toilet Paper Roll Snowflakes for Christmas

    Toilet paper roll snowflakes are so easy to make and great for involving the kids. Make loads of them to really decorate your home and it still won’t cost very much. They are great Christmas decorations on a budget. One of the greatest free resources we have in our…

  • Craft,  Sewing

    Fabric Flower Tutorials – tried and tested

    Fabric flowers make beautiful embellishments for many items. They can be quick to make and use up fabric that you have left over from other crafts. Also, of course, you can make them to match other items you have already made.   I have been searching the internet for…

  • Fall Decor DIY autumn tealight holders
    Craft

    Fall Decor DIY – Tealight Holders

    There is something very special about fall decor and DIY is the way to go if you are on a budget or just love getting creative. These cute little tealight holders are so effective yet can be made in minutes. Great for your porch or table in autumn /…

  • Fabric covered box finished
    Craft

    How to Make Fabric Covered Boxes

    Fabric covered boxes can complement any room. There is no doubt that pretty boxes make your storage look so much nicer. However all storage boxes come at a price and perhaps you have everything at home to make your own for virtually nothing. Certainly we have had more items…

  • Completed 5 pointed star
    Craft,  Xmas

    How to Make a 5 Pointed Star – Origami Tutorial

    Ever seen those beautiful 5 pointed star decorations that have been made from paper using Origami. They look really difficult to do but they are not. This tutorial will show you in a video and step by step instructions how to make one (or more) yourself. There are many…

  • Garden Gazing Balls
    Craft,  Gardening

    How to Make a Gazing Ball – DIY for your garden

    I am sure you have seen a gazing ball or glass sphere in gardens and probably thought how effective they are. Generally people now place them strategically in their garden to look pretty but originally they had a use. They were considered good luck and they were supposed to…

  • Pressed Flower Art
    Craft

    How to DIY Pressed Flower Art

    Pressed flower art can look amazing and is a great way of preserving flowers that are special to you. They could be from your garden, a special trip or an event such as a wedding or anniversary. You can press your flowers very easily. You can even make your…

  • Three silk ball flowers
    Craft,  Sewing

    Silk Ball Flowers – Make Your Own

    These adorable little silk ball flowers are ideal for accessorising so many items. They can be sewn or glued onto bags, hairslides, clips and many more. They are quick and easy to make and I have really enjoyed making them. It is quite relaxing, not too fiddly! This page…