How to – Mason Jar Tree Terrarium

My favourite thing about autumn is watching the trees change. I love bringing the outside in as you can see in my Moss Ball Turtle tutorial, but can you bring a tree inside? Well, I’ve been reading RHS Miniature Garden Grower by Holly Farrell where you can find out how. I’ve created a tutorial inspiredRead more

Review – Easy Pumpkin Carving by Colleen Dorsey

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Now that it’s autumn the shops are filling up with piles of pumpkins. I’ve been reading Easy Pumpkin Carving by Colleen Dorsey to help me make my Halloween decorations extra special! What’s it about?: Easy Pumpkin Carving starts by explaining the different types of pumpkin and how different designs are suited to these types. ThereRead more

Review – Creative Marker Art and Beyond by Lee Foster-Wilson

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Everyone has a pack of coloured felt-tip pens hanging about at home, but what can they be used for apart from colouring in? Well, I’m reviewing a book that is going to show us, Creative Marker Art and Beyond by Lee Foster-Wilson. Keep reading for some felt-tip tips! What’s it about?: To quote the blurbRead more

How-to Tutorial – Woven Ribbon Gift Wrapping

How-to Tutorial Woven Ribbon Gift Wrap

Lets be honest, wrapping gifts is kind of boring! Here’s a quick tutorial on how to wrap your gifts without the use of tape, just using paper and ribbon. So if you want to give your wrapping skills a bit of a workout, just follow along and make your own ribbon gift wrap. You willRead more

Review – Design Your Own Crochet Projects by Sara Delaney

Review - Design Your Own Crochet Projects by Sara Delaney

Have you always wanted to design your own crochet patterns but don’t have a clue how? I’ve reviewed the perfect book for you! Read on to see what I thought of Design Your Own Crochet Projects by Sara Delaney. What’s it about?: Design Your Own Crochet Projects walks you through the whole process of designingRead more

How-to Tutorial – Paper Honeycomb Half Sphere

How-to Paper Honeycomb half sphere

Paper honeycomb globes look great as room décor and in garlands, but how about making a Honeycomb Half Sphere to use as wall art or a present topper? Keep reading to find out how easy it is to make your own paper honeycomb. You will need: A pack of coloured tissue paper Scissors Glue stickRead more

Review – Modern Watercolor by Kristin Van Leuven

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If you are a fan of the beautiful watercolour illustrations that pop-up all over Instagram and Etsy, then you need to read Modern Watercolor by Kristin Van Leuven. What’s it about? It’s a beginners introduction into all things watercolour. From the different paint and brush options, to paper types and application methods, Modern Watercolor hasRead more

How-to Tutorial – Cupcake Birthday Card

How to Cupcake Birthday Card Intro

If you need to make a colourful birthday card in a hurry, why not try making this quick and easy Cupcake Birthday Card. You will need: One blank kraft card and envelope Various colourful patterned papers Inkssentials Clear 3D Glossy Accents glue A metal paperclip Coloured bugle beads Gluestick Stickles Star Dust Glitter Glue Scissors Clear sticky tapeRead more

Review – Pebeo Fantasy Moon Discovery Set

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If you’re interested in the Pebeo Fantasy Moon Paints, keep reading for my first impression review. Sometimes it’s easy to get stuck in a crafty rut, using the same products to do the same crafts over and over again. I decided to mix things up a bit and try out the Pebeo Fantasy Moon paints. Best ofRead more