Easy DIY Large Art Work

DianaCrafts, Decoration, Quotes & Sayings, Wall Art

Easy large painted canvas art

Easy DIY Large Art Work Customise and make your own easy DIY large art work.  Combining my love of food and drinks puns with my love of art, this is a great inexpensive easy way to make a unique piece of art for just the cost of a blank canvas. This took me around a day, including time to allow for for … Read More

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Ombre Bath Salts

DianaCrafts, Handmade Gifts

Ombre bath Salts

Ombre Bath Salts For Christmas last year, Abbi made a batch of ombre bath salts for her friends as part of their Christmas presents.  They are so easy to make, customised in any colour or any scent. Materials Bath / epsom salts – enough to completely fill jam jar to the top. Jam jar Food colouring Aromatic Oils (2-3 drops) … Read More

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Personalised Message Vase – Easy DIY

DianaCrafts, Handmade Gifts

personalised message vase

Personalised Message Vase – Easy DIY This personalised message vase is a great way to gift flowers – And the recipient doesn’t even need to find a vase or arrange them!  So its great for busy (and lazy friends.  A friend of mine had surgery recently and was immobile and confined to barracks for a few weeks.  I popped round … Read More

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Hand Painted Plates Ikea Hack £1 each

DianaCrafts, Decoration, Party decorations

hand painted Plates Ikea Hack

Hand Painted Plates Ikea Hack £1 each I’ve become a little bit obsessed with making these hand painted plates.  My only constraint is the cupboard space to store them.  I was confined to barracks last month, as the kids were on study leave.  They are pretty self sufficient, but I need to be on hand to give some gentle (and … Read More

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Easy Striped Birthday Banner

DianaBirthdays, Bunting, Crafts, Decoration, Party decorations

Easy Striped Birthday Banner

Easy Striped Birthday Banner My oldest turned 15 earlier last month. A huge cliche, but where have those years gone? For each birthday, I like to make decorations (despite no encouragement from the boy) to mark the occasion. This year had a bit of a Manchester United theme. His main present is a trip to Old Trafford for the last game of the … Read More

DianaEasy Striped Birthday Banner