Easy Halloween Decorations

DianaCrafts, Halloween, Party decorations

Easy Halloween Decorations

Easy Halloween Decorations Halloween is one of the kids favourite holidays.  And why wouldn’t it be? With the opportunity to run around the neighbourhood unsupervised, demanding sweets with menaces!  The holiday has really taken off in the UK in the past 5 years.  It used to be enough to plonk a pumpkin outside your front door for a few hours.  Not any … Read More

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Paint Chip Banner DIY

DianaBunting, Crafts, Party decorations, Projects

Paint chip banner

Paint Chip Banner DIY My daughter has been away on a school trip all week – and while I missed her like mad, I was pretty sure she will have been kept so busy, she won’t have given us a second thought. We also have builders in re doing our sitting room and dining room (the electrician today) – he’s keeps … Read More

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Printable gift wrap using photos

DianaBirthdays, Crafts, Gift Wrap, Party decorations

Printable Gift Wrap A number of Abbis friends had birthdays just before the end of summer term, and the girls were all going their own separate ways after the holidays.  Abbi has had so many memories with these girls (and nothing happens in our house without me whipping out the camera!)  – so I thought it would be nice to … Read More

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Recycling Ideas. Tin cans transformed into serving dishes.

DianaCrafts, Party decorations, Recycled, Starters & Nibbles, Styling & Decoration

Recycling Ideas. Tin cans transformed into serving dishes. According to Mr PSGC, recycling tin cans into serving dishes is evidence that I have finally lost my marbles!   (but that would mean that I once had marbles).  I will admit, this craft is really just for people with far too much time on their hands.  Crafters anonymous anyone? We threw a dinner … Read More

DianaRecycling Ideas. Tin cans transformed into serving dishes.

Make Your Own Posters

DianaBirthdays, Crafts, Leavers Party Ideas, Party decorations, Projects, Quotes & Sayings, Wall Art

Ideas to make your own posters

Make Your Own Posters Two years ago, I used architect prints (also know as engineering prints) to decorate my sons leaving party. They are a very effective and astonishingly cheap way to decorate for a large space. I was asked to do the same for Abbis leavers party a few weeks ago. To make your own posters, you need high resolution images (at … Read More

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