Sharpie Decorated Personalised Mugs

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Sharpie Decorated Personalised Mugs

Sharpie Mugs – Monogrammed and Personalised These personalised, monogrammed sharpie mugs are so quick and easy, they make great gifts.  And who doesnt love a personalised gift?. I have a few friends who have moved out of London to the countryside recently (boo).  I wanted to make them a housewarming gift that would be personal, but functional, in case not to … Read More

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How To Make Easy Snowman Cakes

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Easy Snowman Cakes

How To Make Easy Snowman Cakes These Easy Snowman Cakes are never going to win any beauty contests, but they were so easy for my daughter and her friends to make and decorate.  Apologies for the photo quality too. Ingredients: For the body, we used: A cake mould and a standard batch of vanilla cake mix  Annabel Karmels (we use … Read More

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Moustache Wall Art for Movember

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November Inspired Moustache Wall Art DIY

November Inspired Moustache Wall Art DIY The trend for moustaches is everywhere now….and although I think its pretty much overdone, I am still partial to the odd handmade “tache” graphic.  Though definitely not to the the real scratchy item. I’m a huge fan of Movember.  http://uk.movember.com/.  The Movember charity champions mens health awareness. In particular testicular and prostate cancer. The team there have come … Read More

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How To Make Tin Can Lanterns

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Tin Can Tea Lights

How To Make Tin Can Lanterns The school that my 8 year old daughters attends is running a young entrepreneur stall at the Christmas fete.  Abbi has embraced this completely.  Ideas were… shall we say… enthusiastic.    After much “brainstorming”, she finally settled on making and selling Tin Can Lanterns.  There are loads of images and suggestions for these on other websites … Read More

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My First Post

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Welcome to PaintSewGlueChew My first ever blog post! I’m Diana, and am mother to two (sometimes) lovely children, living with my long suffering, and very supportive husband. We split our time between London and the Cotswolds.  In 2003, I saw the light, and quit the miserable and crazy hours of corporate life to concentrate more time on being a mother.  And to … Read More

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