Easy Striped Birthday Banner

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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

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Halloween Garland – 3 Easy Ideas

DianaBunting, Crafts, Decoration, Halloween, Seasons

Halloween Garland - 3 Easy Ideas

Halloween Garland – 3 Easy Ideas It’s no secret that we’re big fans of halloween here in PaintSewGlueChew Towers.  And give us any excuse to get a bit of craft on, we will be there.  These 3 easy halloween garland crafts, take no time at all for some quick party decor, so they are right up our (Nightmare on Elm) … Read More

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Halloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

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halloween lanterns

Halloween Lanterns from Jam Jars These halloween lanterns are an easy halloween craft, children can make themselves from a few scraps of paper and some recycled jam jars. Materials Needed Jam Jars Crepe Paper (Orange and White) Cut into Black Card Glue or double sided tape Tea lights or battery Lights Cut rectangles of crepe paper as high as the jam … Read More

DianaHalloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

Awesome photo bunting DIY

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photo bunting instructions

Awesome Photo Bunting DIY This photo bunting was for my daughters graduation party.  Its actually from last year, but I am only now getting round to posting about it. I’ve made photo bunting lots of time before – but in this venue, although some of the bunting is against the wall, in some sections, both sides of the bunting will be … Read More

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Flag Bunting in 15 minutes

DianaBirthdays, Bunting, Crafts, Decoration, Party decorations, Quotes & Sayings

Flag Bunting

15 Minute Flag Bunting DIY It’s no secret  that I like to “bunt” whenever possible.  So It won’t have been much of a stretch to guess I wasn’t going to let Abbis birthday a few weeks ago pass without a little bit of homemade hanging party decor! To paraphrase Julia Child ” A party without bunting is just a gathering”I stumbled … Read More

DianaFlag Bunting in 15 minutes