Easy Advent Calendar Craft

DianaChristmas, Crafts, Decoration, Projects, Wall Art

Easy Advent Calendar Craft

Easy Advent Calendar Craft This easy advent calendar craft takes under an hour to make.  Use leftover gift wrap and fill with a few sweets, to make a great cheap decoration or gift. “Some people’ may say its too early to start thinking about Christmas.  Indeed there are 2 schools of thought even in PaintSewGlueChew towers.  Half of the team … 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

DianaPersonalised Message Vase – Easy DIY

Halloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

DianaCrafts, Halloween

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

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Chalk Marker Vases: Easy 5 minute diy

DianaCrafts, Design, Projects, Recycled

Chalk Marker Vases I am very jealous of people who have a clean and unbending vision of how they want their house to be. When I peruse pinterest and instagram, I  instantly want my house to be pure white, Scandinavian and minimalist.   The next minute I covet eclectic and pops of colour. As a child I was forever rearranging my bedroom furniture. … 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