Printable Advent Calendar Bags

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Homemade advent calendar

Printable Advent Calendar These printable advent calendar bags are an easy homemade craft to celebrate the countdown to Christmas. Fill with sweets or other little treats, and enjoy your pre Christmas preparations. I made loads and gave them out to friends as presents for their kids, because they are so quick and easy to make. Materials for printable advent bags … Read More

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How To Host The Perfect Speakeasy Party

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Speakeasy Party Tips and Ideas to Steal This weekend Mr PaintSewGlueChew and I hosted a joint 50th to celebrate our 50th birthdays. The perfect opportunity to go all out and create the perfect speakeasy party. I am not posting any ‘instructions’ here, as the post is already very long. But if you want details on how I made anything, please … Read More

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Easy Polymer Clay Name Place Settings

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Polymer Clay name place settings

Easy Polymer Clay Name Place Settings So many of my friends are celebrating landmark birthdays over the next few years. Which means lots of celebration lunches, dinners and parties. Most of my friends don’t share my passion for making stuff, so a great opportunity for me to get stuck in and add some hand made elements to some of the … Read More

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Fluffy Lamb Gift Wrap for Easter Eggs

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Easter Crafts

This fluffy lamb gift wrap for easter eggs makes a fun easter craft for little ones, and an especially cute way to gift easter eggs. Materials Easter Egg or gift ideally in a rectangular box White paper Black Paper Cotton wool balls Glue and or double sided tape Method Wrap the top half of the box in black paper. This … Read More

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Easy Christmas Pudding Oreo Truffles

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Easy Christmas Pudding Oreo Truffles

Easy Christmas Pudding Oreo Truffles These easy Christmas pudding oreo truffles can be made in less than 30 minutes from start to finish.  They make a great homemade gift over the holiday season, if you can avoid scoffing them all yourself that is. Ingredients (makes around 30) 300g oreos crushed to fine powder 150g cream cheese Dash of vanilla extract … Read More

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