Halloween Candy Bags: DIY Painted Trick or Treat bags

DianaCrafts, Halloween, Seasons

Halloween Candy Bags in various designs

Halloween Candy Bags These cute halloween candy bags are really easy to make with cheap white paper bags, black paint and alphabet stamps. Just add sweets. Materials: White Bags Black Paint Black thin sharpie Rubber stamps & Black ink Puffy paint – for eyes The white bags are available for a few pence each on Amazon.   We wanted a monochrome … Read More

DianaHalloween Candy Bags: DIY Painted Trick or Treat bags

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

DianaHalloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

Bumblebee Softie Tutorial. Sew at home project with instructions.

DianaCrafts, Sewing

Bumblebee softie

Bumblebee Softie Tutorial At the beginning of the summer, we made this bumblebee softie.  A while back my friend Trixi asked me to take part in an international sewing day to get children around the world sewing via tutorials and hands-on workshops.  Abbi and I made these cute bacon and egg softies as part of the project.  It was great fun … Read More

DianaBumblebee Softie Tutorial. Sew at home project with instructions.

Sew a Cactus Softie DIY

DianaBirthdays, Crafts

Sew a Cactus Softie DIY Remember the bacon and eggs softies we made a couple of weeks ago?  Abbi and I have been in full production mode, making little critters and characters ever since!  We will be sharing our creations over the next few months, but today we are sharing instructions for how to sew a cactus softie, with these three prickly … Read More

DianaSew a Cactus Softie DIY

Dymo Tape Posters – Giveaway

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Dymo Tape Posters

*** GIVEAWAY*** WIN TWO OF THESE DYMO TAPE POSTERS*** This week we have been on half term break from school.  That probably has you imagining lazy mornings, day trips out, or even a little jaunt or mini break.  Unfortunately in this modern age, the May half term holiday for secondary school children means writing notes, learning vocabulary, studying and completing … Read More

DianaDymo Tape Posters – Giveaway