Kids Baking Apron


Jack loves to bake. I think baking is such a wonderful skill for kids to learn and be part of, plus it's so fun! To keep the mess of cookie dough and fudge to a minimum,  I've made Jack a few winter aprons over the years and this winter is no … [Read more...]

Hanukkah Menorah Wall Hanging


This is a wonderful alternative for children and those a little too young to light real candles. It's really easy to make and you can be as adventurous as you like! I love to hang my felt menorah wall hanging near my fireplace, it's so effective. I … [Read more...]

Super Easy No-Sew Yoda Costume


Jack was invited to a Star Wars themed party this weekend.  To be honest, I forgot we had to make a costume for it until  Jack looked at the wall calendar and reminded me. The day before. However, he'd never seen the films, so he wasn't sure which … [Read more...]

Very Easy Costumes [Fancy Dress] for Kids

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Home made costumes are so much better than store bought ones. I can't be bothered to sew detailed, complicated stuff though. I make costumes that can be finished in a half hour or less. I hope you find this page inspiring! I grew up calling  them … [Read more...]

Easy Sew Curtains


Jack has a little tree house in our  garden. It was a great experience decorating the interior of this house. After upholstering the footstool for the tree house, Jack replied, "Where are the curtains?" and he was absolutely right. It needed … [Read more...]

Craft Project: Halloween ‘Trick or Treat’ Bunting

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Craft Project: Halloween 'Trick or Treat' Bunting Print   Cook time: 60 mins Total time: 1 hour Ingredients Instructions On a piece of paper, draw a triangle to use as a template for your bunting flags. Experiment with different … [Read more...]

Craft Project: Halloween ‘BOO!’ Bunting

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                    Craft Project: Halloween 'BOO!' Bunting Print   Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 30 mins Ingredients Instructions With a piece of … [Read more...]