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How to make Easter egg basket

How to make Easter egg basket

Easter eggs need to be stored in a beautiful basket. These crazy characters are made from balloons that have been wrapped in crochet cotton then covered with PVA. Just like papier-mâché, the glue will take a few days to dry, giving you plenty of time to let your imagination run wild with decorating ideas for your new quirky creations.

March 1, 12:00 am

Easter egg hunt

Easter egg hunt

What better way to celebrate Easter than with a fun Easter egg hunt? Follow these tips to plan and carry out an exciting Easter tradition.

February 1, 6:27 pm

How to make chalkboard door signs

How to make chalkboard door signs

Keep out, kids only! Use a small artist’s canvas, chalkboard paint and marker pens to make a sign for your bedroom door.

November 5, 1:51 pm

How to make a paper wall hanging

How to make a paper wall hanging

Brighten your little buddy’s bedroom with a colourful paper wall hanging. Using a sewing machine, join strings of cardboard hearts and hang them from a painted timber batten. Hearts, stars, diamonds or daisies, hung above a bed – who knows, this could lead to all kinds of paper creations!

October 21, 12:00 am

Halloween Crafts for Kids

Halloween Crafts for Kids

Trick or treat! Decorate your bedroom with fun Halloween crafts, then grab your mates and get set for a spooky sleepover.

October 17, 2:15 pm

How to make decorated paper lanterns

How to make decorated paper lanterns

With decorating a kid’s room comes plenty of opportunity to break the rules, introduce playful colours and have loads of fun. Spark your child’s imagination by filling a ceiling with decorated paper lanterns, just like floating planets. The best part? The young’uns can help you make them, so you’ll be done in no time!

September 13, 12:00 am

How to make a treasure chest

How to make a treasure chest

Precious coins, glistening sapphires, deep-red rubies and all kinds of riches: keep your treasures safe and sound from the dragon Smaug or nasty orcs in an ancient-looking chest you can hide away. To celebrate the release of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, we have created this magical, gold-trimmed coffer sealed with a mysterious dragon crest for you to make at home.

March 2, 12:00 am

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