Category Archives: christmas

How To Make A Beautiful Air Dry Clay Candle Holder

Easy To Make Marble Air Dry Clay Candle Holder

I have a confession to make I love playing with clay and dough. When the kids were young that was one of my favourite activities to get the plasticine and play dough out. The other day I spotted some air dry clay in a...
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How To Make Felt Tassels From Old Sweaters

Using Felted Sweater Scraps To Make Gorgeous Felt Tassels

Are tassels the new pom poms? They are everywhere. They're on keychains, bags, garlands, pillows, and sweaters. I do love the trend so I have made my own tassels. But being an upcycler, I have made felt tassels out of my sweater scraps.   Move...
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How To Make Repurposed Map Decorations

DIY Christmas Map Decorations with Ornaments and Garlands

I don't know what it is about old maps but I just love their lovely muted colours and the slightly yellow thick paper they are printed on. This year I decided to add to my Christmas ornaments with some gorgeous repurposed map decorations.   Maps add interest to Christmas decorations....
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Easy To Make Super Cute Christmas Cloche

Repurposed Nutella Jar Into A Cute Christmas Cloche (Dinosaur Terrarium)

I have 3 boys who all love to snack on toast. Two are a very English in their tastes one being a Marmite lover and the other lemon curd. My youngest is slightly more continental in his taste and covers his toasts...
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How To Make A Christmas Tree Pillow Form A Sweater

DIY A Cute Upcycled Christmas Tree Pillow

I'm so chuffed at how I managed to turn a plain boring old wool sweater into a really cute and cuddly Christmas Tree pillow.   When I saw this green jumper in my junk trunk (yes, I have a trunk full of old sweaters and jeans waiting to be upcycled), it...
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