Category Archives: Seasonal

How To Make A String Art Neon Heart Sign

String Neon Heart Sign for Valentine's

The post title might say that this string neon heart sign is for Valentine's. But, I believe that just like love, this gorgeous neon sign is for all year round and not just Valentines day!

I've always loved crafting and making...

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Make Your Own Christmas Crackers With Old Maps

How To Make Your Own Christmas Crackers Using Vintage Maps

One of the best things about the Christmas dinner is the crackers on the table! And handmade Christmas crackers are the best!     Also, it's so easy to make your own Christmas crackers!     You can use paper that matches your Christmas table decor or personalize them by using...
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How To Make A Vintage Wooden Thread Spool Ornament

Upcycled Vintage Wooden Thread Spool Ornament For Christmas

I have combined my favourite Christmas song lyrics with something you find in an old sewing tin to make a vintage wooden thread spool ornament.     I love rummaging through old tins full of sewing bits and pieces. As well as the gorgeous old buttons I'm also drawn...
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Quick Tutorial To Make A Glamorous Oyster Shell Ornament

How To Make A Glam Christmas Oyster Shell Ornament In 15 Mins

Oysters are a bit like "Marmite" either you "love them or hate them"! Personally, I love them and have repurposed some into a glamorous oyster shell ornament.     I say "glamorous" because I spray painted the oyster shells gold and added some shiny...
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How to Make Gorgeous Nordic Christmas Decorations

DIY Marimekko Nordic Christmas Decorations 2 Ways

After a visit to the lovely Skandium shop in London last month, I felt inspired to make my own Nordic Christmas decorations. As usual, I couldn't leave the shop without buying yet another pack of Marimekko paper napkins.     Marimekko designs are a favourite of mine I love...
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Unique Easy To Make Handmade Felt Christmas Ornaments

Cute Upcycled Monochrome Handmade Felt Christmas Ornaments

I got the idea for these monochrome handmade felt Christmas ornaments when I made my monochrome shoe box craft. The monochrome childlike cartoon look of the boxes really apealed to me.     I thought it would be fun to recreate this look with some monochrome felt Christmas decoration....
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