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Arts and Crafts

Arts and crafts are a great way to have fun, learn new skills, and can have a positive effect on both your physical and mental health. With a whole range of creative ideas, there is something for everyone.

3 months ago

Great Gift Ideas for Knitters

Do you have a knitter in your life? Are you a knitter yourself? Knitting is a very popular hobby and is gaining a notable following. It once was thought of as a “grandma passtime,” but now younger generations are getting in on the trend…

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6 months ago

Crafting Glossary: An A-to-Z Guide to Common Crafting Words and Phrases

Welcome to our glossary of crafting terms! This guide is designed to help both beginner and experienced crafters confidently navigate the world of crafting. Whether you’re a crafting pro or a curious beginner looking to try something new…

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6 months ago

How to Make a 3D Paper Pumpkin

Paper crafts are a wonderful way to make decorations for your home. This article offers two interesting paper pumpkin designs. Enjoy and share your craft ideas! Vintage Book Page Pumpkins These 3D vintage book page pumpkins are easy to make and add a touch of class to your Halloween decor. When books are damaged and […]

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7 months ago

Easy Halloween Crafts for Adults

I was born just after midnight on 31st October – so in our house Halloween has always been a time for celebration. I even got married in a grand Halloween wedding, where we made our own decorations and table settings – and even an orange wedding cake…

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8 months ago

How to Punch Needle: A Beginner’s Guide

Whether you’re a seasoned crafter searching for something new or a newbie looking to explore an artistic outlet, punch needle offers an enchanting experience that keeps you hooked. This ancient embroidery technique has resurfaced…

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8 months ago

What Is Diamond Painting and How to Do It

If you’re looking for a crafting trend that’s both therapeutic and enjoyable, diamond painting is a perfect choice! This craft has gained immense popularity over the last few years, captivating people of all ages with its simple process…

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8 months ago

How to Paint Mason Jars

Creating décor and handmade gifts with mason jars (or ‘Mason’s jars’ as they are known in our house due to a certain grandson called Mason…) has long been a beloved pastime for crafters. They’re the perfect canvases for creativity…

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8 months ago

How to Make a Macrame Plant Hanger

Macrame, an ancient craft of knotting, has made an amazing comeback in the last few years, enchanting DIY enthusiasts with its bohemian flair and endless possibilities. In this comprehensive step-by-step guide, I will unveil the magic…

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8 months ago

How to Make a Flower Wreath

A flower wreath hanging on your front entrance is the most glorious door dressing. It’s a vibrant sign of life and the warmth and colour to be found within. Rust coloured chrysanthemums and glowing orange lilies for Halloween; traditional holly…

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8 months ago

8 Mosaic Ideas to Try at Home

Mosaic art is an enchanting age-old technique that continues to captivate artists and crafters alike. The Romans and Greeks used mosaics to decorate their floors, walls, pools and gardens. In more recent times, the Spanish artist Gaudi used the technique…

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