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Turning Children’s Drawings into Soft Toys

From an old sheet to soft toy. We have done this a couple of times. It started with the Jane Bull book. She has a pattern for a figure shaped like a ginger bread man which can be made into … Continue reading

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Fun with Cardboard Boxes

We had a delivery with two enormous cardboard boxes. The girls have had so much fun, they have been cars, boats caravans. I lost them one morning, they were both in one both together with blankets, teddies and pillows. Smaller … Continue reading

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Home made licky stickers

Abi’s wish this morning was to make stickers. After a quick google admiring this post, this post and this post . I asked Abi what she wanted to do with the stickers “stick them on people”. Ummmm the warnings in … Continue reading

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Ombré Hair experiment

For ages I wanted to have ago at dyeing the tips of my hair pink. I saw a post about a year ago about someone with three colours in her hair in horizontal bands. I had purple hair at the … Continue reading

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Abi’s getting crafty

Abi is 7 and like a lot of children exploding with creativity. Here’s her latest makes. First up her light makeover, from this… Add a bit of washi tape scored from Trago Mills. To this…. And switched on. The scruffyness … Continue reading

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