6 Stunning Plastic Bauble Craft Ideas

With Christmas fast approaching we have put together 6 of our favourite plastic bauble craft ideas for you to enjoy and be inspired.

Two part plastic baubles can be a fun and simple way to create something special for all occasions. Whether you use them for home decoration or to match your Christmas style, they can be crafted into stunning unique ornaments.

Available in a variety of sizes and shapes, they are suitable for many different craft projects. (more…)

8 Spooky Spider Crafts

Spider crafts can be fun!

With Halloween fast approaching we have put together 8 creepy crawly spider crafts, great for Halloween decorations, tricks or even treats!
Whether you’re making a pom pom spider, a springy spider bauble or a spider Halloween cracker, you can create decorative creepy crafts that can inspire laughter and screams of delight!

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10 Awesome Glass Bauble Craft Ideas

Glass baubles are great way to craft beautiful unique decorations or ornaments. They are available in so many different shapes and sizes and ideal for creating unique and charming crafts.
They are perfect as a decorative wedding piece or adorning a Christmas tree; even as a gift for someone special or a commemorative memento.
We have put together 10 glass bauble craft ideas for you to take a look at and be inspired to create your own glass bauble masterpiece! (more…)

SEP 07

2 Day of The Dead Colourful Craft Ideas

 

Take a look at our two Day of the Dead sugar skull inspired crafts, one for you and one for the kids!

The Day of the Dead, or Día de Muertos, is a holiday celebrated in central and southern Mexico. It is a festive celebration of the lives of loved ones who have passed away.

Sugar skulls represent a departed soul, have the name written on the forehead and are placed on the home ofrenda or gravestone to honour the return of a particular spirit. (more…)

AUG 26

Catch ‘Em All! Pokemon inspired crafts for kids.

Everyone wants to get out there and catch all their favourite Pokemon, so why not create your own to keep and display at home.

Our Pokemon inspired crafts are great way to keep the kids entertained, they would look great hanging in a kid’s room or as a celebration decoration for the Pokemon fan in your life, or even as a Christmas tree decoration!

Why not have a Pokemon themed party? These craft ideas are a great way to entertain the kids and a perfect party bag favour!

Find our Pokemon craft stencil here, four different Pokemon faces for kids to cut out and use to create these crafts and many others.

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Fun DIY Letter Craft Ideas for All Occasions.

Letter Box is a collection of crafts devoted to A, B, C. Our letters are available in many sizes from 40mm to 205mm so they are perfect for your every crafting idea. Whether you use paper mache, MDF or wood, they look amazing decorated and can make a fabulous unique gift or addition to your celebration decor.

You can use acrylic paint, decopatch, glitter and more to make your letters look fabulous! There are so many crafts you can make, click on the images for inspiration and let your imagination go wild! We’re always adding to our letter craft inspiration and ideas, so check Letter Box regularly to see our latest creations.

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AUG 12

DIY Tissue Paper Pom Poms

Add some fun decorations to your party celebrations with these easy to make tissue paper pom poms.

Paper pom poms are quite easy to craft, although the technique may need a little practice, but the results can be stunning. You can craft them in any colour, don’t be afraid to experiment, or even adapt them to suit a theme. Add embellishments, like self adhesive jewels for a bit of glamour or mix up all the colours and sizes for a great visual effect.

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AUG 11

Creative Silk and Foam Clay Kids Crafts

Foam and silk clay is a great modelling medium for kids to enjoy and engage with. Perfect for getting the kids involved in modelling.

Foam Clay contains small polystyrene beads, which makes the texture simple and decorative to use for covering all sorts of items. The process is simple – roll small balls of Foam Clay, press them firmly onto the item and spread evenly with your fingers and leave to dry. When dry it has a firm and hard surface.

Silk Clay is self-hardening, pliable, soft and lightweight, but retains its soft and rubber-like texture when dry, also easy to use by kids. Silk clay can be used to cover items or used on it’s own as a Madeline clay. (more…)

AUG 09

6 Fun Space and Science Crafts for Kids

Engage the kids with our latest craft ideas page, Science and Space: Inspiration for Kids. Ideas perfect for a family craft day or as an educational tool introducing or expanding interest in Outer Space and Science. Kids can explore space through creating their own solar system mobile or look at how the Moon travels around the Earth by crafting a 3D Earth and Moon model.

Inspire older kids to make and name their own planet using their imagination, with our ‘Create Your Own Glass Planet’ craft. Younger kids can join in, they’re sure to enjoy using buttons to make their own solar system, learning the names of the planets as they create. (more…)

JUL 28

Kids Mask Crafts for 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Summer 2016 sees the Olympic games arrive in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. People all over the world will join in the celebration of sport, featuring 207 participating nations taking part in the 28 official Olympic sports. The opening ceremony will be held on 5th August and is expected to be a vision of colour, celebrating Rio’s rich culture and famous carnival reputation.

Although Carnival is celebrated throughout Brazil and other Catholic countries, Rio de Janeiro has long been regarded as the Carnival capital of the world. Rio Carnival is a wild (more…)