OCT
2015
26

How to Decopatch – An Introduction

Decopatch, which can also be known as decoupage, is extremely popular at the moment but many people are still putting off giving it a go because they aren’t quite sure how to get started.

The first thing that you will need is a shape to decorate. The most popular base material for Decopatch is paper mache due to the wide range of shapes available, but wood and styrofoam are also great bases.

Now you will need something to decopatch your shape with. The most popular choice is Decopatch paper but you can also use decopatch napkins or even some good

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OCT
2015
26

How To Make Your Own Wool Pom Poms

Wool pom poms are a fun craft for adults and kids alike. Make them just as they are  or use them to accessorise sewing projects and home décor projects. We made our pom poms using pre-cut rug wool (latch hook yarn), which is much easier when you need to make lots of them for a craft project. One pack of rug wool will make two decently sized pom poms. If you’re making them as a craft project with kids, you may want to use the traditional method instead as it makes more of a substantial craft.

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OCT
2015
26

Deck the Halls with Handmade Baubles…

It’s easy to make your own baubles this Christmas. Just choose from our festive range of baubles to decorate and get creative! There’s something for every Christmas tree, Scandi-style wooden ornaments, our popular two-part fillable plastic ornaments, easy to decorate paper mache baubles and beautiful glass baubles.

Our two-part fillable plastic baubles are designed be filled with sweet treats, gifts or an embellishment before being hung on the Christmas tree. They’re also

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SEP
2015
07

5 Fun Pirate Craft Ideas for Kids – Jump Aboard The Crafty Pirate Ship!

Ahoy Me Hearties! Pirate crafts are always a popular choice of craft theme for kids of all ages, even older kids can’t resist making a pirate hat (even if it is just to take ‘selfies’ with). So climb aboard the good ship littlecraftybugs and get creative with our sea-faring craft kits and supplies.

If you’re looking for pirate craft projects that make a change from the traditional pirate hat, there’s a great choice of themed crafts. Explore the world with a handmade mini treasure map and find the long-lost treasure

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