We’ve got a few of Technology Will Save Us‘s electronic kits and Alfie really enjoys experimenting with them. I know he and Harry would love tinkering around (and tricking me and Kitty) with this new Electro Whoopie Cushion Kit, £26 (including DIY Speaker Kit). Let’s face it, the combination of toilet humour and science is […]
I admit to being a little bit of a hoarder, and one of the things I always stash away are cardboard boxes. And now I have a really good excuse for doing so… a cardboard doll’s house! I spotted this fabulous example over at Cakies, so hop over there and see how it’s done. I think […]
MerMag is fast becoming our go-to destination for fun, cool craft projects. This apron is no exception. What child wouldn’t love all those pockets to stash their art materials in? And the funny little face is just the perfect finishing touch. Head over to MerMag for full instructions on how to make it.
My baby and the original inspiration for Bambino Goodies, turns 8 on Sunday – jaysus! I spotted this amazing rainbow cake on Sandra Mangas’ food blog, La receta de la felicidad (Spanish for The Recipe For Happiness), and it looks pretty straightforward to make, so watch this space. For more rainbow cake inspiration, check out […]
We do love a good sewing project and if its easy with a great result, all the better! This is exactly what this maxi dress tutorial is. You need a sewing machine, extra stretchy jersey knit, dye and trim fabric. The really simple to follow instructions can be found at Sweet Verbena. I have been spotting some […]
I do a fair amount of crafting with my kids, they love it, I love it but then I see something like these fabulous cardboard box playhouses on A Beautiful Mess and know I have to up my game! These look great and if Lola and her little pals came home to these they would […]
Hands up who loved playing pick up sticks as a child? Yay – me too! Loving this DIY number by Babiekins Magazine where you make your own pick up sticks game using wooden skewers, which means you also get to choose your own set of colours. Enjoy!
It’s Earth Day tomorrow. We’ve already highlighted our favourite eco stores and brands and brilliant green buys as well as link up some great garden goodies. Today, it’s all about Earth Day crafts. There are a million uses for toilet roll tubes. Two of my favourites include seed starter pots and bird feeders (you just cover them with peanut butter and […]
We do like a good teepee (check out the mini Boo Bear Bean ones in Shop BG), but they are often tough on the wallet. Not if you make your own with this simple pattern from Bear in the Hood. It costs £12 and has everything you need to make a full-sized play tent (120 x […]
I love making felt flowers and I’ll find any excuse to whip out the glue gun. This method for creating felt flowers is really easy and literally takes a few minutes. You can use the same method to make paper flowers too, just substitute the glue gun for good old PVA and hold for a few more moments to […]
I so wish I was as creative as the people that I come across online and right now I am in love with Rosandra from Mommo Design. Her Mr Moon IKEA hack is just inspired! So you get one IKEA FADO lamp, get inspired by Mr Moon, Für Neil print by Martin Krusche add some great painting […]
To be fair, you could adapt this to anything your little legged one is in to. It’s a brilliantly simple idea which is super-effective and sure to delight. You get balloons, you get small toys, you add water and you stick them in the freezer. Fast forward and your mini archeologists and paleontologists are going […]
It’s DIY made easy when you get a kit and instructions and I am just loving the cat decorative textile garland from Chick Chack. In this kit you will find all the materials needed as well as detailed instructions on how to do. They say it only takes an hour or two! The kit contains literally […]
Love these super-cute chicks and rabbits fingerprint cards. Such a simple thing to do! Clean hands, stamp pad, and a black pen and you’re off. We’re seeing family over the weekend so I plan on making a few easter cards before we set of on our travels. This will take literally minutes. Brilliant. Find out […]
You already know we’re mad about all everything Wild Things and we quite fancy ourselves as seamstresses (although Nat is the only one who ever whips up clothes), so when we spotted the super-talented and ever so lovely Kirsty Hartley, the prolific maker, designer, and founder of the contemporary children’s clothing and lifestyle label, is […]