Victoria & Albert Papercraft Collection

Feeling the love for craft

Love is in the air! Not in a secret-admirer-Valentine's way but in a super obsessed with a new craft collection way. I am infatuated with the craft kit on yesterday's Trimcraft show on Create & Craft.  As expected, the V&A collection was the star of the show, not to take anything away from the First Edition … Continue reading Feeling the love for craft

Paper succulents in a frame

Such love for Succulents

It seems succulents are here to stay as a craft trend and I, for one, couldn't be happier. It's about the only plant I can keep alive and thankfully, with my hectic daily routine, they need little attention. A crafty succulent will always catch my eye too. I bought a lovely succulent watercolour from a … Continue reading Such love for Succulents

Festive confetti gift wrap -

It’s a wrap!

My brother has become renowned for his extravagent Christmas gift wrap, pulling out all the stops ....and the pound notes.... to outdo us all with the presentation of his (admittedly well -thought) gifts. He's purchased amazing gift boxes, gone rustic with brown paper and string coupled with extravagent gift tags that can be used for … Continue reading It’s a wrap!

Teacher’s gifts – hanging decorations (incorporating a few Tuesday Tips)

We really are on the final countdown to the big day now. Just six sleeps!! Tomorrow is the last day for the kids at school, I am working until Friday and then just two days remain to manically prepare all of the handmade table decorations, desserts, sweet treats and wrap everything! (That's for tomorrow's blog … Continue reading Teacher’s gifts – hanging decorations (incorporating a few Tuesday Tips)