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Easy DIY gifts

In the next few months I’ve got a lot of birthdays coming up.

Every birthday I come to I think ‘Aha! I shall make something clever, personalised and meaningful and everyone will marvel at my commitment skill and excellent interpretation of their personality.’ Usually, however, it’s more like ‘A scarf! 530 more words

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Painted Easter Cards - Kids Crafts

Easter cards made from your child’s unique artwork will make a lovely gift for any relatives that you might not be able to visit over the holidays. 196 more words

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Tools for better photographs

My photography is rubbish, and I make no attempt to hide it.

I have quite a decent camera – a little Nikon DSLR – though I don’t have any extra lenses or anything like that. 619 more words

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How to make a swirly circle skirt

When I was a little girl, every dress I wore had to swirl. I wouldn’t wear something if it didn’t have a good swirl, and the Swirling Test was the only thing I was interested in when trying something on. 389 more words

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How to make a lace crown

This is one of my favourite projects.

It’s really easy, very cheap, and – barring poisoning yourself with paint fumes – it’s almost impossible to get this one wrong. 349 more words

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DIY Salt Dough Glitter Hearts

This is a really simple little valentine’s gift that is definitely easy enough for you to do with your kiddo, and quick enough that even young ones won’t get distracted. 235 more words

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Why I make stuff, even when it's rubbish

I like making stuff, a lot.

Admittedly, I spend a lot more time thinking of elaborate things to make than actually making them (Pinstripe suit? Brocade frock coat rather like… 334 more words

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