DIY, Kids Can DIY Too!

Photo Transfer Wooden Pegs

Transfer printed images onto wooden pegs for craft projects, or grab a piece of string and use them to display your photos. Materials: Wooden pegs Photos or printed images to transfer PVA glue Water Instructions: 1. Mix some PVA glue with water. I have a 50/50 consistency. 2. Cut your photo to size and glue… Continue reading Photo Transfer Wooden Pegs

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Wedding Decoration

Goblet Table Numbers

We needed some table numbers to suit our castle wedding. I got some goblets from eBay and self adhesive house numbers from the local hardware store.My plan was to put some florist foam inside and add some wire nail polish flowers (see the related post in 'Wedding Decorations') but I ran out of time and they… Continue reading Goblet Table Numbers

DIY, Kids Can DIY Too!

Water Droplet Canvas Art in 2 Steps

Grab a glass of water to make these great paint effects.Materials: (All available from discount stores)Framed canvas x 3Water based paint in 3 complementary coloursPaint brush Glass of waterInstructions:1. Paint the canvas in one of the colours.2. Before it is dry drop water onto the canvas using the paint bush. That's it! Repeat with the other 2 colours… Continue reading Water Droplet Canvas Art in 2 Steps

Wedding Decoration

DIY Wedding Wine Charms / Napkin Rings / Alternative to Name Placecards

Wedding guests won't lose their glasses with these easy and cost effective charms.They are also a nice keepsake for your friends and family.Try using photos or get bigger frames and use them as an alternative to name place cards.Materials:Heart pendant frame (eBay http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item.view&alt=web&id=150760804557 )Wine charm rings (also from eBay) Jump ringsCrafters acrylic - I used Kaiser 3… Continue reading DIY Wedding Wine Charms / Napkin Rings / Alternative to Name Placecards

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Frames that Rock!

Grab some coloured rocks and stones and make a decorative frame.You can put just about anything in it.Materials:Picture frame(s) with room to put things insideStones of different shapes and coloursGlass stonesStones with words written on them. Or anything else you would like to feature.Masking tapeScissors I made these a number of years ago, so unfortunately I… Continue reading Frames that Rock!

Wedding Decoration

Nail Polish + Wire = Floral Table Centrepiece

Looking for a cheap table centrepiece which does not obstruct your guests view? Make a nail polish flower wreath which matches your theme colours. Make matching hair pins for bridesmaids or flower girls.