2013 Handmade Christmas Low-Down

December really is the silly season!  It’s not every day that I would rock out in a felty-jingly-sparkly antler headband with a plastic Christmas crown on my head and make funny pouty faces at my computer… But this Christmas, I did. (And I am not ashamed of it!)  Along with that, this Christmas I also […]

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Day 12 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

Happy Christmas Eve!! And with that comes the very last day of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts! (There’s mixed emotions floating around here…) Like I said yesterday, this craft is the simplest of the lot and will literally take you 5 minutes or so to complete! (Go on, give it a go right now!) So […]

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Day 11 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

Wow-Oh-Wow! It’s Day 11 already! And in 2 days time it’ll be Christmas! Todays festive project is what I made and gave to some very special friends of mine. I filled each bag with a bottle of some organically produced Shiraz (I bought it because the label looked pretty!) and hung a little Hessian Bird […]

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Day 9 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

On this awfully hot and humid summer’s day in Sydney Australia, I present to you Day 9 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts! I think this is such a fun and creative activity to do with kids. Together you can go hunting for sticks and twigs in the backyard, then sort through them and finally […]

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Day 8 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

Happy Day 8 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts!! I simply can not believe there are only 5 DAYS until Christmas! (Yeesh, this year has just flown by!) Today’s craft has been specially made and modelled by my darling dog Lucy! Lucy’s simple patience while I filmed her shocked me a wee bit, as she’s […]

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Day 7 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

Deck the halls with boughs of plastic tinsel! Fa-la-la-la-la La-la-la-la! Day 7 is upon us! And I only realised this morning that we’re already half way through this little series! (Time flies when you’re having fun!) Donning my honesty hat, I must admit the only thing I didn’t like about this tinsel wreath is that […]

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Day 6 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

Get out your cookie cutters, Christmas paper and scissors and join me in making this speedy 3D Paper Star Garland! I love how effective this simple little project turned out! I have mine hanging joyfully on my bedroom door! Coming your way tomorrow on Day 7, I’ll show you the how-to to making a very […]

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Day 5 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

‘O, Christmas Tree! O, Christmas Tree! How lovely are your branches…’ Looking for an easy little project to do with the kids over Christmas? Well look no further! This has to be one of the most sweetest, quickest and easiest festive crafts to get stuck into! If you don’t like the whole photo frame idea, […]

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Day 4 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

Ohh, this is one of my favourite Handmade Christmas items I’ve made this year… Although it may look a little complicated to make (I didn’t make it seem easy by rushing through each step in the video! My bad!), I found myself on to making the next lil’ stocking with 10 minutes or so! Once I found […]

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Day 3 of 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

And so, Day 3 is upon us! Here is a super simple, super effective Christmas Card that can be easily made within 10 minutes! Enjoy!! Happy Festive Sewing/Making Friends!! xx

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