DIY Wedding

How to turn a mirror into a blackboard sign

I recently started to experiment with chalkboard paint. I had no idea how easy it was to use, you really cannot go wrong with it. It’s great for going over existing blackboards, making them as good as new but it’s also great to apply on walls, furniture, mirrors or on most smooth surfaces. Once dried,… Continue reading How to turn a mirror into a blackboard sign

DIY Wedding

DIY Wedding Signs & Chalkboard Ideas

How much fun did I have with making my own wedding signs? I was worried that I might find it boring but I ended up getting quite addicted to the point where I’d start looking for stuff around the house to pit blackboard paint on! I bought a combination of new blank signs from Hobbycraft… Continue reading DIY Wedding Signs & Chalkboard Ideas

Blackboard Easel with a wedding message
DIY Wedding

DIY ‘Welcome to our Wedding’ Blackboard

Weddings can be so expensive, so where possible I tried to save a few pennies by making or up-cycling my wedding decor. I was desperate to make my own ‘welcome to our wedding’ sign. I’ve seen some fab ideas shared on Pinterest and I wanted to give it a go. Someone on Facebook marketplace was… Continue reading DIY ‘Welcome to our Wedding’ Blackboard

Wedding Favour Ideas

Log Slice Name Place Wedding Favors

There’s no reason why your name place couldn't double up as a wedding favour. This is a great inexpensive wedding favor and can be very easily personalised. At my wedding, we went for a rustic feel and used some mini log slices that could later be used a wood slice charger or a coaster. Here are… Continue reading Log Slice Name Place Wedding Favors

DIY Hen Party, Top Wedding Favor Ideas

Alcohol Wedding Favors

A couple of years ago two of my friends, Kay & Kaz got married and their wedding favors were mini bottles of alcohol and shot glasses. GENIUS IDEA! It could also be a great addition to a hen party bag too. I absolutely loved this wedding favour idea. If I remember correctly the bottles they… Continue reading Alcohol Wedding Favors

Mind Charity Badge, Wedding Favour
DIY Wedding, Wedding Favour Ideas

Charity Badge Wedding Favors

Wedding Favours - Charity Badges My absolute number one wedding favour are charity badges. Not only are you donating to a charity of your choice but you’re also building the awareness of that charity. Badges usually range between £1-£2.50 each. I chose to support MIND since this was a charity close to my heart. What… Continue reading Charity Badge Wedding Favors

Personalised sweet cone
DIY Hen Party

Sweet Bags | Hen Party Ideas

For my hen party, my gorgeous bridesmaids made some party bags packed full of hen party gifts and treats. Within that party bag was a cone of sweets (to help us keep our energy levels up!) it's a really simple, 5 minute make and it won't cost the earth! You could also turn it into… Continue reading Sweet Bags | Hen Party Ideas

Handmade pencil case with stationery
Craft basics

DIY No-Sew Pencil Case |Craft Basics

As part of National Stationery Week, I've been coming up with some DIY stationery storage ideas. This DIY pencil case requires no sewing whatsoever, it's a simple craft idea for kids and adults alike. Whether it's a back-to-school project or you just want to make something to tidy up your stationery desk. For this DIY… Continue reading DIY No-Sew Pencil Case |Craft Basics

Peter Rabbit Boxframe on a tiled wall
DIY Room Decor

How to make a personalised Peter Rabbit baby gift | Unique gifts | Box frame gifts

How cute is Peter Rabbit? With the launch of the new Peter Rabbit movie I thought I'd make something inspired by the floppy eared, mischievous bunny: A box frame gift. It would make a great personalised gift for the little one in your life. Or if you're stuck for Christening gift ideas, this would make… Continue reading How to make a personalised Peter Rabbit baby gift | Unique gifts | Box frame gifts

3 DIY cards
Card making

Letter tile cards | Card making | Handmade cards

5 Minute Make! For this beginners project you can purchase all the materials from Craft Stash. Craft stash specialise in paper crafts and card making. They stock a massive range and are definitely a one stop destination for cardmaking lovers. The key to this project is to keep your fingers clean. One smudge would ruin… Continue reading Letter tile cards | Card making | Handmade cards