Easter

Handpainted Wooden easter eggs DIY

How to Paint Wooden Easter Eggs

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Today I have a guest blogger, Danie Pout from BLANK MAKES. Danie’s studio is just down the road from where I live, so we occasionally run into each other down the street and chat about maybe collaborating on a project one day. I love Danie’s design aesthetic and asked her to share her Wooden Egg decorating ideas with us all….

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cute mini bunny pillows and scented lavender sachet

Scented Mini Bunny Pillow

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I’ve been tidying up my sewing room and came across a tin full of pastel toned paper pieced hexies that never made it into my Hexagon Table Runner. All those pretty vintage florals got me thinking about Easter themed crafting, and after having a little play with the hexagon shapes, these cute little bunnies hopped right out at me. These…

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Egg Cozy Free Pattern

How To: Felt Egg Cozy

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Keep your perfectly boiled eggs nice and warm while you butter your toast soldiers. These pretty egg cozies are so easy to make, and are a lovely way to use up those small scraps of colourful trim and felt left over from bigger projects. If you don’t have a sewing machine you can hand stitch them fairly quickly. I’ve included…

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decoupage egg

Kids Craft: Decoupage Easter Eggs

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Easter falls quite early this year so it’s time to get the kids involved with some fun Easter themed crafting. This Decoupage Easter Egg project was inspired by some pretty patterned tissue paper that came wrapped around a clothing purchase a while ago, it reminded me of the lovely designs on Ukrainian Pysanka Eggs. Pysanka eggs require an insane amount…

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yarn wrapped easter egg

How To: Yarn Wrapped Egg

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I’m almost embarrassed to call this a tutorial because its so easy! You will need: Styrofoam egg yarn Glue or double sided tape scissors crochet hook How to: Cover your egg with some glue to hold the yarn in place (mine wasn’t very strong so I also used double sided tape over parts of the egg). Make a little hole…

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Crafty Easter Projects

Crafty Easter Projects

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How do you like your eggs? Scrambled, fried or poached? I like mine poached…and chocolate ones are good too. These eggs aren’t edible but they sure are pretty, and very easy to make. I’ll be posting detailed tutorials in the coming weeks on how to make these 3 different decorative eggs (and maybe some other bits and pieces I have…

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