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Diy Mini Easter Baskets from Paper cups

Easter Craft: Paper Cup Easter Baskets

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Easter is only a couple of weeks away, and the supermarket aisles seem to be laden with chocolate temptations. I couldn’t resist and had to buy some cute Easter treats, purely for crafting purposes of course! I can’t reveal how many chocolate eggs were consumed during the making of these Paper Cup Easter Baskets, but let’s just say, I had…

colour bleed art - kids craft project - mypoppet.com.au

Kids Craft: Colour Bleed Art

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Some of the best creative notions come about from happy accidents, like today’s Kids Art Activity Project, Colour Bleed Art. Recently my youngest created a sweet little mermaid illustration with felt tip pens. She was disappointed however to find that her art had sustained water damage. Yes, it happens if we leave artwork where food and beverage prep takes place,…

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How to make a pumpkin from a plastic soda bottle - mypoppet.com.au

Plastic Bottle Craft – Pumpkin Gift Box

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Pumpkins, pumpkins everywhere! It seems the internet can’t get enough of pumpkin crafts! I’ve seen all sorts of clever variations on pumpkin decor, including crocheted, knitted and fabric pumpkins, as well as beautifully painted pumpkins for Halloween and Fall decorating. Well, not to be out done, I thought I’d put my own recycled twist on pumpkin crafts. I’ve got a…

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how to make a crocheted snowflake ornament

Giant Crochet Snowflake Ornament

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Make a Giant Crochet Snowflake ornament with sparkly Caron Simply Soft Party yarn this Christmas. These crochet snowflake patterns are quite striking worked up in bright festive colours. It’s Summer during the festive season in Australia. Even though you’ll find us donning shorts and sunscreen on Christmas day, rather than an ‘Ugly Christmas Sweater’, it’s common to decorate with traditional…

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how to make a crocheted snowflake ornament

Giant Crochet Snowflake Ornament

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Make a Giant Crochet Snowflake ornament with sparkly Caron Simply Soft Party yarn this Christmas. These crochet snowflake patterns are quite striking worked up in bright festive colours. It’s Summer during the festive season in Australia. Even though you’ll find us donning shorts and sunscreen on Christmas day, rather than an ‘Ugly Christmas Sweater’, it’s common to decorate with traditional…

DIY felt Chrismas tree decoration

DIY Felt Christmas Tree Ornament

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Craft this easy to make felt Christmas tree ornament that will add a homemade touch to your festive decor. “Oh Christmas Tree Oh Christmas Tree Such pleasure do you bring me” Evergreen trees have been hugely celebrated since time began by a wide variety of cultures, and have long been associated with the Winter solstice. Wishing I knew more about…

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colour bleed art - kids craft project - mypoppet.com.au

Kids Craft: Colour Bleed Art

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Some of the best creative notions come about from happy accidents, like today’s Kids Art Activity Project, Colour Bleed Art. Recently my youngest created a sweet little mermaid illustration with felt tip pens. She was disappointed however to find that her art had sustained water damage. Yes, it happens if we leave artwork where food and beverage prep takes place,…

Printable Advent Calendar - mypoppet.com.au

Printable Advent Calendar Colouring Page

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Jingle-jingle! It’s that festive time of year again. Yaaaaaay! Get set to keep the kids entertained with a Printable Advent Calendar Colouring Page. The kids are super hyped about a certain fat man dressed in a red onesie coming down our nonexistent chimney.  Maybe we should build a faux fireplace just for Christmas to ensure Santa doesn’t miss us this…

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Playtime Top Crochet Pattern - mypoppet.com.au

Crochet Pattern: Playtime Top

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Did you have a crochet cotton top as a kid? They were all the rage back in the 60’s and 70’s, the staple of every girl’s Summer wardrobe. I’m sure I remember wearing one when I was little, for some reason it brings back memories of the beach. Now that the weather is warming up, I thought it was the…