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KIDS CRAFT

Projects that kids can make
Tuxedo Mask sailor moon puppet doll - mypoppet.com.au

Sailor Moon Tuxedo Mask Finger Puppet

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With school holidays coming up, this hand stitched Sailor Moon Tuxedo Mask finger puppet may be a fun project for anime loving tweens and teens to make. It’s a great way to practice some sewing skills too. Designed by regular contributor Melissa, who is a huge anime and manga fan. It was the mid 90’s, I was at a different…

Mother's Day Gift that Kids can make - Mypoppet.com.au

12 Mother’s Day Gifts That Kids Can Make

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There’s nothing more special than receiving a gift on Mother’s Day morning made with love by little hands. Sure, said gifts aren’t always very elegant, or super practical, but we hold onto them for years, because that’s just what we mums do. My own mother still has a wall hanging with my sister’s hand and foot print hanging on her…

UPCYCLE, RECYCLE & REFASHION

Do something nice for the planet

PROJECTS THAT INVOLVE FABRIC OR SEWING

Fire up the sewing machine

PROJECTS THAT INVOLVE PAPER

Get those scissors snipping

PROJECTS THAT INVOLVE YARN & WOOL

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Stripe & Tassel Knitted Washcloth Pattern

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If you are new to knitting, making washcloths are an easy way to practice your skills without having to commit to a large project. This pretty knitted washcloth pattern only requires the most basic of knitting skills. The addition of stripes and cute crocheted tassels on each corner elevate this basic knitted square from ‘blah’ to ‘Ta-Da’! In my opinion,…

pom pom craft ideas - mypoppet.com.au

16 Pom Pom Craft Ideas to Love

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Pom Pom making is super fun and quite addictive. You really can’t stop at making just one. But what to do with all those pom poms after a pom pom making spree? I’ve got 16 terrific Pom Pom Craft Ideas that you are sure to love. Pom poms are a fantastic way to add a little bit of pizzazz to…

hand dyed yarn

12 Covetable Hand Dyed Yarns + Etsy on Sale

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After I started knitting it was obvious that my desire for collecting vintage fabric would need no make way for a new obsession – Yarn! Over the past couple of years my stash has grown to include all sorts of yarn, because it’s fun to experiment with different materials as my skills develop, but there is one type of yarn…

SEASONAL CRAFT

Christmas, Easter, Halloween & more
DIY Harry Potter Wizard Wands - mypoppet.com.au

DIY Harry Potter Wizard Wands

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When Emma decided on a Harry Potter themed birthday party, the first thing she insisted on was that every guest was to have their own wand. Luckily for me wands are pretty easy to make, and without much effort, or special craft supplies, Emma and I had a lot of fun making a range of Harry Potter style Wizard Wands….

Furniture & Decor Makeovers

Snaz up your digs

Printable crafts, Posters & colouring pages

Fire up the printer
Kids Craft: Print & Color Easter Basket - mypoppet.com.au

Kids Craft: Print & Colour Easter Basket

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I love eating chocolate. I have a fantasy of operating a chocolate boutique, à la Vianne Rocher (from the book Chocolat, written by Joanne Harris). My only foreseeable problem to this scenario would be my having to fight the overwhelming temptation, and not eat the chocolate. While on the topic of chocolate, Easter is around the corner. To celebrate the…

Bead & Jewellery craft

Make your own unique jewellery and other things with beads

VIDEO TUTORIALS

Watch a video to learn how to do stuff

DIY PROJECTS FOR PLAY

Fun things to make and play with
How to make a felt ladybug brooch - mypoppet.com.au

Stitch a Cute Ladybug Brooch

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You’ll never feel alone wearing this cute little felt ladybug brooch on your lapel – it’s quite the conversation starter! Make one, or a whole ‘loveliness of ladybugs’ – that’s the collective term apparently! Either way they are sure to cheer up someone’s day. A ladybug brooch would make a great gift for a child and look sweet attached to…

Tuxedo Mask sailor moon puppet doll - mypoppet.com.au

Sailor Moon Tuxedo Mask Finger Puppet

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With school holidays coming up, this hand stitched Sailor Moon Tuxedo Mask finger puppet may be a fun project for anime loving tweens and teens to make. It’s a great way to practice some sewing skills too. Designed by regular contributor Melissa, who is a huge anime and manga fan. It was the mid 90’s, I was at a different…

DIY Harry Potter Wizard Wands - mypoppet.com.au

DIY Harry Potter Wizard Wands

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When Emma decided on a Harry Potter themed birthday party, the first thing she insisted on was that every guest was to have their own wand. Luckily for me wands are pretty easy to make, and without much effort, or special craft supplies, Emma and I had a lot of fun making a range of Harry Potter style Wizard Wands….

Projects your can wear

Update your wardrobe
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…