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Father’s Day Crafting: A handmade Gift for Him

Father’s Day Crafting: A handmade Gift for Him

This month, we tasked the lovely Julie Peasgood of the Crafty Beggars to create a handmade gift just perfect for Father’s Day. Julie loves making something from nothing (or in this case, from very little!) and is renowned for her talent in thinking outside the […]

Father’s Day Crafting: A Wallet Full of Memories

Father’s Day Crafting: A Wallet Full of Memories

Looking for creative ideas you can craft for Father’s Day this year? Sure, making a Father’s Day card is a fabulous idea… but if you’re after something a little more unique, then we have the perfect project for you! We tasked the lovely Louise Dunbar […]

Father’s Day Craft Ideas: DIY Father’s Day Gifts That Dad Will Love

Father’s Day Craft Ideas: DIY Father’s Day Gifts That Dad Will Love

It’s that time of year again… Father’s Day is right around the corner! And we think there’s no better way to really show the very special man in your life – whether it’s your father, stepfather, father-in-law, or grandfather – how much you care, than by giving handmade. Why craft for Father’s Day? There are so many benefits to giving him a handmade gift this Father’s Day, you’d be mad not to!

For starters, men can be incredibly tricky to shop for! You could spend hours traipsing the shops and still come home with something you’re not sure whether he’ll love or loath.

Second – crafting is fun! So why not enjoy getting your Father’s Day gift ready as much as he’ll enjoy opening it?

Third – you can make it personal.  Personalised gifts are so much better than something that sits on a shop shelf amidst tens of identical copies.  It also shows you’ve really put the effort into making Father’s Day special.

And lastly – you KNOW your Father’s Day gift will be truly one-of-a-kind! If you made it yourself, there’s no chance your big sister went and picked up exactly the same thing in the shops yesterday.

So without further ado, let’s dive into all the fantastic crafting essentials you might need to make this Father’s Day magical!

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Father’s Day Crafting: Sarah Cawood Creates a Card for Grandad!

Father’s Day Crafting: Sarah Cawood Creates a Card for Grandad!

This week, Sarah Cawood has been preparing for Father’s Day, by remembering that it’s a day to celebrate EVERY daddy out there – including grandads. Check out her handmade Father’s Day card below, and just why she believes it’s so important to put the effort […]

Father’s Day: DIY Gifts He’ll Love!

Father’s Day: DIY Gifts He’ll Love!

When it comes to Father’s Day, it can be difficult to find a gift that you haven’t already given your dad. Year after year, dads are presented with socks, sweets, CDs and novelty ‘dad’ trinkets. We’re not saying there’s anything wrong with these gifts (who […]

4 Father’s Day Bakes That’ll Knock Dad’s Socks Off

4 Father’s Day Bakes That’ll Knock Dad’s Socks Off

There’s an old proverb that proclaims “the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach”. If you’re a firm follower of obscure sayings from bygone times, this is the article for you. If you just really enjoy baking, then you should stick around too! Father’s Day is a few weeks away, so it’s about time to get thinking about what to get him. If you’re a little puzzled, the outdated proverb is somewhat true. Baking is a sure-fire way to raise a smile from dad on Father’s Day. You don’t need to win his affections, but you’ll definitely get in his good books!

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4 Papercraft Father’s Day Projects for the Kids

4 Papercraft Father’s Day Projects for the Kids

Father’s Day is just over a month away, meaning that it’s about time to start thinking about what to get him on behalf of the kids. Buying presents for dad can be a little tricky. If he’s a low-maintenance kind of guy, he’ll likely never […]