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DIY Valentine’s Gift For Him: Sarah Cawood Gets Creative

DIY Valentine’s Gift For Him: Sarah Cawood Gets Creative

Men can be incredibly tricky to craft for, especially when it comes to Valentine’s Day. But if you’re looking for a creative way to show the special someone in your life just how much you adore him, then we’ve the perfect DIY Valentine’s gift for […]

Stamping Techniques: What Is Resist Stamping?

Stamping Techniques: What Is Resist Stamping?

Looking for an eye-catching way to breathe life into your stamping projects this year? Resist stamping might be the perfect technique for you! It’s an easy technique to master, and will make you look at your stamp stash in a completely different way. Essentially, the […]

Debbie Shore’s Beautiful Heart Bunting Tutorial

Debbie Shore’s Beautiful Heart Bunting Tutorial

Looking for a quick and easy sewing project that will add instant charm to any room of the home? This timeless heart bunting provides the perfect way to add gorgeous rustic home decor to bedrooms, kitchen dressers, garden parties and more. Whilst the pretty heart motifs make it perfect for Valentine’s Day, it’s versatile enough to be used throughout the year! You could personalise it with initials, or keep it simple with eye-catching hearts on burlap bunting pennants.

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Debbie Shore’s DIY Heart Wreath Tutorial

Debbie Shore’s DIY Heart Wreath Tutorial

Looking to create some gorgeous home decor for Valentine’s Day? Or perhaps you’re looking for something cute and quirky to add to your bedroom, conservatory or summer house? This beautiful DIY heart wreath is the perfect project for sewing enthusiasts to get stuck into! Not […]

Valentine’s Day Crafting Essentials

Valentine’s Day Crafting Essentials

What better excuse is there to get crafting than Valentine’s Day? Okay, we know it’s still a few weeks away… but if you want to knock the socks off someone special’s feet with your crafty efforts, then now’s the time to get creative! Have a […]

Lighthearted Love Tokens – A Crafty Beggars’ How-To

Lighthearted Love Tokens – A Crafty Beggars’ How-To

Home decor projects are soaring in popularity right now – and it’s no wonder, when making such beautifully impressive projects – like these incredible hanging hearts – can be so easy!

Three-dimensional base shapes such as hearts, plaques, baubles, trinket boxes and more are available in a range of materials, from MDF to polystyrene. These blank canvasses provide the perfect base for every kind of crafter to get creative – you can add colour and print using your favourite papers and tissue papers, or a textile finish using fabric and ribbon. The artistic among you may even like to add colour using inks and paints… the possibilities are endless!

We asked The Crafty Beggars’ Julie Peasgood to get creative in the name of love, for Valentine’s Day – and she’s crafted a stunning selection of hanging hearts! Check out what she made, and how she did it, below!

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Craftie Challenge – Valentine’s Day

Craftie Challenge – Valentine’s Day

Crafties! We’ve launched a special COMPETITION on our blog just in time for Valentine’s Day! All you have to do is make us a Valentine’s Day craft item around the theme of CHOCOLATE. It could be a crafted box, crochet chocolate, card, knitted jumper or […]

You Can Folk It! Valentine’s Project

You Can Folk It! Valentine’s Project

Craft a gorgeous handmade heart plaque and card which your loved one can keep forever and display with pride. Perfect for a personal, unique gift for your valentine, read on to find out how to make yours in time for 14th February.

Bookfolding Valentine’s Project

Bookfolding Valentine’s Project

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Give your loved one something truly unique this Valentine’s Day with this distinctive, etched effect heart using the incredible book folding technique from Peerless Designs.

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