by Kyriakos Pachadiroglou
Cover a wire star shape with jute cord and embellish it with jingle bells, ribbons and natural decorations.
Christmas, Home Decor
Apply heat embossing powder onto a wooden star to create a Gold Star centrepiece for Christmas ornaments.
Keep the magic of a little winter scene in a snowy Christmas dome table top ornament in white and gold shades.
Make a natural look Christmas tree with small drift wood pieces and jute fabric.
Paint wooden rings to use as a base to make stylish Christmas tree ornaments.
Use natural materials to make a large hanging star for your Christmas decorations.
Add the essence of the seaside to your table by making decorative driftwood and seashell napkin rings.
by Kim MacFarlane
Learn how to make your own beaded Christmas Stars with this useful makers guide from Knorr Prandell.
Upcycle old or new picture frames with easy to use Concrete Effect Paste paint.
Home Decor, Mixed Media
Decorate your Easter eggs this year in an alternative way with the use of concrete look paste paint.
Make your own free-standing jewellery screen with ready cut MDF shapes, stamps and decorative papers.
Crafting, Home Decor
Make your own unique background papers and hand printed fabrics with inks and paints from Viva Decor.
Card Making & Papercraft, Home Decor, Viva Decor
Alter a wooden shadow box into a storage box for your keys, sunglasses and memo notes with Kyriakos' step-by-step instructions.
Make an industrial style clock from a round chipwood box. Paint it in cool monochrome colours and finish with metal gears and wires.
Learn how to make colourful, decorative styrofoam eggs for plant pots, tables and flower arrangements.
Crafting, Easter, Home Decor
Alter the Pronty MDF letter rack kit with decoupage paper and chalkboard paint to make a useful storage box for sewing threads, scissors and tools.
Five crafty bloggers show us different ways to decorate a birdhouse in the Ocean Finance 'House to Home' Competition.
Learn how to easily make clear acrylic keepsake memory domes, fridge magnets and paperweights for your loved ones.
Crafting, Home Decor, Valentine & Wedding
How to upcycle empty jam jars and use them to make your own luxury, fragranced jar candles.
by Gill Hobbs
Add a splash of colour to your garden or conservatory with a fun decorative painted birdhouse with a textured roof.
Decorative Painting, Home Decor