Category Archives: Crafts for kids

Martha’s easy lolly painting

Today we have a guest post from Clara Vulliamy, author of the much loved Martha and the Bunny Brothers books. We are huge fans of Clara She has a brand new book out TODAY! called  I Heart Holidays. We have … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Eggnogg Design

Eggnogg’s founder, Kate Edmunds provides a little insight into her company Eggnogg and her latest fabric forays. We have two of these gorgeous Create a Cuddlies to give away. They are gorgeous tea towels with quirky cute designs that you … Continue reading

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Parenting – don’t blink or you’ll miss it, but don’t worry we’ve bottled some for you.

Today’s guest blog is from Nick Corston from KidCrafters who wants to tell you about a very special event they are organising with a key message at it’s core: Parenting – don’t blink or you’ll miss it, but don’t worry … Continue reading

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How to do finger knitting – Plus win a copy of Boycraft

Today we are sharing a gorgeous craft from the new book ‘Boycraft’. Finger knitting is so easy to learn and is a brilliant craft for both boys and girls. You can make cool scarves, bracelets and headbands. All you need … Continue reading

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50 ideas for family fun

With  half term upon us we have put together a list of 50 ideas for free family fun. Why not make a boredom buster jar and fill it with the family’s favourites from this list then whenever anyone dares to … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day cards and gifts to make

It’s Mother’s Day next Sunday (30th March) so we’ve put together some quick, easy and lovely ideas for cards and gifts that children can make to bring smiles to their mum’s faces. We don’t know about you but here at … Continue reading

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Team Netmums have a spring in their step

OK OK…we know it’s not exactly balmy and that it might be a wee while yet until we’re skipping through the daffodils in short sleeves but here at Team Netmums we’re feeling cheery about the fact that spring has almost … Continue reading

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