Category Archives: Crafts

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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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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Crafts for kids – an exciting new addition to Netmums

We are so excited and proud to present you with a brand new section on Netmums. Drum roll please as we present to you our brand new crafts section. A corner of Netmums devoted to a whole array of fantastic … Continue reading

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2013 – the year that was – New Year scrolls

The days before new year can be a good time to gather up the kids and reflect back on the year and all they did and achieved. Here is a lovely activity to do with the children – if you … Continue reading

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Get the glitter out it’s nearly Christmas

This blog is from our resident craft expert (Nicola) who has been getting the glitter, the white paint and the cotton wool out with excitement as she has been crafting for Christmas. It’s the most exciting time of the year … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve boxes – magic the night before Christmas

One of our favourite traditions here at Team Netmums is the Christmas Eve box. Many of us have adopted it as a firm family tradition. Bring a little extra magic and sparkle to your Christmas Eve by packing a specially … Continue reading

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Bonfire night – Make yours go with a sparkle

Team Netmums have been packing our Halloween decorations away, popping the pumpkins on the compost heap and getting ready for one of our favourite celebrations of the year – Bonfire Night. (Even though quite a few of our kids are … Continue reading

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Halloween’s coming – Halloween ideas round up

BOO! Did we scare you? It’s Halloween this week and we’ve put together a round up of some great ideas for gruesome food to serve, fabulous costumes to wear and brilliant Halloween crafts to make. The food Bloodshot eyeballs, bats … Continue reading

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