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DIY Succulent Warmer Tutorial

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DIY Succulent Warmer Tutorial

The weather is changing with Easter approaching once again. It's the time of year when there is a silent victim, suffering sadly with neglect. Sure they are hardy and don't need much attention to survive, but succulents deserve love and warmth just as much as your ferns and creepers do, don't they? I challenge you to STAND up for succulents' rights and make a statement. Give your little green friend's the love they deserve this coming winter and make them their own woolly weather warmers. Junior Homely Creature 'Eve' has put together this adorable DIY succulent warmer tutorial just for...

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Tutorial and Free Printable Cross-stitch Heart Valentine's Card

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Tutorial and Free Printable Cross-stitch Heart Valentine's Card

Valentine's Day is nearly here and for those of you who celebrate it or just celebrate craft in general we have a very special tutorial and free printable download created by junior Homely Creature Amy!! I'm sure you will agree that Amy has done a fabulous job with this DIY cross-stitch heart card. It's the cutest thing ever!! Not sure I am willing to part with mine. Lovers and craft-lovers enjoy! To get started, Download your FREE printable Valentine's Day card here. You will need.. - A sheet of A4 card (and colour you like!) - A printer - Scissors...

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Woven neon dip-dyed succulent hanging planter tutorial

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Woven neon dip-dyed succulent hanging planter tutorial

Hello again lovelies! I have a great new project for you. It's a woven neon yellow dip-dyed succulent hanging planter tutorial (phew, try saying that 10 times fast!) I've been having a bit of a love affair with natural tones matched with neon yellow lately, and a few weeks back I learned how to weave at Megan Morten and Maryanne Moodie's 'The School'. I am also loving hanging succulent planters and the dip dyed trend, so I thought why not mush all these lovely ideas together into one crafty creation? Now before you squeal with excitement as I did when...

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DIY Terrarium Tutorial

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DIY Terrarium Tutorial

A few years ago I developed an unhealthy obsession with terrariums. A grass and mushroom addiction of a different kind, I couldn’t get enough of creating these mini green worlds, complete with hand-crafted clay mushrooms or garden gnomes for decoration. I knew I had a problem when I had to wade through a sea of collected glass jars to get to get out of my bedroom, and friends were starting to notice the mud under my fingernails. My friends would mock me as I demanded they pull over so I could harvest the moss I had just spotted on the...

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