Easter craft pack review

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My boys were lucky enough to be sent these Easter craft packs from Hello Moon just in time for the start of the Easter Holidays. I must admit by 9:30 on the first day we had broke them out! My boys are very early risers and we had already exhausted the ideas I had planned for the day. So as …

Easter Etsy gift guide

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Non – chocolate Easter Etsy gift guide for Kids. All under £5.00. I don’t know about you, but with our extended family the boys can end up with over 13 Easter eggs each! That’s a whopping amount of chocolate, whilst they might love it, I don’t want to contribute to their sugar consumption. So we always buy non-chocolate related gifts.

Finished Button bunny cross stitch

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I was so in love with the little button bunny cross stitch pattern I designed as a freebie for the blog, that I couldn’t resist stitching one up for home. The pattern was quick to stitch up and I got through most of the buttons in one evening. You could make out the natural silhouette of the bunny with the …

Easter bunny

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I have just finished making the youngest Easter present as he is too young for chocolate and this is way cuter. I got the pattern from the February 2013 issue of Crafts Beautiful magazine. I adapted it slightly changing the suggested fabrics to ones from my fabric stash. Including some of my own designed fabric for his ears and the …

Free Easter egg cross stitch pattern

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I just designed this Easter egg pattern this morning and I am going to use it to stitch some cards and some Easter decorations. So I’d thought I’d share it with you. I love the spring colour pallet of yellows, pinks, green, pale blue and white. Please feel free to change the colours to suit your own tastes. It is intended to be sewn on 14 …