Knit It: Baby Socks

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    Want to make a gift for a new baby? These socks are adorable and quick to knit too.   Size – to fit baby 3-6 months     Materials: 4 ply yarn 50g in 3 colours: Light pink (A) Mint (B) Lemon (C) Double ended 3mm needles Darning needle / scissors Stitch Markers Read More

Bake It: Sweet Potato Scones

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  Whip up these delicious scones with a difference in no time! Ingredients: 200g self-raising flour 15g butter 1 medium sweet potato, peeled 1 egg 1 tsp salt 2tsp rosemary 15g pecorino 1tbsp milk A baking tray covered in parchment, a cookie cutter   Method: Preheat oven to gas 5 / 190c Cut the butter Read More

Make It: Teacup Pin Cushion

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  An incredibly quick, easy project that anyone can do, this delightful teacup pin cushion makes the perfect gift for the sewist in your life!   Materials: Teacup or mini jug Fabric Toy stuffing Pins Sewing needles Scissors Thread   Instructions: Depending on the size of your teacup or mini jug cut a piece of Read More

Make It: Easter Chick Family

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  Make this Easter chick family for a quick and easy craft project that children in particular will love!   Materials DK Yarn  – Lemon or yellow Clover pom pom makers (medium and small) Toy eyes or beads Orange Felt Scissors Needle / thread   Instructions Make 2 medium sized pom poms with your clover Read More

Make It: Felt Easter Egg Decorations

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    Decorate your home for Easter with these wonderful felt eggs.   Materials Felt (various colours) Paper Pencil Toy stuffing Ribbon Needle Thread Scissors   Instructions   Draw an egg shaped template onto a piece of paper and cut out. Pin the template onto your felt and cut 3 x shapes. (In various colours Read More

Chocolate Donut Nests

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    If you’re a big fan of mini eggs, you’ll love this recipe. It’s a step-up from those little cornflake nests you made as kids, and is perfect for an Easter snack or to serve up to guests.   Ingredients:   (Makes 8-10 donuts) 120g plain flour (to make these gluten-free, use Dove’s Farm Read More

Make It: Snack Pantry Labels

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    Cricut evangelist and European Trainer Suzie Candlin shows you how you can make your own labels in this terrific tutorial. Check out Suzie’s organisation tips here. Make finding things in your pantry easy by labelling the containers using vinyl labels cut with the Cricut Explore ™ and its online software, Design Space™. You can Read More