12 Crafts of Christmas, Cardboard Crafts, Christmas, Christmas Tree Decorations, Craft, Gingerbread House

12 Crafts of Christmas 2021: Day 2 Cardboard Gingerbread Cookies

Hello everyone! Today’s craft is another collab with Cece Luna and recycles cardboard packaging into faux gingerbread cookies that you can hang on your Christmas tree year after year. You will need: • Brown cardboard box • Scissors • Poster or acrylic paint • Paintbrush/es • A sewing needle or hole punch • Some string,… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas 2021: Day 2 Cardboard Gingerbread Cookies

12 Crafts of Christmas, Christmas, Christmas Tree Decorations

12 Crafts of Christmas 2021: Day 1 Plastic Bottle Snowflakes

Hello everyone and welcome back to my blog. It’s been a little while since my last post, let’s just say it’s been very busy! But what better way to get back into posting than to bring back the 12 Crafts of Christmas series for another year. Today’s craft is a collab with Cece Luna and… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas 2021: Day 1 Plastic Bottle Snowflakes

Craft, Stationery

Simple Stationery Upcycle

Hello everyone! Have you heard of the Great Big Green Week? It's a national week of events celebrating action on climate change created by the Climate Coalition in the lead up to COP 26 in Glasgow this November. Throughout the UK communities have been coming together to organise their own local Green Weeks and Climate… Continue reading Simple Stationery Upcycle

Bunting, Craft, Easter, Spring

DIY Easter Bunny Bunting

Hello and welcome back to my blog! I hope you are having a lovely Easter break! It’s super sunny here today and the tulips and daffodils are just starting to flower outside which is wonderful and I am just so excited for Spring. Today I’ve got a quick and easy craft for you, perfect for… Continue reading DIY Easter Bunny Bunting

Autumn, Fashion, Lookbook

Autumn 2020 Mini Haul and Lookbook

Hello everybody, I hope you are all having a lovely weekend! Recently I have been researching sustainable fashion, attending events online and learning more about what is sustainable and how to make what I already have in my wardrobe more sustainable for the future. So, the past few weeks I have been gradually sorting through… Continue reading Autumn 2020 Mini Haul and Lookbook

Baking, Halloween

Oreo Bats and Spooky Ghost Cupcakes

Boo! Happy Halloween! I love seasonal bakes, especially around autumn/wintertime. Today I’m going to show you how I created these spooky Halloween cupcakes inspired by little bats and ghosts. Ingredients: Cupcakes (makes 12): 115g / 4 oz butter, softened 115g / 4 oz caster sugar 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 tsp vanilla extract 115g /… Continue reading Oreo Bats and Spooky Ghost Cupcakes

Blogging, YouTube

I’ve started my own YouTube channel!

Yes, you read that right, yesterday I officially launched my YouTube channel! And as of this morning my first video is now live! This weekend has been full of big changes for my blog. You may have noticed that I have rebranded my blog and the site address has changed from http://www.princessemilym.wordpress.com to http://www.lilacdaisies.co.uk This… Continue reading I’ve started my own YouTube channel!

Art, Autumn, Craft

DIY Cinderella’s Pumpkin Carriage Decoration

Hello everyone! It’s most definitely autumn now and I’m just getting started decorating for Halloween. I have a small collection of pumpkins that I dot around the house, some I’ve made and few I’ve bought, and I like how they instantly make the house feel 100% cosier. When I spotted this paint-your-own pumpkin carriage at… Continue reading DIY Cinderella’s Pumpkin Carriage Decoration

Baking, Cupcakes

Pink Lemonade Cupcakes

Hello everyone! Today I am sharing my recipe for Pink Lemonade Cupcakes. This has been one of my favourite things to bake recently, so much that I lost count of how many times I baked them during the Summer, and I’m still getting requests from family and friends to bake more! They’re really yummy and… Continue reading Pink Lemonade Cupcakes

Favourites, Summer

Summer Favourites 2020

Hello and welcome back to my blog! Eek I’m sorry I haven’t posted on here since my Spring Favourites 2020, and I pretty much vanished from Instagram for a couple of months. I didn’t mean to stop posting, I had a whole list of posts to write, crafts to try and photos to take.  This… Continue reading Summer Favourites 2020