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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 12! Little House & Bonus Craft!

Hello everyone! It’s Christmas Eve!!!! And it’s the last craft of the series! I feel like these 12 days went by so quickly! Today’s craft is a little painted house. I found this house in Hobbycraft, and it comes in a few different styles and sizes. It is made of cardboard/papier-mâché and the roof is… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 12! Little House & Bonus Craft!

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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 11 Decopatch Christmas Tree

Today we are back with another Decopatch craft! This time we have a Christmas tree decoration. What you will need: A Christmas tree shape (Decopatch brand, mdf, wood or papier-mâché) Decopatch papers (Like thick tissue paper) Decopatch glue (Similar to pva) A Decopatch brush (these are made from hog bristles, I use size 10) In… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 11 Decopatch Christmas Tree

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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 10 Snow Globe Decoration

Hello everybody! I love snow globes, especially at Christmas, I have a reindeer one which I won in a raffle years ago and love watching the snow fall. So, I decided to make a snow globe inspired decoration for the Christmas tree! Note: I haven’t added any water to my snow globe as I was… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 10 Snow Globe Decoration

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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 9 Miniature Gingerbread House

Baking is one of my favourite activities at Christmastime, although today’s craft isn’t a recipe, it’s a baking themed decoration! (If you’d like a recipe, I did a post a couple of years ago; Cute Christmassy Cupcakes 🧁😉) What you will need: The template (click here) Card (brown or corrugated is best) Scissors Pencil Ruler… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 9 Miniature Gingerbread House

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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 8 Simple Skirt

Hello everyone! To complete the outfit, today’s craft is a simple Christmas skirt. Click here to read yesterday’s post on the knitted Christmas jumper. What you will need: Fabric Sewing machine 6mm elastic Sewing thread Bobbin Safety pin I have found that a basic rule to make any skirt is to measure around the waist,… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 8 Simple Skirt

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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 7 Knitted Christmas Jumper

Today’s craft is a Christmassy knitted jumper, featuring a Christmas tree design. This jumper is sized to fit 14 inch dolls such as Glitter Girls and Wellie Wishers. Materials: Red 25g 4 Ply yarn Green 25g 4 Ply yarn 2.75mm (No 12) & 3.25mm (No 10) needles Note: As this jumper involves colourwork, font colour… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 7 Knitted Christmas Jumper

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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 6 Doll’s Apron

Hello everyone! One of my favourite things to do is sewing so for today’s craft we have a sewing pattern. Baking is a fun activity to do at Christmas time, warm cookies and cakes are lovely on a cold winter’s day. So, I designed a pattern for a 18 inch doll’s apron so they can… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 6 Doll’s Apron

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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 5 Ceramic Stars

Last year I bought these ceramic stars from Hobbycraft but sadly ran out of time because of deadlines, so I’m really happy I finally had time to decorate them this year! They came as a pack of 4, with red ribbons attached. They’re plain ceramic with Christmassy words in the centre of each one; merry,… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 5 Ceramic Stars

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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 4 Decopatch Reindeer

Hello everyone! Decopatch is one of my favourite hobbies! I first saw Decopatch at a Christmas craft fair and they had a free workshop where you could decorate coasters, and since then I’ve been hooked. As it’s Christmas I decopatched a reindeer to add to my holiday decorations. What you will need: A reindeer (Decopatch… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 4 Decopatch Reindeer

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12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 2 Mini Christmas Wreath

Hello everyone! Today’s craft is a mini Christmas wreath, this is a fun decoration you could use to decorate your Christmas tree or even a dolls house. What you will need: Pipe cleaners A glue gun Small bows Sequins, pom poms or other embellishments of your choice Firstly, take some pipe cleaners and twist them… Continue reading 12 Crafts of Christmas: Day 2 Mini Christmas Wreath