craft Archive

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Make your own DIY glass jar snow globes in time for Christmas

14 November 2018
Tags: how to, DIY, craft, glass jars, jars, Christmas

There’s something about snow globes that just screams “Christmas!” These super festive little ornaments come in all shapes and sizes but are difficult to personalise – unless of course you make your own. A DIY glass jar snow globe is a great way to get everyone engaged in gift making and giving this year. It also provides a simple option for making the presents you give distinctive and bespoke.

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How to: Get crafty with the kids with these child-friendly glass jar crafts

20 September 2018
Tags: glass jars, how to, DIY, crafts

Arts and crafts at home are ideal for autumn and winter. When the weather changes, activities need to move inside but you still want to enjoy some productive family time together. You don’t need to spend a fortune on arts and crafts – most of the materials can be found around your own home. Glass jars, whether from jams or pickles, make the perfect tools for creating something with your kids.

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Decorations you can make at home in time for Christmas

13 November 2017
Tags: glass jars, craft, upcycling

Christmas is coming and if you haven’t worked out how to decorate your home this year then you don’t have long to do it. Christmas decorations don’t have to be expensive because you can often create beautiful, unique pieces from what you already have at home, such as already-used glass jars. Plus, if you’re upcycling what you already have then you’re going to make this a much greener and more environmentally friendly Christmas this year too.

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How to: Create DIY glass bottle vases for spring decorations in your home

20 April 2017
Tags: glass jars, craft, diy, vase

Now spring is here, many flowers are coming into bloom, and there is no better opportunity to brighten up your home or workplace with some inexpensive DIY glass bottle vases. These can be made to fit any environment and designed exactly to your taste.

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Get ready for Easter early with these homemade crafts

13 April 2017
Tags: glass jars, easter, craft

There’s something about Easter that makes everyone want to get crafty. Perhaps it’s the new season sunshine, the bright colours everywhere and the fact that everything starts to grow. Maybe it’s all the entertaining of family and friends that happens over Easter. Or it could be the arrival of the Easter holidays and the need to occupy the kids…whatever the reason, at this time more than any other, we often find ourselves looking around for used household items from which we can create something shiny and new.

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