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Crafts, Make & Do

Getting Creative at a Screen Printing and Origami Workshop

Have you ever tried screen printing? I recently got to try it out, at a brilliant screen printing and origami workshop with Flat 102 and Origami Est, at Oh My Cakery in Milton Keynes. So screen printing, origami and delicious hand made cakes all at once, it’s like they made my dream event! Here is a little review, so you can see if you want to try it too! Spoiler alert: if you like making things, you will LOVE this workshop!

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Life & Style, Make & Do

Learning to Bake at a Sustainable Bread-Making Class

Ryan and I don’t really ‘do’ Valentine’s Day, other than cards, and a token gift, and maybe a Marks and Spencer meal deal if we’re feeling fancy. This year, we’ve done something much better, thanks to gift experience company Red Letter Days. They got in touch to see if I’d like to review one of their couple’s Valentine’s Day experiences. I had a look through their extensive list of ideas for inspiration.

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Christmas, House to Home

How To Make Wreaths with Embroidery Hoops and Foliage

Last Christmas, I made my first door wreath, using a wicker wreath base, copper fairy lights and eucalyptus. It worked so well that this year I’ve made some eucalyptus winter wreaths for our living room. What You Need To Make Winter Wreaths with Embroidery Hoops and Foliage All you need to make winter wreaths are: A selection of embroidery hoops, in various sizes*, £9.99 Floristry wire*, £2.25 Secateurs*, £10.93 Eucalyptus and baby’s breath, around £1 a stem from a florist You can collect  ...

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