Crochet Spiral Decoration

Pinterest. My ultimate time waster. But also source of so much inspiration! This week it was crochet. I came across a fabulous crochet tutorial from Youtube by eliZZZa13 that just made me want to have a go straight away. Hubby thought I was mad when I immediately went searching for yarn and hook in the middle… Read More»

How to Embed a Facebook Page Post

You may have seen  couple of posts recently on the blog that are snippets from the Crafty Mummy Facebook page, like this one called Facebook Friday.  Someone has asked how I do that so here’s the low down – it is super simple, of course! How to Embed a Facebook Page post into your Blog post… Read More»

Tutorial: Bath Salts

The last of our crafty activities at the Pretty Pamper Party was to make pretty coloured bath salts. These are just Epsom Salts with some colour and fragrance. I read a number of different options for colouring and adding the fragrance including soap colouring and fragrance, and natural fragrances like lavender. We used food colouring… Read More»

How to Add a Fishpond Affiliate link to your Blog

I love books! Real books. I can’t my head around reading a craft or quilting book on my Kindle so I always buy real books when I’m looking for quilt books. For a long time I’ve had some books in my blog sidebar. These are linked through to an affiliate on Fishpond, an online book… Read More»

Seat Belt Cover Tutorial

After sharing my Padded Seat Belt Cover post last week, I got a lot of messages asking how to make these. Today I’m going to share how I made mine, plus show you a second one I made out of gorgeous Umbrella Prints fabric for the Trimmings Competition. Umbrella Prints make printed organic fabric and… Read More»

Mother’s Day Gifts: Cushions

Mother’s Day is coming and there are some fantastic ideas around the Blogosphere for gifts to make for Mum. Today I have a collection of gorgeous cushions that you could make from the free tutorials. Click on the pictures or the links to find the instructions. {Applique cushion from Anna Joyce on the Design Sponge} {Cushion with… Read More»