With so much to plan, make and do and Christmas fast approaching, the Winter months can prove a stressful time for a lot of us. Today, Wednesday 4th November 2015, is National Stress Awareness Day and it’s the perfect time to focus on your own well-being and de-stress before the festive season kicks in. Craft is the perfect way to achieve this peaceful, mindful attitude, so here are some great makes you can master.
We all know the tote bag is the ultimate accessory for summer. Ideal for a shopping trip, a day at the beach or just for making a fashion statement, the tote is completely versatile for all of our shopping and crafting needs. We can’t wait to try out the four free downloads that our favourite die-cutting depot Sizzix have treated us to this week - now we can personalise gorgeous handmade tote bags that will all be perfect for any occasion. Just take a look here!
If you’re like us, you will have become a little bit obsessed with Japanese washi tape and its endless crafty possibilities. If you’ve bypassed this new ingenious creation, basically tape got chic. It has the ability of making everything look colourful and cool without leaving a permanent sticky mark. If you rent your home, this is your new best friend. Here are our favourite picks from our Homemaker Washi Tape Pinterest board.