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TUTORIAL: Faux Knitted Christmas Stocking

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I know that everyone is running around buying last minute Christmas gifts, which is why I want to give you all an alternative. Save money, rushing around shops, and create this cute, sentimental Christmas stocking ornament, instead! it can be personalised later by adding on a little name tag, and it can be made in…
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TUTORIAL: Ladybird’s Leaf Necklace

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I’ve been experimenting with using nature as inspiration lately, so I wanted to share one of the more simple designs I came up with. Here’s a leaf and ladybird (or ladybug) necklace charm. It’s fairly large, which I really like. If I’m going to spend time on something I want it to stand out! I will be…
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TUTORIAL: Faux Knitted Heart Charm

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Do you know someone who loves knitting? Well, why not make them this cute little “knitted” heart, finished with clay needles and a ball of yarn? Christmas is coming up and i decided to share this little charm ready for you guys to create. It’s the perfect gift for a special friend or even a…
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TUTORIAL: Finger Painted Gift Tags

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I’m sure I’m not the only person who gets tired of using regular Christmas gift tags. They’re usually pretty boring, they rarely match your wrapping paper, and they’re not very personal. How about asking your little one to help you to create these cute, personal tags using finger paint? My daughter is only 20 months…
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TUTORIAL: Holly Necklace

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I’m sure you’re all excited about Christmas (I know I am!), so here is a little tutorial showing how I created a fairly simple holly necklace using polymer clay and wire. It’ll be perfect to give as a gift to someone special or to keep for yourself to wear to a Christmas party. Whatever you…
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TUTORIAL: Polymer Christmas Octopus

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I made my first clay octopus a few months back as an experiment, and I have been hooked on them ever since. They’re surprisingly easy to make, and they’re so much fun, what with their cute eyes and long, squiggly legs! I’ve made a few Christmas themed tutorials lately, but I wanted to create something…
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TUTORIAL: Melting Snowman Hanging Ornament

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I’ve been planning to create tons of Christmas tutorials, but as usual, December seems to have crept up on me and so I’m now snowed under (get it? muaha!) with lots of ideas I want to get through. I love Christmas, and even more so now that my little girl just about joins in with…
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TUTORIAL: Homemade Play Dough (Play-Doh)

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One of my most vivid childhood memories is of my mum and I “sculpting” different shapes out of homemade dough which she would then store in the fridge for another day. The house would be filled with that salty scent and my hands would be ever so slightly stained with food colouring- but it was fun….
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TUTORIAL: Scented Polymer Gingerbread Man Charm (Gingy from Shrek)

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I’m not ashamed to admit that at the age of 19 I still love Shrek. It’s one of my childhood favourites, and I still quote the movies years on. I absolutely loved Gingy. Okay, I’ll admit that’s partly due to the fact that I used to love shouting “THE MUFFIN MAN? THE MUFFIN MAN!” over…
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TUTORIAL: Polymer Christmas Doggy Ornament

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In my house, our dog is treated as part of the family. I’m sure the majority of you pet owners out there feel the same way! But how do we make sure that they feel included at Christmas? Well, I’ve come up with one small way! Here’s a special doggy hanging ornament that will fit perfectly…
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