DIY Fabric Roses

DIY Fabric Roses

  Have a look at these easy-to-make fabric roses presented to us by Elia - www.ellieafter.com. No matter how…

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The Unusual Suspects – Ghouls

Make these fluffy and funny ghouls in red and white, together with Veliana from “Dvama s Mama” (Two…

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Paper Doll – Baba Marta

This is the Baba Marta doll, made of paper, wooden spoon and yarn. The pictures were sent to…

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Empty Paper Roll Martenitsas

These are the martenitsas made by the kids from Maya the Bee group from “Chuchuliga” kindergarten, Plovdiv. Their…

How to Make Yarn Dolls

How to Make Yarn Dolls

You need: different kinds of yarn thread a small piece of felt – for the wings air dry…

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Yarn ORNAMENTS- martenitsas

What is ‘martenitsa’? In Bulgarian folklore the month of March is often portrayed as a plump, cheerful old…

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Friendly Ghost from Metal Hanger and Thread

You will need a metal hanger, white thread and duct tape, for eyes and mouth. Bend the hanger…

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DIY – an Apple Cushion!

Have a look at these apple-shaped decorative pillow. See also the cut out template. They are so easy…

Sew Your Own Owl Pillow

Sew Your Own Owl Pillow

These are the marvelous and easy to make owl-pillows, made by the kids visiting kid’s workshop Srachko – for small…

A Snowdrop from Thread

A Snowdrop from Thread

To make such snowdrops you need white thread and green pipe cleaner. Roll some thread on your hand,…

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Rag dolls with rubber bands without sewing

This is an easy and fun way to make your own “rag dolls” with rubber bands. These dolls…

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How to make the pretty pictures into Christmas decoration

We have found this great idea in Elia’s blog (www.ellieafter.com) – how to make Christmas toys with the…

DIY monster gloves

Glove MONSTERS

Make a jolly monster from a single glove (if you happen to have lost the other one). It…

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Spider web from thread and dry branches

Gather a few dry branches from the park. They will help you make such a spider web. You…

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DIY brooch-strawberry

  Great idea, perfect execution and stunning pics! This is Elia and her 100 sheep. Have a look…

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Rag doll – Baba Marta (Iva’s Creations)

In Bulgarian folklore the month of March is often portrayed as a plump, cheerful old lady, “baba Marta”….

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Textile pumpkins

It feels like autumn at home:), warm, cosy, in the colours of a baked pumpkin….. Pumpkin – needle…

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Let’s Make a Dream Catcher

Dream Catcher – this is an American Indian talisman, which scares away evil spirits, bad dreams and nightmares….

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DIY Kids’ Lamp

This is Deni’s bedside lamp. We couldn’t resist taking a picture – it’s so easy that everyone can…

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The Rabbit and His Dream – DIY

  Long after I attended the premiere of  “The Rabbit and His Dream”  by Maria Doneva with my…

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Weave a Plastic Bottle Basket

  We used a large vegetable oil bottle. It will be even better if you have one with…

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Doll DIAPERS

OK, it’s funny. I laughed, too, but faced with the alternative to buy doll diapers at 8 leva…

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Lavender PRINCESS

Few Bulgarian blogs can boast such beautiful handmade toys. Here’s one of them:  MariAS NaTuRe ToY’S.(the picture is…

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Kids’ T-Shirt PILLOW

  We have so many gorgeous kids’ clothes with great apliques. Sometimes I don’t want to part with…

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Child’s Drawing DOLLS

After I visited some well-stocked art supply stores, I quickly gave up the idea for making these dolls…

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A BLANKET for the DOLLS

Kids love learning how things have been made before we buy them from the store. For them it’s…

Crocheted-LETTERS

Crocheted LETTERS

Тhese letters are wonderful, soft and perfect for little hands. The crocheting technique is the same you would…

KNITTED-FLOWERS

KNITTED FLOWERS

I bought our first hairpin flower at a boutique but it was crocheted rather than knitted. I have…

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My Little Pony

We made a pony to ride at home. It’s a unicorn pony,  as it has a horn and…

DIY sock baby

DIY SOCK BABY

Our new section – “The Magic of Mery Poppins” is hosted by Hrisi and her wonderful blog  Mery…

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Yarn SPRING TREE

These trees bring a lot spring cheer despite the moody March weather. You will need a bent branch…

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COLORFUL PILLOW – or What a Child Needs

Take a look at the lovely pillows  Iva has made for her kids, and do not forget to enjoy…

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Colorful FLOWER RATTLE

You can use this flower as a baby’s rattle… or in many other ways. It can be a…

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MALENA’s HATS

Both the hats (see the Hats and Accessories Gallery) and the photos,  and  Malena herself are marvelous. I…

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A Second Chance for OLD CLOTHES

I had the pleasure of meeting Rumi  from (Something…) and her little girls. I tried one of her…

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BOOK DIVIDERS

I have always had a problem finding a place for each new book I buy – our house…

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Clothespin LAMBS

You can make these lambs from painted wooden clothespins, a few scraps of cardboard and white yarn. They…

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Crocheted BACKPACKS

Look at my sweet little models Mila and Luchko , who gladly let me photograph their new backpacks,…

DIY sock  bunny

SOCK Bunny

  Тhis bunny can be a wonderful decoration for your Easter basket but it can also serve as…

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Make Your Own EASTER BASKET

To make your egg basket really beautiful, make sure the fabric coordinates well with the color of the…