Welcome to Simple Crafts. Here you will find free resources to make seasonal and themed craft projects from very easy, to pretty tricky! We use Hama Beads, Polymer Clay, Yarn, Pom Poms, Sewing felt and fabric, paper and pen, buttons and beads and anything else we fancy to make crafting accessible!
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Challenge: beat our gods eye snowflakes!

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November 30, 2012
Challenge: beat our gods eye snowflakes!

While admiring something done by Red Ted Art the other week, I had the idea for some yarned snowflakes. So I took the kids out on a walk, collected sticks and when they got back they had a go. To be honest, I think really we made spiderwebs, though if we spray them with...
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Pumpkin Glow Pot

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October 25, 2012
Pumpkin Glow Pot

Here is a quick and fun way to use up the strips of crochet you accumulate when a child is learning that craft.My 10 year old actually taught me to crochet, but is still happiest turning out long chains. I got her to do a long piece in bright orange acrylic wool for me,...
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Easy Crochet Butterflies

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September 19, 2012
Easy Crochet Butterflies

The internet is full of ideas for crocheting and knitting insects and goodness knows they are all better at it than me but one of the great things about crochet is that once you have hold of a basic stitch (a double crochet in the UK, a single crochet if you are in the...
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Rainbow Baby Blanket

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August 20, 2012
Rainbow Baby Blanket

This one is not really a craft I would normally put on this website but it deserves more attention than it gets on my ordinary blog. I’m not going to attempt to describe how I knitted my more complicated rainbow blanket, as I wasn’t that pleased with it anyway but the simple stripey one...
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Crochet Tree Picture.

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August 2, 2012
Crochet Tree Picture.

Learning to knit and crochet has been one of my main achievements over the last couple of years. I’m not especially proficient but I do really enjoy making things with yarn and I’m gradually getting more able. I’m also slowly bringing my daughters over to the yarn side Last week, having taken delivery of...
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