5 Things to Love About Selfies + Selfie Card Project

Guest Experts, Papercraft

Selfies are immensely popular across social media. In fact, if you have a social media account of some sort, you’ve more than likely posted a selfie (or 100) in your time. Even the celebs love them — they give fans a glimpse into their little world and we LOVE it. Today, selfies are such a huge part of popular culture that’d it’d be strange to live in a world without them. So, here are 5 reasons why social media addicts across the globe love to regularly take selfies.

Bonus: we’ve also included a fast, fun and fabulous selfie card project from Julie Hickey!

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C&C Presenter Crossword [Game]

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Crafties! We’ve got you a very special C&C Presenter Crossword to play! You can print this off or you can play along on our blog. The clues are all related to our 11 Presenters and the answers are ALL emojis! So if you get stuck why not check your emojis for clues? For more C&C related fun like this made just for you, like us on our Facebook page. Drop us a comment below with your thoughts on our crossword. 

3 Treats You Need at Your Next Summer BBQ

Baking

Most people love a good BBQ when the humidity’s high and the sun’s beating down. Albeit, that may only happen a handful of times in Britain… but we Brits jump at the chance! The best thing about BBQs is that they aren’t just dinner — they’re social events, too. The humble BBQ is a great excuse to invite the whole family or your gang of friends over to indulge in grilled foods and copious amounts of Pimm’s, beers, or non-alcoholic cocktails. But we can’t forget what comes after burgers and sausages: those perfectly satisfying summer treat(s).

Note: Expect magical unicorn hues, a splash of Pimm’s, and a lovely helping of gin….

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Nostalgia in Crafting: the Classic Rocking Horse

Christmas, Guest Experts, Papercraft

Rocking horses are a true icon of Victorian childhood. We’ve all seen them displayed proudly in houses before, whether it was your grandparents’ house or you had one yourself. This legendary playroom accessory has never been a fad. They weren’t disposable because they were — and still are — classed as handcrafted heirlooms. To this day, rocking horses are still passed down through the generations, but they’re rarely at the top of kids’ Christmas lists. At long last, rocking horses are making a comeback — so we decided to get crafty with one.

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How to Keep Your Kids Entertained in the School Holidays

Charlotte Newland, Kids Craft

Most kids can keep themselves entertained in the school holidays, while others… seem to always be bored. They’ve tried watching TV, but there’s only so much they can watch. They’ve tried playing outside… but it rained. So what’s the best way to keep them entertained? Keep reading to find a step-by-step project that kids of any age and skill level can complete!

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