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Therese
Auckland, New Zealand
Love to make things for other people and search the web for awesome DIY.
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I have been out of action for a few months now sadly. After starting back at work and looking after Olive life just got busy! I am back now and can't wait to share with you some of the decorations I made for Olives first birthday party back in May.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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May 27, 2013
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Apr 12, 2013
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I found this tutorial on Pinterest ages ago and I have finally gotten around to doing it. Its such a cute t-shirt and really easy to do. Its just tracing the outline of the bear and then painting the inside with fabric paint. I bought a few plain t-shirts and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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Recently I posted a photo of some material bunting I made for a friends wedding - all 18 metres of it. We used 6 metres behind the main table and the rest we drapped over the wooden archway the groom made. Below are some shots I took before the ceremony....stunning!... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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I just wanted to share this amazing site I came across while browing online - Mr Printables. It is full of great printables for kids from wall art, to activites, to educational prints, to crafts. I am in heaven! Here are a couple of print outs to give you an... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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I have been getting into Instagram alot lately and have been entering in loads of competitions. It is actually a great way to get the word out about your business and get more followers. You just have to start following the person and tag the photo of the prize they... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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So I found something great for Tim to buy me for my birthday and it benefits Olive too. A teething necklace! This was bought from Freya Toys which as always I found on Etsy. So far the necklace has been a great hit and was a brilliant and easy distraction... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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I hope you like the new banner for my blog. I am slowly changing the design so you will see more updates over the next few months. There are loads of blog design items on Etsy and I bought this logo from Made By Rin who has some great designs.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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Feb 8, 2013
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I am working on a new style of bib and here is my first example. The Bunny! My next one is going to be a puppy so I don't discriminate against boys. How cute is it!! I found my eye inspiration through a Kawaii font type. Kawaii Eyes. This is... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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I follow the blog Design Sponge on Instagram and the other day they posted a photo that sent out a challenge for this month - to share your declarations of love! They wanted people to handwrite/make and then style the photos and tag them into #DSloveletters and their favs would... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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On a recent trip to Spotlight I came across the below piece of fabric and thought it was lovely and colourful and perfect for a playmat for Olive. So for under NZD$30 I bought the fabric below, some fabric for the back and sides and also some batting for the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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So I have a bit of a thing for rubber stamps and thought I would share some that I found on Etsy. Much like the owls that I posted a few weeks ago there are over 110,000 stamp like items for sale on Etsy....crazy! There seems to be a few... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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In the context of Japanese culture Kawaii means cute and there is some seriously great stuff out there. I have just been drooling over loads of Kawaii photos and thought I would share this one to start off. This is an easy and very 'cute' way to decorate your kids... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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Jan 18, 2013
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Jan 17, 2013
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Jan 16, 2013
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Knitting for me is one of those things that I really want to learn. There are just so many great knit patterns out there. However, every time I get out my needles I give it a go for a little while, get distracted by my sewing machine and then completely... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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I have spotted these jars on Pinterest a few times now and think they are pretty quirky so I thought I would share with you. They were created by Torie Jayne who after seeing a similar idea online decided to make her own version. You could actually use any animal... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
Therese is now following Leigh-Ann
Jan 12, 2013
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These are really lovely cards if you have someone that is learning to sew or if you want to just get creative with a card for someone. Handmade Charlotte is a great design and diy craft blog that I read and this is where I found these cards. She has... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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I have noticed recently that a lot of things for kids are of the Owl theme so I thought I would have a look around on Etsy and see what I could dig up. Etsy is full of Owl themed products, so much infact that when I typed Owl into... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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Olive was given a hanging photoclip mobile (box pictured below) for christmas from her Grandparents and I decided to do something a bit different with it for now. So instead of hanging photos I found a really cute tutorial for a mobile made out of felt clouds and hot air... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2013 at Little Cottontail Crafts
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How sweet are these vintage alphabet flash cards! You can buy a printable version of these for under $10 from a shop on Etsy called Uncommon ARTicles. Once you purchase these the seller sends you the images in JPEG format to your email and you can print them off as... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2012 at Little Cottontail Crafts