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Wooden bead toys & games

You don't need to spend a lot of money on toys or games for your kids.  They can easily make their own, using simple materials like: wooden beads wire or pipe cleaners cardboard, cardboard tubes, or boxes wool/yarn, cord or rope Using wooden beads in your toys or games is a great way for kids… Continue reading Wooden bead toys & games

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20 nifty necklaces for kids

You don't have to spend a lot of money on jewellery for kids - just make your own!  Threading bits and pieces onto necklaces is also great for strengthening fine motor skills. These nifty necklaces are made from: wool/yarn, ribbon, cord, string dyed pasta puzzle pieces felt recycled cardboard and foil scrap paper rocks and… Continue reading 20 nifty necklaces for kids

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Creating with clay

Creating with clay is a wonderful sensory experience and strengthens fine motor skills, as kids squeeze it, squash, it, roll it and mould it with their hands.  Air dry clay is easy to work with and dries naturally - no need to bake in the oven! You can create things with clay by adding natural… Continue reading Creating with clay

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Beautiful bead crafts for kids

In today's blog post we are sharing some of our favourite wooden bead crafts for kids. These are great activities for kids to express their own unique creativity and style by painting and decorating the beads, then putting them together to make a range of gorgeous jewellery and accessories, including necklaces, bracelets, key chains, fairies… Continue reading Beautiful bead crafts for kids