Clever Craft Ideas

I found these clever craft ideas on Pinterest and had to share them, they are so ingenious. I’ve repinned a few here but you can see them all on my pin board.

 heart -> envelope

A really simple and clever way to make an envelope, a great one for kids as it’s so easy.

Embroider a trip on the map and frame
What a wonderful idea for remembering a special trip, maybe celebrating an event such as a
photo bookmarks!

I absolutely love this! what a fantastic idea. This would make a really great gift for Mother’s (or Father’s) Day, who wouldn’t want one of these?

 Cover a flat cookie sheet with fabric and you have a magnetic board. CLEVER! #crafts

A flat baking sheet covered in fabric becomes a magnetic notice board, the magnets have old earrings glued to them for an extra glamorous touch, create a board to match your room – fantastic!

Under the glass of the frames she laid strips of scrapbooking paper in them with circle punches and letter stickers. Voila, a weekly planner showing this week and next week, that I can write on with dry-wipe marker:

Create your own calendar with two frames filled with lines of pretty papers for each day of the week. Use a dry wipe pen to write on the glass then wipe off for the next 2 weeks. Genius!


My name is Caroline Sutton and I'm a wife and mother of 3 children, passionate about food, keeping me and my family healthy, gorgeous interiors and shopping! I have a degree in Biochemistry and Pharmacology and continue to be interested in the science behind diet and drugs. I also have a Diploma and City and Guilds in Interior Design and for the last 17 years have run a property company which develops, redevelops and manages rental properties: Sunlight Properties Ltd.

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