Cards & wrap


Homemade Christmas Fun

At the chilly end of the year, indoor activities come into their own and are a great way of keeping the kids busy during the holidays. Donning an apron and heading for the warmth of the kitchen might appeal, or making Christmas cards, decorations or presents; there are plenty of Christmas craft activities to choose from.

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Preparing for Advent

advent blocksHalf-term coming to an end means that Christmas isn’t too far away. You may not have started your Christmas shopping yet…or perhaps you’ve already finished? Apart from the presents, here are a few of our favourite things to bear in mind with the start of Advent just a month away!

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Christmas Wrapping Ideas

vintage gift bagEveryone takes a different approach to their Christmas shopping; some have it done and dusted by late summer, whilst others are accustomed to the scrum that is the high street on Christmas Eve. Whenever you get round to it, it helps to be stocked up with wrapping ideas. Here are a few tips to help you…erm…present your presents this year.

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How to Wrap Presents Beautifully

Whatever you’re wrapping, from scooters and train sets to dolls houses and skipping ropes, here are some fun and playful ways to wrap your presents. Spend some time being a little creative with your wrapping and you’ll be surprised at how fun and easy it is. 

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Invitation Inspiration

Children love receiving party invitations, and the way in which you choose to extend the invite will say a lot about the party you are planning. The more original the invitation, the better, so we thought we’d lend a helping hand with 10 top ideas...

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