So, February’s goodies made, it’s time for March’s fun! For March the subject is jewellery, and it’s fun all the way!! As well as learning some stuff at home, I’m going to be doing some sessions with the lovely Stella at Navajo Beading (www.navajo-beading.net) to learn some beading skills. So, watch this space for some… Continue reading March’s Fun!
So the last of the kits to be done in February was also from Aromantic (www.aromantic.co.uk), and is for Natural Clay Face Masks. Face masks will contain different ingredients depending on the skin type and purpose for which they are used. You may have spots or bad circulation in the skin, or your skin type… Continue reading Fancy Face Masks!
Massage oil is not always easy to use – getting the amount right’s not easy, you can spill it and make a mess. These massage bars from Aromantic (www.aromantic.co.uk) melt easily in your hands so you can use just the right amount, no waste, no mess. They also make great gifts for friends and family.… Continue reading Massage Bars Galore!
So, the latest thing I’ve made is the Aromantic Starter Pack for Natural Lip Balms. These are fairly easy to make, and the ingredients help your lips by giving the extra protection from the effects of the sun, wind, dry air, bacteria and salty foods they are sensitive to, without having to be repeatedly applied,… Continue reading Lip Balms for Lovely Lips!
Hello again! It’s been a busy week trying to catch up with February’s projects!! Nearly all done now though…. Here’s the next, a soap-making craft kit from House of Crafts – lovely and smelly! Donna x Soap Making Ingredients: Soap Compound, Soap Colours, Fragrance Equipment: Moulds, Pipette, Saucepans, Spoon, Hob Method: NB Before you start,… Continue reading Smelly Soap!
Hi everyone!! Just a quick note to let you know the exciting news that my letter has been printed as the Star Letter in this month’s Craft Beautiful magazine!! I wrote about my 2012 project, and it not only got published, it’s been picked as the Star Letter, getting some lovely goodies that will come… Continue reading Wow! I’ve won star prize!!
So to continue with February’s theme, my next personal grooming product I’ve made is a strawberry lip gloss, also from a kit from The Soap Kitchen (www.thesoapkitchen.co.uk). It’s one of their kids’ activity packs, and comes with the following instructions: Funky Strawberry Lip Gloss This is such a simple product to make and it really… Continue reading More Cosmetics – Strawberry Lip Gloss!
So, just to make something a bit different (yeah, right – me and chocolate is really something different!!), when invited for dinner at my crafty buddy Karen’s house I decided to make a yummy Death by Chocolate cake for pudding! So, here’s the recipe and some pictures along the way (nb Mine is a double-layered… Continue reading Death by Chocolate