Sachiyo Ishii starts by showing you how to make the basic calendar, and then provides easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions and templates for 24 tiny felt toys to place in the pockets
Author: Sachiyo Ishii
Publisher: Search Press(UK)
Start a new family tradition and sew your own felt advent calendar, with 24 cute and festive little toys Advent calendars come in many different forms and sizes. This year, give your countdown to Christmas a personal touch by making your own calendar, filled with an array of festive felt figures! Start by learning how to make the basic calendar, then follow the simple step-by-step instructions inside to make your 24 tiny toys to peak out of its pockets! With just a few pieces of felt, stuffing, thread and ribbons, and only four basic stitches required, the toys take little time to make, are inexpensive and a great way to use up scraps of spare material. From holiday favourites like Santa and Rudolph to a scarfed squirrel and snuggly bear, there's a merry companion for all your little ones (and for young-at-heart adults too!). Guidance on the essentials tools and materials you need are included at the beginning of the book, and templates are provided for all of the basic calendar pieces and toys, allowing you to dive straight into making your Yuletide-timeline in no time at all. Proudly display your handiwork and start a new tradition in your home today, in the much-loved style of mini-crafter Sachiyo Ishii.
A joke? Make your own Advent calendar and every year fill it with special
messages, a little poem or small treats. You will need: 12 pieces of felt in
assorted colours, each measuring 23 x 23 cm Star template Needle and
embroidery thread Pelt ...
Author: Margarita Woodley
Publisher: Random House
Crafting has never been more popular and Maggy Woodley, the creative force behind Red Ted, is passionate about making things with her children, Max, four, and Pippa, two. Using recycled materials and bits and bobs collected when out and about, here are over 60 utterly irresistible things to make with your kids. From adorable peanut shell finger puppets to walnut babies, loo roll marionettes and egg carton fairy lights, fabric mache bowls, stick men and shell crabs, stone people, and many more, these are projects for all the family to have fun with. And what's more, the end results are so cute and desirable that they look great around the home, or make wonderfully unique and personal gifts. With a funky, modern design and vibrant full colour photography throughout, this is a must-have addition to every young family's bookshelf.
By the time you have finished reading this book, I hope to have inspired you to
feel more festive than ever, with your home ... your own tealight holders and
scented decorations, and from beauty treatments to Sewing your own advent
Author: Tanya Burr Limited
Publisher: Bonnier Publishing Ltd.
A beautiful celebration of Christmas from bestselling author Tanya Burr, crammed with festive recipes and craft projects. 'My wish for you all is to have the most wonderful Christmas imaginable and I hope this book becomes your go-to read for festive inspiration, not just for this Christmas but for all those magical ones to come. Love, Tanya x' Tanya's Christmas is a pure celebration of the season. Within its pages, Tanya Burr shares everything you need to make the most of Christmas. From finding the perfect gift, decorating your home and hosting a party to remember, to cooking roast turkey with all the trimmings, baking indulgent festive treats and her own hair and make-up tips. Presented as a countdown to the main event and into the new year, this beautiful book has over 50 sumptuous recipes and thoughtful craft projects. At every step, bestselling author Tanya suggests easy ways for you, your family and friends to create special memories together that will last a lifetime.
You can make your own advent calendar with individual pockets to hold treats for
each day until Christmas . * 10 12 14 16 18 YOU WILL NEED Different colored
felt material Fabric glue Needle and thread Colored yarn A long wooden pole 20
Publisher: Grolier Academic Reference
Describes the festivals of this European country showing how the celebrations with their songs, foods, and activities express the customs and beliefs of the people.
... sose/science arts Making Lists Cloze Position Colour by Number Recognising
strengths and weaknesses Sewing Christmas tree Word search Advent Calendar
Ordinals Family needs and wants Popstick Christmas tree evaluation resources ...
Author: Diana Bickford
Publisher: Ready-Ed Publications
'A Friend Indeed', 'Think Before You Act' and 'Dreams Really Can Come True' are three delightful plays for children to perform in front of large audiences. Production notes accompany each play to help teachers make decisions about costumes, props and stage sets. The plays incorporate popular songs and humour and have been cleverly written to teach children important values and to allow for maximum participation. Curriculum linked activities are connected to each play which are practical, fun and cover a number of learning areas. Perfect Plays for Primary Students gives children the opportunity to develop a love and understanding of performance and develop the skills needed to participate in a school production. Includes photocopiable material.
In each aisle, the shelves ranged in width from six inches to two feet, depending
on the items in their places. One entire ... Warren kept a small sewing supply,
which included cross-stitching patterns and extra thread, needlepoint, and
children's looms. Next to ... own advent calendars at Christmas, create-your-own
Halloween decorations, clay modeling, or other simple crafts that pleased
families. All along ...
Author: K. M. Vittetoe
In K. M. Vittetoe's breakout novel, Luisa copes with single motherhood when tragedy strikes. Luisa strives to reform her life while dealing with the secrets and addictions of her parents' past. Circumstances create a unique bond between Luisa and Warren, an older, reclusive neighbor. This episodic novel weaves three stories together: Luisa's tragic present, Warren's abusive past, and the heart-wrenching love story of Luisa's parents, Reeve, a Texas rancher's daughter, and Aurelio, a Mexican immigrant. Dreams, broken and fulfilled, connect the characters on a journey that begins in Denver and leads them toward the Mexican border.
Deck the Halls with 18 Sewing Projects • Quilts, Stockings, Decorations & More
Amanda Murphy. The holidays are a ... Making gifts for others with thread and
needle gives us time to reflect—to stop and enjoy our lives and the people in
them. In Modern Holiday you will find some projects that are specific to Christmas
, like the playful stockings (page 103) and the Advent calendar (page 95). You'll
also find ...
Author: Amanda Murphy
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
Dress up your home in something fresh for the holidays! These quilts and holiday decorations from designer/blogger Amanda Murphy take Christmas in a bright new direction that updates the traditional reds and greens with blues, pinks, and whites. 18 festive projects include 9 quilts and 9 home decorations: seasonal pillows, a tree skirt, advent calendar, Christmas stocking, and more. • Create modern looks with favorite blocks like Flying Geese, Dresden Plate, and Hexagon • Use all your skills: piecing, appliqué, and hand embellishment • Make many of the quilts for any season with a simple change of fabrics
Easy-to-follow instructions make this book a great place to start for beginners. With the projects divided into three skill levels, it’s a cinch to find one that’s just right for you.
Author: Brandy Nelson
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
Stitch in Style with Adorable, Easy Projects Make every day a crafting bonanza with this inspiring and helpful guidebook packed with 60 projects. These accessories, toys and decorations are as easy to create as they are fun to wear and display! Grab an adult to help you get started, then you’re off sewing adorable crafts you can personalize with your favorite colors and fabrics. Make cool stuff with your friends, such as hair and fashion accessories, and decorate your room your way with personalized pillows and throws. Become the most stylish kid at school with a homemade notebook cover and a pencil pouch. There are so many projects to choose from, such as: · Watermelon Tote · Happy Face Coasters · Animal Sleep Masks · Pom-Pom Throw · Unicorn Mane Scarf · and so much more! Easy-to-follow instructions make this book a great place to start for beginners. With the projects divided into three skill levels, it’s a cinch to find one that’s just right for you. Beginner projects use only hand stitching, intermediate ones combine hand stitching with easy machine sewing and advanced ones use only a machine. Filled with pictures, friendly advice and cutout templates, this will become your favorite activity book for playtime.
CONTENTS Parade into Christmas Tin soldiers and brass horns Make Your Own
Cards Marbleized and ribbon greetings Countdown to Christmas Advent
calendar Have a Merry, Beary Christmas Felt holly candle wreath, cinnamon
bears, and ...
Author: Better Homes and Gardens Books
Publisher: Better Homes & Gardens Books
Provides instructions for making Christmas cards, an Advent calendar, gift wrappings, a candy house and a variety of other holiday ornaments
STABI - A - CRAFT CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Add a touch of originality to the festive
season - if you can ' t find the right wrapping ... The countdown to Christmas Day
begins with a bright and bold Advent calendar and original ideas for making ...
Author: Book Sales, Inc. Staff
Publisher: Book Sales
Thirteen easy-to-make projects for Christmas.
Let the sparkle of decorations remind you to be His light in the world . Let your
advent calendar give you a Bible portion to live that day . Treat each other as you
would treat Jesus . Make your own stockings : Cut out little felt shapes of each ...
Author: Karen Dockrey
Publisher: Bethany House Pub
Imagine what the world would be like if every child felt cherished by his or her parents. And what if--as an outgrowth of that love--each child treated others with kindness? Now Karen Dockrey shows families how to achieve these goals, by approaching life as a team, teaching kids strategies for handling the good and bad of life, attacking problems with positiveness, and disciplining with consistency.
With imaginative, modern designs that give a new twist to these traditional decorations, this manual provides projects that make ideal adornments for special celebrations, the garden, and the home.
Author: Debbie Shore
Publisher: Search PressLtd
Building on the success of her previous book, Making Cushion Covers, Debbie Shore has turned her attention to bunting. Her imaginative, modern designs give a new twist to these traditional decorations, making them ideal for adorning special celebrations, your garden or your home. With 29 eye-catching projects to choose from, all accompanied by simple, easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step photographs, you are sure to find something in this book to excite and inspire you. Choose from romantic Valentine's bunting, festive advent calender bunting, fragrant lavender bag bunting, as well as Halloween bunting, felt bunting, frilly bunting, and lots more. All you need is a sewing machine and a basic sewing kit, and with all the basic techniques explained clearly at the beginning of the book, there is nothing to stop you getting going on a project straight away, even if you are a complete beginner.