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June 9, 2013

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A Felt Food Feast by Bees Felt Market

Handmade in Dallas, Texas, the felt food items from Bees Felt Market by Heidi Marie are created with only the best intentions in mind. The felt used to create the ”play” food is made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic bottles (thus preventing hundreds of plastic bottles from filling landfills) whereas any items requiring stuffing are […]

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February 15, 2013

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Drumsticks robots

A side project of japan’s noah sound studio, the ‘mokuseiderz‘ are warrior figurines handmade from broken drumsticks. These robot-like toys are the latest product thought up as a way to recycle wast from over-enthusiastic drummers, with pens and keychains also available from the miidori website. via designboom.com

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February 13, 2013

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DIY “i spy” bottle

If your kids like to collect every kind of little toys and figures and other tiny trinkets you might enjoy creating this lovely “i spy” bottle together. It is not only cool but also will keep all the tiny stuff in one place! via armelleblog.com photo by Caroline Armelle Drake

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December 19, 2012

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Cute wool alphabet DIY

Kids love it when we create something for them orwith them. This cute wool alphabet is also educational! read how to make it here: ohhappyday.com

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December 18, 2012

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Modern gingerbread house

We all love gingerbread houses. This one is more modern than traditional. Just try not to eat it while cooking. The detailed instruction with template waits for you here – ohhappyday.com.     Photos by Alexis Birkmeyer

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December 17, 2012

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Cool houses for birdies

Some pretty cool-looking birdhouse ‘cities’ have sprouted up in the London boroughs of Chelsea and Islington as part of the Secret Garden Project by UP Projects, an organization that organizes public art projects. The aim of Spontaneous City in the Tree of Heaven is to promote biodiversity in urban green spaces. I think it’s a […]

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November 29, 2012

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Christmas Countdown

If you’re still thinking about making your child an advent calendar this year, our advice is GO AHEAD!

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November 26, 2012

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3D is better than your pictures

3D printers – it’s a word that offers glimpses into the future that seems so far, and yet is so close. The technology, which allows you to replicate 3D objects the same way you make a photo copy, has been around for a couple years now, but, for the most part, has been far too […]

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November 15, 2012

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Kiki & Coco in Paris

Kiki is the daughter of a photographer Stephanie Rausser (www.StephanieRausser.com). Coco is a doll, sewed by designer Jess Brown (www.jessbrowndesign.com). Together they are posing for a photo book Kiki & Coco in Paris (48 pages, Cameron+Company). Via circus magazine

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November 5, 2012

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Alicia Keys presents kids app for iPad

Now that she’s a mom, Alicia Keys knows that books, music and art have the makings of cool kids’ play — especially in the digital world. That’s why the singer and songwriter launched a new animated children’s app, The Journals of Mama Mae and LeeLee ($4) for the iPad, iPhone and iTouch. “Right around the time I had Egypt, I realized I […]

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