Wednesday, 7 November 2012

Corny Cracker Jokes for Your Home Made Crackers!

We know that you like to make your own crackers and fill them with your own personalised gifts.  So, in addition to our huge range of cracker making supplies, we have now added a selection of cracker jokes for you to use.

When you look at these, please remember that they are meant to be corny!

Why not share your jokes with us and we can add them to the list - just email us at and we will get them added to our website too. We will blame you, so make sure you include your name!

Sunday, 4 November 2012

Ivory Cracker Barrels - Back in Stock

Our ivory cracker barrels are great for weddings, parties and Christmas too.

Available in two sizes, standard and mini - you can choose from packs of 12, 24 or bulk packs of 100.

Fill your own and make your own DIY crackers.

Saturday, 27 October 2012

Friday, 26 October 2012

NEW - Jumbo Styrofoam and Polystyrene Craft Shapes

We have some great new jumbo and giant styrofoam or polystrene shapes for craft projects.

Massive 500mm wide balls and giant 800mm tall cones - great for Christmas crafts and much more.

Thursday, 25 October 2012

Jingle Bells For Crafts

Our range of bells for crafts is now even bigger! Bells are ideal for adding some sparkle to kids crafts.

We have lots of new colours and different pack sizes, standard jingle bells and liberty bells too.

Mini jingle bells and jumbo jingle bells - in fact it's jingle all the way at the littlecraftybugs company!

Friday, 12 October 2012

Pink Crackers for DIY Crafts

Something different again and exclusive to us - pink cracker barrels.

Great for princess parties, weddings and pink Christmas tables....

Available in two sizes - standard and mini and different pack sizes too.

Something for all your cracker making needs.

What will you use yours for - let us know....

Tuesday, 9 October 2012

Trick or Treat Sweet Trees for Halloween

Are you looking for inspiration to make Halloween sweet trees?

If so, why not take a look at our trick or treat sweet tree idea, great as a gift or as a centrepiece for a party.

Your kids or grand children will love to help you make them too...

Add sweets and novelties for a spooky sweet tree with a crafty Halloween difference.

Friday, 5 October 2012

Halloween Rubber Ducks

Have you seen our terrific range of Halloween themed mini rubber ducks?

Great for party bags, fun gifts and party decorations too.

Terrific choice of designs and pack sizes for all occassions and activities.

Saturday, 15 September 2012

Halloween Crafts for Kids

That spooky old time of year is approaching once again and many of us are now turning our attention to ghosts, witches, and bats.

Once again we have a huge selection of ready packed children's craft kits for groups of all sizes and a bumper range of kids Halloween craft supplies too - perfect for home crafting and groups of all numbers, ages and abilities. 

Watch out for the spiders.........

Friday, 7 September 2012

How to Make Sweet Trees

Luxurious princess themed sweet tree with a hidden jingle!

These trees are made from purple and silver wrapped sweets with lots of purple and silver craft embellishments for a really luxurious feel.

They have a hidden jingle, resulting from the addition of bells that jingle with any vibration.

Thursday, 6 September 2012

Wednesday, 5 September 2012

Cracker Making Ideas Wanted

Do You Have Any Cracker Making Ideas?

Have you got any ideas that you would like us to try out with our new plain coloured cracker barrels?

If so, please let us know and we'll give some of them a go and display them here and on our website.

You can email us with your suggestions at - we'd love to hear from you.

How to Make Sweet Trees

Are you looking for sweet tree making ideas?

If so, you are sure to find our new information page on sweet tree making helpful.  As always, we have added a crafty twist to these.

Why not take a look at our sweet tree making ideas today for sweet tree making inspiration and all your sweet tree making supplies?

Don't forget your sweet tree supplies (otherwise known as candy tree supplies) either?

Monday, 30 July 2012

Christmas Card Making Kits Sale

Christmas card making kit for 200 cards - SAVE 60%

These complete kits are great value - SAVE 60% on a pack to make 200 cards, also save 40% for 100 and 20% for 60.

We know it's early and the sun's out (well it is in Dorset anyway!) but we also know that many of our customers do plan well in advance for Christmas.

Great value for kids and adults alike.

Saturday, 14 July 2012

Calendar Pads for Crafts - Now in Stock

As in previous years, we are pleased to offer these calendar pads in packs of 10, 25 (30 if without covers), 50, 100 and now also in bulk packs of 500.

They are offered with or without a cover.  We also sell an A4 card calendar too.

We promised that we would let you know as soon as we had them and here they are!

January 2014 - We have calendar pads all year, every year! :)

Friday, 1 June 2012

Styrofoam or Polystyrene Shapes for Craft Projects

Have you seen our bumper range of polystyrene shapes, many exclusive to us in the UK?

The new items this week include owls, boats, bunnies, stars and much more too.

Why not take a look at our styrofoam range today?

Monday, 14 May 2012

Mini Rubber Ducks for Kids Party Bags

We have added lots more of our mini rubber ducks to our shops this week, including these Space Explorer themed ducks.

Great for novelty gifts and perfect for kids party bags.

Sunday, 6 May 2012

Friday, 4 May 2012

Pretty Tiara Making Craft Kit for 6 Kids - Foiled & Gem Embellished Stickers

These tiara kits are available in either pink or purple, each including everthing needed for a six tiaras.

A great alternative to crown making at princess craft activities - also ideal for a Queens Jubilee craft session too....

Frog on a Lily Pad Box Making Craft Kit for Kids

Frog on a Lily Pad Box Decorating Kit

This is great for a group craft activity and is something very different.....

Each kit will make 12 boxes.

... Terrific children's craft idea.

Monday, 30 April 2012

Pink Pirate Craft Projects for Girls

Are you looking for a pirate themed craft activity for girls at your children's group craft session or kids craft party?

If so, you will love our new pink pirate box painting and decorating kit.

Sunday, 29 April 2012

Large Coloured Paper Bags - Great for Kids Crafts

We are delighted to offer this new range of bright coloured paper bags to support our existing range of bags.

They are perfect for using either as children's party bags or as the base for kids craft activities.

They are available in a lovely selection of colours, suitable for all of your needs.

Thursday, 26 April 2012

Crown Making Craft Ideas for Kids

Children love crown making craft activities - they are a great idea for group crafts and also as a party craft project.

The crowns can be made as inexpensively or as lavishly as your budget allows. Perhaps the best thing about them is that they are completely freestyle and kids can get really creative.

We have an extensive supply of children's crown making components and craft supplies to suit all budgets, all ages and groups of all sizes.

Our crown making ideas for kids have been developed to give you some craft inspiration. However, if you are still uninspired, we also offer an extensive selection of children's craft kits including pre-packed crown making kits.

Wednesday, 18 April 2012

Sunshine Rocker Crafty Bugs - Children's Summer Craft Kit

Sunshine Rocker Bugs - New & Exclusive Kids Summer Craft Kit
This children's craft kit will make sunshine crafty rocker bugs, which are perfect for a kids summer or sunshine themed craft session.
These bugs will rock when assembled, in the style of a rocking horse.
They are great as a general craft, to make as gifts and also to make as name/place cards for craft parties and other gatherings.
Available as packs of six, thirty or 100 for kids craft groups of all sizes.
You could embellish them with fel tip pens (gel pens on darker backgrounds), sequins, glitter glue, stickers and almost anything else from your craft box.
Brought to you by littlecraftybugs, the home of kids crafts.

Sunday, 15 April 2012

Card Fan Shapes for Kids Craft Activities

These card fan shapes are great for kids oriental themed craft projects, making magnets, adding to cards and much more.
Supplied in either a pretty mix, bright mix or plain white.
What will you do with yours?
Why not add jewels, glitter, feathers and mini pom poms?

Saturday, 14 April 2012

Fairy Cake Cases - Great New Range

Great Range Of Fun Fairy Cake Cases

We love this range of cake cases as they are standard
"fairy cake" size - just like Mum used to use!

These are not the outsized cake cases used for cup cakes,
they are what we would call a "traditional" size.

45mm across the base so will fit your standard cake tins

Pack of 72, all in identical design.

Saturday, 31 March 2012

Design Your Own Bunting Sets

Bunting Craft Sets - Design Your Own

Are you looking to make & decorate bunting for your Diamond Jubilee or Olympics 2012 craft events?

If so, we have a great range in our shops, why not take a look today?

Thursday, 22 March 2012

Children's Patriotic Craft Kits and Supplies

Are you looking for patriotic craft supplies for kids?

If so, you'l find that our range of children's patriotic craft supplies is great for Diamond Jubilee themed crafts and Olympics themed craft activities too.

We have a great selection, many exclusive to us.Why not take a look today?

Saturday, 10 March 2012

White Card Cones for Kids Crafts & Parties

These plain white card cones have 1000s of different uses for craft projects and parties.

The packs contain 20 cones ready for decoration. Also includes 20 card handles....

Available in other designs and pack quantities.

Thursday, 8 March 2012

Paper Mache Painting Craft Idea for Kids

Our Latest Children's Craft Idea

~ How to Make a Buzzy Bee Paper Mache Flower Pot ~

Are you looking for spring or summer themed craft ideas for groups of children?

If so, you may find this paper mache painting craft project ideal.

It's so verstaile for children's craft sessions and can be adapted to many different kids craft themes.

Just one of many children's craft ideas that you will find on our website.

Sunday, 4 March 2012

Free Pack of Kids Craft Stickers with Every £20 Spend This Week

Yes, for every £20 you spend on goods in any of our shops this week, we will send you a
free pack of 12 cutie Easter stickers. Normally £2.99 per pack. So, for example, if you spend
£60 you will receive three packs free.

Perfect for kids to use in both home and group craft sessions. Also ideal for adult crafters too.

Why not add them to party bags or as part of your Easter egg hunt?

Please quote promotional code "STICE" when prompted during checkout. Expires at
midnight on Friday 9th March 2012. The discount cannot be applied retrospectively nor combined with any other offer.

Saturday, 25 February 2012

Are You Looking for Easter Bonnet Making Ideas for Kids?

Easter Bonnet Making Ideas for Children

Are you looking for Easter bonnet making ideas for kids?

If so, we hope that you will find our childrens Easter bonnet craft inspiration pages helpful.

Why not take a look at our Easter bunny bonnet idea? It's something really different and sure to be a hit at the Easter bonnet parade. Or perhaps try one of our Easter Bunny Visor Kits?

Novelties for Fillable Plastic Easter Eggs

Easter Egg Fillers

Have you seen our mini Easter rubber duckies? They are perfect for adding to your plastic

They are great to use for your Easter egg hunts and make a great alternative to chocolates!

Our self-inking stampers are also a perfect size for our two-part plastic eggs, why
not add a few of these too?

Heart Suncatchers Craft for Kids

Special Offer for Mother's Day - SAVE 50%

This pack of twelve heart shaped suncatchers would be great for Mother's Day and currently 50% off our normal price.

This is a very limited offer and cannot be repeated when sold out.

Tuesday, 21 February 2012

Buying Pom Poms for Kids Easter Bunny Crafts

How to Make Pom Pom Easter Bunnies

Pom pom Easter bunnies must be one of the most popular kids Easter crafts.

However, making sure that you have the right sized pom poms to make these can cause a problem.

We hope that you will find our Easter pom pom bunny page inspirational and helpful in making your choices.

St. Patrick's Day Crafts for Childen

Don't Forget St. Patrick's Day on 17th March

It's a busy craft time of the year for kids with so many special dates in early Spring.

Why not take a look at our children's St. Patrick's Day themed crafts for kids today?

Saturday, 18 February 2012

Gummed Paper for Kids Craft Projects

Have you seen our range of gummed paper for children's art and craft projects?

We know that it is becoming increasingly hard to source but we are delighted to offer three mixed packs in different paper sizes.

Why not take a look at our range today?

Paper Mache Easter Eggs for Crafts

Back in Stock - Paper Mache Easter Eggs

Just in time for your Easter craft projects we now have paper mache eggs back in stock.

Why not take a look at our Easter Paper Mache shapes too? Bunnies, Chicks, Eggs and more...

Thursday, 16 February 2012

Mother's Day Craft Idea - Pretty Trinket Box

This little trinket box will make a lovely Mother's Day gift and is ideal for slightly older kids to make.

The completed box could be filled with wrapped sweets or perhaps a little hand made gift for Mum.

Why not take a look at our Mother's Day craft ideas today, including this trinket box?

Monday, 13 February 2012

Hollow Plastic Easter Eggs for Egg Hunts

Two Part Plastic Easter Eggs for Kids

For Easter 2012 we have significantly extended our bumper range of two-part plastic Easter eggs and associated supplies.

We now probably offer the widest range in UK - if we don't sell them, you are unlikely to source them anywhere else!

The eggs are offered in all colours, designs and sizes - packs range from six eggs to 1000 eggs. A plastic egg for every egg hunt.

Kids will love our two part carrot eggs - they are a great alternative to standard egg shapes and hold longer packs of sweets too!

Don't forget that we also sell a huge range of baskets, mini pails, banners and novelty egg fillers too.

Wednesday, 8 February 2012

Mother's Day Craft Ideas for Kids

We are delighted to be offering our Mother's Day lavender bag kits again this year, they are lovely for kids to make and to give to Mum and other close female relatives on Mother's Day.

This kit will make 24 lavender bags and is just part of our extensive range of Mother's Day craft kits and supplies for kids. No matter how many kids you are catering for in your craft session, we will have a craft kit to meet your needs.

Why not take a look at our range today? Mother's Day is fast approaching!

Thursday, 2 February 2012

Paper Plate Craft Ideas for Kids

Paper Plate Craft Ideas for Kids

Paper plates aren't just for party food, they're also great to use as the base for many different children's craft projects too.

Blue plates are great for sea themed crafts, brown ones for reindeer crafts, white ones for Easter bunny crafts..... The list goes on.

We have created a page on our website with paper plate craft ideas for kids, which we hope will help you and give you some inspiration. Why not take a look today?

Sunday, 29 January 2012

Bumper Packs of 1000 Two Part Plastic Easter Eggs

Bulk Two Part Plastic Egg Packs

We sell a huge range of two part plastic eggs every year - they are really popular for home and corporate Easter egg hunts alike.

This year, following many requests, we have introduced a money saving pack of 1000 plastic eggs for large corporate and other group egg hunts....

They are great value and show a bumper saving on our standard and bulk egg packs.

Mini Rubber Ducks for Party Bags

New Mini Rubber Ducks

We have some great new mini rubber ducks on our shop this week - great for party bags, fun novelty gifts and also just to bring a smile to someone's face.

Lots of Easter rubber ducks, kids rubber ducks and rubber ducks for men and women too.

Why not take a look at our range today?

Tuesday, 17 January 2012

How to Make Simple Streamer Wands - Kids Craft Idea

These streamer wands are a great craft idea as part of a children's general craft session. They have so many uses and can be adapted in many, many different ways.

Girls will love to make them as a fairy wand or princess wand craft project. They can be used as cheerleader wands, being made in patriotic colours or team colours for both boys and girls.

They are also perfect as a party craft, because they are simple to complete but very effective. The children will also have something to take home with them.

Why not take a look at our latest information page on streamer wand making for children today?

Wednesday, 11 January 2012

Huge Craft Kit Savings for Kids

New Lower Prices - Substantial Savings on Crafty Bugs Kits

Due to the huge popularity of our unique crafty bug pom pom kits, we have been able to secure savings for the components that we are delighted to pass onto our customers.

As an indication of the bumper savings now available, our teddy bear crafty bugs kits were £4.07 for a pack of six, £13.27 for a pack of 30 and £38.81 for a pack of 100. They are now £2.59, £9.94 and £27.18 respectively.

Similarly, our horse crafty bugs were £4.07 for six, £16.33 for 30 and £40.84 for 100 - now £3.11, £12.10 and £33.18.

These are bumper savings and are replicated throughout our huge crafty bug range. You may not have seen our range, which includes Valentine's Day bugs, Easter bugs, princess bugs, pirate bugs, dinosaur bugs and even Olympic themed bugs. Why not take a look today?

The savings are not temporary - these bugs are now available at these substantially lower prices long term!

Sunday, 8 January 2012

Valentine's Day Craft Kits & Supplies for Kids

Have you seen our extensive range of craft supplies for St Valentine's Day themed craft projects?

In our shop we have many Valentine's Day craft kits and supplies for children's home and group craft sessions.

If you are one of our adult craft shoppers, we also have a great range for you too in our adults craft shop at

Why not take a look at our ranges for kids today?