Get ready to sprinkle some magic into your festive season with these Personalised Bauble Ideas designed especially for your little ones!
Christmas is a time for crafting. In the run-up to the big event, there are so many things you can make, from advent calendars to Christmas tree decorations.
Christmas Eve Boxes have become incredibly popular in the last couple of years. They’ve become a bit of a tradition with parents and partners up and down the country lovingly filling boxes with small gifts to get the big day started early.
Nothing beats getting a good book for Christmas. Something that will have your head buried between the pages so that you won’t even be able to notice those long, dark winter nights outside because you’ll be engrossed in your latest read.
Are you looking for the perfect gifts that will keep kids entertained this Christmas? You might think that the best toys are going to cost a fortune.
Picture this. It’s Christmas day, and the family is gathered around unwrapping present after present. They get to your set of presents and start to peel back the paper gently.
Letters to Santa are definitely helpful when it's time to start stock-piling Christmas presents for the kids. But if you're planning to fill a stocking (or a pillowcase), coming up with ideas isn't always so easy.
We’re not telling you anything that you don’t already know when we say that buying Christmas toys is a minefield for parents, families and friends to navigate.
It’s official, the hunt for the perfect Christmas present is on. And if you’re an aunt, uncle, grandparent or just a family friend, that can mean only one thing… realising you don’t have any clue what they want.
Christmas is the most wonderful time of year. We’ve got the chestnuts roasting on an open fire, we’re rocking around the Christmas tree, and we’re generally wishing it really could be Christmas every day.
There are many things you may be as a parent - a nurse, full-time entertainer and part-time tantrum negotiator - but there’s one thing you definitely are not… A mind reader! So take the pressure off of this Christmas period by downloading our Christmas wish list.
So, you've just finished devouring Ali Hazelwood's captivating collection of Love, Theoretically novellas, and you're probably feeling a mix of emotions – a sense of fulfilment, a hint of lust, but most certainly a yearning for more of this heartwarming charm.
Hey there, fellow bookworms! So, you've decided to dive into the hilarious and heartwarming world created by none other than David Walliams.
If you're like us and you've gotten to the end of Too Late, your heart rate has settled, the tears you've shed have long since dried, and you're ready to move on - you're probably wondering what to read next.
Give yourself a literary treat and immerse yourself in Ali Hazelwood's back catalogue of books! With her captivating stories of romance and humour, Hazelwood's books promise exciting adventures alongside characters you'll instantly adore.
Imagine the perfect summer day of outdoor activities. Barbeque on, paddling pool full, and all the outdoor toys ready for a day of fun in the sun - but what is that? Rain? Typical!
The day has arrived; your child is dressed, shoes are polished, and they’re ready to go. No traffic on the roads, bliss, and they have a massive smile on their face as they enter school for the first time.
Let's be honest, it has probably been a while since you were at school, so it's not easy trying to remember exactly what you need, especially when the list seems to be constantly changing and never-ending.
Picture this. You’re out in town, strolling around the shops, you with a coffee in one hand, your little one with their pocket money ready to be spent in the other hand.
Here’s a conundrum. You’re a parent, it’s late in the afternoon, and you’re running on caffeine and chocolate digestives after a day of keeping the little one entertained. You just want some quiet time to recharge before dinner time - what do you do?
With a staycation, there’s no need to worry about packing or weight limits; you can ram your bags full with what really matters. Books!
Summer is here, and with the school summer holidays, every parent is probably feeling that pressure. The pressure of having to constantly come up with new ideas and ways to keep them entertained.
How do you say thank you to the one who taught you how to play cards or helped you through your first break-up, or even taught you to ride a bike? You probably can’t, but you can at least buy him a decent book that he’d enjoy.
Psst! We’ve got a secret for you. What your father would really love this Father’s Day is to spend a little bit of time with the person they love the most in the world - you!
Summers are made for easy reads. Think about it. When you’re sprawled out on a sun lounger on some far-flung sandy beach, you’ve usually got a book in hand that you’ve been devouring over the last couple of hours.
The sun is out, the days are getting longer, and it is starting to truly feel like summer. With that in mind, it is worth freshening up your kids' reading list with a few books that feel more summery.
Colleen Hoover has taken the literary world by storm with her series of contemporary romance novels. If (like us) you are one of her millions of fans, you’ve probably enjoyed one of her best books, ‘It Ends With Us’.
The phrase “Chick Lit” was popularly used in the 1990s and early 2000s to describe contemporary and popular fiction aimed at young women. Its quirky main characters, who were (more often than not) hopeless at romance, really struck a chord. And why wouldn’t it?
There is nothing like sinking your teeth into a brand new Crime Novel. The suspense, mystery and intrigue are unmatched by any other genre, especially when paired with a satisfying ending.
We have the perfect quick and easy craft for you! Find out how you can make this amazing cheetah mask at home.
Check out our simple tutorial for some inspiration on how you can decorate your own butterfly mask.
Colourful cushions made from squares of floral fabrics create a charming, country-cottage look.
Cook something up - This framed cross-stitch picture is so easy but will look impressive in your kitchen.
Fancy cushions are an excellent way to add a pop of colour and comfort to any room, but buying them from a shop can often come with a hefty price tag. Luckily, the solution is simple - make your own!
Looking to add a touch of personality to your kitchen or send a gift to a foodie friend? This framed cross-stitch picture is so easy to make. With just three simple steps, you can create a unique piece of kitchen decor that reflects a real passion for cooking.
The coronation is a very special occasion where King Charles III will be crowned as the new reigning monarch, taking over the role of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, who sadly passed away in September 2022.
Kids' social lives are hard to keep up with. It feels like almost every weekend, they’re being whisked around multiple birthday parties filled with cake, games and presents.
Check out our 10-step guide or watch our video to find out how to make your own Coronation bunting!
The coronation of Charles III and Camilla is almost here! We know lots of you will already be planning on celebrating over the weekend so why not be king for the day?
Check out our step-by-step instructions or watch our video to find out how to make your own Coronation invitations!
Spring is in the air, and the Easter holidays are just around the corner! This can be an exciting time to bond with your little ones and create memories that will last a lifetime.
Once upon a time, we all read our first book or even had our first book read to us. For many, that would start with the very hungry caterpillar, graduating to wizards, big-friendly-giants and adventures with between five and seven friends.
Being a crafter is great. You get to be super creative, you've got this incredible skill, and there are loads of mental health benefits. But the one thing crafting isn't always, is cheap.
Let's face facts. We live in the UK, so we're going to get the odd rainy day or two, and it's then likely we'll need some go-to indoor family activities to keep the kids entertained.
World Book Day is just around the corner, and for parents that means one thing...
Discover how to make your own lollipop finger puppets with this amazing printable. The perfect rainy day activity to do with kids.
The beauty of crafting is that you don’t have to break the bank to enjoy it. Sometimes cheaper is better, especially when times are tight, and you’re looking for quick and fun things to keep the kids entertained.
It’s no secret that keeping the kids entertained during the half-term is no easy thing and the pressure of doing fun and exciting activities can sometimes mean that you end up spending some serious £££’s.
The build-up to Christmas is half the fun of the holidays, and we all know the best way to track it is with an advent calendar! An advent calendar helps you count down the days and also rewards you with sweet treats and little gifts to get you in the Christmas spirit.
We know that one of the biggest challenges during Christmas is looking for Christmas cards that feel as fun to give as they are to receive. So, this year, instead of choosing generic cards that are shop-bought, stay at home, and have a go at creating your own!
Sending Christmas cards to friends, family, and co-workers has been a classic Christmas tradition for a long time, and all for good reason… it’s the perfect way to show them how much you care about them.
With Christmas just around the corner, time is running out to prepare for the big day. When you’re shopping for your loved ones, planning your food menu and juggling your holiday parties - decorating your home can easily fall through the cracks. This year, instead of spending your time running around the shops for decorations, have a go at making your own! Filling your own Christmas baubles is a great way to make your tree stand out and gets the family involved in a fun craft activity.
Did you know that us Brits send more greetings cards than any other country? We absolutely love to pop season’s greetings in the post or hand out to loved ones, with an average of one billion Christmas cards sold every single year!
As the anticipation builds for the most magical season of the year, there’s no better time to be organised and decide which of the top trending kids advent calendars you want to get your hands on – ready for when they’re available.
Often a busy time of year, reading to your children this holiday season presents the perfect opportunity to unwind and let yourself and your child be transported into a wintery wonderland full of adventure and love. With so many incredible stories to choose from, finding the perfect read for your little ones can be tricky, so here are our top 10 Classic Christmas books for kids that are sure to have your home bursting with festive cheer.
A good Christmas book for kids can be a lifesaver. It can keep them occupied while you enjoy a nice mulled wine and make choosing a bedtime story a little bit easier. But more importantly, your kids will love them because they are fun, silly, beautifully illustrated and packed full of Christmas cheer.
The cold, wintery evenings make it the ideal time to stay at home and get cosy with a cup of tea, break out a soft blanket, and dive deep into a new book. While there's no shortage of great books that will see you through the winter months, we find that the winter weather puts us in the perfect mood to enjoy a well-loved classic
As much as we love Summer, for us book lovers, finding the time during the summer months to entrench ourselves in the pages of a good book can be challenging. But Winter! Now there's the time to dive into a good book.
With Summer well and truly behind us, we are fast approaching the time of year most want to hibernate and dive deep into the comfort and warmth of a good book. With so many options to choose from, knowing what to read to see you through these long nights can be tricky, so to help you out, we've compiled a list of our favourite fireplace reads of 2022
On a cold, grey winter afternoon, there are not many things as comforting as curling up on the sofa with a book, a blanket, and a nice hot drink. But which books are the best to read at this time of the year? For us, it's all to do with what gets us into the Christmas spirit or helps us soak up the seasonal atmosphere.
As gifting season quickly approaches, The Works is here to remind you that a thoughtful book might be the best and most-loved gift of all, this Christmas. The UK’s family-friendly retailer has hand selected its most in demand and top trending must-have books – perfect for the literature lovers or little bookworms in your life!
Christmas is just around the corner which means it’s time to get the board games out for some festive family competition. Let us set the scene: you have unwrapped the presents, enjoyed a huge feast, watched a festive movie and now Nana is falling asleep in the corner, sound familiar?
There’s no time like Christmas to show your parents just how much they mean to you with some fun and thoughtful gifts. You may be racking your brain trying to come up with the perfect present to gift these truly special people – but fear not as the UK’s leading family-friendly retailer, The Works, has done all the searching for you.
The sound of jingle bells is just around the corner and that means one thing…it’s time to start Christmas shopping for your little ones! Choosing the most joy-inducing Christmas gifts for your kids isn’t always easy. Get it wrong, and you’ll soon know about it. Most children have yet to learn the socially necessary art of hiding disappointment so if they hate your gift, it will be painfully obvious.
Sometimes Secret Santa can feel like an impossible task. Buying a gift for someone that you don't properly know isn't the easiest thing. So you usually play it a bit safe. But what if you didn't? What if you got them something they really wanted, like a good book?
You can do hundreds of things with your children to get into the Christmas spirit. But there isn't anything quite as magical as reading Christmas stories. And nothing says Christmas more than filling the house with laughter and joy. That's why we've pulled together a list of the funniest Christmas books for kids. So get yourself curled up on the couch and get ready for a few belly laughs together as a family.
The upcoming dark evenings call for one thing- an equally dark and eerie thriller to get your heart racing. Prepare to raise your body temperature this wintertime with a thriller book that is sure to have you double-checking whether you remembered to lock your front door. We've compiled a list of the best thrillers to read this Winter so you can discover a few new favourites to read. So grab your blanket, settle and get ready for some twists and turns.
It's no secret that wintertime is the ideal season to curl up with a blanket, a hot chocolate and a great mystery book. Whilst the rain and snowfall are heavy outside, you can keep your body warm with a heart-pounding, nerve-jangling mystery.
With the cold winter weather just around the corner, it really tis' the season to get cosy around the fire with a steamy romance book. That's why we've created a list of our favourite Christmas Romance books. So if this holiday season you're looking for a bit of passion, sexual tension and the odd kiss under the mistletoe - you'll at least be able to get it from this collection of books.
When Christmas day comes around, there’s nothing like sitting around a well-decorated tree. While you might be tempted to fetch the same ornaments out of the attic year after year, why not be a little more creative this year?
If you’re anything like us, there’s just something about the festive season that makes you want to transform your home with lots of decorations, lights, and, most importantly - the Christmas tree. But making your home into a festive winter wonderland can put a big dent in your wallet if you’re shopping for ready-made decorations
With Christmas just around the corner, time is running out to prepare for the big day. When you’re shopping for your loved ones, planning your food menu and juggling your holiday parties - decorating your home can easily fall through the cracks.
Keeping them entertained isn’t always easy, but there’s one thing most kids love to do, and that’s craft. Crafting allows them to be creative, messy, silly, resourceful, and productive and can fill days of the holiday, meaning you can relax a little more and enjoy your summer too.
Getting kids to play outside is getting harder and harder. Studies show that they're spending half as much time playing outdoors as they did when we were the same age as them, which is a shame because there are so many benefits to playing outdoors.
Colleen Hoover (or COHO if you’re cool) might just be the most popular novelist on the planet at the minute. Thanks to a surge in popularity from the BookTook community, she has seen her novels become bestsellers and spawn a group of fans so dedicated that they’ve got their own facebook page and name – CoHorts.
Whether you're young or just young at heart, there's nothing better to do on a warm summer evening than playing some outdoor games.
The sun is out, evenings are longer, and in the distance, you can hear the faint sound of an ice-cream truck. All of this can mean only one thing – it's summer reads season at your book club.
Get excited to go back to school by colouring in this amazing image of our new friend Dex on his first day back at school!
If you have small children and babies, you’ll know that sometimes a family day out can be a bit of a challenge. From changing nappies and mopping up picnic spillages, to dealing with meltdowns because the snack box ran dry, one thing is certain - a day trip with your kids requires military organisation and preparation for almost anything
Pencil cases aren’t just something that keeps all your stationery in one place. They’re also a reflection of who you are. They give a way little bit about your personality – whether that’s what movies you’re into, what your favourite colour or even whether you’re a super organised person.
Get ready for the school year with our back to school checklist. Covering all bases from primary to secondary school, our guide will ensure you are prepared.
Calling all Harry Potter fans! Looking for the best quotes from the Wizarding World of Harry Potter? Look no further, we’ve compiled our list of the best quotes that capture the magic of both the book series and the films!
As the end of term fast approaches, parents and pupils will be looking out for gifts to show their teachers and teaching assistants just how much they appreciate them. Most kids will opt for a ‘thank you’ mug or maybe a box of chocolates. But the one’s that really care will make a homemade gifts.
Adventure books give us the perfect escape from everyday life. Simply opening an exciting new adventure book can transport you to the peak of Mount Everest, the bottom of the ocean or throw you back hundreds of years into the past. It’s that pure unrivalled escapism that makes adventure books so popular.
Whether you’re a dinosaur fanatic yourself or are just on the lookout for some fun dino facts to share with and impress your little ones, we’ve got 10 roarsome dinosaur facts that won’t leave you dino-snoring.
You can now relive all your favorite Nick and Charlie Heartstopper moments from both the graphic novels and the Netflix series in these amazing pintables.
There is nothing better than curling up with a gripping detective novel. Whether you’re in your PJs, commuting to work or laying by the pool - everyone enjoys putting on their detective gear, pulling out the magnifying glass and trying to discover exactly whodunnit.
Self-help books provide readers with brilliant advice, new life skills and increased self-belief. With all those benefits, it is no wonder they are so popular- selling millions of copies a year! ...
Whether your taste for adventure lies in battling alongside witches and elves or sailing the seven seas, there’s a story for everyone. That’s why we’ve pulled together a list of the 10 best adventure books, so you can quickly scan the page and pick out which one you want to read next.
Animal books are usually one of the first ways to introduce reading to your kids. That’s why it is so important to choose the right one. One that has that perfect balance of fun whilst still delivering important life lessons. That’s why we’ve pulled together a list of our favourite animal books for you and your little one. So settle down and take a look through the 10 best animal books for kids...
We’ve pulled together a list of the best autobiographies to read. So whether you want to learn more from a public figure, your favourite celebrity or just someone with a lot of life experience, then this list will have you covered.
A passion for reading can be built from an early age as the books that shape your childhood are likely to be remembered forever. Magic is unleashed from cover to cover when a book is opened! Reading when you’re young improves imagination, creativity and unlocks doors to places you’d never think of. Instil the love of reading into your little ones with our selection of the best children’s books
We all love a good laugh, don’t we? Whether it’s a funny anecdote, a clever turn of phrase or a joke that’s a bit close to the bone - laughter truly is the best medicine! That is why humour books are a great way to relax, unwind and let loose...
This year the Queen will be celebrating her Platinum Jubilee, that’s 70 years on the throne! We know lots of you will be hosting your own Jubilee street parties, so why not get creative and make some of your own decorations?
Thinking of hosting a street party in honor of the Queens Platinum Jubilee? You’ll need to send out invitations! Don’t worry we’ve got you covered with this super simple jubilee invitation tutorial.
Join Bethan from PrettyPaperByB and create your own gorgeous box frame artwork with a spring theme.
We've pulled together 14 of our favourite Mother’s Day card ideas for your little ones to create themselves.
We've pulled together 8 super simple tips on healthy eating from some of our favourite books on the subject.
We’ve created a list of the best books for people with anxiety. These are some of our favourite anxiety books that cover everything from tips from people who have lived it to self-help books that give you actionable coping techniques.
We've pulled together two of our cutest DIY Valentine's day card ideas for a little bit of inspiration. Follow the tutorial in our latest blog.
If you’ve not made Valentine’s gift before, don’t worry, we’ve compiled a list of 20 Easy DIY Valentine's gifts they'll love, so take a scroll through our ideas and start flexing those creative muscles.
Hey fellow crafter! Join Bethan (founder of Pretty In Paper By B), a world-leading craft influencer from Yorkshire and learn how to decorate a wooden love heart!
Make your own baby jumper with this amazing Hayfield Baby Bonus DK pattern.
Add that personal touch this Christmas with our 5 step guide to making Christmas Crackers. Read the full guide on The Works blog.
This year, you can make Christmas eve extra special with a handmade, personalised Christmas eve box for the kids. Just read our latest blog post to learn how.
The right wrapping paper can make all the difference. Discover how to make it, in our latest blog.
Sprinkle some extra festive magic onto your Christmas Crafts with the Nature’s Garden Gnomes Collection from Crafter's Companion!
Discover some of the best ideas for making your own advent calendars. Read the latest blog post for more details.
By creating a book advent calendar, you’ll create a little bit of excitement for Christmas and reading. Find out how in our latest post.
Building your own Christmas hamper is a perfect way to add a personal touch to this year's Christmas gift. Find out how in our latest post.
Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a DIY Christmas card that you’ve lovingly slaved over. Find some inspiration for your next one on The Works blog.
From heart felt and inspiring to laugh out loud hilarious we’ve got a list of 25 amazing quotes from the wonderful world of Walliams!
From advent to the nice list, all the way to getting your ZZZ's before Santa comes to visit, we've got everything you need for an amazing Christmas!
If you're looking for a super-easy craft project this Christmas, look no further than these rustic, classic-looking DIY clay tags.
Whether you’re celebrating a harvest festival, giving thanks or just marvelling at the splendour of the season, the Autumn Blessings Collection is perfect for creating seasonal cards.
If you’re looking for something fun to do with kids to get them in the Christmas spirit, then making Christmas cards with your kids is the perfect activity.
To honor our big birthday bash, we’re celebrating with retro revivals and turning back time to the early 80’s when our first store opened!
Who knew that combining sugar, cream and lemon could lead to something SO good?
Rhubarb and custard is an iconic flavour combination. Add these delicious flavours to a blondie traybake and it wins everyone’s favourite bake!
These cookies have a molten caramel centre that is absolutely incredible, along with a salted cookie dough.
Check out our list of our 21 favourite Jack Reacher quotes from Lee Child’s thrilling series and see if you can you remember which novel they came from?
Festival season is upon us and although we might still have to miss out on some of our original plans we can still have fun! Find everything you need to throw your own amazing garden festival!
Father’s day is fast approaching and we already know you’re dad deserves the best this Father’s day, but today, let’s just start with making sure he has the best Father’s day card!
Father’s day is almost here! Are you looking for something thoughtful and personal to make for your dad this Father’s day? Then a Father’s day scrapbook is the perfect way for you to show your dad just how much you care!
If you’re anything like us, then you’re still probably desperately trying to fill the ball gown shaped hole that Bridgerton series one has left in your life.
Keep reading to find out how to make this amazing two-tone scarf using our brand new yarn from Deramores.
Keep reading to find out how to make this amazing crochet blanket using our brand new yarn from Deramores.
Keep reading to find out how to make this amazing bean stitch cushion using our brand new yarn from Deramores.
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. With more time than ever to get creative why not try out some new crafts and make personalised gifts and cards for your loved ones?
From new hobbies to activities to take you out of your comfort zone we’ve got 21 brand new things for you to try in 2021!
If you’re feeling down, anxious, want to find some new ways to be more productive and mindful in your day to day life or just want to see the world through different lenses, then this list of our top 10 self-help books is perfect for you.
In this blog post we will show you how you can get started with pyrography and create your own masterpiece.
Raising a reader starts from day one, from reading to your tummy to storytime before bed reading is a lifelong journey. So whether you’ve just started on your learning to read journey or just need some extra ideas, we’ve got 24 of the best books to help you teach your child to not only read but to love reading.
If you’ve recently picked up a particularly hard puzzle, or, you’re looking for a new one then stick around, we’ve got brand new jigsaws you’re going to love and some top tips for completing them.
Looking for an easy at home craft? Find out how to make this colourful geometric jewellery box!
Welcome to our new blog! There are lots of fun things for you to enjoy and get involved with so stick around to find out more!
Get ready to fill your home with outrageous owls, marvellous monkeys and many more amazing animals.
Now it might not be the bank holiday or VE Day party you planned but you can still have fun and Mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day from home, with a stay at home ‘street party’.
Always wanted to be amazing at drawing but never knew where to start? Well, we've got 10 amazing drawing tutorials to help you become a pro illustrator in no time!
Looking for something crafty? We’ve got pegs, pom-poms and googly eyes so stay right here and discover how to make your very own peg pals in just 3 easy steps.
In this blog you’ll find lots of printable activities to keep you and the kids entertained while you’re at home.
We’ve teamed up with Laura and Tia from Little button Diaries to make these amazing Easter bonnets.
we’ve got you covered for valentine's day with this super easy personalised clay tag. which will add a personal touch to any gift the moment they receive it.
To us, Christmas means craft and any keen crafter will tell you that it’s never start too early to start your Christmas crafting.
If you’re reading this then you’ve found out about our amazing new helium balloons and want to know where you can get them!
If you’ve seen Toy Story 4 then this little guy needs no introduction, of course it’s Forky. And if you’re anything like us then you’ll be desperate to get your hands on one, but, if you want to stay authentic you’ll really be wanting to make your own.
Hey there paper craft fans, did you know we’ve joined forces with Crafter’s Companion?
We’ve got 20 memorable Game of Thrones quotes to look back on while we prepare ourselves for the end of season 8 and the end of GOT.
Whether this is your first exam season or your third, we can all use some revision tips now and again to help get us back on track.So whether you’re just starting to make a revision time table or you’re coming to the end and need a little extra support, we’ve got a tip for you.
From the ex presenter of the cult TV show Dirty Sanchez, Matt Pritchard, comes the BBC’s first ever vegan cookery programme, you can now find all his easy vegan recipes in this accompanying book.
What says thank you more than taking the time to make her a card? You know she misses you coming home from school with your latest paper creations for the fridge
if you’ve got a space that only a vegan sausage roll can fill then keep reading to find out how you can make your own in just 45 minutes.
Now we know your January blues might have already kicked in on January 1st, but don’t be fooled, the 21st is pegged as the most miserable day of the year for a reason. So you’ll still need to be prepared.
The Elf on the Shelf phenomenon that is becoming more and more popular in the UK originated in the US as a fun way of keeping kids on their best behaviour in the run up to Christmas.
So you’re about to fly the nest and you’re not really sure what else you’ll be needing. Well now you can relax, we’ve got it all sorted.
Congratulations! You’ve been chosen to host a baby shower, or, even better, you’re the mum to be. What a perfect excuse to get all your friends and family round to celebrate!
Set to be one of 2018’s hottest trends, the Flow Rings are 2018’s version of the fidget spinner… and if we really want to do a throwback, I guess we could say it’s a modern day slinky.
Have you ever wondered which Hogwarts house you would be in from Harry Potter’s wonderful, magical world? Well it’s time to find out with our Harry Potter house quiz.
This collection of all time favourite recipes are given the Mary Berry treatment. Mary guides you through a course of master recipes that give you all the key skills needed to be a great cook.
Everybody loves a good jigsaw, whether you’re looking for a personal challenge, a way to relax & unwind, or a fun activity with friends and family, the Wasgij puzzle range has it all!
We're massive Disney fans here at The Works.So, you can probably guess how excited we are when we see Disney Princesses reimagined
We’ve all wondered who would play us in the film of our life at least once or twice, but have you ever thought about what book would represent your time on earth?
The classic Shepherd’s Pie recipe has been transformed with a sweet potato topping as an alternative to mash and a sprinkle of home-made ketchup to add an interesting sweetness.
We've compiled top tips on decoupage for absolute beginners so if you have questions, we have answers.
Enid Blyton books are experiencing a comeback. This prolific author wrote some of the best-loved children’s book series. We take a look at some of our favourites and why you should read Enid Blyton books to your children.
Put on your overalls and get stuck in as we remind you of the best Art Attacks we all wish we had made!
Ever had a baking fail? Not as bad as these, surely? Check out the worst baking fails of all time. These are hilarious. The peoplw who made these cakes certainly need to check out startabakery.in to get some lessons in baking!!
With the 73rd anniversary of the D-Day celebrations this year, June 6th is the perfect time to host your own garden party to pay tribute to our country! Party like it’s your last day on earth with some of these top tips to ensure you have the best Blitz celebration!
If you’re good at drawing you can imagine what might be on the other side of your fairy door…
Quiet books are a great way of getting fidgety children to sit still when there’s not really an opportunity for them to run riot!
We know that you love Disney almost as much as we do. Perhaps more? And we also know a lot of you are sooo into crafts! So what better than Disney crafts that you can do today, with minimal products to buy.
Did you know that there are 85 Little Miss and Mr Men characters featured in 49 different books.
Mary Berry (CBE), beloved cook, star of the Great British Bake Off has captured the nations hearts and stomachs
We’re aiming to bring joy to the indoor birthday parties by helping you discover great ways to keep your children and their friends entertained inside this year. Rainy days don’t have to mean cancelled parties – there’s plenty of stuff to do indoors and we’re going to show you how to do it!
Kids birthday parties can be a real pain in the backside to plan and organise but party bags don't have to be.
Everything you need to create the ultimate Mexican feast is here – the recipes for steaks, enchiladas, bean salad, guacamole and more…
There are tonnes of reasons why making your own Christmas gifts is better than buying them. Read our blog for 5 easy gifts you can make yourself.
Although it’s not modern, scrapbooking is a traditional way to capture your memories, and a scrapbook doesn’t need to have an iOS update, and it won’t get lost in the Cloud either. With that in mind, we’ve pulled together some easy Scrapbooking ideas to get you started. We have a collection of scrapbook layouts in the below list that are perfect for cataloguing those special moments.