Welcome to Our Crafty Things

We want to help more people buy from independent makers and crafters, so we exist simply to share and showcase lovely things that we think you might like too! 

If you’re looking for something special, unusual or just unique we can probably help you. As we all as featuring fabulous things on the site, you can connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Google+  where we share the lovely things we find too!

Toy boxes to treasure

Pitter Patter toy boxesIt’s funny how you come across things…Working on a completely non-craft related project (yes we have day jobs too) I happened across Pitter Patter furniture, and what a fantastic find they are. They hand craft beautiful children’s furniture, including a small obsession of mine toy boxes! Toy boxes don’t just have to be ‘practical storage solutions’ (yawn), they can be a delightful piece of furniture, that your child will use and love for years to come. Continue reading

Handmade Valentine

Valentines Day will soon be upon us, and nothing says ‘personal and thoughtful’ more than a handmade gift. Below are some of the unique handmade valentine gifts available from our Twitter family.  We love the handmade roses by CandEDesigns, a gift that will never wilt away; the gorgeous quirky valentine gifts from MisHeleneous (love the hearts for the dog lovers) and Charmingifts’ gorgeous tea light candle holder.

Follow @ourcraftythings and tweet us your handmade valentine items to get added below.

Quirky Sewing Continue reading