Pirate & Mermaid Wedding Caketopper

A Pirate & Mermaid Wedding? I’m in!  Lucy got in contact with me to see if I could make her & her fiance’s personalised caketopper for their pirate & mermaid themed wedding… I love a challenge & so naturally I obsessed over it for two days! How do you think I did? 😉 If you enjoyed this video why not check out my Youtube channel? You can see all of my brilliant makes, DIY’s and behind the scenes of a crazy craft business. Whilst you are there, don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE and give me a like so I know my life means something! And share this video with anyone who …

Needle Felt Totoro (DIY)

I made this adorable needle felt Totoro for my friend Becky; who first introduced me to the movie. But it’s so easy, I thought I’d show you how you can make your own. You will need a needle felting needle, merino wool and a steady hand and nerves of steel! Want to see more Shiny videos with free DIY’s and behind the scenes stuff? Well our Youtube channel has all of that and more and you can subscribe right here: SHINY YOUTUBE!!!

Making Freddie Mercury (BTS)

For Pride month, I wanted to make a LGBT icon to celebrate the influence of gay, lesbian, bisexual & transgender individuals on pop culture. I had you guys vote on Instagram for who you wanted me to make, and here is your winner….. FREDDIE MERCURY!! If you enjoyed this video please give it a thumbs up and don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE for more brilliant makes, DIY’s and behind the scenes of a crazy craft business! And share this video with anyone who loves Freddie! xoxo


We made this crazy detailed, personalised carousel wedding cake topper for Chloe & Dan’s fun fair themed wedding. It took about a month and required woodwork, clay, fine painting, miniature works and a lot of glue! But in the end, we think it was worth it, what do you think? Get in contact with us now for a quote and to discuss how we can help you give the perfect personalised gift!

Pop Culture Pins We WANT!

Enamel pins are back in a big way and we love ‘em! Some very creative people on Etsy have created beautiful, quirky and adorable pins that we’ve put on our wish list right now!   Cute Llama Enamel Pin – £7.95 Buy it here: Mini Felts             Sunshine Van pin – £7.50 Buy it here: Hello Sunshine             Mightier Pen Enamel Pin Badge – £7.89 Buy it here: Rock Cakes     Cat Lady Enamel Pin -£8.28 Buy it here: Hennel Paper Co.         Crafty B*tch scissors enamel pin – £7.89+ Buy it here: Megan Mcnulty Shop …

This Weeks Wish List – Spring Wedding

Planning your wedding soon? May is a wonderful time for a wedding; the spring flowers are in bloom, the warmer weather has arrived and the evenings are ended in beautiful sunsets. These handmade items should help inspire your perfect big day: Spring Wedding Felt Flower Hair Clips £15.00 This is a delicate little touch of fun that would look great on bridesmaids or on the bride herself. The spring flower hair clips come in a set of 2. The first is a trio of felt flowers with green leaves, and the second is a single pink flower with a gold leaf. Colour customisations are available upon request. The felt flowers are …


Introducing our brand new service, personalised cartoon cuddlys! Just send us some nice clear photos of yourself or whoever you want us to make, along with any details like what clothes they should be wearing, with any props or pets or in any particular pose and then we will hand draw the cartoon version and print it onto fabric. Then transform your cartoon cuddly pal into a beautiful little plushie full of polystyrene beans to be extra squishy! A brilliant unique gift for a friend or loved one, or get your whole family made with all their little personalities proudly represented in these adorable cartoon creations! Only at www.shinycreations.co.uk or …

This Weeks Wish List – Cuppa Tea & a Biscuit

What Brit doesn’t love a good cup of tea and a biscuit or two? Well if you get passionate about your tea and biccies, then these handmade items should be right up your alley:   Tea Gang Pin Badge £1.00 This is the badge to tell others how much you love tea! Badges and pins are making a come-back and this cute little illustrated tea cup motif badge is not to be missed! Digitally drawn and coloured by the artist Jam Ferguson. Made by: MindTheJam     Peter Pan Quote Typography Print £6.50+ “Would you like an adventure now or shall we have our tea first?” Peter Pan, J M Barrie …

This Weeks Wish List – County Fair

Roll up roll up! It’s the county fair and we’ve found some gorgeous handmade crafts with all the fun of fair. Check out these items on Etsy: Girl’s Rainbow Summer Dress £20.00 Your daughter, granddaughter, niece or little sister would love this cute little rainbow dress. Made from beautiful Michael Miller cloud print cotton this little dress features spotty flutter sleeves and a big bright rainbow screen printed by hand. Plus £1 from the sale of each of these dresses goes to green peace! Made by: LittleBinks     Ferris Wheel Centre Piece £22.00 Roll-up, roll-up for the Toot Sweet celebration where you will be amazed to see the one and …


A sweet & simple DIY project perfect for the summer! Here’s a practical make that looks oh so good as a Fab Ice Lolly & protects your sunglasses from scratches and smears whilst on holiday! If you enjoyed this video please give it a thumbs up & SUBSCRIBE to our Youtube channel for more! Xoxo