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Craft Kits Wish List

I’d like to get back to sharing wish list favourites from Etsy and beyond – I do a lot of this for Super Cute Kawaii but not everything I see is kawaii enough for a post there. To start off, here’s a few craft kits I’d love to make, once I finish some of my current projects

Planets embroidery kit by September House

I have hoop art on the brain at the moment as I want to create a little gallery wall in my studio with two I already have. This Planets embroidery kit by September House is really cool and the whole design is printed in full colour on the fabric so you can stitch over as much or as little of it as you like.

Hot Planet embroidery kit by Nelly Makes Embroidery

I also love the colours in this Hot Planet embroidery kit by Nelly Makes Embroidery!

Creative Kawaii craft boxes

I didn’t realise I wan’t following Creative Kawaii and missed out on some adorable craft boxes (I reviewed the first one for SCK). I’d love to catch up with the Autumn 2019 box – the projects are so cute with a Halloween plush, autumn garland and fox purse.

Japanese Linen Sashiko Coaster Kit at Japan Lovely Crafts

Sashiko was one of my favourite new crafts back in 2016 but I haven’t done any since 2017. This Japanese Linen Sashiko Coaster Kit at Japan Lovely Crafts would be a nice way to get back into it.

felt bouquet kit from The Handmade Florist

I also had a great time making a felt bouquet with a kit from The Handmade Florist a while ago. The flowers are on my mantelpiece and I hardly ever buy fresh flowers now as they’re just so pretty. The Dahlias In Bloom kit is all new designs so it would be fun to give them a try.

You can view my full 2020 wish list on Etsy, if you’d like to see more things like this, or buy me a gift :)


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