A Love For Craft – A Blogger Valentines Campaign

A Love For Craft – A Blogger Valentines Campaign

  Valentines day is vastly approaching and the weather couldn’t be less dull. Our homes are looking a little bare now we have taken down the lights and sparkle from Christmas, therefore we are helping you brighten up your living space for the most ‘romantic day of the year’. Christmas and Easter are the most popular times for home crafts and interestingly Verdict retail are forecasting a huge £518m to be spent this Valentines on gifts and decorations. However why not save some money this year and get crafty by making it yourself? Following on from our Christmas Lights Crafts campaign in December, this month we are running a craft campaign called A Love For Craft. We want to encourage you to get crafty by making something beautiful this Valentines. Home made gifts are seen as extra special at Valentines simply due to the thought and effort gone into them. Therefore to help inspire you, we have gathered some of our favourite home Valentines craft pieces on our Pinterest board here We have chosen the above ideas as our favourite craft projects due to their simplicity. You can buy petals and craft flowers online to use for your creations or make them yourself using felt wool, pine cones, or even corks like the images above. You can buy foam heart wreaths on Ebay to use as a base for your piece and pin your petals and flowers too using craft pins. Each of these ideas can be created by you at home and to prove it, we at Gocableties challenged parent, lifestyle and craft bloggers to a Love for...
DIY Christmas Challenge- Christmas Lights Craft Inspiration

DIY Christmas Challenge- Christmas Lights Craft Inspiration

From handmade Christmas stars to feature on your living room wall or festive light up balls for your garden pathway, we have gathered our favourite home Christmas Light Crafts from Pinterest. Personalised DIY Christmas crafts can make your families day even more special and a perfect project for those that like to save money too! This time of year is the most popular time for home DIY and crafts and the above ideas are some of the most simple but pretty creations. Using basic wood dowels, white string fairy lights and natural cable ties you can create a handmade Christmas star for your home. One of our favourite Christmas Light crafts are the festive balls. These can easily be created using two caged flower baskets tied together to create the sphere, black spray paint and string fairy lights attached to finish off. Each of these ideas can be created by you at home and to prove it, we at Go Cable Ties challenged 5 parent and craft bloggers to a DIY Christmas challenge to help show how easy it is to brighten up your home on the cheap! We sent each blogger some basic materials and fairy lights to help them create a Christmas masterpiece. You can see each bloggers creations by visiting their blogs here: Adam at www.storiesofadad.wordpress.com/ Vicky at www.vickymyerscreations.co.uk/ Ashley at www.theidealscenario.wordpress.com/ Richard at www.2bottlesofmilkandapacketofnappies.wordpress.com/ Leslie at...

Welcome to the Gocableties Blog

Welcome! We have launched the Gocableties Blog to bring you exciting news about new products, special offers and media coverage, amongst other topics. Our online store is in full-swing with a wide range of cable ties available. We think you’ll enjoy browsing the various colours and sizes we have on offer, but don’t just take our word for it — visit www.gocableties.co.uk and let us know how you get on. Thus far we have received web and phone orders from a variety of trades – from fishermen to fashion – and the company is really gaining momentum at the start of what looks to be a busy summer. To mark this momentous occasion, we are offering 10,000 Black or White (Natural) Cable Ties at a price of just £122 excl. VAT. And for a limited time, you will receive an additonal 1,000 cable ties. To all our visitors, we hope you have a great summer and look forward to doing business with you...