If the idea of celebrating Valentine's Day with red roses, chocolates and cheesy poems makes you roll your eyes and gag a little, then this project may be just the thing for you.

decorative clay bell diy

3:00pm Sunday, 25 Jan.

Mention an afternoon of Sculpey-moulding and we'll be there with bells on – quite literally in this case.

want to be a frankie crafter?

3:00pm Monday, 26 Jan.

Crafty types! frankie fiends! Lend us your ears!

diy dried flower bundles

9:00am Thursday, 22 Jan.

This DIY sees your blooms age gracefully – and smell lovely way past their use-by date.

how to make seed bombs

9:00am Friday, 16 Jan.

There are many nifty purposes for these DIY seed bombs: party favours, show-how-much-I-dig-you presents, or eco-friendly ammo for a slingshot, for instance.

diy guess who

9:00am Wednesday, 14 Jan.

Holy moly. We may have just found the DIY to end all DIYs.

marbled paper garland diy

9:00am Sunday, 11 Jan.

This colourful DIY seems like a good way to inject some brightness into our lives, that doesn't involve decorating our digits.

diy matchbox suitcase

3:00pm Monday, 05 Jan.

There's no danger of going over a baggage allowance with this teeny-tiny suitcase.

diy craft storage house

9:00am Sunday, 04 Jan.

Rather than finding all your crafty bits a new home, may we suggest a looksee at this handy-dandy DIY?

watercolour meringues

9:00am Saturday, 20 Dec.

Aside from all the lounging around and decking the halls with boughs of holly, the holidays are a time for catching up on long-forgotten to-do lists.

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