Keep yourself busy this Easter weekend with these DIY projects from our sister magazines.
Say hello to a four-day weekend and with all this time on your hands, what are you planning to do with it? Well if you feel like getting creative, then we’ve got the perfect to-do list just for you. Here are some of our favourite projects for the Easter weekend.
For the family
Here are some projects to keep the kids busy that don’t require them to handle a screwdriver or saw.
Are the kids wanting to dye their own Easter eggs? Here are some tips from the rooi rose team on how you can use natural dyes.
Arts and crafts
These salt dough Easter ornaments will make a lovely addition to your home over the long weekend. Here’s how to go about making them with the help of Your Family.
If you’ve got a couple of empty toilet paper rolls lying around, then you’re well on your way to making these Easter egg holders with the kids. Here’s a step-by-step guide from Your Family.
Keep the kids busy with this underwater garden project.
Got a couple of wooden spoons that need chucking? Save them to create these wooden spoon puppets from Essentials.
These Easter-themed pinatas from Essentials are easier to make than you think.
Gifts for guests
Rather than handing out chocolate bunnies and Easter eggs to guests, rooi rose have put together an egg tray of plants for guests.
For the adults
If you’re tired of the pests having a nibble at your veggies before you get the chance, then here’s a step-by-step guide in building a critter-proof veggie patch.
Give the bugs a place to stay by making your own pest hotel.
Get upcycling with these 5 different projects to breathe new life into old bric-a-brac.
A journalist by trade, features writer on occasion and now the digital editor of SA Country Life. The first chance she gets, Leigh will tell you about a podcast she was recently listening to and how you simply have to make the move from radio. In a previous life, she once taught English on Jeju which left her with an insatiable craving for kimchi.