Marrylor

Marie-Laure & La maison de Loulou, Brooklyn, New York

Blog : La maison de Loulou dans DIY

Crafts & Do It Yourself blog pour les enfants et les mamans. Chaque semaine venez decouvrir un nouveux projet a realiser avec toute la famille.

DIY CARDBOARD TETRIS GAME

OHHH TETRIS…. I used to play that super cool game when I was young. I “re-discover” it not a long time ago. Instead of playing TETRIS on a screen, I’ve decided to make my own version. You just need to have all the piece mixed together on a... Lire la suite ›

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LAST MINUTE MOTHER’S DAY CONFETTI MEDAL

Here a LAST MINUTE MOTHER’S DAY craft. I did it in few minutes last night and here the complete tutorial in images.  I am Wishing to all the MOM’S a wonderful day on Sunday, full of Love and Joy.   Lire la suite ›

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DIY PAPER BUGS HAND PUPPETS

My son is all about Insects and Bugs. He is so fascinated, and into it. We are spending hours reading books about the different insects and species. I have to be honest I have learned a lot about insects and bugs lately. So I create a fun activity... Lire la suite ›

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DIY MOTHER’S DAY PAPER FLOWER CARD

Did you say Mother’s day?  Yes! it is going the be in a month. I always make some paper flowers during Spring, every year. On top of that I feel, Mother’s Day is the best moment to give flowers. This craft is super easy, just because you can... Lire la suite ›

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PAPER BAG EASTER HEN

Time is running fast; lately it was quite hard to find a moment to craft. Easter is this weekend so I create a last minute craft. I usually hide the chocolate eggs, hen and bunnies in baskets but this year I’ve decide to change a bit. I create my... Lire la suite ›

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COLORFUL HANDPRINT CLUTCHES

Happy FRIDAY!  I craft for kids but once in a while I do craft for me. Few weeks ago, I was at Micheal and I found these white canvas clutches. I did not know what to do with them….and at the end, I thought why not doing my own “mini... Lire la suite ›

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CARDBOARD RAINBOW ART

Colors and shades are so inspiring. I will never survived without colors. I have learned to love them, and not be afraid to use them in my palette. Spring is at the corner but most important for me the DAY OF HAPPINESS is coming on March 20th. In... Lire la suite ›

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SALT DOUGH PLAY FOOD: BREAD PLEASE!

Did you ever try Salt Dough? It is one of the most simple dough you can make. It will take you 3 secondes: 1 cup of flour + 1/2 cup of salt + 1/2 cup of water = salt dough. Don’t forget to mix! I bake at 250F for 2 good hours. It is super easy and... Lire la suite ›

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ARCTIC PAPER PLATE ANIMALS

Animals are part of my life. All kinds from far to closed.  I wish one day, we will stop what we are doing to our planet; destroying it, slowly but surely.  I wish one day, we will stop using animals in labs, winter coats, lipsticks, shoes etc; I... Lire la suite ›

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ORIGAMI RAINBOW HEART CARDS

One snow day, few origami papers, 2 kids, and a lot of love. We made these adorable rainbow envelopes, then we add for each of them a heart card. I found a super tutorial here: origami heart envelope  We did a video as well VIDEO Yes the snow did... Lire la suite ›

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Handcrafted Mouse Heart Card

Hello, Hello it is me again! oh la la 2 posts in a week! what is going on?  Today I am sharing with you, my second VALENTINE’S CRAFT. It is a card, with a Heart and looking like a Mouse. My friend Maggy from RED TED ART ask me (and other super... Lire la suite ›

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DIY CONFETTI “I LOVE YOU” BOX

May 2018 be a wonderful year for you and your families. No Big resolutions on my side; How about you?  It’s seen pretty early to post some Valentine’s craft, but it is been a couple of weeks this craft is ready! such as the ones who will... Lire la suite ›

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EASY, SIMPLE, THOUGHTFUL & COLORFUL OJO DE DIOS

This is my last post of the year. I have a tone of words and thought to share, but I am not very good at writing.  I start La maison de Loulou in 2011; what a journey! hard work, fun work, emotions bad and good, adventures, personal doubts (a lot),... Lire la suite ›

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EASY & ORIGINAL PERSONALIZED WRAPPING PAPER & TAGS

When it come to wrap during the Holidays you can go crazy; I try each year to have a theme. I am a last minute kind of girl, so the wrapping time has to be fast, easy, personalized, original and fun; PFIOUUU it is already too much!  This year I... Lire la suite ›

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PAPER CRAFT HOLIDAY WREATH

Every year I am making a wreath; it is a tradition. Don’t ask me where it is coming from but I love it;  As you know I am a recycled kind of girl; paper is my thing. Like the past ones I am still working with cardboard and paper. Today I am... Lire la suite ›

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Candy Cane Thoughtful Advent Calendar

Oh I am so behind! I did my Advent Calendar today and we are the 1st December!  It took me some time to get inspired. Advent Calendars are hard and long projects. But it is been cooking in my mind since few weeks. I couldn’t find the time to make... Lire la suite ›

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KIRIGAMI ANIMAL CARDS

Do you know the Art of KIRIGAMI? This is a form of paper art where, instead of Origami, you fold and then cut. I invite you to click on the Kirigami to learn more about it. But mostly when you are doing paper snowflakes during holiday season it is... Lire la suite ›

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THANKFUL HANDPRINT PAPER CARD

Thanksgiving is around the corner and it is the opportunity to be thankful. I wanted to do something special for the blog and for you. The other day I was getting some inspiration on THE BEST IDEAS FOR KIDS website and I saw this Turkey Handprint... Lire la suite ›

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DIY CARDBOARD MASKS from Max & the Maxi-Monsters

I love children books. Besides the stories, I am always paying attention to the illustrations. I am collecting some books just because the drawings are incredible and so inspiring. Halloween is almost there. Lately I have been reading to my son Max... Lire la suite ›

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DIY RECYCLED PLAY BARN

You cannot imagine how many miniature animals I am collecting. From the Farm to the Forest, Ocean and the Wilde they all find a home in mine! I wanted to make a special home for the Farm animals we carry. A recycle square cardboard box, few pieces... Lire la suite ›

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