DIY

Fiesta DIY: Crafting with Pinterest’s 2nd Birthday Party

Fiesta DIY: Crafting with Pinterest’s 2nd Birthday Party

At the end of week I was invited to Pinterest‘s London HQ to help them celebrate their UK office’s 2nd Birthday.  The party was Fiesta themed- so I whipped up a fun DIY activity for party goers to dabble with while they sipped margaritas  and munched nachos: Bold, embellished cactus cosies! The rooftop of Pinterest’s East London offices were decked our…

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Free Printables – Letter to Santa

Free Printables – Letter to Santa

We know that lots of you are putting together your Christmas wish-lists at the moment and we wanted to give you a helping hand in the form of a free printable letter to Santa! Whether you’ve got Biscuit Cushions on your list to Father Christmas or anything else, we’ve got 3 different letter & envelope sets that you can download…

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Inside the Biscuit Tin #4 Tunnocks Teacake Christmas Puddings

Inside the Biscuit Tin #4 Tunnocks Teacake Christmas Puddings

With Christmas only 4 weeks away we’re getting properly into the festive mood here at Biscuit Towers! We’re always looking for seasonal ways to pay tribute to the loves in life- which obviously has to include the noble Tunnocks Teacake– which inspired us to create our best-selling cushions! These little Christmas puds are super easy to do and make an excellent…

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Inside The Biscuit Tin #3: DIY Glitter Tunnocks Teacake Pumpkins

Inside The Biscuit Tin #3: DIY Glitter Tunnocks Teacake Pumpkins

Autumn is here, there’s no doubt about it. We’re looking forward to Halloween and have decided to decorate the studio this year with some Tunnocks Teacake inspired Pumpkins! We loved this Glitter Pumpkin DIY on Pinterest and decided to give it our own Tunnocks twist- as a tribute to our best-selling biscuit cushion. We picked up this cute seasonal squash…

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Inside the Biscuit Tin #2: Ikea Bekvam Kitty Playhouse

Inside the Biscuit Tin #2: Ikea Bekvam Kitty Playhouse

At almost 12 weeks old, our kitten Frankie is getting bigger and learning new things every day (his Pinterest Photo Diary is coming along well too!) We’ve been trying out different ways to keep him entertained (he loves to watch us draw or make anything) so we decided to draw something for him. He’s currently adopted an IKEA Bekvam stool…

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Inside The Biscuit Tin #1: Green/Gold Fingers

Inside The Biscuit Tin #1: Green/Gold Fingers

For those who follow our Instagram feed– you’ll know that we’ve recently moved into a new (to us!) house. When I’ve not been doodling Biscuits and packing up cushion orders over the past few weeks- we’ve been getting settled into our new home. We’ve been doing some painting, DIY, and have been getting accustomed to having our very first outdoor…

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All Change

All Change

If you’ve been following our tweets over the past few weeks- you’ll have seen that we’ve been doing some flitting! It’s all change for us at Biscuit Towers and we can’t wait to share it all with you. The first thing we have to show you though, is the beautiful new front door to our home! We spent a week…

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DIY Teacake Ballpoint Pens

DIY Teacake Ballpoint Pens

The first in our series of Biscuit Inspired DIY Projects went down really well at the beginning of April with our DIY Teacake Planter taking centre stage! Continuing the biscuit theme- we’re so excited to share our newest make which combines two lifelong loves: stationery and Tunnocks Teacakes! We do love a fancy pen, however regular old Ballpoint Pens are…

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DIY Teacake Planter

DIY Teacake Planter

We’ve been doing some DIY using our favourite material at the moment- Tunnocks Teacake Foil Wrappers! Visit our Pinterest for the full How-To. Don’t forget to leave a comment to let us know if you make one!

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Homemade Custard Creams

Homemade Custard Creams

It’s been quite a while since I made any (edible) biscuits so this weekend seemed a good time to remedy that!  I’d ordered the biscuit cutter above about a year earlier and since then it’s stayed in its box.  Thanks to Edd Kimber’s (of The Great British Bake-Off series 1 fame) recipe for Custard Creams my unloved biscuit cutter was…

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Crate Couch DIY – A Visual Diary

Crate Couch DIY – A Visual Diary

After a few heavy days printing in the studio last month- I decided that we needed somewhere to relax. Our (although very cool!) school chairs just weren’t cutting it.  Enter: Crate Couch DIY! (#cratecouchDIY) I scoured the internet for reasonably priced sofa-style seating and had flashbacks of the couch-purchase for our home last year. (Unfortunately I seem to have expensive…

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Jamie Oliver Mag- Bake Your Own Biscuits

Jamie Oliver Mag- Bake Your Own Biscuits

If you’re a fan of home-baking, cooking or (like me) eating delicious food then I strongly suggest purchasing the current Jamie (Oliver) magazine! I was so excited to hear that the issue was going to feature lots of DIY biscuit recipes– and also that they would be featuring some of my biscuit cushions, in tribute! I have to admit- while…

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