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Honey Roast Ham

British Recipe 🥣🎄 Pre heat oven 180*C 3kg organic Gammon,2 sticks celery chopped,8 black peppercorns,2 bay leaves4 springs thyme,parsley stalks16 cloves4 tbsp. runny honey,1 1/2 tbsp. English mustard Place the gammon, vegetables in a pan, cover with cold water,boil and then simmer for 1 1/4 hours,then lift the ham onto a board to cut away… Continue reading Honey Roast Ham

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Mince pies

British recipe 🥣🎄 Pre heat the oven 190*C 85gr sultanas + raisins + currants35gr almonds chopped1/2 bramley apple grated100gr dark muscovado sugar50gr candied peel chopped75gr dried cranberries1 orange grated1 lemon grated1tsp mixed spice40gr shredded suet50ml brandy Pastry:225gr plain flour125gr chilled unsalted buttersalt1 large egg yolk2tbsp hot water2tbsp milk1tbsp caster sugar Mix mince meat in a… Continue reading Mince pies

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Winter clock

CHRISTMAS CRAFT 🎄🎅 Paint 2 coats over the clock, paint the inside of the clock with gesso and let dry.Use the finger to smudge small amount of contrast colour the outside of the clock, let dry.Apply the colour more dark contrast to let some clear colour exposed and highlight with white gesso (as snow!).Apart emboss… Continue reading Winter clock

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String of paper Gingerbread

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS 🎄🎅 Brown grocery bag or brown/tan construction paperCrayons or markersScissorsGlue, tape, or staplesA long piece of green or brown yarn or string Draw a gingerbread man or woman on a piece of construction paper. Make sure to draw a rectangle on the top of the head (your gingerbread person will hang from thisrectangle,… Continue reading String of paper Gingerbread

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Tiny gift boxes

CHRISTMAS DECOR 🎄🎅 Do you can decorated match boxes,filled them with little candies, beads & matches,for first paint the top with gold spray and start to decor it with ribbons, stars, snow, flowers blue and white or red or white or green, etcDecorate with gold beans, snowflakes, ribbons, beans colours Christmasand append it in your… Continue reading Tiny gift boxes

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Padded cards

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS 🎄🎅 cardboardchristmas print fabricchristmas spicyribbons, etc Make your card with cardboard (the white into is for your message),cover with christmas fabric but make a hole (differents, depends your designs fabric what use for cover it 9and filling with christmas spicy), décor if with ribbons, pearls, gems, etc.

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Peg dolls

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS 🎄🎅 christmas print fabric1 old wooden clothes pegcalicochristmas spicery1 pipe cleanerlace in wide (45cm)fine felt- tipped pens (blue and pink)brown or black four ply knitting woolglue33cm length of in wide (3mm) ribbon Cut a strip of fabric (5 x 6,5 cm) join the 2 shortest sides, right sides together with a (6mm) seam.Turn… Continue reading Peg dolls

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Yule log

CHRISTMAS DECOR 🎄🎅 1 pinewaxed button thread10 branches of bayfresh rosemary sprigspaper ribbon2 pines conesrosemary oilsmall paint brush Leaving the waxed thread on the spool tie one end round the log,lay a branch of bay along the log and bind the spool of thread once round it,lay another branch of bay beside the first and… Continue reading Yule log