Thursday, February 19, 2015

Making Peg Dolls and More…Book Review and Giveaway!!!!

Today we are so deeply honoured to tell you about our dear friend Margaret Blooms newest book

Making Peg Dolls and More…

If you don't know who Margaret Bloom is, well
she is the official peg doll QUEEN of the Universe!!
Her website We Bloom Here is full of beautiful crafty inspiration, 
and every now and then she hosts peg doll swaps with enchanting people all around the world!!

To say we adore her work would be an understatement!!!  

So…onto the book review…

In this book Margaret takes peg doll crafting to a whole new level of amazing!
From mobiles, to wall hangings, necklaces, dream pillows…
the scope of crafting possibilities is mind blowing,
(and it all starts with a little peg doll).

She covers wedding cake toppers…

cupcake toppers, (totally doing these)

and my very favourite…the Greenwood Tree Wall Hanging!

The photos inside the book are beautiful and inspiring…the instructions are easy to follow
and there are patterns contained throughout.
She even has suggestions on how to get the whole family involved in making these projects…
little kid and big kid crafting suggestions.  *Love it*

Of course I had to do my own variation of the wedding cake topper…
just have to find that pointy hat wearing man of my dreams and I'm all set!!!

The book is available at the following wonderful retailers...

and of course you can also order on Amazon

There are also discount codes for peg doll making supplies and wool felt available!

Now…Margaret has been generous enough to offer our readers a chance to WIN a copy of her newest book!!

All you have to do to enter is leave a comment below…
we will also be accepting entries on our Twig and Toadstool Facebook page

Enter until February 14th!!!
Best of luck to all who enter!

The winner of our giveaway is Anne in NC!!!!!

Mrs Bloom…we love you!!!!

Here is the official book tour schedule…
go check out the links for discount codes for supplies
other chances to win a copy of the book
and to support some of the BEST creative people online!

February 2: The Crafty Crow
February 3: Clean.
February 4: Castle in the Air
February 7: A Child's Dream
February 9: Forest Fairy Crafts
Febuary 10-Bella Luna Toys
February 11-ben and birdy
February 12-Twig and Toadstool!!!!!
February 13-Wee Wonderfuls

We can't wait for the next book Margaret Bloom!!!

Don't forget to enter the giveaway for a copy of 
Making Peg Dolls and More
 by leaving a comment below.



  1. Love your gnome cake topper. A sweet idea. Would love to win a copy of this beautiful book.

  2. I would love to enter :) They are so cute!

  3. I would love to enter! My kids love gnomes...

  4. Thanks for a chance to win this gorgeous book!

  5. Oh I would love to win this book! Thanks for the generous giveaway!!

  6. What a yummy book. I have a niece who is interested in making little bits and bobs so know she would absolutely love this book (and so would I!) Betty

  7. Replies
    1. Can you see my email? If not, how do I reply as so you do, but not everyone?

    2. I can't see your e-mail, but you could sign here with a name and could e-mail me your address.

  8. We have been enjoying the first peg doll book so much :)
    And I think the book tour is lovely, I am super glad I found your blog!

  9. So cute! Thanks for the chance to win this lovely book.

  10. such cuteness, i love the ideas in this book!

  11. We have loved making our version of the peg dolls in the first book so this would be a lovely addition to our collection! Thank you hosting :)

  12. I want to add this to our book collection, winning a copy would make it even better!
    ~ joey ~

  13. A cake topper! What a brilliant idea! And I love the wall hanging too- I think I am going to have to own this book! Thank you for the opportunity to win it! :D

  14. Yay! I love Margaret's work. So full of whimsy.

  15. Love, love, love this!! Would love to add this to my crafty library!

  16. Looks like a wonderful book.

  17. So cute! I have peg dolls of our family on my to-do list for my toddler!

  18. Everything here looks so good and inspiring ;)

  19. Love it! Though after a few years of making gnomes for my home I now look at everything in a new light. I look to see if and how I could use it in the gnome house or to make a gnome!

  20. Love your blog! This looks like such a lovely book - really enjoyed the first one :-)

  21. So wonderful!! Thanks fort he chance

  22. We love her peg dolls. Would love to win her new book.

  23. Just getting started on smaller craft items like this and fairy garden items. The peg dolls are just adorable!!

  24. I am not really trying to be Anonymous, but I don't understand the other choices. My name is Nancy K. and I would love to win this book. I love your Twig and Toadstool blog and have been a subscriber for some time. Thanks for hosting this giveaway!

  25. I would love to share this book with my five granddaughters. The projects look like something we could do together.

  26. How I would so love to have this book. A great follow up to the first! thanks for sharing

  27. My daughter and I would really LOVE to win this book, since we just adore the first one.
    Thank you for the giveaway.

  28. Thank you for your Sharung I love all of your ideas


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