Give your garden some TLC with VELCRO® Brand

Spring has officially sprung! With the days getting brighter and warmer, now’s the perfect time to become at one with nature and give your garden some TLC. Whether you are looking after a house plant or nurturing a tree, our range of VELCRO® Brand Garden Ties are here to lend a helping hand to your green fingers. 

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Happy Picnic Month!

July is picnic month, and quite frankly we couldn’t be happier that we have another reason to dust off our prized picnic basket for a bit of al fresco dining.

The key to a successful picnic – aside from perfect weather, delicious food and fab company, of course – is expert preparation. Fail to prepare and prepare to fail, people!

To get you into ship shop shape before you pop off to the park, we’ve got so simple yet effective VELCRO® Brand fixes to organise your basket and make sure your days in the sunshine run smoothly.

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Stress-Free Camping

Summer is in full swing and we’re making the most of it, which is why we’re packing our bags for a camping holiday!

Holidays should never be a hassle, so we’ve put together a couple of camping hacks to make sure your trip is as relaxing as possible. 

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Time to get Garden ready!

The only thing better than a barbecue on a lovely summers day is getting your fingers green in preparation for wowing with a beautiful garden at your next outdoor gathering!

Although we can’t provide Pimms, strawberries or good weather, but we do have a couple of garden saviours up our sleeves. Take a look at our greenery friendly products and get our there.

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Fun Outdoors with VELCRO® Brand

Without trying to jinx anything, we’re going to put it out there and say British summer time has arrived.

Cue torrential rainfall….

To help you enjoy the outdoors while you still can, we’ve come up with a super simple DIY game. 

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The Everyday Fix #2

You know us; we’re obsessed with making life run smoothly for you. Not to mention crazy about getting crafty as often as possible!

We’re always so impressed with the super clever ways you use our products to improve the everyday, which is why we reward the creativity of our fans on Facebook with The Everyday Fix.

If a VELCRO® Brand product has ever got you out of a sticky situation (pun definitely intended), share your clever tips to our Facebook page and you could win a £20 Hobbycraft gift card. 

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Happy Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup is well under way, and whether you’re a die-hard rugby fan or simply relishing the palpable sporting atmosphere, we’ve got some super fun ideas for throwing a world cup party to remember… So get creating, and enjoy!

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Let the VELCRO® Brand games begin!

Now as you probably know, we’re always busy helping you to be as organised, coordinated and in-check as possible. But we’re also super fun! We promise, look, we’ll prove it to you.

Get ready to take to the great outdoors to kick off the longest awaited sporting event of summer… The VELCRO® Brand games! We’re giving you an incredibly easy ‘how-to’ so you can get both crafty and active outdoors with a silly, fun, homemade game for the whole family. 

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Top Summer Activities

School holidays are almost over, which means the weather is fading and so are your brilliant ideas for keeping little ones entertained! But never fear, we’ve got a few tricks up our sleeves and we’re ready to share the love. We’ve rounded up some of our favourite summer pastimes guaranteed to keep boredom at bay well into September. Go on, have a go!

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How to make a DIY flower crown

Although it may not seem like it, it is actually the height of summer. And with summer comes garden parties, festivals and of course flower crowns. So whether you’re off to a muddy music festival, want to wow at a wedding or simply have a craving for some crafty accessories, you’re in luck with this remarkably easy DIY flower crown how-to.

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9 Genius Camping Hacks

We’re in the midst of the hottest July on record in Britain, and now we’re all looking for an excuse to get outside. And, since we’re in the business of making the everyday as smooth as possible, we though we’d better get to work on some savvy camping tips.

So, get ready to embrace the great outdoors with these nine incredibly simple yet amazingly clever camping hacks! 

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How to: DIY Hanging Lanterns

Funny isn’t it; we wait all summer for the sun to come out only to get the party going once it’s gone down. And since we can’t rely on the weather to provide ambient lighting, we’ll have to create our own.

This simple yet effective DIY will leave you with pretty hanging lanterns for your next garden party. All you’ll need is some string, a couple of tea light candles, a few glass jars and some VELCRO® Brand Tree Ties

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