Eye-bombing (the new yarn-bombing)!

I saw this great post at flutterflutter last week which was all about ‘eye-bombing’ and ever since reading it I have had an overwhelming desire to stick googly eyes to absolutely everything. It’s a great activity for the kids too!

Sugar-sprinkle monster - Sadly he is no longer with us.

Sugar-sprinkle monster. Sadly he is no longer with us.

Sheepish venus fly trap

Sheepish venus fly trap.

Sad string

Sad string.

Cute cactus

Cute cactus

Hungry holepunch

Hungry holepunch

Prudish door handle!

Prudish door handle!

Do join in! It’s lots of fun. If you want more inspiration then there is a whole website dedicated to the art of eye-bombing here! Thanks flutterflutter.

Happy Friday all! x


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  1. read it too!! I’ve been looking all over for the eyes to start, haha!

  2. Jacqueline #

    have you seen Oooglies on CBBC ?? Everything has googly eyes, my 4 year old loves it :)

    • Kate #

      Hi Jacqueline, I’ve not seen it…must keep an eye out for it (no pun intended!!).

  3. This is such a cheerful post :-)

  4. I LOVE it!! My kids would love this!

  5. I love this idea so much. I can’t wait to grab a big bag of eyes and start bombing!

  6. Hah! I adore your pictures!! :) Thanks for mentioning my post!

  7. karen #

    check out “gooly eyes” by Caspar Babypants on Youtube- it’s a hilarious and catchy song (and video). My 1.5 year old is constantly singing it, and wanting to put eyes on everything.

    • karen #

      “GOOGLY eyes”

  8. How funny & cute! We are going to tr this for sure :)

  9. Hello! I wanted to say thank you, as I’m completely inspired by this and can’t wait to get going with it in the morning with the girls!

  10. Love that you called this “eye bombing!” We just shared this on our Facebook and Pinterest board. Check out some others we’ve done here: http://www.craftprojectideas.com/index.php/how-to/material-of-the-month/wiggly-eyes-march-2012/1003-wiggly-eye-invasion

    • Kate #

      Yay. Very cute ^_^

  11. Sara #

    I can’t wait to order some googly eyes.

  12. haha, this is a great idea!

  13. Cat #

    there’s another website that’s similar call “Spare Eyes” which always cracks me up! http://www.spareeyes.com/
    Its not updated regularly though. but the old stuff is good

  14. I’ve set up a Pinterest Board for Googly EyeBombing – http://pinterest.com/mollymooblog/googly-eyebombing/ would you like an invite to pin ? :D

    • Kate #

      Hi Mollymoo…so sorry for late reply. Yes, do send me an invite :D

  15. Mandy #

    That’s it I’m hooked !
    Luuurve your website !!!!!
    Excellent !

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