53 free Christmas knitting patterns

We’ve brought you 51 crochet Christmas ornament patterns so thought we’d better do a version for all you knitters out there too! Here’s 53 of our fave free Christmas knitting patterns to keep you cosy. Keep scrolling to find your new festive pattern and check out our blog posts below for more Christmas inspo. How to… Continue reading

Prepping for Christmas – 5 DIY Christmas tree decorations

Sarah Matthews paper star decorations

Although we love buying Christmas tree decorations (maybe even a bit too much…) it’s always nice to have a few homemade ones on the tree. A handmade Christmas is the best kinda Christmas, which is why we’ve been collecting up some of our fave DIY decorations over on our All Things Christmas Pinterest board. We’ve… Continue reading

51 crochet Christmas decorations

crochet christmas decorations stocking

It’s nearly time to put up the tree, get the decs down from the attic and turn your home into a Christmassy wonderland. If you’re after a new handmade touch for your décor this year we’ve got just the thing – we’ve brought together 51 of our fave crochet Christmas decorations to make the ultimate festive… Continue reading

Crochet Christmas heart tutorial

crochet christmas heart

This crochet Christmas heart is our kind of version of a traditional gingerbread heart biscuit. It’s bringing to mind evenings spent wandering around a German market, wrapped up warm and sipping on something mulled, while we breathe in the sweet smells of the many food stalls. Bring a little of that magic into your home with this… Continue reading

Enter The Crafties, LoveCrafts’ 2019 Blogger Awards!

The Crafties

Have you heard the word on the street? LoveCrafts is hosting its very own blogger awards, The Crafties​.​ This is your chance to share the craft love and celebrate fellow makers around the world. Budding bloggers and aspiring writers listen up, LoveCrafts has the perfect award for you. Enter their Blog Personality of the Year 2019… Continue reading

DIY food tray – upcycling wooden pallets

DIY wooden food tray

This DIY food tray by Nikkita Palmer Designs promotes a sense of hygge around the table, in front of a film or in the garden. From winter to summer, housing soups, biscuits and refreshments, you won’t believe how useful these boards are until you have one. Using simple techniques and basic tools and materials, these boards also make great Christmas… Continue reading

13 easy needle felting projects

Needle felting is back by popular demand and we’re seeing #molliemakers all over the world getting involved. To feed your love of needle felting, we’ve collected 13 easy to make projects and creative ideas for you to try. Whether you’re a novice or a pro, these simple projects are a fab weekend make. If you’re a complete… Continue reading

DIY Origami Christmas tree

DIY origami christmas tree

How to make an origami Christmas tree. Even the smallest of dwellings requires a Christmas tree. This one is made from pretty Japanese papers in green, silver and gold and is very straightforward to make based on a simple folded fan shape. You could just as easily make yours from giftwrap, or go for an all… Continue reading

DIY Christmas dog bandana*

Happy Fabric DIY Christmas dog bandana

*This blog post is sponsored by Happy Fabric Everyone deserves a jazzy Christmas outfit and that includes those of the animal persuasion. Our pals Happy Fabric have shared their DIY Christmas dog bandana tutorial with you so you can spread festive cheer throughout the whole family. They’ve popped two designs in their template, a candy… Continue reading

Your bonus gift instructions – Paper stars, advent houses, crochet patches

Issue 84 gift instructions

If you were lucky enough to pick up one of our combo packs you’ll have an extra gift to make! Issue 110’s pack comes with either issue 99’s paper star decorations or issue 84’s advent house kit.They’re both Christmas décor essentials and your bonus gift, coupled with issue 110’s mini Christmas crackers, will have you feeling… Continue reading