Wool Week Unusual Workspace: TOFT UK’s alpaca farm

Toft Alpaca Farm - Alpacas

We have to confess that we have a bit of a soft spot when it comes to alpacas (just look at their fluffy faces). So we jumped at the chance to tour TOFT UK’s alpaca farm with founder Kerry Lord this Wool Week.

Fabulous foliage*

Pantone’s 2017 Colour of the Year is Greenery, but there’s more than one way to fill your house with plants… Here’s how we’re embracing the trend this month.

Unusual workspaces: Emma Giacalone’s sewing studio

Emma Giacalone textiles studio by Kirstie Young photography

Textile artist Emma Giacalone gives us a tour of her big and bright sewing studio in a former chicken shed…

July mobile wallpapers & desktop background

Treat your gadgets to a free desktop wallpaper, designed by Mia Dunton. Download seasonal papers for mobiles, tablets and desktops below. Enjoy! x

Unusual Workspaces: Kara Leigh Ford’s quirky shed studio

Ceramicist Kara Leigh Ford

Potter Kara Leigh Ford gives us a tour of her shed studio where we spot her ceramics inspired by the coast…

Unusual Workspaces: Hotwalls Studios

Backing on to a beach and in 15th century fortifications, the Hotwalls Studios is a collection of artists and makers in truly unique surroundings…

Unusual Workspaces: Made By Mim’s vintage caravan and home studio

Made by Mim - Mim McCormack - Pictures by Zoe Bateman

Everyone needs a place to make. Whether it’s sewing on your sofa or potting in your shed, all our maker spaces are different, but some just take our breath away. We take a look inside Mim McCormack’s unique vintage home where she makes fabric dolls…

June mobile wallpapers & desktop background

Treat your gadgets to a free desktop wallpaper, designed by Holly Maguire. Download seasonal papers for mobiles, tablets and desktops below. Enjoy! x

5 ways to get Tamsyn Morgans’ vintage look at home

Tamsyn Morgans’ Norwich home is colourful and eclectic, with a vintage vibe. Here’s how to get the look…

Giant donut crochet pattern

Go jumbo with our GIANT donut crochet pattern by Paula Risanto. This magnificent ring of two-toned goodness will put your ripple stitch cushions to shame. If you’re au fait with whipping up stacks of granny squares then this pattern will be a piece of cake! With only two crochet stitches to master (double crochet and slip stitch) beginners can… Continue reading