Wool Week: 7 knitting tips from WATG

Wool and the Gang knitting tips

We’ve got another treat for you this Wool Week – Wool and the Gang’s (WATG) top knitting tips for beginners.

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.

Craft with nature to grow your business and boost your health

Crafting with nature, Grace and Flora

Grow your business and boost your health by using natural products and bringing nature into your home.

Monthly hashtag round-up: October

#ColourMyEveryDay by @adventuresandteaparties pin

This month’s best photo challenges and hashtags to inspire your social media…

6 tips for pricing your handmade products

How to price products, The Design Trust

Need some advice on how to price your handmade products? Patricia van den Akker of The Design Trust shares her top tips to help you price your crafts confidently…

5 ways to make more sales at craft markets

Crafty Fox Market image by Kayti Peschke

Stand out from the stall next to you with these five simple ways to shine at your next craft market…

Mollie Makes meets Jacqueline Colley

Jacqueline Colley in her studio

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards Winner Jacqueline tells us what inspires her patterns and shares her top illustration tips…

Monthly hashtag round-up: September

#waketomake by @nibyniebo_

This month’s best photo challenges and hashtags to inspire your social media…

Crafty Breaks: 10 retreats for creativity and mindfulness

Crochet retreat in Barcelona

Craft your way round the world on a making holiday. We’ve rounded up 10 of the best crafty breaks where you can meet like-minded people, reconnect with your making, or learn a new skill in stunning surroundings…

Monthly hashtag round-up: August

#incolourfulcompany photo by @kayleymills

Our guide to the month’s best hashtags and photo challenges to follow on social media…