Whip up a pair of crochet rainbow shoe laces and show your support for the Rainbow Laces campaign – challenging homophobia in football. The movement (backed by the charity Stonewall, Paddy Power, Metro and the Premier League) kicks off this weekend as footballers across England sport rainbow-coloured laces as part of their second annual anti-homophobia… Continue reading
Bookmark those must-try craft projects with these fancy origami hearts. We reckon your bookworm bestie will love ’em, too
Shrink plastic is back! Design your own gems with our shrink plastic jewellery tutorial and free printable
Up your fruit and veg intake with this gorgeous crochet bag pattern perfect for Saturday morning trips to the market. It’s designed with a strong base and wide strap that won’t dig in, no matter how laden with goods you are! You will need: • 2 x 100g balls of white cotton yarn (Patons DK… Continue reading
If you’re looking for a party decoration that has maximum impact with minimum effort, follow this giant paper flower tutorial by Emma for Ladyland
Add a touch of handmade to your beauty regime with our free knitting patterns. Use up the last of your favourite yarn to make a stack of simple knitted washcloths
Make fruit-shaped paper pom poms with Karen Hsu of Pom Pom Factory. Find the strawberry tutorial in our World Pomination mini booklet in Mollie Makes 42, plus 7 more fashion and home DIYs
Become a mini botanist, and stitch a tiny terrarium – no green fingers necessary (well, only if you get paint on them). Forget water and sunlight, the only thing this sweet succulent plant needs is a place to show it off.
Pump new life into an old, plain tee with a funky pocket. It’s easy to do and a great way to rejuvenate your wardrobe.
Give your patio a summer-ready makeover with a colourful macrame folding chair tutorial