Sewing for beginners with Tilly and the Buttons

Tilly and The Buttons Beginners Sewing Tips

Tilly Walnes answers all your burning beginners’ sewing questions…

DIY tassel earrings

DIY tassel earrings

Tassel earrings are popping up in all the high street shops but instead of buying them why not make your own? Artist Anchalika O’Connell loves to create jewellery inspired by Thai culture and has kindly given us this colourful, DIY tassel earrings project for you to make. They’d make fab little presents, especially for Mother’s Day which is… Continue reading

Create colourful napkins with natural dye

Create colourful napkins using natural dye

The fab Caroline South shows us how you can make your own DIY napkins. And the best part? They’re naturally dyed using a home-grown colour palette. Follow her basic guide, then experiment with different dye materials to create a set of inexpensive, eco-friendly linen. Check out our other blog posts in our eco series below and… Continue reading

Orange and fig vegan pancake recipe

Orange-Cinnamon-Pancakes-with-Figs

Pancake Day is here and it’s a day we love very very much, especially when we have this incredible recipe to follow from Wallflower Kitchen. Her fluffy vegan pancakes have the team’s approval and are as beautiful as they are delicious. Make sure you check out Aimee’s blog and social channels but be warned that you’ll… Continue reading

The #molliestashchallenge : Crochet makeup remover pad tutorial

It’s here! The first pattern for the #molliestashchallenge. Alongside our sustainable issue, we’re running an Instagram hashtag challenge over the next two weeks, encouraging you to use up your stash and make new from old! Plus, we’ve got loads of eco-content up on the blog like our interview with Folkestone Harbour Yarn and our charity pick of… Continue reading

Palentine’s Day embroidered banner DIY

Embroidered Banner tutorial

Since it’s the week of love we thought we’d share another DIY with you (check out Becki Clark’s truffle and wrap tutorial here).  Mollie Makes ambassador and embroidery legend Mollie Johanson shared this positive little banner with us to remind you that you are loved! Make it as cute Valentine’s Day décor, craft it for a pal… Continue reading

Palentine’s Day truffles and natural wrap tutorial

Valentines day truffles and wrap recipe

The 14th of February is more than just a day to buy your partner a bunch of flowers and a cheap card. It’s about showing all the people in your life just how much they mean to you, including your best pals! To celebrate Palentine’s Day, the lovely Becki Clark has given us the recipe and tutorial… Continue reading

Valentine’s idea: How to make envelope bunting

Send the most gorgeous snail mail ever with this exclusive envelope bunting by Sammy and H from Live it. Love it. Make it.

Woven hanging tutorial

ocean weave DIY

Worked in delicate shades of blue and white, Lucy Rowan of @peasandneedles‘ weaving wall hanging reminds us of waves lapping against the shore. Create this miniature coastal-inspired piece for your home and add a splash of your own creativity using the techniques in our weaving guide.  Then, show off your creation on Instagram using our weaving and tapestry hashtag… Continue reading

Library of weaving techniques

This blog post is sponsored by Wildwoven. Weaving is a gorgeous craft which we’ve featured in multiple mags, so we thought it was about time we make a library of weaving techniques for you all. This guide was made by our good pal Lucy Rowan @peasandneedles and shows you everything from how to warp the loom… Continue reading