Wool Week day 6: Knit fox slippers

Wool Week day 6: Knit fox slippers

Treat your feet to a pair of fox slippers with Louise Walker’s friendly woodland pals.

Correction: Play tent, Mollie Makes 83

Correction: Play tent in Mollie Makes 83

Correction for the play tent in issue 83. We’ve spotted an error in the play tent tutorial in Mollie Makes 83. The eighth bullet point in the materials section should read ‘4.4’ instead of ’14.4’. Sorry for the mistake.

Wool Week day 5: Knit a colour block scarf

How to make a colour block scarf

Add a playful touch to grown up outfits with Ayda Algin’s just-for-us scarf in peach, pistachio and grey.

Wool Week day 4: Knit a chevron cushion

Settle down and get comfy with Leanne Garrity’s knitted intarsia chevron cushion.

Wool Week day 3: Knit cloud wrist warmers

Wool Week day 3: Knit cloud wrist warmers

Keep cosy and take inspiration from wintery skies with Amy Philip’s cloud wrist warmers.

Wool Week day 2: Knit a baby blanket

Wool Week day 2: Knit a baby blanket

Celebrate a little one’s arrival with Sandra van Katwijk’s playful cot blanket.

Wool Week day 1: Crochet a clutch bag

Crochet a clutch bag

Hook yourself the ultimate accessory with Laura Strutt’s tactile textured bag.

WIN an Inntravel rail holiday through Spain

Inn travel competition

Now autumn’s arrived we’ve cosied up next to a warm fire and focused more on our greatest love – crafts (sorry, significant other). But thoughts of summer holidays and sun haven’t totally escaped our minds.

Categorised as: Win

Good read: making for mindfulness

Making for mindfulness, image by Naomi Wilkinson

For years, makers have known about the calming benefits of creating, but how did mindfulness and crafting go mainstream? Lottie Storey finds out.

Happy Wool Week!

Wool Week 2017

Yarn fans, there’s an event this month that’s going to make you feel all warm and woolly inside. The Campaign for Wool’s eighth annual Wool Week runs from 7th – 22nd October, and is all about educating, inspiring and promoting the benefits of the fluffy stuff.