Monthly hashtag round-up: October

#ColourMyEveryDay by @adventuresandteaparties pin

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

Mollie Makes 71

The nights are drawing in, there’s the hint of a chill in the air and we’re staring to think about (whisper it) Christmas. Get into the festive spirit with a festive woodland papercut, try appliqué with our bright Christmas present sacks or make a thoughtful gift with a Nordic-inspired quilt. Plus, find everything you need to make a… Continue reading

Mollie Makes 70

Stitch up a bit of woodland magic this month with the latest issue of Mollie Makes. Make a foxy friend in time for autumn, reinvent your summer beach finds, hook a geometric design wall hanging, sew a kitsch-cool unicorn backpack and more. Plus, find everything you need to make a garland of crochet flowers inside every issue! Get your mitts… Continue reading

DIY wreath for the Holidays

Ever wondered what to do with those beautiful, heartfelt Christmas cards when the festive season is over? PaperShaker, a design-led luxury cards company who personalise the memorable moments in life, has the perfect crafty solution to give your cards a second life. PaperShaker shows us how to upcycle Christmas cards and turn them into celebratory New… Continue reading

The Crush Catalogue: Autumn Feeling

The Crush Catalogue - Autumn Feeling

Make a cuppa, wrap up and sink down with this week’s online crush list…

Giant crochet leaf pattern for autumn bunting

autumn crochet leaf pattern

Develop your crochet skills with Messy La’s autumn bunting tutorial – it’s the best crochet leaf pattern since Pinterest began.

Mollie Makes issue 45

Space theme piñatas, woven jewellery, hooded velvet capes, patchwork blankets and many more autumn crafts in Mollie Makes issue 45. Plus, FOUR free gifts inside!

Duplicate stitch: How to embroider patterns on knitwear

Swiss darning - Duplicate stitch heart elbow patches by One Sheepish Girl

Learn how to duplicate stitch with Jessica Joy’s video tutorial and spruce up last year’s snug-as-a-bug knitwear There’s a nip in the air which means it’s time for our yearly ritual of digging out forgotten cardies and fingerless gloves. But fear not, lovelies, we’re here to turn your thoughts to duplicate stitches (or Swiss darning). Will… Continue reading

Dolce & Gabbana Autumn/Winter 2014-15

A peek at Dolce & Gabbana autumn/winter collection inspired by fairytales and woodland whimsy

Inspiration: An autumn getaway

The season’s on the wane… time for one last autumn getaway