The Crush Catalogue: Cool Cacti

Crush Catalogue - Cactus |

We’re obsessing over cool cacti! Browse our crush list for ways to surround yourself with made-to-last versions of the succ-ers

Craft event: Crafty Fox Market

Crafty Fox Spring 2015 Digital flyer

Leave the high street behind and explore what’s on offer at the Crafty Fox Markets in Peckham and Brixton this spring

Just a Card campaign

Just a Card

We’re supporting ‘Just a Card’, a campaign launched by Sarah Hamilton to support independent shops and galleries. Here’s how just a card could change the High Street… “If everyone who’d complimented our beautiful gallery had bought just a card we’d still be open.” That’s the quote that spurred designer and artist Sarah Hamilton on to… Continue reading

Designer Focus: Molla Mills, crochet pattern designer

Mollie Makes monochrome crochet rug pattern | Mollie Makes 44

From turning heads in her DIY outfits to publishing her own books, Molla Mills has never been one to follow the herd. We meet the crochet designer going her own way…

Mollie Makes meets: April Rhodes (Part 1)

April Rhodes dress pattern competition2

Fabric and dress pattern designer, April Rhodes chats to Mollie Makes about The Staple Dress, living on a ranch and making time to discover new things

Designer Focus: Amy Sia, textile designer

Amy Sia marble silk scarf

Once adorning our stationery, marbling is now having a well-deserved revival and Amy Sia’s painted silk scarves are the most vibrant way to dip into the trend

What emojis would look like in real life

Liza Helen Nelson emojis

Love them or hate them, Emojis are making their way into the real world – Liza Helen Nelson is making sure of that

Mollie Makes meets Liberty Print Designer Keighley Shepherdly

Mollie Makes Liberty Interview

What’s it like to work for Liberty? Keighley Shepherdly lets us in on how the design team create the iconic British label’s fabrics

Designer doodles and why you should keep a sketchbook


Scribbles and sketches help evolve ideas – that alone is reason enough to keep a sketchbook. Designer-makers in the crafting world will agree that jotting down your thoughts help you keep track of your progress and firm up loose ideas. You don’t have to be an illustrator to keep a sketchbook, and don’t worry if… Continue reading

Mollie Makes meets: Heather Moore of Skinny laMinx

Heather Moore Skinny laMinx

Meet Heather Moore, the self-taught illustrator and designer behind Skinny laMinx