Dolce & Gabbana Autumn/Winter 2014-15

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

Inspirational embroidered photographs and basic stitch techniques

Embroidered Photography by Mana Morimoto

We love a good mash up of arts and crafts! So we’re taking a closer look at the movers and shakers of embroidered photography, plus we share asuper-useful embroidery stitches guide to get you started

Video: 5 embroidery stitches in one video

Basic embroidery stitches tutorial

Got 5 minutes? Grab your needle, floss and hoopla ready – today we’re learning basic embroidery stitches with Jenny Hart of Sublime Stitching

Tutorial Tuesday: Embroidered notebooks

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Use embroidery to add colour and personality to a plain, old notebook. Make a whole set of embroidered notebooks for all of your organisational needs!

Mollie Makes meets: Alyssa Thomas

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Alyssa Thomas is a graphic designer and illustrator who sells embroidery patterns and fabric for a living. She also knits, crochets and makes short films for fun

Monday moodboard: Ombre

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Inspired by issue 30′s beautiful dip dyed kimono DIY, this week’s moodboard is all about ombre

Mollie Makes: stitching guide

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Learn how to master the French knot, satin stitch, chain stitch and running stitch with our stitching guide

Free craft projects

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Looking for something to craft this weekend? Here’s a roundup of our favourite free DIYs this week

Get the look: Sublime Stitching

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Here’s a moodboard inspired by our latest issue‘s interview with Jenny Hart from Sublime Stitching

Mollie Makes visits Gawthorpe Hall

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We visit Gawthorpe Hall on Embroidery Exploration Day to see their outstanding textiles collection