We all know that looking after our planet and living a more sustainable lifestyle is a top priority, but how do we get the younger generation involved? Well, we’re big believers in play, and of course craft, so why not teach kids about the planet by crafting with natural and recycled materials? Here are 7 eco crafts for… Continue reading
Issue 98 features this cute PJ set by the amazing Phoebe Thorpe but due to a printing error, there’s a little mistake with the template at the back. The size in the mag is for a tot ages 2-3 years. In our new set of templates below, we’ve included the full, correct pattern for ages: 6-12… Continue reading
We share 13 websites that kept us curious in 2015
The summer holidays are still a thing, but rainclouds are keeping everyone inside and the kids are getting antsy. These fun crafts for kids are great ways to keep little ones occupied when the weather’s not so hot.
Whether it’s planes, trains or automobiles, keeping kids happy on long journeys is never easy. But with a little cut, stick n’ stitch, these DIY travel toys will help keep the little ones entertained this summer, from Totnes or Torremolinos.
The Paris Sew Social group is hosting a giant sewing pattern giveaway and tell us what it’s like meeting online friends in Paris for a crafty get-together
Quirky unicorns and pretty baby grows: these are the kind of things that make us broody. Etsy seller Kayleigh of Handmade Heart Crafts, also designer of the unicorn hobby horse in issue 54, tells us how suffering from severe sickness kick-started her handmade business.
Browse our playtime crush list for gift ideas for girls including an iced cake handbag and unicorn hobby horse tutorial.
This Panda Mask is a quick printable with big impact. With only a couple of folds, and a few tabs to dab with glue (or double-sided tape: Mari’s preferred quick-fix craft adhesive!) you’ll be able to wear this mask in no time. The only decision to make: what kind of elastic, ribbon, string, or fancy… Continue reading
The Crush Catalogue gets a playful makeover with this series of kids’ bedroom goodies. Sending them to their room will be no punishment once these items move in! Go beyond a spring clean and create a haven for future memories with this cute collection.