From foxes and deers to unicorns, toucans and even a blobfish, Louise Walker has been knitting up a storm creating her unique yarn kits…
New to knitting? Try our quick and easy knitting project for beginners. Brighten up your winter with these cute colour block mittens. Or, if this pattern doesn’t take your fancy, check out our Ravelry store where there’s loads more warm winter patterns for you to make! Personalise your mitts by embroidering winter florals on the cuffs. And if… Continue reading
If we can’t jet off to some snowy mountain peaks this winter, we can at least knit our own. There’s something of the après ski feel to these fun, knitted wrist warmers – we’re picturing ourselves wearing them while sat in a wooden alpine chalet, sipping on eggnog and eating Christmas biscuits. They were kindly designed… Continue reading
Looking for new hues to your yarn stash? Get on board with the latest DIY (dye it yourself) trend, or check out the amazing ranges created by indie yarn businesses across the UK.
Indie dyer Helen Reed shares how she swapped careers to start The Wool Kitchen from her kitchen sink, filling her life with colour and lustworthy yarns…
Transform a tee into chunky yarn for crochet or knitting with this super-quick tutorial from One Social Girl.
Knitwear designer Keighly Hearty tells us why we should ditch fast fashion and buy cruelty-free products.
If you’re anything like us, you’ll be filling the run-up to Christmas with festive crafting. We’ve rounded up our pick of craft workshops and creative events in November to help you with your seasonal makes. script async defer data-pin-hover=”true” data-pin-tall=”true” data-pin-round=”true” src=”//assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.js”>
We have to confess that we have a bit of a soft spot when it comes to alpacas (just look at their fluffy faces). So we jumped at the chance to tour TOFT UK’s alpaca farm with founder Kerry Lord this Wool Week. Kerry grew up on her family’s alpaca stud farm in the picturesque Warwickshire countryside,… Continue reading
This month’s best photo challenges and hashtags to inspire your social media…