Cloud Craft: a fresh new shop for embroidery supplies

Cloud Craft embroidery supplies shop

Find all your essential embroidery supplies at the new online craft shop, Cloud Craft

Sponsored post: Six craft courses

Looking for inspiration or to learn a new skill? These six craft courses across the UK (and one online) could be just what you’re after.

Lana Knitting

Visit Lana Knitting online for cosy Christmas gift ideas and meet extreme knitter and designer, Claire Nixon at The Woolshops in Halifax for the unveiling and decorating of a 6ft knitted Christmas tree

Win a Boomf box printed with your Instagram pictures

Get your pictures printed on tasty treats with Boomf. For a chance to win a box of IG-printed marshmallows, enter our competition today

Travel sketchbook: Win a Citysketch London

Doodle your way around London with Melissa Wood’s Citysketch series. Enter our competition to win three Citysketch London books

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

Sponsored post: Garden must-haves and where to get them

Get outside and enjoy the fresh air this summer with our pick of must-have garden accessories