Metallic stitched Thank You and New Year greeting cards

Stitch it like you mean it with Genevieve Brading’s metallic hand-stitched cards – a handmade twist on festive greetings. Happy New Year!

How to stitch Zakka style coasters

The kettle’s working overtime this winter, so stitch up a set of Zakka-style coasters and avoid accidentally decorating tables with cup rings. A stack of 4 fabric coasters, tied with baker’s twine or ribbon, would make a sweet housewarming gift, too. Pass us a biccie…

The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show 2015

The Knitting and Stitching Show 2015

Join us at The Spring Knitting and Stitching show 2015 in London, 5-8 March – the perfect place to find inspiration, learn new skills and shop for essential craft supplies…

Craft book review: Folk Art Needlecraft

Folk Art Needlecraft

If we had a magic carpet, we’d travel from 14th-century France to Uzbekistan via India, Sweden and Spain, picking up stitching ideas as we went. Luckily, Clare Youngs’ Folk Art Needlecraft does just that without the need for anything fancier than a needle and thread. Read on for the the full review of Folk Art… Continue reading

How to make watercolour lace statement necklaces

Get revamped Victoriana style with one of Jeska Hearne’s antique lace statement necklaces, updated with splashes of aqua and jewels aplenty